Athletics Press Releases

W&J Escapes Second Half Westminster Rally
Sat, January 25 - 4:37 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. –A short jumper by Chelsea Apke (Pittsburgh, Pa./Mt. Lebanon) with 14 seconds remaining secured a 76-73 Presidents’ Athletic Conference win for the Washington & Jefferson women’s basketball team over visiting...
100-year Celebration Part of W&J-Westminster Basketball Doubleheader
Fri, January 24 - 4:15 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. –  A celebration of 100 years of Washington & Jefferson College men’s basketball highlights the doubleheader versus Westminster that will take place at the Henry Memorial Center on Saturday.  The women...
Presidents Dominate Geneva 91-47 for PAC Win
Wed, January 22 - 10:47 PM BEAVER FALLS, Pa. – An all-around dominating performance on the hardwood by the Washington & Jefferson women’s basketball team produced an easy 91-47 Presidents’ Athletic Conference win at Geneva Wednesday night. The Presidents...
Apke's 25-Point, 15-Rebound Afternoon Lifts W&J to 76-59 PAC Win
Sat, January 18 - 6:30 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Behind 25 points and 15 rebounds from senior Chelsea Apke (Pittsburgh, Pa./Mt. Lebanon), the Washington & Jefferson College women’s basketball team earned a 76-59 Presidents’ Athletic Conference victory...
W&J Downs Grove City At Henry 63-50
Wed, January 15 - 10:07 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – The Washington & Jefferson women’s basketball team forced 23 Grove City turnovers Wednesday night at the Henry Memorial Center and earned a 63-50 Presidents’ Athletic Conference win over the visiting...
Long Stretch At Henry For W&J Basketball Begins Wednesday
Tue, January 14 - 12:57 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. –  The Washington & Jefferson College basketball teams begin a stretch of six home doubleheaders in the next 20 days Wednesday night when Grove City comes to the Henry Memorial Center (Women, 6:00 pm; Men, 8:00 pm)....
Presidents Snap Two-Game Losing Streak With Win at Chatham
Sat, January 11 - 5:57 PM PITTSBURGH, Pa. – A balanced offensive showing led the Washington & Jefferson women’s basketball team to a 70-51 Presidents’ Athletic Conference win Saturday at Chatham, snapping a two-game losing streak. Right from the start...
W&J Women’s Hoops Hopes To Regroup Saturday At Chatham
Thu, January 9 - 3:20 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. –  After suffering back-to-back Presidents’ Athletic Conference losses, the Washington & Jefferson College women’s basketball team looks to get back on track when visiting Chatham Saturday at 2:00 pm. The...
Waynesburg Outshoots Presidents In Second Half To Earn 10-point Triumph
Wed, January 8 - 10:57 PM WAYNESBURG, Pa. -- Waynesburg shot 57 percent in the second half (16-of-28) and overcame a three-point halftime deficit to post a 77-67 PAC women's basketball victory over Washington & Jefferson Wednesday evening at the Rudy Marisa...
PAC Play Continues With Trip to Waynesburg
Wed, January 8 - 3:43 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – With Presidents’ Athletic Conference play back in full swing, the Washington & Jefferson men’s and women’s basketball teams travel to nearby Waynesburg to take on the rival Yellow Jackets this evening....
Saints Knock Off Presidents In PAC Women’s Hoops Showdown
Sat, January 4 - 6:34 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. — Sydney Moss scored 29 points in 27 minutes of action to help No. 6 Thomas More remain undefeated after defeating Washington & Jefferson 96-62 Saturday in PAC women’s basketball action at the Henry Memorial Center....
PAC Basketball Returns To Washington Saturday As Presidents Host Saints
Thu, January 2 - 5:29 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. –  Presidents’ Athletic Conference basketball play resumes on Saturday at the Henry Memorial Center as Washington & Jefferson hosts Thomas More.  The games will both be broadcasted live online via the PAC...
Presidents Take Down Host Team to Win Lehman College Tournament
Sun, December 29 - 6:10 PM BRONX, N.Y. – Five double-digit scoring performances led the Washington & Jefferson women’s basketball team to an 89-62 victory over Lehman in the championship game of the Lehman College Coaches vs. Cancer Basketball Classic Sunday...
Dominant Second Half Produces Win Over Anderson (Ind.)
Sat, December 28 - 4:21 PM BRONX, N.Y. – A commanding second half in which Washington & Jefferson held Anderson (Ind.) to just 12 points propelled the Presidents to a 71-44 win Saturday afternoon during the opening round of the Lehman College Coaches vs. Cancer...
W&J Trio Leads Presidents Past Allegheny
Thu, December 19 - 9:26 PM MEADVILLE, Pa. – Behind a trio of 20-point performances, the Washington & Jefferson women’s basketball outlasted Allegheny 90-80 Thursday night at the David V. Wise Center. The Presidents (5-3), who scored a season-high 90 points,...
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...
W&J Comeback Bid Falls Short At Saint Vincent
Mon, December 16 - 8:12 PM LATROBE, Pa. -- Washington & Jefferson nearly fought back from a 22-point halftime deficit, but Saint Vincent held the Presidents to one field goal during the final seven minutes and earned a 75-55 PAC women's basketball victory on Monday...
W&J Rolls Past Thiel 73-33
Sat, December 7 - 5:26 PM GREENVILLE, Pa. – Sophomore forward Beka Bellhy (McDonald, Pa./Fort Cherry) tied her career-high with 22 points Saturday afternoon as the Washington & Jefferson women’s basketball team recorded a dominating 73-33 win against Thiel at...
W&J Basketball Teams Look to Stay Unbeaten Saturday at Thiel
Fri, December 6 - 8:47 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – After a pair of victories in Presidents’ Athletic Conference openers Wednesday night at Westminster, the Washington & Jefferson College men’s and women’s basketball teams hope to remain unbeaten when...
Presidents Down Westminster to Open PAC Play
Wed, December 4 - 8:58 PM NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. – The Washington & Jefferson College women’s basketball team scored the first seven points and never trailed to open Presidents’ Athletic Conference play with a 68-54 road victory over Westminster...
Chelsea Apke Adds ECAC Player of the Week Honor
Wed, December 4 - 4:03 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. — One day after earning the Presidents’ Athletic Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week award, Washington & Jefferson College senior forward Chelsea Apke (Pittsburgh, Pa./Mt. Lebanon) was honored as...
W&J Set to Begin Conference Play on Wednesday
Tue, December 3 - 2:48 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – With both teams off to fast starts, the Washington & Jefferson men’s and women’s basketball teams look to carry that momentum into Presidents’ Athletic Conference action beginning Wednesday night at...
Apke Selected as PAC Player of the Week
Mon, December 2 - 2:27 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Washington & Jefferson College senior forward Chelsea Apke (Pittsburgh, Pa./Mt. Lebanon) earned Presidents’ Athletic Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week honors following her a career-best game...
Apke's 30-Point Effort Just Enough For Presidents
Sat, November 30 - 8:00 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Senior forward Chelsea Apke (Pittsburgh, Pa./Mt. Lebanon) became the first President since 2006 to score 30 points and led Washington & Jefferson to an exciting 87-86 women’s basketball victory over previously-...
W&J Basketball Postponements Announced
Tue, November 26 - 3:03 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Due to threatening winter weather in the surrounding areas, both Washington & Jefferson men’s and women’s basketball games scheduled for this evening (Nov. 26) have been postponed. The W&J men, originally...