The Middlebury Campus

Women’s Tennis Loses to Williams Again, But Will Host NCAA Regional

By ANDREW RIGAS

May 9, 2018

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“To be perfectly honest, given the talent on both teams, I think the match could have gone either way,” said Christina Puccinelli ’19 after the women’s tennis team’s 5–4 loss to Williams back on April 7. “They happened...

Martinez Takes First at DIII New Englands

By JORDAN HOWELL

May 9, 2018

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Exceptional performances against top-notch talent highlighted last week’s DIII New Englands meet for the track and field teams.  “I thought overall we had some really solid performances,” said Jonathan Perlman ’19. “After a bi...

Softball Season Ends on Another Walk-Off

By The SPORTS EDITORS

May 9, 2018

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The Middlebury softball season ended last Saturday, May 5, when the Panthers gave up a late lead to Bowdoin in the Nescac quarterfinals in Amherst, Massachusetts. The Panthers were ahead 2–0 and five outs away from advancing...

May Madness: Men’s Tennis to Host NCAA Regional

By JACK KAGAN

May 9, 2018

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The men’s tennis team went into the Nescac playoffs as the hottest team in the country. Newly minted as the top-ranked team in the nation, the Panthers had not lost a match since April 7. Even though they entered as the third...

Women’s Tennis Enters Nescacs on 8-Game Winning Streak

By ANDREW RIGAS

May 3, 2018

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The women’s tennis team continued to roll in their last match of the regular season, when they defeated No. 8 Amherst 6–3 on Saturday, April 28, for their eighth straight victory. Now they turn to the Nescac playoffs, which...

Giguere Goes Out with Strong Round

By MIGUEL ESPINOSA

May 3, 2018

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On April 28, two members of the men’s golf team traveled south to the Indian Hills Country Club in Connecticut for the 2018 Nescac Championship. The women’s squad headed to the Taconic Country Club in Massachusetts for the...

Softball Enters Conference Playoffs on Heels of Sweeping Wesleyan

By LAUREN BOYD

May 3, 2018

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The Middlebury softball team improved their record to 18–10 last weekend as they took two games from Wesleyan. Going into Nescac playoffs, the meeting between these two teams tested the waters for intra-conference play. The...

A Target on Their Backs: Men’s Tennis Enters Postseason as No. 1 Team in the Country

By JACK KAGAN

May 3, 2018

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Just days after the new ITA Division III rankings came out, new national No. 1 Middlebury men’s tennis ended the regular season on Sunday, April 29 with a dominant 7–2 win over Nescac championship hosts No. 8 Amherst. The...