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...
ECAC Selects Holly Shipley As Women's Soccer All-Star
Mon, December 16 - 1:01 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. - Washington & Jefferson College senior forward Holly Shipley (Scottdale, Pa./Southmoreland) recently capped a record-breaking career with a first-team selection to the 2013 ECAC Division III Women’s Soccer South All-Star...
Shipley Selected to Third All-Region Team
Wed, December 4 - 11:29 AM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Following a stellar senior season, Washington & Jefferson College women’s soccer forward Holly Shipley (Scottdale, Pa./Southmoreland) earned a spot on the NSCAA/Continental Tire NCAA Division III Women’s All-...
Shipley Collects Second PAC Player of the Year Honor; Three Named All-Conference
Tue, November 12 - 3:52 PM All-PAC Women's Soccer Teams WASHINGTON, Pa. – Washington & Jefferson senior forward Holly Shipley (Scottdale, Pa./Southmoreland) was named the 2013 Presidents’ Athletic Conference Women’s Soccer Player of the Year...
Follen and Shipley Sweep Weekly Conference Awards
Mon, November 4 - 3:37 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Senior Holly Shipley (Scottdale, Pa./Southmoreland) and junior Mattie Follen (Moon, Pa./Moon) of the Washington & Jefferson women’s soccer team swept the final Presidents’ Athletic Conference Player of the...
Shipley Ties Career Goal Record As Presidents End Season With 4-0 Win
Sat, November 2 - 10:10 PM GREENVILLE, Pa. -- Senior forward Holly Shipley (Scottdale, Pa./Southmoreland) notched her fifth career hat trick, including her second in as many games, and tied the Washington & Jefferson women's soccer career goal record during the...
Presidents Blank Bethany on the Road
Tue, October 29 - 5:09 PM BETHANY, W. Va. – Senior Holly Shipley (Scottdale, Pa./Southmoreland) registered her fourth career hat trick as the Washington & Jefferson women’s soccer team blanked Bethany 4-0 Tuesday afternoon on the road. Shipley began the...
Shipley's Five-Point Game Not Enough for W&J Against Waynesburg
Sat, October 26 - 7:07 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Taylor Bombalski’s header off a corner kick with eight seconds remaining in overtime lifted Waynesburg past the Washington & Jefferson women’s soccer team 4-3 Saturday afternoon at Alexandre Stadium. W&J...
Conference Leader Thomas More Blanks Presidents 2-0
Wed, October 23 - 6:25 PM CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky. – The Washington & Jefferson women’s soccer team lost a 2-0 match Wednesday afternoon on the road against Presidents’ Athletic Conference leader and 20th-ranked Thomas More. The Saints (12-1-2, 6-0 PAC...
Wolverines Come Out Ahead in Double OT Thriller
Sat, October 19 - 7:49 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Grove City’s leading scorer Becky McManus, tallied the game-winning goal with 4:40 remaining in the second overtime to send the Wolverines home with a 3-2 Presidents’ Athletic Conference win over the Washington...
Shipley Nets No. 50 in Landslide Victory Over Chatham
Tue, October 15 - 10:12 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Washington & Jefferson College senior forward Holly Shipley (Scottdale, Pa./Southmoreland) netted her 50th career goal, before tacking on her 51st and 52nd, in an 8-0 rout of Chatham Tuesday night in...
Late Second Half Goal Pushes W&J Past Geneva
Sat, October 12 - 5:25 PM BEAVER FALLS, Pa. – Senior Dani Span’s (Baden, Pa./Quigley Catholic) game-winning tally in the 80th minute pushed the Washington & Jefferson women’s soccer team to a 2-1 victory over Geneva Saturday afternoon in Presidents...
Offense Shines in 4-0 Rout of Saint Vincent
Tue, October 8 - 10:11 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Stellar offensive play led the Washington & Jefferson women’s soccer team to its first Presidents’ Athletic Conference win of the season, a 4-0 triumph over Saint Vincent Tuesday night at Alexandre Stadium. W...
