The Middlebury College men's golf team used a pair of stellar rounds over two days to win the NESCAC Golf Fall Qualifier on Sunday afternoon at Shuttle Meadow Country Club. Tied for first with Williams following day one, the Panthers turned in an impressive day two total of 290 for a two-day total of 585, 12 strokes ahead of the second place Ephs.
The Panther men's tennis team was impressive at the Dartmouth Shootout over the weekend, competing against several Division I and III teams. Senior Andy Peters (Baltimore, Md.) won the 16-man "A" singles flight, with three straight-set victories.
The Middlebury College women's soccer team scored two goals in the final 19:22 of the opening half and went on to pick up a 2-0 win over Colby. Middlebury, ranked fifth in New England, moves to 4-2-1 overall and 2-2 in NESCAC play. The Mules fall to 2-2-3 overall and 0-2-3 in league play.
The Panther women's volleyball team moved to 3-0 in NESCAC play with a pair of wins in Maine. On Friday night, the Panthers earned a 3-1 (25-17, 21-25, 25-18, 25-12) win over Colby, before beating the host school of Bates on Saturday, 3-0 (25-13, 25-14, 25-14).
The Middlebury College cross country teams both convincingly captured the State Championship, with the events taking place on campus. The meet was also the final home meet for 36-year head coach Terry Aldrich, who will be retiring this December. A legends race was held following the varsity races, with a ceremony to honor Aldrich following.
The Panther women's golf team finished second overall at its own invitational tournament, finishing with a two-day total of 692. Williams won the event with a 652 at the Ralph Myhre Golf Course, while Vassar finished the six-team event third overall with a 706. Georgiana Salant of Williams won medalist honors with a 155.
In another top 10 national battle, Middlebury dropped its second straight game as the 13th-ranked Panthers fell at #10 Skidmore by a score of 3-0 on a rain-drenched Thoroughbred Field. The Thoroughbreds won their sixth straight to improve to 7-1, while the Panthers fall to 2-3 overall.
The Middlebury College men's soccer team remained unbeaten and un-scored upon Wednesday evening with a 4-0 defeat of Plymouth State University in a non-conference men's soccer battle at Panther Field.
The Panther football team scored on three of its last four possessions but it wasn't enough, as Colby (1-1) held on for a 38-27 win over the Panthers (1-1) on Alfond Field. The Mules out-gained the Panthers 469-377 on the day, while holding a 38:10 to 21:50 advantage in time of possession.