Volume 152 • Issue 1
The Newspaper of Amherst College Since 1868
Monday, September 26, 2022
Around the Herd provides quick updates on all the Amherst sports action you may have missed in the past week. In this week’s installment: Cross country, women’s tennis, and men’s golf compete in weekend tournaments.
By Alex Noga '23
September 21, 2022
By Liza Katz '24
September 14, 2022
In the first installment of “Around the Herd,” the sportswriting staff provides some quick snapshots of all the Amherst sports action you may have missed this past week.
By Leo Kamin '25
May 4, 2022
Playing at their home course, the Amherst women’s golf team won their first-ever NESCAC Championship this past weekend. Dominant play over two rounds earned an emphatic 11-shot victory and a trip to the Division III National Championship in Houston, Texas. The men’s team finished fifth of 10.
By Anya Ramras '22
April 22, 2021
Both the Amherst men’s and women’s golf teams traveled across Massachusetts to
compete in tournaments over the weekend. The men’s team competed in the Tufts
Invitational on April 17, while both teams headed northwest to Williamstown for
the Williams Invitational on April 18.
In the Tufts Invitational, the men’s team shot a combined 347 to finish 59-over
First-year Tommy Whitley ’24
the way for the Mammoths wit
April 14, 2021
The men’s and women’s golf teams opened their 2021 seasons this past weekend at
the Hamilton Spring Shootout, a one-day tournament at the Skenandoa Golf Club in
Clinton, New York. In addition to Amherst, Hamilton College, Williams College,
and Middlebury College also participated in the event.
The women’s team finished third overall with a score of 325, 11 strokes behind
Williams, the event winner. First-year Jenny Hua ’24 led the way for Amherst in
her first collegiate competition, carding an