2001-2002 Amherst Men's Track & Field News

  • Men's & Women's Indoor Track Compete at ECAC Championships
    June 01, 2016
    The Amherst College women's indoor track team notched a 39-point, fifth-place finish at the ECAC Championships this weekend, highlighted by senior Rebecca Woo (Manchester., NH) and her 2:56.99 win in the 1000-meter run, as well as the 4x800-meter squad's first-place, 9:26.99 showing. Senior Amie Shei (Lexington, MA) also picked up the pace for the Jeffs, pulling up to a second-place finish in the 500-meter dash.
  • Men's Track Finishes 17th at New England Championships
    May 04, 2002
    The Amherst College men's track team raked in a 17th-place finish at Saturday's New England Division III Championships, hosted by eventual landslide winner Williams College. The Jeffs collected nine team points in all.
  • Outdoor Track Places Seventh, Ninth at Conference Championships
    April 28, 2002
    The Amherst College women's squad placed seventh at the NESCAC Outdoor Track and Field 2002 Championships on Saturday at Bates College, while the Jeff men followed up with a ninth-place showing of their own. Meanwhile, Williams College defended its 2001 crown, locking up the seventh championship in nine years for the women, and the tenth in eleven years for the men.
  • Outdoor Track Takes Second at Little Three Championships
    April 20, 2002
    The Amherst College men's and women's outdoor track teams each took home second place finishes in the Little Three Track and Field Championships Saturday afternoon. Williams College recorded a pair of victories as the women's team recorded 160.50 points, while the men posted 158. Wesleyan University was at the bottom of the pack with a pair of third place finishes.
  • Outdoor Track Notches Impressive Results at Williams Relays
    April 13, 2002
    The Amherst College outdoor track team posted several impressive individual times at the Williams Relays, held at Williams College on April 13th, in preparation for a string of postseason championship meets.
  • Outdoor Track Excels at Bantam Invite
    April 06, 2002
    The Amherst College men's and women's outdoor track teams made their marks at the Bantam Invitational at Trinity College on Saturday, posting several quality times. The individual events gave several Jeffs the opportunity for stellar performances.
  • Men Third, Women Fourth in Outdoor Opener at Conn. College
    March 30, 2002
    The Amherst College men's outdoor track team kicked off its season with a blistering run at Saturday's Connecticut College Invitational. Bolstered by six first-place finishes, the Jeff men ended the day in third place, behind the United States Coast Guard Academy and Trinity College. Meanwhile, the Amherst women made their spring debut a memorable one, posting a fourth-place showing behind Coast Guard, Trinity, and the host Camels.
  • Indoor Track Teams Post Strong Showings at New England Division III Championships
    February 16, 2002
    The Amherst College indoor track teams competed in the New England Division III Championships this weekend. At the University of Southern Maine, the women finished the day with 46 points, good for fifth place behind Wheaton College, Williams College, Keene State College and Tufts University. Meanwhile, at Bates College in Lewiston, the men's team notched an 11th-place finish with 19 points. The men's meet saw a tie for the top spot for the first time in meet history, as Williams and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology came off the track with 150.5 points each.
  • Indoor Track Teams Post Strong Showings at Smith
    February 09, 2002
    The Amherst College men's and women's indoor track teams made their marks at the Smith College Invitational on Saturday, posting several quality times. The individual events gave several Jeffs the opportunity for stellar performances, including postseason-qualifying times and new personal records.
  • Indoor Track Takes Third, Sixth at Tufts Invitational
    February 02, 2002
    The Amherst women's indoor track team took home a strong 88-point, third-place showing at the Tufts University Invitational on Saturday while the Amherst men notched a 52-point, sixth-place finish to round out the weekend. The host Jumbos edged out the women for second place, behind first-place Ithaca College. Tufts also grabbed second place on the men's side, falling just short of Springfield College's 152.50 points on the day.
  • Indoor Track Finishes with Six Top Spots at Wesleyan Invitational
    January 26, 2002
    The Amherst College women's indoor track team won four individual events while the men took home two top finishes at the Wesleyan Invitational Saturday afternoon.
  • Amherst Women's Indoor Track Wins Brandeis Invitational; Men Third
    January 19, 2002
    In its second meet of the season on Saturday, the Amherst College women's indoor track team scored 91 points to win the Brandeis Collegiate Invitational by a lopsided margin. Second-place Wesleyan University's 65 points fell 26 shy of the champion Jeffs. Meanwhile, Amherst's men finished third behind Bowdoin College and Stonehill.
  • Indoor Track Opens Season With Strong Showing at Tufts Holiday Classic
    December 08, 2001
    The Amherst College indoor track team tested itself against stiff competition in the season-opening Tufts University Holiday Classic on Saturday. The Jeffs placed well nonetheless, with several Amherst representatives posting strong finishes in their early-season events.