Athletics News

  • Middlebury Athletics Virtual Visit
    April 20, 2020
    In response to the Coronavirus Pandemic, Middlebury Athletics has put together a virtual visit so that prospective student-athletes can virtually explore our athletic facilities and our campus from the comfort of their homes.
  • Women's Tennis Senior Saturday
    May 29, 2020
    Today’s Senior Saturday is dedicated to the Middlebury Women’s Tennis  Class of 2020. All five members of this group, Catherine Hughes, Skylar Schossberger, Katherine Blayze, Heather Boehm and Maddi Stow were highly decorated throughout their careers and guided the Panthers to the most successful four-year stretch in school history. Middlebury earned a mark of 53-12 during their time, advancing to the NESCAC Finals during all three opportunities, while also moving into the semifinal round of the NCAA Championship on three occasions.
  • Mitchell & Nicholas Earn CoSIDA Academic All-District Honors
    May 27, 2020
    Middlebury’s Addy Mitchell (Medfield, Mass.) and Erin Nicholas (Scarsdale, N.Y.) have been selected as College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) District 2 First-Team Academic At-Large honorees. Division III's District 2 encompasses nine states and 14 sports with only 11 spots on the team. Mitchell is a defender on the women’s lacrosse team, while Nicholas plays on the field hockey and women’s lacrosse teams. Both players advance to the CoSIDA Academic All-America ballot with the selections being announced from June 16-19.
  • 14 Student-Athletes Elected into Phi Beta Kappa
    May 26, 2020
    Fourteen senior student-athletes have been elected into Middlebury College’s chapter of Phi Beta Kappa. The organization is the country’s oldest honor society for the liberal arts, founded in 1776, with the Middlebury chapter electing up to 10 percent of the senior class each year. One of the traditional symbols most often identified with Phi Betta Kappa is the key, which the society developed in its early days. Middlebury owns one of the oldest keys still in existence – that of the first president, Jeremiah Atwater.
  • Men's Lacrosse Senior Saturday
    May 22, 2020
    Today’s Senior Saturday is dedicated to the Middlebury Men’s Lacrosse Class of 2020. The group advanced to the NESCAC Championship game in 2017 and 2019 and were off to a great 3-0 start this spring.
  • Midd Minute - Outtakes
    May 21, 2020
    In this final edition of Midd Minute, we take a look at the lighter side of the interviews we conducted for this series. #MiddMinute #GoMidd
  • Seven Track & Field Athletes Garner All-America Honors
    May 20, 2020
    Seven members of the Middlebury women’s indoor track and field team earned United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-America honors as announced by Board of Directors and the Division III Track & Field Executive Committee. The seven Panthers who earned the accolades are senior Meg Wilson (Concord, Mass.), juniors Katie Glew (Wilmette, Ill.) Gretchen McGrath (Exeter, N.H.) and Ava O’Mara (New York, N.Y.), along with sophomores Nicole Johnson (Madison, N.J.) and Cassie Kearney (Rockland, Mass.) and rookie Grace Desmond (Westborough, Mass.)
  • Athletic Department Announces Senior Awards
    May 19, 2020
    Middlebury College recently recognized nine seniors at its annual Athletic Awards Ceremony, which took place via zoom this year. The following members of the class of 2020 were honored:
  • Alone Together, Ep. 5 with Emily Barnard '20
    May 19, 2020
    In this special season of Midd Moment, Laurie Patton checks in with members of the Midd community to talk about how they are affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. In this episode, Emily Barnard, a senior economics major and co-captain of the Middlebury women's lacrosse team shares how she's adjusting to her final season being canceled, how she's finding meaning through the alumni lacrosse community, and gratitude planks.
  • Han & Hennings Earn CoSIDA Academic All-District Honors
    May 15, 2020
    Middlebury baseball players Justin Han (Vienna, Va.) and Andrew Hennings (Oak Park, Ill.) have been named College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) District II First-Team Academic All-District selections. As first-team honorees, both players advance to the CoSIDA Academic All-America ballot with the selections being announced from June 8-11. 
  • Softball Senior Saturday
    May 15, 2020
    Today’s Senior Saturday is dedicated to the Middlebury softball Class of 2020, which consists of just one player, Melanie Mandell. She and her teammates have advanced to the NESCAC Tournament in each of the last two seasons, with Mandell garnering several post-season accolades. 
  • Midd Minute - Zeke Emerson
    May 14, 2020
    In this edition of Midd Minute, men's lacrosse player Zeke Emerson '20, talks about his experiences working in the Athletic Communications Office. #MiddMinute #GoMidd
  • Panther Profile - Freshman Allie Battista
    Allie Battista is a first-year goalie on the Middlebury women’s lacrosse team. She intends on double majoring in mathematics and computer science with a minor in studio art.
  • Giguere Named To All-Region Team
    May 11, 2020
    Middlebury men’s golfer Jeffrey Giguere (Providence, R.I.) has been named to the Ping All-Northeast Region Team by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA).
  • Middlebury Places 140 Panthers on NESCAC Spring All-Academic List
    May 08, 2020
    The New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) has announced its 2020 Spring All-Academic Selections. To be honored, a student-athlete must have reached sophomore academic standing with a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.50. A transfer student must have completed one year of study at the institution. Middlebury had the second-highest number of honorees with 140, with 39 student-athletes earning the honor for the third time in their career.