2017-18 Amherst Men's Tennis News

  • Four Amherst Tennis Players Named ITA All-Americans
    June 11, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. – By virtue of their fantastic showings at the 2018 Division III NCAA Tennis Championships, four members of the Amherst College men’s and women’s tennis teams have been selected as Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) All Americans.
  • Amherst Finishes Ninth in 2018 Learfield Directors’ Cup
    May 31, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. – The Amherst College athletic department has completed another outstanding season, finishing 9th in the nation in the final Division III Learfield Directors’ Cup standings, which ranks schools who have reached the national level of competition in each NCAA sport.
  • Wei is National Semifinalist in First Collegiate Season
    May 25, 2018
    CLAREMONT, Calif. -- Amherst College first year Sean Wei put the college tennis world on notice this week at the NCAA Division III championships at Biszantz Family Tennis Center.
  • Wei Into Final Eight at NCAA Individuals
    May 24, 2018
    CLAREMONT, Calif.-- Amherst College first year Sean Wei is into the quarterfinals of the 2018 NCAA Men's Tennis Singles Tournament after a pair of wins on Thursday at Biszantz Family Tennis Center.
  • NESCAC Announces 2018 Spring All-Academic and All-Sportsmanship Honorees
    May 17, 2018
    107 Amherst College student-athletes were honored for excellence in the classroom when the NESCAC announced its 2018 spring All-Academic Team Wednesday afternoon, while nine others were named to the conference's All-Sportsmanship Team.
  • Rivalry Match Goes Against Mammoths in NCAA Regional Finals
    May 13, 2018
    WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. – One of the oldest intercollegiate rivalries in the nation wrote another chapter today when Amherst College and Williams College met on the campus of Williams College in Williamstown, Mass., to decide which team would advance to the NCAA Quarterfinals in men's tennis.
  • Amherst Downs CCC Champ Nichols, Sets Up NESCAC Showdown
    May 12, 2018
    BENNINGTON, VT – The Amherst College Mammoths (12-6) defeated the Nichols College Bison (20-4) 5-0 this afternoon in a match played indoors at the Bennington Tennis Center in the NCAA Second Round at the Williamstown, Mass. Regional.  
  • Wei Leads Mammoths Men’s Tennis with Major Award, NCAA Bid
    May 10, 2018
    HADLEY, Mass. – First year Sean Wei was named the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) men’s tennis Rookie of the Year and has earned an invitation to the singles draw of the 2018 NCAA Division III men’s tennis championships, scheduled for May 21-26 in Claremont, California.
  • 2018 NCAA Men's Tennis Preview: Amherst Lands in Williamstown Bracket
    May 08, 2018
    Amherst, Mass. – The eighth-ranked Amherst College men's tennis team earned an at-large bid to the 2018 NCAA Division III Championship and will travel to Williams College for the First, Second and Third Rounds this weekend, May 11-13. 
  • Amherst Edged Out of NESCAC Tourney by Cardinals
    May 04, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. – Despite a valiant effort in singles play to overcome a four-point deficit, Amherst College was defeated 5-3 by Wesleyan University on Friday afternoon in the quarterfinal round of the 2018 New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) men’s tennis tournament.
  • Men’s Tennis Weekend Roundup: Amherst Tested by Williams, Middlebury
    April 28, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. – The #8 ranked Amherst College men’s tennis team had a difficult slate ahead of them this weekend, as they faced #1 ranked Middlebury College on Sunday and #4 ranked Williams College on Saturday in a pair of New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) matches to close out the regular season.
  • Men's Tennis Gets Third Straight NESCAC Win
    April 22, 2018
    CLINTON, N.Y. -- Amherst wrapped up a busy weekend with an 8-1 victory over Hamilton College in New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) play on Sunday afternoon at Tietje Family Tennis Center.
  • No. 7 Men's Tennis Rallies to Down No. 13 Wesleyan, 5-4
    April 21, 2018
    Down 2-1 following doubles action, the No. 7 Amherst College men’s tennis team rallied to post four singles victories as the Mammoths battled back to edge Little III rival and No. 13 Wesleyan University, 5-4 Saturday afternoon a the John Wood Memorial Tennis Courts.
  • No. 1 Emory Too Much for No. 7 Mammoths Men's Tennis
    April 20, 2018
    Amherst, Mass.- The No. 7 Amherst College men’s tennis team suffered an 8-1 defeat in a non conference matchup vs No. 1 Emory University on Friday afternoon at Ludlow Tennis Club.
