Volume 152 • Issue 1
The Newspaper of Amherst College Since 1868
Sunday, January 29, 2023
By Mike Schretter '23
November 2, 2022
Mike Schretter ’23 chats with mid-distance runners for Amherst track Eve Giancarlo ’25 and Ava Zielinski ’25 about training, mental game, and the team’s impact on their Amherst experience.
By Liza Katz '24
April 6, 2022
The men’s and women’s track and field teams took the 10-minute drive to cross-town foe UMass to open their outdoor season. The team built on their strong indoor season, accumulating amazing individual finishes, while being the only Division III school in attendance.
May 12, 2021
On Saturday, May 8, Amherst Track and Field faced Williams and Wesleyan on the
Ephs’ home turf. With Williams and Wesleyan being known as Amherst’s biggest
rivals, a victory in this meet promised bragging rights.
The Mammoths had some major successes on the men’s and women’s side of both
track and field events in this big showdown. For women’s track, it all started
with Sophia Wolmer ’23
, who continued he
March 24, 2021
With athletic competition cancelled last spring in the initial disruption of
Covid-19, Amherst student-athletes have spent the past year in anticipation of a
return to play. The Amherst men’s and women’s track and field teams have been
struck particularly hard, as both their fall cross country and winter seasons
were canceled this year. However, following the March 9 NESCAC announcement
of a potential