2019-20 Amherst Women's Golf News

  • Amherst College Announces Restructuring of Golf Programs, Promotion for Head Coach Elizabeth Davis
    August 04, 2020
    Elizabeth Davis has been promoted to head coach of the men’s and women’s golf programs, it was announced today by Director of Athletics Don Faulstick. Jack Arena '83, who had been the Mammoths’ lone head coach of two varsity programs, will stay on as an assistant coach of the men’s golf team in 2020-21 and will continue to serve as head coach of Amherst’s men’s hockey team, where he has led the Mammoths for the past 37 seasons.
  • Yurosek Selected to WGCA All-Region Team
    May 26, 2020
    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.
  • 104 Student-Athletes Earn NESCAC Spring All-Academic Distinction
    May 07, 2020
    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.
  • Jin, Amherst Finish Third at NYU
    October 13, 2019
    BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – First year Janelle Jin finished in a tie for third overall and Amherst College took a third place showing as Jin and the Mammoths concluded their fall season at the NYU Invitational this weekend at Forest Hill Field Club.
  • Yurosek Medals as Amherst Qualifies for Spring NESCAC Championships
    October 06, 2019
    WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. – Senior Morgan Yurosek shot a one-over-par 72 on Sunday afternoon at the Taconic Golf Course to pull into a first place tie, and then defeated Stella Woo of Williams in a playoff to win the overall championship at the Williams Fall Invitational.
  • Amherst Second Among NESCAC Qualifiers, Third Overall at Williams
    October 05, 2019
    WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. -- Amherst College women's golf has put themselves in a great position to qualify for the 2020 New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) championship, as the Mammoths sit in second place after Day 1 at Taconic Golf Course.
  • Amherst Looks to Carry Momentum into NESCAC Qualifier
    October 02, 2019
    HADLEY, Mass. – Coming off of a 2nd place finish at the Middlebury College Invitational, the Amherst College women’s golf team hopes to continue its strong play into this weekend’s qualifier for the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) championship.
  • Yurosek Ties for First in Mammoths Second Place Finish at George Phinney Classic
    September 29, 2019
    MIDDLEBURY, Vt. -- Morgan Yurosek '20 finished tied for first overall as the Amherst women's golf team claimed second place after 36 holes of competition at the Ralph Myhre Golf Course over the weekend. 
  • Amherst in the Hunt, Tied for Second at Middlebury
    September 28, 2019
    MIDDLEBURY, Vt. – After one day of play at the George Phinney Golf Classic at Ralph Myhre Golf Course, Amherst College is tied for second place and very much in contention, just five strokes off the lead.
  • Mammoths Hold On to Fourth Place Finish at Mount Holyoke Invitational
    September 22, 2019
    SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. – Amherst College shaved seven strokes off of their Day 1 score and remained solidly in fourth place as play concluded in the Mount Holyoke Invitational on Sunday afternoon at The Orchards Golf Club.
  • Jin Among Top Ten After First Day at The Orchards
    September 21, 2019
    SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. – First year Janelle Jin fired an opening round 76 and Amherst College sits in fourth place after Day 1 of play at the Mount Holyoke Invitational, being contested this weekend at the Orchards Golf Club.
  • Yurosek Ties for Fifth, Mammoths Place Fourth at Batchelder Invitational
    September 15, 2019
    WELLESLEY, Mass. -- Senior Morgan Yurosek fired a final round 74 to finish tied for fifth as the Amherst College women's golf team improved by 18 strokes but stayed solidly in fourth place as play concluded at the Ann S. Batchelder Invitational at Nehodien Golf Course.
  • Mammoths Sit Fourth After Day 1 at Batchelder Invitational
    September 14, 2019
    WELLESLEY, Mass. – The three-time defending champions of the Ann S. Batchelder Invitational, Amherst College sits in fourth place after Day 1 of this year’s event, which began Saturday at Nehoiden Golf Course.
  • Amherst Athletics Announces Schedules for 2019 Fall Season
    July 12, 2019
    AMHERST, Mass. – With less than two months to go until the start of the 2019-20 school year, Amherst College Athletics is excited to announce the schedules for each of this year’s fall sports.