2017-18 Amherst Women's Squash News

  • Amherst Squash Hosts Urban Squash Nationals
    June 20, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. -- Amherst College played host to over 500 youth players this past weekend as the Urban Individual Squash Nationals came to the Pioneer Valley.
  • 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.
  • Past & Future Mammoths Excelling on Squash Courts
    May 07, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. -- Past and future members of the Amherst College squash program have been achieving on a national level over the course of the last few weeks.
  • Squash Student-Athletes Tabbed as CSA Scholars
    April 17, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. -- The College Squash Association (CSA) has released the Men's and Women's Scholar Athlete Awardees for the 2017-2018 season, and five members of the Amherst  College program have been selected.
  • More than 100 Mammoths Earn NESCAC Academic All-Conference
    March 13, 2018
    HADLEY, Mass. –  A total of 1,033 student-athletes, including 104 from Amherst College, have been named to the 2018 NESCAC Winter All-Academic Team by the conference office today.
  • McAtee Closes Out Amherst Career at CSA Nationals
    March 04, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- All-Conference selection Haley McAtee '18 represented Amherst College for the final time at the College Squash Association (CSA) Individual Championships this weekend at George Washington University.
  • Seniors McAtee, Krayacich, First Year Wang Snag All-Conference Nods
    February 22, 2018
    HADLEY, Mass. – The New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) announced their 2018 men’s and women’s squash All-Conference teams on Thursday afternoon, and three Mammoths were selected by the coaches for this honor.
  • Middlebury Handles Women's Squash, 6-3, at CSA's
    February 18, 2018
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -– The Middlebury women's squash team posted a 6-3 victory on Sunday over Amherst College in the Kurtz Cup’s 15th/16th-place match at the CSA National Team Championship. The match took place at Harvard’s Murr Center. The Panthers finish the season ranked 15th-nationally with a record of 12-10.
  • Women’s Squash Suffers Tough Loss to George Washington
    February 17, 2018
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – In the consolation match of the Kurtz Cup, Amherst College suffered a 9-0 defeat to George Washington University on Saturday afternoon at Harvard University.
  • Mammoths Downed by Kurtz Cup Top-Seed Drexel
    February 16, 2018
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- The defending Walker Cup champions, Amherst College moved into the Kurtz Cup bracket this year, but the Mammoths were stopped by top-ranked Drexel University on Friday evening in the quarterfinals at Harvard University.
  • Seniors Lead the Way to Sweep of Lyons
    February 08, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. -- The Amherst College women's squash team celebrated their senior tri-captains on Thursday evening before a 9-0 victory over Mount Holyoke College in their final regular season home game of the season.
  • Women’s Squash Takes Fourth Place Finish at NESCAC Championships
    February 04, 2018
    CLINTON, N.Y. – After earning an appearance in the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) women’s squash semifinals, Amherst College dropped a tight 5-4 decision to Middlebury College in the third place consolation match on Sunday afternoon.
  • Amherst’s NESCAC Run Ends in Women’s Squash Semifinals
    February 03, 2018
    CLINTON, N.Y. – Amherst College won their opening match against Tufts University at the 2018 New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) women’s squash tournament, but bowed out in the semifinals round to top-seeded Trinity College.
  • No. 4 Mammoths to Open NESCAC Championship Against Tufts
    February 01, 2018
    HADLEY, Mass. -- The Amherst College women's squash team will enter the 2018 NESCAC Squash Championships against Tufts University as the tournament gets underway on February 2nd on the campus of Hamilton College.
  • Men’s and Women’s Squash Top Wesleyan at Little Three Championships
    January 27, 2018
    MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – The Amherst College men’s and women’s squash teams won matching 7-2 victories over Wesleyan University at yesterday’s Little Three Championships, hosted by the Cardinals.
  • Men's and Women's Squash Claim 2 Victories Apiece on Final Day of Round Robin
    January 19, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. -- The Amherst Men's and Women's Squash programs were proud to play host to the 2018 Pioneer Valley Round Robin at Davenport Courts this weekend. On Sunday afternoon, the Mammoths finished off the tournament with victories over Colby College and Hamilton College on both the men's and women's sides.
  • Sinha, Finkelstein Collect Wins Over Brown
    January 16, 2018
    PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Amherst College took victories at the #7 and #9 positions, but it wasn't enough to get the Mammoths past #11 Brown University, who handed them a 7-2 defeat on Tuesday afternoon at Kate Brodsky Pavilion.
  • Women’s Squash Halted by #15 Middlebury
    January 10, 2018
    MIDDLEBURY, Vt. – The #16 ranked Amherst College women’s squash team suffered their second straight defeat, this time at the hands of New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) foe Middlebury College on Wednesday afternoon.
  • Top-Ten Ranked Yale Overwhelms Amherst Squash
    January 07, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. – Yale University, ranked in the top ten in the country in both men’s and women’s squash, was too much for hosts Amherst College, handing the Mammoths 9-0 defeats on both sides on Sunday morning at Davenport Courts.
  • Women’s Squash Continues to Roll with Spotless Saturday
    December 02, 2017
    AMHERST, Mass.- The Amherst College women’s squash team continued their undefeated start to the 2017-18 season by grabbing wins against Connecticut College and Northeastern University on Saturday. Both ends of this home round robin at Davenport Courts ended in 9-0 wins for the Mammoths.
  • Women's Squash Dispatches Terriers in Straight Sets
    November 18, 2017
    AMHERST, Mass.—In their second match of the season Amherst College routed Boston University 9-0 on Saturday afternoon at Davenport Courts.
  • Walker Cup Champion Mammoths Stock Up for 2017-18 Season
    November 16, 2017
    AMHERST, Mass. – Defending champions of the Walker Cup, the Amherst College women’s squash team has stockpiled their roster with another big class of talented freshmen for the 2017-18 season.