Athletics

NCAA Championship History

NCAA Championship Appearances: 6 (1998-2000, 2006, 2007, 2010)
Overall Record: 7-6
National Quarterfinalists: 1 (2007)

2010
First Round:
Amherst def. Lesley, 3-0
Second Round: Springfield def. Amherst, 3-0

2007

First Round: Amherst def. Rivier, 3-0 (30-25, 30-17, 30-19)
Second Round: Amherst def. Williams, 3-2 (24-30, 30-27, 30-23, 21-30, 15-11)
Third Round: Amherst def. MIT, 3-1 (30-25, 30-16, 24-30, 30-23)
Quarterfinals: Juniata def. Amherst, 3-0 (30-8, 30-22, 30-21)

2006
First Round: Amherst def. Emmanuel, 3-0 (30-10, 30-9, 30-17)
Second Round: MIT def. Amherst, 3-1 (27-30, 30-22, 30-25, 30-27)

2000
First Round: Bates def. Amherst, 3-2 (15-12, 8-15, 1-15, 15-12, 15-13)

1999
First Round: Amherst def. WCSU, 3-1 (15-10, 15-10, 4-15, 15-8)
Second Round: Wellesley def. Amherst, 3-0 (15-5, 15-5, 15-10)

1998
First Round: Amherst def. MIT, 3-2 (14-16, 15-4, 15-7, 7-15, 15-13)
Second Round: Williams def. Amherst, 3-1 (15-13, 15-7, 13-15, 15-9)

NESCAC Championship History

NESCAC Championship Appearances: 14 (1999-2012)
Overall Record: 20-11
NESCAC Champions: 1999, 2000, 2006

2012
Quarterfinals:
No. 5 Williams def. No. 4 Amherst, 3-0

2011
Quarterfinals:
No. 5 Trinity def. No. 4 Amherst, 3-1

2010
Quarterfinals:
No. 1 Amherst def. No. 8 Wesleyan, 3-1
Semifinals: No. 4 Tufts def. No. 1 Amherst, 3-0

2009
Quarterfinals:
No. 5 Amherst def. No. 4 Middlebury, 3-2
Semifinals: No. 1 Tufts def. No. 5 Amherst, 3-2

2008
Quarterfinals:
No. 3 Amherst def. No. 6 Conn., 3-2
Semifinals: No. 3 Amherst def. No. 2 Wesleyan, 3-1
Finals: No. 4 Williams def. No. 3 Amherst, 3-1

2007

Quarterfinals: No. 1 Amherst def. No. 8 Bowdoin, 3-1
Semifinals: No. 1 Amherst def. No. 4 Conn., 3-1
Finals: No. 2 Williams def. No. 1 Amherst, 3-2

2006 (NESCAC Champions)
Quarterfinals: No. 3 Amherst def. No. 6 Trinity, 3-0
Semifinals: No. 3 Amherst def. No. 2 Wesleyan, 3-2
Finals: No. 3 Amherst def. No. 1 Williams, 3-1

2005
Quarterfinals: No. 2 Tufts def. No. 7 Amherst, 3-0

2004
Quarterfinals: No. 3 Amherst def. No. 6 Bates, 3-0
Semifinals: No. 2 Tufts def. No. 3 Amherst, 3-2

2003
Quarterfinals: No. 4 Amherst def. No. 5 Tufts, 3-2
Semifinals: No. 1 Williams def. No. 4 Amherst, 3-0

2002
Quarterfinals: No. 3 Amherst def. No. 6 Tufts, 3-1
Semifinals: No. 3 Amherst def. No. 7 Middlebury, 3-1
Finals: No. 1 Williams def. No. 3 Williams, 3-0

2001
Quarterfinals: No. 3 Amherst def. No. 6 Colby, 3-0
Semifinals: No. 2 Williams def. No. 3 Amherst, 3-1

2000 (NESCAC Champions)
Quarterfinals: No. 3 Amherst def. No. 6 Tufts, 3-1
Semifinals: No. 3 Amherst def. No. 7 Trinity, 3-1
Finals: No. 3 Amherst def. No. 4 Bates, 3-1

1999 (NESCAC Champions)
Quarterfinals: Amherst def. Bowdoin, 3-0
Semifinals: Amherst def. Williams, 3-1
Finals: Amherst def. Bates, 3-0