Amherst College women’s basketball beats Tufts to capture NESCAC championship


  • Madeline Eck, right, of Amherst College, looks for a shot against Erica DeCandido, of Tufts University, during the NESCAC championship, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018 at Amherst College. —GAZETTE STAFF/JERREY ROBERTS



  • Madeline Eck, right, of Amherst College, moves the ball against Melissa Baptista, of Tufts University, during the NESCAC championship, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018 at Amherst College. —GAZETTE STAFF/JERREY ROBERTS



  • Jackie Nagle, left, of Amherst College, begins a shot against Melissa Baptista, of Tufts University, during the NESCAC championship, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018 at Amherst College. —GAZETTE STAFF/JERREY ROBERTS



  • Cam Hendricks, center, of Amherst College, passes against Emily Briggs, left, of Tufts University, during the NESCAC championship, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018 at Amherst College. —GAZETTE STAFF/JERREY ROBERTS



  • Madeline Eck, top, of Amherst College, shoots against Erica DeCandido, of Tufts University, during the NESCAC championship, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018 at Amherst College. —GAZETTE STAFF/JERREY ROBERTS



  • Amherst College Head Coach G.P. Gromacki touches hands with his team during their win against Tufts University in the NESCAC championship, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018 at Amherst College. —GAZETTE STAFF/JERREY ROBERTS



  • Hannah Hackley, right, of Amherst College, moves the ball against Jac Knapp, of Tufts University, during the NESCAC championship, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018 at Amherst College. —GAZETTE STAFF/JERREY ROBERTS



  • Hannah Fox, center, of Amherst College, passes against Tufts University during the NESCAC championship, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018 at Amherst College. —GAZETTE STAFF/JERREY ROBERTS



  • Maeve McNamara, left, of Amherst College, moves the ball against Emily Briggs, of Tufts University, during the NESCAC championship, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018 at Amherst College. —GAZETTE STAFF/JERREY ROBERTS



  • Madeline Eck, right, of Amherst College, drives to the basket against Erica DeCandido, of Tufts University, during the NESCAC championship, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018 at Amherst College. —GAZETTE STAFF/JERREY ROBERTS



  • Madeline Eck, right, of Amherst College, draws a foul from Erica DeCandido, of Tufts University, during the NESCAC championship, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018 at Amherst College. —GAZETTE STAFF/JERREY ROBERTS



  • Emma McCarthy, top, of Amherst College, shoots against Tufts University defenders Erica DeCandido, left, and Jac Knapp during the NESCAC championship, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018 at Amherst College. —GAZETTE STAFF/JERREY ROBERTS



  • Emma McCarthy, right, of Amherst College, begins a pass against Jac Knapp, of Tufts University, during the NESCAC championship, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018 at Amherst College. —GAZETTE STAFF/JERREY ROBERTS



  • Emma McCarthy, center, of Amherst College, shoots against Tufts University defenders Melissa Baptista, left, and Erica DeCandido during the NESCAC championship, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018 at Amherst College. —GAZETTE STAFF/JERREY ROBERTS



  • Hannah Fox, top, of Amherst College, draws a foul from Jac Knapp, of Tufts University, during the NESCAC championship, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018 at Amherst College. —GAZETTE STAFF/JERREY ROBERTS



  • Hannah Hackley, left, of Amherst College, drives to the basket against Cailin Harrington, of Tufts University, during the NESCAC championship, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018 at Amherst College. —GAZETTE STAFF/JERREY ROBERTS



  • Madeline Eck, left, of Amherst College, grabs a rebound beside Tufts University defenders Sunday at Amherst College. GAZETTE STAFF/JERREY ROBERTS



  • Hannah Fox, left, of Amherst College, keeps the ball away from Lauren Dillon, of Tufts University, during the NESCAC championship, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018 at Amherst College. —GAZETTE STAFF/JERREY ROBERTS



  • The Amherst College team celebrates their win against Tufts University in the NESCAC championship, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018 at Amherst College. —GAZETTE STAFF/JERREY ROBERTS



  • The Amherst College bench and their fans cheer during the final minutes of their win against Tufts University in the NESCAC championship, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018 at Amherst College. —GAZETTE STAFF/JERREY ROBERTS



  • The Amherst College team celebrates their win against Tufts University in the NESCAC championship, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018 at Amherst College. —GAZETTE STAFF/JERREY ROBERTS



  • The Amherst College team celebrates its win against Tufts University in the NESCAC women’s basketball championship, Sunday at Amherst College. GAZETTE STAFF/ JERREY ROBERTS



  • —GAZETTE STAFF/JERREY ROBERTS

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