Athletics Press Releases

Presidents Cruise Past Chatham 69-37
Sat, February 9 - 6:36 PM PITTSBURGH, Pa. -- Washington & Jefferson College limited Chatham to 17 percent shooting (11-62) and forced 22 turnovers en route to a 69-37 Presidents' Athletic Conference women's basketball victory Saturday in Pittsburgh. W&J (16-7...
Women's Basketball Visits Pittsburgh To Face Chatham Saturday
Fri, February 8 - 1:41 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- The Washington & Jefferson College basketball team looks to remain unbeaten all-time against Chatham when it faces the Cougars for the 20th time in history on Saturday afternoon at 2:00 pm. With a victory, W&J (15-7, 10-5...
Jina DeRubbo Earns 300th Career Victory
Wed, February 6 - 11:30 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- Head Women’s Basketball Coach Jina DeRubbo won the 300th game of her 16-year career Wednesday night as Washington & Jefferson College downed Grove City College 69-50 at the Henry Memorial Center. A total of 169 of...
W&J Eyes PAC Tournament Seeding During Regular-Season Homestretch
Tue, February 5 - 4:50 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. –  Both Washington & Jefferson and Grove City will focus on solidifying seeding in the Presidents’ Athletic Conference basketball tournaments with less than two weeks remaining in the regular season when the...
W&J Falls To Ninth-Ranked Thomas More
Sat, February 2 - 7:14 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- Allison Long scored 20 points to lead ninth-ranked Thomas More to a 77-53 victory over Washington & Jefferson College in Presidents’ Athletic Conference women’s basketball action from the Henry Memorial Center on...
Abraham Selected To Capital One Academic Team
Thu, January 31 - 4:46 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- Washington & Jefferson College senior guard Emily Abraham (Canfield, Ohio/Boardman) was named to the CoSIDA/Capital One Academic All-District Women’s Basketball Team on Thursday. Abraham owns a 3.95 grade-point average...
DeRubbo Goes For Career Win No. 300 Against Thomas More Saturday
Thu, January 31 - 4:41 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Washington & Jefferson College Head Women’s Basketball Coach Jina DeRubbo aims for the 300th victory of her career when Thomas More visits the Henry Memorial Center for a Presidents’ Athletic Conference...
Apke And Dunlap Lead W&J To Victory At Waynesburg
Wed, January 30 - 8:46 PM WAYNESBURG, Pa. – Junior forward Chelsea Apke (Pittsburgh, Pa./Mount Lebanon) and sophomore center Valerie Dulap (Hostetter, Pa./Latrobe) combined for 45 points and 25 rebounds, leading Washington & Jefferson College past Waynesburg 56-51...
W&J Visits Rival Waynesburg Wednesday
Tue, January 29 - 10:47 AM WASHINGTON, Pa. – The Washington & Jefferson College basketball teams make the short trip to Waynesburg on Wednesday for a Presidents’ Athletic Conference basketball doubleheader against the Yellow Jackets. The women’s game...
Late Scoring Run Helps W&J Top Thiel
Sat, January 26 - 5:09 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- A 10-0 Washington & Jefferson College run with under three minutes to play helped the Presidents push past Thiel for a 73-67 Presidents’ Athletic Conference women’s basketball victory on Saturday at the Henry...
Presidents Host Tomcats On Basketball Alumni Day Saturday
Fri, January 25 - 11:11 AM WASHINGTON, Pa. – The Washington & Jefferson College basketball squads host Thiel College on Saturday at the Henry Memorial Center.  Before the Presidents’ Athletic Conference doubleheader begins, both programs will hold alumni...
Saint Vincent Edges W&J Late 62-52
Wed, January 23 - 9:35 PM LATROBE, Pa. -- Saint Vincent outscored Washington & Jefferson 13-2 in the final six minutes and 16 seconds to earn a 62-52 PAC women’s basketball victory on Wednesday evening at the Carey Center. Devin McGrath scored 22 points to lead the...
