Middlebury

February 1, 2010

The Middlebury College swimming & diving teams competed at Williams on Saturday, both suffering losses. The men were defeated 175-122, while the women suffered a 206-85 loss. Senior John Dillon (Wellesley, Mass.) had a huge meet for the Panther men, winning four events on the afternoon. Dillon won the 100 (51.14) and 200 fly (1:54.44) event individually, while being a part of the winning 200 medley and 200 free relay teams.

February 1, 2010

Williams made 9 of 21 three-point field goals on its way to a 75-60 NESCAC win over Middlebury (9-9, 2-3) in Pepin Gym. The Ephs (15-4, 4-0) were solid from the floor at .443, while Middlebury struggled shooting, connecting on .333 of its shots. The Panthers did hold a 46-38 rebounding advantage in the contest.

February 1, 2010

The Middlebury women's squash team is in the midst of a six-match trip, including a match taking place at Hamilton on Monday. The Panthers opened with a 9-0 loss to Stanford before earning a 6-3 win over Vassar. After an 8-1 setback at the hands of Princeton, Middlebury picked up 9-0 victories over Haverford and Drexel.

February 1, 2010

In an anticipated match-up of two teams ranked in the top ten nationally, Williams topped Middlebury 79-64 in front of a huge crowd at Pepin Gym on Saturday. The fourth-ranked Ephs improve to 19-1 overall and 5-0 in NESCAC play, while eighth-ranked Middlebury drops to 17-2 and 4-1 in conference action. For the game the Ephs shot .537 from the field and connected on 8/16 threes, while Middlebury hit .355 and was 6/21 from behind the arc.

February 1, 2010

The Middlebury College men's squash team had a busy weekend with four matches played. The Panthers earned a 9-0 win over Vassar before falling to Princeton by the same score. Middlebury rebounded with 9-0 victories over Haverford and Drexel. The trip continues on Monday with a visit to Hamilton.

February 1, 2010

The Panther women's hockey team had little trouble with Wesleyan as they extended their unbeaten streak to six games with a 9-0 win over the Cardinals. The victory was the 403rd of his career for Middlebury (12-4-1, 9-2-1) head coach Bill Mandigo, but the first against his brother Doug, the interim head coach of Wesleyan (3-14, 1-11), in Kenyon Arena. The seventh-ranked Panthers improve to 39-0-2 all-time vs. Wesleyan, and return to action next weekend at Conn. College and Hamilton.

February 1, 2010

The Middlebury College men's hockey team gained four valuable NESCAC points over the weekend, topping Colby 7-4 on Friday before earning a 5-2 win over Bowdoin (11-5-1, 8-4-1) on Saturday afternoon. The Panthers (9-3-4, 6-2-4) return to action on Tuesday night when they host Plattsburgh at 7:00 p.m.