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Field hockey senior earns national honors

MacDonald, ‘16, is the third General to participate in the game in the past two seasons. Photo courtesy of W&L Sports Info.

Alex Niemann

November 9, 2015

Field hockey captain Charlotte MacDonald, ‘16, was selected to play in the National Field Hockey Coaches Association Senior Game on Nov. 21. The senior forward was one of only 30 players nationwide to be selected for the game. “I’m really excited about it, it’s a big honor,” MacDonald said. ...

Field Hockey wins four straight games

First-year forward Haley Tucker.
Photo courtesy of W&L Sports 

W&L Sports Information

October 12, 2015

The Washington and Lee field hockey team scored three second-half goals en route to a 4-0 victory at Eastern Mennonite on Saturday. The Generals (7-5, 3-0 ODAC) held a 1-0 lead entering intermission, and then first-year midfielder Audrey Brady (Far Hills, N.J./Brooks School) stuffed in a rebound to...

General of the week: Maggie Waxter

General of the week: Maggie Waxter

Caroline Blackmon

October 5, 2015

Phi: Was that the first time you’ve scored a hat trick? What did it feel like? MW: No, I scored one last year. Three goals don’t happen that much in field hockey be- cause it’s such a low scoring game, so the team always gets very excited. Phi: Do you have any pregame rituals/habits? MW: A...

Fall sports preview: A sneak peek at field hockey

The 2015 Field Hockey team was ranked 4th overall in the ODAC’s pre-season poll. Photo courtesy of W&L Sports Info.

Alex Niemann

September 21, 2015

The women of the Washington and Lee field hockey team are not willing to settle for its pre-season ODAC rank of fourth. In fact, they aim to take the conference title this year. “We’re excited this year,” Captain Charlotte MacDonald, ‘16, said. “Our new head coach, [Gina Wills], has really...

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