Athletics

Men's Squash

Mark Rapisarda Represents Amherst on All-NESCAC Team
February 22 - The NESCAC announced today the members of the 2008 Men’s Squash All-Conference Team, with Amherst College senior co-captain Mark Rapisarda representing the Lord Jeffs as one of the 10 honorees. Rapisarda led Amherst to a 10-11 overall record this season and landed 63rd in the most recent CSA national individual rankings. Full Story

Amherst Men Wrap Up Play at CSA Team Championships
February 17 - The Amherst College men's squash team concluded its three-day stint at the CSA Team Championships with a 6-3 victory over Franklin and Marshall College Sunday afternoon. The Lord Jeffs suffered losses to Rochester and Bowdoin on Friday and Saturday, respectively, before wrapping up their weekend on a high note. Full Story 

Amherst Squash Squads Take Second at Little Three Championships
February 9 - The Amherst College men's and women's squash teams hosted NESCAC and Little Three archrivals Williams College and Wesleyan University today for the 2008 Little Threes. Amherst placed second in both brackets with wins over the Cardinals, and losses to the Ephs. Full Story

Squash Teams Wrap Up NESCAC Tournament Sunday Morning
February 3 - The Amherst College men's and women's squash teams both wrapped up NESCAC Tournament play this morning with 5-4 wins over Tufts University in consolation bracket play. Full Story

Amherst Squash Teams Finish Busy Weekend with 2-1 Day
January 27 - The Amherst College men's and women's squash teams each played this afternoon at Davenport Courts to cap a busy weekend of play. Both squads picked up 7-2 wins over Hobart William-Smith, before the women fell to Hamilton 8-1. Full Story

Amherst Can't Hang with Cornell, Jeff Teams Each Fall 9-0
January 25 - The Amherst College squash teams' struggles continued as the Lord Jeff squads were each blanked by Cornell University. The Amherst men return to action Sunday, while the women will help host this weekend's Mount Holyoke/Smith Invitational. Full Story

Amherst Upset by No. 15 Brown, 7-2
January 22 - The Amherst College men’s squash team dropped its third straight match of the season, as the 11th-ranked Lord Jeffs were upset by 15th-ranked Brown University on the road. Amherst moves to 5-6 on the season, while the victory was Brown’s first of the year (1-6). Full Story

Lord Jeff Squash Teams Both Fall to U. Penn at Home
January 19 - The Amherst College squash teams each picked up tough losses this afternoon at home to U. Penn. The men's team lost 8-1, while the women's team fell 9-0. Full Story

Squash Teams Fall to National Powerhouse Dartmouth, 9-0
January 16 - The Amherst College men's and women's squash teams hosted national powerhouse Dartmouth College this evening, with the visiting Big Green taking home a pair of 9-0 victories. Full Story

Amherst Squash Teams Combine for 1-3 Record on Day One of the Yale Invitational
January 12 - In day one of the 2008 Yale Invitational, the Amherst College women's squash team topped Middlebury and fell to Yale, while the men's squash team suffered losses to both Yale and Franklin and Marshall. On Sunday, the men's team defeated Middlebury College 5-4 to close the weekend. Full Story

Amherst Squash Teams Pick Up Quartet of Wins Against Vassar and Columbia
December 8 - The Amherst College men's and women's squash teams each picked up a pair of wins this afternoon in competition at Vassar College. The men's squad defeated both Vassar and Columbia 9-0, while the women defeated Vassar 8-1, and Columbia 7-2. Full Story

Men's Squash Wins Close Match at NESCAC Rival Tufts 5-4
December 6 - The Amherst College men's squash team won a close decision over NESCAC rival Tufts University Thursday evening. The Jeffs won 5-4 to improve to 2-1 on the season. Full Story

Lord Jeff Squash Teams Each Fall to Trinity 9-0
December 4 - The Amherst College men's and women's squash teams each suffered a 9-0 defeat at the hands of Trinity College this evening. The Lord Jeff teams both fall to 1-1, and face Tufts on Thursday evening. Full Story

Squash Teams Pick up 8-1 Victories at Northeastern to Begin Season
November 28 - The Amherst College men's and women's squash teams each picked up 8-1 victories at Northeastern University to kick off their 2007-08 seasons. The Jeffs return to action Tuesday, Dec. 4 when they will take on national powerhouse Trinity College at home. Full Story

Amherst Looks to Climb National Rankings in 2007-08
November 9 - The 2006-07 Amherst College men’s squash team posted a record of 10-9 to finish the season ranked 11th in the nation.
The 2007-08 season kicks off Wednesday, Nov. 28, when the Jeffs will once again begin their season with a match against Northeastern University. Full Preview