2019 Women's Soccer News

  • #18 Stevens Slips Past #9 Middlebury In NCAA Second Round
    November 17, 2019
    The ninth-ranked Middlebury women’s soccer team saw its early run through the NCAA Tournament come to a close on Sunday, as the Panthers (14-3-3) fell to visiting Stevens Institute of Technology 2-1 in a second-round match-up.
  • Middlebury Blanks Nor'easters In NCAA Action
    November 16, 2019
    Middlebury (14-2-3) got past a pesky University of New England defense and frigid temperatures, as the Panthers  posted a 2-0 victory in in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament Saturday on South Street Field. Middlebury will play Stevens, a 3-0 winner over UMass Boston, on Sunday in the regional final at 1:00 p.m. The Nor'easters finish their season at 13-6-2.
  • Five Women’s Soccer Player Garner All-NESCAC Honors
    November 14, 2019
    Five members of the Middlebury College women’s soccer team were honored when the NESCAC announced its postseason squads on Thursday afternoon. Seniors Ursula Alwang (Weston, Conn.) and Virginia Charman (Wenham, Mass.), along with juniors Isabelle Hartnett (Wellesley, Mass.) and Gretchen McGrath (Exeter, N.H.) were each first-team selections. Junior Simone Ameer (Washington, D.C.) rounds out the honorees with a second-team nod. Alwang’s citation is her second, while the all-conference accolades are the first for the other four honorees. The ninth-ranked Panthers host this weekend’s NCAA Regional with a 13-2-3 record.
  • Women’s Soccer to Host NCAA Regional
    November 11, 2019
    The Middlebury College women’s soccer team will make its 12th NCAA Tournament appearance this weekend when it hosts an NCAA Regional. The Panthers will take on the University of New England at 11:00 a.m. on November 16, while Stevens plays UMass Boston in the other first-round contest at 1:30 p.m. The winners will meet in a regional final on Sunday at 1:00 p.m.
  • Women's Soccer Falls In NESCAC Title Match
    November 10, 2019
    Amherst scored the game’s lone goal at the 52:35 mark, as the fourth-seeded Mammoths downed second-seeded Middlebury 1-0 on Sunday in the NESCAC Championship game. Ninth-ranked Middlebury (13-2-3) will hope for an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament, while #20 Amherst (14-3-1) earns the automatic bid.
  • Middlebury Blanks Williams In NESCAC Semifinals
    November 09, 2019
    Second-seeded Middlebury (13-1-2) earned a spot in the NESCAC Championship for the second-straight fall, as the Panthers posted a 2-0 shutout over third-seeded Williams (9-5-2) on Saturday in a match played at Tufts. Middlebury will defend its title on Sunday at 1:00 p.m., facing No. 4 Amherst, who knocked off the top-seeded Jumbos 3-0 earlier in the day. The winner of tomorrow’s title game receives an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.
  • Panthers Square Off With Williams in NESCAC Semifinals
    November 07, 2019
    In search of its second-straight NESCAC Women’s Soccer Tournament title and fifth overall, second-seeded Middlebury plays third-seeded Williams in a semifinal match Saturday at 1:30 p.m. on Tufts’ Kraft Field. In the first match of the day, the top-seeded Jumbos will meet No. 4 Amherst at 11:00 a.m. The second semifinal will be a rematch of last year's championship game, which Middlebury posted a 1-0 victory. The winners will square off in the championship game on Sunday, November 10 at 12:00 p.m. The NESCAC Champion will earn the league’s automatic bid to the NCAA Division III Women’s Soccer Championship.
  • Second-Seeded Panthers Edge Wesleyan in NESCAC Quarterfinal
    November 02, 2019
    Middlebury’s Ellie Bavier netted the game-winning goal with 13:23 remaining on Saturday, lifting the second-seeded Panthers (12-1-3) to a 2-1 victory over seventh-seeded Wesleyan (9-5-2) in the NESCAC Quarterfinals. With the win, the defending NESCAC Champions advance to the championship weekend of the tournament hosted by top-seeded Tufts. Middlebury will take on third-seeded Williams in one semifinal, while the Jumbos will square off against fourth-seeded Amherst in the other contest.
