Softball Wins Tight Road Series at Hamilton

By Kelsey Hoekstra

April 15, 2015

The Middlebury Panthers displayed incredible toughness this weekend by outlasting Hamilton to win the series 2-1. The weather played a factor – a common theme for the softball team this season – as the first game had to be moved to Saturday at Hamilton to accommodate Friday’s storm. In the first...

Softball Builds on Strong Performance

By Kelsey Hoekstra

April 8, 2015

The softball team has opened its season with a strong 9-5 start. The spring break trip to Florida was a success, where the Panthers went 7-3 before finally returning to Middlebury. They did not get much time to rest before sweeping a two game NESCAC series against Wesleyan, the third game of the series b...

Softball Slides to Third in NESCAC Championship; Finishes 19-16

By Sydney Read

May 7, 2014

Middlebury’s run for the NESCAC softball championship fell just a little bit short last weekend. The Panthers fell to the nation’s top-ranked team, Tufts, in their first game of the conference tournament on Friday, May 2, and then knocked Bowdoin out of the double elimination tournament on Saturday,...

Softball Earns NESCAC Bid in Loss to Williams

By Sydney Read

April 30, 2014

The Middlebury softball team dropped two games in their three-game set against Williams last weekend, but nevertheless the team earned the second seed in the West for the double-elimination NESCAC tournament that will be held at Williams this weekend, and will play Tufts in their post-season opener. Williams...

Softball Narrowly Squeaks by Hamilton

By Sydney Read

April 23, 2014

Not only did Lizzie Morris ’14 help lead her team to victory over NESCAC rival Hamilton in last weekend’s three-game series, but she also reached 309 career strikeouts, a new all-time school record. The Panthers, now 7-2 in conference, take on Williams in a three-game series this weekend, the winner...

Softball Sweeps Cardinals in Extra Innings Thrillers

By Alex Morris

April 16, 2014

While most Middlebury students were enjoying three days off last weekend, the softball team was busy playing five games over the course of three days. They swept a three-game series with NESCAC rival Wesleyan on April 11-12 and split two games with Keene State on Sunday, April 13. The Panthers won the...

Softball Smacks Jeffs in Weekend Road Rout

By Joe MacDonald

April 9, 2014

The Middlebury softball team began its season in Clermont, Florida over spring break and returned to the northeast with a 6-6 record. After defeating conference rival Amherst in the team’s first NESCAC series, the Panthers are second in the NESCAC West standings. Middlebury split its first doubleheader...

Softball Season Ends After Tournament Loss to Bowdoin

By Alex Morris

May 8, 2013

Despite a strong start to the NESCAC Tournament, the Middlebury softball team was unable to progress beyond the semifinal round, falling to Tufts and Bowdoin on the second day of play of the double-elimination tournament. The Panthers advanced in the winner’s bracket on Friday, May 3, after defeating...

Softball Takes Three from Wesleyan

By Alex Morris

May 1, 2013

Middlebury swept Wesleyan in a three game series on Friday and Saturday, April 26-27, securing a spot in the NESCAC Tournament and improving to 23-9 overall. With these wins the team earned the top spot in the NESCAC West going into the playoffs. Middlebury then put themselves in a strong position for...

Softball Team Takes Two of Three from Williams, Improves to 20-9

Softball Team Takes Two of Three from Williams, Improves to 20-9

By Alex Morris

April 24, 2013

  Middlebury continued its impressive streak with a string of wins consisting of a double header against Plymouth on Wednesday, April 17 and a series win against Williams on Friday and Saturday April 19-20. Middlebury was unable to build off a strong showing against Williams, falling 2-0 in their...

Softball Tallies Six Consecutive Wins

By Alex Morris

April 10, 2013

After a strong start to the season during spring break where the Middlebury softball team posted a record of 5-5 on its Florida trip, the Panthers went on to collect two wins against Castleton and Union during the week of April 2. This puts the team in a strong position to play Hamilton this coming weekend,...

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