Athletics Press Releases

W&J Falls to Manchester in NCAA Regional Opener
Wed, May 16 - 10:34 PM Brian Szabo MARIETTA, Ohio – Seventh-seeded Manchester College (Ind.) took advantage of four errors and was issued nine walks during its 13-3 victory over Washington & Jefferson College in the first day of action at the 2012 NCAA Division III...
W&J Men’s Golf Places 34th At NCAA Division III Championship
Wed, May 16 - 6:08 PM W&J Men’s Golf Places 34th At NCAA Division III Championship HOWEY-IN-THE-HILLS, Fla. -- Washington & Jefferson College placed 34th after the second round of the 2012 NCAA Division III Men’s Golf Championship Tournament on...
Colin Izzo Named To PING All-Region Golf Team
Wed, May 16 - 2:26 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – The 2012 Division III PING All-Region Men’s Golf Teams were announced by the Golf Coaches Association of America on Tuesday night and Washington & Jefferson College sophomore Colin Izzo (Longmeadow, Mass./Longmeadow...
W&J Captures Eighth-Straight PAC Men’s All-Sports Trophy
Wed, May 16 - 12:50 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – For the eighth consecutive year, the Washington & Jefferson College has won the Presidents’ Athletic Conference Men’s All-Sports Trophy.  The Presidents’ teams totaled 60.5 points to edge Saint...
W&J Opens NCAA Golf Championship Tournament In 28th Place
Tue, May 15 - 7:08 PM HOWEY-IN-THE-HILLS, Fla. -- Senior Pete Petrides (Steubenville, Ohio/Steubenville) and freshman Matt Stearns (Saegertown, Pa./Saegertown) both shot 78 Tuesday to lead the Washington & Jefferson College men's golf during day one of the 2012...
Dave Trushel Selected As PAC Baseball Pitcher of the Year
Tue, May 15 - 11:35 AM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Washington & Jefferson College senior right-hander Dave Trushel (Bethel Park, Pa./Bethel Park) highlighted 10 Presidents on the 2012 All-Presidents’ Athletic Conference Baseball Team after being selected as the PAC...
Corcoran Wins Javelin At Swarthmore; Jumps Into Nation’s Top 10
Tue, May 15 - 6:46 AM WASHINGTON, Pa.  --  Washington & Jefferson College senior C.J. Corcoran (Harleysville, Pa./Souderton) won the women’s javelin event at the Swarthmore Last Chance Meet on Monday and put herself into position to earn a second-...
Corcoran Wins Javelin At Swarthmore; Jumps Into Nation’s Top 10
Tue, May 15 - 6:46 AM WASHINGTON, Pa.  --  Washington & Jefferson College senior C.J. Corcoran (Harleysville, Pa./Souderton) won the women’s javelin event at the Swarthmore Last Chance Meet on Monday and put herself into position to earn a second-...
W&J Earns At-Large Bid To NCAA Mideast Baseball Regional
Mon, May 14 - 8:43 AM Mideast Regional Bracket Mideast Regional Website (Live Video, Stats and Audio links) WASHINGTON, Pa. – For the third time in the last four years, the Washington & Jefferson College baseball team has earned a bid to the NCAA Division III...
W&J Nipped By Marywood 7-6 In ECAC Women's Lacrosse Semifinals
Sat, May 12 - 7:47 PM SCRANTON, Pa. -- Second-seeded Marywood scored twice in the final five minutes to secure a 7-6 victory over third-seeded Washington & Jefferson on Saturday evening in the semifinals of the 2012 ECAC Mid-Atlantic Women's Lacrosse...
Westminster Defeats W&J For PAC Baseball Championship
Sat, May 12 - 4:39 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Behind a complete game shutout from Vince Iosue, fourth-seeded Westminster downed top-seeded Washington & Jefferson College 6-0 in the championship game of the 2012 Presidents’ Athletic Conference Baseball...
W&J Track & Field Competes At Allegheny Friday
Sat, May 12 - 10:49 AM MEADVILLE, Pa. -- Washington & Jefferson College was one of 60 teams competing at the 2012 Allegheny College Gator Invitational on Friday.  The meet was unscored.  The Presidents were led by third-place finishes from senior C.J....
W&J Track & Field Competes At Allegheny Friday
Sat, May 12 - 10:49 AM MEADVILLE, Pa. -- Washington & Jefferson College was one of 60 teams competing at the 2012 Allegheny College Gator Invitational on Friday.  The meet was unscored.  The Presidents were led by third-place finishes from senior C.J....
