The Middlebury country teams took part in the 2013 NCAA Championship races hosted by Hanover College in Hanover, Indiana. The Panther women finished third overall at the championship, while the men earned a school-best seventh-place finish. Johns Hopkins won the 32-team women’s title with 85 points, followed by Williams (137) and Middlebury (185). The 32-team men’s event was captured by St. Olaf (84), who narrowly edged North Central (86), while the Panthers totaled 297 points.
The Middlebury College men’s and women's cross country teams will take part in the 2013 NCAA Championship races hosted by Hanover College in Hanover, Indiana. The 32-team races will take place at Hanover’s nationally renowned campus course with the women’s event at 11:00 a.m. and the men’s race at 12:30 p.m.
The Middlebury cross country teams took part in the NCAA New England Regional hosted by the University of Southern Maine on Saturday. Both Panther teams placed second in the event to Williams, qualifying as a team for the NCAA Championships.
The Middlebury Cross country teams took part in the ECAC Championships at Colt State Park in Bristol, R.I. In an event where the team rests its top seven runners, the Panther women won their fifth consecutive title, finishing with a combined team score of 30 points in a 47-team race. The Middlebury men finished the event in fifth place among 46 teams.
Eleven members of the Middlebury College cross country teams have earned All-NESCAC honors based on their recent performance at the 2013 championships hosted by Connecticut College. Seven women and four men were honored, including NESCAC Rookie of the Year Erzesbet Nagy (Albion, Maine) representing the Panther women. In addition, Nicole Wilkerson was named the NESCAC Women's Coach of the Year.