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It’s that time of year already! Washington & Lee coaches are gearing up for the Fall Sports season. Last fall, the Eagles captured four district titles in the Northern Neck District (boys cross country, girls cross country, drama, & football), as well as a Regional Title (drama) and Regional Runner-up title (girls cross country). Prospective Athletes, remember to get your physicals, now! The activity bus will start running on July 30th, the bus drops off at W&L at 5:30 p.m. and picks up from W&L at 9:15 p.m. Fans, parents, and relatives also be on the look out for Eagle Gold Cards!
Fall cheerleading tryouts will be at W&L High School on July 23, 24, and 25 from 3:30-5:30 p.m. If you have any question questions you contact Coach Alex Henderson at 804-493-8015
Coach Antron Yates takes over the Eagle Football program at Washington & Lee high school this fall. Yates, a former Eagle himself is eager to get started. Currently he is available to meet parents, players, and fans on Mondays, Wednesday, and Thursdays, from 6 to 8 p.m. in the W&L Weight Room. The weight room is open for all prospective athletes on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 8 to 10 a.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. On July 18, equipment will be issued for juniors and seniors from 6 to 7:30 p.m.and on July 19 it will be issued to freshmen and sophomores from 6 to 7:30 p.m. From July 25 to 27 Coach Yates and his coaching staff will host “Eagles Training Camp” from 6 to 8 p.m. The first official practice will be on July 30 from 6 to 9 p.m.
There will be a youth football camp sponsored by the Westmoreland Youth Association (WYA) held at Washington & Lee for ages 5-14. Registration will take place on July 14 and 21 from 10 a.m to 2 p.m. and July 30 from 5 to 6 p.m. at W&L high school. The camp will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on July 30 and 31. All campers will get to work alongside varsity football players and coaches from the entire program. The cost is $25.00. All campers receive a t-shirt!