Women's Volleyball

NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP APPEARANCES: 7, NESCAC TITLES: 3 (1999, '00, '06)

2018 Amherst Women's Volleyball News

  • Honea, Sommer Announced as CoSIDA Academic All-District
    November 15, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. – For the second consecutive year, Hayes Honea ’19 has been selected to the Google Cloud Academic All-District Volleyball Teams, selected by College Sports Information Directors Association (CoSIDA).
  • First-Time Honorees Kolsky, Duran Selected All-NESCAC
    November 07, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. – Juniors Emily Kolsky and Charlotte Duran have each earned their first selection to the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) All-Conference women’s volleyball team.
  • Bowdoin Tops Amherst for NESCAC Women’s Volleyball Championship
    November 04, 2018
    BRUNSWICK, Maine – The Amherst College women’s volleyball team reached the finals of the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) championship, but had to settle for their fourth runner-up finish as a program after they were defeated by top-seeded Bowdoin College 3-1 (25-19, 16-25, 25-13, 25-13).
  • A Decade in Waiting: Mammoths to Get 1st Shot at NESCAC Title since '08
    November 03, 2018
    BRUNSWICK, Maine – After ten years of waiting and six consecutive semifinals appearances, Amherst College will get to play for the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) women’s volleyball championship on Sunday afternoon at 12:00 PM.
  • Amherst into Sixth Straight NESCAC Volleyball Semifinals
    November 02, 2018
    BRUNSWICK, Maine -- Amherst College outlasted archrival Williams College in five sets and advanced to the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) women's volleyball semifinals for the sixth consecutive year.
  • Volleyball Tournament Preview: #3 Mammoths Battle #6 Ephs in Quarterfinals
    November 01, 2018
    HADLEY, Mass. – Amherst College has earned the number three seed in the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) postseason, and the stage is set for a first-round matchup against rival Williams College on Friday night at 8:00 PM.
  • Mammoths Victorious in Regular Season Finale to Reach 20-Win Plateau
    October 27, 2018
    WATERVILLE, MAINE -- Amherst College earned a 3-0 sweep over Colby College on Saturday afternoon to wrap up their 2018 regular season with 20 wins and claim the #3 seed in the upcoming New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) women's volleyball tournament.
  • Mammoths Clinch Top-Three Seed After Sweeping Bates
    October 26, 2018
    LEWISTON, Maine -- Behind 18 kills from Emily Kolsky '20, Amherst College swept Bates College 3-0 (25-18, 25-21, 25-22) on Friday night and clinched no worse than the #3 seed in next weekend's New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) women's volleyball tournament.
  • Amherst Improves to 18-4 After Win at Coast Guard
    October 23, 2018
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Junior Emily Kolsky and sophomore Jamie Dailey each had 15 kills, leading Amherst College to a 3-1 win over Coast Guard in a non-conference game on Tuesday evening. 
  • Mammoths Notch Pair of Wins as Hosts of HOF invitational
    October 20, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. – In a busy day of volleyball at LeFrak Gymnasium, the Amherst College volleyball team wrapped up their own Hall of Fame Invitational with a pair of three set wins, over WPI and Bridgewater State.
  • Honea, Reppert Honored as Mammoths Kick Off HOF Invitational
    October 19, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. – Friday night was Senior Night for Amherst College women’s volleyball, and the Mammoths recognized the careers of Lauren Reppert ’19 and Hayes Honea ’19 before they opened the 27th annual Hall of Fame Invitational tournament by dropping a 3-0 decision to Wellesley College at LeFrak Gymnasium.
  • Kolsky’s Big Night Leads Mammoths to Sweep of Cougars
    October 17, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. – Junior outside hitter Emily Kolsky had 15 kills and did not commit a hitting error to help lead Amherst College to a 3-0 win over Clark University in non-conference women’s volleyball action on Wednesday evening at LeFrak Gymnasium.
  • Mammoths Top Rival Ephs in Four Sets
    October 13, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. – For the third straight year, Amherst College women’s volleyball defeated Williams College in New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) action.
  • Six-Game Home-Stand Opens with Sweep of Continentals
    October 12, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. – In the first of six games to be played at LeFrak Gymnasium over the course of the next two weekends, Amherst College defeated Hamilton College 3-0 for their fifth New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) women’s volleyball victory of the year.
  • Mammoths Settle for Split of NESCAC Road Trip
    October 06, 2018
