Men's Soccer

2017 RECORD: 12-4-3; NESCAC: 6-2-2; NR:10 NCAA NATIONAL TITLES: 1 (2015) NESCAC TITLES: 5 (2008, '11, '12, '13, '16)

2017 Amherst Men's Soccer News

  • All-Region Selections Include Four Mammoth Soccer Players
    November 30, 2017
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Three Amherst College women’s soccer players and one member of the men’s soccer team have been named to the United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division III All-New England Region Teams.
  • NESCAC Announces 2017 Fall Academic and Sportsmanship Honorees
    November 29, 2017
    HADLEY, Mass. – Eighty-three Amherst College student-athletes were honored for excellence in the classroom when the NESCAC announced its 2017 fall All-Academic Team Wednesday afternoon, while eight others were named to the All-Sportsmanship Team.
  • Mammoths Bounced From Tournament Play With Tough 2-1 Loss in Sweet 16
    November 18, 2017
    A Kyle Kelly ?21 score in the 20th minute gave the Mammoths a 1-0 lead for the next 50 minutes of action, however a heroic effort by Yellow Jacket Geoffrey Rouin that saw one of the nation?s top scorers register two goals in a three minute span directed the University of Rochester past the No. 16 Amherst College men?s soccer team, 2-1 in NCAA Championship Third Round play Saturday afternoon at Starry Turf Field.
  • Men's Soccer NCAA Sectionals Preview: Amherst Meets Rochester Saturday
    November 17, 2017
    GRANTHAM, Pa. -- For the eighth consecutive season, Amherst College men's soccer is in the final sixteen of the NCAA Division III tournament. Their sectional play will begin tomorrow against Rochester. Here is all the information you need for the weekend, plus a breakdown of the four teams competing, courtesy of host Messiah College.
  • Amherst Heads to Messiah for NCAA Sectionals vs Rochester
    November 13, 2017
    MECHANICSBURG, Pa. -- Messiah College has been selected as the host for the NCAA Division 3 Men's Soccer sectionals, and that's where Amherst College will play their third round game on Saturday at 1:30 pm against Rochester.
  • Mammoths On to Third Round with PK Victory over Pride
    November 12, 2017
    AMHERST, Mass. – The No. 16 Amherst men’s soccer team will play in the Third Round of the NCAA tournament for the eighth consecutive season after advancing 2-0 on penalty kicks following a 1-1 tie with No. 25 Springfield College on Sunday afternoon at Hitchcock Field.
  • Amherst Survives and Advances with Late Goal Over Vikings
    November 11, 2017
    AMHERST, Mass. –With two minutes left to play in a tie game, Fikayo Ajayi ’19 curled a corner kick into the back of the net for his second goal of the day and No. 16 Amherst College survived a brave ten-man Salem State University squad with a 2-1 victory in their NCAA Tournament First Round game on Saturday at Hitchcock Field.
  • Mammoths Set to Clash with Vikings in NCAA First Round
    November 07, 2017
    AMHERST, Mass. -- For the third consecutive year, Amherst College men's soccer is hosting the First and Second Rounds of the NCAA Division III tournament. This season, the Mammoths open up play on Saturday at 11:00 AM against Salem State.
  • No. 13 Amherst Earns At-Large Bid, to Play Salem State as NCAA Regional Host
    November 06, 2017
    Earning an at-large bid and regional pod hosting duties, the No. 13 Amherst College men’s soccer team is set to take on Salem State in a 2017 NCAA Division III Championship first round contest this upcoming weekend.
  • No. 10 Mammoths Shocked by Hamilton in NESCAC Quarterfinals
    October 28, 2017
    AMHERST, Mass. – Leading 2-0 early in the second half of their New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) quarterfinals match, the Amherst men’s soccer team looked ready to take the next step to defending their conference title.
  • Mammoths Welcome Hamilton as Amherst Hosts 12th Straight NESCAC Quarterfinals
    October 26, 2017
    AMHERST, Mass. – The No. 10 Amherst College men’s soccer team has earned the #2 seed in the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) championship and will host a quarterfinal matchup for the 12th straight year when they welcome #7 seed Hamilton to Hitchcock Field this Saturday at 1:00 PM.
  • No. 10 Men's Soccer Beats Trinity 2-1, Enters NESCAC Tourney as #2 Seed
    October 25, 2017
    HARTFORD, Conn. -- Gabe Gitler '21 had a pair of assists and Amherst College scored in the 80th minute to beat Trinity College 2-1 in the final New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) men's soccer contest of the regular season for both sides.
  • Mammoths Match Biggest Win of the Season, Beat Rams 5-0
    October 22, 2017
    AMHERST, Mass. – Amherst College scored nine goals over Senior Weekend, including five goals this morning as they defeated Farmingdale State 5-0 in a non-conference men’s soccer game at Hitchcock Field.
