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Williamson, Kaplan Named Longstreth / NFHCA All-New England West Region Sophomore defenders Beth Williamson and Sophia Kaplan of the Amherst College field hockey team continue to rake in the postseason honors after standout seasons on the Mammoths' back line with the duo each being named to the 2019 Longstreth / National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division III All-New England West Region Teams, as recently announced by the organization.
NESCAC Announces Fall 2019 All-Academic, All-Sportsmanship Teams HADLEY, Mass. – Sixty-six Amherst College student-athletes were named to the 2019 New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Fall All-Academic team on Tuesday morning for their success in the classroom, while eight Mammoths were recognized for their dedication to sportsmanship and named to the All-Sportsmanship Team.
Sophomore Defensive Duo Williamson and Kaplan Garner All-NESCAC Laurels The Amherst College field hockey team continued its streak of never failing to have a student-athlete representative on the All-New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) teams since the awards inception in 2000, with two Mammoths named All-Conference for the fourth straight season.
Trinity Rallies Past No. 20 Amherst in Regular Season Finale Despite hitting nylon on their first shot of the night, a two-goal, fourth period rally by the Bantams was enough to overcome the Mammoths’ early lead as the No. 20 Amherst College field hockey team was edged by Trinity College, 2-1 in its regular season finale Tuesday evening at Robin Sheppard Field.
No. 16 Bates Downs No. 20 Field Hockey, 3-2 Despite striking first and twice owning the lead, a two-goal third period by the Bobcats proved too much to overcome as the No. 20 Amherst College field hockey team was edged by No. 16 Bates College Saturday afternoon at Campus Ave Field.
Mammoths' Defense Stifles No. 17 Colby in Shut Out Win Striking in each of the first two periods to take a two-goal lead 17 minutes into the contest, the Mammoths’ defense shone throughout the stretch to lead the Amherst College field hockey team to a pivotal 2-0 shutout win over No. 17 Colby College Saturday afternoon at Bill Alfond Field.
Alventosa Nets Double Overtime Game-Winner as Amherst Tops Smith, 2-1 Junior Kiera Alventosa struck twice, including the game-winner in the 75th minute, to upend an early Pioneers’ lead as the Amherst College field hockey team rallied past Five College rival Smith College, 2-1 in double overtime Wednesday evening at Smith Turf Field.
Mammoths Fall to No. 7 Tufts, 3-2 in Senior Day Thriller The Mammoths took the lead three minutes into the second half, however two quick scores by the Jumbos lifted the visitors to victory as the Amherst College field hockey team was edged by No. 7 Tufts University, 3-2 Saturday afternoon in a thriller on Senior Day.
Field HockeyWilliamson, Kaplan Named Longstreth / NFHCA All-New England West Region
General NewsNESCAC Announces Fall 2019 All-Academic, All-Sportsmanship Teams
Field HockeySophomore Defensive Duo Williamson and Kaplan Garner All-NESCAC Laurels
Field HockeyTrinity Rallies Past No. 20 Amherst in Regular Season Finale
Field HockeyNo. 16 Bates Downs No. 20 Field Hockey, 3-2
Field HockeyMammoths' Defense Stifles No. 17 Colby in Shut Out Win
Field HockeyAlventosa Nets Double Overtime Game-Winner as Amherst Tops Smith, 2-1
Field HockeyMammoths Fall to No. 7 Tufts, 3-2 in Senior Day Thriller
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"Andrew is one of the hardest workers on the team, which is well respected and noted by each of his teammates."Andrew Leung ' 22
"Lindsey has shown her commitment to excellence in her academics, diving, and in being a continued pillar of support for her teammates."Lindsey Ruderman '21
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