2010-11 Women's Basketball News

  • Women's Basketball Ends Season In NESCAC Quarters
    February 19, 2011
    The Middlebury women's basketball team saw its season come to an end with a 67-64 loss at Colby in a NESCAC Quarterfinal contest. The Panthers end the season with a 15-9 mark, the most wins since '01-'02.
  • Women's Basketball To Visit Colby For NESCAC Quarters
    February 15, 2011
    The Middlebury women's basketball team has earned the seventh seed for the upcoming NESCAC Tournament and will visit second-seeded Colby on Saturday, February 19th in a quarterfinal match-up at 3:00 p.m. You can WATCH LIVE for free as well as follow LIVE STATISTICS of the game.
  • Women's Basketball Holds Off Hamilton
    February 15, 2011
    Middlebury forced 24 turnovers against visiting Hamilton (8-13) en route to a 51-44 non-league victory Tuesday night in Pepin Gym. The win caps the regular season for the Panthers (15-8) as Middlebury travels to Colby for a NESCAC Quarterfinal match-up against the Mules on Saturday at 3:00 p.m.
  • Women's Basketball Defeated By Amherst
    February 12, 2011
    Trailing 25-16 at the break, Middlebury fell to second-ranked Amherst 63-43 at Pepin gym on Friday night. Playing a deliberate half court tempo, the Panthers held their own well into the second half against the nation’s number four scoring team (80 ppg). With the win, Amherst improves to 22-1 overall and 8-0 in NESCAC play, while Middlebury falls to 13-8 and 2-6 in conference action.
  • Women's Basketball Cruises Past Trinity
    February 12, 2011
    ´╗┐The Middlebury women’s basketball team wrapped up regular season NESCAC play with a 66-47 win over Trinity (13-10, 3-6 NESCAC) in Pepin Gym. The Panthers (14-8, 3-6) have earned the seventh seed for the NESCAC Tournament and will visit second-seeded Colby on Saturday, February 19th in a quarterfinal match-up. Trinity finishes at the eighth seed and will travel to top seeded Amherst.
  • Women's Hoops Tops Albany College of Pharmacy
    February 07, 2011
    Middlebury stopped a four-game losing streak, beating visiting Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (ACPHS) 74-64 in a rare Monday night match-up in Pepin Gym. The Panthers of Middlebury (13-7) have won both match-ups against the ACPHS Panthers (13-4) by the same 74-64 score, including the 2010 tilt in Albany.
  • Women's Basketball Falls To Bowdoin
    February 05, 2011
    Middlebury ran into a hot shooting Bowdoin team, as the Polar Bears shot 56% from the floor on their way to a 93-60 win. The Polar Bears have won 13 straight overall against the Panthers dating back to 1999-00 and improve to 18-4 (4-3 NESCAC). The Panthers fall to 12-7 (2-5 NESCAC) with their fourth straight defeat.
  • Women's Basketball Drops Road Game At Colby
    February 04, 2011
    Rachael Mack had a double-double with 12 points and 12 rebounds and teammate Jules Kowalski finished with 13 points and five assists as  Colby picked up an 81-60 victory over Middlebury in NESCAC play Friday night at Wadsworth Gymnasium. Colby moves to 16-4 overall and 4-2 in league play, while Middlebury drops to 12-6 overall and 2-4 in the conference.
  • Women's Basketball Game Postponed
    February 01, 2011
    The Albany Pharm. @ Middlebury women's basketball game scheduled for Wednesday, February 2nd has been postponed due to weather. The game will be made up on Monday, February 7th at 7:00 p.m.
  • Williams Knocks Off Women's Hoops
    January 29, 2011
    Middlebury dropped a NESCAC road game at Williams on Saturday afternoon by a score of 72-55. The Panthers, who were led by a game-high 19 points from Stephany Surrette, fell to 12-5, 2-3 in conference play. Taylor Shea scored 18 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead the #10 Williams to the win.
  • Women's Basketball Falls To Keene State
    January 27, 2011
    Middlebury dropped its first game of the season at home (6-1) as the Panthers fell to Keene State, 67-57. Middlebury moves to 12-4 overall, while the Owls improve to 10—9. The Panthers struggled from the floor, going 20-66 (.303) from the floor and 5-22 (.227) from three-point range.
  • Women's Hoops With Road Win At Colby-Sawyer
    January 25, 2011
    Middlebury won their third straight game after defeating Colby-Sawyer, 87-70 in a non-conference road tilt on Tuesday evening in N.H.. The Panthers improve to 12-3 on the season, while Colby-Sawyer pulls even at 8-8.
  • Women's Basketball Pulls Away From Wesleyan
    January 22, 2011
    Middlebury broke open a tie game early in the second half with a 21-9 run, pulling away from Wesleyan 70-58 in a NESCAC contest at Pepin Gym on Friday night. The win gives the Panthers a 10-3 overall record and a 1-2 record in conference play, while the Cardinals drop to 6-9 and remain winless in NESCAC action at 0-3.
  • Women's Hoops Hold Off Conn. College
    January 22, 2011
    Middlebury watched a comfortable 17-point first half lead disappear against visiting Connecticut College, eventually beating back the Camels 80-73 at Pepin Gym on Saturday. The win evens the Panthers’ NESCAC record at 2-2, improving to 11-3 overall, while Conn. College drops to 7-10 and 0-4 in conference play.
