Washington and Lee Generals

Overall record: 5-5 - Conference: 3-3
All times Eastern   (* Conference; • In-region)
9/14 vs. Johns Hopkins L, 21-14
9/21 at Guilford * W, 31-30
9/28 at Centre L, 19-13
10/5 vs. Randolph-Macon * • W, 7-3
10/12 at Catholic * L, 39-20
10/19 vs. Hampden-Sydney * • L, 44-13
10/26 vs. Sewanee W, 26-14
11/2 at Bridgewater * L, 44-14
11/9 vs. Emory and Henry * • W, 22-9
11/16 at Greensboro W, 6-0
Overall record: 5-5 - Conference: 3-3
All times Eastern   (* Conference; • In-region)
9/21 at Guilford * W, 31-30
10/5 vs. Randolph-Macon * • W, 7-3
10/12 at Catholic * L, 39-20
10/19 vs. Hampden-Sydney * • L, 44-13
11/2 at Bridgewater * L, 44-14
11/9 vs. Emory and Henry * • W, 22-9
Bridgewater 6-0 11-1
Hampden-Sydney 5-1 8-2
Randolph-Macon 3-3 6-4
Washington and Lee 3-3 5-5
Catholic 2-4 4-6
Emory and Henry 2-4 4-6
Guilford 0-6 3-7

Past Records

2016 (0-0, 0-0 ODAC)
2015 (10-1, 7-0 ODAC)
2014 (2-8, 2-5 ODAC)
2013 (5-5, 3-4 ODAC)
2012 (8-3, 6-1 ODAC)
2011 (8-2, 5-1 ODAC)
2010 (8-3, 6-0 ODAC)
2009 (4-6, 2-4 ODAC)
2008 (4-6, 1-5 ODAC)
2007 (6-3, 4-2 ODAC)
2006 (7-4, 5-1 ODAC)
2005 (7-3, 4-2 ODAC)
2004 (6-4, 4-2 ODAC)
2003 (3-7, 1-5 ODAC)
2002 (5-5, 3-3 ODAC)
2001 (5-5, 3-3 ODAC)
2000 (5-5, 2-4 ODAC)
1999 (5-5, 2-3 ODAC)

Team Quick Facts

Washington and Lee


Coach: Frank Miriello (East Stroudsburg '67)
Conference: ODAC
Enrollment: 1749
Location: Lexington, VA
Colors: Royal Blue, White
Stadium: Wilson Field (4000)
Surface: Turf

