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Men’s golf rallies to win ODAC title

Men’s golf rallies to win ODAC title

Alex Niemann

May 4, 2016

After starting the tournament in third, the men's golf team took the lead on the second day of competition to win the program's seventeenth conference title

Women’s cross country reclaims top spot at ODACs

Women’s cross country reclaims top spot at ODACs

Claude Miller

November 9, 2015

After a three-year drought, the Women’s Cross Country team brought the title of ODAC Champions back to Lexington. The Generals placed first out of the ten teams that competed in the Halloween race at Bridgewater College. The win marks their fifteenth title in the team’s thirty years competing. After ...

Football dominates opponents, runs historic win streak to nine games

Football dominates opponents, runs historic win streak to nine games

Kenta Sayama

November 9, 2015

Busting out the gates on a nine-game win streak, the Washington and Lee football team is having an historically successful season. The team is having its best season since the 1960’s, said quarterback Charlie Nelson, ’17.  The Generals attribute the sudden success to experience and confidence. “Th...

General of the Week: Walker Brand, ’18

General of the Week: Walker Brand, ’18

Alden Ewing

November 9, 2015

Phi: What made you want to start playing football? Walker Brand: I think the natural instinct of any young boy to hit someone kicked in.  Also, going to my older brother’s football games had an impact.  But as far as I can remember I have always had a football in my hand, so I just ran with it. Phi:  Why do yo...

Men’s XC sprints to first ODAC title in eight years

Men’s XC sprints to first ODAC title in eight years

Caroline Blackmon

November 9, 2015

For the first time in eight years, the Washington and Lee University’s Men’s Cross Country Team won the ODAC championship.The team had high expectations and goals from the beginning of the year about what it could accomplish, according to Head Coach Brandon Spalding. “Even though a couple things didn’t...

Staying on the ball: The Phi checks in with Generals Soccer

Staying on the ball: The Phi checks in with Generals Soccer

Mac Trammell

September 21, 2015

Combo of young talent, veteran experience defines 2015 men's soccer team The Washington & Lee men’s soccer team looks to improve its offense in hope of making the NCAA tournament by season’s end. The Generals started the season 2-2-1, registering wins against Greensboro College and Southern Vi...

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