Amherst College Men's Golf

2 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP APPEARANCES: 1997 (20th), 1998 (23rd)

Amherst Places Fourth in Final Directors' Cup Standings
June 17 - After the most successful spring season in school history, Amherst College finished fourth in the final Division III Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings. This marks the fifth consecutive top-four finish for Amherst. Full Story

Amherst Wraps up Season by Placing Fourth at NESCAC Championship
May 1 - The Amherst men’s golf team closed out its 2010-11 season by placing fourth at the NESCAC Championship, which was hosted by Middlebury College and held at the Neshobe Golf Club in Brandon, Vt. Full Story

Wray Leads Field After Day One of NESCAC Golf Championship
Apr. 30 - Trip Wray '11 leads the field after day one of the NESCAC Men's Golf Championship, as the Lord Jeffs will head into Sunday's final round tied with Williams for third place in the team standings. Full Story

Jeffs Take Second Place at Little Three Championship
Apr. 27 - The Amherst College men's golf team placed second at Wednesday's Little Three Championship, handily defeating Wesleyan but falling to Williams at the Ephs' Taconic Golf Club. Full Story

Amherst Places Fifth at NESCAC Spring Opener
Apr. 24 - The Amherst College men’s golf team placed fifth at the NESCAC Spring Opener, which was shortened to a one-round, 18-hole tournament on Sunday after inclement weather closed Taconic Golf Club on Saturday. Full Story

Lord Jeffs Place 14th at Worcester State Invitational
Apr. 19 - The Amherst men's golf team placed 14th in a field of 18 teams at the Worcester State Invitational this afternoon. The Jeffs were led by Alex Butensky '13, who finished 21st among the 86 golfers. Full Story

Amherst Places Sixth at UMass Dartmouth Spring Invitational
Apr. 10 - The Amherst men's golf team placed sixth in a field of 18 teams at UMass Dartmouth's Hampton Inn Spring Invitational, with Trip Wray '11 leading the way for the Lord Jeffs by finishing eighth in the individual standings. Full Story

Amherst in Seventh at UMass Dartmouth's Spring Invitational
Apr. 9 - Competing against 17 other schools, the Amherst men's golf team wrapped up day one of UMass Dartmouth's Hampton Inn Spring Invitational in seventh place, with Trip Wray '11 tied for 16th in the individual standings.

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

Men's Golf Places Fourth at Inaugural NESCAC Match Play Event
Oct. 17 - The Amherst College men's golf team placed fourth out of six teams at the inaugural NESCAC match play event this weekend. After splitting matches with Wesleyan and Williams yesterday, Amherst edged Bowdoin and Wesleyan in the consolation bracket today. Full Story

Wray, Belkin and Arena Earn NESCAC Honors
Oct. 5 - When the conference office announced its 2010 awards this afternoon, Amherst senior Trip Wray and junior Nate Belkin earned First and Second Team All-NESCAC honors, respectively, while head coach Jack Arena was named the 2010 Coach of the Year. Full Story

Lord Jeffs Place Third at NESCAC Qualifier
Oct. 3 - The Amherst College men's golf team placed third at the 2010 NESCAC Championship Qualifier this weekend, earning a spot in the spring title event for the first time since the qualification format came into play four years ago. Full Story

Men's Golf Shoots 299 for Fourth at NESCAC Qualifier
Oct. 2 - The Amherst College men's golf team shot a day one 299 to sit in fourth place of the 2010 NESCAC Championship Qualifier. Play concludes tomorrow with the top four finishers qualifying for the conference championship event.

Amherst Finishes 12th at Williams Invitational
Sept. 26 - The Amherst College men's golf team placed 12th in a field of 18 teams at the Williams College Invitational. Nate Belkin '12 tied for 27th in the 93-player field to lead the Lord Jeffs over the weekend. Full Story

Amherst Lands in Middle of Pack at Middlebury
Sept. 19 - The Amherst College men's golf team finished in 16th place in a field of 25 teams at the 27th Annual Duke Nelson Invitational. Trip Wray '11 led the Lord Jeffs at the annual event at Middlebury. Full Story

Lord Jeffs in Top Half of Field After Day One at Middlebury
Sept. 18 - The Amherst College men's golf team finished day one of Middlebury's two-day Duke Nelson Invitational in the top half of the 25-team field. The Lord Jeffs combined for a 314 on Saturday, with Alex Butensky '13 and Nicholas Koh '14 each shooting 78 to lead the way.

Trip Wray '11 Leads Amherst to Third Place at Trinity Invitational
Sept. 12 - Riding an outstanding performance from senior co-captain Trip Wray, the Amherst College men's golf team placed third in a field of eight teams at the Trinity College Fall Invitational. Full Story

Amherst in Second Place After Day One of Trinity Invitational
Sept. 11 - The Amherst College men's golf team sits in second place in a field of eight teams after day one of the Trinity College Fall Invitational. Senior co-captain Trip Wray leads the Lord Jeffs with a 75. Scores and a recap will be posted after competition concludes Sunday afternoon.

Men's Golf Looks to Carry Momentum into Fall Schedule
Aug. 31 - The Amherst College men's golf team will look to lone senior Trip Wray '11, who boasted the Jeffs' lowest score in each of last year's final three events. With Wray playing the best golf of his career, the Lord Jeffs will look to carry momentum into the 2010 fall schedule with hopes of qualifying for the spring's NESCAC Championship event. Full Preview