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General of the Week: Dylan Ritch, ’19

General of the Week: Dylan Ritch, ’19

Ben Soullier

November 6, 2018


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Dylan Ritch, ‘19, was selected as the ODAC Men’s Soccer Player of the Week after scoring one goal and logging one assist in the 3 to 0 victory over Eastern Mennonite University, and helping the team to their unbeaten streak to a program-tying 12th victory during the week ending in October 28. His assist broke the program’s career assist record. Ritch also scored both goals in the 2 to 0 victory over nationally-ranked Virginia Wesleyan University. The Phi sat down with Ritch to talk about his life on and off the field at Washington and Lee.

General of the Week: Megan Engeland, ‘19

General of the Week: Megan Engeland, ‘19

Jimmie Mack Johnson III

October 23, 2018


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Captain Megan Engeland, ‘19, recorded her second-career hat trick in a 4-2 victory over Shenandoah on Oct. 5.

General of the Week: Brooke Donnelly

General of the Week: Brooke  Donnelly

Elly Cosgrove

September 26, 2016


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Phi: How did it feel kicking off your senior season with an undefeated weekend at the Mary Washington Kickoff Classic? Brooke: Honestly, it was actually a fun time because it was my birthday and it was a fun day.  I played all my matches on my birthday, but that first tournament we try really hard no...

General of the Week: Lizzy Stanton, ’17

General of the Week: Lizzy Stanton, ’17

Peter Rathmell

May 9, 2016


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Phi: What went through your head before your record-breaking jump? LS: Obviously I’m not going for breaking the record, I just knew that if I wanted to make it to nationals I would need about two more inches. Phi: What are doing to make up those last two inches? LS: I definitely think I have had th...

General of the Week: Mary-Frances Hall

General of the Week: Mary-Frances Hall

Peter Rathmell

May 4, 2016


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Phi: What was your mindset going into the ODAC tournament? MH: I didn’t like go into the tournament with this idea that I was going to win, I guess. I knew I had been hitting the ball well so I knew that I had a chance so after the first day and I was down by one, I was like winning could be a pos...

General of the Week: Danny Devereux

General of the Week: Danny Devereux

Peter Rathmell

April 4, 2016


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Phi: How did you earn such a huge role in the baseball team in such a short time? DD: I pretty much earned my role by just working hard every day and sticking to the daily grind. Phi: What went through your head when you broke the saves record with a whole month of the season remaining? DD: When ...

Maddy Graves

Maddy Graves

Peter Rathmell

March 28, 2016


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Phi: What has driven your success so far this year? MG: Definitely the coaches help a lot and the upperclassmen are really inspirational and motivational. They always pick me up when I’m down. I wasn’t expecting to play as much early on, so that was a big thing and as a team everyone kind of pick...

General of the Week: Brooke Donnelly

General of the Week: Brooke Donnelly

Peter Rathmell

March 21, 2016


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Phi: What has driven your success so far this year? BD: Part of it is just being an upperclassmen this year. I’ve had a lot of support from the team and we’re really close as a team. I’m not nervous and we’re having fun. Phi: What’s the difference between being an underclassmen and an upperclassm...

General of the Week: Kyle Ruedisili

General of the Week: Kyle Ruedisili

Alden Ewing

March 14, 2016


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Phi: What made you want to start playing baseball? KR: I’ve loved playing ball ever since the tee-ball days with my dad and my older brother, Kody. Phi: Where do you think the team has improved this year? KR: The whole attitude of the team has really improved this year- we have the kind of grou...

General of the Week: Brooke Donnelly

General of the Week: Brooke Donnelly

Peter Rathmell

March 7, 2016


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Phi: What has driven your success so far this year? BD: Part of it is just being an upperclassmen this year. I’ve had a lot of support from the team and we’re really close as a team. I’m not nervous and we’re having fun. Phi: What’s the difference between being an underclassmen and an upperclassm...

General of the Week: Zach Bylykbashi

General of the Week: Zach Bylykbashi

Matt Kaminer

February 17, 2016


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Phi: What did it mean to break the single season win record as a freshman? ZB: To break the single season wins record is pretty special, especially only being a freshman but achieving the record is not one of my goals this season. To me, breaking the record was just something that tells me I’m on the righ...

General of the Week: Elisabeth Holmes

General of the Week: Elisabeth Holmes

Peter Rathmell

February 8, 2016


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Phi: What brought you to W&L? EH: My recruiting trip was probably what really factored in my decision. I came and loved the team and then I just kind of fell in love with the school after that. Phi: What’s changed over your three years? EH: Probably my leadership role on the team, I started o...

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