  • Amherst Gets 2nd Straight Home Win, Beats MIT 6-3
    April 13, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. -- The No. 7 Amherst College men's tennis team won their second home game of the year, defeating No. 25 MIT 6-3 in non-conference action Friday afternoon. at Amherst tennis center.
  • Men’s Tennis Makes the Most of Home Opener
    April 11, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. – Finally able to play their first home game of the spring, the No. 7 Amherst College men’s tennis team made the most of their opportunity on Wednesday afternoon, defeating Connecticut College 9-0 in New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) action.
  • Men’s Tennis Weekend Wrap: Mammoths Split Maine Test
    April 08, 2018
    BRUNSWICK, Maine – The No. 7 Amherst College men’s tennis team split a pair of New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) games in Maine this weekend, defeating Bates College on Saturday and falling to Bowdoin College Sunday afternoon.
  • Men's Tennis Completes Weekend Double by Topping Kenyon
    April 01, 2018
    SWARTHMORE, Pa. -- The No. 7 Amherst College men's tennis team improved to 6-1 with an 8-1 victory over Kenyon College on Sunday morning at Swarthmore College.
  • Strong Singles Play Pushes No. 7 Amherst Past No. 20 Case Western Reserve, 6-3
    March 31, 2018
    Battling back from a 2-1 deficit after doubles action, the Mammoths picked up five singles victories as the No. 7 Amherst College men’s tennis team edged No. 20 Case Western Reserve, 6-3 Saturday afternoon at the Faulkner Courts on the campus of Swarthmore College.
  • No. 6 Men's Tennis Suffers Its First Loss of the Season to No. 3 CMS, 9-0
    March 18, 2018
    The Mammoths suffered their first of the year Saturday afternoon as the No. 6 Amherst College men’s tennis team fell to No. 3 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, 9-0 at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center.
  • No. 6 Men's Tennis Stays Red Hot, Battles Past No. 9 Washington, 6-3
    March 15, 2018
    A strong singles showing by the Mammoths that featured four victories propelled the No. 6 Amherst College men’s tennis team past No. 9 Washington University in St. Louis, 6-3 Thursday afternoon.
  • No. 9 Amherst Collects Third Straight Win, Downs Whitman, 8-1
    March 13, 2018
    Sweeping singles play and adding two doubles victories, the No. 9 Amherst College men’s tennis team powered past Whitman, 8-1 Tuesday afternoon at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center.
  • No. 9 Mammoths Continue to Roll with 7-2 Win Over No. 12 Carnegie Mellon
    March 12, 2018
    The No. 9 Amherst College men's tennis team continued to roll in its Spring Break trip out west, downing No. 12 Carnegie Mellon, 7-2 Monday afternoon at the Carnegie Mellon Tennis Center.
  • No. 9 Men's Tennis Takes Opener vs No. 27 Skidmore
    March 11, 2018
    Azusa, Calif. -- The No. 9 Amherst College men's tennis team began their 2018 season in California and collected a quality 7-2 victory over #27 Skidmore College on Sunday afternoon at the Munson and Bavougian Tennis Complex on the campus of Azusa Pacific University.
  • Wei, Ma Lead Men's Tennis at Wallach Invitational
    October 23, 2017
    The Amherst College men’s tennis team closed out their fall slate in impressive fashion at the Wallach Invitational hosted by Bates College, with Sean Wei '21 winning the Singles “A” bracket and Kevin Ma '21 clinching the crown in the Singles “C”  pod to direct the Mammoths to championship titles in two out of the six invite brackets.
  • Strong Doubles Play Highlights Men's Tennis at MIT Invitational
    October 15, 2017
    Taking to the courts for the second time this season, the Amherst College men’s tennis team sent three doubles pairs and seven individuals to compete in the MIT Invitational hosted by MIT at the duPont Tennis Courts and J.B. Carr Tennis Bubble.
  • Men's Tennis Opens Season at ITA Regional Championships
    October 01, 2017
    The Mammoths’ doubles pairs highlighted ITA New England Regional Championship action for the Amherst College men’s tennis team, as the three qualifying duos logged three upset wins against seeded opponents.
  • Men's Tennis Season Preview: Mammoths Gear Up for 2017-18
    September 28, 2017
    Led by head coach Todd Doebler, who enters his fourth season at the helm of the program, and returning a talented and accomplished core, the 2017-18 Amherst College men’s tennis team will look to return to the NESCAC postseason for the 18th straight season and to the NCAA Regional Finals for the 11th consecutive year after recording a 23-6 overall ledger, and a 6-2 mark in conference play, to close out last season as the No. 8 ranked team in the nation.