News Releases

October 20, 2016
Handling the political football
A summer on Capitol Hill, an internship at a national convention, or a spring abroad at an embassy...
September 1, 2016
Football is here: Get fired up!
New Around the Nation columnist Adam Turer introduces himself to the national audience, introduces a...
August 29, 2016
10 games to watch in 2016
There's a new Around the Mid-Atlantic columnist, but he's no stranger to D3football.com readers....
January 11, 2016
Washington and Lee's Abell Named State Coach of the Year
The Touchdown Club of Richmond has announced that Washington and Lee Head Coach Scott Abell has been...
December 30, 2015
Eight Generals Earn Roanoke Times All-State Football Honors
The Roanoke Times released its 2015 All-State Football Teams on Tuesday and Washington and Lee had...
December 29, 2015
W&L's Abell and Freeland Earn Major VaSID Awards
The Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) released its 2015 College Division All-State...
December 19, 2015
W&L's LaSala Named to D3football.com All-America Team
Washington and Lee junior offensive lineman Michael LaSala (Wilton, Conn. / Wilton) was named to the...
December 18, 2015
W&L's Michael LaSala Named to AP Little All-America Team
The Associated Press (AP) released its 2015 Little All-America football team on Thursday and...
December 14, 2015
W&L's Michael LaSala Earns AFCA All-America Honors
The American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) announced its 2015 Division III Coaches All-America...
December 7, 2015
Three Generals Named to D3Football.com All-Region Teams
Washington and Lee placed three players on the D3Football.com All-South Region football team that...
December 7, 2015
W&L's LaSala Receives State-Wide Award
The Touchdown Club of Richmond released its 2015 football awards and Washington and Lee junior...
November 25, 2015
W&L Football Claims 12 All-ODAC Selections
The Old Dominion Athletic Conference announced its 2015 all-conference football team on Tuesday and...
November 14, 2015
W&L Football Completes Perfect 10-0 Regular Season
The 17th-ranked Washington and Lee football team finished off a perfect 10-0 regular season for the...
November 7, 2015
W&L Football Wins ODAC Title with a 52-33 Win Over Catholic
The 16th-ranked Washington and Lee football team claimed the 2015 Old Dominion Athletic Conference...
October 31, 2015
W&L Football Rushes to 8-0 Record; 42-14 over E&H
The 22nd-ranked Washington and Lee football team ran for more than 500 yards for the second straight...
October 26, 2015
John's biggest fan
Washington and Lee linebacker John Carrick has learned a lot from his sister, Kendal. The Generals...
October 24, 2015
W&L Football Marches Past Bridgewater, 45-23
The 24th-ranked Washington and Lee football team gained 605 yards of total offense and moved to 7-0...
October 20, 2015
Get your mind right
Every player tries to reach a certain level of intensity before taking the field. One song can get...
October 12, 2015
McNamara is Gettysburg's commander
Kodie McNamara has been a model student-athlete since arriving at Gettysburg in 2012. The captain...
October 10, 2015
Roundup: Still hanging around
Delaware Valley has rebounded from its early-season loss, as has St. Lawrence, while Washington...
October 10, 2015
W&L Football Moves to 5-0 With a 35-28 Win Over Hampden-Sydney
The Washington and Lee defense held Hampden-Sydney on downs with 5.8 seconds after stopping four...
October 3, 2015
W&L Football Knocks Off 23rd-Ranked Guilford, 20-17
Junior quarterback Charlie Nelson (Redding, Conn. / St. Luke's) rushed for 154 yards and threw for...
September 29, 2015
Catholic jumping to NEWMAC
Catholic University, whose move to the Old Dominion Athletic Conference in 1999 was the first move...
September 30, 2014
Greetings from ODAC country
Adam Turer spent some time on I-81 and visited three Old Dominion Athletic Conference campuses. Hear...
October 5, 2013
Guilford Knocks Off Washington and Lee, 16-7
Guilford limited Washington and Lee to just 5-of-13 on third down and 1-for-4 on fourth down en...
September 7, 2013
W&L Football Survives Scare, Downs F&M, 14-13
The Washington and Lee defense forced four turnovers and came up with a key stop on a two-point...
November 10, 2012
W&L Football Defeats Shenandoah, 42-23
LEXINGTON, Va. – Washington and Lee scored a pair of touchdowns in the final 43 seconds of the...
November 3, 2012
Wrapup: W&L, Adrian go OT for AQ
Luke Heinsohn did it all, scoring four TDs and kicking the game-winning field goal to clinch the...
