Women's Tennis

2018 RECORD: 4-3; NESCAC: 0-0; NR: 8 NCAA NATIONAL CHAMPIONS: 1 (1999) NCAA NATIONAL RUNNERS-UP: 5

2017-18 Amherst Women's Tennis News

  • Mammoths Edged by Jumbos in NESCAC Women's Tennis
    April 17, 2018
    MEDFORD, Mass. -- Amherst College led 2-1 after doubles play, but #6 Tufts University came surging back and slipped past the #8 Mammoths 5-4 on Tuesday afternoon inside Gantcher Center.
  • Strong Singles Play Sends Ephs Past Amherst, 6-3
    April 14, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. -- The Amherst women's tennis team led 2-1 after doubles play, but No. 2 ranked Williams College won five of six singles matches for a 6-3 win in New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) play on Saturday afternoon at Amherst Tennis Center.
  • No. 8 Women's Tennis Handles #22 Brandeis
    April 13, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. -- Amherst College swept all six singles flights and defeated Brandeis University 8-1 in non-conference women's tennis action on Friday afternoon at the Amherst Tennis Courts.
  • Amherst Tops Conn. College, Moves to 3-0 in NESCAC Play
    April 10, 2018
    NEW LONDON, Conn. -- Amherst College women's tennis has now won five of their last six matches and is 3-0 in New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) play after an 8-1 victory over Connecticut College on Tuesday afternoon.
  • Women’s Tennis Weekend Recap: Mammoths Take Two in Great White North
    April 08, 2018
    BRUNSWICK, Maine – The number eight ranked Amherst College women’s tennis team travelled to Maine this weekend for three matches against nationally ranked teams, and they returned home with wins in both of their New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) games, beating Bates College on Saturday and Bowdoin College on Sunday.
  • Eighth-Ranked Women's Tennis Downs No. 17 Skidmore, 7-2
    March 31, 2018
    Picking up two doubles victories and five singles wins, the No. 8 Amherst College women’s tennis team powered past No. 17 Skidmore, 7-2 Saturday afternoon at the Wilton YMCA.
  • No. 11 Amherst Closes Out Spring Break Trip with 6-3 Win Over No. 12 Sewanee
    March 16, 2018
    The Mammoths capped off a successful Spring Break trip with a victory, as the No. 11 Amherst College women’s tennis team edged No. 12 Sewanee, 6-3 Friday afternoon at the Ralphs-Straus Tennis Center on the campus of Pepperdine University.
  • No. 11 Mammoths Dropped by Third-Ranked CMS, 6-3
    March 15, 2018
    The sophomores in the Mammoths’ lineup impressed and combined to earn the squads’ three wins as the No. 11 Amherst College women’s tennis team was edged by No. 3 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, 6-3 Thursday afternoon at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center.
  • No. 11 Women's Tennis Upsets No. 9 Carnegie Mellon, 7-2
    March 14, 2018
    The Mammoths picked up their second consecutive victory in their trip out west, as the No. 11 Amherst College women’s tennis team used five singles wins to upset No. 9 Carnegie Mellon, 7-2 Wednesday afternoon at the Claremont Country Club.
  • Women's Tennis Grabs First Win of the Year
    March 13, 2018
    CLAREMONT, Calif. -- Amherst College women's tennis swept their doubles matches and then clinched a 6-1 victory in Tuesday afternoon's match against Trinity (Texas) for their first victory of the season.
  • Amherst Edged by No. 6 Pomona-Pitzer
    March 12, 2018
    CLAREMONT, Calif. -- Amherst College took two of three doubles matches, but came up just short in singles, falling to No. 6 Pomona-Pitzer on Monday afternoon by a 5-4 scoreline.
  • Women's Tennis Posts Strong Performance at ITA Regional Championships
    October 01, 2017
    Camille Smukler ’20 highlighted the Mammoths at the ITA New England Regional Championships, advancing to the singles finals as the Amherst College women’s tennis team finished with an 8-6 record in singles play and a 5-3 mark in doubles competition at the annual tournament.
  • Women's Tennis Falls to Williams, 7-2
    September 23, 2017
    Battling archrival Williams College in their lone dual meet of the fall, the Amherst College women’s tennis team fell to the Ephs, 7-2 Saturday afternoon at the Hunt Tennis Courts.
  • Mammoths Wrap up Action at Season Opening MIT Invitational
    September 17, 2017
    Taking to the courts for the first time in 2017-18, the Amherst College women's tennis team sent four doubles pairs and eight individuals to compete at the MIT Invitational hosted by MIT at the duPont Tennis Courts and J.B. Carr Tennis Bubble.
  • Women's Tennis Season Preview: Mammoths Ready for Strong 2017-18
    September 14, 2017
    Led by head coach Jackie Bagwell, who enters her 27th year at the helm of the program, and returning an experienced and capable core, the 2017-18 Amherst College women’s tennis team will once again look to return to the conference and national postseason after recording a 7-10 overall ledger, and a 4-4 mark in the perennially tough NESCAC, to finish last season the No. 14 ranked team in the nation.