    BRUNSWICK, Maine – After a thrilling come-from-behind win over Tufts on Friday evening the Amherst College women’s volleyball team dropped a 3-1 decision to Bowdoin College as they wrapped up an important New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) road weekend on Saturday afternoon in Morrell Gymnasium.
  • Comeback Kids: Mammoths Reverse Two Set Deficit to Top Tufts
    October 05, 2018
    MEDFORD, Mass. – In the opener of an important New England Small College Athletic Confernece (NESCAC) weekend, the Amherst College women’s volleyball team came from two sets down to claim a 3-2 victory over Tufts University at Cousens Gym on Friday night.
  • Mammoths Return to Winning Ways with Sweep of Owls
    October 03, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. – The Amherst College women’s volleyball team got back in the win column on Wednesday night with a 3-0 win over Westfield State in non-conference action at LeFrak Gymnasium.
  • Mammoths Suffer First Defeat of 2018 Volleyball Season
    September 29, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. – Today’s women’s volleyball tri-match at LeFrak Gymnasium featured three of the best teams in the region, and unfortunately, Amherst College ended up on the wrong side of the score-line in defeats to Wesleyan University and Endicott College.
  • Winning Streak Reaches 10 after Solid Performance Against Camels
    September 28, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. – In perhaps the most convincing performance of the 2018 season so far, the Amherst College women’s volleyball team won their tenth straight game with a straight set (25-10, 25-15, 25-17) win over New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) rivals Connecticut College on Friday evening in LeFrak Gymnasium.
  • Volleyball Roars Past Beacons, 3-0 for Sixth Sweep of 2018
    September 22, 2018
    Securing their sixth three-set sweep this season, the Amherst College volleyball team remained unblemished on the year as they powered past UMASS-Boston, 3-0 Saturday afternoon at Clark Athletic Gym.
  • Volleyball Rallies Past Trinity, 3-1
    September 21, 2018
    Putting together the program’s best start in the past 10 seasons, the Amherst College volleyball team was able to overcome an early 1-0 deficit as they claimed three straight sets to power past Trinity College, 3-1 Friday evening at LeFrak Gymnasium. 
  • Mammoths Handle Panthers in Three for Seventh Straight Win
    September 19, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. – Matching their best start since the 2015 season, the Amherst College women’s volleyball team improved to 7-0 with a 3-0 victory over Plymouth State in non-conference women’s volleyball action on Wednesday night at LeFrak Gymnasium.
  • With weekend sweep complete, Amherst moves to 6-0
    September 15, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. – Fresh off a win in their New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) opener on Friday night, Amherst was back on the court for a non-conference tri-match Saturday, playing in LeFrak Gymnasium for the first time this year.
  • Everden Gets 700th Win as Amherst Outlasts Middlebury
    September 14, 2018
    MIDDLEBURY, Vt. – Amherst College women’s volleyball head coach Sue Everden earned her 700th career victory on Friday night as the Mammoths opened New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) play with a 3-2 victory over Middlebury at Pepin Gymnasium.
  • Dailey Averages 5.8 Kills Per Set, Named NESCAC Player of the Week
    September 10, 2018
    Outside hitter Jamie Dailey ’21 of the Amherst College volleyball team has been named the NESCAC Player of the Week after leading the Mammoths to a 3-0 start to the season.
  • Women's Volleyball Doubles Up at Western New England Invitational
    September 08, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. -- With a pair of victories at today's Western New England Invitational, the Amherst College women's volleyball team improved to 3-0 on the young season and put Head Coach Sue Everden on the brink of another milestone.
  • Unblemished First Set Sends Amherst to Opening Win
    September 07, 2018
    NORTHAMPTON, Mass. -- Amherst College played their first set of 2018 with no attacking errors, opening up a 7-0 lead on their way to a 3-0 (25-4, 25-18, 25-19) win over Smith College in non-conference women's volleyball action.
  • Selflessness, Accountability Keys to On-Court Success for Women’s Volleyball
    September 06, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. – As the 2018 Amherst College women’s volleyball team works to prepare for their season opener this Friday evening, Head Coach Sue Everden sees a camaraderie among the group that encourages her as much as the squad’s talent and depth.
  • Digital Season Programs to Launch for 2018-19
    September 03, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. – Starting this fall, Amherst Mammoths fans will have the opportunity to help work towards a greener campus community while also getting more information on their favorite teams.