2016-17 Amherst Women's Tennis News

  • Smukler Tabbed ITA Northeast Rookie of the Year, ITA Singles All-America
    June 09, 2017
    Amherst College first-year Camille Smukler of the women’s tennis team has been named the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s (ITA) Northeast Region Rookie of the Year and a Singles All-American, as announced recently by the organization.
  • Smukler Concludes NCAA Individual Play
    May 24, 2017
    First-year Camille Smukler of the Amherst women’s tennis team hit the courts for singles action in the 2017 NCAA Individual Championships at the Champions Tennis Club Thursday.
  • Smukler Gears Up for NCAA Individual Championships
    May 23, 2017
    Amherst College first-year Camille Smukler of the women’s tennis team has been selected as one of 32 student-athletes to compete at the 2017 NCAA Division III Women's Tennis Individual Championships in singles play this Thursday-Saturday, May 25-27 at The Champions Tennis Club in Chattanooga, Tenn.
  • No. 12 Amherst Falls to No. 2 Middlebury, 5-0
    May 14, 2017
    Competing in the NCAA Regional Finals, the No. 12 Amherst College women’s tennis team fell to No. 2 Middlebury College, 5-0 Sunday afternoon at the Nelson Recreation Center.
  • No. 12 Amherst Topples No. 20 Skidmore, 5-1 To Advance to NCAA Third Round
    May 13, 2017
    Impressive doubles play by the Mammoths stood as the difference maker as the No. 12 Amherst College women’s tennis team toppled No. 20 Skidmore College, 5-1 Saturday afternoon a the Proctor Tennis Courts.
  • Smukler and Chen Tabbed All-NESCAC, Smukler Rookie of the Year
    May 12, 2017
    First-year Camille Smukler and sophomore Kelsey Chen of the Amherst College women?s tennis team have been named to the 2017 All-NESCAC Second Team, as recently announced by the league office.
  • No. 12 Women's Tennis Primed for NCAA Regional Action
    May 09, 2017
    The 12th-ranked Amherst College women's tennis team has been selected as an at-large bid to the 2017 NCAA Division III Championship and is set to travel to Regional host Middlebury College for First, Second and Third Round action this weekend, May 12-14 at the Proctor Tennis Courts.
  • No. 12 Women's Tennis Secures NCAA At-Large Bid, First Round Bye
    May 08, 2017
    The 12th-ranked Amherst College women’s tennis team has been selected as an at-large bid to the 2017 NCAA Division III Championship and is set to travel to Regional host Middlebury College for First, Second and Third Round action this weekend, May 11-14 at the Proctor Tennis Courts.
  • No. 6 Women's Tennis Drops 5-1 Decision to No. 3 Tufts
    May 05, 2017
    The Mammoths were unable to battle back from a 3-0 deficit entering singles play, as the sixth-seeded Amherst College women’s tennis team fell to third-seeded Tufts, 5-1 Friday evening at the Lansing Chapman Rink Courts on the Williams College campus.
  • Sixth-Seeded Women's Tennis Set to Battle No. 3 Tufts in NESCAC Quarterfinals
    May 04, 2017
    The Amherst College women’s tennis team captured the sixth-seed in the NESCAC Championship tournament and will face off against third-seeded Tufts in First Round action on Friday, May 5 at 1 p.m. at the Hunt Tournament Courts in Williamstown, Mass.
  • No. 12 Amherst Falls to No. 2 Middlebury, 9-0 in Regular Season Finale
    April 29, 2017
    Traveling to Middlebury, Vt. for their regular season finale, the No. 12 Amherst College women’s tennis team fell to No. 2 Middlebury College, 9-0 Saturday afternoon at the Proctor Tennis Courts.
  • No. 12 Amherst Surges Past Hamilton, 9-0
    April 23, 2017
    Facing off in a NESCAC bout, the No. 12 Amherst College women’s tennis team surged past Hamilton, 9-0 on Senior Day at the Amherst Tennis Courts.
  • No. 12 Amherst Falls to No. 6 Wesleyan, 7-2
    April 22, 2017
    The Mammoths claimed one doubles win and pushed four sets to seven games in singles competition, however the No. 12 Amherst College women’s tennis team fell to Little III rival and No. 6 Wesleyan, 7-2 Saturday afternoon at the Amherst Tennis Courts.
  • No. 12 Women's Tennis Suffers Hard Fought Loss to No. 8 Tufts, 5-4
    April 20, 2017
    Doubles competition proved to be the difference maker, as the No. 12 Amherst College women’s tennis team fell to No. 8 Tufts University, 5-4 Wednesday afternoon at the Gantcher Center.
