Amherst College 2018-19 Men's Tennis Headlines

  • Amherst Hands #6 CMS First Loss of the Year
    March 22, 2019
    AMHERST, Mass. -- Amherst College took a 4-1 lead over #6 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps and then got a clinching win from first year William Turchetta to emerge with a 5-4 victory over the Stags in men's tennis action Friday afternoon at Bay Road Tennis Club.
  • Field Conditions and Weather Cause Schedule Changes
    March 21, 2019
    AMHERST, Mass. – Due to field conditions and impending weather, the following schedule changes have been made:
  • Men’s Tennis Sweeps Colorado College in Final Florida Match
    March 16, 2019
    ORLANDO, Fla. – Amherst College improved to 6-2 on the year with a 9-0 victory over Colorado College on Saturday in non-conference men’s tennis Spring Break action.
  • Men’s Tennis Can’t Overcome Hot Start by #14 Spartans
    March 15, 2019
    ORLANDO, Fla. – #14 Case Western Reserve University swept the doubles matches and opened up a 4-0 lead on #6 Amherst College, eventually defeating the Mammoths 7-2 on Friday morning at USTA National Campus.
  • Mammoths Dealt First Loss of the Year by #9 Washington (MO)
    March 14, 2019
    HAINES CITY, Fla. – Amherst College men’s tennis finished strong to pull within one point, but fell to #9 Washington University (St. Louis) 5-4 on Thursday afternoon.
  • #7 Amherst Nips #15 Tartans, 5-4
    March 12, 2019
    ORLANDO, Fla. -- For the second day in a row, the Amherst College men's tennis team slipped past a nationally ranked opponent, as the #7 Mammoths defeated #15 Carnegie Mellon 5-4.
  • Mammoths Claim Two Doubles Matches to Edge Kenyon, 5-4
    March 11, 2019
    ORLANDO, Fla. – Amherst men’s tennis battled Kenyon College, splitting the singles draw 3-3 before duos Zach Bessette ’19, Jayson Fung ’20 and Sean Wei ’21, Harris Foulkes claimed two of the doubles matches to lift the Mammoths over the Lords in their second competition Monday afternoon.
  • Amherst Men's Tennis Spring Preview
    March 10, 2019
    AMHERST, Mass. – After a successful fall slate, the Amherst College men’s tennis team gears up for the spring portion of their schedule as they open up competition in Florida on Sunday (March 10th) with six matches in their seven day venture, returning all eight members from last seasons roster.
  • John Taft Named to Men’s Tennis Coaching Staff
    February 22, 2019
    AMHERST, Mass. – The Amherst men’s tennis program welcomes John Taft as the new Assistant Coach as they head into their spring season of play. Taft was announced the assistant coach in the fall and will join head coach Todd Doebler as the Mammoths look to build off of their productive fall slate heading into the 2019 spring season, which kicks off March 10th against Oglethorpe in Orlando, Fla.
  • Learfield Directors' Cup Standings Released; Amherst Among Top 20
    December 21, 2018
    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.
  • Mammoths Finish Just Short of the Championship in Final Fall Competition
    October 14, 2018
    MEDFORD, Mass. – The Amherst men’s tennis team concludes the fall portion of their schedule with two doubles pairings, and one singles player, finishing in the finals for their respective Flights at the Tufts/Deis Invitational on Sunday afternoon.
  • Mammoths to Compete in Final Day of Tufts/Deis Invitational
    October 13, 2018
    MEDFORD, Mass. – Day two concluded at the Tufts/Deis Invitational for the Amherst men’s tennis team which marked four Mammoths, over two Flights, still in contention for the singles draw crown alongside three pairing’s that solidified a semifinal appearance in tomorrow’s action for their respective doubles draw Flights.
  • Six Mammoths Move to Round of 16 after First Day of Tufts/Deis Invitational 
    October 12, 2018
    MEDFORD, Mass. – The Amherst men’s tennis team concludes their first day at the Tufts/Deis Invitational which saw six Mammoths, over two Flights, still in the running of the singles draw Championship Friday afternoon.
  • Bessette and Turchetta Win Singles Championship at Wallach Invite
    October 07, 2018
    LEWISTON, Maine. – The Amherst men’s tennis team concludes the Wallach Invite with Zach Bessette ’19 and William Turchetta ’22 both winning their respective singles brackets on Sunday afternoon.
  • Seven Amherst Players Advance to Semifinals at Wallach Invitational
    October 06, 2018
    LEWISTON, Maine. – Amherst men’s tennis team saw success on day one in the singles draw as they went 14-1 collectively, placing seven players in the semifinals over four flights for tomorrows action at the Wallach Invite.
  • Wei Finishes as ITA Semifinalist
    September 30, 2018
    MIDDLEBURY, Vt. – No. 2 seed Sean Wei ’21 saw his run in the ITA New England Regional Championships come to an end in the semifinals as he fell to Boris Sorkin in three sets on Sunday.
  • Wei to Compete for ITA Title on Sunday
    September 29, 2018
    MIDDLEBURY, Vt. -- No. 2 seed Sean Wei ’21 was the last Mammoth standing in the entire tournament after a strong day two and will face off tomorrow morning in the semifinals for the singles draw.
  • Day One Completed at the ITA New England Regional Championship
    September 28, 2018
    MIDDLEBURY, Vt. -- The first day of the ITA New England Regional Championship has come to a close as Amherst Men’s Tennis has two pairings still in the running for the doubles draw alongside two student-athletes heading into the third round of competition in the singles draw.
  • Men’s Tennis Wins in Opening Weekend Double-Header
    September 22, 2018
    SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – The No. 7 ranked Amherst men’s tennis team opened their season with dual match success as they went on to beat Skidmore College 8-1, and Hobart College 8-1, in non-league tennis action at the Wenger Courts on Saturday.
  • Amherst Men’s Tennis Fall Season Preview
    September 21, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. -- The No. 7 ranked Amherst College men’s tennis team aims to have another impressive fall showing prior to the spring season of competition. They will open that fall season when they travel to Saratoga Springs, N.Y. tomorrow (September 22nd – 23rd) to take on Skidmore College and Hobart College in a double-header beginning at 11:00 AM.