November 3, 2012
W&L Football Wins 45-42 4 OT Shootout Over Hampden-Sydney
Senior Luke Heinsohn (Charlottesville, Va./Covenant) rushed for 192 yards and four touchdowns and...
October 13, 2012
W&L Football Runs Away from Randolph-Macon, 49-14
Washington and Lee amassed 511 yards of total offense and averaged 10.4 yards per play in defeating...
October 6, 2012
W&L Football Marches Past Emory & Henry, 45-28
Washington and Lee rushed for a conference-record 503 yards and totaled 562 total yards in posting a...
October 2, 2012
W&L's Heinsohn breathes life into family legacy
Being a third-generation Washington and Lee student, if Luke Heinsohn felt any pressure to be a star...
September 15, 2012
W&L Football Knocks Off No. 23 Centre, 34-16
The Washington and Lee football team held 23rd-ranked Centre College scoreless for nearly 40 minutes...
September 1, 2012
W&L Football Falls to Franklin & Marshall, 35-28
Sophomore running back Lamont Jackson scored on a 9-yard run with 0:15 left in the game to lift the...
August 4, 2012
Hampden-Sydney picked to repeat in ODAC
Hampden-Sydney received four first-place votes on the way to 46 total poll points to lead the 2012...
January 17, 2012
W&L's Miriello announces his retirement
After 45 years in coaching, 17 of them as head coach at Washington and Lee, Frank Miriello announced...
November 5, 2011
W&L Football Falls Short at Hampden-Sydney, 42-35
Washington and Lee fell behind 28-0, before scoring 35 points over the final 23:01 of the game in...
October 28, 2011
W&L Football Glides Past Catholic, 42-13
Washington and Lee jumped out to a 21-0 first quarter lead and never looked back in claiming a 49-13...
October 22, 2011
Week 8: Frostburg survives, Zweifel rolls
Frostburg State's homecoming could have been bittersweet, but instead, hold the bitter, while Trine...
October 22, 2011
W&L Football Knocks Off Bridgewater, 52-42
Washington and Lee racked up 606 yards of total offense and scored 21 points fourth quarter points...
October 15, 2011
Olivet ends skid, Trinity delivers statement
The Comets hadn't won since September 2008, while Trinity (Texas) made a statement and W&L...
October 15, 2011
W&L Football Wins a 34-30 Thriller Over Randolph-Macon
Washington and Lee drove 69 yards in just four plays and junior running back Luke Heinsohn (Charlott...
October 8, 2011
Wrapup: Bowdoin returns two long ones
Bowdoin roommates each returned interceptions 99 yards for a touchdown. That and more action from...
October 8, 2011
W&L Downs Emory & Henry on Late Field Goal
Senior placekicker Peter Alston (Norfolk, Va./Norfolk Academy) booted a 40-yard field goal as time...
October 1, 2011
W&L Football Rolls Past Guilford, 63-0
Washington and Lee scored its most points in 61 years and recorded its largest margin of victory in...
September 24, 2011
W&L Football Wins Shootout Over Alma, 49-42
Washington and Lee and Alma combined for 91 points and 1,132 yards of offense as the Generals...
November 13, 2010
W&L Football Breezes Past Juniata, 45-3
Washington and Lee recorded its first 8-win season since 1981 with a 45-3 victory over Juniata...
November 10, 2010
W&L finds success in its youth
Not only was coach Frank Miriello fielding one of his youngest and most inexperienced teams ever,...
November 6, 2010
Washington and Lee wins ODAC title
The Washington and Lee defense forced five turnovers and sacked the quarterback five times in...
October 23, 2010
W&L Football Upends Bridgewater, 35-34
Washington and Lee rushed for 438 yards and five touchdowns in posting a 35-34 victory over...
October 16, 2010
W&L Football Rushes to a 42-28 Win Over Randolph-Macon
Aside from the end of the first half, Washington and Lee scored on its first six possessions in...
October 2, 2010
Miriello Sets Wins Record As W&L Football Defeats Guilford 55-29
Washington and Lee scored its most points in a game in 48 years, producing a 55-29 victory over...
September 25, 2010
W&L Football Falls to Averett, 20-10
Averett University scored all 20 of its points in the fourth quarter to post a 20-10 victory over...
September 4, 2010
Franklin and Marshall 35, Washington and Lee 7
Franklin & Marshall racked up 406 yards of total offense and forced four Washington and Lee...
August 8, 2010
ODAC coaches tab champs to defend
Hampden-Sydney secured the top slot in the annual ODAC football preseason poll for the second...
July 7, 1999
Catholic returns to ODAC
Catholic University has been accepted as the seventh football-playing member of the Old Dominion...
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