Athletics Press Releases

W&J Football Feature: Brandon Trefelner
Mon, November 11 - 5:19 PM After W&J was upset by Bethany in week five, the team’s back was against the wall, needing to win all five games remaining on its schedule to reclaim the Presidents’ Athletic Conference title.  A Saturday victory over Waynesburg...
Magdic Sets School Record As Presidents Close Season In Annapolis
Sun, November 10 - 6:18 PM ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- Junior Mike Magdic (Franklin Park, Pa./North Allegheny) set a Washington & Jefferson College men's water polo single-season record with his 77th goal of the season Sunday, but W&J was nipped by Gannon 9-8 in the...
Magdic Sets School Record As Presidents Close Season In Annapolis
Sun, November 10 - 6:18 PM ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- Junior Mike Magdic (Franklin Park, Pa./North Allegheny) set a Washington & Jefferson College men's water polo single-season record with his 77th goal of the season Sunday, but W&J was nipped by Gannon 9-8 in the...
W&J Falls 1-0 in PAC Men's Soccer Championship
Sun, November 10 - 3:53 PM CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky. – An early second-half goal lifted Thomas More to a 1-0 victory over Washington & Jefferson in the 2013 Presidents’ Athletic Conference men’s soccer championship match Sunday afternoon at The Bank of...
W&J Falls 1-0 in PAC Men's Soccer Championship
Sun, November 10 - 3:53 PM CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky. – An early second-half goal lifted Thomas More to a 1-0 victory over Washington & Jefferson in the 2013 Presidents’ Athletic Conference men’s soccer championship match Sunday afternoon at The Bank of...
Presidents One Step Closer To 23rd PAC Football Title After 49-34 Win
Sun, November 10 - 1:55 AM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- Senior quarterback Matt Bliss (Bethel Park, Pa./Bethel Park) passed for four touchdowns, two each to senior Dan Lucas (Pittsburgh, Pa./Brentwood) and junior Max Creighan (Pittsburgh, Pa./North Hills), as Washington & Jefferson...
Presidents One Step Closer To 23rd PAC Football Title After 49-34 Win
Sun, November 10 - 1:55 AM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- Senior quarterback Matt Bliss (Bethel Park, Pa./Bethel Park) passed for four touchdowns, two each to senior Dan Lucas (Pittsburgh, Pa./Brentwood) and junior Max Creighan (Pittsburgh, Pa./North Hills), as Washington & Jefferson...
W&J Drops A Pair To Division I Teams At Navy
Sun, November 10 - 1:53 AM ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- Sophomore Kevin Dunigan (Landsale, Pa./North Penn) scored five goals, but Washington & Jefferson dropped matches to Bucknell (12-5) and George Washington (19-13) Saturday at the 2013 Southern Division Men's Water Polo...
W&J Drops A Pair To Division I Teams At Navy
Sun, November 10 - 1:53 AM ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- Sophomore Kevin Dunigan (Landsale, Pa./North Penn) scored five goals, but Washington & Jefferson dropped matches to Bucknell (12-5) and George Washington (19-13) Saturday at the 2013 Southern Division Men's Water Polo...
Etzel Places Second At Presidents' Home Invitational
Sun, November 10 - 1:37 AM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- Thiel College had five wrestlers advance to the finals which helped the Tomcats capture the team championship Saturday at the 15-team Washington & Jefferson College Invitational at the Henry Memorial Center.  The...
Etzel Places Second At Presidents' Home Invitational
Sun, November 10 - 1:37 AM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- Thiel College had five wrestlers advance to the finals which helped the Tomcats capture the team championship Saturday at the 15-team Washington & Jefferson College Invitational at the Henry Memorial Center.  The...
Presidents Down Monmouth 11-7 In Southern Championship Opener
Fri, November 8 - 11:21 PM ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- Junior goalie Chris DeNunzio (Greenwich, Conn./Canterbury) stopped 10 shots to help seventh-seeded Washington & Jefferson defeat 10th-seeded Monmouth (Ill.) Friday night at the 2013 Southern Division Men's Water Polo...