Titans Snap W&J's Five-Game Win Streak
Sat, October 5 - 3:42 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – An early Westminster goal put an end to the Washington & Jefferson women’s soccer team’s five-game win streak Saturday afternoon at Alexandre Stadium. The Titans took the Presidents’ Athletic Conference...
Kinyon Selected As PAC Defensive Player of Week
Mon, September 30 - 4:12 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. - Washington & Jefferson College junior goalkeeper Morgan Kinyon (Stockton, Calif./Oakdale) was named the Presidents’ Athletic Conference Women’s Soccer Defensive Player/Goalkeeper of the Week on Monday by the...
Skovira's Late Goal Runs W&J's Win Streak to Five
Wed, September 25 - 9:47 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Sophomore Hayley Skovira’s (Scottdale, Pa./Southmoreland) header in the 83rd minute lifted the Washington & Jefferson women’s soccer team to a 1-0 win over visiting Penn State-Behrend Wednesday night, the team...
Win Streak Reaches Four For W&J Women's Soccer
Sat, September 21 - 6:13 PM STEUBENVILLE, Ohio -- Senior forward Holly Shipley (Scottdale, Pa./Southmoreland) scored two goals to help Washington & Jefferson raise its women's soccer win streak to four matches following a 4-0 victory over Franciscan Saturday afternoon...
Rajan's OT Game Winner Gives Curtis Win #200
Wed, September 18 - 8:29 PM MARIETTA, Ohio -- Senior forward Bianca Rajan (Haiku, Hawaii/King Kekaulike) scored just over eight minutes into overtime to give Washington & Jefferson a 2-1 women's soccer triumph over Marietta on Wednesday afternoon.  The win was a...
Shipley Selected PAC Women's Soccer Player of Week
Mon, September 16 - 4:26 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Senior Holly Shipley (Scottdale, Pa./Southmoreland) of the Washington & Jefferson women’s soccer team, has added another accolade to her ever-growing collection after earning Presidents’ Athletic Conference...
Lockard's First Career Goal Sends W&J to 2-1 Win
Sun, September 15 - 5:12 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Freshman Mariah Lockard’s (Pittsburgh, Pa./Penn Hills) first collegiate goal in the second half of a tie game lifted the Washington & Jefferson women’s soccer team to a 2-1 win over visiting Penn State Altoona...
Six Goals Lead Presidents to First Win of the Fall
Fri, September 13 - 10:22 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – A six-goal outburst led the Washington & Jefferson College women’s soccer team to its first win of the season Friday night at Alexandre Stadium after routing Pitt-Greensburg 6-1. The Presidents (1-4) dominated ...
First Half Goals Push Carnegie Mellon Past W&J
Wed, September 11 - 10:35 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – The Washington & Jefferson women’s soccer team battled hard against No. 17 Carnegie Mellon Wednesday night, but two first-half goals pushed CMU past W&J 2-1. Much of the first half was a defensive scuffle back...
Ohio Wesleyan Shuts Out W&J 1-0
Sat, September 7 - 6:21 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – For the second consecutive game, the Washington & Jefferson women’s soccer team was kept off the scoreboard, suffering a 1-0 loss to Ohio Wesleyan Saturday afternoon. The Presidents begin the year 0-3 while the...
Presidents Shutout On The Road
Tue, September 3 - 9:02 PM FROSTBURG, Md. – Playing in its first road game of the season, the Washington & Jefferson women’s soccer team dropped a 3-0 match to Frostburg State Tuesday night. The Bobcats (1-1) got on the board nearly six minutes into the game...
Women's Soccer Suffers Season Opening Setback
Sun, September 1 - 9:01 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – The Washington & Jefferson women’s soccer team suffered a 2-1 setback to visiting Wooster in the season opener Sunday night at Alexandre Stadium. The Fighting Scots (2-0) used a solid offensive opening half to...