2019-2020 Amherst Women's Hockey News

  • Women's Hockey Plays Colby to 2-2 Overtime Draw on Senior Day
    February 22, 2020
    A late score by the visitors while up two skaters forced the overtime draw as the Amherst College women’s ice hockey team and Colby College skated to a 2-2 tie Saturday afternoon at Orr Rink on Senior Day.
  • Mammoths Drop Conference Clash with Colby, 1-0
    February 21, 2020
    A Mules’ score just before the second intermission stood as the difference maker as the Amherst College women’s ice hockey team was dealt a 1-0 loss by Colby College Friday evening at Orr Rink.
  • Amherst Extends Win Streak to Six With Non-Conference Victory Over Suffolk
    February 13, 2020
    Extending their winning streak to six games, the Mammoths found the back of the net in all three periods and struck for three power play goals as the Amherst College women’s hockey team skated past non-conference foe Suffolk University, 5-1, Thursday evening at Orr Rink.
  • Women's Hockey Strikes in the First and the Third to Edge Bowdoin, 2-1
    February 08, 2020
    Extending its win streak to five games, the Amherst College women's ice hockey team struck once in the first and once in the third to edge Bowdoin College, 2-1, Saturday afternoon at Sidney J. Watson Arena.
  • Mammoths Rally to Pot Three Unanswered Scores, Downs Bowdoin, 3-2
    February 07, 2020
    Down 2-0 after the first period, the Mammoths responded with a three-goal flurry in the second as the Amherst College women’s ice hockey team rallied for a critical 3-2 comeback win over Bowdoin College Friday evening at Sidney J. Watson Arena.
  • Daly Picks Up Second Straight NESCAC Player of the Week Honor
    February 03, 2020
    Earning the honor for the second straight week, Amherst College women's hockey first-year forward Carley Daly has been named the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCA) Player of the Week for her performance on the ice over the weekend.
  • Women's Hockey Shuts Out Wesleyan, 2-0
    February 01, 2020
    Holding the visitors to just 11 shots on target, the Amherst College women’s ice hockey team posted its third shut out of the season as the Mammoths downed Wesleyan University, 2-0, Friday evening at Orr Rink.
  • Amherst Tops Cardinals at 8th Annual Pink in the Rink Game
    February 01, 2020
    A goal early in the third period stood as the difference maker as the Amherst College women’s ice hockey team earned a 1-0 win over Wesleyan University and the series sweep at the program’s 8th annual Pink in the Rink fundraiser benefitting the Cancer Connection of Northampton at Orr Rink.
  • Daly Nabs NESCAC Player of the Week Honors After Three-Goal Weekend
    January 27, 2020
    First-year forward Carley Daly of the Amherst College women's hockey team has been named the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Player of the Week following clutch play on the ice this past weekend.
  • Five Different Mammoths Score as Amherst Downs Trinity, 5-2
    January 25, 2020
    Showing their depth on offense with scores in all three phases of the game, five different Mammoths found the back of the net as the Amherst College women’s ice hockey team used a four-goal second stanza to power past Trinity College, 5-2, Saturday afternoon at the Koeppel Community Sports Center.
  • Mammoths Skate to 1-1 Overtime Tie Against Trinity
    January 24, 2020
    First-year Carley Daly struck twice in the second period to match the Bantam’s offensive effort as the Amherst College women’s ice hockey team battled Trinity College to a 2-2 overtime draw Friday evening at the Koeppel Community Sports Center.
  • Ephs Strike Late to Best Women's Hockey, 2-1
    January 18, 2020
    A power play score by Emma Flynn ’21 pushed the game into a deadlock with 8:26 remaining in regulation, however a goal by the Ephs three minutes later stood as the difference maker as the Amherst College women’s ice hockey team fell to archrival Williams College, 2-1 Saturday evening at Lansing Chapman Rink.
  • Walker Nabs Career-High 43 Saves as Amherst Battles Ephs to Scoreless Draw
    January 17, 2020
    Caitlin Walker ’22 racked up a career-high 43 saves in the cage and the Mammoths peppered the visitors with 34 shots, however neither side was able to get the best of the opposing keeper as the Amherst College women’s ice hockey team battled archrival Williams College to a 0-0 overtime tie Friday evening at Orr Rink.
  • Amherst Makes It Six In a Row as Big Second Period Drives Win Over No. 6 Norwich
    January 14, 2020
    Extending its winning streak to six games, the Amherst College women’s hockey team used two power play scores from Kaitlin Hoang ’21 and four assists from Mia DelRosso ’21 to down sixth-ranked Norwich University, 4-1, Tuesday evening in a non-conference battle at Orr Rink.
