2017 Women's Soccer News

  • NESCAC Fall All-Academic Team Members Honored
    November 29, 2017
    The New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) has announced its 2017 Fall All-Academic Selections. To be honored, a student-athlete must have reached sophomore academic standing and be a varsity letter winner with a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.40. A transfer student must have completed one year of study at the institution. The following are Middlebury's 104 representatives, the highest among the 11 conference institutions.
  • Huntington, Charman Earn All-Region Honors
    November 29, 2017
    Two members of the Middlebury College women’s soccer team were honored when the United Soccer Coaches organization announced its All-New England regional teams. Senior back Alissa Huntington (San Francisco, Calif.) earned her initial all-region accolade with a first-team nod, while sophomore midfielder Virginia Charman (Wenham, Mass.) landed a spot on the third team. The duo helped lead the Panthers to a 12-4-2 mark this fall and an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament.
  • NESCAC Fall All-Sportsmanship Team Announced
    November 28, 2017
    The New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) announced its Fall All-Sportsmanship Team for each fall sport sponsored by the conference. The All-Sportsmanship Team is composed of one student-athlete from each institution for each sport and is selected by the players and coaches from their respective team for their positive contributions to sportsmanship. The student-athlete selected must be in good academic standing and a member of the team at the conclusion of the season in order to be eligible for selection. 
  • Women’s Soccer Downed by MIT In NCAA Tournament
    November 12, 2017
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Sophia Struckman netted the game’s only goal, as the Engineers posted a 1-0 win over 17th-ranked Middlebury in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Sunday in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Thirteenth-ranked MIT (20-1-1) advances to play Messiah in the sectional round, while the Panthers finish their season at 12-4-2.
  • Late Goal Lifts Panthers Past Colonials in NCAA First Round
    November 11, 2017
    Seventeenth-ranked Middlebury posted a 1-0 victory over Western Connecticut State (17-2-2) in an NCAA first-round game on Saturday at MIT. The Panthers improve to 12-3-2 and will play the host school on Sunday in the regional final at 1:00 p.m.
  • Huntington Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Team
    November 10, 2017
    Middlebury College women’s soccer player Alissa Huntington (San Francisco, Calif.) has been named a College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) District I First-Team Academic All-District selection by the organization for the second-straight year. The defender has helped the Panthers to an 11-3-2 mark this season, as they prepare to face Western Connecticut State in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament this weekend at MIT.
  • Huntington Garners First-Team All-NESCAC Honors
    November 09, 2017
    Senior Alissa Huntington (San Francisco, Calif.) of the Middlebury College women's soccer team earned First-Team All-NESCAC accolades when the league made its announcement today. Huntington has helped lead the Panthers to an 11-3-2 mark this fall and an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament. The Panthers will play Western Connecticut State on Saturday at 1:30 p.m. as part of a regional hosted by MIT.
  • Women’s Soccer Earns NCAA At-Large Bid
    November 06, 2017
    The Middlebury College women’s soccer team will make its 10th NCAA Tournament appearance this weekend when it travels MIT for an NCAA Regional. The Panthers will take on Western Connecticut State in one match-up, while MIT hosts Castleton in the other first-round contest. The winners will meet in a second-round match on Sunday.
  • Panther Profile - Senior Maddie Morgan
    November 01, 2017
    Maddie Morgan ’18 is a senior back for the Middlebury women’s soccer team. A molecular biology and biochemistry major from Atherton, California, Morgan hasn’t let her injuries on the field deter her from diving headlong into the collegiate experience at Middlebury.
  • Middlebury Falls to Hamilton in NESCAC Quarterfinals
    October 28, 2017
    A goal in the third minute by Hamilton’s Maddie Dale lifted the Continentals to a 1-0 victory Saturday over Middlebury in the NESCAC Quarterfinals. The sixth-seeded Continentals advance to the league’s semifinals where they will face fourth-seeded Tufts at Williams next Saturday, while the Ephs will battle seventh-seeded Amherst. The winners meet on Sunday at 12:00 p.m. for the NESCAC Championship.
