Athletics Press Releases

W&J Athletics -- Top 10 Moments Of 2013
Thu, December 19 - 2:24 PM The W&J sports information office has produced a list of what we believe are the top 10 moments for Presidents' athletics during the 2013 calendar year.  Relive one of the most entertaining years in W&J sports history...great...
Beaudoin Lands All-Region Selection
Tue, November 19 - 4:36 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Following a career-best goal and scoring season, Washington & Jefferson junior forward Catherine Beaudoin (Barkhamsted, Conn./North Western Regional) earned a selection to the 2013 Longstreth/NFHCA Division III All‐Region...
Beaudoin Leads Presidents On All-Empire 8 Team
Tue, November 12 - 1:09 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Washington & Jefferson College junior midfielder Catherine Beaudoin (Barkhamsted, Conn./North Western Regional) was selected to the First Team All-Empire 8 Conference Field Hockey Team on Tuesday. Beaudoin earned the...
Beaudoin Nets Hat Trick in Season Finale Victory
Sat, November 2 - 3:34 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Junior Catherine Beaudoin (Barkhamsted, Conn./North Western Regional) registered her first career hat trick as the Washington & Jefferson field hockey team took down Nazareth 4-1 on Senior Day Saturday afternoon at...
Presidents Cruise To 6-1 Victory In West Virginia
Thu, October 31 - 9:44 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Freshman forward Amanda Steffey (Irwin, Pa./Penn-Trafford) scored four goals and added one assist to lead Washington & Jefferson past Bethany 6-1 in non-conference field hockey action on Thursday night at Bison Stadium....
Utica Edges W&J In New York
Sat, October 26 - 2:32 PM UTICA, N.Y. – Alaina Stojkovski scored with 23 minutes remaining to lift Utica to a 1-0 Empire 8 Conference field hockey victory over Washington & Jefferson on Saturday afternoon. The Pioneers (13-3, 6-1), who sit in second place in the E8...
Beaudoin Nets Lone Goal; Presidents Top FSU 1-0
Wed, October 23 - 10:25 PM FROSTBURG, Md. -- Junior midfielder Catherine Beaudoin (Barkhamsted, Conn./North Western Regional) scored the only goal of the match midway through the first half to lead Washington & Jefferson's 1-0 non-conference field hockey victory...
Presidents Hold Off Bombers In E8 Action
Sat, October 19 - 1:33 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- Senior defender Tori Patrick (State College, Pa./State College) set up both Washington & Jefferson goals during the first half and the Presidents held off a late Ithaca flurry to earn a 2-1 Empire 8 field hockey triumph on...
Beaudoin's Tallies Lead Presidents Past Eagles
Tue, October 15 - 8:00 PM HUNTINGDON, Pa. -- Junior Catherine Beaudoin (Barkhamsted, Conn./North Western Regional) scored both goals eight minutes apart in the second half to help Washington & Jefferson field hockey end a two-match losing streak following a 2-1 victory...
Elmira Shocks W&J In Overtime
Sat, October 12 - 11:48 PM ELMIRA, N.Y. -- McKenna Light scored off a rebound just over two minutes into overtime to lift Elmira to a 2-1 Empire 8 Conference field hockey victory over Washington & Jefferson on Saturday afternoon.  The Eagles (3-7, 1-4 E8) pulled out...
Cardinals Blank Presidents In Pittsford
Sat, October 5 - 1:10 PM PITTSFORD, N.Y. – St. John Fisher scored all three of its goals during a five-minute span in the first half and earned a 3-0 Empire 8 Conference field hockey victory over Washington & Jefferson on Saturday afternoon at Growney Stadium. The...
Taglieri’s Late Goal Gives Presidents 1-0 Triumph
Sat, September 28 - 6:33 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Junior midfielder Gina Taglieri (Huntington Beach, Calif./Huntington Beach) slammed home a shot with 5:38 remaining to give Washington & Jefferson a 1-0 Empire 8 field hockey win over Hartwick Saturday morning on...
