2014 Amherst Volleyball News

  • Danner, Warshaw, Natsis Garner All-NESCAC Honors
    November 12, 2014
    Three players from the Amherst College women's volleyball team garnered All-NESCAC honors as announced by the league office on Wednesday.
  • Jeffs Fall to Williams, 3-0
    November 08, 2014
    Maggie Danner '17 led the third-seed Amherst College volleyball team with 12 kills, but second-seed Williams College posted a 3-0 (25-23, 25-19, 25-21) sweep on Saturday afternoon to advance to the NESCAC Tournament final at Tufts University.
  • Jeffs Advance Past Conn. College, 3-1
    November 07, 2014
    The third-seeded Amherst College volleyball team posted a 3-1 (20-25, 25-14, 25-12, 25-13) victory over No. 6 Conn. College in Friday evening's NESCAC Quarterfinal match hosted by Tufts University.
  • Jeffs Sweep by Colby, 3-0
    November 01, 2014
    Katie Warshaw '16 notched a team-high 14 digs, and Nicole Gould '17 registered a team-best nine kills as the Amherst College women's volleyball team secured a 3-0 (25-13, 25-15, 25-20) sweep of Colby College in Saturday afternoon's NESCAC match at LeFrak Gymnasium.
  • Jeffs Best Bowdoin College, 3-1
    October 31, 2014
    Asha Walker '18 served up eight aces and recorded 11 digs to help the Amherst College volleyball team notch a 3-1 (25-22, 15-25, 26-24, 25-15) victory over Bowdoin College in Friday evening's NESCAC match at LeFrak Gymnasium.
  • Jeffs Split with MIT, Brandeis on Day Two of Hall of Fame Tournament
    October 25, 2014
    The Amherst College women's volleyball team picked up a split during day two action of the 2014 Hall of Fame volleyball tournament. The Jeffs fell to MIT, 3-1 (25-18, 15-25, 25-16, 25-20) and swept Brandeis University, 3-0 (25-10, 25-14, 25-19) at LeFrak Gymnasium.
  • Jeffs Sweep by Wellesley in 2014 Hall of Fame Tournament Opener
    October 24, 2014
    Amherst College used nine kills from Marialexa Natsis '18 and 18 assists from Nicole Carter '16 to help lift the Jeffs to a 3-0 (25-20, 25-12, 25-15) sweep of Wellesley College in the opening match of the 2014 Hall of Fame women's volleyball tournament on Friday evening at LeFrak Gymnasium.
  • Jeffs Earn Split with Tufts, Endicott
    October 18, 2014
    The Amherst College women's volleyball team posted a split with Tufts University and Endicott College in tri-match action on Saturday afternoon. The Jeffs fell 3-0 (25-13, 30-28, 25-23) to the host Jumbos in NESCAC action, before posting a 3-0 (26-24, 25-20, 25-12) victory over the Gulls in non-league play.
  • Jeffs Rally Past Conn. College, 3-2
    October 17, 2014
    Trailing 2-0 in the match, the Amherst College women's volleyball team notched a tremendous three set rally to claim a 3-2 (25-27, 21-25, 28-26, 25-18, 15-12) victory over Connecticut College in Friday evening's NESCAC volleyball match at Luce Field House.
  • Miles From Home: A Closer Look at Volleyball
    October 14, 2014
    The Amherst College women's volleyball team has enjoyed a long history of success under long-serving head coach Sue Everden. The Jeffs have posted 20 or more wins in 21 of the last 24 seasons, and have twice reached the 30-win plateau (1995 and 2007). But where does this sustained success come from? Look no further than Coach Everden's tremendous ability to recruit and develop superb talent from across the nation. The 2014 version of the Purple & White exemplifies the point.
  • Jeffs Roar Past Bates, 3-0
    October 11, 2014
    Amherst College used 10 kills from Maggie Danner '17 and eight from Marialexa Natsis '18 to help pace the Jeffs to a 3-0 (25-16, 25-13, 25-19) sweep of Bates College in Saturday afternoon's NESCAC women's volleyball match at Alumni Gym.