  • Women’s Soccer Entertains Wesleyan in NESCAC Quarters
    October 31, 2019
    In search of its second-straight NESCAC Women's Soccer Tournament title and fifth overall, second-seeded Middlebury will host seventh-seeded Wesleyan on Saturday for a 12:00 p.m. quarterfinal on Dragone Field. Tufts is the top seed for the championship which begins with quarterfinal action on Saturday, November 2 on the campus of the higher seeds. The four quarterfinal winners will square off in the semifinal round on Saturday, November 9 at the highest remaining seed and the championship game is set for Sunday, November 10 at the site of the semifinal matches.
  • Middlebury and Williams Settle For a Scoreless Draw
    October 29, 2019
    Middlebury and Williams battled to a scoreless draw in the final regular-season contest for both squads on Tuesday. The 10th-ranked Panthers (11-1-3, 6-1-3) have secured the second seed for the upcoming NESCAC Tournament and will host a quarterfinal game on Saturday at noon. Williams (8-4-2, 6-3-1) has earned the third seed and will also host a quarterfinal contest. Middlebury improves to 16-0-5 in its last 21 games on Dragone Field.
  • No. 12 Women’s Soccer Downs No. 10 Tufts On Late Goal by Charman
    October 26, 2019
    Middlebury’s Virginia Charman scored with 2:16 left in regulation, breaking a scoreless tie and lifting the Panthers to a 1-0 road NESCAC triumph on Saturday at #10 Tufts (10-2-2, 6-2-1). Middlebury (11-1-2, 6-1-2) wraps up the regular season on Tuesday, entertaining #25 Williams on Tuesday at 3:00 p.m.
  • #1 Middlebury Suffers First Setback of The Season
    October 20, 2019
    The Middlebury women’s soccer team saw its 12-game unbeaten streak to start the season come to an end, falling 2-0 at Amherst (9-3-1, 4-2-1) on Sunday. The top-ranked Panthers (10-1-2, 5-1-2) continue NESCAC play next Saturday, with a 12:00 p.m. start at No. 12 Tufts.
  • No. 1 Middlebury Plays to Scoreless Draw With Trinity
    October 19, 2019
    The Middlebury women’s soccer team battled NESCAC foe Trinity (4-6-2, 3-4-1) for 110 minutes on Saturday, finishing in a scoreless draw on Dragone Field. Top-ranked Middlebury (10-0-2, 5-0-2) returns to action Sunday with an 12:00 p.m. road match at Amherst, while Trinity travels to Eastern Connecticut State on Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.
  • Second-Ranked Women's Soccer Blanks Colby
    October 12, 2019
    The Middlebury women’s soccer team scored three times during a span of 25:19 in Saturday’s first half, easing to a 4-0 home NESCAC triumph over Colby (4-5-2, 1-5-2) Saturday on Dragone Field. Second-ranked Middlebury (10-0-1, 5-0-1) returns to action next Saturday with an 11:00 a.m. home match against Trinity, while Colby hosts Amherst at the same time.
  • Middlebury Blanks Castleton on the Road
    October 08, 2019
    Second-ranked Middlebury improved its unbeaten streak to 10 games (9-0-1) with a 3-0 win at Castleton (6-6) Tuesday night at Dave Wolk Stadium. The Panthers return to action on Saturday when they host Colby at 11:00 a.m.
  • #2 Middlebury Cages Bobcats, 5-0
    October 05, 2019
    The Middlebury women’s soccer team matched a season high with five goals, as the Panthers recorded a 5-0 NESCAC triumph at Bates (1-6-1, 0-4-0) on Saturday. Second-ranked Middlebury (8-0-1, 4-0-1) plays its final non-conference game of the season on Tuesday, traveling to Castleton for a 7:00 p.m. contest.
  • Panther Proflle - Junior Eva Shaw
    October 02, 2019
    Eva Shaw ’20.5, a junior goalie on the Panther women’s soccer team, might have been speeding down a Vermont ski slope when the idea hit her. The economics major from Norwich, Vermont, realized that fashion and warmth – even in freezing weather – should go hand-in-hand. The rest is history in the making.
