Field Hockey

2018 RECORD: 10-6; NESCAC: 5-5; NR: 20 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP APPEARANCES: 5 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - NCAA RUNNER-UP: 1 (1999)

2018 Amherst Field Hockey News

  • Seniors Codey and Tierney Earn All-NESCAC First Team Accolades
    November 07, 2018
    Seniors Kendall Codey and Shannon Tierney of the Amherst College field hockey team have been selected to the All-NESCAC First Team for their standout performances on the field this season.
  • Codey, Tierney Selected to Play in Victory Sports Tours/NFHCA DIII Senior Game
    November 05, 2018
    The National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) has selected defender Kendall Codey ’19 and midfielder Shannon Tierney ’19 to play in the 2018 Division III Senior Game on Nov. 17 at the Spooky Nook Sports Complex in Manheim, Pa. Codey was selected as a field player and Tierney as an alternate field player. The Mammoths are two of twelve NESCAC student-athletes invited to the event.
  • Seventh-Seeded Mammoths Fall to Second-Seeded Tufts, 2-0
    October 28, 2018
    The Jumbos tallied markers in the opening and closing minutes of the NESCAC Championship Quarterfinal battle, as the seventh-seeded Amherst College field hockey team fell to second-seeded Tufts University, 2-0 Sunday afternoon at Ounjian Field.
  • NESCAC Preview: Field Hockey Heads to Tufts for Quarterfinals Clash
    October 27, 2018
    The No. 7 seed entering NESCAC Championship play, the Amherst College field hockey team is set to travel to second-seeded Tufts University for a 2018 NESCAC Quarterfinal matchup this Sunday, Oct. 28. Opening whistle is slated for 12 p.m. at Ounjian Field.
  • No. 20 Amherst Falls to No. 17 Trinity in Regular Season Finale, 2-0
    October 24, 2018
    Striking twice in 53 seconds, two first half scores proved enough for the visiting Bantams as the No. 20 Amherst College field hockey team fell to No. 17 Trinity College, 2-0 in their regular season finale Wednesday evening at Gooding Field.
  • Little III Champs! No. 20 Field Hockey Powers Past Cardinals, 3-0
    October 20, 2018
    Registering their fourth consecutive victory and second straight shut out, the No. 20 Amherst College field hockey team powered past Little III rival Wesleyan, 3-0 Saturday afternoon at Smith Field to claim the Little III title for the ninth season in a row.
  • No.20 Field Hockey Explodes for Three Second Half Goals to Shut Out Smith, 4-0
    October 18, 2018
    Four different Mammoths found the back of the net as the No. 20 Amherst College field hockey team exploded for three second half goals to shut out Five College rival Smith, 4-0 Thursday evening at Gooding Field. 
  • Schwartzman Totals Five Points, Named NESCAC Player of the Week
    October 15, 2018
    Junior midfielder Laura Schwartzman of the No. 19 Amherst College field hockey team has been named the NESCAC Player of the Week following a five-point performance for the Mammoths.
  • No. 19 Field Hockey Breaks Away From Bates, 3-1 on Senior Day
    October 14, 2018
    Beth Williamson ’22 notched two helpers and three different Mammoths found the back of the net as the No. 19 Amherst College field hockey team downed Bates College, 3-1 Sunday afternoon at Gooding Field on Senior Day. 
  • Daniels, Schwartzman Lift No. 19 Amherst to 2-1 Comeback Victory In Overtime
    October 13, 2018
    Unwavering with the clock winding down, the Mammoths battled back from a 1-0 deficit late to force overtime before clinching the victory in extra minutes as the No. 19 Amherst College field hockey team edged Colby, 2-1 in a thriller Saturday afternoon at Gooding Field.
  • No. 18 Amherst Edged By No. 15 Hamilton in Overtime Thriller, 4-3
    October 06, 2018
    Trading scores throughout regulation, a goal by Kendall Codey ’19 to deadlock the contest with 2:35 remaining was not enough to sway a Mammoth victory, as the No. 18 Amherst College field hockey team fell to No. 15 Hamilton College, 4-3 in an overtime thriller.
