Athletics News

  • Nicholas Selected NFHCA National Player of the Year
    December 11, 2018
    Middlebury College field hockey sophomore Erin Nicholas (Scarsdale, N.Y.) has been named as the National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division III National Player of the Year. She is the first sophomore to garner the national award by the organization in its history. Nicholas joins Lauren Greer ’13, who was the 2012 National Player of the Year, as the two Panthers who have earned the national accolade. Nicholas helped lead the Panthers to the program’s third NCAA Championship in the last four years and fourth overall with a single-season record 21 wins (21-1).
  • Women's Squash Ends First Semester With Loss to No. 14 GW
    December 09, 2018
    The 15th-ranked Middlebury women's squash team concluded its first-semester action on Sunday, falling to 14th-ranked George Washington by a 5-4 score. The match was played in the Kellner Squash Center on the campus of Trinity. The Panthers (2-1) have nearly a month off from competition before returning to the court Saturday, January 5 for a home match with Williams beginning at 2:00 p.m.
  • Men’s Squash Drops Decision to No. 14 George Washington
    December 09, 2018
    The 20th-ranked Middlebury men's squash team wrapped up its first semester on Sunday, dropping a 7-2 match to 14th-ranked George Washington. The contest took place in the Kellner Squash Center on the campus of Trinity. The Panthers (2-2) have almost a month off from competition before returning to the court Saturday, January 5 for a home match with Williams beginning at 2:00 p.m.
  • No. 18 Panthers Utilize First-Half Runs in Win Over Skidmore
    December 08, 2018
    Behind a pair of first-half runs, Middlebury eased away from visiting Skidmore for a 71-54 victory Saturday in Pepin Gymnasium. The 18th-ranked Panthers (6-2) return to action on Monday, December 17 when they travel to the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford for a 2:00 p.m. contest, while the Thoroughbreds (4-3) host Vassar on Tuesday at 7:00 p.m.
  • Women's Hockey Holds Off Utica
    December 08, 2018
    Middlebury held off a late charge by Utica (9-2), picking up a 4-3 road win over the Pioneers on Saturday afternoon. The sixth-ranked Panthers (4-1-2) are off until January 4-5 when they host Amherst in a two-game NESCAC series.
  • Big Second Quarter Lifts Middlebury Past Skidmore
    December 08, 2018
    Middlebury outscored Skidmore (2-7) 20-6 in the second quarter, on its way to a 71-45 win over the Thoroughbreds on Saturday in Pepin Gym. The Panthers complete the first semester with a perfect 8-0 record and will return to action on December 29th when they host Keene State at 2:00 p.m. Skidmore will entertain Vassar on December 12th with a 5:00 p.m. start.
  • Panther Swimming & Diving Sweeps Springfield
    December 08, 2018
    The Panther swimming and diving teams concluded the first semester by squaring off with host Springfield on Saturday in a dual meet. Both squads earned their first wins of the season, as the men defeated the Pride by a 156-138 score, while the women edged the hosts, 155.5-144.5. The Panthers take a break for the holidays before returning to action on Saturday, January 12, when they host Colby in a dual meet beginning at 1:00 p.m.
  • Panther Women Cruise Past Wesleyan
    December 08, 2018
    The 15th-ranked Middlebury women's squash team posted a 9-0 victory over host Wesleyan on Saturday afternoon in the Rosenbaum Squash Center. The Panthers (2-0) wrap up their first semester of action on Sunday at 12:00 p.m. against 14th-ranked George Washington in a match played in Connecticut.
  • Men’s Squash Blanks Wesleyan
    December 08, 2018
    The 20th-ranked Middlebury men's squash team eased past host Wesleyan on Saturday afternoon by a 9-0 score in the Rosenbaum Squash Center. The Panthers (2-1) conclude their first semester of action on Sunday at 12:00 p.m. against 14th-ranked George Washington in a match played in Connecticut.
  • Panthers Skate to 3-3 Tie With Amherst
    December 08, 2018
    Amherst scored twice in a span of 1:07 in the third period, erasing a 3-1 Middlebury lead during a 3-3 tie Saturday in the final NESCAC contest of the semester. The Panthers (4-3-1, 3-2-1) are idle until their annual holiday tournament on December 29, when they face Johnson & Wales at 1:00 p.mThe Mammoths (3-3-2, 1-2-2) return to action on December 31 for a 1:00 p.m. start at Endicott.
  • Late Goal Lifts Hamilton Past Middlebury
    December 07, 2018
    Nick Rutigliano scored with three seconds left, lifting Hamilton (4-2-1, 2-1-1) to a 4-3 win over Middlebury (4-3-0, 3-2-0) Friday in Kenyon Arena. The Panthers return to action on Saturday when they host Amherst at 4:00 p.m., while Hamilton visits Williams with a 3:00 p.m. start.
  • Middlebury Athletics Store Open For Limited Time - Post-Holiday Delivery
    December 07, 2018
    Middlebury Athletics Store Open For Limited Time - Post-Holiday Delivery
  • Three Panthers Garner NFHCA All-American Laurels
    December 07, 2018
    Three members of the Middlebury College field hockey team were honored when the National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) announced its All-American squads. Senior Grace Jennings (Ghent, N.Y.) and sophomore Erin Nicholas (Scarsdale, N.Y.) both were first-team recipients, while junior Marissa Baker (Darien, Conn.) tallied second-team accolades. The trio helped lead the Panthers to the program’s third NCAA Championship in the last four years and fourth overall with a single-season record 21 wins (21-1).
  • Midd Minute - Charles Quinn
    December 06, 2018
    In this edition of MiddMinute, Charles Quinn ’20 discusses his affiliation with GlobeMed, an on-campus club. #MiddMinute #GoMidd
  • Nicholas Tabbed NFHCA New England West Region Player of the Year; Coaching Staff Named NFHCA Regional Staff of the Year
    December 06, 2018
    The Middlebury College field hockey program continues to rake in the postseason awards from the National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA). Sophomore Erin Nicholas (Scarsdale, N.Y.) has been named the New England West Region Player of the Year, while the Panther coaching staff was tabbed the Division III New England West Regional Coaching Staff of the Year for the second-straight season. The group helped lead the Panthers to the program’s third NCAA Championship in the last four years and fourth overall with a single-season record 21 wins (21-1).