  • No. 12 Women's Tennis Falls to No. 4 Williams, 8-1
    April 15, 2017
    Facing off against their archrivals, the No. 12 Amherst College women’s tennis team suffered a hard fought 8-1 loss to No. 4 Williams Saturday afternoon at the Hunt Tournament Courts.
  • No. 13 Amherst Upsets No. 4 Bowdoin, 5-4 Before Downing Bates, 8-0
    April 08, 2017
    Sweeping both the Polar Bears and Bobcats in back-to-back conference matches, the Mammoths stayed perfect in NESCAC action, as the No. 13 Amherst College women’s tennis team edged No. 4 Bowdoin, 5-4 before downing Bates, 8-0 at the Hampshire Tennis Courts.
  • No. 13 Women's Tennis Drops Connecticut College, 9-0
    April 04, 2017
    Dropping just 17 of the 229 total sets in the contest, the No. 13 Amherst College women’s tennis team’s strong play was on display as the Mammoths powered past Connecticut College, 9-0 Tuesday afternoon.
  • Strong Doubles Play Propels No. 11 Amherst Past Sewanee, 6-3
    March 17, 2017
    Strong doubles play propelled the Purple & White to its second consecutive victory as the eleventh-ranked Amherst College women’s tennis team defeated Sewanee, 6-3 Friday afternoon to conclude its Spring Break trip.
  • No. 11 Women's Tennis Defeats No. 28 Redlands, 8-1
    March 16, 2017
    The Purple & White swept singles play and added two wins in doubles action to secure their first victory of the spring season as the No. 11 Amherst College women’s tennis team downed No. 28 Redlands, 8-1 Thursday afternoon at the Verdieck Tennis Courts.
  • No. 12 Carnegie Mellon Upends No. 7 Women's Tennis, 6-3
    March 15, 2017
    The Purple & White secured a victory in doubles action, however the Tartans claimed four of six singles matches as the seventh-ranked Amherst College women’s tennis team fell to 12th-ranked Carnegie Mellon, 6-3 Wednesday afternoon.
  • No. 7 Women's Tennis Falls to No. 11 U. Washington, 5-4
    March 14, 2017
    The seventh-ranked Amherst College women's tennis team suffered a tough 5-4 loss to No. 11 Washington University Tuesday afternoon at the Claremont Country Club.
  • No. 7 Women's Tennis Edged by No. 6 Pomona-Pitzer, 7-2
    March 13, 2017
    The seventh-ranked Amherst College women’s tennis team suffered its first setback of the spring season, falling to No. 6 Pomona-Pitzer, 7-2 Monday afternoon at the Pauley Tennis Complex.
  • Women's Tennis Concludes Fall State at the Middlebury Invitational
    October 23, 2016
    Competing at the Middlebury Tournament this weekend, the Amherst College women’s tennis team took to the courts against Williams, Middlebury, and Brandeis in both singles and doubles action on Friday-Sunday, Oct. 21-23 at the Nelson Arena Indoor Tennis Center at the Peterson Family Athletics Complex.
  • Women's Tennis Falls to Williams, 8-1
    October 08, 2016
    Taking on archrival Williams College in their lone dual meet of the fall season, the Amherst College women’s tennis team fell, 8-1 Saturday afternoon at the Mullins Tennis Courts at UMass-Amherst.
  • Women's Tennis Wraps Up Action at the ITA Regional Championships
    September 25, 2016
    Taking to the courts for the first time in their 2016-17 campaign, the Amherst College women's tennis team sent three doubles pairs and five individuals to compete at the Intercollegiate College Association (ITA) Regionals Championships hosted by MIT at the duPont Tennis Courts.
  • Ghosh Named Assistant Women's Tennis Coach
    September 22, 2016
    The Amherst College Department of Athletics announced the recent hiring of Sue Ghosh as an assistant on the women’s tennis coaching staff.
  • Women's Tennis Primed for Successful 2016-17 Season
    September 16, 2016
    Returning an experienced and talented core from last year’s squad, the 2016-17 Amherst College women’s tennis team will once again look to remain in the national conversation after returning to the NCAA Division III Championship for their 22nd consecutive season a year ago under the tutelage of head coach Jackie Bagwell, who heads into her 26th year at the helm of the program.
  • Women’s Tennis Team, 16 Student-Athletes Garner ITA Academic Honors
    July 28, 2016
    The Amherst College women’s tennis team was named a 2016 ITA All-Academic Team, while 16 members of the squad earned ITA Scholar Athlete honors as recently announced by the organization.