  • Complete Team Effort Leads No. 18 Mammoths to 5-1 Win over Keene State
    October 04, 2018
    Firing all 15 shots attempts on frame and capitalizing on four of their five penalty corners in the first 35 minutes of action, the No. 18 Amherst College field hockey team used a dominate five-goal first half to power past Keene State, 5-1 Thursday evening at the Owl Athletic Complex.
  • Daniels' Hat Trick Leads No. 18 Field Hockey Past Camels, 3-1
    October 02, 2018
    Playing through a consistent downpour Tuesday evening, the Mammoths came out on top at Silfen Field as Franny Daniels ’21 recorded her first collegiate hat trick to lead the No. 18 Amherst College field hockey team past Connecticut College, 3-1.
  • No. 16 Mammoths Drop Overtime Nail-Biter to No. 3 Tufts, 3-2
    September 29, 2018
    Never trailing until the Jumbos’ game-winner, the Mammoths suffered a heartbreaker at Ounjian Field despite making the most of their two shots on net, as the No. 16 Amherst College field hockey team was edged by No. 3 Tufts University, 3-2 Saturday afternoon in overtime.
  • Three Goal First Half Lifts No. 16 Field Hockey Past No. 19 MIT, 3-2
    September 25, 2018
    A three goal first half by the Mammoths that featured two scores by sophomore Anna Agathis proved too much to overcome for the Engineers, as the No. 16 Amherst College field hockey team edged No. 19 MIT, 3-2 Tuesday evening at Gooding Field.
  • Codey Lands NESCAC Player of the Week Honors
    September 24, 2018
    Senior tri-captain Kendall Codey of the Amherst College field hockey team has been named the NESCAC Player of the Week for her stellar efforts on the turf during the Mammoths’ 2-0 week.
  • Late Goal Lifts No. 19 Field Hockey Past No. 12 Williams, 4-3 in Thriller
    September 22, 2018
    Netting the go-ahead goal with just 1:32 remaining in regulation, the No. 19 Amherst College field hockey team dealt archrival and No. 12 Williams College its first loss of the season, 4-3 Saturday afternoon at Gooding Field.
  • No. 19 Field Hockey Battles Past Endicott, 3-1
    September 20, 2018
    Three different Mammoths found the back of the net in non-conference play Thursday evening, as the No. 19 Amherst College field hockey team battled past Endicott College, 3-1 at North Field.
  • Furious Comeback Effort Falls Just Short as No.19 Amherst Is Edged by No.1 Middlebury, 5-4
    September 15, 2018
    Down by four with 30 minutes remaining in regulation, a furious comeback bid by the Mammoths that featured three unanswered scores fell just short as the No. 19 Amherst College field hockey team was edged by top-ranked Middlebury College, 5-4 Saturday afternoon at Kohn Field.
  • No. 18 Mammoths Fall to No. 15 Bowdoin, 6-2
    September 08, 2018
    A hot start by the Polar Bears proved too much to overcome for the Mammoths, as the No. 18 Amherst College field hockey suffered their first loss of the season, 6-2 to No. 15 Bowdoin Saturday afternoon at Ryan Field.
  • No. 18 Field Hockey Breaks Away From Mount Holyoke in Season Opener, 4-1
    September 06, 2018
    Starting the 2018 season off in impressive fashion, the Amherst College field hockey team broke free of an early 1-1 deadlock to record three unanswered scores and power past Mount Holyoke College, 4-1 Thursday evening at Gooding Field. 
  • 2018 Field Hockey Season Preview
    September 04, 2018
    Ranked No. 18 in the NFHCA Division III Preseason National Coaches Poll, the Amherst College field hockey team hits the field in 2018 looking to make a splash in the perennially tough NESCAC after posting a 10-6 overall ledger and a 5-5 mark in conference play a season ago.
  • Digital Season Programs to Launch for 2018-19
    September 03, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. – Starting this fall, Amherst Mammoths fans will have the opportunity to help work towards a greener campus community while also getting more information on their favorite teams.