Men’s Soccer Falls in NCAA Match

Men’s Soccer Falls in NCAA Match

By ERIK ARVIDSSON

November 15, 2018


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The Middlebury men’s soccer team had an anxious final two weeks of its season. After falling to Williams on Saturday, Oct. 27 in the NESCAC quarterfinals, the team had to wait a week while still practicing to see if its season would continue. After receiving the news that they had earned an at-large bid to...

Men’s Soccer Hopes for NCAA Bid After Williams Loss

Men’s Soccer Hopes for NCAA Bid After Williams Loss

By ERIK ARVIDSSON

November 1, 2018


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Last Tuesday, the Middlebury men’s soccer team crushed Williams 2-0 in its final regular-season game. This set up a NESCAC quarterfinal matchup in Middlebury this past Saturday, Oct. 27. The third-seeded Panthers welcomed the sixth-seeded Ephs to Vermont during treacherous nor’easter conditions. Th...

Men’s Soccer: Huge Win Against Williams

Men’s Soccer: Huge Win Against Williams

By ERIK ARVIDSSON

October 25, 2018


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The Panther men’s soccer team has not lost a game since a narrow 1-0 loss at home against Bowdoin on Saturday, Sept. 22. The team’s record is now 10-2-3.  Over Fall Break, the Panthers won a dramatic 3-2 match on the road against Trinity. The following day it was time for yet another NESCAC ...

Men’s Soccer Remains Tied After Double OT

Men’s Soccer Remains Tied After Double OT

By ERIK ARVIDSSON

October 11, 2018


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The undefeated Tufts team rolled into Middlebury for a conference clash against the Panthers last weekend. The Jumbos were welcomed by a classic Vermont day, grey skies and cold temperatures that made the Panthers feel right at home. A crowd of parents, siblings and alumni made for an exciting atmos...

Men’s Soccer Makes a Stand in Saward’s Last Game

By RILEY PLANT

November 15, 2017


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The men’s soccer team (12-7) saw its season come to a close last Saturday, Nov. 11, in the first round of the NCAA tournament as they fell 1-0 to Stevens University (12-6-2). It was the team’s 11th 1–0 decision of the season, and the loss means that they finish 9–2 in one point games. Despite...

Men’s Soccer Finds Way into NCAA Tournament Earning an At-Large Bid Following a Stellar Championship Weekend

By RILEY PLANT

November 8, 2017


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In Nescac Championship action last Sunday, Nov. 5, at Tufts University in Medford, Massachusetts, the fifth-seeded Middlebury men’s soccer team (12-6) was just missed pulling off an upset of the conference’s best team and the tournament’s top-seeded Jumbos (15-1-2). It was a grueling effort that...

Panthers Ride On Reid’s Right Foot

By RILEY PLANT

November 1, 2017


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In the first round of Nescac playoffs, the fifth-seeded men’s soccer team (11–5) took down fourth-seeded Connecticut College (9–3–4) in a 1–0 overtime victory on Saturday, Oct. 28. The win served as the Panthers’ ninth shutout this season, eight of which Middlebury won by a 1–0 score. ...

Men’s Soccer Sinks Trinity

Men’s Soccer Sinks Trinity

By RILEY PLANT

October 18, 2017


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The Nescac fourth-ranked men’s soccer team (9–4, 4–4) earned their third consecutive 1–0 win against Trinity (3–9–1, 1–7–1) last Saturday, Oct. 14. The win came on what would be coach David Saward’s last guaranteed home weekend game; over 40 Middlebury soccer alumni, accompanied by...

Reid Scores First Career Goal to Push Men’s Soccer Past Wesleyan

Reid Scores First Career Goal to Push Men’s Soccer Past Wesleyan

By RILEY PLANT

October 11, 2017


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Men’s soccer (7–4–0, 3–4–0) went one for two in their double-header weekend last week, Oct. 7 and 8, as they bounded-back from being shut-out by 12th-ranked Tufts (8–1–1, 5–1–1) on Saturday when they squeaked by Wesleyan (5–4–1, 1–4–1) by a narrow 1–0 margin on Sunday. Much...

Men’s Soccer Rebounds from First Losing Streak against Plymouth St.

Men’s Soccer Rebounds from First Losing Streak against Plymouth St.

By RILEY PLANT

October 4, 2017


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In their doubleheader weekend at home, the men’s soccer team (5–3–0, 2–3–0) suffered a 2–0 loss at the hands of the Colby Mules last Saturday, Sept. 30, and managed a 1–0 win over Plymouth State last Sunday, Oct. 1. The shutout against Colby was not taken lightly by Middlebury, and...

Men’s Soccer Loses Key Nescac Matchup

By RILEY PLANT

September 27, 2017


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The men’s soccer team (5–2–0, 2–2–0) extended their win streak to four games on Wednesday, Sep. 20, with a win over Keene State (3–1–2, 1–0) before seeing their streak snapped with a a 3–1 loss on the road to Bowdoin (5–2–0, 3–1–0) on Saturday, Sept. 23. The Bowdoin was...

Men’s Soccer Lives Life on the Edge

Men’s Soccer Lives Life on the Edge

By RILEY PLANT

September 20, 2017


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The men’s soccer team (4–1–0, 2–1–0) added two wins to their name in what was a doubleheader weekend last week with two big 1–0 victories over Nescac foes: No. 10 Amherst on Saturday, Sept. 16, and over Hamilton on Sunday, Sept. 17. As the Panthers extended their win streak to three games,...

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