In this edition of Around the Herd: men’s and women’s soccer start their seasons strong, and cross country succeeds at the Little Three Championship with the women’s team defending their championship title.
The football team lost to Williams 20-10 in this year’s “Biggest Little Game,” ending the season with a 2-7 record.
The Amherst football team got their second win of the season on Saturday, Nov. 5, against the Bowdoin Polar Bears. On Senior Day, the team put together their most complete performance of the season on the way to a 17-14 victory.
The football team lost to Wesleyan in overtime 13-7 in this year’s Homecoming game. At 1-6, the team will play their last home game against Bowdoin this Saturday.
After opening their season with five straight losses, the football team got into the win column for the first time this year with a 20-17 win over Tufts on the final play.
Staff writer Maya Reiner ’25 provides a look into the life of dual-sport athletes, including personal details from two-sport athletes Muffie Mazambani ’24 and Jacob Bruno ’25E.
The football team’s fourth-quarter comeback effort came up just short, as they lost to Colby 17-12. The Mammoths will look to pick up their first win of the season next week at Tufts.