November 10

  • Middlebury College SportsNotes
    November 10, 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.
  • #3 Field Hockey Wins Third-Straight NESCAC Tournament Title; Will Host NCAA Regional
    November 10, 2014
    The Middlebury field hockey team, seeded second in the NESCAC Tournament, claimed its third-consecutive title with a thrilling last-minute 2-1 win Sunday over top-seeded Bowdoin on Ryan Field. The Panthers advanced to the finals with a 3-1 victory Saturday over ninth-ranked Trinity. Middlebury clinched the conference’s automatic qualifier and will host an NCAA regional this weekend at Kohn Field.
  • Milano Accounts for Seven Touchdowns, Football Thumps Tufts
    November 10, 2014
    Middlebury junior quarterback Matt Milano (New Canaan, Conn.) accounted for all seven touchdowns as the Panthers closed their season with a 48-13 win over Tufts on Youngman Field at Alumni Stadium. Middlebury finishes the season with five-consecutive victories to earn a 6-2 record, good for third place in the NESCAC. The Jumbos enjoyed their best season since 2008, finishing with an even 4-4 mark. Middlebury has now won 20 of 24 games over the past three seasons.
  • Men’s Soccer Edged by Bowdoin on PKs During NESCAC Semifinals
    November 10, 2014
    After 110 minutes of scoreless soccer, Bowdoin edged Middlebury by a 3-2 count in penalty kicks to give the sixth-seeded Polar Bears a thrilling victory over the fourth-seeded Panthers in Saturday's NESCAC semifinal contest at Amherst's Hitchcock Field.
  • Women’s Soccer Falls in NESCAC Tournament Semifinals to Williams
    November 10, 2014
    Middlebury saw its season come to an end with a 2-0 loss to Williams, as the hosts scored a pair of second-half goals in a span of 5:08 during a NESCAC semifinal game on Cole Field.
  • Volleyball Concludes Season in NESCAC Quarterfinals
    November 10, 2014
    The Middlebury volleyball team, seeded #4, saw its season come to an end with a 3-1 (25-18, 18-25, 25-22, 25-23) loss to fifth-seeded Bowdoin in a NESCAC Quarterfinal match Friday evening played at Tufts.
  • Women’s Cross Country Finishes Third, Men Sixth at ECAC Championships
    November 10, 2014
    The Middlebury cross country teams took part in the ECAC Championships at Stanley Park hosted by Westfield State in Massachusetts. In an event where both teams rested their top runners, the third-ranked Panther women finished third with 85 points behind sixth-ranked Williams (48) and the University of New England (60) in the 48-team race. The Middlebury men finished the event sixth among 43 teams competing.