2015-16 Amherst Women's Tennis News

  • No. 7 Women's Tennis Edged By No. 5 Middlebury in the NCAA Quarterfinals, 5-2
    May 23, 2016
    The seventh-ranked Amherst College women's tennis team were unable to overcome an early 2-1 deficit as they fell to fifth-ranked Middlebury, 5-2 in an NCAA Championship Quarterfinal match at the Sorensen Courts in Kalamazoo, Mich.
  • Amherst Returns to NCAA Quarterfinals, Will Head to Kalamazoo, Mich.
    May 16, 2016
    The seventh-ranked Amherst College women's tennis team returns to the NCAA Division III Championship quarterfinals for the eighth-consecutive season after posting wins in the Second and Third Rounds to emerge as the winners of their regional pod. The Purple & White are set are set to face off against No. 5 Middlebury in a national postseason quarterfinal showdown on May 23 with the winner to advance to the semifinals.
  • No. 7 Amherst Advances Past No. 8 Wesleyan, 5-2
    May 15, 2016
    The No. 7 Amherst College women’s tennis team defeated No. 8 Wesleyan University, 5-2 in Sunday afternoon’s NCAA Division III Third Round contest at the Grand Meadow Athletic Club in Longmeadow, Mass.
  • No. 7 Amherst Advances Past SUNY Geneseo, 5-0
    May 14, 2016
    The No. 7 Amherst College women's tennis team powered to a 5-0 win over SUNY Geneseo in Saturday's NCAA Division III Second Round contest at the Amherst Tennis Courts.
  • Calla and Ip Tabbed with All-NESCAC Honors
    May 11, 2016
    Amherst College women's tennis standouts Jackie Calla '17 and Vickie Ip '18 have each been named to the All-Conference Second Team for their singles play as announced by the league office Thursday.
  • Women's Tennis Ready for NCAA Championship Play
    May 10, 2016
    The seventh-ranked Amherst College women's tennis team has earned an at-large bid to the 2016 NCAA Division III Championship and has been selected to host the first, second and third rounds this weekend at the Amherst Tennis Courts.
  • Women's Tennis Earns NCAA At-Large Bid, Set to Host First Three Rounds
    May 09, 2016
    The seventh-ranked Amherst College women's tennis team has earned an at-large bid to the 2016 NCAA Division III Championship and has been selected to host the first, second and third rounds this weekend at the Amherst Tennis Courts.
  • No. 3 Amherst Edged by No. 2 Middlebury, 5-4
    May 07, 2016
    The third-seeded Amherst College women's tennis team was edged, 5-4 by second-seeded Middlebury College in the NESCAC Championship Semifinal round Saturday at the Wallach Tennis Center on the campus of Bates College in Lewiston, Maine.
  • Women's Tennis Battles to 5-4 Victory Over Tufts in NESCAC First Round
    May 06, 2016
    Holding a 2-1 lead after doubles action, the third-seeded Amherst College women's tennis team would take three of six singles matches to down sixth-seeded Tufts University, 5-4 in NESCAC Championship First Round play at the Wallach Tennis Center on the campus of Bates College.
  • No. 3 Women's Tennis Set for No.6 Tufts in NESCAC First Round Action
    May 04, 2016
    The Amherst College women’s tennis team (11-6, 5-2 NESCAC) earned the No. 3 seed in the 2016 NESCAC Women’s Tennis Championship for the second-consecutive year and will play sixth-seeded Tufts (11-6, 5-4 NESCAC), Friday, May 6 at 11:30 a.m. at the Wallach Tennis Center on the campus of Bates College.
  • No. 7 Women's Tennis Drops NESCAC Match to No. 5 Middlebury, 6-3
    April 26, 2016
    The seventh-ranked Amherst College women's tennis team suffered a 6-3 loss to No. 5 Middlebury in its final regular season match Saturday afternoon at the Amherst Tennis Courts.
  • Fifth-Ranked Women's Tennis Downs No. 15 Tufts, 6-3
    April 20, 2016
    Tied 2-2 after doubles and first court singles play, the fifth-ranked Amherst College women's tennis team went on to earn victories in four of the last five singles matches to claim a 6-3 over NESCAC opponent and No. 15 Tufts University Wednesday afternoon at the Amherst Tennis Courts.
  • No. 5 Amherst Falls to Williams, 6-3 Before picking up 6-3 win over Wesleyan
    April 17, 2016
    The eighth-ranked Amherst College women’s tennis team splt its weekend series with Little Three rivals No. 2 Williams and No. 8 Wesleyan, falling to the Ephs, 6-3 on Saturday before toppling the Cardinals, 6-3 Sunday afternoon at the Amherst Tennis Courts.
