Field hockey continues to keep a winning streak


The first-ranked Panthers downed the Hamilton College Continentals by a score of 5-1 at Kohn Field on Saturday, Sept. 21. The victory moves Middlebury to a 6-0 record and marks their 25th straight victory at home.  

Offense and defense played solidly from beginning to end. The Panthers scored one goal for each of the first three quarters, and were on the verge of bringing Hamilton to a shutout until four minutes into the fourth quarter. After Hamilton tallied their only goal, Middlebury responded with two more.

 Overall, the Panthers’ offense proved to be relentless throughout the game, having outshot Hamilton 15-2. Star midfielder Erin Nicholas ‘21 racked two goals and captain Marissa Baker ‘20 gained one assist.