2013 Amherst Women's Soccer News

  • Duffy and Burwick Named to NEWISA All-Region Teams
    January 13, 2014
    AMHERST, Mass. – Sarah Duffy ’14 and Holly Burwick ’16 of the Amherst women’s soccer team were named to the New England Women’s Intercollegiate Soccer Association (NEWISA) Division III All-Region teams for their stellar play on the field this season. Duffy, who was selected to play in the NEWISA Senior Bowl last month, earned second team laurels while Burwick was named to the third team.
  • Duffy Plays in NEWISA Senior Bowl
    December 10, 2013
    NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. – Amherst College senior Sarah Duffy was selected to participate in the 2013 New England Women’s Intercollegiate Soccer Association (NEWISA) Senior Bowl held on the campus of Merrimack College on Saturday, Dec. 7th. The game featured some of the best seniors from all three divisions throughout the region and ended in a 2-2 draw.
  • Jeffs Fall to Messiah in NCAA Second Round, 2-0
    November 17, 2013
    GRANTHAM, Pa. - Narrowly missing out on several early chances, the Amherst women’s soccer team saw its 2013 season draw to a close with a 2-0 NCAA second round loss to Messiah College.
  • Jeffs Edge Out Springfield, 1-0
    November 16, 2013
    MECHANICSBURG, Pa. - Megan Kim ’16 converted a penalty kick midway through the first half to lift the Amherst women’s soccer team to a hard-fought 1-0 win over Springfield College in the opening round of the 2013 NCAA Championship hosted by Messiah College.
  • Jackson-Gibson, Burwick Named All-NESCAC
    November 14, 2013
    HADLEY, Mass. - Helping the Jeffs to a 9-3-3 (5-2-3 NESCAC) record and a third-consecutive NCAA Championship appearance, defender Maya Jackson-Gibson ’15 and goalkeeper Holly Burwick ’16 each earned a spot on the NESCAC women’s soccer all-conference second team.
  • Jeffs Draw Springfield in NCAA First Round
    November 11, 2013
    AMHERST, Mass. - Earning its third-consecutive berth into the NCAA Championship (13th overall), the Amherst women’s soccer team will square off with Springfield College in opening round action on Saturday, Nov. 16. First and second round host Messiah College will face Lasell College in the day’s other match-up, with the winners meeting on Sunday, Nov. 11.
  • Amherst Falls Short in NESCAC Quarterfinals to Trinity, 2-1
    November 02, 2013
    HARTFORD, Conn. – The fifth-seeded Amherst women’s soccer team fell to fourth-seeded Trinity, 2-1 in NESCAC quarterfinal action on Saturday.
  • Women's Soccer NESCAC Quarterfinal Preview
    November 01, 2013
    HARTFORD, Conn. – The Amherst women’s soccer team (9-2-3, 5-2-3 NESCAC) looks to capture its fourth NESCAC Championship when it begins its quest on Saturday, Nov. 2. The Jeffs earned the fifth-seed in the tournament and will head to fourth-seeded Trinity College (11-3, 7-3 NESCAC) for a 12 p.m. contest.
  • Kicking it in Kenya
    October 31, 2013
    For many college students, the summer was a break from the demanding school year in order to relax and rejuvenate the mind. For women’s soccer forward Megan Kim ’16, it was a chance to enhance the well-being of those less fortunate than her.
  • Women's Soccer Edged by Trinity, 1-0
    October 30, 2013
    HARTFORD, Conn. - A second half goal from Elisa Dolan '15 at the 61st minute lifted Trinity women's soccer to a 1-0 win over Amherst on Wednesday.
  • Jeffs Post Ninth Shutout With 4-0 Win Over Conn. College
    October 23, 2013
    AMHERST, Mass. – Amanda Brisco ’14 netted two goals to lead the Amherst women’s soccer team to a 4-0 win over NESCAC opponent Connecticut College on Wednesday night at Gooding Field under the lights.
  • Jeffs, Cardinals Play to Scoreless Draw
    October 19, 2013
    AMHERST, Mass. – The 23rd-ranked Amherst women’s soccer team played to a 0-0 double overtime draw Saturday afternoon against Little Three rival Wesleyan at Hitchcock Field. It was the Jeffs third scoreless draw this season and eighth shutout.
