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Amherst College Volleyball

NESCAC Champions - 1999, 2000
NCAA Tournament - 1998, 1999, 2000
10 Straight Postseason Appearances


 
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    Jess Allen '04

Sara Bruggeman '06

Nicole Davidson '05

Annie Hoeksma '05

Lauren Wong '04

Quinn, Wong Earn NEWVA Honors
November 24 - Amherst first-year outside hitter Kristin Quinn was named Second-Team All-New England and New England Rookie of the Year, while senior teammate Lauren Wong was voted Honorable Mention All-New England - both by the New England Women’s Volleyball Association (NEWVA). Full Story

Hoeksma, Wong Named Volleyball All-NESCAC;
Quinn Tabbed NESCAC Rookie of the Year, Wong Academic All-District

November 13 - After finishing the season at 25-8 and earning its 11th straight postseason appearance, the Amherst volleyball team placed two players, junior setter Annie Hoeksma and senior co-captain middle hitter Lauren Wong, on the 2003 All-NESCAC Team, while first-year middle hitter Kristin Quinn was named the NESCAC Rookie of the Year. Wong was also voted Third-Team Academic All-District 1 by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Full Story

Fourth-Seeded Jeffs Down Fifth-Seeded Tufts, Fall to Top-Seeded Williams at NESCAC Tourney
November 8 - The fourth-seeded Amherst Volleyball team rallied from a 2-0 deficit to defeat No. 5 seed Tufts University, 3-2 (25-30, 21-30, 32-30, 30-27, 16-14), in the NESCAC Postseason Tournament Quarterfinals, hosted by top-seeded Williams College Friday night, but fell Saturday afternoon in the semifinals to the host Ephs, 3-0 (30-21, 30-23, 30-21). Amherst first-year Kristin Quinn had a combined 26 kills and 16 blocks, while junior Nicole Davidson added 24 kills and 15 digs and senior co-captain Lauren Wong tallied 21 blocks. Full Story

Jeffs Earn No. 4 Seed in NESCAC Tourney
November 4 - The Amherst volleyball team finished the regular season at 24-7 and earned the No. 4 seed in the NESCAC Postseason Championship Tournament, hosted by Williams College this Friday and Saturday. The Jeffs will face fifth-seeded Tufts University, which finished 20-10, Friday night at 8 p.m. Full Story

Jeffs Fall to Colby, 3-1, Blank Bowdoin 3-0
November 1 - The Amherst Volleyball team fell to NESCAC rival Colby College 3-1 (26-30, 30-23, 30-26, 30-27), but rebounded to blank Bowdoin College 3-0 (30-21, 30-12, 30-24) at a NESCAC quad hosted by Amherst on Saturday. The Jeffs finished the regular season 24-7 (7-3 NESCAC), earned the No. 4 Seed in the NESCAC Postseason Tournament and qualified for their 11th-consecutive postseason. Full Story

Jeffs Drop 3-2 Heartbreaker to Bates
October 31 - The Amherst Volleyball team fell to NESCAC rival Bates College 3-2 (30-24, 26-30, 26-30, 30-22, 15-8) on Friday night. Bates senior co-captain Liz Wanless and junior Olivia Zurek led the visiting Bobcats with 25 kills each and 21 and 24 digs, respectively. Amherst junior Nicole Davidson and first-year Kristen Quinn tallied 14 kills each in the loss. Full Story

Jeffs Fall to Williams, MIT at Hall of Fame Tournament
October 25 - The Amherst Volleyball team fell to archrival Williams 3-0 (30-26, 30-12, 30-24) and MIT 3-0 (30-24, 30-26, 30-19) in the championship bracket of the Hall of Fame Tournament, hosted by Smith College on Saturday. First-year Kristin Quinn led the Jeffs with a combined 15 kills and 11 blocks in the two matches. Full Story

Jeffs Defeat Clark, Brandeis in Hall of Fame Tournament
October 24 - The Amherst Volleyball team defeated Clark University 3-0 (30-23, 30-19, 30-18) and Brandeis University 3-1 (30-24, 27-30, 30-23, 30-21) in the first day of the Hall of Fame Tournament, hosted by Smith College on Friday. Junior setter Annie Hoeksma led the Jeffs with a combined 15 kills, 86 assists and 16 digs. Full Story

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