Athletics

NCAA Championship History

NCAA Championship Appearances: 10 (1994-98, 2001, 2003, 2006, 2008, 2009)
Overall Record: 20-7-3
National Finalists: 1 (2001)
National Semifinalists: 1 (1996)
National Quarterfinalists: 4 (1995, 1997, 2006, 2008)

2009
First Round:
Amherst def. ECSU, 3-0
Second Round: TCNJ def. Amherst, 4-0

2008

First Round: Amherst def. Farmingdale State, 4-0
Second Round: Amherst def. Springfield, 3-0
Third Round: Amherst def. Otterbein, 1-0
Quarterfinals: William Smith def. Amherst, 1-0

2006
First Round: Amherst def. Kean, 2-0
Second Round: Amherst def. Wheaton (MA), 3-0
Third Round: Amherst def. Endicott, 1-0
Quarterfinals: Amherst ties TCNJ, 0-0 (2 OT) (TCNJ advances on penalty kicks)

2003
First Round: Amherst def. Bridgewater State, 1-0
Second Round: Amherst def. Endicott, 2-1 (OT)
Third Round: Wheaton (MA) def. Amherst, 3-2

2001
First Round: Amherst def. Endicott, 6-0
Second Round: Amherst def. Wheaton (MA), 4-1
Third Round: Amherst def. WCSU, 2-1 (2 OT)
Quarterfinals: Amherst def. William Smith, 1-0
Semifinals: Amherst def. Wheaton (IL), 1-0
Championship: Ohio Wesleyan def. Amherst, 1-0

1998
First Round: Bye
Second Round: Amherst ties Williams, 0-0 (2 OT) (Williams advances on penalty kicks)

1997
First Round: Bye
Second Round: Amherst def. WCSU, 2-0
Third Round: Amherst def. William Paterson, 3-2 (3 OT)
Quarterfinals: Elizabethtown def. Amherst, 1-0

1996
First Round: Bye
Second Round: Amherst def. Richard Stockton, 2-1 (2 OT)
Quarterfinals: Amherst def. Bates, 1-0
Semifinals: UC San Diego def. Amherst, 2-1

1995
First Round: Bye
Second Round: Amherst def. Bowdoin, 1-0
Quarterfinals: Amherst ties Richard Stockton, 1-1 (4 OT) (RSC advances on penalty kicks)

1994
First Round: Amherst def. UMass Dartmouth, 4-2 (2 OT)
Second Round: TCNJ def. Amherst, 1-0

NESCAC Championship History

NESCAC Championship Appearances: 11 (2000-10)
Overall Record: 10-8-3
NESCAC Champions: 2 (2001, 2003)

2010
Quarterfinals:
No. 2 Amherst def. No. 7 Bowdoin, 3-2
Semifinals: No. 2 Amherst def. No. 8 Bates, 4-1
Finals: No. 3 Williams def. No. 2 Amherst, 1-0

2009
Quarterfinals:
No. 2 Amherst def. No. 7 Wesleyan, 2-1 (OT)
Semifinals: No. 3 Middlebury def. No. 2 Amherst, 1-0

2008

Quarterfinals: No. 2 Amherst def. No. 7 Wesleyan, 1-0
Semifinals: No. 2 Amherst def. No. 3 Middlebury, 1-0
Finals: No. 1 Williams def. No. 2 Amherst, 3-2 (OT)

2007
Quarterfinals: No. 6 Middlebury def. No. 3 Amherst, 1-0

2006
Quarterfinals: Bye
Semifinals:
No. 1 Amherst def. No. 7 Bates, 3-0
Finals: No. 3 Middlebury def. No. 1 Amherst, 1-0 (OT)

2005
Quarterfinals: No. 2 Amherst ties No. 7 Colby, 0-0 (Colby advances on PK, 4-3)

2004
Quarterfinals: No. 7 Conn. def. No. 2 Amherst, 1-0

2003 (NESCAC Champions)
Quarterfinals: No. 2 Amherst ties No. 7 Tufts, 0-0 (Amherst advances on PK, 4-2)
Semifinals: No. 2 Amherst ties No. 3 Williams, 1-1 (Amherst advances on PK, 3-1)
Finals: No. 2 Amherst def. No. 4 Bates, 6-0

2002
Quarterfinals: No. 5 Conn. def. No. 4 Amherst, 2-1

2001 (NESCAC Champions)
Quarterfinals: No. 3 Amherst def. No. 6 Tufts, 3-1
Semifinals: No. 3 Amherst def. No. 2 Middlebury, 5-1
Finals: No. 3 Amherst def. No. 1 Williams, 2-1 (2OT)

2000
Quarterfinals: No. 6 Williams def. No. 4 Amherst, 1-0