The first official records of Amherst Lacrosse were kept in 1950. The Rev. J.B. Coburn was the first coach, and the 1950 team was captained by D.R. Moore. The inaugural record was 1-5, not unsurprising for a rookie squad.
1951 Amherst was captained by P.K. Bancroft and improved to a 3-2 record