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Indoor Track Sweeps on Home Turf

Abigail Nadler ’19, Rory Kelly ’19 and Tasha Greene  ’21 compete in the one-mile run.

By JORDAN HOWELL

February 14, 2019

Members of the Middlebury track and field team have been giving it their all during the past few weeks as they begin to prepare for upcoming championship meets.  During the Middlebury Invitational on Friday, Jan. 25 and Saturday, Jan. 26, both the men and women placed first among the competition.  The Pant...

Indoor Track and Field Ready to Kick Off Season, with Records in Sight

Panther runners compete in the 5000 meter run at the Middlebury Team Challenge on Feb. 16, 2018.

By JORDAN HOWELL

November 29, 2018

As the new year rolls in, the indoor track and field season for both the men’s and women’s teams will commence.  Last season, the men and women finished off well in the indoor NCAA Championships.  The men were in a tie for twentieth place out of sixty-six teams.  Jimmy Martinez ’19 and the di...

Indoor Track Finishes NCAA’s with Record-Breaking Number of All-American Athletes

By Robert Erickson

March 16, 2016

The 17 Middlebury athletes who travelled to Iowa last weekend (March 11-12) for the NCAA Division III Indoor Track Championships did more than hold their own against a highly competitive field. The Panthers entered in six different events — including both the men and women in the 4x400 and distance...

Track & Field Heads Toward Division III Championship

By Robert Erickson

March 2, 2016

In a highly competitive Open New England Championships meet, which featured over 70 teams from all three collegiate divisions, the Middlebury track and field team continued to post the type of numbers that should allow them to finish their indoor season very successfully over the next two weeks...

Track & Field Record Program Best Finishes

By Robert Erickson

February 24, 2016

Bringing the competitive fire they have brought to every meet this season, both the men’s and women’s indoor track and field teams made a splash on the big stage of the Division III New England Championship meets. Middlebury hosted the women’s championships at Virtue Field House, while the men’s...

Track Places Second and Third at Smith Invitational

By Robert Erickson

January 27, 2016

As the indoor season begins to pick up more steam, the Middlebury men’s and women’s track and field teams both had remarkable showings at the Smith College Benyon Invitational this past Saturday. En route to a second-place team finish for the women and a third-place finish for the men, a number of...

Indoor Track Wins Inaugural Meet in Virtue

Indoor Track Wins Inaugural Meet in Virtue

By Robert Erickson

January 20, 2016

The indoor competition season is now in full swing for the Panther track and field teams after the school hosted the inaugural Middlebury Winter Classic, the first such event held in the new Virtue Field House since its opening in January 2015. Before a packed house that included numerous alumni of the...

Maxwell’s Win Paces Trio of Panthers in NCAA Mile

By Fritz Parker

March 18, 2015

Alison Maxwell ’15 sprinted past M.I.T.’s Maryann Gong with 100 meters to go in the NCAA Division-III Championship women’s mile final on Saturday, March 14, holding off the field down the final straightaway to claim the national title. The national championship was Middlebury’s first in women...

Track Competes in Last-Chance Meets

By Bryan Holtzman

March 10, 2015

The track teams were in action this past weekend in the final round of meets before the NCAA Championships. Several Panthers were making last-ditch efforts to qualify for the NCAA meet while others sat tight and hoped they were not bumped by other competitors around the country.  The top 15 men, to...

Track Teams Approach Home Stretch of Indoor Season

By Bryan Holtzman

March 4, 2015

The track teams continued their postseasons on Feb. 27 and 28, competing in the Open New England Championships. “Opens,” as the meet is nicknamed, takes the top athletes across all NCAA divisions and brings them together to compete at Boston University’s Track and Tennis Center, home of one of ...

Track on Pace with D-III Competition at New Englands

By Bryan Holtzman

February 25, 2015

The track teams began their postseasons this past weekend, competing in the New England Division III Championships. The men and women’s meets are contested at different facilities; this year, both teams were in Massachusetts’ Pioneer Valley, with the men competing at Springfield College while the ...

Track Distance Runners Cruise in Boston

By Bryan Holtzman

February 18, 2015

In spite of the pending blizzard, men’s and women’s track and field traveled to Boston on Feb. 13-14 to compete in a pair of meets: the Boston University David Hemery Valentine Invitational and the Gordon Kelly Invitational hosted by MIT. “Valentine,” as the BU meet is colloquially known, is...

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