2009-10 Women's Basketball News

  • Women's Basketball To Host High School Team Jamboree
    May 26, 2010
    The Middlebury women's basketball program will host a jamboree on August 7th & 8th on campus. All teams are guaranteed at least five games, with varsity competition from Vermont, New Hampshire and N.Y. expected to be in attendance. JAMBOREE BROCHURE - MEDICAL RELEASE FORM
  • Women's Basketball Ends Season
    February 13, 2010
    Middlebury wrapped-up its season with a 79-46 loss at Amherst (24-0, 9-0), the top-ranked team in the nation. The Panthers finish their season at 10-14, 2-7 in NESCAC play, finishing in a tie with Wesleyan for the eighth spot in the NESCAC standings.
  • Colby Downs Women's Basketball
    February 06, 2010
    Colby won its third-straight game as the Mules (18-3, 5-2) picked up a 63-54 road win at Middlebury (10-11, 2-5) on Saturday afternoon. Colby held a slim 40-34 advantage on the boards, blocking eight shots in the game. Middlebury came out strong early...
  • Bowdoin Tops Women's Basketball
    February 05, 2010
    Bowdoin won its 12th straight game over Middlebury (10-10, 2-4) as the Polar Bears (16-4, 3-3) earned a 61-45 NESCAC road victory in Pepin Gym. The Polar Bears forced 34 Panther turnovers in the game, taking advantage with 26 points on the Middlebury miscues.              
  • Women's Basketball Picks Up Victory
    February 02, 2010
    Middlebury shot an impressive .477 from the floor as they picked up a 74-64 road win at the Albany College of Pharmacy. The Panthers held a huge 50-26 advantage on the boards, converting 6 of 11 from three-point range.
  • Women's Hoops Falls To Williams
    January 30, 2010
    Williams made 9 of 21 three-point field goals on its way to a 75-60 NESCAC win over Middlebury (9-9, 2-3) in Pepin Gym. The Ephs (15-4, 4-0) were solid from the floor at .443, while Middlebury struggled shooting, connecting on .333 of its shots. The Panthers did hold a 46-38 rebounding advantage in the contest.
  • Women's Basketball Falls At Keene State
    January 28, 2010
    Middlebury struggled from the floor (.279) as Keene State made 12 of 19 (.632) from three-point range to earn an 82-48 win over the Panthers (9-8). The Owls (12-6) shot .483 from the floor on the night, as both teams turned the ball over 24 times.
  • Wesleyan Tops Women's Basketball
    January 23, 2010
    Wesleyan (7-9, 1-3 NESCAC) battled back from an early 21-14 deficit to visiting Middlebury (9-7, 2-2 NESCAC) and took the lead for good just before halftime, 27-26, en route to a 60-52 NESCAC victory in women's basketball action.
  • Women's Basketball Wins At Conn. College
    January 22, 2010
    Middlebury College (9-6, 2-1) earned a 47-31 victory against Connecticut College (8-8, 0-3) in NESCAC women's basketball action played at Luce Fieldhouse Friday night. Alana Wall (Honolulu, Hawaii) ripped down a game-high 16 rebounds to go along with four points, three blocks and three steals, pacing the visitors in the defensive battle.
  • Women's Basketball Drops Non-League Game At Hamilton
    January 19, 2010
    Middlebury dropped a non-league game as the Panthers suffered a 63-52 loss at Hamilton. Reisa Asimovic tied a career high with 19 points and added six assists and five rebounds to lead the Continentals to the win at Margaret Bundy Scott Field House.
  • Tufts Hold Off Women's Basketball
    January 16, 2010
    Middlebury dropped its first NESCAC game of the season as the Panthers fell 62-56 to 11th-ranked Tufts in Pepin Gym. The Jumbos (13-2, 1-1) bounced back after seeing its 12-game winning streak snapped at Williams yesterday, by shooting a red-hot .571 (8-14) from behind the three-point arc. Tufts also shot an impressive .462 from the floor, as Middlebury (8-5, 1-1) made just 1 of 9 three's on the afternoon.
  • Women's Hoops Opens NESCAC Play With A Win
    January 15, 2010
    Middlebury opened up NESCAC play with a 66-53 win over Bates (8-7, 0-1) in Pepin Gym. The Panthers (8-4, 1-0) controlled the boards, owning a 55-34 advantage, with three players earning nine or more rebounds in the game. Both teams return to action tomorrow when Middlebury hosts Tufts and Bates visits Williams.
  • Middlebury To Offer Video Webcasts
    January 14, 2010
    Middlebury College Athletics is excited to announce the arrival of video webcasts for the remainder of the basketball and hockey seasons. Games are expected to be webcast on a pay-per-view basis at $6/game. Men's hockey games will always include audio from WVTK, while audio for the other three sports will be picked up when available. For complete information and to watch games, go to: http://www.gomidd.tv/login.php
  • Women's Basketball Rolls Past Lyndon
    January 10, 2010
    Leah Kepping led a balanced scoring attack with 13 points as Middlebury defeated Lyndon 70-47 Sunday in a non-conference game. Stephany Surette and Elissa Goeke chipped in 12 points each for the Panthers, while Kaitlyn Fallon netted 10.
