September 29

  • Middlebury College SportsNotes
    September 29, 2014
    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.
  • Men’s Golf Wins NESCAC Qualifier
    September 29, 2014
    The Middlebury men's golf team won the 2014 NESCAC Qualifier hosted by Hamilton at the Skenandoa Golf Club. The Panthers fought off a tough charge by the host school, winning the event with a 599 after a 302 on day two. Hamilton shot a 299 on day two to finish with a 600, followed by Trinity and Williams who tied for third, each shooting a 604.
  • Women’s Golf Team Second During Its Own Invitational
    September 29, 2014
    Williams extended its 20-stroke day one lead to 41 as it dominated the Middlebury Invitational/NESCAC Tournament with a two-day total of 619. Middlebury followed with a 660, while Amherst (672) placed third. The 11-team event took place at the Ralph Myhre Golf Course on the campus of Middlebury College.
  • Twenty-Four First-Half Points Leads Football to Road Win at Colby
    September 29, 2014
    Middlebury junior Matt Milano (New Canaan, Conn.) threw for 290 yards and a pair of touchdowns to lead the Panthers in a 27-7 victory over Colby at Seaverns Field at Harold Alfond Stadium. Milano went 22-33 and had no interceptions on a day when Middlebury had 458 yards of total offense.
  • #5 Field Hockey Posts Pair of Decisive Wins
    September 29, 2014
    During a pair of weekend road matches, the Middlebury field hockey team defeated NESCAC foe Colby by a 3-1 count on Saturday in Maine. The team turned around a day later, cruising past ninth-ranked Montclair State on Sunday by a 9-1 tally in a match played in Albany, New York.
  • Men’s Tennis Hosts USTA/ITA New England Regional
    September 29, 2014
    The Middlebury men’s tennis team hosted the 2014 USTA/ITA Men's Tennis Regional Championship. The three-day event took place both on Proctor Courts and indoors in Nelson Arena from Friday through Sunday, September 26-28.
  • Robinson’s Goal Gives Women’s Soccer NESCAC Win Over Colby
    September 29, 2014
    Junior Hannah Robinson (Davidson, N.C.) scored the match's lone goal in the 30th minute, lifting the Middlebury women's soccer team Saturday to a 1-0 NESCAC road win over Colby.
  • Cross Country Women Second, Men Sixth at Purple Valley Classic
    September 29, 2014
    The Panther cross country teams both turned in strong performances at the Purple Valley Classic hosted by Williams on an unseasonably warm Saturday at the Mt. Greylock Regional High School course. The women, who entered the weekend ranked eighth nationally, finished second in the event with 65 points behind only fourth-ranked MIT's 36, while the Middlebury men, ranked 29th, were sixth with 152 points.
  • Volleyball Posts a 2-1 Week
    September 29, 2014
    The Middlebury volleyball team posted a 2-1 week during a trio of matches last week. On Friday in a NESCAC match, Hamilton edged by the Panthers, 3-1. Middlebury responded with a pair of 3-0 victories Saturday over St. John Fisher and host Skidmore during the Skidmore Classic.
  • Women’s Tennis Competes at USTA/ITA New England Regional
    September 29, 2014
    The Middlebury women's tennis team had several players taking part in the USTA/ITA New England Regional hosted by Williams. The event took place from Friday to Sunday in Massachusetts.
  • Men's Soccer Splits a Pair of Road Matches
    September 29, 2014
    The Middlebury men’s soccer team split a pair of road matches last week. The Panthers scored a trio of goals in the final 30 minutes on their way to a 3-0 non-conference victory Wednesday over Colby-Sawyer. The tables were turned during Saturday’s NESCAC match with Colby, as the Mules scored three times in the second stanza and handed the Panthers their first loss of the season, 3-0.