Due to impending weather scheduled to move into the northeast Wednesday, the Middlebury men’s lacrosse game at Springfield originally scheduled for Wednesday, March 12th has been moved to Wednesday, April 9th. The contest will be played at 5:00 p.m.
Middlebury football student-athlete McCallum Foote (Newton, Mass.) has been named one of just 29 fall male student-athletes from around the nation in all three divisions to be awarded a National Collegiate Athletic Association Postgraduate Scholarship.
For the just the second time since the tournament’s inception in 2002 (13th year), the Middlebury women’s hockey team will not take part in the NCAA Tournament. The Panthers were hoping for an at-large berth, but were left out of the field after some of the nation’s top teams fell in their respective conference tournaments to earn the at-large bids. Middlebury ends the season with a 17-4-4 mark.
The sixth-ranked Middlebury women’s tennis team opened up its spring season with a pair of indoor matches at home against Colby and Brandeis. The Panthers opened with a 9-0 win over Colby, before defeating 24th-ranked Brandeis by the same score.
The 10th-ranked Panther men’s tennis team played its first two spring matches of the season picking up a pair of 8-1 home victories against Colby and Brandeis in the Duke Nelson Recreation Center. Middlebury returns to action during its spring break trip with two matches on March 23rd in Atlanta.