Men’s Track and Field Triumphs, Women Place Second at NESCACs

Men’s Track and Field Triumphs, Women Place Second at NESCACs

By JORDAN HOWELL

May 2, 2019


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The Middlebury track and field team began the first part of the championship season with a bang. On Saturday, April 27, the team competed with a great deal of passion at the NESCAC Championships. The men’s team ultimately captured the gold, while the women’s team came in second to Williams.  ...

Women’s Lacrosse Surges Past Bates in Quarterfinals

Women’s Lacrosse Surges Past Bates in Quarterfinals

By LAUREN BOYD

May 2, 2019


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The Middlebury women’s lacrosse team dominated Bates in the first round of the NESCAC Tournament, winning 15-2. It took more than 40 minutes for the Bates Bobcats to score, while the Panthers racked up 15 points with two halves of impressive play. The Panthers looked to redeem themselves after...

Men’s Lax Earns Huge Upset Win in NESCAC First Round

Men’s Lax Earns Huge Upset Win in NESCAC First Round

By BOBBY SULLIVAN

May 2, 2019


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The Middlebury men’s lacrosse team entered the past weekend as the seventh seed in the NESCAC Tournament. After closing the regular season at 7-8, the Panthers were still confident they could make some damage in postseason play. Heading to second seed Wesleyan University on April 27, Middlebury showed just exactly what they are capab...

Women’s Tennis Defeats Amherst and Skidmore

Women’s Tennis Defeats Amherst and Skidmore

By CECELIA SCHEUER

May 2, 2019


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The Panthers wrapped up their regular season this past weekend as they picked up two victories against No. 6 Amherst (9-0) and No. 16 Skidmore (8-1). On Saturday, the Panthers blanked Amherst at home inside the Nelson Recreation Center before heading to Skidmore on Sunday for a 1:00 p.m. match. The M...

Baseball Goes 3-1 Against Plymouth State and Wesleyan

Baseball Goes 3-1 Against Plymouth State and Wesleyan

By ISABELLA MARCUS

May 2, 2019


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The Middlebury Panthers (20-9, 5-4) wrapped up a four-game week with a series win over the Wesleyan University Cardinals (14-15, 4-5) in a NESCAC West matchup. In a 9-4 win versus Plymouth State (13-20, 4-9), Middlebury scored four times in the second inning. Plymouth State scored a run and loaded the bases in the eight, but le...

Despite Mammoth Sweep, Panthers Set to Play in NESCAC Tournament

Despite Mammoth Sweep, Panthers Set to Play in NESCAC Tournament

By MAX PADILLA

May 2, 2019


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Middlebury played its last series this weekend; they closed out the season with a five game losing streak.  The team played hard, but they were not able to snag a win from the Amherst Mammoths. The Panthers played twice on Saturday, April 28, losing 4-1 in the first game and 12-4 in the seco...

Men’s Tennis Falls to No. 4 Amherst

Men’s Tennis Falls to No. 4 Amherst

By JACK KAGAN

May 2, 2019


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Middlebury narrowly fell short on Saturday to No. 4 Amherst, who have been on a tear this season and have locked up the No. 1 seed for the NESCAC tournament which starts tomorrow. The Panthers can take away the fact that the match was incredibly close and they missed taking down the upstart Mammoths by just a few points.  In the ...

Water Polo Crowned National Champions

Water Polo Crowned National Champions

May 2, 2019


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The water polo team placed first in Division III club nationals hosted at Villanova University in Pennsylvania. Senior Alaina Pribis was voted MVP of the tournament....

Photos of the Week: Relay for Life Carnival Promotes Cancer Awareness

Photos of the Week: Relay for Life Carnival Promotes Cancer Awareness

May 2, 2019


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Relay for Life hosted their annual spring event this past weekend on April 28. This year, the organization hosted a carnival-themed event in Kenon Arena, complete with a dunk tank, bouncy house and lots of games in order to raise money for the American Cancer Society. In the top picture, Amanda Dafonte ’19 sits posed ready to fall in the dunk tank,...

Women’s Lacrosse Wins Tight Battle vs. No. 5 Tufts

Women’s Lacrosse Wins Tight Battle vs. No. 5 Tufts

By LAUREN BOYD

April 25, 2019


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Fresh off another win against the fifth-ranked team in the nation, the women’s lacrosse team has not looked back, extending their record to 13-1. Rookie Jane Earley ’22, who earned NESCAC Player of the Week, led the Panthers to a 10-9 victory over fifth-ranked Tufts with four goals. Earley clutched the victory with a game-winning goal in the l...

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