Football Brings Home the Old Rocking Chair

Football Brings Home the Old Rocking Chair

By LAUREN BOYD

November 8, 2018


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The Panther football team took home a big win against the Hamilton Continentals this weekend, pulling off a 35-17 victory in the Old Rocking Chair Classic. Not only did the Panthers improve their Old Rocking Chair Classic record, beating the Continentals 31 out of their 39 meetings all-time, but they al...

Field Hockey Defeats Tufts for Second Consecutive NESCAC Championship

Field Hockey Defeats Tufts for Second Consecutive NESCAC Championship

By BENJY RENTON

November 4, 2018


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After a three hour rain delay against Trinity during the NESCAC semifinals on November 3, the field hockey team won its second consecutive NESCAC championship and seventh in program history, defeating Tufts 1-0 at home. The top seed in the NESCAC tournament, the Panthers will receive an automatic b...

Field Hockey Cuts it Close in Win Over Jumbos

Field Hockey Cuts it Close in Win Over Jumbos

By CAROLINE BARTLETT

October 11, 2018


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With family and friends cheering it on, the Middlebury field hockey team extended its streak to 10–0 on Saturday, beating the Tufts Jumbos 2–1 in overtime. The Panthers took the lead after just four minutes of play, when junior Marissa Baker scored as part of a penalty corner. Tufts managed to...

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...

Football Shut Down by Amherst

Football Shut Down by Amherst

By LAUREN BOYD

October 11, 2018


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The rivalry between Middlebury and Amherst is historically intense. Not only have both teams ended with impressive records the past few years, but they have also been competitively vying for the top spot in the conference with other top NESCAC teams.  Two years ago, during the 2016 season, Middleb...

Photos of the Week: Fans Flock to Fall Family Weekend Games

Photos of the Week: Fans Flock to Fall Family Weekend Games

October 11, 2018


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Women’s Golf Takes Bronze at NESCACs

By EMILY BIAN

October 11, 2018


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The women’s golf team took to their home tees last weekend in the 2018 NESCAC Women’s Golf Championship/George Phinney Classic. The Panthers were in mid-season form, considering they had competed in four tournaments and invitationals throughout the fall season.  The Panthers ultimately placed third, and riva...

Women’s Soccer Ties with Tufts

October 11, 2018


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Men’s Tennis Battles Unfamiliar Competition

Men’s Tennis Battles Unfamiliar Competition

By MIGUEL ESPINOSA

October 11, 2018


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After coming short of victory in the prior weekend’s ITA Regional Championships, men’s tennis readjusted their focus and travelled south to Princeton, N.J. for the Farnsworth Invitational. The Invitational, hosted by Princeton University, was a change of scenery for the Panthers; they were the...

Middlebury’s Most Magical Tournament

Middlebury’s Most Magical Tournament

By JUSTIN CELEBI

October 4, 2018


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There is no better location for a game of Quidditch than Battell Beach, where the sport was introduced back in 2005 by a group of Middlebury College students who had no idea of the impact they would make. On Sunday Sept. 30, Quidditch came home in the form of the Middlebury Quidditch Classic Festival. The t...

Field Hockey Continues 9-0 Streak (But You Already Knew That)

Field Hockey Continues 9-0 Streak (But You Already Knew That)

By CAROLINE BARTLETT

October 4, 2018


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  The Panthers added two wins to their record this week, putting them at 9-0 for the season.  On Wednesday, Sept. 26, Middlebury travelled to Saratoga Springs, N.Y. to face the Skidmore Thoroughbreds on their home turf. Skidmore was the first to strike, capitalizing on a penalty corner to score the only goal of the f...

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