Men’s Basketball Splits Weekend

By CLAIRE MESSERSMITH

January 17, 2019


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The men’s basketball team was on the road this past weekend, competing against two NESCAC rivals on Jan. 11 and 12. Coming hot off of a 20-point win against Widener University on Tuesday, Jan. 8, Middlebury pulled off a 100-93 victory over Bates on Friday. However, the Panthers fell to Tufts by two poi...

Men’s Hockey Remains Steady, Looks to Double Header

Men’s Hockey Remains Steady, Looks to Double Header

By JENNY LANGERMAN

January 17, 2019


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The men’s hockey team is staying competitive as they head into the brunt of their season matchups. A recent win against Plattsburgh leaves the team holding a 6-6-1 record at week seven. This fairly even distribution of wins and losses holds true regardless of game site, as the team’s home records s...

Men’s Squash is Servin’ Heat

Men’s Squash is Servin’ Heat

By ANN MARTIN SKELLY

January 17, 2019


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Returning from break on Jan. 5, the 20th-ranked men’s squash team defeated 21st-ranked Williams by a tight 5-4 margin. The Panthers claimed victories in the first two spots from first-year Justin Ghaeli and junior Jacob Ellen and took three more points with wins from first-year Teddy Best, sophomore W...

Track & Field Starts New Year Strong

By JORDAN HOWELL

January 17, 2019


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Last Saturday marked the beginning of the indoor track and field season for the Panthers who had participated in the Middlebury Winter Classic. The day was filled with many notable performances. “The first meet always helps all of our different event groups to come together as a big team and get...

Alpine Ski Kicks Off Season at St. Lawrence Carnival

By CECELIA SCHEUER

January 17, 2019


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The men’s and women’s alpine ski teams took to the slopes at Whiteface Mountain in Lake Placid, New York this past weekend to compete in their opening weekend of races at the St. Lawrence Carnival. It was a strong showing overall from the Panthers, one that included career-best results and “flashes...

In the Cards: Aska Matsuda

In the Cards: Aska Matsuda

By Erin Kelly

January 17, 2019


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Swimming and Diving Defeats Colby, Falls to Bates

By ANNA WOOD

January 16, 2019


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The swim and dive teams began their second semester with a home meet against Colby on Saturday, Jan. 12. The women conquered Colby with a 204-95 score, while the men were defeated 167-131. The Panthers hosted Bates the following day, falling 163.5-130.5 on the women’s side and 192-102 on the me...

Women’s Soccer Edged by Williams in Final

Women’s Soccer Edged by Williams in Final

By BENJY RENTON

December 6, 2018


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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


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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


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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


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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...

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