Middlebury

December 8, 2004

12/8/04 - For the second straight season, Middlebury College field hockey coach Katharine DeLorenzo has been named the NFHCA (National Field Hockey Coaches Association) New England Coach of the Year. She is one of six finalists for the National Coach of the Year which will be presented in January.<?xml:namespace prefix = "o" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />

December 1, 2004

12/1/04 - Five members of the <?xml:namespace prefix = "st1" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Middlebury College field hockey team were honored by being named to the All-New England team. Juniors Janie Mackey (St. Louis, Mo.) and Channing Weymouth (Plymouth, N.H.), along with sophomore Claire Edelen (Sparks, Md.) were all named to the first team, while senior Ashley Pullen (Oakland, Maine) and sophomore Meghan McGillen (E. Harwich, Mass.) were second-team selections. Mackey then earned second-team All-American honors, while Edelen was named to the second team. The five players helped Middlebury to an 18-2 season and a trip to the NCAA title game.

November 20, 2004

11/20/04 - Middlebury saw its hopes of a national championship come to an end as they fell to Salisbury, 6-3 on the campus of Westfield State College. The Panthers end their second straight season with a loss to the Sea Gulls in the NCAA title game. The two teams combined to set an NCAA Tournament record for goals in a game with nine.

November 19, 2004

11/19/04 - Middlebury (18-1) will makes its second straight appearance in the NCAA Championship game after a 3-0 win over Messiah (20-2) at Westfield State College. The Panthers will take on <?xml:namespace prefix = "st1" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Salisbury, a 2-1 overtime winner over William Smith, in the NCAA Championship game on Saturday at 3:00 p.m.

November 15, 2004

11/15/04 - The Middlebury College field hockey team will make its second consecutive trip to the NCAA semifinals this weekend at Westfield State College. The Panthers will take on Messiah in one semifinal on Friday at 5:00 p.m., while William Smith meets <?xml:namespace prefix = "st1" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Salisbury in the early game at 2:00 p.m. The NCAA title game is slated for Saturday at 3:00 p.m.

November 14, 2004

11/14/04 - Middlebury will make its second consecutive trip to the NCAA semifinals after a 5-1 win over Cortland State in the regional final on Kohn Field. The Panthers have now won 36 of 38 games as they enter next weekend's semifinal match-up with Messiah. The game will take place at either 2:00 or 5:00 p.m. on the campus of Westfield State College in Massachusetts. Salisbury meets William Smith in the early game at 2:00 p.m.

November 13, 2004

11/13/04 - Middlebury had little trouble with Wesley (Delaware) as they picked up a 7-0 win over the Wolverines in an NCAA Regional match-up on Kohn Field. The Panthers advance to take on <?xml:namespace prefix = "st1" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Cortland, a 2-1 overtime winner over Juniata, in the NCAA Regional final on Sunday at 1:00 p.m.<?xml:namespace prefix = "o" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />

November 11, 2004

11/11/04 - Four members of the <?xml:namespace prefix = "st1" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Middlebury College field hockey team were honored as All-NESCAC selections. Juniors Janie Mackey (St. Louis, Mo.) and Channing Weymouth (Plymouth, N.H.), along with sophomore Claire Edelen (Sparks, Md.) were all named to the first team, while senior Ashley Pullen (Oakland, Maine) was a second-team selection. Mackey was also deemed the conference's Player of the Year.

November 10, 2004

11/10/04 - The Middlebury College field hockey team will make its fifth NCAA Tournament appearance this weekend when they host an NCAA Regional on Kohn Field for the second consecutive season. The Panthers have a 9-4 all-time record in NCAA play, winning the title in '98 and advancing to the championship game a year ago.

November 6, 2004

11/7/04 - Williams won its third NESCAC title with a 4-3 overtime victory over Middlebury on Kohn Field. The win avenges an earlier season overtime loss, and a 1-0 loss in the '03 NESCAC title game. The loss snaps a 15-game winning streak for the Panthers and is their first of the season. Williams receives an automatic bid to the 2004 NCAA Championship, while Middlebury will hope for an at-large bid when selections are announced Sunday night.

