Fourth-ranked Norwich (13-2-1) scored a pair of goals in 59 seconds in the middle period, en route to a 3-1 victory over visiting Middlebury on Tuesday. Up next for the Panthers (7-6-0) is their final non-conference game of the season, as they host Plattsburgh State on Friday at 7:00 p.m.
Middlebury fell to visiting Wesleyan 3-1 in a NESCAC contest on Saturday, as the Cardinals took a two-goal lead midway through the second period and never trailed. The Panthers (7-5-0, 5-3-0) travel to fourth-ranked Norwich for a 7:00 p.m. faceoff on Tuesday, while Wesleyan (7-5-0, 5-3-0) is at Plattsburgh State at the same time.
The Middlebury men’s hockey team bid to upset the top ranked team for the second time this season, came up one goal short, as the Panthers fell 4-3 to visiting Trinity on Friday. The Panthers (7-4-0, 5-2-0) continue conference play Saturday hosting Wesleyan at 4:00 p.m., while the Bantams (10-1-0, 5-0-0) are at Williams for a 3:00 p.m. faceoff.
The Middlebury men’s hockey team scored at least once in each period, as the Panthers skated to a 5-2 triumph over Manhattanville on Saturday in the consolation game of the Middlebury Holiday Classic. The Panthers (7-3) return to conference play on January 10 hosting second-ranked Trinity at 7:00 p.m., while the Valiants (5-8-1) are idle until January 14 when they entertain Albertus Magnus at 7:00 p.m.
St. Michael's Matt Schreiner scored 1:15 into overtime, as the Purple Knights slipped past Middlebury 4-3 in the opening round of the Middlebury Holiday Classic on Friday. The Panthers (6-3) will face Manhattanville, a 6-1 loser to Babson, in the consolation game Saturday at 2:00 p.m., while St. Michael's (7-3-1) skates in the championship at 5:00 p.m. against Babson.
Middlebury College men’s hockey player Brian Ketchabaw (Rye Brook, N.Y.) has been selected as the NESCAC Player of the Week for the second time in as many weeks. The senior goalie backstopped the Panthers to a pair of conference road wins, stopping 47-49 shots with a 1.00 goals against average.
Middlebury goalie Brian Ketchabaw stopped all 24 shots he faced, backstopping the Panthers to a key 3-0 NESCAC road victory at Hamilton (3-4-0, 2-3-0) on Saturday. Middlebury pushed its conference winning streak to five-straight games, with four of those coming on the road. The Panthers (6-2-0, 5-1-0), are idle until its annual holiday tournament set for January 3 and 4, taking on St. Michael’s on the opening day with a 4:00 p.m. faceoff.
Middlebury scored three times in a span of 1:31 in the second period, sparking the Panthers to a 3-2 NESCAC road triumph at Amherst on Friday. Middlebury (5-2-0, 4-1-0), winners of four-straight conference contests, is right back in action on Saturday, playing at Hamilton at 3:00 p.m.
Middlebury College men’s hockey player Brian Ketchabaw (Rye Brook, N.Y.) has been selected as the NESCAC Player of the Week. The senior goalie stopped 47 of 48 shots to post a 0.67 goals against average and a .979 save percentage in the PrimeLink Great Northern ShootOut hosted by Plattsburgh State. Ketchabaw made 36 saves on 37 shots in a 2-1 overtime win over top-ranked Norwich and came in during the second period of the title game, stopping all 11 shots he faced against third-ranked Wisconsin-Eau Claire.
Third-ranked Wisconsin-Eau Claire (8-0-1) held off a furious Middlebury comeback bid during a 4-3 win in the championship game of the PrimeLink Great Northern Shootout. The contest was played in Plattsburgh State’s Ronald B. Stafford Ice Arena. The Panthers (4-2-0), who had a four-game winning streak snapped, return to NESCAC action on Friday when they travel to Amherst for a 7:00 p.m. faceoff.
Middlebury's Zach Shapiro scored 1:45 into Friday's overtime, lifting Middlebury to a 2-1 win over top-ranked Norwich (7-1-0). With the victory, the Panthers advance to the title game of the 22nd Annual PrimeLink Great Northern ShootOut which is taking place in Plattsburgh State's Ronald B. Stafford Ice Arena. Middlebury (4-1-0) will play third-ranked UW-Eau Claire, a 6-1 winner in the day's second game over the host Cardinals, on Saturday at 7:00 p.m. in the championship.
Middlebury scored twice in the first period and never looked back, collecting a 5-2 NESCAC road win at Connecticut College on Saturday. The Panthers (3-1-0, 3-1-0) hit the ice again on Friday, participating in the annual Great Northern PrimeLink Shootout. This year’s event is hosted by Plattsburgh State with the Panthers facing top-ranked Norwich in the opening game at 4:00 p.m.
The Middlebury men's hockey team scored the game's first two goals and held off a late charge from Tufts (0-3-0, 0-3-0), as the Panthers skated to a 2-1 NESCAC win on Friday in the team's road opener. Middlebury (2-1-0, 2-1-0) returns to action on Saturday with a 3:00 p.m. contest at Connecticut College.
Middlebury goalie Adam Wisco stopped all 28 Colby shots he faced for his first collegiate shutout, guiding the Panthers to a 3-0 NESCAC victory over the visiting Mules on Saturday. Middlebury (1-1-0, 1-1-0) is back on the ice Friday at Tufts while Colby (0-2-0, 0-2-0) hosts Bowdoin with both contests set for 7:00 p.m.
Middlebury netted a pair of goals in the third period, but Bowdoin held off the late Panther surge to come away with a 6-4 NESCAC victory in Kenyon Arena on Friday. Middlebury (0-1-0, 0-1-0) is right back on the ice Saturday, hosting Colby at 4:00 p.m., while the Polar Bears (1-0-0, 1-0-0) head to Williams for a 3:00 p.m. faceoff.
The Middlebury men’s hockey team heads into the 2019-20 season after seeing significant improvement last winter with four wins more than the previous campaign and also earned a spot in the NESCAC Tournament. Building off those positive successes and utilizing that momentum, the team aspires to continue ascending the NESCAC standings this winter.