Amy Hurwitz slipped a shot past Amherst with 17:05 left to play to hand the Jeffs only their second loss of the season. Goalie Jess Rich '99 had 12 saves on the day, but she couldn't get to all 12 shots the Jumbos took from inside the circle.
The Jeffs are currently 10-2 on the season and face the undefeated Trinity on Wednesday. Tufts betters their record to 8-3.
Amherst (10-2) 0 0 -- 0 Tufts (8-3) 0 1 -- 1
Scoring: T Amy Hurwitz 17:05 left in 2nd half. Shots (in/out of circle): A 9/0, T 12/2. Goalie Saves: A Jess Rich 7, T Dawn Morrill 12.