  • #2 Panthers Shut Out New England College, 3-0
    September 29, 2019
    The Middlebury women’s soccer team remained unbeaten on the season, posting a 3-0 home shutout against New England College on Sunday. The second-ranked Panthers (7-0-1) return to NESCAC action on Saturday with an 11:00 a.m. contest at Bates, while the Pilgrims (4-6) travel to Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts Tuesday at 4:00 p.m.
  • #2 Middlebury Blanks #21 Connecticut College
    September 28, 2019
    The Middlebury women’s soccer team scored a goal late in each half on Saturday en route to a 2-0 NESCAC victory over 21st-ranked Connecticut College. The second-ranked Panthers (6-0-1, 3-0-1) are right back on the field hosting New England College Sunday at noon, while the Camels (6-1-0, 3-1-0) travel to Williams at the same time.
  • #3 Middlebury Erases Early Deficit to Tie Hamilton
    September 21, 2019
    Middlebury and Hamilton settled for a 1-1 tie in NESCAC women’s soccer action Saturday on Dragone Field. The Panthers (5-0-1, 2-0-1) are home a week from today when they host Connecticut College at 11:00 a.m., while the Continentals (3-2-1, 1-2-1) host Colby next Saturday.
  • Midd Minute - Rose Evans '22
    September 19, 2019
    In this edition of Midd Minute, Rose Evans ’22 talks about her love of creative writing. #MiddMinute #GoMidd
  • #5 Middlebury Clips Polar Bears in Final Minutes
    September 14, 2019
    Middlebury’s Ellie Greenberg netted the deciding goal with 1:35 remaining, as the Panthers erased an early deficit to post a 2-1 NESCAC road triumph at Bowdoin on Saturday. Fifth-ranked Middlebury (5-0-0, 2-0-0) continues conference play on September 21, hosting Hamilton at 11:00 a.m.
  • Panthers Earn Shutout Win at Plattsburgh
    September 11, 2019
    The Middlebury women’s soccer team improved to 4-0 on the season with a 2-0 shutout victory at Plattsburgh State (3-1) on Wednesday night. The fifth-ranked Panthers return to action on Saturday with a NESCAC contest against Bowdoin at noon.
  • #2 Middlebury Doubles Up Wheaton, 2-1
    September 08, 2019
    The Middlebury women’s soccer team completed its busy start of the season on Sunday, posting a 2-1 triumph over visiting Wheaton for its third victory in five days. The second-ranked Panthers (3-0-0) are back on action at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday traveling to Plattsburgh State, while the Lyons (1-1-2) are home earlier that day at 4:00 p.m. against Bridgewater State.
  • #2 Middlebury Blanks Wesleyan 2-0
    September 07, 2019
    The Middlebury women’s soccer team scored once in each half and used a resilient defense to record a 2-0 NESCAC road win at Wesleyan on Saturday. The second-ranked Panthers (2-0, 1-0) have a quick turnaround, hosting Wheaton on Sunday in a 12:00 p.m. start.
  • #2 Panthers Blank Plymouth State 5-0 In Season Opener
    September 04, 2019
    The Middlebury women’s soccer team collected a 5-0 shutout over visiting Plymouth State on Wednesday in the season opener for the Panthers. Second-ranked Middlebury (1-0) begins NESCAC play on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. at Wesleyan, while Plymouth State (0-2) hosts UMaine-Farmington on the same day at 12:30 p.m.
  • Keep Up to Date With Your Favorite Panther Teams
    September 03, 2019
    Keep up with your favorite Panther teams this season by joining our EMAIL LISTS. The Northeast Sports Network (NSN) will webcast well over 100 Middlebury home games as well as several away contests.
  • 2019 Women's Soccer Season Preview
    August 29, 2019
    Reaching the NCAA Championship match for the first time in program history and losing just six players to graduation, the Middlebury women’s soccer team looks to utilize that momentum into the 2019 campaign. A year ago, the squad won the program’s fourth NESCAC Championship and set a single-season record with 19 wins (19-2-3), claiming both the NCAA Sectional and Regional titles on its way to the final weekend in North Carolina.