Women’s Soccer Edged by Williams in Final

Women’s Soccer Edged by Williams in Final

By BENJY RENTON

December 6, 2018


Filed under Sports

In a tense 1-1 game by the end of two overtime periods, the women’s soccer team was edged by the Williams Ephs 3-2 in penalty kicks in the NCAA Division III championship. This was the Panthers’ first championship appearance in program history. The previous day, on Friday, Nov. 30, the Panthers defeated the WashU Bears 1-0 in a stu...

Women’s Squash: Full of Fresh Faces and Even Fresher Wins

Women’s Squash: Full of Fresh Faces and Even Fresher Wins

By EMILY BIAN

December 6, 2018


Filed under Sports

The 15th-ranked women’s squash team came out swinging this past weekend, when they began their 2018-2019 season with a home opener on Saturday against Tufts. The Panthers swept with a 9-0 victory, and team captains Bea Kuijpers ’19 and Alexa Comai ’19 led the way.  The Panthers blanked Tufts and continued...

Women’s Hockey Anticipates Intensity Against Pioneers

Women’s Hockey Anticipates Intensity Against Pioneers

By BRIANNA LIPP

December 6, 2018


Filed under Sports

The Middlebury women’s hockey team participated in the Panther-Cardinal Classic on Nov. 24 and 25, but fell to the fifth-ranked Adrian College Bulldogs 4-1 in the championship game. The Panthers got off to a fast start with many early chances testing Adrian goalie Katie Turner. With 7:28 remaining in the first period, M...

Women’s Basketball: Ballin’ with Zero Losses

Women’s Basketball: Ballin’ with Zero Losses

By LAUREN BOYD

December 6, 2018


Filed under Sports

The Panther women’s basketball team improved to a 6-0 record after beating the Sage Colleges on Thursday, Nov. 29 and Colby-Sawyer on Saturday, Dec. 1. Their winning streak is a testament to the squad’s versatility on both sides of the court.  The team is ranked sixth nationally for team...

Photos of the Week: Middlebury Enjoys First Winter Tracks at Snow Bowl

Photos of the Week: Middlebury Enjoys First Winter Tracks at Snow Bowl

By BENJY RENTON

December 6, 2018


Filed under Sports

BENJY RENTON BENJY RENTON BENJY RENTON BENJY RENTON The Middlebury College Snow Bowl and Rikert Nordic Center officially opened for the season on Saturday, Nov. 24. This past weekend brought students and faculty members of all ages to the slopes for the first round of winter skiing. Last week...

Men’s Basketball is Dropping Bucket After Bucket

Men’s Basketball is Dropping Bucket After Bucket

By CLAIRE MESSERSMITH

December 6, 2018


Filed under Sports

After an 83-37 victory in its home opener in Pepin Gymnasium, the Middlebury men’s basketball team propelled itself to five more wins, only suffering one recent loss this past Saturday. The Panthers remain 12th-ranked and continue with momentum, having yet to host or visit another NESCAC team.  Middlebury improved to 4-0 on the se...

Men’s Hockey on Fire (and Ice)

Men’s Hockey on Fire (and Ice)

By JENNY LANGERMAN

December 6, 2018


Filed under Sports

Men’s hockey had a winning weekend on home turf, crushing both its conference opponents. The Panthers first hosted the Connecticut College Camels on Friday, Nov. 30 at Kenyon Arena, managing to score at least once in all three periods of play. Goals came from Mike Fahie ’21, John Scala ’22, Co...

Men’s Squash: Rookies Make Their Mark

Men’s Squash: Rookies Make Their Mark

By ANN MARTIN SKELLY

December 6, 2018


Filed under Sports

The 20th-ranked men’s squash team came out with a bang for their first weekend of the season with a tightly contested 5-4 loss against 10th-ranked Navy. Compared to their 9-0 loss to Navy last winter, the squad appeared to show massive improvement. Some of their points came from a speedy three-game wi...

Women’s Soccer Falls to Williams in First National Championship Final

Women’s Soccer Falls to Williams in First National Championship Final

By BENJY RENTON

December 1, 2018


Filed under Sports

In a tense 1-1 game by the end of two overtime periods, the women's soccer team was defeated by the Williams Ephs 3-2 in penalty kicks in the NCAA Division III championship. This was the first championship appearance of the Panthers in program history. The previous day, on November 30, the Panthers defeated the WashU Be...

Women’s Soccer Sails to National Championship

Women’s Soccer Sails to National Championship

By BENJY RENTON

November 30, 2018


Filed under Sports

The third-ranked women's soccer team defeated top-ranked and undefeated Washington University-St. Louis (WashU) in a 1-0 win at the NCAA Division III semifinals in Greensboro, North Carolina. Advancing to the championship game Williams, this will be the first championship appearance in the program's history. The team's ...

Women’s Soccer Scores Spot in NCAA Final Four

Women’s Soccer Scores Spot in NCAA Final Four

By JENNY LANGERMAN

November 29, 2018


Filed under Sports

With a tough 1-0 win over Misericordia University on Nov. 18 and a goal scored by Ellie Greenberg ’20, the women’s soccer team moves onto the semifinal game this Friday in the NCAA championship tournament in Greensboro, N.C. Middlebury will face the Washington University Bears in St. Louis to compete for a spot in the final ch...

Middlebury College's only student-run newspaper.
Sports