The Centennial Conference announced its Silver Anniversary teams over the past three weeks, highlighting the best of the best over the conference's first quarter-century. Fifty-eight Washington College alumni across eight sports were named to the teams.
The Washington College Athletics family is saddened to learn of the passing of William R. “Bill” Russell, Jr., class of 1953. Russell, 87, was an All-American lacrosse goalie while attending the College, was inducted into the College’s Athletic Hall of Fame, and was a long-time benefactor and supporter of the athletic department and the College as a whole.
The Washington College Athletic Hall of Fame will welcome five new inductees and honor the 1996 field hockey team during a reception and ceremony on Saturday, October 6th. A brief synopsis of each inductee and the honored team follows.
Washington College Family, consisting of current players, alumni and children of both the Shoremen and Shorewomen Lacrosse programs will be playing at 10:00 pm on June 20 in the in the seventh annual Shootout For Soldiers Baltimore at Troy Park in Elkridge, Md. The event will start at 7:00 p.m. on the 20th and will conclude on the 21st at 7:00 p.m. There will be a tailgate for all members of the family beginning at 6:00 p.m.
Washington College senior defenseman Tim Hickey has been named Academic All-Centennial and is one of 10 student-athletes from the Washington College men’s lacrosse team to have been officially named members of the 2018 Centennial Conference Academic Honor Roll for spring sports as released today by the conference office.
The Washington College men’s and women’s lacrosse programs consisting of current players, alumni and children of the programs will be participating in the seventh annual Shootout For Soldiers Baltimore on June 20-21 at Troy Park in Elkridge, Md. The event will start at 7:00 p.m. on the 20th and will conclude on the 21st at 7:00 p.m. The Shoremen and Shorewomen Laxers have participated in the event every year. The Shoremen and Shorewomen, who play as Washington College Family, will play on June 20 in the 9:00 p.m. and the 10:00 p.m. time slots with the time slots for the two teams to be determined in the coming weeks.
Two Washington College players have been named to the All-Centennial Conference second team for men’s lacrosse in a vote conducted by the conference’s nine head coaches. Senior defenseman Tim Hickey and junior attackman Casey Grieves both earned spots on the all-conference’s second team. This is the second time Hickey has been selected All-Centennial as he earned honorable mention recognition in 2016, while Grieves was named all-conference for the first time.
The Washington College Athletics Department held its annual athletic awards ceremony tonight, honoring the top student-athletes for the 2017-18 academic year. Team Most Valuable Players and Most Improved Players were named, and several special departmental awards were presented as well. A list of the awards follows.
CHESTERTOWN, Md. — Visiting third ranked Gettysburg used a 3-0 run spanning the end of the third quarter and beginning of the fourth quarter to survive a strong upset bid from host Washington College and post a 15-13 win in a Centennial Conference mens lacrosse game played this afternoon on Kibler Field at Roy Kirby, Jr. Stadium. Gettysburg finishes the regular season with a perfect 8-0 Centennial Conference record and will host the conference tournament next weekend, while the game was the season finale for the Shoremen.
Visiting Swarthmore scored six of the game’s final seven goals on its way to a 15-8 win over host Washington College at Kibler Field at Roy Kirby, Jr. Stadium on Wednesday evening in Centennial Conference men’s lacrosse action.
Senior attackman Tyler Powers has been named the Centennial Conference Player of the Week in men?s lacrosse for the week of April 16-22. This is the first time in his career that Powers has won the conference?s weekly award.
LANCASTER, Pa. — Host and tenth ranked Franklin & Marshall got five goals and one assist each from Kevin Mollihan and Harry Rice and defeated visiting Washington College 20-13 in a Centennial Conference men’s lacrosse game played tonight at Shadek Stadium in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
CHESTERTOWN, Md. — Senior attackman Tyler Powers (Duxbury, Mass. / Duxbury) scored a career high seven goals to lead host Washington College past visiting Muhlenberg 14-8 in a Centennial Conference men’s lacrosse game played tonight on Kibler Field at Roy Kirby, Jr. Stadium.
Junior attackman Casey Grieves has been named the Centennial Conference Player of the Week in men’s lacrosse for the week of March 26-April 1. This is the second time this season and in his career that Grieves has won the conference’s weekly award as he won it for the first time on February 19.
Casey Grieves factored into visiting Washington College’s first five goals and finished with a career high 10 points as the Shoremen cruised to a 16-8 win over host McDaniel in a Centennial Conference men’s lacrosse game played this afternoon at Gill Field in Westminster, Maryland.
CHESTERTOWN, Md. — Visiting 11th ranked Dickinson jumped out to a 9-1 lead and cruised to a 14-8 win over host Washington College in a Centennial Conference men’s lacrosse game played today on Kibler Field at Roy Kirby, Jr. Stadium. The game was the Centennial opener for both teams.
Corey Gwin scored the game-winning goal with 56 seconds left in overtime to give the eighth-ranked Salisbury University men’s lacrosse team a 7-6 win over visiting Washington College in the annual “War on the Shore” for the Charles B. Clark Cup. It was the first overtime game between the two Eastern Shore rivals since 1999.
Visiting Washington College raced out to a 6-1 halftime lead on its way to a 10-6 victory over Bridgewater (Va.) at Jopson Athletic Complex on Wednesday afternoon in non-conference men’s lacrosse action. The Shoremen improve to 5-1 on the season, while the Eagles slip to 5-2.