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Date: January 24, 2005
Contact: Brian Laubscher (540) 458-8676
Release: Upon Receipt

FORMER GENERAL SET FOR INDUCTION TO BALTIMORE LAX HALL OF FAME
Jim McDonald '50 To Join Numerous Generals in the Hall

BALTIMORE, Md. -- Former Washington and Lee men's lacrosse player Jim McDonald '50 has been tabbed for induction into the Greater Baltimore Lacrosse Hall of Fame.

McDonald was a mainstain on the early varsity W&L lacrosse teams. A midfielder, he played in the North-South All-Star lacrosse game following the 1949 season and was an Honorable Mention All-American following the 1950 season.

Following his playing career at W&L, McDonald spent many years coaching the sport of lacrosse in the Baltimore area, one of the many criteria's for selection to the hall.

McDonald joins numerous other Generals who have been inducted to the Greater Baltimore Hall of Fame. Others include Sam Englehart '73, Tom Keigler '77, Ted Bauer '74 and Skip Lichtfuss '74.

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Contact: Brian Laubscher
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