The Amherst College Athletics Department and the men's and women's cross country and track & field programs are happy to announce the recent hiring of Stuart Newstat as an assistant coach for the teams.
The Amherst College men's & women's track & field teams and 14 individual student-athletes garnered U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic honors for their excellence in the classroom and on the circle in 2018-19, as announced by the organization Monday.
Junior harrier Clark Ricciardelli of the Amherst College men's cross country and track & field teams has been named to the 2018-19 Google Cloud Academic All-America First Team, as voted on by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA), for his combined excellence on the playing field and in the classroom.
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.
Junior harrier Clark Ricciardelli of the Amherst College men's cross country and track & field teams has been selected to the 2018-19 Google Cloud Academic All-District Men's Track/Cross Country First Team, as voted on by CoSIDA, for his combined performance on the playing field and in the classroom.
The Mammoths outpaced their seed marks in three of their four events as the Amherst College track & field teams closed out the 2019 season with a solid all-around performance at the three-day NCAA Outdoor Championships at the SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio.
Each registering qualifying marks throughout the regular season, three runners are set to represent the Amherst College men's and women's track & field teams at the 2019 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships from Thursday, May 23 to Saturday, May 25 at the SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio. The annual national meet will be hosted this year by the University of Mount Union and the Greater Cleveland Sports Commission.
HADLEY, Mass. – The New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) has announced the members of the 2019 All-Academic and All-Sportsmanship Teams and Amherst College saw 103 student-athletes honored for their work in the classroom.
Five individual Amherst College men’s track & field harriers have garnered U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) outdoor All-Region honors across six events, as announced recently by the organization.
In this weekend's Open New England Championships, the Amherst men's track and field team faced teams across all three divisions with Troy Colleran '22 setting multi-best marks in seven out of the 10 events and finishing with 6358 points over the weekend.
Finishing 11th overall at the 31-team New England Division III Outdoor Championship, the Amherst College men’s track & field team combined to set a program record, a new personal best and five top-eight finishes, including an event win in the 1500m, in a strong day on the circle.
Six individuals and two relay squads garnered All-Conference honors and first-year Henry Buren was named the Most Outstanding Rookie following the Amherst College men's track & field team's third place finish at the 2019 NESCAC Championships – the best finish for the program at the league meet since 2010.
Totaling 130 points on the day, the Amherst College men’s track & field team had the program’s best showing at the conference meet since 2010 as the Mammoths placed third overall at the 2019 NESCAC Championships Saturday at Middlebury College.
Weather conditions didn’t hold the Mammoths back at the fourth annual Tufts University Sunshine Classic at the Ellis Oval & Dussault Track, with the Amherst College track & field teams impressing in their final tune up before the NESCAC Championships next Saturday.
First-year standout Troy Colleran of the Amherst College men’s track & field team has been named the NESCAC Field Performer of the Week following his stellar performance at the Mondschein Multi hosted by Kutztown University of Pennsylvania last weekend.
Closing out the Silfen Invitational hosted by Connecticut College in less than ideal weather conditions, the Amherst College men’s track & field team earned 48 points to place 10th overall at the 22-team meet.
Returning to the oval, the Amherst College men’s track & field team sent two student-athletes to the Mondschein Multi hosted by Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, while the rest of the team headed to Day One of the Connecticut College Silfen Invitational.
First-year standout Henry Buren and senior captain Christina Scartelli of the Amherst College track & field teams swept NESCAC Track Performer of the Week honors after moving to the top of the conference leader boards in impressive performances at the Amherst Spring Fling last Saturday.
The Amherst College men’s track & field team opened up the outdoor season Saturday at the Tufts Snowflake Classic, capturing third place (92 points) in the 19-team meet at the Ellis Oval/Dussault Track.
Junior Clark Ricciardelli and the distance medley relay quartet of Spencer Ferguson-Dryden '20, Ryan Prenosil '21, Ralph Skinner '20 and Cosmo Brossy '19 of the Amherst College men’s track & field team have been named U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Americans for their stellar performances at the 2019 NCAA Division III Indoor Track & Field Championships this past weekend in Boston, Mass.
All-America performances and new personal bests were recorded Saturday at the Reggie Lewis Center as the Amherst College men’s and women’s track & field team concluded competition at the 2019 NCAA Indoor Championships.
Competing on day one of the 2019 NCAA Indoor Championships, the Amherst College men’s & women’s track and field team boasted two All-American performances and three top-five finishes in an impressive day at the Reggie Lewis Center in Boston, Mass.
The Amherst College men's and women's track & field team are set to compete in six events at the 2019 NCAA Division III Indoor Championships, with five individual harriers and one relay team posting qualifying marks during the season to earn a spot in the national meet hosted by UMASS-Boston on March 8-9 at the Reggie Lewis Center in Boston, Mass.
The Amherst men’s track & field team continued to roll at the 2019 New England Division III Indoor Championships hosted by MIT at the Johnson Athletic Center, with the Mammoths shattering program records in the 60m dash and weight throw during a solid days work.