2019 Football News

  • Middlebury Survives Colby to Improve to 5-0
    October 12, 2019
    Colby missed a game-winning field goal with 22 seconds left, as Middlebury remained undefeated with a 27-26 win over the Mules (0-5) on Homecoming at Alumni Stadium. The Panthers (5-0) will host Wesleyan next Saturday at 1:00 p.m. as the 4-0 Cardinals play Tufts later on tonight (Saturday). Colby will visit Trinity next weekend.
  • Kevin Woodring '20 - Midd Minute
    October 10, 2019
    In this edition of Midd Minute, football/baseball player Kevin Woodring ‘20 talks about a musical instrument he played growing up. #MiddMinute #GoMidd
  • Pistorius Named NESCAC Defensive Player of the Week
    October 07, 2019
    Middlebury College linebacker Jack Pistorius (Park Ridge, Ill.) has been named the NESCAC Defensive Player of the Week. The junior made a game-high 13 tackles in Middlebury's 34-31 double-overtime win at Amherst. He recorded 12 solo tackles and two tackles for loss, including one in the first overtime, during the victory. Pistorius leads the team with 34 tackles through four games, to go along with 3.5 tackles for loss and 1.5 sacks. The 4-0 Panthers return home this Saturday when they host Colby at 1:00 p.m.
  • Football Edges Amherst in 2OT, Moves to 4-0
    October 05, 2019
    Will Jernigan connected with Maxwell Rye for a nine-yard touchdown pass, leading Middlebury (4-0) to a 34-31 win at Amherst (3-1) in double overtime. The Panthers, along with Wesleyan, are the only two NESCAC teams with unblemished records. Middlebury returns home next Saturday when it hosts Colby at 1:00 p.m.
  • Norton & Massengill Garner NESCAC Honors
    September 30, 2019
    Middlebury College football players Alex Norton (Cohasset, Mass.) and Carter Massengill (Summit, N.J.) have earned NESCAC Player of the Week honors in their respective areas. The duo helped the Panthers defeat Trinity on Saturday by a score of 32-27. The Panthers return to action on Saturday when they visit Amherst for a 2:00 p.m. game.
  • Football Downs Trinity to Remain Undefeated
    September 28, 2019
    Middlebury improved to 3-0 on the season, as the Panthers defeated Trinity 32-27 before a crowd of 2,850 on Youngman Field at Alumni Stadium. Middlebury is back in action next Saturday when it travels to 3-0 Amherst for a 2:00 p.m. start, while the Bantams (1-2) will host Hamilton.
  • Football Blanks Bates
    September 21, 2019
    Middlebury improved to 2-0 on the season with a 28-0 road win at Bates (0-2) Saturday afternoon. The Panthers return to action next Saturday when they host Trinity at 1:00 p.m.
  • Late Touchdown Lifts Middlebury Past Williams
    September 14, 2019
    Quarterback Will Jernigan scored on a keeper from five yards out with 29.6 seconds on the clock , giving Middlebury (1-0, 1-0) a 17-13 victory over Williams (0-1, 0-1) in the season opener for both teams. The Panthers return to action at Bates next Saturday, while the Ephs will host Tufts.
  • 2019 Football Season Preview
    September 10, 2019
    The Panther football team enters the 2019 season with a solid core of returning players, ready to challenge for a NESCAC title. The team finished with a 5-4 mark a year ago as injuries plagued the Panthers down the stretch during second their nine-game season in 101 years. This fall, Middlebury will tackle a new schedule for the first time since 1992, as the traditional order of opponents has been shuffled. The Panthers will open their season on September 14 at 2:00 p.m. when they host Williams.
  • Keep Up to Date With Your Favorite Panther Teams
    September 03, 2019
    Keep up with your favorite Panther teams this fall by joining our EMAIL LISTS. The Northeast Sports Network (NSN) will webcast well over 100 Middlebury home games as well as several away contests.