  • No. 6 Amherst Downs No. 32 Trinity, 8-1
    April 12, 2016
    The sixth-ranked Amherst College women’s tennis team swept its doubles matches and added five singles wins to down No. 32 Trinity College, 8-1 Tuesday afternoon at the Assaiante Tennis Center.
  • No. 6 Women's Tennis Rallies Back to Claim 6-3 Win Over No. 4 Bowdoin
    April 10, 2016
    Strong singles play propelled the sixth-ranked Amherst College women’s tennis team to victory as they downed NESCAC rival Bowdoin College, 6-3 Sunday afternoon at the Maine Pines Tennis Courts.
  • No. 6 Women's Tennis Topples No. 17 MIT, 8-1
    April 09, 2016
    The sixth-ranked Amherst College women’s tennis team swept all three doubles matches en route to claiming an 8-1 victory over No. 17 MIT Saturday afternoon.
  • No. 6 Amherst Powers Past No. 31 Brandeis, 8-1
    April 02, 2016
    The sixth-ranked Amherst College women’s tennis team earned an 8-1 victory over No. 31 Brandeis University Saturday afternoon during day two action of the Nor’Easter Bowl in Waltham, Mass.
  • No. 6 Amherst Sweeps by No. 28 Babson, 9-0
    April 01, 2016
    The No. 6 Amherst College women's tennis team posted a 9-0 sweep of No. 28 Babson College at the Natick Racquet Club in Natick, Mass. to kick off action at the Nor'Easter Bowl Friday evening.
  • No. 6 Women's Tennis Powers Past Colby, 8-1
    March 29, 2016
    The sixth-ranked Amherst College women’s tennis team posted a 8-1 victory over NESAC rival Colby College Sunday afternoon in its 2015-16 spring home opener.
  • No. 6 Amherst Splits with Azusa Pacific, Redlands, Bagwell Earns 400th Win!
    March 19, 2016
    The sixth-ranked Amherst College women’s tennis team was narrowly edged, 5-4 by Azusa Pacific on Friday, March 18, before downing the University of Redlands on Saturday, March 19, 6-3 to help head Jackie Bagwell seal her 400th career win.
  • No. 4 Amherst Downs Vassar, 9-0
    March 17, 2016
    The fourth-ranked Amherst College women’s tennis team posted a 9-0 sweep of Vassar College Thursday at University High School in Irvine, Calif.
  • No. 4 Amherst Falls to Pomona-Pitzer, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps
    March 16, 2016
    The No. 4 Amherst College women’s tennis team suffered a 6-3 loss to Pomona-Pitzer on Monday, and a 6-3 setback to Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (CMS) on Wednesday during Spring Break trip action in Claremont, Calif.
  • No. 4 Amherst Sweeps by Hardin-Simmons, 9-0
    March 13, 2016
    The No. 4 Amherst College women's tennis team earned a 9-0 sweep of Hardin-Simmons to start its Spring Break trip in Claremont, Fla. on Sunday.
  • A Tradition of Success
    October 27, 2015
    Entering her 25th season as head coach of the Amherst College women’s tennis program, Jackie Bagwell is no stranger to success.
  • Women’s Tennis Competes at NEWITTs
    October 16, 2015
    The Amherst College women’s tennis team concluded the fall portion of its 2015-16 season at the three-day NEWITT Doubles Championship hosted by Smith College Oct. 16-18 in Northampton, Mass.
  • Women’s Tennis Wraps Up Action at Middlebury Invitational
    October 11, 2015
    The Amherst College women’s tennis team wrapped up action at the Middlebury College Invitational Sunday afternoon in Middlebury, Vt.
  • Women’s Tennis Completes Day Two Play at Middlebury Invitational
    October 09, 2015
    The Amherst College women’s tennis team completed day two singles and doubles action at the Middlebury Invitational in Middlebury, Vt. Saturday afternoon.
  • Purple & White Falls to Williams
    October 03, 2015
    The Amherst College women's tennis team fell to Williams College, 9-0 in dual match action Saturday afternoon at the Hunt Tennis Courts in Williamstown, Mass.
  • Purple & White Wraps Up Action at USTA/ITA Regional Championships
    September 27, 2015
    The Amherst College doubles combination of Vickie Ip ’18 and Sue Ghosh ’16 highlighted action for the Purple & White on day three of the 2015 USTA/ITA Regional Championships hosted by Middlebury College in Middlebury, Vt.
  • Purple & White Complete Day Two at USTA/ITA Regional Championships
    September 26, 2015
    The top-seeded doubles pair of Vickie Ip '18 and Sue Ghosh '16 advanced to the semifinals to highlight day two action of the 2015 USTA/ITA Regional Championships hosted by Middlebury College.
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