Athletics

Indoor Track

Elise Tropiano, Heather Wilson Place Top Eight in 5000-meter Run at NCAA Championships
March 15 - Amherst College was represented by senior Heather Wilson and junior Elise Tropiano at the 2008 NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships held at Ohio Northern University. The Lord Jeff pair placed seventh and eighth in the 5000-meter Run, the team's lone event of the weekend. Full Results

Wilson, Tropiano Head to Ohio for NCAA Championships This Saturday
March 11 - Five Amherst College winter teams are still going strong in their respective seasons and will be competing in NCAA tournaments and championships this weekend. Senior Heather Wilson and junior Elise Tropiano will compete in the 5000-meter Run in Saturday's NCAA Championships. Full Story

Amherst Squads Place in Top Third at ECAC Championships Over Weekend
March 10 - The Amherst College indoor track and field teams traveled to Harvard University this past weekend for the ECAC Championships, with the Lord Jeff women placing 14th in a field of 51 schools from Division III and the men finishing 16th of 58. Full Results

Indoor Track Teams Compete at Open New England Championships
March 2 - The Amherst College women's indoor track and field team placed 17th this weekend at the Open New England Championships at Boston University, while the men's team failed to pick up team points. The meet featured 32 teams across NCAA Divisions I, II and III. Men's Results - Women's Results

Amherst Women Place Fifth at Division III New England Championships
February 23 - The Amherst College women's indoor track and field team placed fifth in a field of 25 teams at the 2008 Division III New England Championships held at Smith College. The Lord Jeffs were led by individual victories from Heather Wilson and Kim Partee in the 3000-Meter Run and 5000-Meter Run, respectively. Full Results 

Amherst Men Tie for 17th at Division III New England Championships
February 23 - The Amherst College men's indoor track and field team finished tied for 17th place in a field of 25 teams at the 2008 Division III New England Championships held at Tufts University. The Lord Jeffs return to action next weekend for the Open New England Championships at Boston University. Full Results 

Track Teams Successful at Tufts Invitational
February 16 - The Amherst College indoor track and field teams took home a trio of individual victories at the Tufts University Invitational. Kim Partee led the women's side with a first-place finish in the 5000-Meter Run, while Peter Harrison and Peter Foote earned wins in the 3000- and 5000-Meter Run events, respectively. Men's Results/Women's Results 

Track Teams Compete at Smith College Tartan Invitational
February 9 - The Amherst College men's indoor track and field team placed 11th at the Smith College Tartan Invitational Saturday morning, while the women's team finished in second place in a field of 18 teams. The Lord Jeffs picked up three individual victories on the day, including Nicole Anderson's impressive win in the 5,000-Meter Run. Men's Results/Women's Results

Lord Jeff Teams Each Place 7th at Tufts Invitational
February 2 - The Amherst College men's and women's indoor track and field teams competed with 13 other schools at the Tufts Invitational and each managed a 7th-place finish. Senior Basile Beaty highlighted Amherst's performance by placing first in the 600-Meter Run. Full Results 

Track Teams Continue Winter Slate at Wesleyan, Boston Universities
January 28 - Select members of the Amherst College women's track and field team competed against stiff competition at the Boston University Terrier Invitational this past Friday, while several members of the Lord Jeff men's and women's teams competed at the Wesleyan Invitational on Saturday. Full Story

Track Teams Return to Action at Brandeis' Reggie Poyau Invite
January 19 - The Amherst College indoor track and field teams returned to action at Brandeis University's Reggie Poyau Invitational. The Lord Jeffs earned five first-place finishes on the day, with the men taking seventh place overall and the women placing third. Men's Results/Women's Results

Amherst Opens Indoor Season at Husky Carnival
December 3 - The Amherst College indoor track season began this past Saturday at the Husky Carnival on the campus of Northeastern University. The Lord Jeffs were led by a first-place finish in the 1-mile run by junior Caitlin McDermott-Murphy. Men's Results/Women's Results