Playing for the first time in nearly a month, the fourth-ranked Middlebury women's hockey team utilized a goal from junior Katie Mandigo (Cornwall, Vt.) with 6:41 left in regulation to earn a 2-2 tie on Saturday afternoon with second-ranked Elmira inside the Murray Athletic Center Ice Arena.
The Panther swimming and diving teams opened their second semester with convincing home dual meet wins Saturday afternoon against Colby. The women were victorious by a 199.5-84.5 score, while the men cruised 206-83.
Middlebury broke open a close game against Salve Regina with a dominating 30-12 run in the final 10 minutes of the first half, as the Panthers cruised to a 94-66 win Friday over the Seahawks in Pepin Gymnasium. The game opened the 2015 segment of the season for both programs as each team enjoyed an extended break from action.
The Middlebury men’s hockey team split a pair of games to open the second semester as the Panthers hosted the New Years College Hockey Classic at the Herb Brooks Arena in Lake Placid, New York. The Panthers started out 2015 with a win over in-state foe St. Michael’s by a 2-1 score, but were defeated a day later by Hobart, 4-1.
The Middlebury women’s basketball team tallied a 1-1 record during a pair of contests to open the second semester. The Panther offense was held in check in the second half, falling to Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts on Wednesday by a 48-41 score. On Saturday, Middlebury needed overtime to get past Anna Maria for a 64-59 victory.