1995, 1996, 1997
Little III and
New England Champions
Neely Steinberg '99
Regional High School
Team MVP Neely Steinberg finished the
1997-98 season with a singles record of 30-1. Neely won the No.
3 singles flight at the New England Championship for the second
year in a row, and she teamed up with Pam Diamond to win her
third New England Championship in doubles. Neely's overall record
for three years at Amherst is an impressive 88-4, and she is
currently nationally ranked in both singles and doubles.
Jamie Cohen '01
Rye High School
Jamie Cohen closed out her first collegiate
season at No. 1 singles with a record of 30-4 and was named the
Rookie of the Year by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association.
Cohen won both the East Rolex singles and doubles titles in 1997,
as well as the 1998 New England Showcase singles and No. 2 doubles
titles. Seeded No. 3 at the National Singles Championship, Cohen
was forced to withdraw after the Round of 16 due to a shoulder
Pam Diamond '99
Trumbull High School
All-American Pam Diamond is expected
to return in the spring of 1999. Diamond will be sidelined in
the fall with an ACL injury sustained in the Final Four of the
NCAA Championships against Skidmore College. In 1997, Pam won
the No. 2 flight of the New England Championships for the second
time, as well as teaming up with Neely Steinberg to win a third-straight
New England Doubles Championship. While at Amherst, Pam has been
ranked as high as No. 10 in the nation, was selected as the 1996
ITA "Player to Watch", and has been selected to play
in three NCAA Singles Championships.