Athletics

Amherst College Women's Golf

3 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP APPEARANCES: 2002 (3rd), 2007 (13th), 2009 (13th)

Irene Hickey '13 Named to NGCA All-American Scholar Team
July 12 - Amherst’s Irene Hickey ’13 was recognized when the National Golf Coaches Association announced its All-American Scholar Teams. Hickey is one of only five NESCAC golfers to earn the prestigious honor this year. Full Story

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

Women's Golf Closes Out Season at Williams Spring Invitational
May 1 - Sophomore Liz Monty carded a round two low of 74 as the Amherst women's golf team wrapped up its 2010-11 season with a fourth-place showing at the Williams Spring Invitational. Full Story

Women's Golf Places Second at Jack Leaman Championship
Apr. 17 - Behind a runner-up finish from Liz Monty '13, the Amherst women's golf team placed second at the Jack Leaman Championship, trailing only top-ranked Methodist University in the final team standings. Full Story

Amherst in Second After Day One of Jack Leaman Championship
Apr. 16 - The Amherst women's golf team is in second place after day one of the Jack Leaman Championship, with Hayley Milbourn '11 and Liz Monty '13 tied for fourth individually. Competition will conclude Sunday at The Orchards. Full Story

Amherst Finishes Second at Vassar Invitational
Apr. 10 - The Amherst College women's golf team carried a one-stroke lead over Williams into day two of the Vassar Invitational, but the Lord Jeffs would settle for second place in the 12-team field. Full Story

Amherst Leading After Day One of Vassar Invitational
Apr. 9 - The Amherst women's golf team is leading a 12-team field after day one of the Vassar Invitational, with Liz Monty '13 standing alone atop the individual leader board heading into Sunday's final round.

Lord Jeffs Open Spring with Strong Showing at Jekyll Island
Mar. 21 - Riding a second-place performance by Hayley Milbourn '11, the Amherst women's golf team opened the spring portion of its 2010-11 season by placing sixth in a field of 21 teams at the Jekyll Island Invitational. Full Story

Amherst in Sixth After Day One of Jekyll Island Invite
Mar. 18 - Thanks to Hayley Milbourn '11 shooting one under par, the Amherst women's golf team finished day one of the 21-team Jekyll Island Invitational in sixth place. The Jeffs will continue the competition on Saturday.

Amherst Ranked No. 9 in First Golf World/NGCA Coaches' Poll
Feb. 25 - The Amherst College women's golf team has been ranked ninth in the spring's first edition of the Golf World/NGCA coaches' poll. The Lord Jeffs are one of only three NESCAC teams ranked in the top 25. View Poll

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

Lord Jeffs End Fall Season With Second Place at Wellesley
Oct. 17 - The Amherst College women's golf team shot a 326 on Sunday to finish in second place at the 2010 Wellesley Invitational this weekend. This weekend's tournament is the final event of the fall season for the Lord Jeffs. Full Story

Amherst in Second After Day One of Wellesley Invitational
Oct. 16 - The Amherst College women's golf team finished day one of Wellesley's Ann S. Batchelder Invitational in second place, trailing only Williams College heading into Sunday's final round.

Jeffs Fire Tournament Low Round For Second at Williams; Team Wins NESCAC Title Again
Oct. 10 - The Amherst College women's golf team shot the lowest round of a two-day event at Williams this afternoon, firing a 320 as a team to place second overall. With Sunday's score, Amherst won the one-day 2010 NESCAC Tournament title for the second year in a row Full Story

Women's Golf  in Second Place After Day One at Williams
Oct. 9 - The Amherst College women's golf team sits in second place among a ten team field at Williams College after day one of two. The Jeffs trail the host Ephs by 13 strokes heading into tomorrow's final round.

Amherst Places Fourth in Six Team Field at Middlebury
Oct. 3 - The 10th-ranked Amherst College women's golf team placed fourth in a six team field at the 2010 Middlebury Invitational. Hayley Milbourn '11 led the team by finishing tied for seventh individually. Full Story

Women's Golf Sits in Fourth at Middlebury Invitational
Oct. 2 - The Amherst College women's golf team shot a day one 358 at the Middlebury Invitational this afternoon. The score puts Amherst in fourth place in a six team field, with play concluding tomorrow.

Jeffs Place Third at Mount Holyoke Invitational
Sept. 26 - The Amherst College women's golf team was able to climb one spot to finish third in a field of 13 teams at the Mount Holyoke Invitational this afternoon. The Jeffs were led by Nina Yoo's seventh place result. Full Story

Amherst in Fourth After Day One at Mount Holyoke
Sept. 25 - The Amherst College women's golf team sits in fourth place in a field of 13 teams after day one of the Mount Holyoke Invitational. Nina Yoo '12 is only one shot behind the leader as the Lord Jeffs' top performer.

Lord Jeffs Open Fall Swing with 11th-Place Finish at Dartmouth
Sept. 19 - The Amherst College women's golf team opened up its fall schedule this weekend competing at the Dartmouth Invitational. The Lord Jeffs shaved 10 strokes off their day one score to finish in 11th place. Full Story

Amherst Wraps up Day One of Dartmouth Invitational
Sept. 18 - Competing against schools from Divisions I, II and III, the Amherst College women's golf team wrapped up day one of the Dartmouth Invitational Saturday afternoon. Liz Monty '13 and Hayley Milbourn '11 each shot an 83 to lead the Jeffs as one of the top Division III schools in the field.

Talented Squad Sets Women's Golf Up For Run at National Title
Aug. 31 - For the second consecutive year, the Amherst College women's golf team set a program record for number of tournament wins in a season. After rising into the top-5 of the national rankings last spring, the 2010-11 Lord Jeffs look ready for a run at a national championship with three-time All-American Hayley Milbourn '11 leading the way. Full Preview