2019 Nordic Skiing News

  • Nottonson Earns All-American Honors
    March 13, 2019
    Middlebury skiers Lewis Nottonson (Acton, Mass.) and Justin Alkier (Toronto, Ont.) recently earned All-American honors at the NCAA Skiing Championships. The races were hosted by the University of Vermont from March 6-9 at the Trapp Family Lodge and Stowe Mountain Resort.
  • NESCAC Winter All-Academic Team Members Honored
    March 12, 2019
    The New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) has announced its 2018-19 Winter All-Academic Selections. To be honored, a student-athlete must have reached sophomore academic standing and be a varsity letter winner with a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.50. A transfer student must have completed one year of study at the institution. The following are Middlebury's 124 representatives, the highest among the 11 conference institutions.
  • Nottonson's All-American Effort Paces Nordic Squad at NCAA Championships
    March 08, 2019
    Middlebury finished 10th overall at the 2019 NCAA Skiing Championships hosted by the University of Vermont. Utah won the national title with 530.5 points, followed by Vermont (476) and Colorado (455). Middlebury completed the four-day event with 150 points overall. Middlebury's Lewis Nottonson earned All-American honors, highlighting Friday's competition. Alpine events took place at the Stowe Mountain Resort, while nordic events were contested at the Trapp Family Lodge.
  • Panther Profile - Junior Sophia Hodges
    March 06, 2019
    Sophia Hodges ’20 is in her third year on the Middlebury nordic skiing team. An English and American literature major from nearby Cornwall, Vermont, Hodges talks about growing up in the area and following in her father’s footsteps.
  • Nordic Action Opens NCAA Competition
    March 06, 2019
    The NCAA Skiing Championships are underway with nordic action opening the four-day event. The University of Vermont is hosting the championships with today’s events taking place at the Trapp Family Lodge in Stowe. Utah leads after one day of racing with 142 points, followed by Vermont (141) and Colorado (120). Middlebury is currently in 10th place out of 17 teams scoring.
  • Ski Teams Qualify Full Squad For NCAA Championships
    February 26, 2019
    For the first time since 2008, Middlebury has qualified a full team of 12 skiers for the NCAA Skiing Championships. The event is hosted by the University of Vermont from March 6-9 at the Trapp Family Lodge and Stowe Mountain Resort. The Panthers are one of just six schools to qualify the maximum of 12 competitors.
  • Middlebury Finishes Third Overall at EISA Championships
    February 23, 2019
    The Middlebury ski teams finished third among 14 teams scoring points at the 2019 EISA Championships hosted by Bates. Dartmouth won the carnival with 973 points, followed by Vermont (965) and the Panthers (758). Middlebury racers will return to action from March 6-9 at the NCAA Championships hosted by the University of Vermont.
  • Men's Nordic Team Second after Day One of EISA Championships
    February 22, 2019
    The Middlebury ski team concluded day one of action at the 2019 EISA Championships hosted by Bates. Vermont leads the event with 477 points, followed by Dartmouth (476) and the Panthers (390). Action concludes tomorrow with nordic events beginning at 10:00 a.m. and the slalom getting underway at 9:30 a.m.
  • Wood, Landis Tabbed EISA Skiers of the Week
    February 20, 2019
    Middlebury College skiers Sam Wood (Harpswell, Maine) and Annika Landis (Hailey, Idaho) have been selected as the Eastern Intercollegiate Skiing Association (EISA) Nordic Skiers of the Week. The pair helped the Middlebury ski teams win their own carnival, claiming a weekend win for the first time since 2008, when they captured the Vermont Carnival.
  • Nordic Teams Excel Again on Day Two as Middlebury Wins Its Own Carnival
    February 16, 2019
    The Middlebury skis team won their own carnival with impressive performances at both the Middlebury Snow Bowl and Rikert Nordic Center. The Panthers finished with 915 points, to edge Dartmouth (908) and down the University of Vermont (875). The carnival win is the first for the Panthers since 2008, when they captured the Vermont Carnival. The men's alpine team won the giant slalom on Saturday, led by a victory from Erik Arvidsson, who also won Friday's slalom event. Caroline Bartlett paced the Panther women with a win in the GS.
