December 8

  • Middlebury College SportsNotes
    December 08, 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.
  • Panther Women’s Swimming Defeats Amherst for First Time Since 02-03, Men Fall to Jeffs
    December 08, 2014
    The Panther swimming and diving teams ended their semester by hosting a dual meet against Amherst. The women utilized their depth to defeat the Jeffs for the first time since the 2002-03 season by a 158-130 score, while the men fell by a 203-77 tally.
  • Men’s Hockey Splits Pair of Home Conference Games
    December 08, 2014
    The Middlebury men’s hockey team split a pair of home NESCAC games inside Kenyon Arena to end the first semester. Amherst, ranked 15th, broke a 3-3 tie on a goal with 5:34 left in the third period en route to a 5-3 win on Friday over the Panthers. A day later, Middlebury scored the game’s first three goals and cruised to a 6-2 victory over Hamilton.
  • Men’s Basketball Stays Unbeaten With Pair of Wins to End Semester
    December 08, 2014
    The Middlebury men’s basketball team recorded a pair of victories to end the first semester with an unbeaten 7-0 record headed to the holiday break. The Panthers cruised on Tuesday against in-state opponent St. Joseph’s (Vt.) for a 90-64 road victory. In Saturday’s semester finale inside Pepin Gymnasium, sophomore Matt St. Amour’s (Swanton, Vt.) layup with 1.5 seconds left in regulation propelled the Panthers to a 57-56 win over Skidmore.
  • Women's Basketball Posts 2-1 Week During Trio of Home Games
    December 08, 2014
    The Middlebury women’s basketball team won two of three home games inside Pepin Gymnasium last week to close out the first semester. The Panthers mounted a second-half comeback attempt that came up just short, falling to in-state foe Norwich on Tuesday by a 55-49 score. On Friday, Middlebury jumped on Alfred State early in the game and cruised to a 70-52 win, while the blue and white needed overtime for a thrilling 66-63 victory on Saturday against Skidmore.
  • Fifth-Ranked Women’s Hockey Defeats Castleton on the Road to Finish Semester
    December 08, 2014
    The fifth-ranked Middlebury women's hockey team wrapped up its semester with a 5-2 win on Saturday at in-state foe Castleton. Middlebury outshot its opponent 46-20 in the contest.
  • Trio of Panthers Fare Well in Division III Individual Championships
    December 08, 2014
    The Middlebury men's squash team sent three players to the Division III Individual Championships hosted by Wesleyan University to close out the first semester of competition. Junior Andrew Jung (Mercer Island, Wash.) competed as one of 16 players in the 'A' bracket, while rookie William Kurth (Tenafly, N.J.) and junior David Cromwell (Baltimore, Md.) were two of 24 competitors looking for a 'B' bracket championship.