Athletics

Amherst College Women's Soccer

Three Jeffs Add to Postseason Honors with All-Region Recognition
December 19 - The New England Women’s Intercollegiate Soccer Association (NEWISA) and National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) announced the members of the 2007 Division III All-Region Teams. After earning NESCAC All-Conference honors in November, three members of the Amherst College women’s soccer team added to their list of postseason accolades by being named to at least one All-New England team. Full Story

Trio of Amherst Players Earn NESCAC All-Conference Honors
November 8 - The NESCAC announced today the members of the 2007 NESCAC All-Conference teams, with sophomore Meg Murphy and junior Alanna Darling each earning All-NESCAC First Team honors for the second consecutive year, while sophomore Lili Ferguson was named to the Second Team. Full Story


Jeffs Upset by Middlebury in NESCAC Quarterfinals, 1-0
October 28 - The Amherst College women's soccer team's NESCAC tournament run came to a halt today, as the sixth-seeded Panthers of Middlebury College upset the third-seeded Lord Jeffs, 1-0, on Hitchcock Field. Full Story

Amherst Ends Regular with 2-1 Loss at Williams
October 27 - The Amherst College women's soccer team took a 2-1 loss at Williams this afternoon, setting up a rematch of the 2006 NESCAC Championship with Middlebury tomorrow afternoon at Amherst. The Jeffs and Panthers will square off at noon. Full Story

Amherst Keeps Unbeaten Streak Alive with 2-2 Tie Against Wesleyan
October 20 - The Amherst College women's soccer team kept its unbeaten streak alive with a 2-2 double overtime tie against visiting Wesleyan University at Homecoming this afternoon. Amherst is 4-0-2 in its last six games and 5-4-4 overall. Full Story

Amherst Stays on Track with 4-0 Win at Conn. College
October 17 - The Amherst College women's soccer team increased its unbeaten streak to five games with a 4-0 win at Conn. College, marking the most amount of goals the Jeffs have scored in a game this season. Full Story

Lili Ferguson Named NESCAC Player of the Week
October 15 - Amherst College sophomore Lili Ferguson was named the NESCAC Women’s Soccer Player of the Week for leading the Lord Jeffs to a pair of in-conference shutouts, including a 1-0 overtime win at Colby College.
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Amherst Picks Up Overtime Win at Colby, 1-0
October 13 - The Amherst College women's soccer team improved to .500 for the first time this season with a 1-0 overtime win at conference rival Colby College. The Jeffs, 4-4-3 overall, have found their stride at the right time of the year, and are 4-1-1 in NESCAC play. Full Story

Lord Jeffs Pick Up Conference Win Over Trinity 2-0 at Home
October 10 - The Amherst College women's soccer team picked up a much needed win over conference foe Trinity College this evening with a 2-0 result. Amherst improves to 3-1-1 in the NESCAC with the win, and moves to 3-4-3 overall. Full Story

Women's Soccer Settles to 0-0 Tie with Visiting Middlebury
October 6 - The Amherst College women's soccer team settled to a scoreless tie with the visiting Panthers of Middlebury College this afternoon. In a re-match of last year's NESCAC Championship, the Jeffs outshot Middlebury 21-9, but neither goal keeper let up a goal. Full Story

Amherst Gets Back on Track with 3-1 Win Over Bowdoin
September 29 - The Amherst College women's soccer team came back from a 1-0 deficit to score three unanswered goals against Bowdoin College, as the Jeffs picked up a huge conference win on Gooding Field. Full Story

Jeffs Drop Heartbreaker to Wheaton, 2-1
September 26 - The Amherst College women's soccer team held a 1-0 advantage over visiting Wheaton College late in the second half, but the Lyons stormed back for a 2-1 win. The Lord Jeffs move to 1-4-2 on the season. Full Story

Amherst Drops Close Game at Tufts, 1-0
September 22 - The Amherst College women's soccer team dropped a close game at Tufts University this afternoon, 1-0. The Jeffs fall to 1-3-2 overall and 1-1-0 in the NESCAC. Full Story

Lord Jeffs Suffer Double Overtime Loss to Springfield College
September 18 - The Amherst College women's soccer team suffered a double overtime loss at the hands of visiting Springfield College this evening in the Jeffs' home opener. Amherst sent the game to overtime at 1-1, only to fall in the second extra frame. Full Story

Jeffs Pick Up First Win of the Season with 1-0 Result at Bates
September 15 - The Amherst College women's soccer team picked up its first win of the 2007 season this afternoon with a 1-0 victory at Bates College. The Jeffs improve to 1-1-2 on the season with the result. Full Story

Amherst Battles to 0-0 Tie with Eastern Connecticut State
September 12 - The Amherst College women's soccer team went into double overtime for the second time in three games, but once again failed to break the tie, as the Jeffs ended in a 0-0 stalemate with host Eastern Connecticut State University. Full Story

Jeffs Struggle with TCNJ, Suffer First Loss of Season
September 9 - The Amherst College women's soccer team struggled from start to finish in its game against host The College of New Jersey, as the Lord Jeffs suffered their first loss of the season, 5-0. Full Story

Amherst Draws Even 1-1 With Johns Hopkins to Open Season
September 8 - The Amherst College women's soccer team finished its season opener in a 1-1 tie with national powerhouse Johns Hopkins this afternoon on the campus of The College of New Jersey. Full Story

No. 7 Ranked Women's Soccer Looks to Make Another NCAA Run in 2007
August 30 - The 7th-ranked Amherst College women's soccer team heads into the 2007 season with high hopes to repeat on the success of last year's team. The Jeffs return a deep squad, but have a very tough schedule to kick off the fall. Full Story