2014-15 Men's Swimming and Diving News

  • Several Amherst Members Earn CSCAA Scholar All-America Honors
    July 30, 2015
    Six members of the Amherst College men's and women's swimming & diving teams were honored by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America for their excellence both in the pool and in the classroom, and were named to the Scholar All-America team, while seven others received Honorable Mention praise.
  • Amherst Places 13th at NCAA Division III Championships
    March 21, 2015
    The Amherst College men’s swimming & diving team earned a 13th place finish at the 2015 NCAA Division III Championships at the Conroe ISD Natatorium in Shenandoah, Texas.
  • Purple & White Remain 13th After Day Three of NCAA Championships
    March 20, 2015
    The Amherst College men's swimming and diving team remains in 13th-place after day three action at the 2015 NCAA Division III Championships held at the Conroe ISD Natatorium in Shenandoah, Texas.
  • Purple & White in 13th After Day Two of NCAA Division III Championships
    March 19, 2015
    Connor Sholtis ?15 was crowned the NCAA champion in the 200-yard freestyle and the Jeffs are slotted in 13th place after day two action at the 2015 NCAA Division III Championships held at the Conroe ISD Natatorium in Shenandoah, Texas.
  • Men's Swimming & Diving Competes in Day 1 Action at NCAA Championships
    March 18, 2015
    The Amherst College men’s swimming and diving competed in day one action at the 2015 NCAA Division III Championships Wednesday night at the Conroe ISD Natatorium.
  • Jeffs Send Nine to Texas for NCAA Division III Championships
    March 17, 2015
    Nine members of the men’s swimming & diving team have qualified for the 2015 NCAA Division III Championships which will be held from March 18-21 in Shenandoah, Texas.
  • Lichtig Competes at NCAA Diving Regionals
    February 28, 2015
    Junior Asher Lichtig of the Amherst College men?s swimming and diving team competed at the two-day NCAA Division III Regional Diving Championships Friday and Saturday at Springfield College.
  • Jeffs Place 11 on All-Conference Team
    February 24, 2015
    Sam Spurrell ’18 of the Amherst College men’s swimming and diving team was named the 2015 NESCAC Rookie of the Meet, and 10 others earned all-conference honors at the NESCAC Men’s Swimming and Diving Championships, hosted by Middlebury College.
  • Jeffs Finish Second at NESCAC Championships
    February 22, 2015
    The Amherst College men’s swimming and diving team won three events in the third and final day of action at the 2015 NESCAC Championships Sunday at the Middlebury College Natatorium, as the Jeffs finished as runner-up for the fifth consecutive season.
  • Jeffs Excel in Day Two Action at NESCAC Championships
    February 21, 2015
    A day after winning the 50-yard freestyle, Connor Sholtis ’15 earned another win for the Amherst College men’s swimming and diving team and claimed the 200 free title at the 2015 NESCAC Championships Saturday at the Middlebury College Natatorium.
  • Sholtis Leads Jeffs in Day One Action at NESCAC's
    February 20, 2015
    Senior Connor Sholtis of the Amherst College men’s swimming and diving team set a program record with a first-place finish in the 50-yard freestyle Friday during day one action at the 2015 Men’s NESCAC Championship, hosted by Middlebury College.
  • Jeffs Set to Compete at NESCAC Championships
    February 18, 2015
    The Amherst College men’s swimming & diving team looks to capture the program's first-ever NESCAC title as the Jeffs get set to compete at the three-day conference championships beginning on Friday, Feb. 20 at the Middlebury College Natatorium in Middlebury, Vt.
  • Haley Named Corvias ECAC Men's Swimmer of the Week
    February 04, 2015
    Connor Haley '17 of the Amherst College men’s swimming & diving team was named the Corvias ECAC Division III New England Men's Swimmer of the Week as announced on Wednesday by the organization.
  • Haley Named NESCAC Men's Swimming & Diving Performer of the Week
    February 02, 2015
    Sophomore Connor Haley of the Amherst College men’s swimming and diving team was honored by the NESCAC Monday and was named the Men’s Swimming and Diving Performer of the Week, as announced by the league office.
  • Jeffs Best Springfield, 170-124
    February 01, 2015
    The Amherst College men's swimming & diving team posted a 170-124 victory over Springfield College on Sunday afternoon in Springfield, Mass.
  • Jeffs Lose to MIT, 197.5-127.5
    January 31, 2015
    The Amherst College men’s swimming and diving team dropped its dual meet at MIT Saturday afternoon by a score of 197.5-127.5. With the loss, the Jeffs are now 4-2 overall this year while the Engineers improved to 6-1.
  • Jeffs Fall to Williams, 156-78
    January 10, 2015
    Amherst junior diver Asher Lichtig won the 1-meter diving event, and Connor Sholtis ’15 won the 100-yard freestyle, but the Jeffs fell at Williams, 156-78 in Saturday afternoon’s men’s swimming and diving meet in Williamstown, Mass.
  • Jeffs Power Past Middlebury, 203-77
    December 06, 2014
    Four swimmers posted two individual wins as the Amherst men's swimming and diving team powered past Middlebury, 203-77 in Saturday afternoon's dual meet in Middlebury, Vt.
  • Amherst Swims Past Wesleyan, 171-109
    November 24, 2014
    Connor Sholtis '15 and Elijah Spiro '18 of the Amherst College men's swimming and diving team picked up three wins each Monday to help lead the Jeffs past Little Three rival Wesleyan, 171-109.
  • Amherst Defeats Colby, 168-111
    November 22, 2014
    First-year swimmer Sam Spurrell grabbed three first-place finishes to help lead the Amherst College men's swimming & diving team past NESCAC rival Colby Saturday afternoon in Pratt Pool, 168-111.
  • Lichtig Earns NESCAC Laurel
    November 17, 2014
    Asher Lichtig '16 of the Amherst College men's swimming & diving team was named the NESCAC Performer of the Week as announced by the league office on Monday.
  • Jeffs Cruise Past Union in Season-Opener, 202-91
    November 15, 2014
    The Amherst College men's swimming & diving team cruised to a 202-91 dual-meet win Saturday afternoon against Union College in the Jeffs' 2014-15 season-opener in Pratt Pool.