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Leadership and chemistry propel lacrosse in ODACs

Photo courtesy of W&L Sports Info.

Caroline Blackmon

May 9, 2016

Team chemistry has led the Washington and Lee University men’s lacrosse team through this season and on to the ODAC championship game. After easily handling rival Hampton-Sydney 14-6 in the conference semi-finals, the Generals will now face the defending ODAC champions, Lynchburg College. “We found...

Men’s lax goes on the offensive

In his rookie season, A.J. Witherell, ’19, leads the team in both goals and points while being second in shooting percentage. Photo courtesy of W&L Sports Info.

Claude Miller

March 28, 2016

The Washington and Lee men’s lacrosse team is off to a hot start this season, winning six of their first eight games. The team success has been fueled by terrific offensive performances.  Attacker A.J. Witherell, ’19, leads the team in both goals and points with 17 and 21 respectively.  He is als...

Men’s Lax buries Mary Washington

Chris Comerford, ‘17, has scored multiple goals in each of the team’s past two games. Photo courtesy of W&L Sports Info.

Generalssports.com

March 14, 2016

A.J. Witherell, ‘19, tallied five goals and one assist to lead the Washington and Lee men’s lacrosse team to an 11-6 victory over Mary Washington on March 9. The Generals jumped out to a 4-0 lead following one quarter after Witherell notched two goals in the opening 15 minutes of play.  Attackman...

Men’s lacrosse fired up for season

Last season’s loss to Christopher Newport University is the only time the Generals have ever lost to CNU. Photo courtesy of W&L Sports Info.

Alex Niemann

February 8, 2016

With the season less than a week away, the Washington and Lee men’s lacrosse team is already looking forward toward the one goal it did not achieve last season: its first ODAC title in seven years. Even with early season games right around the corner, the team has its sights focused on being the bes...

Generals rally to win sixth straight Lee-Jackson Classic

A member of the Generals Men's Lacrosse team  in a game last year. Photo courtesy of W&L Sports Information.

Conor Habiger

November 2, 2015

Attackman Chris Comerford, ’17, rattled off five goals and recorded an assist while goalie Wyatt Devine, ’16, made 11 saves, as the Generals created a 17-12 lead late to pull away from Virginia Military Institute in the annual Lee-Jackson Classic on Oct. 23. VMI’s Eric Shaver, ‘17, scored thre...

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