  • Women’s Soccer Entertains Hamilton in NESCAC Quarters
    October 26, 2017
    In search of its fourth NESCAC Women's Soccer Tournament title, third-seeded Middlebury will host sixth-seeded Hamilton on Saturday for a 12:00 p.m. quarterfinal on Dragone Field. Williams marched through the conference schedule to earn the top seed for the fourth-consecutive year. Quarterfinal action gets underway on Saturday, October 28 with Williams, Connecticut College, Middlebury and Tufts hosting opening round matches. The highest remaining seed following Saturday's action will host the semifinals and final on November 4-5.
  • Women's Soccer Knocks Off #3 Williams
    October 24, 2017
    Middlebury’s Anna Glovin scored the game’s only goal late in the second half, as the Panthers closed out the regular season Tuesday with a 1-0 upset of NESCAC opponent Williams. The victory extended Middlebury’s unbeaten streak to nine-straight game (8-0-1), while the third-ranked Ephs (13-1-1, 8-1-1) lost for the first time this fall. The Panthers (11-2-2, 6-2-2) will host a NESCAC Quarterfinal on Saturday, while Williams will also be home as the top seed.
  • Middlebury Cruises Past Bates
    October 21, 2017
    The Middlebury women's soccer team improved to 10-2-2 (5-2-2) with a 5-0 victory at Bates (6-7-1, 2-6-1) on Saturday. The win was the Panthers' sixth shutout in their eight-game unbeaten streak. With the victory, Middlebury has secured a NESCAC Quarterfinal home game next Saturday. The Panthers cap the regular season on Tuesday when they entertain Williams at 3:00 p.m.
  • Middlebury Battles Trinity to Scoreless Draw
    October 14, 2017
    The Middlebury women's soccer team remained unbeaten over its last seven matches (6-0-1), battling NESCAC foe Trinity to a scoreless draw on Saturday at Dragone Field. The Panthers (9-2-2, 4-2-2) return to action next Saturday with an 11:00 a.m. conference tilt at Bates, while the Bantams (6-5-2, 4-3-1) travel to Connecticut College on Wednesday at 3:00 p.m.
  • Women’s Soccer Shuts Out Castleton
    October 11, 2017
    The Middlebury women’s soccer team extended its winning streak to six-straight games, as the Panthers collected a 3-0 road victory Wednesday night at Castleton (6-7-1). Middlebury (9-2-1) returns to NESCAC play Saturday, hosting Trinity at 11:00 a.m.
  • Women's Soccer Downs Wesleyan in OT
    October 08, 2017
    Middlebury’s Eliza Van Voorhis scored with 10 seconds left in the first overtime, lifting the Panthers to a 2-1 victory at Wesleyan (5-5-1, 1-5-1) on Sunday. Middlebury (8-2-1, 4-2-1) returns to action Wednesday with a 7:00 p.m. match at Castleton.  
  • Middlebury Shuts Out Tufts
    October 07, 2017
    The Middlebury women’s soccer team scored late in the second half for a 1-0 NESCAC road victory over Tufts (4-2-3, 3-1-2) on Saturday. The Panthers (7-2-1, 3-2-1) continue conference play at Wesleyan on Sunday with an 11:00 a.m. start.
  • Big Second Half Lifts Middlebury Past Rensselaer
    October 03, 2017
    The Middlebury women’s soccer team scored three times in the second half, as the Panthers defeated Rensselaer (6-3-1) Tuesday on Dragone Field. Middlebury (6-2-1) returns to play with a NESCAC contest at Tufts on Saturday, while the Engineers travel to Union.
  • Women’s Soccer Nets 1-0 Victory Over Colby
    September 30, 2017
    The Middlebury women’s soccer team earned a 1-0 NESCAC victory over visiting Colby Saturday on Dragone Field. The Panthers (5-2-1, 2-2-1) host Rensselaer Tuesday at 4:00 p.m. in a non-conference tilt, while the Mules (3-4-1, 0-4-1) play the University of New England Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.
