Middlebury head coach Peter Kim became the first women’s soccer coach in school history to earn 100 wins as the Panthers topped Bates 3-0. He now has a career record of 100-35-18 (.712) in his ninth season as the team’s head coach. With the win, the Panthers have locked up a NESCAC Quarterfinal home game on October 27th, following their regular season finale at Williams this Wednesday.
The Middlebury College football team improved to 5-0 for the first time since ’92 with a 38-23 win over Bates (2-3) on homecoming at Alumni Stadium. The Panthers and their opponent next week Trinity, are the only remaining unbeaten teams in the NESCAC. Middlebury senior wide receiver Zach Driscoll (Concord, Mass.) became the school’s all-time receptions leader in the game with 143, surpassing A.J. Husband who pulled down 138 catches from ’95-’98.
Middlebury clinched the top seed for the upcoming NESCAC Tournament with a 12-0 win over Bates (4-9, 1-8) on Kohn Field. The Panthers (13-0, 9-0) wrap-up their regular season at Williams on Wednesday, before hosting a NESCAC Quarterfinal game on October 27th. If victorious, they will host the NESCAC semifinals and championship on November 3rd and 4th.
The Middlebury College women’s volleyball team had little trouble with Plymouth State (11-15) on Wednesday, topping the Panthers 3-0 (9, 15, 19) in Pepin Gym.
The Middlebury College women's tennis team hosted the Panther Team Cup on campus over the weekend. The Panthers, along with several Division I schools, competed in three-point matches, with duos earning a point for a singles win as well as one for a doubles victory.
Middlebury saw its four-game unbeaten streak come to an end, suffering a 2-0 loss at home to Bates (4-7-2, 1-6-1). The Panthers (6-5-1, 3-5-1) wrap-up their regular season at Williams on Wednesday, before hitting the road for a NESCAC Quarterfinal game Saturday.