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To the Class of 2020 | Amherst College Athletics Congratulations seniors, you did it! From all of us at Amherst Athletics, we can't wait to see how you are going to make the world a better place!
Rashad Devoe Is Named Head Coach of Men's Lacrosse at Amherst College Rashad Devoe has been named the head coach of the Amherst College men’s lacrosse program, it was announced today by Director of Athletics Don Faulstick. Devoe was, most recently, the head coach at NCAA Division I Hampton University. The appointment is effective June 1.
Yurosek Selected to WGCA All-Region Team AMHERST, Mass. – Senior standout Morgan Yurosek ’20 of Amherst College women’s golf was named to the 2020 Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) Division III All-Region Team, as announced by the organization recently.
Valerie Jones Named Next Women's Volleyball Head Coach at Amherst College Valerie Jones has been named the women’s head volleyball coach at Amherst College, it was announced by Director of Athletics Don Faulstick. Jones has served as the head coach at several National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I and Division II programs, most recently at Clark Atlanta University (CAU) in Georgia. The appointment is effective July 15. Jones succeeds Sue Everden, the legendary Amherst coach since 1986, who announced her phased retirement earlier this year.
Kopatic Earns CoSIDA Academic All-District Honors AMHERST, Mass. – Senior catcher Kate Kopatic ’20 of Amherst College softball was named to the 2020 College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District First Team, as announced by the organization on Thursday.
104 Student-Athletes Earn NESCAC Spring All-Academic Distinction Amherst College athletic teams saw 104 student-athletes land 2020 Spring New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) All-Academic Team distinction as a result of their dedication to both academic and athletic excellence.
Walker Named CCM/AHCA First Team All-America, Fourth In Program History Sophomore goalkeeper Caitlin Walker of the Amherst College women's ice hockey team capped off her distinguished sophomore season as one of the top netminders in Division III, with the Columbus, Ohio native being named a First Team East All-American by CCM Hockey and the American Hockey Coaches Association (AHCA).
General NewsTo the Class of 2020 | Amherst College Athletics
Men's LacrosseRashad Devoe Is Named Head Coach of Men's Lacrosse at Amherst College
Women's GolfYurosek Selected to WGCA All-Region Team
Women's VolleyballValerie Jones Named Next Women's Volleyball Head Coach at Amherst College
SoftballKopatic Earns CoSIDA Academic All-District Honors
General News104 Student-Athletes Earn NESCAC Spring All-Academic Distinction
General NewsAmherst Cancels All Summer On-Campus Activities & Events, Including Athletic Camps & Clinics
Women's Ice HockeyWalker Named CCM/AHCA First Team All-America, Fourth In Program History
Athletes Of The Week
"Andrew is one of the hardest workers on the team, which is well respected and noted by each of his teammates."Andrew Leung ' 22
"Lindsey has shown her commitment to excellence in her academics, diving, and in being a continued pillar of support for her teammates."Lindsey Ruderman '21
Women's Swimming and Diving