Middlebury

May 14, 2014

Middlebury College baseball senior captain Alex Kelly (Rockville, Md.) has earned second-team All-NESCAC honors. Garnering his first all-conference laurel, the fourth-year Panther led the team and ranks fourth in the NESCAC in hitting this year with a .383 average, while pacing the squad in several other offensive categories.

May 4, 2014

Tufts, the ninth-ranked team in the nation, took a pair from Middlebury on a wet and windy Sunday afternoon at Forbes Field. The Jumbos, hosts of next weekend’s NESCAC baseball tournament, improve to 30-5 overall, while the Panthers end their season at 5-24. Tufts took game one by a 6-0 score, and won the second half of the twinbill, 10-1.

May 3, 2014

The Middlebury baseball team split a pair of low-scoring games at Forbes Field on a breezy Saturday against Bowdoin. The Polar Bears earned a come-from-behind 2-1 win in game one, but the Panthers rebounded for a 3-2 victory in the nightcap. Middlebury concludes its season with a 12:30 p.m. home doubleheader on Sunday against Tufts, while the Polar Bears play a single game at Saint Joseph’s.

May 2, 2014

Due to the possibility of unfavorable weather later in the day on Saturday, the Bowdoin at Middlebury baseball doubleheader has been changed. Originally scheduled with a first pitch at noon, the twinbill will now begin at 10:00 a.m.

April 30, 2014

Due to the forecast, the baseball game scheduled for Wednesday, April 30th at Plymouth State has been cancelled. Middlebury will wrap up its season this weekend when they host Bowdoin on Saturday and Tufts on Sunday in a pair of doubleheaders.

April 29, 2014

Middlebury dropped a non-league game on Tuesday, falling by a score of 10-8 at Skidmore (10-21) at Castle Diamond. The Panthers (4-21) will be right back in action on Wednesday afternoon when they visit Plymouth State. 

April 27, 2014

Middlebury dropped a pair of contests Sunday afternoon on the road to in-state foe Castleton State at Spartan Field. Featuring a pair of stellar pitching performances from both sides, the hosts grabbed game one by a 2-0 score, and improved to 25-8 overall with a 2-1 win in the nightcap. The Panthers return to the field on Tuesday for a 4:00 p.m. game at Skidmore.

April 26, 2014

The Middlebury baseball team dropped both ends of its Saturday afternoon doubleheader to Trinity at a rainy and windy Forbes Field. The Bantams (13-16) earned a 4-1 win in game one, and combined for 10 runs in the final three innings of the nightcap for an 11-0 victory. The Panthers will travel just down the road for a twinbill on Sunday with Castleton State at noon, while Trinity hosts Brandeis.

April 23, 2014

Union pitcher Andrew Beaule tossed a complete game in a 10-2 victory over Middlebury on Wednesday afternoon at Central Park. With the win, the Dutchmen improve to 16-6-1 on the year while Middlebury falls to 4-16. The Panthers return to action on Saturday in a home doubleheader with Trinity starting at noon.

April 19, 2014

Amherst utilized three big scoring innings Saturday afternoon in an 11-3 victory, earning a three-game NESCAC West series sweep against Middlebury at Forbes Field. The Panthers (4-15, 2-10 NESCAC) return to the field for a Wednesday game at Union at 4:00 p.m., while the Lord Jeffs (21-5, 7-1 NESCAC) host Hamilton on Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.

April 18, 2014

The Middlebury baseball team dropped both ends of its NESCAC West home-opening doubleheader on Friday afternoon to Amherst at Forbes Field. The Lord Jeffs (20-5, 6-1 NESCAC) earned a 3-0 win in game one, and edged the Panthers (4-14, 2-9 NESCAC) in the nightcap 2-1 in 10 innings. The teams will conclude the three-game series on Saturday at noon.

April 16, 2014

With the possibility of stormy weather in the forecast, the Amherst at Middlebury NESCAC West baseball series originally scheduled for a single game on Friday, April 18 and a doubleheader on Saturday, April 19 has been changed. The series will now begin with two games played on Friday starting at 2:00 p.m. on Forbes Field. The single nine-inning game will now be played on Saturday, April 19 at noon. Check back for further updates as they become available. 

