Athletics Press Releases

Women's Basketball Hosts Annual Toys for Tots Clinic
Tue, November 26 - 12:27 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. - The Washington & Jefferson women’s basketball team hosted its annual Toys for Tots clinic this past Sunday (Nov. 24) at the Henry Memorial Center. Participants involved in the free clinic were asked to bring toys in lieu...
Strong Night on the Glass Lifts Presidents to First Win
Wed, November 20 - 9:14 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Behind a feverish effort on the glass, the Washington & Jefferson women’s basketball team recorded its first victory of the season Wednesday night at the Henry Memorial Center, a 79-58 triumph over Pitt-Greensburg....
Johns Hopkins Rallies To Defeat W&J Women's Hoops
Mon, November 18 - 12:17 AM BALTIMORE, Md. -- Johns Hopkins rallied from a 10-point halftime deficit and defeated Washington & Jefferson 77-72 Sunday in the consolation game of the Mike Durgala Tournament hosted by the Blue Jays at Goldfarb Gymnasium.  W&J senior...
Women's Basketball Opens Season with 84-70 Loss
Sat, November 16 - 9:47 PM BALTIMORE, Md. – Despite double-doubles from both senior Chelsea Apke (Pittsburgh, Pa./Mt. Lebanon) and junior Valerie Dunlap (Hostetter, Pa./Latrobe), the Washington & Jefferson women’s basketball team opened its 2013-14 season with...
Women's Basketball Season Preview
Fri, November 8 - 4:20 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Washington & Jefferson Head Women’s Basketball Coach Jina DeRubbo will have her team gunning for its 13th Presidents’ Athletic Conference Championship in 2013-14, which would be the programs first since 2006....
Presidents Picked Second in PAC Preseason Head Coaches' Poll
Fri, November 8 - 12:17 PM 2013-14 PAC Women's Basketball Preseason Head Coaches' Poll WASHINGTON, Pa. – With the start of the 2013-14 NCAA Division III college basketball season just over a week away, the Washington & Jefferson women’s basketball team...
PAC Champion Baseball Team Helps W&J Set School Record For Spring Academic Honor Roll
Tue, June 25 - 1:43 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- A school-record 57 Washington & Jefferson College student-athletes were recently named to the 2013 Presidents’ Athletic Conference Academic Honor Roll for the Spring 2013 semester.  Coupled with the 41 honorees from...
W&J Adds Another Trophy To PAC Men’s All-Sports Streak
Thu, May 16 - 4:11 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Washington & Jefferson College claimed its ninth-straight Presidents’ Athletic Conference Men’s All-Sports Trophy during the 2012-13 academic year after the final standings were released by the conference...
W&J Dept. of Athletics Announces Title IX Girls Field Day
Tue, March 26 - 11:44 AM Washington & Jefferson College Title IX Field Day Information WASHINGTON, Pa. -- The Washington & Jefferson College department of athletics has announced that it will celebrate NCAA Division III Week (April 8-14) by hosting a field day for...
Presidents Downed By Swarthmore In ECAC Semifinals
Sat, March 2 - 5:13 PM BETHLEHEM, Pa. – Second-seeded Swarthmore received 21 points from Katie Lytle and advanced to the ECAC Division III Southern Division Women’s Basketball Tournament Championship game after defeating third-seeded Washington & Jefferson...
W&J Faces Swarthmore In ECAC Semifinals
Thu, February 28 - 4:33 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- A berth in the ECAC Division III Southern Division Women’s Basketball  Championship is on the line when third-seeded Washington & Jefferson faces second-seeded Swarthmore in the semifinal round of the tournament on...
Apke’s Late Basket Lifts Presidents Into ECAC Semifinals
Wed, February 27 - 10:29 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- Junior forward Chelsea Apke’s (Pittsburgh, Pa./Mount Lebanon) off-balanced jumper with 4.1 seconds remaining proved to be the game-winning basket as third-seeded Washington & Jefferson College pulled out a 62-59...
