Men’s Lax Loses Overtime Battle Against No. 3 Tufts

By BOBBY SULLIVAN

May 9, 2019


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In by far the most exciting game of the year, the Middlebury Panthers were outlasted by Tufts University 14-13 in the NESCAC semifinals. On a day full of ups and downs and twists and turns, the Panthers left it all out on the field. Despite the loss, Midd held their heads high and were proud of how well...

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


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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...

Men’s Lacrosse Outscored in Game Against Nationally-Ranked Jumbos Invitational

By BOBBY SULLIVAN

April 25, 2019


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In a matchup against No. 4 nationally-ranked Tufts, the Middlebury men’s lacrosse team was looking to earn a huge win and gain momentum going into its final week before playoffs. Unfortunately, the Panthers could not keep up with Tufts’ fast scoring offense and lost 23-14. They fell to 7-7 on the...

Men’s Lacrosse Cooks the Chickens, Defeats Trinity

Men’s Lacrosse Cooks the Chickens, Defeats Trinity

By BOBBY SULLIVAN

April 18, 2019


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After a successful mid-week game against Springfield College, where Middlebury won 15-7, the Panthers tried to ride that momentum into their NESCAC showdown against Trinity on Saturday, April 13. With their highest attendance of the season and a number of Midd alumni coming out to show their support, the Panthers proved how good they can be i...

Men’s Lacrosse Splits NESCAC Play, Beats Springfield

By BOBBY SULLIVAN

April 11, 2019


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After a successful midweek game against conference foe, Hamilton, the Middlebury Panthers looked to keep their win streak alive against the Colby Mules this past Saturday. The Panthers seemed fired up for this game right from the start, with chants of “What up, Blue!” echoing throughout Youngman...

Men’s Lacrosse Nets a Win Against Nationally Ranked Dickinson

Men’s Lacrosse Nets a Win Against Nationally Ranked Dickinson

By BOBBY SULLIVAN

March 21, 2019


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The Middlebury men’s lacrosse team traveled to Baltimore, MD this past weekend to play in the Mustang Classic. After suffering a 12-6 loss to conference foe, Wesleyan Cardinals, the Panthers rebounded and defeated nationally ranked Dickinson 16-11.  After a 9-2 deficit in the first half of the Wesleyan game, Middlebury tried to surmo...

Men’s Lacrosse Gets Over Hump and Captures First Win of Season

By Bobby Sullivan

March 14, 2019


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Following a tough road loss to Bates to open up the season, the Middlebury Men’s Lacrosse team traveled to New London, Connecticut to take on Conn. College this past weekend. The Panthers earned their first win of the season, with a clutch 16-9 victory that will steer them in the right direction for...

Men’s Lacrosse Pounced by Bates

By BOBBY SULLIVAN

March 7, 2019


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After a long and cold pre-season, Middlebury men’s lacrosse finally began their campaign for the 2019 season. NESCAC conference play started the first weekend of March, as Middlebury drove up to Lewiston, ME to take on Bates. Despite early success, Middlebury was unable to keep up with Bates’ fast-paced offense and lost 17-10, ending...

Men’s Lax Season Ends

By COLBY MORRIS

May 10, 2017


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This past weekend the men’s lacrosse team saw their season end when they lost to top-ranked Bates in the NESCAC semifinals in Lewiston, Me. A hard road stood between the Panthers and the conference title, as they would have to overcome a Bates team that went undefeated in conference play to get...

Upset Alert: Men’s Lax Knocks Off Amherst

By Colby Morris, Staff Writer

May 3, 2017


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After clinching the sixth seed in the NESCAC tournament last week when they were on the brink of elimination, the men’s lacrosse team kept the momentum rolling with an upset victory over NESCAC no. 3 seed and no. 11 nationally ranked Amherst last Saturday, April 22, in Amherst, Mass. The 12-11 win...

Men’s Lacrosse Nearly Edges Top-Seeded Tufts

Men’s Lacrosse Nearly Edges Top-Seeded Tufts

By Trevor Schmitt

March 16, 2016


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As the sun shined bright and Main Street bustled with attendees of the 8th Annual Vermont Chili Festival, the seventh-ranked Middlebury men’s lacrosse team welcomed defending national champions and top-seeded Tufts to Youngman Field at Alumni Stadium on Saturday, March 12. After going down by three...

Panthers Win Opener, Ernst Player of the Week

By Trevor Schmitt

March 10, 2016


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The Middlebury men’s lacrosse team opened up the season last Saturday, March 5, with a big 5-4 win over their NESCAC rival Connecticut College, followed by a 16-10 defeat of Endicott on Tuesday, March 8. With the win, the Panthers, currently ranked sixth nationally, continued last year’s trend...

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