  • No. 15 Men’s Soccer Strikes Early, Tops Wesleyan 4-1
    October 21, 2017
    AMHERST, Mass. – Sebastian Derby ’21 scored twice in the opening ten minutes to lead the No. 15 Amherst College men’s soccer team to a 4-1 victory over New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) rivals Wesleyan University on Saturday afternoon at Hitchcock Field.
  • No. 15 Men's Soccer Wins 5th Overtime Tilt of October
    October 18, 2017
    NEWBURGH, N.Y. -- For the fifth time in seven games this month, the Amherst College men's soccer team has needed extra time, but on Wednesday evening it only took one minute and fifty seconds for Kyle Kelly '21 to score the golden goal that delivered a 2-1 victory over Mt. St. Mary in a non-conference game.
  • No. 9 Men’s Soccer Bounces Back with 2-1 Win at Bates
    October 15, 2017
    LEWISTON, Maine – The No. 9 ranked Amherst College men’s soccer team rebounded from a double overtime loss on Saturday by coming from behind to beat Bates College 2-1 in New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) men’s soccer action Sunday afternoon.
  • Hlinomaz's Late Equalizer Not Enough For No. 9 Men's Soccer
    October 14, 2017
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- A tying goal in the 86th minute by Weller Hlinomaz '18 was not enough for No. 9 Amherst College, who suffered a 2-1 loss in double overtime at Colby College in New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) action.
  • Bellew Lifts No. 9 Amherst Past Conn. College in Overtime, 1-0
    October 10, 2017
    Kieran Bellew ’18 netted the game-winning goal in the 97th minute as the No. 9 Amherst College men’s soccer team handed Connecticut College its first loss of the fall, 1-0 in overtime Tuesday afternoon at Hitchcock Field.
  • No. 8 Men's Soccer Battles Hamilton to 0-0 Double Overtime Tie
    October 09, 2017
    The Mammoths outshot the Continentals 22-14, including a 10-3 edge in shot differential in the second half, however neither side was able to net the go-ahead score as the No. 8 Amherst College men’s soccer team and Hamilton College battled to a 0-0 double overtime tie Saturday afternoon at Love Field.
  • Three Second Half Goals Direct No. 8 Amherst Past NEC, 4-2
    October 04, 2017
    Tied at 2-2 after 50 minutes of action, the Mammoths logged two unanswered goals in a three minute span as the No. 8 Amherst College men’s soccer team downed New England College, 4-2 Wednesday evening at Hitchcock Field.
  • Derby Nets Game-Winner in 97th Minute as Amherst Edges Rutgers-Newark, 2-1
    October 01, 2017
    Sebastian Derby ’21 tallied his first collegiate goal in the 97th minute as the Amherst College men’s soccer team edged No. 9 Rutgers University-Newark, 2-1 in overtime Sunday afternoon at Hitchcock Field.  
  • Mammoths Register Shutout, Upset No. 3 Tufts, 1-0
    September 30, 2017
    In a league matchup that featured the past two NCAA Division III National Champions, the Mammoths came out on top, as a goal in the 62nd minute directed the Amherst College men’s soccer team past No. 3 Tufts University, 1-0 Saturday afternoon at Hitchcock Field.
  • Men's Soccer Shuts Out Pine Manor, 5-0
    September 24, 2017
    The Mammoths controlled the pace of play from the opening whistle and outshot the Gators 21-4 as the Amherst College men’s soccer team shut out Pine Manor, 5-0 Sunday afternoon at Hitchcock Field. 
  • Amherst Battles Williams to 1-1 Double Overtime Draw
    September 23, 2017
    Cutler Coleman ’20 netted the equalizer at the 50:53 mark, but neither side could find the back of the goal in the final 60 minutes as the Amherst College men’s soccer team and Williams College battled to a 1-1 double overtime draw Saturday afternoon at Cole Field.
  • No. 10 Men's Soccer Falls to Middlebury, 1-0
    September 16, 2017
    Panther Jed Sass broke the scoreless tie in the 50th minute as Middlebury dealt the No. 10 Amherst College men’s soccer team a 1-0 loss in a back-and-forth matchup at Hitchcock Field Saturday afternoon.
  • No. 10 Men's Soccer Edges Bowdoin, 1-0 in Conference Clash
    September 09, 2017
    In a physical contest, a penalty kick goal stood as the difference maker as the No. 10 Amherst College men’s soccer team opened the 2017 season with a 1-0 victory over Bowdoin College Saturday afternoon at Hitchcock Field.
  • Men's Soccer Season Preview: Amherst Ready to Defend NESCAC Crown in 2017
    September 04, 2017
    Ranked No. 10 in the United Soccer Coaches preseason poll, the Amherst College men’s soccer team returns to the field following a second-consecutive one-loss season that saw the Mammoths clinch a 17-1-2 overall record and capture the program’s fifth NESCAC title, and first since 2013.
  • Men's Soccer Visits Iceland!
    August 17, 2017
    In an experience to remember, the Amherst College men’s soccer team traveled to the Nordic island nation of Iceland for a 12-day excursion beginning on May 22.