CLEVELAND, Ohio. – For the 13th consecutive season, Amherst College has placed in the top-ten in the country when the final results of the IMG Learfield College Directors’ Cup were announced Wednesday. The Mammoths took eighth place out of 338 Division III schools in the annual competition, which ranks schools who have reached the national level of competition in each NCAA sport.
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Amherst College is one of nine New Engalnd Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) schools ranked in the final fall standings of the 2018-19 Division III Learfield Sports Directors' Cup.
HADLEY, Mass. - Seventy-five Amherst College student-athletes were named to the 2018 New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Fall All-Academic team this Wednesday for their success in the classroom, while eight Mammoths were recognized for their dedication to sportsmanship and named to the All-Sportsmanship Team.
Senior Luke Nguyen has been named the New England Soccer Journal’s Midfielder of the Year, while first-years Alex Shahmirzadi and German Giammattei each landed on the NESJ All-Rookie Team, as recently announced by the organization.
Senior Luke Nguyen and junior Cutler Coleman of the Amherst College men’s soccer team have been selected to the 2018 United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division III All-New England Region Teams, as announced by the organization Monday.
Matched up against conference foe Tufts University in their ninth consecutive trip to the NCAA Division III Championship Sweet 16, the Amherst College men’s soccer team was unable to find nylon in a hard fought battle as they fell to the Jumbos, 3-0 Saturday afternoon at Bello Field.
Advancing to the program’s ninth consecutive Sweet 16, the No. 18 Amherst College men’s soccer team is ready to travel to No. 2 Tufts University for 2018 NCAA Division III Championship sectional action this weekend at Bello Field in Medford, Mass.
Senior Fikayo Ajayi recorded two goals and assisted on two others in a sensational all around performance and the Mammoths doubled the Monks’ season goals against total in only 90 minutes, as the No. 18 Amherst College men’s soccer battled past No. 8 Saint Joseph’s College, 4-2 to hand the visitors their first loss of the year in Sunday’s NCAA Championship second round bout at Hitchcock Field.
First-year German Giammattei’s team-leading seventh goal of the season was enough to push the Mammoths past the Bears, as the No. 18 Amherst College men’s soccer team shut out Bridgewater State, 1-0 Saturday afternoon at Gooding Field in NCAA Championship first round action.
Three members of the Amherst College men’s soccer team have garnered All-NESCAC honors for their stellar efforts on the field in 2018, while first-year German Giammattei has been named the NESCAC Rookie of the Year.
For the fourth consecutive season, the Amherst College men’s soccer team has earned the right to host the first and second rounds of the NCAA Division III Championship, with the Mammoths welcoming Bridgewater State, Saint Joseph’s and Middlebury to Hitchcock Field for Regional competition.
Earning an at-large bid and regional pod hosting duties, the No. 20 Amherst College men's soccer team is set to take on Bridgewater State in a 2018 NCAA Division III Championship first round contest this Saturday, Nov. 10 at a time to be determined.
A late push by the Mammoths that saw eight shot attempts in the final 15 minutes was not enough to even the score late as the fourth-seeded Amherst College men's soccer team suffered their first loss in over a month at the hands of eighth-seeded Colby, 3-1 Saturday afternoon at Gooding Field in a NESCAC Semifinals bout.
A score by Andres Pascual-Leone ’19 in the 20th minute and a tenacious defensive effort by the Mammoths were enough to earn a NESCAC Championship Quarterfinal victory, as the fourth-seeded Amherst College men’s soccer team shut out fifth-seeded Bowdoin College, 1-0 Sunday afternoon at Hitchcock Field.
Claiming the No. 4 seed in the conference, the Amherst College men’s soccer team is set to host a NESCAC Championship Quarterfinal matchup for the 13th consecutive season as they welcome No. 5 Bowdoin to Hitchcock Field for a 2:30 p.m. battle this Sunday, Oct. 28.
On Thursday, October 18, the College proudly recognized Ted Beneski ’78, P’08 and Laurie Beneski P’08 for their extraordinary leadership and generosity in the Promise Campaign by naming the men’s and women’s soccer program in their honor. Amherst celebrated the Beneskis and fêted the newly named program with a reception at the Powerhouse, where the Beneski family and their friends were joined by the men’s and women’s soccer teams, representatives from the athletics department, President Biddy Martin, and the Board of Trustees.
AMHERST, Mass. – The Amherst College men’s soccer team closed out the 2018 regular season with a 3-1 victory over Trinity College on Wednesday afternoon at Hitchcock Field, securing a home game in this weekend’s New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) tournament.
Three different Mammoths found the back of the net as the Amherst College men's soccer team posted its third consecutive shut out win with a 3-0 victory over Little III rival Wesleyan University Friday evening at Citrin Field.
Three first half goals, including two in the opening five minutes, lifted the Amherst College men’s soccer team to victory Sunday afternoon as the Mammoths topped the College of Staten Island, 4-0 in a non-conference bout at Hitchcock Field.
AMHERST, Mass. – With a 3-0 win over Colby College on Senior Day Saturday at Hitchock Field, the Amherst College men’s soccer team extended their unbeaten streak to five games and collected their fourth New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) win of the year.
Snapping the Camel’s 10-game win streak, the Mammoths were just the second team of the year to find the back of the net against the home team as the Amherst College men's soccer team and No. 4 Connecticut College fought to a 1-1 double overtime draw Tuesday evening at Freeman Field.
A goal by senior tri-captain Luke Nguyen in the 34th minute proved to be all that was needed to seal the win for the Mammoths, as the Amherst College men’s soccer team shut out Hamilton College, 1-0 Saturday afternoon at Hitchcock Field.
Battling back from an early 1-0 deficit, German Giammattei ’22 netted what stood as the game-winner in the 80th minute as the Amherst College men’s soccer team ended Bates College’s three game win streak with a 2-1 victory over the Bobcats Sunday afternoon at Hitchcock Field.
Despite owning an 8-5 edge in shots on target and making a strong push for the equalizer down the stretch, the Amherst College men’s soccer team was unable to overcome a two goal deficit as the Mammoths fell to No. 3 Tufts University, 2-1 Saturday afternoon at Bello Field.
AMHERST, Mass. – It took ninety minutes of soaking wet soccer, but at the end of the day on Tuesday, Amherst College men’s soccer snapped a two-game losing streak with a 2-0 victory over Gordon College at Gooding Field.
AMHERST, Mass. – A late score by the Amherst’s men’s soccer team wasn’t enough as they fell to Williams College 2-1 in New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) play at Hitchcock Field Saturday afternoon.