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Baseball opens season, going 2-1 in Texas Series

Baseball opens season, going 2-1 in Texas Series

By ISABELLA MARCUS

March 12, 2020

The baseball team capped the week with a 2–1 record against Southwestern University in its first non-conference series of the year.  The Southwestern Pirates put up three runs in the first inning of the series opener -- all runs coming with two outs. The Panthers got on the board in the top of th...

Track and Field records podium finishes ahead of NCAAs

By JORDAN HOWELL

March 12, 2020

The Panthers recently participated in the Tufts National Qualifying Meet on Saturday, Mar. 7. The non-scoring meet featured quite a few impressive performances. Both the men and the women’s squads competed hard. In the 800-meter run, Nicole Johnson ’22 captured second and Emily Bulczynski ’22 ...

Men’s basketball’s big dance cut short with second round loss

By MICHAEL SEGEL

March 12, 2020

After a victory on Friday, the Middlebury men’s basketball team was defeated on Saturday by SUNY Brockport in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. Their season is now over.  The two teams stayed close for the entire contest, with Middlebury overcoming an eight point deficit early in the first ...

Women’s Lax Flexes Muscles with Double Header Sweep

By CAPTAIN RUDOLPH

March 12, 2020

This team is dominant. The Panthers showed up on Saturday and Sunday as they produced two road wins that extended their current win streak to 25 straight games. The women’s lacrosse team is firing on all cylinders and it seems as if no one can stand in their way, even this early in the season. On...

Men’s hockey post-season run cut short

By BLAISE SIEFER

March 5, 2020

A season-long pattern of poor home performances continued on Saturday, as men’s puck was bested by Wesleyan in the NESCAC Quarterfinals in Kenyon Arena. Despite entering the third period with a 2-1 lead, the Panthers conceded three straight goals to the Cardinals, who booked their ticket to the NESCAC...

Women’s hockey keeps eyeing NESCAC crown

Women’s hockey keeps eyeing NESCAC crown

By MAX PADILLA

March 5, 2020

In perfect fashion on Carnival Weekend, the Panthers just keep on rolling.  The women’s hockey team defeated the Trinity Bantams in the NESCAC Quarterfinals, 4–1, and will advance to the semifinals and play Hamilton. Hamilton, ranked fourth, stands between Middlebury and a seat to the conference ch...

Ski teams give POWerful performance at Carnival

Ski teams give POWerful performance at Carnival

By Captain Rudolph

March 5, 2020

The alpine and nordic teams gifted their fans a handful of first place finishes at home this weekend at the 97th Middlebury Carnival. In the alpine races, the team showed up. Timmy Gavett ’22 and Erik Arvidsson ‘21 picked up first and third respectively in the slalom event. On day two, Arvidsso...

Men’s squash upsets No. 2 seed; claims second at Nationals

By MAX PADILLA

March 5, 2020

The Men’s Squash team travelled to Harvard this weekend to play in the CSA team nationals. Middlebury faced Amherst in the quarterfinals and the blue-and-white managed to snag the victory by a score of 6–3. The Panthers also emerged victorious in the semifinals against the Navy Midshipmen, 5-4. Unfortunately,...

Women’s lax returns hungry for more

Women’s lax returns hungry for more

By Captain Rudolph

March 5, 2020

The women’s lacrosse team is still hot off of its dominant season last year and continues to prove it deserves to be the number one team in the country. The squad notched a win against No. 13 Bowdoin in their season opener on Saturday, Feb. 29. Extending their win streak from last season to twenty-three...

Track and Field battles through injuries as indoor season winds down

Track and Field battles through injuries as indoor season winds down

By JORDAN HOWELL

March 5, 2020

The Panthers had a great outing at the Division III New England Championships on Feb. 28 and Feb. 29. The women earned sixth place, while the men took twelfth. Gretchen McGrath ’21 led the pack with her fourth place finish in the 400-meter dash. In the 800-meter run, Cassidy Kearney ’22, Meg Wilson ...

Men’s lax showcases veteran talent in season-opener

Men’s lax showcases veteran talent in season-opener

By BLAISE SIEFER

March 5, 2020

Men’s lacrosse opened up their season on Saturday, Feb. 29 in an away tilt against Bowdoin College. The Panthers were deadly on the attack in the opener, outshooting the Polar Bears 52–36 en route to a 16–12 victory. This is the second year in a row that the Panthers have taken down Bowdoin in...

Women’s squash sneaks past NESCAC rivals

By HEATHER BOEHM

February 27, 2020

Women’s squash made the trek down to Yale this weekend to battle it out in the College Squash Association National Championships. Middlebury went 1–2 for the weekend, facing some of the top ranked teams in the nation. First up on Friday, Feb. 21, the Panthers were tested by #10 University of Virginia...

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