  • Middlebury Athletics Store Open for Limited Time
    September 28, 2017
    Hey Panther fans - here's your chance to get some Middlebury Athletics gear! Choose from seven items offered during our second "Flash Sale." The store will only be open from September 28 - October 5, so pick up some gear to show your support!
  • Women’s Soccer Handles Keene State, 5-0
    September 27, 2017
    The Middlebury women’s soccer team netted a season-high five goals, as the Panthers posted a 5-0 non-conference triumph Wednesday at Keene State. (5-3-0). Middlebury (4-2-1) returns to NESCAC action Saturday, hosting Colby at 11:00 a.m.
  • Middlebury Blanked at Bowdoin
    September 23, 2017
    The Middlebury women’s soccer team dropped a 2-0 NESCAC contest at Bowdoin, as the Polar Bears netted a pair of late goals in the first half to account for all of the scoring Saturday in Brunswick, Maine. The Panthers (3-2-1, 1-2-1) travel to Keene State on Wednesday for a non-conference match at 7:00 p.m.
  • Women’s Soccer Earns 1-1 Draw With Hamilton
    September 17, 2017
    Middlebury and Hamilton (2-2-1, 1-2-1) went toe-to-toe for 110 minutes, ending in a 1-1 draw on Sunday at Dragone Field. The Panthers (3-1-1, 1-1-1) will travel to Bowdoin for a noon game on Saturday, while the Continentals will visit Connecticut College for a 1:00 p.m. kick-off.
  • Middlebury Upends No. 12 Amherst
    September 16, 2017
    Middlebury’s Amanda Dafonte broke a tie game in the second half, as the Panthers posted a 2-1 NESCAC triumph Saturday at 12th-ranked Amherst. Middlebury (3-1-0, 1-1-0) is home at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday hosting Hamilton, while the Mammoths (2-2-0, 1-1-0) are also in action tomorrow at Wentworth for a non-conference match.
  • Middlebury Grounds Plattsburgh State, 2-1
    September 13, 2017
    Playing on the road for the first time, the Middlebury women’s soccer team scored once in each half as the Panthers (2-1) posted a 2-1 triumph Wednesday night at Plattsburgh State (3-2). Middlebury returns to NESCAC play Saturday with a 12:00 p.m. road contest at No. 12 Amherst.
  • Connecticut College Edges #17 Middlebury in Overtime
    September 09, 2017
    Connecticut College’s Kat Norton scored a goal 6:10 into overtime on Saturday, lifting the Camels (2-0-0, 1-0-0) to a 1-0 NESCAC road victory over 17th-ranked Middlebury (1-1-0, 0-1-0) on Dragone Field. The Panthers take to the road for a non-conference contest on Wednesday at Plattsburgh State beginning at 7:00 p.m., while the Camels host Johnson & Wales on Monday.
  • Keep Up to Date With Your Favorite Panther Teams
    September 06, 2017
    Keep up with your favorite Panther teams this fall by joining our EMAIL LISTS. You can watch more than 100 home contests and numerous away games live via the NSN Network. Additionally, live stats will be available for numerous contests and can be found by going to the respective team's schedule. We also encourage you to follow us on our social media outlets via our FACEBOOK, TWITTER and INSTAGRAM pages.
  • Women's Soccer Wins Season Opener
    September 06, 2017
    Middlebury’s Emma Shumway scored the game’s only goal, as the Panthers (1-0) defeated Colby-Sawyer (1-1) in the team’s season-opener on Dragone Field. Middlebury returns to action on Saturday when it hosts Connecticut College at noon, while the Chargers entertain Keene State at 1:00 p.m.
  • 2017 Women's Soccer Season Preview
    September 04, 2017
    Following a deep run into the NCAA Tournament a season ago, the Middlebury women’s soccer team looks to utilize the positive wave of momentum gained and build off those successes. A year ago, the squad posted a 15-5-0 record, advancing to the NCAA Sectionals before falling to eventual national runner-up Messiah.