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.
The Middlebury College women’s golf team finished 14th among 21 teams at the 2013 NCAA Championships. The Panthers shot their second-best round of the week on Friday, coming in with a 332 on the final day of competition. The team ended the tournament with a +186 score of 1,338. Mary Hardin-Baylor won the title with a 1,239, topping 15-time champion Methodist.
Middlebury College baseball player Dylan Sinnickson (Sands Point, N.Y.) has earned second-team All-NESCAC honors. The sophomore led the team in hitting this year with a .379 average, while pacing the squad in several other offensive categories.
The Middlebury College men’s tennis team is making its 12th consecutive trip to the NCAA Tournament and 10th trip to the quarterfinal round. The Panthers will meet Claremont in a quarterfinal match on Monday, May 20th. Matches are taking place at Stowe Stadium in Kalamazoo, Michigan.