2019-20 Amherst Men's Swimming & Diving News

  • Fagan, Amsbry Round Out Regionals with Top-Four Finishes
    February 29, 2020
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – Rounding out their performances at the 2020 New England Diving Regionals, Bennett Fagan ’20 and Tom Amsbry ’22 finished third and fourth, respectively, on the 1-meter board at Art Linkletter Natatorium on the campus of Springfield College Saturday afternoon.
  • Fagan Claims Third on 3-Meter Board at NCAA Diving Regional
    February 28, 2020
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – Earning his second-straight appearance in the NCAA Division III Championships, senior Bennett Fagan ’20 of Amherst College men’s swimming and diving clinched third in the 3-meter diving competition at the 2020 NCAA Regional Diving Championships, hosted by Springfield College at Art Linkletter Natatorium.
  • Fagan, Robinson Headline 10 All-NESCAC Selections
    February 24, 2020
    AMHERST, Mass. – Sweeping both diving events at the 2020 New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Championship, Bennett Fagan ’20 earned the NESCAC 4-Year High Point Diver Award and Diver of the Year accolade, while Kai Robinson was named the NESCAC Diving Coach of the Year following Amherst men’s swimming and diving’s third place finish at the league tournament.
  • Amherst Men's Swimming & Diving Finishes Third in NESCAC Championship
    February 23, 2020
    WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. – Amherst men's swimming and diving saw two New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Champions on the final day of competiton at the 2020 NESCAC Championship as Bennett Fagan ’20 swept the diving events and Craig Smith '20 finished first in the 200 backstroke as the Mammoths placed third overall at the Samuelson-Muir Pool.
  • Men’s Swim & Dive Concludes Day Three of NESCAC Championship
    February 22, 2020
    WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. – Amherst College men’s swimming and diving placed third in the 200 medley relay, 100 butterfly, and 100 breaststroke on day three of the 2020 New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Championship to sit third heading into the final day of competition at Samuelson-Muir Pool.
  • Fagan Headlines Opening Two Days at NESCAC Championship
    February 21, 2020
    WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. – With eight top-three finishes at the 2020 New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Championship, Amherst men’s swimming and diving senior Bennett Fagan ’20 notched first place in the 1-meter diving competition with a score of 497.50 to headline the opening two days of competition at the Samuelson-Muir Pool.
  • NESCAC Preview: No. 12 Men's Swim & Dive Gears Up for Championship Action
    February 19, 2020
    Recording a dual meet record of 6-2 during the regular season, No. 12 Amherst College men's swimming & diving team heads to the 2020 New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Championships looking to land inside the top-three for the fourth straight season after clinching third overall last winter with 1506 points. 
  • Mebust's Record-Breaking Performance Earns NESCAC Performer of the Week
    February 03, 2020
    HADLEY, Mass. – Setting two Pratt Pool records in his final home meet, Amherst men’s swimming and diving senior Sean Mebust ’20 garnered the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Performer of the Week, as announced by the league office Monday afternoon.
  • Mebust Sets Pool Record, Mammoths Topple Springfield for Senior Day Win
    February 02, 2020
    AMHERST, Mass. – Finishing off their dual meet action, No. 17 Amherst men’s swimming and diving notched a senior day win, downing Springfield College by a 166-110 margin as Sean Mebust ’20 set a new pool record in the 100 breaststroke on Sunday afternoon at Pratt Pool.
  • No. 4 MIT Edges No. 17 Amherst Men's Swim & Dive
    February 01, 2020
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – No. 17 Amherst men’s swimming and diving suffered their second setback on the season as No. 8 Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) edged the Mammoths’, 156.5-139.5, on Saturday afternoon at Alumni Pool.
  • Men’s Swim and Dive Wins 12 Events, Cruise Past Conn. College
    January 25, 2020
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – No. 17 Amherst men’s swimming and diving placed first in 12 events to cruise past Connecticut College, 203-95, on Saturday afternoon at Lott Natatorium.
  • Romeyn Breaks Seven-Year Pool Record, Named NESCAC Performer of the Week
    January 13, 2020
    HADLEY, Mass. – Breaking a seven-year pool record in the opening meet of the New Year, Scott Romeyn ’22 of Amherst College men’s swimming and diving was named the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Performer of the Week, as announced Monday afternoon.
  • Mammoths Set Five Pool Records, Fall to Williams, 129-114
    January 11, 2020
    AMHERST, Mass. – Despite placing first in seven of the 13 events and setting five pool records, No. 17 Amherst men’s swimming lost their first dual meet of the 2019-20 campaign at the hands of Little Three rival Williams, 129-114, Saturday evening at Pratt Pool.
  • Four Pool Records Lead Amherst Men’s Swim & Dive Past Middlebury
    December 07, 2019
    AMHERST, Mass. – Setting four pool records in their first Pride meet in program history, Amherst men’s swimming and diving cruised past Middlebury College in their home opener, winning 163-112 on Saturday afternoon at Pratt Pool.
  • Amherst Swim and Dive Move to 3-0 with 198-84 Triumph over Wesleyan 
    November 25, 2019
    MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – Amherst men’s swimming and diving remained unblemished on the season and recorded their third win on the season after downing Wesleyan, 198-84, in their third straight road outing Monday evening.
  • Amherst Men's Swimming and Diving Downs Colby, 183.5-107.5
    November 23, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine – Amherst women’s swimming and diving tallied their second win on the 2019-20 tab, downing Colby College 183.5-107.5 on Sunday afternoon
  • No. 19 Amherst Men's Swim and Dive Capture 234-42 Season Opening Win
    November 16, 2019
    SCHENECTADY, N.Y. -- In their opening meet of the 2019-20 campaign, Amherst men's swimming and diving captured a demanding 234-42 win over Union College on Saturday afternoon.
  • 2019-20 Amherst College Men's Swimming and Diving Season Preview
    November 15, 2019
    The Mammoths kick off the 2019-20 season tomorrow with a trip to Union!
  • Paione, Pruden Join Amherst Swimming and Diving Coaching Staff
    November 14, 2019
    AMHERST, Mass. -- The Amherst College Athletics Department welcomes assistant coaches Melissa Paione and Cathleen Pruden to the Amherst swimming and diving coaching staff, ahead of the team's 2019-20 campaign.