W&J Eliminates SVC; Advances To PAC Championship
Fri, May 11 - 9:20 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – The top-seeded Washington & Jefferson College baseball team downed fourth-seeded Saint Vincent 10-4 to advance to the Presidents’ Athletic Conference title game on Saturday at Ross Memorial Park. The 14th-ranked...
No. 14 W&J Avoids PAC Tourney Elimination With 2-1 Victory
Fri, May 11 - 6:25 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- Top-seeded and 14th-ranked Washington & Jefferson avoided elimination from the 2012 Presidents' Athletic Conference Baseball Tournament after holding off third-seeded Thomas More 2-1 on Friday afternoon at Ross Memorial...
No. 14 W&J Falls To Saint Vincent In PAC Tournament Opener
Thu, May 10 - 5:59 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – The top-seeded Washington & Jefferson College baseball team dropped its opening game of the Presidents’ Athletic Conference Tournament by a score of 7-4 to No. 4 seed Saint Vincent at Ross Memorial Park on Thursday...
Women’s Lacrosse Defeats St. Joseph’s In ECAC Quarterfinals 9-7
Wed, May 9 - 4:45 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Washington & Jefferson College advanced to the ECAC Mid-Atlantic Women’s Lacrosse Tournament semifinals for the third consecutive year after topping St. Joseph’s College (Long Island) by a score of 9-7 on...
Rotto And Zur Selected To All-PAC Second Team
Tue, May 8 - 10:53 AM WASHINGTON, Pa. –  Washington & Jefferson College sophomore Madison Rotto (Sarver, Pa./Freeport) and junior Stephanie Zur (Bethel Park, Pa./Bethel Park) received Second Team All-Presidents’ Athletic Conference softball...
W&J Baseball Attains Highest Ranking In School History; McLain Adds Second Weekly Award
Tue, May 8 - 10:40 AM Kyle McLain WASHINGTON, Pa. – The Washington & Jefferson baseball team is ranked 14th in the latest D3baseball.com poll released on Tuesday, the highest ranking in the 122-year history of the sport at the college.  In addition, sophomore third...
W&J Earns Postseason Bid In ECAC Mid-Atlantic Women’s Lacrosse Tournament
Mon, May 7 - 4:46 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- For the third consecutive season, the Washington & Jefferson College women’s lacrosse team has earned a postseason invitation to the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference (ECAC) Mid-Atlantic Tournament.  However,...
Kyle McLain Earns PAC Hitter Of The Week Award
Mon, May 7 - 4:44 PM Kyle McLain WASHINGTON, Pa. – Washington & Jefferson College sophomore third baseman Kyle McLain (East Amherst, N.Y./Canisius) was selected as the Presidents’ Athletic Conference Baseball Hitter of the Week on Monday. McLain hit .533 (16-30)...
W&J Routs Thomas More In Series Finale
Sun, May 6 - 2:59 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Four Washington & Jefferson College pitchers combined to throw a two-hit shutout as the Presidents cruised to an 8-0 victory versus Thomas More in Presidents’ Athletic Conference baseball action from Ross Memorial...
Brady Provides Key Hits As W&J Downs Thomas More
Sat, May 5 - 6:45 PM Scott Brady WASHINGTON, Pa. – Junior center fielder Scott Brady (Allison Park, Pa./Hampton) produced a walkoff, two run single in the bottom of the seventh inning to lift the 18th-ranked Washington & Jefferson College baseball team to a 2-1 victory...
Eddie Nogay And Josh Staniscia Named To Academic All-District Team
Thu, May 3 - 3:03 PM Nogay/Staniscia WASHINGTON, Pa. – Washington & Jefferson College sophomore baseball players Eddie Nogay (Weirton, W. Va./Madonna) and Josh Staniscia (Export, Pa./Franklin Regional) were selected to the Capital One/CoSIDA NCAA Division III Academic All-...
W&J Men’s Lax Scoring Duo Earns All-Landmark Conference Awards
Thu, May 3 - 2:42 PM MADISON, N.J. --  Washington & Jefferson College senior attacker Andrew Wallick (Canton, Ohio/North Canton Hoover) and junior midfielder Joseph Eck (Boise, Idaho, Bishop Kelly) became the first two players in school history to be selected...