The women’s and men’s track and field teams traveled to MIT this past Saturday, April 23, to compete at the Sean Collier Invitational. A strong field included athletes from all three NCAA divisions. There was no team scoring at the meet, but the Mammoths’ individual performances were a highlight.
Ava O'Connor '24
The 19th-ranked women’s lacrosse team maintained their momentum this past weekend, beating nearby Westfield State University and Keene State College in consecutive Mammoths versus Owls matchups.
The women’s and men’s track and field teams took third and sixth place, respectively, at the Division III New England Championships this past weekend. 28 athletes claimed all-New England honors.
Track and field found success in their second-to-last meet of the season at Middlebury. The men placed second; the women placed third. A slew of athletes qualified for New Englands.
This weekend, the Amherst softball team had yet another outstanding effort against Hamilton College. On Saturday, April 17, the teams took a game each, but Hamilton ultimately prevailed on Sunday, April 18, leaving the weekend with a 2-1 series victory over Amherst. Even though the Mammoths totaled an incredible 17
Editor’s note: This article was written before Tuesday’s announcement that NESCAC Presidents had reached an agreement in favor of a limited sports season. The NESCAC officially cancelled all sports seasons due to the coronavirus one year ago tomorrow, March 11. Since then, student-athletes have had to adjust to