Presidents Down Monmouth 11-7 In Southern Championship Opener
Fri, November 8 - 11:21 PM ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- Junior goalie Chris DeNunzio (Greenwich, Conn./Canterbury) stopped 10 shots to help seventh-seeded Washington & Jefferson defeat 10th-seeded Monmouth (Ill.) Friday night at the 2013 Southern Division Men's Water Polo...
Women's Basketball Season Preview
Fri, November 8 - 4:20 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Washington & Jefferson Head Women’s Basketball Coach Jina DeRubbo will have her team gunning for its 13th Presidents’ Athletic Conference Championship in 2013-14, which would be the programs first since 2006....
Women's Basketball Season Preview
Fri, November 8 - 4:20 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Washington & Jefferson Head Women’s Basketball Coach Jina DeRubbo will have her team gunning for its 13th Presidents’ Athletic Conference Championship in 2013-14, which would be the programs first since 2006....
Presidents Picked Second in PAC Preseason Head Coaches' Poll
Fri, November 8 - 12:17 PM 2013-14 PAC Women's Basketball Preseason Head Coaches' Poll WASHINGTON, Pa. – With the start of the 2013-14 NCAA Division III college basketball season just over a week away, the Washington & Jefferson women’s basketball team...
Presidents Picked Second in PAC Preseason Head Coaches' Poll
Fri, November 8 - 12:17 PM 2013-14 PAC Women's Basketball Preseason Head Coaches' Poll WASHINGTON, Pa. – With the start of the 2013-14 NCAA Division III college basketball season just over a week away, the Washington & Jefferson women’s basketball team...
Two Presidents Named Football Academic All-District
Thu, November 7 - 5:26 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. - Washington & Jefferson College senior safety B.J. Monacelli (Cassadaga, N.Y./Cassadaga Valley) and junior center John Wanner (Pittsburgh, Pa./North Hills) were both selected to the Capital One Academic All-District IV Team on...
Two Presidents Named Football Academic All-District
Thu, November 7 - 5:26 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. - Washington & Jefferson College senior safety B.J. Monacelli (Cassadaga, N.Y./Cassadaga Valley) and junior center John Wanner (Pittsburgh, Pa./North Hills) were both selected to the Capital One Academic All-District IV Team on...
PAC Men's Soccer Championship Preview
Thu, November 7 - 4:15 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Following a thrilling Wednesday of Presidents’ Athletic Conference semifinal action, both top-seeded Thomas More and No. 2 seed Washington & Jefferson advanced to the championship match via penalty kicks. Now the...
PAC Men's Soccer Championship Preview
Thu, November 7 - 4:15 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – Following a thrilling Wednesday of Presidents’ Athletic Conference semifinal action, both top-seeded Thomas More and No. 2 seed Washington & Jefferson advanced to the championship match via penalty kicks. Now the...
Presidents Advance to PAC Championship on PK's
Wed, November 6 - 11:37 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – The Washington & Jefferson men’s soccer team battled Grove City to a 0-0 double overtime tie Wednesday night in the Presidents’ Athletic Conference semifinal match and advanced to the PAC title game thanks to...
Presidents Advance to PAC Championship on PK's
Wed, November 6 - 11:37 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. – The Washington & Jefferson men’s soccer team battled Grove City to a 0-0 double overtime tie Wednesday night in the Presidents’ Athletic Conference semifinal match and advanced to the PAC title game thanks to...
Presidents Top Cougars; Improve To 3-0
Wed, November 6 - 10:10 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- The Washington & Jefferson College women’s swimming & diving team opened the home portion of its 2013-14 schedule on Wednesday night by defeating Chatham 126-85 at the Henry Memorial Natatorium.  Freshman Laura...
Presidents Top Cougars; Improve To 3-0
Wed, November 6 - 10:10 PM WASHINGTON, Pa. -- The Washington & Jefferson College women’s swimming & diving team opened the home portion of its 2013-14 schedule on Wednesday night by defeating Chatham 126-85 at the Henry Memorial Natatorium.  Freshman Laura...