2019-2020 Amherst Women's Hockey News

  • Walker Named CCM/AHCA First Team All-America, Fourth In Program History
    April 01, 2020
    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).
  • Amherst Closes Out Season at 17-6-5 Following NCAA Championship First Round Action
    March 11, 2020
    Taking to the ice at Orr Rink for the First Round of the NCAA Championships, the Amherst College women's ice hockey team tied things at one all midway through the second period before a score with 8:09 remaining in regulation lifted No. 7 Norwich University to victory Wednesday evening at Orr Rink.
  • NCAA First Round Preview: Women's Hockey Gears Up for Clash With Norwich
    March 10, 2020
    The Amherst College women's ice hockey team is set to hit the ice for a NCAA Championship contest for the seventh time in program history this Wednesday, March 11, with the Mammoths welcoming No. 7 Norwich University to Orr Rink for a chance to advance to the Quarterfinals of the national postseason.
  • Hoang Captures Final NESCAC Player of the Week Honor of 2019-2020
    March 09, 2020
    Propelled by a stellar performance in the final weekend of the league slate, junior forward Kaitlin Hoang of the Amherst College women's ice hockey team has been tabbed the final New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Player of the Week of the 2019-2020 season after the Mammoths' clinched the program's fourth conference crown. 
  • NESCAC CHAMPS! Mammoths Top Panthers for Program's Fourth Conference Crown
    March 08, 2020
    Sealing their ticket to the national postseason, the third-seeded Amherst College women's ice hockey team capped off a perfect 3-0 NESCAC postseason ledger Sunday afternoon at Kenyon Arena as the Mammoths struck twice in the third period to edge top-seeded Middlebury College, 2-1, and claim the conference crown as the 2020 New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Champions.
  • No. 3 Amherst Advances Past No. 2 Colby, Earns Chance at NESCAC Title
    March 07, 2020
    Avenging a 0-1-1 record against the Mules during the regular season, the third-seeded Amherst College women's ice hockey team picked up the win when it mattered most as the Mammoths fought past second-seeded Colby College, 3-1, Saturday afternoon at Kenyon Arena in a NESCAC Championship Semifinal bout.
  • NESCAC PREVIEW: Third-Seeded Mammoths Set For Semifinal Action
    March 05, 2020
    The third-seeded Amherst College women's ice hockey team is set to take on second-seeded Colby College in 2020 NESCAC Championship Semifinal action this weekend. The second of two matchups on the day, Amherst will hit the ice on Saturday, March 7 at 4:00PM at Kenyon Arena in Middlebury, Vt.
  • Mazzocca Named Rookie of the Year, Walker First Team All-NESCAC
    March 03, 2020
    AMHERST, Mass. -- Sophomore goalie Caitlin Walker '22 and first-year forward Jillian Mazzocca '23 of the Amherst women's ice hockey team earned all-league honors as Walker was named All-NESCAC First Team and Mazzocca was tabbed as the NESCAC Rookie of the Year, as announced by the league office after the conclusion of the conference tournament.
  • Mazzocca Tabbed NESCAC Player of the Week
    March 02, 2020
    First-year forward Jillian Mazzocca of the Amherst College women's hockey team has been named the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Player of the Week after netting her fifth game-winner of the winter in the Mammoths' 2020 NESCAC Championship Quarterfinal bout.
  • Mazzocca's Overtime Heroics Lifts Mammoths Into Sixth Straight NESCAC Semifinal
    February 29, 2020
    Needing just 1:43 of extra hockey to secure the dramatic win, first-year Jillian Mazzocca's overtime heroics caused pandemonium in Orr Rink Saturday afternoon as the third-seeded Amherst College women's ice hockey team pushed past sixth-seeded Connecticut College, 1-0, in a 2020 NESCAC Championships Quarterfinal matchup.
  • NESCAC Preview: No. 3 Amherst Ready to Host No. 6 Connecticut College
    February 24, 2020
    Clinching the third seed in the 2020 NESCAC Championship, the Amherst College women's ice hockey team is set to host sixth-seeded Connecticut College for a Quarterfinal matchup this Saturday at Orr Rink. The puck is set to drop at 3:00PM.
  • 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.
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