Panthers Win Early-Season Tourney

By Remo Plunkett

November 19, 2014

The Middlebury women’s basketball team began their season with a pair of victories on the road against out of conference opponents Endicott and Smith on Saturday, Nov. 15 and Sunday, Nov. 16, respectively. The squad participated in the Tyler Tip-Off Tournament at Smith College, earning a win over En...

Women’s Basketball Ends Season 1-11 in NESCAC

By Fritz Parker

February 19, 2014

The Middlebury women’s basketball team wrapped up its season this past weekend with road games against conference foes Trinity and Amherst. The Panthers fell behind in the second half in a loss at Trinity on Friday, Feb. 14, before being beaten from tip to buzzer in Sunday’s matchup with twelfth-ranked...

Women’s Basketball Drops Games at Home

By Fritz Parker

February 12, 2014

The Middlebury women’s basketball team went 1-2 in a trio of games over February break, picking up a narrow road win over Keene State on Tuesday, Feb. 4, before dropping a pair of NESCAC home games to Colby and Bowdoin on Friday, Feb. 7 and Saturday, Feb. 9. Taking a five-game losing streak on the...

Women’s Basketball Drop Two NESCAC Games on the Road

By Fritz Parker

January 23, 2014

The women’s basketball team dropped a pair of road NESCAC games this weekend, Friday Jan. 17 and Saturday, Jan. 19, hanging close until halftime in both games but ultimately falling to Wesleyan and Connecticut College. Playing against the Cardinals in Silloway gym on Friday night, the Panthers got...

Women’s Hoops Splits Opening NESCAC Pair

Women’s Hoops Splits Opening NESCAC Pair

By Fritz Parker

January 16, 2014

The Middlebury women’s basketball team opened NESCAC play with a pair of games this past weekend, using a fast start to run past Bates on Friday, Jan. 10, before falling to a tough Jumbos team on Sunday, Jan. 12. The Panthers followed the NESCAC split with a home win over Colby-Sawyer to improve to...

Pett Pulls Panthers (2-3) into Contention

Pett Pulls Panthers (2-3) into Contention

By Damon Hatheway

December 4, 2013

The Middlebury women’s basketball team fell to 2-3 on the season with a 53-51 loss to Johnson State as they dropped two of three games over a two-week span. On Nov. 23 the Panthers fell 65-43 to Emmanuel, but rebounded three days later with a six-point win over Johnson State that featured a 20-rebound...

Pett, Panthers Rebound in Opening Weekend Split

By Damon Hatheway

November 20, 2013

The Middlebury women’s basketball team earned a split on their season-opening weekend in the Colby Sawyer Tournament, rebounding after a narrow, hard-fought loss to Fitchburg to down the hosts in a decisive victory that Middlebury dominated from the opening tip. In Saturday’s loss to the Falcons,...

Women’s Basketball Falls in NESCAC Semifinals

By Alex Morris

February 27, 2013

Middlebury ended their most successful season since 2002 with a hard-fought 59-49 loss to Williams in the NESCAC semi-final at Amherst on Saturday, Feb. 23. “I though we played really well against [Williams], but player for player we were just out-manned,” said Coach Noreen Pecsok. “They were...

Panthers Advance to NESCAC Semis for First Time since 2002

Panthers Advance to NESCAC Semis for First Time since 2002

By Alex Morris

February 20, 2013

For the first time in 11 years, the women’s basketball team will advance to the NESCAC semifinals after beating Bates 75-64 in the quarterfinal game. This win comes after the team finished off the regular season with a 65-45 loss to Amherst on Wednesday, Feb. 13. Amherst started out strong, limiting...

Women’s Basketball Clinches NESCAC Tournament Berth

Women’s Basketball Clinches NESCAC Tournament Berth

By Alex Morris

February 13, 2013

  After two consecutive losses in NESCAC games against Williams and Bowdoin, the women’s basketball team bounced back with wins against Colby and Lyndon State before winning a make-or-break game against Trinity on Sunday, Feb. 10, all but guaranteeing a spot in the NESCAC quarterfinals. The...

Women’s Basketball Loses Heartbreaker At The Buzzer

Women’s Basketball Loses Heartbreaker At The Buzzer

By Alex Morris

January 23, 2013

Despite going 1-1 on the weekend and boasting an improved record of 9-8,  the Middlebury women’s basketball team found itself stunned by a last-second NESCAC loss. The Panthers were shocked by a late surge from Hamilton, who lost its third game in conference play on Friday, Jan. 18. Two days later,...

Women’s Basketball Team Improves to 2-2

Women’s Basketball Team Improves to 2-2

By Alex Morris

January 16, 2013

After starting off the new year strong earning their first win in NESCAC play in over a year against Bates Jan. 4, Middlebury continued with a 60-44 win over Suffolk on Jan. 8. Despite falling to Connecticut College 66-57 on Friday, Jan. 11, Middlebury quickly put the loss behind them to finish the week...

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