April 16, 2014

The Plattsburgh @ Middlebury baseball game scheduled for Wednesday, April 16th has been postponed. No make-up date has been announced at this time.

April 13, 2014

Middlebury defeated Hamilton 10-3 on Sunday in the rubber game of a NESCAC West series at Royce Field. The Panthers (4-12, 2-7 NESCAC West) scored the game’s first 10 runs. Middlebury’s Logan Mobley held the Continentals (8-9, 1-4 NESCAC West) to one hit over five shutout innings and the Panthers took advantage of five Hamilton errors and five wild pitches.

April 12, 2014

The Middlebury baseball team split a pair of NESCAC West games on Saturday afternoon at Hamilton, earning a 12-8 win in game one in eight innings, before falling in the second contest, 7-2. The teams will conclude their three-game series on Sunday at 11:00 a.m.

April 11, 2014

The Middlebury at Norwich baseball game scheduled for Wednesday, April 16th has been cancelled. Middlebury will host Plattsburgh that day at 3:30 p.m., in a game originally scheduled for April 2nd.

April 9, 2014

Due to field conditions at Hamilton, the Middlebury @ Hamilton NESCAC West baseball series scheduled for Friday, April 11 and Saturday, April 12 has been moved to a day later. The series will now begin with two games played on Saturday starting at noon, and the single nine-inning game will be played on Sunday, April 13 at 11:00 a.m. Check back for further updates as they become available.

April 7, 2014

The Middlebury @ St. Michael's baseball doubleheader scheduled for Tuesday, April 8th has been postponed. No make-up date has been announced at this time. 

April 5, 2014

The Middlebury baseball team dropped both ends of a NESCAC West doubleheader on Saturday to Wesleyan. In the opener, the Panther bats were held in check in a 1-0 seven-inning loss. During the nightcap, the Cardinals manufactured a run in the bottom of the ninth for a 4-3 win. The Panthers hope to return to the diamond on Tuesday when they travel north for a twinbill against St. Michaels.

April 4, 2014

Johnny Read went 2-4 at the plate in his first collegiate game, but Middlebury fell to Wesleyan by a 7-1 count Friday during NESCAC West baseball action. The teams will complete their three-game series Saturday with a doubleheader scheduled to start at noon.

March 31, 2014

The Plattsburgh @ Middlebury baseball game scheduled for Wednesday, April 2nd has been postponed. No make-up date has been announced at this time.

March 29, 2014

Williams completed a three-game sweep of Middlebury with 4-2 and 20-2 wins on Saturday in a NESCAC West doubleheader played in Tucson, Arizona. The Panthers (2-8, 0-3) hope to return to action on Wednesday when they are scheduled to host Plattsburgh.

March 28, 2014

Middlebury dropped game one of a three-game NESCAC West set with Williams (4-3, 1-0) on Friday by a score of 18-5. The two teams will go at it again on Saturday in Arizona with games two and three of the series. The Panthers fall to 2-6 overall, 0-1 in NESCAC play.

March 26, 2014

The Middlebury baseball team fell to 2-5 on the year after a 14-3 loss to Concordia Wisconsin (4-3) on March 26th. The Panthers are off on Thursday before beginning a three-game NESCAC West series with Williams.

March 25, 2014

The Panther baseball team won two of three games over a two-day stretch in Tucson, Arizona. Middlebury earned its first win of the year by thumping Cal Tech 17-2 on March 24th. The following day after dropping a tough 4-3 game to Carthage, the team rebounded with a 15-13 victory over Lawrence.

March 23, 2014

The Middlebury baseball team is 0-3 through its first three games in Arizona on its annual spring break trip. The team played its season-opener on Saturday, March 22nd, falling by a score of 21-5 to Claremont. While the game was the first of the year for the Panthers, the Stags were playing their 24th of the season.

March 18, 2014

The Middlebury baseball team finished the 2013 season with a 12-19 overall record and tied for third with a 4-8 mark in the NESCAC West. With a mix of seasoned veterans and talented underclassmen, the Panthers will have their sights set on higher goals in the spring of 2014.