  • No. 23 Amherst Wins 3-1 Over Keene State
    October 16, 2013
    KEENE, N.H. - Three different Jeffs scored as the 23rd-ranked Amherst women's soccer team claimed its sixth consecutive win Wednesday night with a 3-1 win over Keene State at Owl Athletic Complex.
  • Women's Soccer Defeats Colby, 3-1
    October 12, 2013
    WATERVILLE, Maine - Maggie Belnap ’15 scored two goals Saturday to lead the Amherst women’s soccer team to its fifth straight win as they defeated Colby, 3-1.
  • Jeffs Run Away From ECSU, 4-1
    October 08, 2013
    AMHERST, Mass. – Megan Kim ’16 added two more goals Tuesday night to lead the Amherst women’s soccer team to a 4-1 non-conference win against Eastern Connecticut State at Hitchcock Field. Kim has seven goals on the season to lead all Jeffs as Amherst improved to 6-1-2, dropping the Warriors to 6-5.
  • Jeffs Earn Seventh Shutout of the Year, Defeat Hamilton 2-0
    October 05, 2013
    CLINTON, N.Y. - The Amherst women’s soccer team posted its seventh shutout of the season Saturday in a 2-0 win against NESCAC rival Hamilton College at Love Field.
  • Jeffs Shut Out Mount Holyoke, 4-0
    October 03, 2013
    SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. – Powered by a two-goal effort from sophomore forward Megan Kim, the Amherst women’s soccer team defeated Mount Holyoke College by a 4-0 margin in non-conference action at the MHC Soccer Field.
  • Jeffs Earn Shutout Win Against Bates, 3-0
    September 29, 2013
    LEWISTON, Maine – The Amherst women’s soccer team posted its fifth shutout this season with a 3-0 win against Bates College Sunday. The Jeffs improved to 3-1-2 overall and 2-1-2 in the NESCAC while Bates fell to 2-5-1 and 1-4-1 in league play.
  • Jeffs Fall in Overtime to Tufts, 2-1
    September 28, 2013
    AMHERST, Mass. - Chloe McKenzie '14 pulled Amherst even in the 72nd minute, but an Anya Kauffman ’14 game winner with just 57 seconds left in the first overtime lifted the Tufts women’s soccer team to a 2-1 win over Amherst on Hitchcock Field.
  • Jeffs, Ephs Play to Scoreless Draw
    September 21, 2013
    WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. - For the second time this season, the Amherst women’s soccer team played a NESCAC opponent to a scoreless tie, earning a 0-0 double-overtime draw against archrival Williams on Saturday afternoon.
  • Four Jeffs Score in 4-0 Win Over Springfield
    September 18, 2013
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - Four different Jeffs found the back of the net as the Amherst women’s soccer team posted a 4-0 shutout over Pioneer Valley rival Springfield College.
  • Jeffs, Bowdoin Play to Scoreless Draw
    September 14, 2013
    AMHERST, Mass. - For the second time in as many tries, the Amherst women’s soccer team played NESCAC rival Bowdoin to a draw after a 0-0 double-overtime result on Gooding Field.
  • Jeffs Claim 1-0 Overtime Thriller Over Middlebury
    September 07, 2013
    AMHERST, Mass. – Saturday’s women’s soccer season opener at Hitchcock Field featured a thriller between NESCAC rivals Amherst (1-0, 1-0 NESCAC) and Middlebury (0-1, 0-1 NESCAC). After a scoreless regulation, Megan Kim ’16 reached the back of the net seven minutes into overtime to lift the Jeffs to a 1-0 win.
  • Women's Soccer Ready For 2013 Campaign
    September 02, 2013
    Racing out to a 6-0-1 start, the 2012 Jeffs cruised to a 13-2-2 overall record with an 8-1-1 mark against conference opponents. Rebounding from its first loss of the season, Amherst rattled off seven-straight victories to punch its ticket to a 12th-consecutive NESCAC Tournament.