January 12

  • Middlebury College SportsNotes
    January 12, 2015
    Welcome to SportsNotes, a weekly newsletter from Middlebury Athletics. Please see some of this week’s headlines below. For the full list of articles, click on the link at the top of this email.
  • Fourth-Ranked Women’s Hockey Tallies Two Wins Over Wesleyan
    January 12, 2015
    The Middlebury women’s hockey team was victorious during two NESCAC home games with Wesleyan. The Panthers scored four first-period goals and cruised to a 6-2 win Friday inside Kenyon Arena. A day later, Middlebury scored goals in the final minutes of the second and third period in a 3-1 victory over the Cardinals.
  • Men's Squash Wins Three Matches in Massachusetts
    January 12, 2015
    The Middlebury men's squash team won all three matches to open the 2015 portion of its schedule in Massachusetts. The 19th-ranked Panthers opened the weekend with a 9-0 victory over #33 M.I.T. A day later in matches played at Williams, Middlebury recorded an 8-1 victory in the morning against 22nd-ranked Bowdoin and followed that performance up with a 7-2 win over #23 Colby.
  • Women’s Squash Collects Three Convincing Wins
    January 12, 2015
    The Middlebury women's squash team began the 2015 segment of its schedule winning three matches. Winners of now four-straight contests, the Panthers cruised in a pair of matches played at Williams on Saturday by 9-0 and 8-1 scores over #19 Bowdoin and #22 Colby. Middlebury returned home for a Sunday match with 26th-ranked Mount Holyoke, blanking the Lyons 9-0.
  • Shortsleeve Sets New Indoor School High Jump Record During Dartmouth Relays
    January 12, 2015
    The Middlebury men's and women's indoor track teams opened the 2015 schedule by participating in the Dartmouth Relays on Sunday held inside the Leverone Field House.
  • Panther Swim Teams Fare Well in Meets Against Springfield, Bates
    January 12, 2015
    The Panther swimming and diving teams competed in a pair of meets over the weekend. On the road Saturday against Springfield, the women edged the host Pride by a 156-142 score, while the men cruised 175-123. Returning home Sunday, the men utilized their depth for the third-straight win in defeating Bates by a 151-137 score, while the women fell by a narrow 152-146 tally.
  • Men’s Hockey Splits Pair of NESCAC Road Games
    January 12, 2015
    The Middlebury men’s hockey team went 1-1 during two NESCAC road games last weekend. The Panthers fell to #10 Trinity inside the Koeppel Community Sports Center by a 3-1 score on Friday evening. Trailing 2-0 entering the third period Saturday, Middlebury picked up a pair of goals from senior Derek Pimentel (Laval, Que.) over the final 20 minutes to force overtime. Junior Ronald Fishman (Roslyn, N.Y.) then scored the game-winner with just 24 seconds left in the extra frame to give his team a 3-2 win at Wesleyan.
  • Women's Basketball Goes 1-2 During Trio of Games
    January 12, 2015
    The Middlebury women’s basketball team tallied a 1-2 record in three contests this week. The Panthers were defeated by Plattsburgh State inside Memorial Hall on Tuesday 79-58 in a non-conference matchup. Middlebury then split a pair of home games to open the NESCAC schedule. The Panthers defeated Bates 65-56 on Friday, but fell to ninth-ranked Tufts on Sunday, 57-37.
  • Men’s Basketball Records a 1-2 Week
    January 12, 2015
    The Middlebury men’s basketball team posted a 1-2 record during three road games last week. The Panthers edged past Plattsburgh State by a 63-53 score on Tuesday evening. Middlebury opened NESCAC action Friday with a narrow 57-53 loss to Bates, and Tufts pulled away in the final minutes Sunday for an 80-63 win over the Panthers.