Field Hockey Flies to Final Four

Field Hockey Flies to Final Four

By CAROLINE BARTLETT

November 15, 2018


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After racking up a total of 13 goals in two massive wins, field hockey hits the road for Spooky Nook in Manheim, Pennsylvania, for the NCAA Championship weekend. On Saturday, Middlebury easily defeated Keene State by a whopping score of 8-0, scoring four goals in each half. The Panthers dominated throughout...

Field Hockey Crowned NESCAC Champions

Field Hockey Crowned NESCAC Champions

By CAROLINE BARTLETT

November 8, 2018


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The Middlebury field hockey team was out to win this weekend, defeating both Trinity and Tufts to win the NESCAC Championship for the second year in a row. This is the sixth title in program history and the fifth in the last seven years.  On Saturday, the Panthers knocked Trinity out of the s...

Field Hockey Defeats Tufts for Second Consecutive NESCAC Championship

Field Hockey Defeats Tufts for Second Consecutive NESCAC Championship

By BENJY RENTON

November 4, 2018


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After a three hour rain delay against Trinity during the NESCAC semifinals on November 3, the field hockey team won its second consecutive NESCAC championship and seventh in program history, defeating Tufts 1-0 at home. The top seed in the NESCAC tournament, the Panthers will receive an automatic b...

Dancing in the Rain, Field Hockey Crushes Colby 5-2

Dancing in the Rain, Field Hockey Crushes Colby 5-2

By CAROLINE BARTLETT

November 1, 2018


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After a decisive victory on Saturday, the field hockey team advances to the NESCAC semifinals, where they take on fifth-ranked Trinity at home.  Middlebury got off to a great start against Colby, scoring three goals in the first half. Less than four minutes into the game, senior Grace Jennin...

Field Hockey Clinches #1 NESCAC Seed Before Surprising Loss Against Williams

Field Hockey Clinches #1 NESCAC Seed Before Surprising Loss Against Williams

By CAROLINE BARTLETT

October 25, 2018


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With a 3-0 win over Bates on Saturday, Middlebury field hockey clinched the top seed heading into NESCACs next weekend, giving them home-field advantage for the tournament. Sophomore Isabel Chandler scored the first goal of the game, when after just 46 seconds of play she tipped in a hard shot by Ma...

Field Hockey Cuts it Close in Win Over Jumbos

Field Hockey Cuts it Close in Win Over Jumbos

By CAROLINE BARTLETT

October 11, 2018


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With family and friends cheering it on, the Middlebury field hockey team extended its streak to 10–0 on Saturday, beating the Tufts Jumbos 2–1 in overtime. The Panthers took the lead after just four minutes of play, when junior Marissa Baker scored as part of a penalty corner. Tufts managed to...

Field Hockey Continues 9-0 Streak (But You Already Knew That)

Field Hockey Continues 9-0 Streak (But You Already Knew That)

By CAROLINE BARTLETT

October 4, 2018


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  The Panthers added two wins to their record this week, putting them at 9-0 for the season.  On Wednesday, Sept. 26, Middlebury travelled to Saratoga Springs, N.Y. to face the Skidmore Thoroughbreds on their home turf. Skidmore was the first to strike, capitalizing on a penalty corner to score the only goal of the f...

The Weather App Was Right: Field Hockey Heating Up

The Weather App Was Right: Field Hockey Heating Up

By CAROLINE BARTLETT

September 27, 2018


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The temperatures may be cooling off, but the Panthers are heating up. A huge weekend saw Bowdoin and Babson fall to our team, the top-ranked in the nation, with scores of 4-2 and 2-1 respectively.  Anticipation was high going into Saturday’s game against decades-long rival Bowdoin, but Middlebury remained collected, not...

Photos of the Week: Middlebury Field Hockey Unites in the Flight

Photos of the Week: Middlebury Field Hockey Unites in the Flight

By BENJY RENTON

September 27, 2018


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At the team’s game against Babson on Sunday, Sept. 23, the field hockey team wore orange ribbons in support of the fight against leukemia, Multiple Sclerosis, PTSD, sexual violence, diabetes, brain cancer, Lyme disease, Alzheimer’s, ADD, ADHD and breast cancer. With two of the team’s youngest supporters...

Field Hockey Remains Undefeated, Duh

Field Hockey Remains Undefeated, Duh

By CAROLINE BARTLETT

September 20, 2018


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Middlebury extended its winning streak to five games and remains on top of the NESCAC after defeating Amherst and Hamilton this past weekend. The Panthers took an early lead in Saturday’s home game against Amherst, with Emma Johns ’20 (this week’s NESCAC Player of the Week) scorin...

National Champions Look to Defend Title

National Champions Look to Defend Title

By CAROLINE BARTLETT

September 13, 2018


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The returning NCAA Champion field hockey team is off to another strong start, remaining undefeated after three games (10-0 v. Castleton, 4-0 v. Connecticut College, 7-0 v. University of New England). After putting in countless hours of hard work in the classroom and on the field during preseason camp,...

Field Hockey Wins Third National Championship

Field Hockey Wins Third National Championship

By HEATHER BOEHM

November 29, 2017


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The second-ranked women’s field hockey prepared to rush the field as the final seconds of the second half counted down, giving them their third national championship in program history. The Panthers cruised past No. 1 and previously undefeated Messiah College of Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, 4–0 on...

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