Amherst launches Sports Analytics initiative, seeking to leverage success of its “Moneyball” alumni

Submitted on Monday, 4/14/2014, at 3:47 PM

By Peter Rooney 

In the basement of Amherst College’s Alumni Gymnasium, men’s soccer coach Justin Serpone is on a mission to introduce students to the analytical side of college athletics, and continue building a pipeline from Amherst College to the business side of sports.Justin Serpone and Megan Robertson ’15

Better for It

imageIn the opening round of the NCAA Championship, Joe Addison '09 found the back of the net to win the game for Amherst, which became one of the most feared teams in Division III.By Justin Long

The Dream Season

By Justin Long

Men’s soccer ended its season in December as the most decorated team in program history, winning its first NESCAC title and advancing to the semifinal round of the NCAA Championships. The team became only the second in program history to reach the Final Four.