  • Men's Nordic Dominates at Rikert as Wood Wins the 15K Classic
    February 15, 2019
    The Panther ski teams turned in excellent performances on day one of the 96th annual Middlebury College Carnival. Dartmouth leads with 458 points, followed by Middlebury (448), Vermont (397) and Williams (293). Sam Wood (nordic) and Erik Arvidsson (alpine) both earned wins on Friday afternoon for the Panthers. Action concludes tomorrow with nordic events beginning at 10:00 a.m. and the giant slalom getting underway at 9:30 a.m.
  • Ski Teams Set to Host Winter Carnival
    February 11, 2019
    Middlebury College will host its 96th annual winter carnival on Friday-Saturday, February 15-16. Nordic events will be contested at the Rikert Nordic Center, while the alpine events will be held at the Middlebury College Snow Bowl.
  • Nordic Teams Both Finish Third on Saturday at Dartmouth
    February 09, 2019
    The Middlebury ski team finished in third place at the Dartmouth Carnival with 703 points. Vermont won the event with 914, followed by Dartmouth with 913. Middlebury returns to action next Friday and Saturday when it hosts its own carnival.
  • Wood & Landis Pace Nordic Racers at Dartmouth
    February 08, 2019
    The Middlebury nordic team opened up action at the Dartmouth Carnival with the women’s 10K and the men’s 15K freestyle races on Friday at Oak Hill. Friday’s GS races were postponed due to wet and icy conditions. Vermont leads after day one’s nordic competition with 248 points, followed by Dartmouth (220) and Colby (202). The Panthers currently sit in fifth place with 155 points.
  • Men's Nordic Finishes Second as Panthers Place Third at UVM Carnival
    February 02, 2019
    The Middlebury ski team turned in a solid effort on day two as the Panthers placed third overall at the University of Vermont Carnival. The hosts won the event with 934 points, followed by Dartmouth (914) and the Panthers (740). Nordic races were held at the Trapp Family Lodge, while the alpine events took place at the Stowe Mountain Resort. Middlebury returns to action next weekend at the Dartmouth Carnival.
  • Day One Complete at Vermont Carnival
    February 01, 2019
    The Middlebury ski team sits in third place after one day of racing at the University of Vermont Carnival. The hosts lead with 517 points, followed by Dartmouth (467) and the Panthers (346). Action resumes on Saturday with nordic races as well as the slalom event.
  • Ski Team Finishes Third at UNH
    January 19, 2019
    The Middlebury ski team finished third overall at the UNH Carnival, which concluded on Saturday afternoon. Dartmouth won the event with 986 points, followed by Vermont (849) and the Panthers (738). Alpine races were held at Cannon Mountain, while nordic races were contested at the Jackson Ski Touring Center. The teams return to action in two weeks at the University of Vermont Carnival.
  • Nordic Teams Both Earn Second-Place Finishes at UNH
    January 18, 2019
    The second NCAA event of the season is underway as the Panther ski teams are competing at the University of New Hampshire Carnival. Dartmouth leads after one day with 492 points, followed by Vermont (424) and Middlebury (398). Action continues on Saturday with nordic races as well as the slalom.
  • Nordic Squads Finish Third to Round Out St. Lawrence Carnival
    January 13, 2019
    Week one of the 2019 carnival season is in the books with Middlebury taking home third-place honors at St. Lawrence. UVM won the event with 895 points, followed by Dartmouth (865) and the Panthers (771). Alpine events took place at Whiteface, while nordic races were held at Mt. Van Hoevenberg. Middlebury is back in action next weekend at the UNH Carnival.
  • Nordic Teams Place Second on Day One of St. Lawrence Carnival
    January 12, 2019
    The Middlebury alpine team concluded its portion of the St. Lawrence Carnival on Saturday at Whiteface, while the nordic squad got underway at Mt. Van Hoevenberg. Middlebury is currently in third place with 567 points, with Dartmouth (684) leading and UVM (628) second. Action concludes on Sunday with nordic races in Lake Placid, New York
  • 2019 Nordic Skiing Season Preview
    January 08, 2019
    The Middlebury nordic ski teams will have some experienced racers on the course, while infused with some youth entering the 2019 season. Last year’s team results saw the Panthers come on strong with third-place finishes in the final three carnivals of the season prior to NCAA competition. Middlebury qualified a full squad of six racers to the NCAA Championships in Colorado, where the team finished eighth overall.