  • Women's Hoops Ends Streak
    January 09, 2010
    Middlebury saw its six-game winning streak come to an end as the Panthers (6-4) dropped a 68-52 road game at Skidmore. The Thoroughbreds improve to 8-3 with the win, as Middlebury returns to action at Lyndon State on Sunday.
  • Women's Hoops Wins Sixth In A Row
    January 07, 2010
    Middlebury won its sixth in a row, topping visiting Colby-Sawyer 68-60 on Thursday night at Pepin Gym. The win streak is the longest for the Panthers since a six-game run during the 2005-06 season. The game saw ten lead changes, including the final one by Middlebury with 4:36 in the second half on a lay-in from Stephany Surrette, which led to a decisive 11-0 run.
  • Women's Hoops Tops Plattsburgh For Fifth Straight Win
    January 05, 2010
    Middlebury closed the game on a 14-4 run to pick up a 62-52 win over Plattsburgh in Pepin Gym. The win is the fifth straight for the Panthers (5-3), as they prepare to host Colby-Sawyer on Thursday at 5:30. The Cardinals drop their third straight game and fall to 2-6 on the season. The Middlebury defense forced 31 turnovers in the game, taking advantage with 28 points.
  • Women's Basketball Tops WPI
    January 03, 2010
    Middlebury's Brittany Perfetti opened the second half with a three, building a double-digit lead as the Panthers cruised to a 66-42 win over WPI at Pepin Gym on Sunday. With the victory, Middlebury (4-3) extended their win-streak to four in a row, while the Engineers drop to 7-4 on the season. In the first-ever meeting between the two schools, Middlebury went 5/7 from behind the arc and held a 38-22 rebounding advantage.
  • Women's Basketball Wins Third Straight
    December 05, 2009
    Middlebury ended its semester with its third straight win, as they topped Union 51-46 in Pepin Gym. The Panthers move to 3-3 on the season, while Union falls to 0-3. Middlebury scored 21 points off 24 Union turnovers in the game, while their bench held a 15-6 scoring advantage.
  • Middlebury Trounces St. Joseph's
    December 03, 2009
    Middlebury raced out to early double-digit lead and never looked back, beating St. Joseph's 66-30 Thursday night in Pepin Gym. All 11 Panthers contributed in the scoring, as Middlebury held a 50-31 rebounding advantage in the game. The Panthers (2-3) complete their first semester schedule with a home game against Union College on Saturday at 1 p.m.
  • Women's Basketball Holds Off Castleton
    December 01, 2009
    Middlebury picked up its first win of the season as the Panthers defeated Castleton 51-43 in Pepin Gym. The Panthers led wire to wire, holding off a handful of Spartan surges throughout the contest. Middlebury returns to action on Thursday when they host St. Joseph's at 5:00, while Castleton takes part in the Hockenbury Tournament at Norwich on Friday and Saturday.
  • Women's Basketball Falls At Norwich
    November 24, 2009
    Erica Rate scored a team-high 14 points and Ally Daniels netted 12 points to lead Norwich to a 65-62 victory over Middlebury in a non-conference contest Tuesday evening at Andrews Hall. Stephany Surette posted a double-double with 12 points and 17 rebounds to lead Middlebury (0-3). Maddie Moreau (14 points) and Brittany Perfetti (13 points) also scored in double-figures for the Panthers, who trimmed a 14-point second half deficit down to one on two occasions late in the game.
  • Women's Basketball Drops Tight One At Swarthmore Tourney
    November 22, 2009
    Middlebury dropped a tight 60-57 game to the host school on day two of the Swarthmore Tournament. The Panthers shot just .292 from the floor in the game, but held a 51-42 edge on the boards. Brittany Perfetti led the team in scoring with 16 points on the afternoon.
  • Women's Basketball Drops Opener
    November 21, 2009
    The Middlebury women's basketball team dropped its season-opener as they fell 59-42 to Haverford at the Swarthmore Tournament. The Panthers return to action on Sunday when they take on the host school at 1:00.
  • WRMC Announces Winter Schedule
    November 16, 2009
    Campus radio WRMC-FM has announced its winter sports schedule. CLICK HERE to keep up with the Panthers.
  • Women's Basketball Tops Union
    Middlebury ended its semester with its third straight win, as they topped Union 51-46 in Pepin Gym. The Panthers move to 3-3 on the season, while Union falls to 0-3. Middlebury scored 21 points off 24 Union turnovers in the game, while their bench held a 15-6 scoring advantage.