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Women’s hockey gifts seniors with a ‘W’

By MAX PADILLA

February 20, 2020

The women’s hockey team continued their successful season, notching two wins this past weekend. They defeated Williams 4–0 on Saturday and 3–1 on Sunday as they finished off their home portion of the season.  Maddie Leidt ’21 shined throughout the weekend, scoring a total of three goals in th...

Men’s squash snags third at conference tournament

By MAX PADILLA

February 20, 2020

The men’s team played Amherst, Bates and Trinity at Bowdoin this weekend. The boys redeemed themself from the last few weeks, bringing home the win from Amherst 6–3 and Bates 7–2, but lost to Trinity, 8–1. Middlebury placed third in the NESCAC championships for the fifth year in a row. In two...

Panthers off to the races ahead of Middlebury Carnival

Panthers off to the races ahead of  Middlebury Carnival

By Captain Rudolph

February 20, 2020

Middlebury is coming off its second straight carnival win at the Williams Carnival on Feb. 14-15. The streak couldn’t have come at a better time.  The men’s nordic team posted strong results as Peter Wolter ’21 placed 4th in the 10k classical event and Samuel Hodges ’22 followed closely wi...

Men’s squash rounds out break on top

By MAX PADILLA

February 13, 2020

The Panthers lost to Bates, MIT and Virginia over February break, but pulled out wins against Bowdoin, Colby and Tufts. Though they redeemed themselves last week, the Panthers are having a less successful season compared to last year. At this point last season, they had played 18 matches and only lost...

Track and field shuffles its way to the finish line at Cupid Challenge

Track and field shuffles its way to  the finish line at Cupid Challenge

By JORDAN HOWELL

February 13, 2020

The Panthers recently competed in the Tufts Cupid Challenge on Saturday, Feb. 8. Even though this meet was non-scoring, the men and women still came out with solid performances. Some impressive results for the women included a first place finish by Cassie Kearney ’22 in the 800 -meter run with a...

Swimming and diving gets hot this winter

By MIGUEL ESPINOSA

February 13, 2020

Although the chilly Vermont winter freezes water into lifeless ice, such rules don’t apply to the Middlebury Natatorium; the swimming pool, rather, teems with heated competition. The natatorium was especially reinvigorated when the University of Vermont, St. Michael’s and Williams gathered on campus...

Women’s hockey leaves February Break untouched

Women’s hockey leaves February Break untouched

By MAX PADILLA

February 13, 2020

The second-ranked Panthers took a few hits over winter term, having lost to Plattsburgh State, 4–1, on Jan. 21 and to Hamilton, 2–0, on Jan. 31. The blue and white, however, turned the tables on Hamilton the following day and won 3–0.  The Panthers rounded out the break with a two-game win ...

Women’s basketball plays opponents close in tough losses

Women’s basketball plays opponents  close in tough losses

By Rain Ji

February 13, 2020

The Panthers hosted the Conn College on Saturday, Feb. 1. Middlebury held a 16–8 advantage over the Camels during the first ten minutes of the game, thanks to impressive play from Reagan McDonald ’23 and Maya Davis ’20. During the second quarter, however, the Camels secured 18 out of the first ...

Alpine, Nordic ski teams go big at Bates

Alpine, Nordic ski teams go big at Bates

By Captain Rudolph

February 13, 2020

They did it! The alpine and nordic ski teams earned their first carnival win in a very close victory over UVM. All members of the team clocked in speedy times to dominate the Bates Carnival. For the alpine men, Justin Alkier ’21 placed first in giant slalom and Erik Arvidsson ’21 trailed him c...

Men’s basketball takes no prisoners as it extends streak

Men’s basketball takes no prisoners as it extends streak

By MICHAEL SEGEAL

February 13, 2020

Middlebury put up a dominant performance at Wesleyan on Sunday to improve to 19–3 for the season. The Panthers shot 60% (39-65) from the field, outscoring Wesleyan 48–37 in the first half and putting up 47 more in the second half en route to a 95–79 victory. The Panthers started out on an explosive...

Women’s squash grabs 3rd at NESCAC Tournament

By HEATHER BOEHM

February 13, 2020

Women’s Squash took anything but a vacation during Feb break. The team got back on the road to face a loaded schedule, competing against top-ranked teams. The northeast tour began with a tough matchup against both Virginia and Harvard, followed by Tufts and was rounded out with strong NESCAC tournament...

Men’s hockey splits weekend away, better puck next weekend

By BLAISE SIEFER

February 13, 2020

The 2019-2020 men’s ice hockey campaign is quickly rounding up for the Middlebury Panthers, who recently travelled to Connecticut to face off against NESCAC opponents Trinity and Wesleyan. Despite falling to No. 9 Trinity in a blowout on Friday, Feb. 7, the Panthers found success in their matchup with...

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