Amherst College Field Hockey

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Amherst Places 12 on National Academic Squad
Apr. 10 - The Amherst College field hockey team placed 12 players on the 2010 Gladiator by SGI/NFHCA Division III National Academic Squad, which recognizes those student-athletes who have achieved a cumulative GPA of 3.30 or higher through the first semester of the 2010-11 academic year. Full Story

Amherst 16th in Directors' Cup Final Fall Standings
Dec. 23 - Amherst College found itself in 16th place when the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics released its final fall standings of the Division III Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup this morning. Full Story

NESCAC Announces All-Academic, All-Sportsmanship Teams
Nov. 23 - The NESCAC has announced its 2010 Fall All-Academic and All-Sportsmanship teams, with 70 Lord Jeffs qualifying for the All-Academic ranks to mark the third highest total in the conference. Full Story

Dudzik and McMahon Earn NFHCA All-America Honors
Nov. 22 - The NFHCA named Amherst College field hockey standouts Carly Dudzik '12 and Katie McMahon '13 to the 2010 All-America teams this afternoon. Dudzik's First Team selection is the first for Amherst since 2000. Full Story

Dudzik, McMahon and Clegg Earn NFHCA All-Region Awards
Nov. 18 - The National Field Hockey Coaches Association named Amherst College's Carly Dudzik '12, Katie McMahon '13 and Stephanie Clegg '12 to its 2010 All-New England West Region teams this afternoon. Full Story

Dudzik, McMahon Earn Field Hockey All-NESCAC Honors
Nov. 10 - Amherst College's Carly Dudzik '12 and Katie McMahon '13 were named to the 2010 NESCAC Field Hockey All-Conference Teams this afternoon. Dudzik earned First Team honors for the second straight year, while McMahon landed on the Second Team. Full Story

Lord Jeffs Fall to Bowdoin 3-2 in Overtime in NESCAC Semifinals
Nov. 6 - The Amherst College field hockey team fell to Bowdoin College 3-2 this afternoon in overtime in the semifinals of the 2010 NESCAC Championship. Amherst season comes to a close at 12-4 after the Jeffs were denied an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament. Full Story

Amherst Heading to Tufts in Search of Program's First NESCAC Title
Nov. 3 - Fourth-seeded and 14th-ranked Amherst College will be in pursuit of the program’s first title when the Lord Jeffs compete in this weekend’s 2010 NESCAC Field Hockey Championship at Tufts University’s Bello Field in Medford, Mass. Full Story

Field Hockey Shuts Out Wesleyan 3-0 to Advance in NESCACs
Oct. 31 - The Amherst College field hockey team shutout visiting Wesleyan University 3-0 this afternoon in the 2010 NESCAC Championship quarterfinal round. The Jeffs will take on Bowdoin next weekend at Tufts. Full Story

Field Hockey Earns 2-1 Overtime Win Over Trinity
Oct. 29 - The Amherst College field hockey team earned a 2-1 overtime win over Trinity College this afternoon to clinch a home NESCAC Quarterfinal game on Sunday. Amherst earns the No. 4 seed with the win and will host No. 5 Wesleyan at 1 p.m. on Sunday. Full Story

Field Hockey, Soccer Regular Seasons to End Friday
Oct. 27 - The Amherst College soccer and field hockey teams will close the books on their regular seasons when they host Trinity College this Friday, but all three Lord Jeff squads have already secured a spot in the postseason. Full Story

Katie McMahon '13 Named Field Hockey Co-Player of the Week
Oct. 25 - Amherst College sophomore Katie McMahon was named the NESCAC field hockey Co-Player of the Week this afternoon for her 15 points during a pair of Lord Jeff wins this week. Full Story

Lord Jeffs Come Back for Huge 4-3 Win at Wesleyan
Oct. 23 - Trailing 3-2 in the second half, the Amherst College field hockey team rallied for a crucial 4-3 win at Wesleyan University. As winners of nine of their past 10 games, the Jeffs are now in a tie for fourth place in the NESCAC. Full Story

Amherst Ready to Crash Wesleyan's Homecoming
Oct. 21 - Amherst College's soccer and field hockey teams will be looking to spoil Wesleyan University's Homecoming festivities this Saturday when the Lord Jeffs and Cardinals meet in pivotal NESCAC matchups. Full Story

McMahon's Four Goals, Three Assists Lead Amherst Past Smith, 9-0
Oct. 19 - Sophomore forward Katie McMahon scored four goals and assisted on three others to lead the 17th-ranked Amherst College field hockey team to a 9-0 win over Smith College. The Jeffs improve to 9-3 on the season. Full Story

