Athletics

Amherst College Men's Squash

Amherst Places Six on NESCAC All-Academic, All-Sportsmanship Teams
Apr. 1 - Six members of the Amherst College men's squash team were honored when the NESCAC announced its Winter All-Academic and All-Sportsmanship selections. Full Story

Amherst Jumps to Fifth Place in Directors' Cup Standings
Apr. 1 - With another outstanding winter season in the books, Amherst College has catapulted from 16th to fifth place in the Division III Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings. Full Story

Amherst Places Three on Squash All-NESCAC Teams
Mar. 10 - Amherst's Hayley Milbourn ’11 and Evelyn Kramer ’14 were named to the Women's Squash All-NESCAC Second Team today, while Andrew Kriete ’11 represented the Lord Jeffs on the men’s Second Team. Full Story

Lord Jeffs Close Season with 7-2 Win Over Wesleyan
Feb. 27 - The Amherst men's squash team wrapped up its season with a 7-2 win over Wesleyan in a CSA National Championship consolation match. The Lord Jeffs finish the year with a 14-9 record and a national ranking of 19. Full Story

Amherst Falls to Bowdoin in National Tournament, 5-4
Feb. 26 - Having defeated Bowdoin twice earlier in the season, Amherst  could not pull off win number three as the Polar Bears earned a 5-4 win over the Lord Jeffs Saturday afternoon at the Men’s Squash National Championship. Full Story

Amherst Opens National Tournament with 8-1 Win Over Stanford
Feb. 25 - The Amherst College men's squash team began its weekend at the National Championships with an 8-1 win over Stanford University. The Lord Jeffs will take on Bowdoin Saturday at 3 p.m. in the Summers Cup semifinals. Full Story

Amherst Competing in National Championships This Weekend
Feb. 23 - The Amherst College men’s squash team will head to Boston this weekend to compete in the three-day Men’s National Team Championships, with the Lord Jeffs scheduled to take on Stanford Friday at 5 p.m. Full Story

Lord Jeffs Edge Bowdoin in NESCAC Consolation Match, 5-4
Feb. 6 - The fifth-seeded Amherst College men's squash team earned a 5-4 win over sixth-seeded Bowdoin Sunday morning in a NESCAC Championship consolation match. The Lord Jeffs improve to 12-8 on the season. Full Story

Amherst Goes 1-1 at NESCAC Championships
Feb. 5 - The Amherst men's squash team kicked off its stint at the NESCAC Championships with an 8-1 loss to Middlebury but rebounded with a 7-2 win over Colby. The Jeffs will face either Bowdoin or Wesleyan Sunday morning. Full Story

Jeffs Earn First-Round Bye in NESCAC Championship
Feb. 3 - The Amherst men's squash team has earned a No. 5 seed and a first-round by in the NESCAC Championship. The Jeffs will head to Trinity to take on No. 4 Middlebury this Saturday at noon. Full Story

Amherst Places Second at Little Three Championships
Jan. 29 - Amherst College placed second at the Little Three Squash Championships, as the Lord Jeff men's and women's teams each defeated Wesleyan before suffering a 7-2 loss to Williams. Full Story Coming Soon

Five Reasons to be in Amherst This Weekend
Jan. 27 - If you’re looking for a way to get your sports fix while getting out of the cold this weekend, Amherst College has plenty to offer. From putting undefeated records on the line to honoring seniors competing in their final home contests, here are five good reasons to be on campus this Friday and Saturday. Full Story

Squash Teams Post Perfect Day With Wins Over Hamilton and Tufts
Jan. 22 - The Amherst College men's and women's squash teams each posted a pair of 9-0 wins over NESCAC rivals Hamilton College and Tufts University this afternoon. Full Story

Amherst Teams Get Back on Track with Wins Over Bowdoin
Jan. 21 - The Amherst College squash teams got back on the winning track by picking up wins over Bowdoin College Friday evening at Yale. The Lord Jeff men earned a 6-3 victory, while the women cruised to an 8-1 result. Full Story

Squash Teams Both Fall to Brown University
Jan. 18 - The Amherst College men's and women's squash teams each played host to Brown University this afternoon in a rare mid-week afternoon match. In both matches,  Brown pulled out wins of 9-0 and 7-2. Full Story

Amherst Men Go 2-0 on Final Day of Pioneer Valley Invite
Jan. 16 - The Amherst College men's squash team posted a 2-0 record on the third and final day of the 2011 Pioneer Valley Invitational, cruising to a 9-0 win over Connecticut College before edging Colby College, 5-4. Full Story

Squash Takes on Bates and Middlebury at Pioneer Valley Invite Day 2
Jan. 15 - The Amherst College squash teams played host to Bates and Middlebury on day two of the Pioneer Valley Invitational today. The men's side lost a pair, while the women topped Bates and fell to Middlebury. Full Story

Lord Jeffs Split with Hobart and F & M at Day One of Pioneer Valley Invite
Jan. 14 - The Amherst College men's squash team opened the 2011 Pioneer Valley Invitational with a 9-0 win over Hobart this afternoon, but dropped a 9-0 result to Franklin & Marshall this evening. Full Story

Amherst Falls to Dartmouth, 9-0
Jan. 8 - For the second time in as many days, an Ivy League foe handed the Amherst College men's squash team a 9-0 defeat. Amherst fell at Dartmouth one day after losing to Yale. Full Story

Lord Jeffs Fall to #2 Yale Bulldogs, 9-0
Jan. 7 - The Amherst College men's squash team fell to 2nd-ranked Yale University this afternoon by a 9-0 score. With its first loss of the year, Amherst drops to 3-1 overall. Full Story

Same Old Story, Different Year for Amherst's Winter Teams
Dec. 22 - Amherst’s winter teams have produced a national team champion in three of the past four years, with several student-athletes taking home individual NCAA titles along the way. This March could feature much of the same for the Jeffs, who are cruising along and nationally ranked in several sports. Full Story

Lord Jeff Squads Stay Unbeaten with Wins at MIT
Dec. 11 - The Amherst College squash teams each improved to 3-0 with an impressive showing at MIT. The Lord Jeff men earned an 8-1 win over the host Engineers after both teams shut out Northeastern University. Full Story

Amherst Squash Teams Dispatch Vassar 9-0 to Open Season
Dec. 1 - The Amherst College men's and women's squash teams opened their 2010-11 seasons this evening with a pair of 9-0 wins over Vassar College. The Lord Jeffs did not surrender a single game in the lopsided wins. Full Story

Men's Squash Returns Eight of Nine From Ladder for 2010-11
Nov. 15 - With one of the most experienced lineups in recent history, the Amherst men's squash team returns eight of its nine regulars from last season, including seven upperclassmen. Full Preview