  • Nomicos' Late-Game Heroics Pushes Amherst Past Camels, 2-1
    January 11, 2020
    Gathering the puck at the blue line with 19.3 seconds remaining in regulation, sophomore Stephanie Nomicos played hero for the Mammoths as she sent a wrist shot into the bottom right corner to lift the Amherst College women’s ice hockey team past Connecticut College, 2-1 Saturday afternoon at Orr Rink.
  • Amherst Picks Up Fourth Straight Win, Shuts Out Camels
    January 10, 2020
    Snapping the Camel’s seven-game win streak, three different Mammoths found the back of the net as the Amherst College women’s hockey team shut out Connecticut College, 3-0 Friday evening at Orr Rink.
  • Women's Hockey Surges Past William Smith, 6-1
    January 05, 2020
    Down 1-0 after 20 minutes of action, the Mammoths added three goals to the board in each of the final two periods as the Amherst College women's hockey team surged past William Smith College, 6-1 to secure the weekend sweep Sunday evening at The Cooler.
  • Mammoths Kick off 2020 With Non-Conference Win Over Herons
    January 04, 2020
    Striking in all three periods, including twice in the opening 11 minutes, the Amherst College women’s hockey team started off 2020 on a high note as the Mammoths downed non-conference foe William Smith College, 4-1 Saturday evening at The Cooler.
  • Mammoths Snap Oswego's Six-Game Unbeaten Streak in 3-0 Shut Out
    December 08, 2019
    Snapping the Lakers' six-game unbeaten streak and picking up their first shut of the winter, the Amherst College women's hockey team took a 1-0 lead in the first before adding two third period goals to the board to shut out Oswego State University, 3-0, Sunday afternoon at the Marano Campus Center.
  • Early Scoring Leads Elmira Past Amherst, 3-0
    December 07, 2019
    PINE VALLEY, N.Y. – Early scoring from No. 8 Elmira led the Eagles past Amherst College women’s hockey, handing the Mammoths their third loss on the season in a non-conference showdown Saturday afternoon at Murray Athletic Center.
  • Mammoths Play Nazareth to 1-1 Tie In First-Ever Meeting Between the Sides
    December 01, 2019
    First-year Carley Daly netted the equalizer 55 seconds into the third period and Caitlin Walker ’22 made 31 saves on the day, but neither team was able to pot the game-winner in the final 24 minutes as the Amherst College women’s hockey team and Nazareth College battled to a 1-1 overtime tie Sunday afternoon at Orr Rink.
  • Seven Different Mammoths Hit Nylon As Women's Hockey Cruises Past Utica
    November 30, 2019
    Three different Mammoths recorded their first career goal and the home team finished the bout with a 53-13 advantage in shots on frame, as the Amherst College women’s hockey team cruised past Utica College, 7-1, Saturday afternoon at Orr Rink.
  • Amherst Toppled by No. 8 Middlebury in NESCAC Clash
    November 23, 2019
    Two third period scores, including an empty netter, lifted the home team to victory, as the Amherst College women's hockey team fell to No. 8 Middlebury College, 2-0 Saturday afternoon at Kenyon Arena.
  • Amherst Battles to 1-1 Overtime Draw with No. 8 Middlebury
    November 22, 2019
    Three first-years contributed to the Mammoths’ tying score with 8:29 to go in the contest, however neither side was able notch the game-winner in the final 13 minutes as the Amherst College women’s hockey team battled No. 8 Middlebury College to a 1-1 overtime tie Friday evening at Kenyon Arena.
  • Mammoths Rally Past Hamilton, 4-3 In A Wild One At Orr Rink
    November 16, 2019
    A thrilling back-and-forth battle ended with the Mammoths in the win column as a two-goal rally in the final seven minutes of action headlined by first-year Jillian Mazzocca’s third goal of the winter pushed the Amherst College women’s hockey team past Hamilton College, 4-3 Saturday afternoon at Orr Rink.
  • Women's Hockey Drops Season Opening Battle to Hamilton, 3-2
    November 15, 2019
    Mammoths’ first-years Kate Pohl and Jillian Mazzocca started off their collegiate careers in style, with the duo each finding the back of the net in the first 22 minutes of action to get the home team out to an early lead, however a strong second half by the Continentals spoiled opening night at Orr Rink as the Amherst College women’s hockey team was edged by Hamilton College, 3-2 Friday evening.
  • 2019-20 Amherst College Women's Hockey - Season Preview
    November 14, 2019
    Amherst Women's Hockey looks to make their mark in the NESCAC & return the the Conference Finals for the fourth time in five years when the kick off the new season this Friday, Nov. 15 versus Hamilton!
  • Kim Spring, Jeff Walker Join Women's Hockey Coaching Staff
    November 07, 2019
    The Amherst College Athletics Department and the Mammoths' women's hockey program are happy to announce the recent hiring of Kimberly Spring and Jeff Wallace as assistant coaches for the team.