Former Lord Jeffs Return to Campus for 2010 Alumnae Game
Oct. 18 - Twelve former Lord Jeff field hockey players returned to Amherst College on Sunday, Oct. 17, for the 2010 Alumnae Game, which proved to be a great success. Full Story

Lord Jeffs Rout Colby at Home, 5-0
Oct. 16 - Five different players scored for the Amherst College field hockey team in a 5-0 rout of Colby College this afternoon at home. Amherst improves to 8-3 on the year with the win. Full Story

Amherst Cruises to 9-0 Win at Westfield State
Oct. 13 - The Amherst College field hockey team improved to 7-3 on the season with a 9-0 win at Westfield State University this evening. The Lord Jeffs are ranked 19th in this week's NFHCA Division III National Coaches Poll. Full Story

Field Hockey Falls to Middlebury 4-1 on the Road
Oct. 9 - The Amherst College field hockey team suffered a 4-1 setback to Middlebury College this afternoon on the road. The loss snaps a five-game win streak for the Lord Jeffs. Full Story

McMahon Scores Four as Field Hockey Tops Babson 5-1
Oct. 7 - Amherst College sophomore Katie McMahon scored four goals as the 18th-ranked Lord Jeffs topped Babson 5-1 this evening at home. Amherst improved to 6-2 on the year with the victory. Full Story

Leahy's Goal Lifts Amherst to 1-0 Win at Williams
Oct. 2 - Senior tri-captain Carly Leahy scored in the 12th minute to lead the Amherst College field hockey team to a 1-0 win at Williams College. The Lord Jeffs have won four consecutive games to bump their record to 5-2. Full Story

Amherst Set to Clash with Williams in Pivotal Rivalry Weekend
Sept. 30 - There will be plenty on the line this Saturday when Amherst heads to Williamstown to battle the Ephs in men's and women's soccer and field hockey. The Lord Jeff women's tennis team will host Williams Saturday morning in a clash of national powerhouses. Full Story

McMahon Scores Lone Goal in Amherst's Win Over Mt. Holyoke
Sept. 29 - Katie McMahon '13 scored in the 50th minute to lead the 18th-ranked Amherst College field hockey team to a 1-0 win over Mount Holyoke College. The Lord Jeffs (4-2) increase their winning streak to three games. Full Story

Jeffs Hand Conn College First Loss with 6-3 Result
Sept. 25 - The Amherst College field hockey team handed Conn College its first loss of 2010 this afternoon with a 6-3 result at home. The Jeffs improve to 3-2 on the year, and 2-2 in NESCAC play. Full Story

Amherst Earns First Win at Springfield Since 2002
Sept. 22 - The Amherst College field hockey team earned a 4-0 win at Springfield College this evening, marking the first time the Jeffs have beaten the Pride on the road since 2002. Amherst improves to 2-2 on the young season. Full Story

Amherst Suffers 3-0 Loss to Third-Ranked Tufts
Sept. 17 - The 16th-ranked Amherst College field hockey team was dealt a 3-0 loss by national powerhouse Tufts University this afternoon. Sarah Wise '12 made nine saves for the Lord Jeffs, who move to 1-2 on the season. Full Story

Lord Jeffs Bounce Back with 5-1 Win at Bates
Sept. 12 - The 14th-ranked Amherst College field hockey team got into the win column with a 5-1 result at Bates. The Lord Jeffs scored the first five goals of the game before the Bobcats got on the board in the final minute. Full Story

Amherst Comes Up Short at #11 Bowdoin, 4-3
Sept. 11 - The 14th-ranked Amherst College field hockey team rallied from a 3-1 deficit at Bowdoin, but the 11th-ranked Polar Bears scored with 12 minutes remaining and held on for the 4-3 win. Carly Dudzik '12 scored two goals for the Lord Jeffs, with Chrissy Cantore '12 accounting for the team's third. Full Story

Fresh Off 12-Win Season, Amherst Surging Toward Top of NESCAC
Aug. 31 - Head coach Carol Knerr and the Lord Jeffs have improved their winning percentage each season since 2005, with last year’s appearance in the NCAA Tournament bringing the program to the next level. With an All-NESCAC midfielder, the team's leading scorer and three starters on defense returning, Amherst could continue to make strides. Season Preview

Amherst Announces 2010 Schedule
June 1 - The Amherst College field hockey team has released its 2010 fall schedule, with the season set to open Saturday, Sept. 11 when the Jeffs will travel to Bowdoin College for a rematch with the nationally-ranked Polar Bears. Amherst upset then-top-ranked Bowdoin in last year's season opener, 2-0. Full Schedule