  • Jeffs Claw Past WNEU, 3-1
    October 10, 2014
    Maggie Danner '17 smashed a team-high 16 kills, and Nicole Carter '16 dished out a match-best 25 assists to help lift the Amherst College women's volleyball team to a 3-1 (25-22, 21-25, 25-16, 25-23) victory over Western New England University in Friday evening's non-conference match at LeFrak Gymnasium.
  • Jeffs Cruise Past Westfield State, 3-0
    October 08, 2014
    The Amherst College women's volleyball won its third straight match with a 3-0 sweep over Westfield State University Wednesday in non-conference action at the Woodward Center.
  • Warshaw Named NESCAC Player of the Week
    October 06, 2014
    Katie Warshaw '16 was named the NESCAC Player of the Week in women's volleyball as announced by the league office on Monday.
  • Jeffs Sweep Hamilton, 3-0
    October 04, 2014
    The Amherst College volleyball team cruised to its third straight win with a 3-0 sweep over Hamilton College Saturday in LeFrak Gymnasium.
  • Danner, Gould Lead Jeffs Past Middlebury, 3-1
    October 03, 2014
    Sophomores Maggie Danner and Nicole Gould registered 17 and 16 kills, respectively, to help lead the Amherst College volleyball team to a 3-1 come-from-behind win Friday night at LeFrak Gymnasium.
  • Jeffs Split with Babson, Clark
    September 27, 2014
    The Amherst women's volleyball team earned a split in Saturday's non-conference tri-match action as the Jeffs fell to Babson, 3-0 (25-19, 25-19, 25-18), and posted a 3-0 (25-13, 25-13, 25-14) win over host Clark.
  • Jeffs Fall Short to Williams in NESCAC Thriller, 3-2
    September 26, 2014
    The Amherst College volleyball team forced a decisive fifth set but fell short against archrival Williams in a NESCAC thriller Friday night at LeFrak Gymnasium, 3-2.
  • Jeffs Soar Past Wesleyan, 3-0
    September 20, 2014
    Amherst College's Maggie Danner '17 smashed a match-high 16 kills and three players finished with double-digit digs as the Jeffs notched a 3-0 (25-17, 26-24, 25-18) victory over Wesleyan University in Saturday afternoon's NESCAC women's volleyball match at Silloway Gym.
  • Jeffs Sweep by Trinity, 3-0 in NESCAC Opener
    September 19, 2014
    Maggie Danner '17 and Nicole Gould '17 floored 11 kills each as the Amherst College women's volleyball team swept by Trinity College, 3-0 (25-18, 28-26, 25-12) in Friday evening's NESCAC opener for both teams at Oosting Gymnasium in Hartford, Conn.
  • Jeffs Sweep by JWU, UNE
    September 12, 2014
    The Amherst College women's volleyball team earned a pair of 3-0 sweeps against Johnson & Wales University and the University of New England in day one action of the Johnson & Wales Invitational on Friday evening.
  • Jeffs Finish Second at Springfield Invitational
    September 06, 2014
    For the second straight year, the Amherst College women's volleyball team finished second at the season-opening Springfield Invitational.
  • Springfield Edges Jeffs in Five-Set Thriller, 3-2
    September 05, 2014
    Amherst College used 10 kills each from Samantha Newby '16 and Nicole Gould '17, but Springfield College received a match-high 18 kills from Kelsey McGayhey to help the Pride clinch a hard-fought 3-2 (24-26, 27-25, 26-28, 25-18, 15-11) victory over the Jeffs in Friday evening's Springfield Invitational women's volleyball match at Blake Arena.
  • 2014 Jeffs Have Depth, Experience
    September 03, 2014
    In 2014, the Amherst College women's volleyball team will look to utilize its depth and experience en route to making a 16th consecutive appearance in the NESCAC postseason.