Women’s Lacrosse Closes Conference Play with Colby Loss

Women’s Lacrosse Closes Conference Play with Colby Loss

By JAKE TURTEL

May 10, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The women’s lacrosse team just can’t get over the hump against Colby. The Panthers lost 10–9 in the Nescac semifinals despite having home-field advantage.

Women’s Lax Holds On Against Amherst, Forces Rematch With Colby

By Jake Turtel, Staff Writer

May 3, 2017


Filed under Sports

About a month ago, on April 1, the Middlebury women’s lacrosse team trounced Amherst 13-3. This ten-goal margin, however, would not be repeated in the first round of the NESCAC tournament. The top-seeded Panthers hosted the Mammoths at Kohn Field, looking to start their postseason title defense. Amherst...

Women’s Lacrosse Falls in Standings

By Jake Turtel, Staff Writer

April 26, 2017


Filed under Sports

In a week where the weather once again played tricks on much of the Northeast, the Panther women’s lacrosse team split their two games, winning a weekday road matchup against Union before dropping a NESCAC contest to visiting Colby. On Tuesday, Middlebury got on the board early as Mary O’Connell...

Women’s Lax Wins in Double-OT Thriller

By Jake Turtel

April 21, 2017


Filed under Sports

he year between last year’s Division III National Championship teams, the Middlebury women’s lacrosse team, ranked fifth in the country, edged out the sixth-ranked Trinity Bantams in a double-overtime affair. With 2:37 left in the second overtime period, Hollis Perticone ’18 gave the Panthers the...

Women’s Lacrosse Breezes Past Cardinals; Undefeated in NESCAC

By Christine Urquhart

March 23, 2016


Filed under Sports

The Middlebury women’s lacrosse team continued its early-season success on Saturday, March 19 winning its home opener over Wesleyan. The team scored six goals within the first nine minutes of the game and never looked back as the Panthers drubbed the Wesleyan Cardinals by a score of 13-5. Middlebury...

Women’s Lacrosse Stays Undefeated Following Double Header on the Road

By Christine Urquhart

March 16, 2016


Filed under Sports

The Middlebury women’s lacrosse team continued their success with two wins this past weekend.  Middlebury defeated Tufts 17-9 on Saturday, March 12 looking for vengeance from last year’s loss, and then beat MIT 19-7 the following day in a non-conference collision. The Panthers improved their overall...

Women’s Lacrosse Eases Past Conn. College in Season Opener

By Christine Urquhart

March 9, 2016


Filed under Sports

The Middlebury women’s lacrosse team opened its season on the road with a 17-6 win over Connecticut College on Saturday, March 5 and a 17-5 win at Rensselaer on Tuesday, March 8. Saturday’s matchup was the women’s first contest without the leadership of former Head Coach Missy Foote, who led...

Panthers Upset by Polar Bears, Earn NCAA Bid

By Christine Urquhart

May 6, 2015


Filed under Sports

The fifth-ranked Bowdoin women’s lacrosse team beat the third-ranked Panthers 14-8 in the NESCAC semifinals on Saturday, May 2, at Trinity. Despite the loss, the Middlebury team was given an at-large bid to the NCAA tournament — as well as a first-round bye — when selections were announced on S...

Women’s Lacrosse Comeback Secures Semifinal Berth

By Christine Urquhart

April 29, 2015


Filed under Sports

After a tough loss to Trinity last weekend, the Panthers came ready to fight on Wednesday, April 22 against Williams and Saturday, April 25 against Amherst. On Wednesday, the team fought fiercely throughout the game with several lead changes. Bridget Instrum ’16 scored a career high six goals and C...

Women’s Lax No Match for Top-Ranked Trinity

By Christine Urquhart

April 22, 2015


Filed under Sports

The Middlebury Panthers’ 11 game-winning streak was snapped by number-one Trinity on Saturday, April 18 on Trinity’s Sheppard Field. The 16-7 drubbing extended Trinity’s nation-leading winning streak to 13. It also gave the Bantams sole possession of first place in the NESCAC.  Trinity came ou...

Panthers Cruise Past Bobcats in Women’s Lax

Panthers Cruise Past Bobcats in Women’s Lax

By Christine Urquhart

April 15, 2015


Filed under Sports

The second-ranked Middlebury women’s lacrosse team once again dominated on Kohn Field Saturday April 11, against NESCAC opponent Bates. The bleachers and sidelines were packed with barely any room to stand due to the visiting alumni who were there to celebrate Head Coach Missy Foote’s farewell tour....

Women’s Lacrosse Rises in Rankings with Win over Colby

By Christine Urquhart

April 8, 2015


Filed under Sports

Improving their record to 8-1, the third-ranked Middlebury women’s lacrosse team avenged last year’s pair of one-goal losses to the second-ranked Colby Mules with a satisfying 7-5 victory at  Bill Alfond Field on Saturday, April 4.  The Panthers struck early and often by jumping out to a 5-0 le...

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