  • Women's Basketball Game Postponed
    January 18, 2011
    Due to weather, the Hamilton @ Middlebury women's basketball game scheduled for Tuesday, January 18th has been postponed and will now be played on Tuesday, February 15th at 7:00.
  • Women's Basketball Falls At Bates
    January 15, 2011
    The Middlebury women’s basketball team dropped its second straight game as the Panthers fell 72-58 in a NESCAC road game at Bates. Middlebury falls to 9-3 overall, while the Bobcats improve to 12-4. The Panthers return to action on Tuesday night when they host Hamilton at 7:00.
  • Women's Basketball Drops NESCAC Opener
    January 14, 2011
    In a battle of 9-1 teams, the Tufts University Jumbos took down the Middlebury College Panthers, 70-54, in the NESCAC women's basketball opener on Friday night at Cousens Gym.
  • Women's Hoops Enters NESCAC Play With 9-1 Mark
    January 09, 2011
    Middlebury will enter NESCAC play with a 9-1 mark after an 84-63 win over Lyndon State (4-5) in Pepin Gym. Seven players earned double-digits in the scoring column, as Middlebury shot .547 from the floor in the first half, while controlling the boards 51-29 in the contest. The Panthers return to action next weekend with NESCAC contests on the road at Tufts and Bates.
  • Women's Basketball Tops Skidmore
    January 08, 2011
    Middlebury improved to 8-1 on the season as the Panthers picked up a 73-56 win over Skidmore (4-6) in Pepin Gym. Middlebury returns to action on Sunday when they host Lyndon State at 6:00 p.m.
  • Women's Hoops Wins At Plattsburgh
    January 04, 2011
    Middlebury pulled away midway through the second half on its way to a 70-61 road win at Plattsburgh (2-5) on Tuesday night. The Panthers improve to 7-1 on the season, converting 24 of 32 free throws in the game.
  • Women's Basketball Suffers First Loss Of The Season
    January 02, 2011
    Siena Mamayek’s layup with 1:34 remaining in overtime proved to be the winning bucket as WPI surprised previously unbeaten Middlebury, 67-65, in non-conference action Sunday. With the win, WPI improves to 7-3 while Middlebury drops its first game in seven outings this season.
  • Moreau Is NESCAC Player Of The Week
    December 06, 2010
    Middlebury College women’s basketball player Maddie Moreau (Canton, N.Y.) has been named the NESCAC Player of the Week.  The junior averaged 20 points, 3.0 rebounds and 2.0 assists/game as the Panthers improved to 6-0 with a pair of road wins last week. Moreau scored 20 points in back-to-back wins at Castleton and Union, shooting .519 from the floor on the week. She is now second on the team with 12.8 ppg as the Panthers enter the semester break.
  • Women's Hoops Ends Semester 6-0
    December 04, 2010
    Middlebury improved to 6-0 for the first time since ’01-’02 as the Panthers ended the first semester with a 65-57 win at Union.  The Panthers shot .520 from the floor in the second half and outscored the Dutchwomen 21-4 from the free throw line in the game. The Middlebury defense forced 32 turnovers in the game.
  • Women's Basketball Moves To 5-0
    November 30, 2010
    Middlebury raced out to a 15-4 lead, and never trailed en route to a 73-62 win over Castleton State College in women’s basketball action Tuesday evening at Glenbrook Gymnasium. With the win Middlebury improves to 5-0, for the first time since the 2003-04 season. Castleton stumbles to 1-3 on the year.
  • Women's Basketball Pulls Away From J&W
    November 27, 2010
    Middlebury broke open a five-point game in the second half on its way to a 75-40 win over Johnson & Wales in Pepin Gym. The Panther defense forced 22 turnovers in the game, holding the Wildcats to 0-13 shooting from behind the arc.
  • Women's Basketball Rolls Past Norwich
    November 23, 2010
    Middlebury outscored Norwich 52-25 in the second half en route to a 92-58 win in their home-opener Tuesday night in Pepin Gym. With the win, the Panthers improve to 3-0 on the young season while the Cadets drop to 1-3. Middlebury’s 92 points were the highest offensive output since the 1998-99 campaign.
  • Women's Basketball Wins Brockport Tourney
    November 20, 2010
    The Panther women's basketball team captured the SUNY-Brockport tournament by topping the hosts 81-71 in the title game. Lauren Sanchez earned tournament M.V.P. honors, while Brittany Perfetti was named to the All-Tournament team.
  • Women's Basketball Opens With Win
    November 19, 2010
    The Middlebury women's basketball team opened its season with an 81-71 win over Nazareth at the SUNY-Brockport Tournament. Lauren Sanchez scored a career-high 30 points in the win, going 9 of 13 from the floor, 12 of 14 from the free throw line, while picking up four steals.
  • Keep Up With The Panthers This Winter
    November 01, 2010
    Keep up with several Middlebury sports teams this winter by checking out the LIVE COVERAGE page. When available, links to video, audio or livestats will be posted on the page for games throughout the season.