W&J Looks To Bounce Back At Saint Vincent
Mon, January 21 - 4:04 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. –  Following a pair of losses to Westminster on Saturday, Washington & Jefferson will try to rebound when visiting Latrobe Wednesday night, for a Presidents’ Athletic Conference basketball doubleheader against...
Titans Snap Presidents' Four-Game Streak
Sat, January 19 - 8:27 PM NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. -- Westminster owned a 45-28 rebounding advantage and held Washington & Jefferson to 33 percent shooting on Saturday as the Titans defeated the Presidents 59-48 in PAC women's basketball action at Buzz Ridl Gymnasium....
Presidents Go For Season Sweep Of Westminster Saturday
Thu, January 17 - 5:13 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – The Washington & Jefferson College basketball teams open the second half of Presidents’ Athletic Conference play on Saturday at Westminster with both teams aiming for a sweep of the season series. On November 28 in...
Balanced Effort Leads W&J To Rout Of Geneva
Wed, January 16 - 9:05 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- Six players scored at least eight points to lead the Washington & Jefferson College women’s basketball team to a 70-41 victory over Geneva at the Henry Memorial Center on Wednesday night. W&J (12-4, 7-2), which shot...
Chelsea Apke Named PAC Player Of The Week
Mon, January 14 - 3:35 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- Washington & Jefferson College junior forward Chelsea Apke (Pittsburgh, Pa./Mount Lebanon) was selected as the Presidents’ Athletic Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week on Monday. Apke helped the...
Presidents Top Bethany For Third-Straight Win
Sat, January 12 - 5:23 PM BETHANY, W. Va. – Junior forward Chelsea Apke (Pittsburgh, Pa./Mount Lebanon) posted 19 points and a career-high 16 rebounds to lift the Washington & Jefferson College women’s basketball team to its third consecutive victory by a...
W&J Basketball Teams Aim To Continue Winning Ways At Bethany
Fri, January 11 - 1:54 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. –  After sweeping a Presidents’ Athletic Conference basketball doubleheader at Grove City on Wednesday, Washington & Jefferson College looks to keep that momentum going when facing Bethany on Saturday afternoon....
Presidents Earn Road Victory At Grove City
Wed, January 9 - 9:20 PM GROVE CITY, Pa. – The Washington & Jefferson College women’s basketball team won for the fourth time in its last five games, downing Grove City 54-40 on Wednesday night at Grove City College Arena. The Presidents, who never...
W&J Begins Weeklong Trip At Grove City Wednesday
Mon, January 7 - 4:48 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. –  The Washington & Jefferson College basketball teams open a two-game road swing when visiting Grove City for a Presidents’ Athletic Conference doubleheader on Wednesday. The W&J men will be looking for a...
Strong Defensive Effort Pushes W&J Past Chatham
Sat, January 5 - 5:00 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- Washington & Jefferson College limited Chatham to 16 percent (8-49) shooting and forced 28 turnovers during a 61-27 Presidents’ Athletic Conference women’s basketball victory at the Henry Memorial Center on...
W&J Aims To Continue Dominance Of Chatham Saturday
Thu, January 3 - 4:27 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- The Washington & Jefferson College women’s basketball team looks to remain unbeaten all-time against Chatham University when it hosts the Cougars at 2:00 pm on Saturday at the Henry Memorial Center. The Presidents (8-4,...
Second Half Three-Pointers Spark WU’s 71-57 Win Over W&J
Wed, January 2 - 11:21 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- Elaine Hasek scored 14 points and grabbed eight rebounds to lead Waynesburg to a 71-57 PAC women’s basketball victory over Washington & Jefferson on Wednesday evening at the Henry Memorial Center. The Yellow Jackets (4-8...
Presidents Top OWU 71-66; Apke and Seamon Named All-Tournament
Sun, December 30 - 7:02 PM DELAWARE, Ohio -- Junior forward Chelsea Apke (Pittsburgh, Pa./Mt. Lebanon) posted her second-straight double-double with 22 points and 11 rebounds to power Washington & Jefferson past host Ohio Wesleyan 71-66 Sunday afternoon at the Hoops For...