Athletics

NCAA Championship History

NCAA Championship Appearances: 9 (1996, 1999, 2001-06, 2008)
Overall Record: 18-8
National Champions: 1 (2003)
National Runners-Up: 2 (1999, 2001)
National Semifinalists: 2 (2002, 2004)
National Quarterfinalists: 2 (2006, 2008)

2008
First Round: Amherst def. Endicott, 16-7
Second Round: Amherst def. Washington & Lee, 10-8
Quarterfinals: Franklin & Marshall def. Amherst, 16-9

2006
First Round: Amherst def. WNEC, 19-3
Second Round: Amherst def. Rowan, 14-9
Quarterfinals: Gettysburg def. Amherst, 8-4

2005
First Round: Bye
Second Round: Washington & Lee def. Amherst, 11-9

2004
First Round: Bye
Second Round: Amherst def. Scranton, 20-4
Quarterfinals: Amherst def. Plymouth State, 21-6
Semifinals: Middlebury def. Amherst, 13-9

2003 (National Champions)
First Round: Bye
Second Round: Amherst def. Cortland State, 20-9
Quarterfinals: Amherst def. Gettysburg, 12-5
Semifinals: Amherst def. TCNJ, 12-10
Championship: Amherst def. Middlebury, 11-9

2002
First Round: Bye
Second Round: Amherst def. Colorado College, 15-8
Quarterfinals: Amherst def. Union, 13-6
Semifinals: TCNJ def. Amherst, 10-7

2001
First Round: Amherst def. Wellesley, 20-10
Quarterfinals: Amherst def. Ithaca, 13-6
Semifinals: Amherst def. TCNJ, 11-10 (2 OT)
Championship: Middlebury def. Amherst, 11-10 (2 OT)

1999
First Round: Amherst def. Colorado College, 21-13
Quarterfinals: Amherst def. Bowdoin, 15-9
Semifinals: Amherst def. TCNJ, 11-9
Championship: Middlebury def. Amherst, 10-9

1996
First Round: TCNJ def. Amherst, 20-9

NESCAC Championship History

NESCAC Championship Appearances: 10 (2001-10)
Overall Record:
14-10
NESCAC Titles:
0

2010
Quarterfinals:
No. 4 Amherst def. No. 5 Tufts, 11-9
Semifinals: No. 3 Colby def. No. 4 Amherst, 8-7 (OT)

2009
Quarterfinals:
No. 1 Tufts def. No. 8 Amherst, 14-11

2008
Quarterfinals:
No. 2 Amherst def. No. 7 Wesleyan, 8-7
Semifinals:
No. 3 Trinity def. No. 2 Amherst, 10-9 (2 OT)

2007
Quarterfinals:
No. 6 Amherst def. No. 3 Wesleyan, 13-5
Semifinals:
No. 4 Colby def. No. 6 Amherst, 10-8

2006
Quarterfinals:
No. 2 Amherst def. No. 7 Wesleyan, 17-8
Semifinals:
No. 4 Bowdoin def. No. 2 Amherst, 15-14 (OT)

2005
Quarterfinals:
No. 3 Amherst def. No. 6 Tufts, 15-5
Semifinals:
No. 3 Amherst def. No. 2 Bowdoin, 13-12 (OT)
Finals:
No. 1 Middlebury def. No. 3 Amherst, 10-2

2004
Quarterfinals:
No. 2 Amherst def. No. 7 Tufts, 13-7
Semifinals:
No. 2 Amherst def. No. 3 Williams, 19-10
Finals:
No. 1 Middlebury def. No. 2 Amherst, 13-6

2003
Quarterfinals:
No. 2 Amherst def. No. 7 Wesleyan, 15-9
Semifinals:
No. 2 Amherst def. No. 3 Williams, 11-9
Finals:
No. 1 Middlebury def. No. 2 Amherst, 9-5

2002
Quarterfinals:
No. 2 Amherst def. No. 7 Trinity, 11-6
Semifinals:
No. 2 Amherst def. No. 3 Williams, 17-8
Finals:
No. 1 Middlebury def. No. 2 Amherst, 13-7

2001

Quarterfinals: No. 2 Amherst def. No. 7 Conn., 16-5
Semifinals: No. 2 Amherst def. No. 3 Williams, 9-6
Finals: No. 1 Middlebury def. No. 2 Amherst, 9-6