Freshmen Once Again Power Presidents In 3-1 Win
Wed, September 25 - 9:48 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- Freshmen Amanda Steffey (Irwin, Pa./Penn-Trafford) and Kelly Knisel (Weatogue, Conn./Simsbury) scored nine minutes apart to start the second half and fuel Washington & Jefferson's 3-1 field hockey win over Wilson on...
Shenandoah Blanks W&J In Virginia
Sun, September 22 - 4:12 PM WINCHESTER, Va. -- Kelani Bailey scored both Shenandoah goals as the Hornets defeated Washington & Jefferson 2-0 in field hockey non-conference action Sunday afternoon.  Bailey struck first 11 minutes in and then added her second tally five...
Second Half Goals Lift W&J over Houghton 2-0
Sat, September 21 - 3:33 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – On a rainy afternoon at Cameron Stadium, the Washington & Jefferson field hockey team shutout visiting Houghton 2-0 for the Presidents' sixth win of the 2013 season. A back-and-forth defensive battle for most of...
W&J Defense Blanks Fighting Scots During 1-0 Win
Wed, September 18 - 9:02 PM WOOSTER, Ohio -- The Washington & Jefferson College field hockey defense held the College of Wooster to only a pair of shots and junior midfielder Catherine Beaudoin (Barkhamsted, Conn./North Western Regional) scored the lone goal as the...
High-Scoring First Half Leads Ducks Past Presidents
Sat, September 14 - 10:01 PM HOBOKEN, N.J. – Megan Traub scored three times during a nine-minute span in the first half to help Stevens earn a 5-1 Empire 8 field hockey victory over Washington & Jefferson on Saturday afternoon.  The Ducks (2-2, 1-0 E8) led 4-0 at...
W&J Holds Bethany Without Shot Attempt During 5-0 Win
Thu, September 12 - 9:10 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Senior forward Catherine Villa (Poway, Calif./Poway) and freshman forward Amanda Steffey (Irwin, Pa./Penn-Trafford) both scored two goals to lift the Washington & Jefferson field hockey squad to a 5-0 shutout of Bethany...
W&J Blanks Wittenberg 4-0 At Cameron Stadium
Sun, September 8 - 3:27 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- Four different Presidents scored goals and sophomore goalie Morgan Brozena (Telford, Pa./Souderton) earned a shutout after making five saves during Washington & Jefferson's 4-0 victory over Wittenberg on Sunday afternoon...
SUNY-Geneseo Nips Presidents Late
Sat, September 7 - 4:01 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- Liz Doherty scored off a penalty corner pass from Kayla DeAngelis with 8:31 remaining to give SUNY-Geneseo a 3-2 field hockey victory over Washington & Jefferson on Saturday afternoon at Cameron Stadium.  The Presidents (...
Gina Taglieri Named Empire 8 Player of the Week
Tue, September 3 - 3:10 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Washington & Jefferson College junior midfielder Gina Taglieri (Huntington Beach, Calif./Huntington Beach) scored three goals during the opening weekend and has been selected as the Empire 8 Conference Field Hockey...
Presidents Once Again Score Five To Defeat Yeowomen
Sun, September 1 - 8:24 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Junior midfielder Catherine Beaudoin (Barkhamsted, Conn./North Western Regional) netted a pair of goals as Washington & Jefferson improved to 2-0 following a 5-1 victory over Oberlin on Sunday evening at Cameron Stadium....
W&J Scores Five In Season Debut To Top Ladies
Fri, August 30 - 10:19 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Washington & Jefferson College junior midfielder Gina Taglieri (Huntington Beach, Calif./Huntington Beach) scored two goals and assisted on another as the Presidents earned a 5-3 season-opening field hockey victory over...
W&J Field Hockey Picked Third in Empire 8 Preseason Poll
Fri, August 23 - 10:11 AM WASHINGTON, Pa. – The Washington & Jefferson field hockey team is slated to finish third in the Empire 8 Conference preseason head coaches poll which was announced on Friday. The Presidents nabbed 34 points in the vote, to land in the...
2013 Field Hockey Season Preview
Mon, August 19 - 11:51 AM As preseason gets underway, the Washington & Jefferson College field hockey team preps for a return to the NCAA Division III Tournament, which they qualified for in 2011 for the first time in program history. Seventh-year Head Coach Jomara...