Women’s Rugby Takes NSCRO Nationals

Women’s Rugby Takes NSCRO Nationals

By MAX PADILLA

May 9, 2019

This was a record season for the Middlebury College Women’s Rugby Club. On Saturday April 6, they competed in the Rugby Northeast 7’s tournament. The ladies tore up the field, winning three matches, allowing them to compete against one of the best teams in the nation: Bentley University.   The game was nerve-racking, the score tied...

Track and Field Breaks Records at DIII New Englands

By JORDAN HOWELL

May 9, 2019

The Middlebury track and field team competed well in the Division III New England Championships on Friday, May 3 and Saturday, May 4.   Previously, Nick Hendrix ’20 said the team would prepare for the meet with a “business as usual” attitude. “There will probably a bit more of an individual ...

Baseball Goes 2-2 Over the Weekend, Prepares for NESCACs

By ISABELLA MARCUS

May 9, 2019

With a series win against the Amherst Mammoths, the Middlebury baseball team (23-10, 7-5) clinched a spot in the NESCAC Championship playoffs for the fourth time in program history and the second time in three seasons.  The Panthers started the week with a 12-3 win versus Union College (18-20, 14...

Tufts Downs Softball 2-0 in NESCAC Tournament

By MAX PADILLA

May 9, 2019

The Panthers played their last game of the season on Friday, May 3 against Tufts in the NESCAC Tournament. Though the softball season worked hard all season and made it to the tournament, the Jumbos ultimately won the game 2-0, and then went on to win the entire NESCAC Championship.   The Panthers finished with a 4-8 record in the...

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 ...

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