The Middlebury College field hockey team advanced to the NCAA final four after a 1-0 win over Amherst at Skidmore in an NCAA Regional Final contest. The Panthers advance to next weekend’s semifinal round, where they will take on Bowdoin on Saturday, November 19, at 11 a.m. at Nichols College.
The Middlebury cross country teams have both qualified for the NCAA Championships after stellar performances at the NCAA Regionals hosted by Bowdoin. The #3 Panther women won the 53-team regional, topping NESCAC Champion and top-ranked Williams by five points. It is the fourth straight New England women's team title for the Panthers, who shared the top spot with MIT in 2009.
The Middlebury College women’s soccer team advanced to the NCAA Sectionals after topping The College of New Jersey 1-0 in a regional final played on Dragone Field. The Panthers earned their eighth straight shutout, extending their streak to 879:39 without allowing a goal. Middlebury (13-3-2) will take on William Smith in the round of 16, with the dates and times to be announced on Monday/Tuesday.
The Middlebury College women’s volleyball team saw its season come to an end with a 3-1 (21-25, 25-22, 27-25, 25-18) loss to Cortland State (42-1) in an NCAA Regional final at Clarkson. The Panthers finish the season with a 23-9 mark, advancing deeper into the NCAA Tournament than any team in school history.
Middlebury College junior running back Remi Ashkar (Glen Rock, NJ) scored from two yards out on fourth down with two seconds remaining in the fourth quarter to give the Panthers a dramatic 19-17 come-from-behind victory at Tufts in a NESCAC finale on Saturday at Ellis Oval/Zimman Field.