W&J Women’s Basketball Set To Face Penn State-Behrend Wednesday
Tue, February 26 - 2:33 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- Third-seeded Washington & Jefferson College hosts sixth-seeded Penn State-Behrend in the quarterfinal round of the ECAC Division III Southern Division Women’s Basketball Tournament on Wednesday at 7:00 pm. W&J (20-8...
W&J Women’s Basketball Earns ECAC Tournament Bid
Mon, February 25 - 6:05 PM ECAC Championship Central WASHINGTON, Pa. — Washington & Jefferson College earned the No. 3 seed for the 2013 ECAC Division III Southern Division Women’s Basketball Championship Tournament on Monday. The Presidents (20-8) will host...
Apke Leads All-Conference Basketball Selections
Mon, February 25 - 12:27 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- Washington & Jefferson College junior forward Chelsea Apke (Pittsburgh, Pa./Mount Lebanon) was named to the All-Presidents’ Athletic Conference First Team, while sophomore center Valerie Dunlap (Hostetter, Pa./Latrobe)...
Thomas More Clips W&J To Claim PAC Championship
Sat, February 23 - 7:31 PM CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky. – Allison Long scored 25 points, including a pair of clutch second-half three-pointers, to lead seventh-ranked and top-seeded Thomas More College to its seventh-straight Presidents’ Athletic Conference women...
W&J Stops Saint Vincent; Advances To PAC Finals
Fri, February 22 - 9:26 PM CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky. – Washington & Jefferson held off a furious Saint Vincent rally during the final 2:41 and advanced to the Presidents’ Athletic Conference Championship with a 76-70 semifinal victory over the second-seeded...
W&J Travels To Kentucky For PAC Women's Tournament Final Four
Wed, February 20 - 3:13 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. - After earning a 59-50 win over Grove City in the quarterfinals, the Washington & Jefferson College women’s basketball team has earned a trip to Crestview Hills, Ky., for this weekend’s Presidents’ Athletic...
Dunlap Pushes Presidents Into PAC Semifinals
Tue, February 19 - 10:46 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- Sophomore center Valerie Dunlap (Hostetter, Pa./Latrobe) totaled 21 points, 14 rebounds and six blocks to help third-seeded Washington & Jefferson College advance to Presidents’ Athletic Conference Women’s...
Presidents To Host Wolverines In PAC Women’s Tournament Quarterfinals
Mon, February 18 - 4:53 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. - For the first time in three years, Washington & Jefferson College will host a quarterfinal-round game in the Presidents’ Athletic Conference Women’s Basketball Tournament when Grove City College travels to the Henry...
Apke And Dunlap Spark W&J To Senior Day Victory
Sat, February 16 - 5:08 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- Junior forward Chelsea Apke (Pittsburgh, Pa./Mount Lebanon) and sophomore center Valerie Dunlap (Hostetter, Pa./Latrobe) both scored 24 points to lead Washington & Jefferson College to an 81-66 Presidents’ Athletic...
W&J To Honor Seniors Against Bethany Saturday
Fri, February 15 - 12:04 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. –  The regular season concludes for Washington & Jefferson and Bethany when the teams meet on Saturday at the Henry Memorial Center for a Presidents’ Athletic Conference doubleheader (Women 2:00 pm; Men 4:00 pm...
W&J Downs Geneva For Third-Straight Win
Wed, February 13 - 8:32 PM BEAVER FALLS, Pa. -- The Washington & Jefferson College women's basketball team defeated Geneva for the fifth consecutive time, downing the Golden Tornadoes 62-44 in PAC action on Wednesday evening. The Presidents' victory, coupled with...
Three W&J Basketball Players Among National Leaders
Tue, February 12 - 2:59 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- A trio of Washington & Jefferson College women’s basketball players rank among the top 50 in NCAA Division III in numerous individual categories. Sophomore center Valerie Dunlap (Hostetter, Pa./Latrobe) is 15th in blocks...
W&J Faces Final Road Test At Geneva Wednesday
Mon, February 11 - 2:43 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. –  Washington & Jefferson College closes out the road portion of its regular-season schedule with a Presidents’ Athletic Conference basketball doubleheader in Beaver Falls against Geneva on Wednesday (Women, 5:30...