2019-20 Amherst Women's Swimming & Diving News

  • Women’s Swim & Dive Nab 12 CSCAA All-Americans
    April 14, 2020
    AMHERST, Mass. – Amherst College women’s swimming and diving landed 12 student-athletes on the 2020 College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) All-American list, as announced by the organization on Wednesday.
  • Ruderman Sweeps Diving Events at 2020 New England Regional
    February 29, 2020
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – Completing the sweep, junior diver Lindsey Ruderman ’21 of Amherst College women’s swimming and diving posted a score of 487.45 on the 3-meter board at the 2020 NCAA Regional Diving Championship, hosted by Springfield College at Art Linkletter Natatorium.
  • Regional Champ! Ruderman Places First on 1-Meter Board at New England Regionals
    February 28, 2020
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – In her third consecutive showing at the NCAA Regional Diving Championship, Lindsey Ruderman ’21 finished first in the 1-meter competition on Friday evening at Art Linkletter Natatorium on the campus of Springfield College, securing her spot in the 2020 NCAA Championship.
  • Ruderman, Robinson Headline 11 All-NESCAC Selections
    February 18, 2020
    Marking their third consecutive New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Diver of the Year and Diving Coach of the Year awards, Lindsey Ruderman '21 and coach Kai Robinson '09 headlined the Amherst College women's swimming & diving team's 11 All-Conference selections for their efforts at the annual league meet last weekend.
  • Women's Swimming & Diving Takes Third Overall at NESCAC Championships
    February 16, 2020
    Registering 1,369 points behind two new program records, a NESCAC record, three event victories, five silver medals and five bronze medals, the Amherst College women's swimming & diving team placed third overall at and annual NESCAC Championships to finish inside the top-three for the fifth straight season.
  • 200 Yard Medley Relay Sets New School Record on Day Three of NESCAC Championships
    February 15, 2020
    Taking to the block for seven events on day three of the 2020 NESCAC Championships, the No. 12 Amherst College women's swimming and diving team walked away with four top-three finishes to push their point total at the conference meet to 979.
  • Fitzgerald, Ruderman Headline Opening Days of NESCAC Championship
    February 14, 2020
    MIDDLEBURY, Vt. – No. 12 Amherst College women’s swimming and diving saw five top-three finishes on day two of the 2020 New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) as Nina Fitzgerald ’21 claimed the 50-yard breaststroke and Lindsey Ruderman ’21 recorded the three-peat on the 1-meter board on Friday at Middlebury Natatorium.
  • NESCAC PREVIEW: No. 12 Women’s Swim & Dive Primed for NESCAC Title Run
    February 12, 2020
    AMHERST, Mass. – Recording a dual meet record of 6-1, No. 12 Amherst College women’s swimming and diving are heading to the 2020 New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Championship, to be hosted at the Middlebury Natatorium beginning on Thursday, February 13.
  • Rumpelt Tabbed as NESCAC Performer of the Week
    February 03, 2020
    HADLEY, Mass. – After winning six times over the weekend, senior Natalie Rumpelt ’20 of Amherst women’s swimming and diving was named the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Performer of the Week, as announced Monday afternoon.
  • No. 17 Women's Swim & Dive Cruises Past Springfield, 175-113
    February 02, 2020
    AMHERST, Mass. – Placing first in the opening 12 events on the day, No. 17 Amherst women’s swimming and diving cruised past Springfield College on senior day, 175-113, at Pratt Pool on Sunday afternoon.
  • No. 8 MIT Fends off No. 17 Amherst, 165-135
    February 01, 2020
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Despite taking the top-spot in six of the competitions, No. 17 Amherst women’s swimming and diving was halted by No. 8 Massachusetts of Institute of Technology (MIT), 165-135, on Saturday afternoon at Alumni Pool.
  • Women’s Swim & Dive Gets Back in Win Column, Downs Conn. College 181-107
    January 25, 2020
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Using 10 event wins on the afternoon, No. 17 Amherst women’s swimming and diving downed Connecticut College, 181-107, to secure their fifth win on the season on Saturday afternoon at Lott Natatorium.
  • No. 17 Women’s Swim and Dive Halted by No. 10 Williams
    January 11, 2020
    AMHERST, Mass. – No. 17 Amherst women’s swimming and diving were halted in their first dual meet in the New Year, falling to No. 10 rival Williams, 201.5-98.5, at Pratt Pool on Saturday afternoon.
  • Mammoths Down Middlebury, 176.5-112.5, in Home Opening Win
    December 07, 2019
    AMHERST, Mass. – Amherst women’s swimming and diving clinched their fourth-straight win after posting a dominant 176.5-112.5 victory over Middlebury in their home opener Saturday afternoon at Pratt Pool.
  • Amherst Women's Swim and Dive Topple Wesleyan, 190-100
    November 25, 2019
    MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – Amherst women’s swimming and diving picked up their third win on the 2019 tab after securing a 190-100 road win over Wesleyan on Monday evening.
  • Amherst Women's Swim and Dive Remain Unblemished
    November 23, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine – Amherst women’s swimming and diving posted a decisive 213-86 win over Colby College on Saturday afternoon in their second win on the season on the road.
  • No. 15 Mammoths Down Union, 242-57, in Opening Meet
    November 16, 2019
    SCHENECTADY, N.Y. -- The No. 15 Amherst women's swimming and diving team kicked off their 2019-20 tab posting a demanding 242-57 win over Union College in their season opener on Saturday afternoon.
  • 2019-20 Amherst College Women's Swimming and Diving Preview
    November 16, 2019
    With two-time national champion Lindsey Ruderman leading the divers, Amherst is primed for another trip to nationals this year! The season gets underway tomorrow at 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.