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Men’s Lacrosse Suffers Third Consecutive NESCAC Defeat

By Courtney Mountifield

March 19, 2014

The Middlebury men’s lacrosse team lost to 10th-ranked Wesleyan by a score of 11-5 on Saturday, March 15. Middlebury has yet to reach double digit goals in any of its four games. The Panthers got off to a quick start against the Cardinals. Only 2:31 into the game, Taylor Pirie ’15 found Mike Ford...

Men’s Lax Falls to Conn. College

A week after suffering a record loss at the hands of Tufts, the men’s lacrosse team again came up short against Conn. College. (Courtesy/Pam Quinn)

By Colin McIntyre

March 12, 2014

The men’s lacrosse team lost its second consecutive NESCAC game to open the 2014 season by a score of 6-3 to visiting Connecticut College on Saturday, March 8 on Youngman Field at Alumni Stadium. The Panthers jumped to an early lead but could not stymie a string of third-quarter Camel goals as Conn....

Men’s Lacrosse Blown Away in Home Opener

A Middlebury attacker dodges a Tufts defender during the Panthers’ home loss. (Campus/Anthea Von Viragh)

By Courtney Mountifield

March 5, 2014

The 18th-ranked Middlebury men’s lacrosse team got its season off to a slow start on Saturday, March 1, as they lost to fifth-ranked Tufts 24-6 in front of a home crowd at Youngman Field at Alumni Stadium. Coming into the game, one of the biggest question marks for the Panthers was the performance...

Wesleyan Sneaks by Men’s Lacrosse in NESCAC Semifinals

Billy Chapman ’13 leads a Panthers' fast break in the third quarter. The first-team All-NESCAC selection scored to give the Panthers an 8-7 lead.

By Mary Claire Ecclesine

May 8, 2013

  With the clock showing double zeros and the final horn having sounded, members of both the Middlebury men’s lacrosse team and the visiting Wesleyan Cardinals celebrated on Middlebury’s Youngman Field. Just seconds previously Jon Broome ’16 — the NESCAC Rookie of the Year, and the conference’s...

Men’s Lacrosse Advances to NESCAC Semifinals

In their final game of the regular season, the Panthers secured their spot as the top team in the NESCAC with a 19-9 win.

By Mary Claire Ecclesine

May 1, 2013

  This past Saturday, April 27, the Middlebury men’s lacrosse team played host to Amherst in a NESCAC quarterfinal matchup, securing a spot in the semifinal round with a 19-9 win. The Panthers edged Williams in their regular-season finale the previous Wednesday, April 24, by a final score of...

Men’s Lacrosse Blows by Colby in 16-10 Win

Joel Blockowicz ’15 unleashes a shot through a window in the Colby defense. Blockowicz scored once in Middlebury’s 16-10 win against the Mules on April, 20 to improve their record to 11-2.

By Mary Claire Ecclesine

April 24, 2013

  This past Saturday, April 20, the Middlebury men’s lacrosse team suited up to take on Colby in front of parents, friends and alumni. The men had no problems with the Mules, running to a 16-10 win. “Having the alumni up here for alumni weekend is always a lot of fun, and it is encouraging...

Men’s Lacrosse Downs Skidmore and Trinity, Boosts Record to 10-2

The Panthers defeated the Bantams 14-12. (Paul Gerard)

By Mary Claire Ecclesine

April 17, 2013

This past weekend April 13 and 14, the men’s lacrosse team faced off against Trinity College on Youngman Field at Alumni Stadium. The Panthers came away with a win against the Bantams, advancing to a 6-2 NESCAC record. Then, the team traveled to Skidmore to down the Thoroughbreads 12-5 on Tuesday,...

Men’s Lacrosse Splits NESCAC Pair Between Amherst and Tufts

By Mary Claire Ecclesine

April 10, 2013

Since students departed for spring break on March 22, the men’s lacrosse team has played six games, recording four wins and two losses. The Panthers’ record currently stands at 8-2 overall, with a 5-2 mark in NESCAC play. Recently, the Panthers faced off on the road against Tufts and Amherst,...

Men’s Lacrosse Improves to 3-0 with 11-4 Victory over Connecticut College

Jon Broome ’16 scores one of his three goals in Middlebury’s win over Conn. College, Saturday. Broome is the team’s leading goal scorer with 11 goals through three games.

By Owen Teach

March 20, 2013

Following a 4-9 season that saw last year’s Middlebury men’s lacrosse team fail to qualify for the NESCAC tournament and record its first losing season since 1990, this year’s season is off to a far more auspicious start. The team improved its record to an unblemished 3-0 with an 11-4 win on the...

Men’s Lacrosse Withstands Late Bates Run to Win Opener

By Mary Claire Ecclesine

March 13, 2013

This past Saturday the men’s lacrosse team traveled to Maine to compete against Bates in their first game of the season. They beat the Bobcats 10-8, in spite of the 18-point shot advantage that Bates held over Middlebury. Members from all four classes contributed to the 10 goals, with first-years scoring...

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