The Middlebury men’s tennis team dropped a 5-2 match to top-ranked Claremont (29-3) in an NCAA Quarterfinal contest in Kalamazoo, Michigan. The 11th-ranked Panthers end their season with a record of 20-5, while the Stags advanced to the semifinals with a 29-3 mark.
The Middlebury women’s tennis team saw its season come to an end with a 5-2 loss to #4 Emory in an NCAA Quarterfinal match-up in Kalamazoo, Mich. The eighth-ranked Panthers end their season with a 13-7 mark, while the Eagles improve to 17-4.
Four members of the Middlebury College track & field team have qualified for the 2013 NCAA Championships. The event will take place from May 23-25 in La Crosse, Wisconsin. Senior Jack Davies (Grosse Pointe, Mich.) and junior Kevin Chu (Burlington, Vt.) will represent the Middlebury men, while seniors Juliet Ryan-Davis (Newton, Mass.) and Addie Tousley (Kensington, Md.) will race for the women.
Middlebury saw its hopes of a national title come to an end as the Panthers fell 8-7 to Salisbury in an NCAA semifinal game at Stevenson University in Maryland. Middlebury ends its season with an 18-3 mark, while Salisbury advances to the NCAA Championship game with a perfect 22-0 record.
A few members of the Middlebury College track & field teams took part in the ECAC Championships hosted by Springfield College on Friday. Carly Anderson led the female athletes with a fifth place finish in the javelin, earning at toss of 131'3". The men were led by Anthony Lee, who placed fourth overall with a time of 9:30.10 in the 3,000 meter steeplechase.