Selected members of the Middlebury men’s and women’s swimming & diving team competed in the 2015 NCAA Championships. As a team, the Panther women racked up 40 points, good for a tie for 18th place in the team standings. On the men's side, junior Stephan Koenigsberger (New York, N.Y.) represented Middlebury and accumulated 14 points for a tie for 38th place. The four-day event took place at the Conroe ISD Natatorium in Shenandoah, Texas and was hosted by the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference and the City of Shenandoah.
The Middlebury softball team started its spring break trip to Clermont, Florida with four wins. Middlebury eased past Buffalo State (5-4) and Kalamazoo (2-1) on Saturday, and followed those victories with two more on Sunday over Union (5-2) and Wellesley (4-3).
The Middlebury track and field teams opened up their spring seasons at the Ross & Sharon Irwin Meet. The Panther women racked up 217 points for the team title out of 11 squads competing, while the men scored 242.50 points to finish second behind Navy. The meet was hosted by Point Loma Nazarene University in California.
The Middlebury women's lacrosse team handed Bowdoin its first loss of the season by a 14-8 score in a battle of top-10 squads on Saturday at Ryan Field. The eighth-ranked Panthers improve to 4-1 overall and 3-1 in the NESCAC, while the third-ranked Polar Bears fall to 6-1 and 3-1 in the league. Middlebury has now beaten Bowdoin 37-straight times dating back to 1987.
The Middlebury men's lacrosse team recorded an unbeaten 2-0 week in a pair of home games on Youngman Field at Alumni Stadium. The Panthers scored four of the game's final five goals on its way to an 11-10 win Tuesday over eighth-ranked Endicott. On Saturday, Middlebury opened the first quarter with a 6-0 run and cruised to a 13-7 NESCAC win over visiting Bowdoin.
The third-ranked Panther men's tennis team started its spring break trip to California with four wins. Middlebury eased past Chapman (6-3) and Biola (7-2) on Saturday, and turned around a day later and blanked Whittier (9-0) and Pacific (Ore.) (9-0) Sunday in matches played at Whittier’s Richard Ettinger Tennis Courts.
The 10th-ranked Middlebury women's tennis team began its annual spring break trip to California with a 7-2 loss Saturday afternoon to host and fifth-ranked Claremont-Mudd-Scripps at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center.
The Middlebury baseball team dropped its first two games to Saint John's (Minn.) in Arizona to open its annual spring break trip on Saturday. The Johnnies took game one by a 12-4 score as the teams played a pair of seven-inning games, and followed that up tripping up the Panthers in the nightcap, 17-9. Saint John's (9-6) was playing its 14th and 15th games of the spring.