Athletics

Amherst College Women's Squash

Hayley Milbourn '11 Named to All-NESCAC Second Team
Feb. 26 - The NESCAC announced today its members of the 2009 Men’s and Women’s Squash All-Conference Teams. While senior Drew Blacker represents Amherst College on the men’s side, sophomore Hayley Milbourn was the college’s lone recipient on the women’s side. Full Story

Amherst Defeats Tufts to Claim Walker Cup Title
Feb. 15 - The Amherst College women's squash team wrapped up its season by earning a 7-2 win over Tufts to claim the 2009 Walker Cup title. The Jeffs went 3-0 in the weekend tournament held at Harvard University to finish with a 16-10 record. Full Story

Squash Teams Each Place Second at Little Three Championships
Feb. 7 - The Amherst College men's and women's squash teams each placed second at the Little Three Championships, as the Lord Jeffs cruised to victories over Wesleyan before falling to national powerhouse Williams. Full Story

Amherst Finishes 7th at 2009 NESCAC Championships
Feb. 1 - The Amherst College women's squash team wrapped up play at the 2009 NESCAC Championships at Trinity College this morning with a 5-4 win over Tufts in the 7th place match. Full Story

Jeffs Drop NESCAC Tournament Match Against Williams 9-0
Jan. 31 - The Amherst College women's squash team dropped a 9-0 result against Williams in the 2009 NESCAC Championship at Trinity College this afternoon. Amherst snapped a five-match win streak with the loss. Follow all the action using the link above.

Amherst Defeats Wesleyan in NESCAC First Round, 6-3
Jan. 30 - The Amherst College women's squash team earned a 6-3 win over Wesleyan University in the opening round of the NESCAC Championships. The Lord Jeffs will take on Williams College Saturday at 9:45 a.m. in the quarterfinals. Full Story

Amherst Wraps 4-0 Weekend with 6-3 Win Over Franklin & Marshall
Jan. 25 - The Amherst College women's squash team completed an impressive 4-0 weekend with a 6-3 win this morning over Franklin & Marshall in the Smith/Mt. Holyoke Invitational Tournament. Full Results

Jeffs Grab Pair of Wins in Smith/Mt. Holyoke Invitational
Jan. 24 - The Amherst College women's squash team grabbed a pair of wins in day two of the Smith/Mt. Holyoke Invitational this afternoon. Amherst topped William Smith 7-2, before routing Wellesley 9-0. Full Story

Amherst Cruises to 8-1 Win in Tournament Opener
Jan. 23 - The Amherst College women's squash team opened the Smith/Mt. Holyoke College Invitational with an 8-1 win over Colby at home. Amherst will face Wellesley tomorrow in day two of the tournament. Full Story

Lord Jeffs Fall to Brown 8-1 at Home
Jan. 20 - The Amherst College women's squash team fell to Brown University at home this evening 8-1. The Jeffs will play host to William Smith on Friday evening as part of the Smith/Mt Holyoke Invite. Full Story

Insider's Look: Women's Squash Plays at Yale Invitational
Jan. 17-18 - Squash is a unique sport that is unknown to the majority of the United States population and the greater Amherst Athletics community. The Amherst College women's team is chock full of young talent  looking to climb the national rankings. Sophomores Alexandra Dalglish and Caitlin Demkin helped provide an inside look at the team's weekend at the Yale Invitational. Full Story

Lord Jeffs Fall to Mount Holyoke 7-2 on the Road
Jan. 15 - The Amherst College women's squash team fell for the second time in as many days with a 7-2 road loss at Mount Holyoke College this afternoon. The Lord Jeffs fall to 5-4 on the season with the result. Full Story

Amherst Teams Each Suffer 9-0 Loss at Dartmouth
Jan. 14 - The Amherst College men's and women's squash teams each suffered a 9-0 loss at eighth-ranked Dartmouth College, dropping the Lord Jeff men to 3-4 and the women to 5-3. Full Story

Jeffs Get Back on Track with 8-1 Win Over Saint Lawrence
Jan. 10 - The 17th-ranked Amherst College women's squash team got back on track with an 8-1 win over visiting Saint Lawrence University. The Jeffs move to 5-2 on the year and return to action Wednesday, Jan. 14, when they head to Dartmouth. Full Story

Amherst Falls to National Powerhouse Yale, 9-0
Jan. 9 - The 17th-ranked Amherst College women’s squash team suffered a 9-0 loss to fifth-ranked Yale University Friday morning, dropping the Lord Jeffs to 4-2 on the season. Full Story

Jeffs Off to Best Start Since 2003 With 9-0 Win Over Smith
Dec. 8 - The Amherst College women's squash team is off to its best start since the 2003 season with a 9-0 win this evening over visiting Smith College to improve to 4-1. Amherst will break for the holiday vacation following the win today. Full Story

Amherst Teams Each Move to 3-1 with Wins Over Vassar
Dec. 7 - The Amherst College men's and women's squash teams each picked up a win over Vassar College Sunday afternoon at home. The Lord Jeff men cruised to a 9-0 win, while the Lord Jeff women upset the 17th-ranked Brewers with an impressive 8-1 victory. Full Story

Lord Jeff Squash Teams Topple Tufts 9-0 at Home
Dec. 4 - The Amherst College men's and women's squash teams each toppled Tufts University at home for 9-0 victories. The Lord Jeffs squads each improve to 2-1 on the young season. Full Story

Amherst Squash Teams Both Suffer 9-0 Results at Trinity
Dec. 2 - The Amherst College men's and women's squash teams each suffered 9-0 results at the hands of national powerhouse Trinity College. The Lord Jeff teams will hope to rebound on Thursday evening against Tufts at home. Full Results

Women's Squash Topples Northeastern 8-1 in 2008-09 Season Opener
Nov. 19 - The Amherst College women's squash team defeated visiting Northeastern University 8-1 this evening in their 2008-09 season opener. Amherst looked strong in the win, and will break for Thanksgiving before traveling to national powerhouse Trinity. Full Story

Lord Jeffs Look to Rebuild in 2008-09
Nov. 11 - The Amherst College women's squash team takes to the court this season ranked 19th in the nation, but returns just six players from last year's roster. Fourth-year head coach Tom Carmean welcomes a talented class of four first-years who will pair with three sophomores from the top of Amherst's ladder last season to form a young and solid team. Extended Season Preview