November 5, 2004

11/6/04 - Middlebury broke open a 1-0 game with three unanswered goals in the second half on its way to a 4-0 win over Colby in the NESCAC semifinals. The Panthers will host the title game on Sunday at noon against the winner of the Williams/Tufts game played later today.

November 1, 2004

11/2/04 - The Middlebury College field hockey team will make its fifth consecutive appearance in the NESCAC Tournament when the host the semifinals and finals on Kohn Field. The Panthers will take on Colby in one semifinal, while Williams meets Tufts in the other contest. The winners will meet at noon on Sunday for the NESCAC title and an automatic bid to the 2004 NCAA Field Hockey Tournament.

October 30, 2004

10/30/04 - Middlebury wrapped up its second consecutive perfect regular season with a 4-2 win over Trinity. The Panthers have now won 33 of their last 34 games and are ranked third in the latest Division III national poll. <?xml:namespace prefix = "o" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />

October 27, 2004

10/27/04 - Middlebury rolled to its 13th consecutive win as they picked up a 6-0 victory at Rensselaer. The Panthers scored five first half goals and never looked back as they out shot RPI, 50-5. Claire Edelen scored a pair of goals in the win, while Ashley Lyddane, Nina Daugherty, Allison Smith and Emily Enos added solo goals. Meg McGillen made four saves in 62 minutes, while Emiko Neithercut played the final eight minutes.

October 24, 2004

10/24/04 - Third ranked Middlebury scored a goal in each half on the way to posting a 2-0 non-conference field hockey win over Keene State College at Owl Athletic Complex on Sunday evening.

October 23, 2004

10/24/04 - NESCAC Player of the Week, Ashley Lyddane scored a hat-trick for the Panthers in a 10-1 victory over Bates on Kohn Field. Middlebury is currently ranked third in the latest Division III National Poll and leads the NESCAC with an 8-0 conference record.

October 18, 2004

10/18/04 - <?xml:namespace prefix = "st1" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Middlebury College field hockey player Ashley Lyddane (Greenwich, Conn.) has been named the NESCAC Player of the Week.


Lyddane had another big week for the undefeated field hockey team as they moved to 10-0, 7-0 in NESCAC play. The junior scored a pair of goals against Williams, including the game-tying goal with 3:06 left in regulation to help the Panthers earn a 4-3 overtime. The win clinched the top spot in the NESCAC Tournament for the fourth-ranked Panthers, who will host the event on November 6th and 7th on Kohn Field.

October 16, 2004

10/16/04 - The Panther field hockey has clinched the top seed for the upcoming NESCAC Tournament with two league games left to play. Middlebury will host the semifinals and championship on November 6th and 7th on Kohn Field. Middlebury is ranked fourth in the latest Division III National poll.

October 9, 2004

10/9/04 - Middlebury scored three first half goals in a 4-0 victory over Amherst on Kohn Field. The 9-0 Panthers are currently ranked fourth in the latest Division III National Poll and are leading the NESCAC with a 6-0 conference record.

October 6, 2004

10/6/04 - Middlebury used five goals in each half to pick up a 10-0 win over Union. The Panthers improve to 8-0 on the season and are ranked fourth in the latest Division III National poll.

October 3, 2004

10/3/04 - Middlebury senior captain Lauren Nicasio scored in overtime to lift the Panther field hockey team to a 2-1 win at Bowdoin on Sunday. The Panthers improve to 7-0 on the year with the victory, while the Polar Bears drop to 4-3.<?xml:namespace prefix = "o" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />

October 2, 2004

10/2/04 - Middlebury 's Reid Berrien (Wesport, Conn.) scored with just 7:17 left in the game to lead the fourth-ranked Panthers to a 2-1 win over Colby College in New England Small College Athletic Conference field hockey Saturday.

September 25, 2004

9/25/04 - Ashley Lyddane led the Panthers to victory with three of the six first half goals in a 6-0 win over Wesleyan. With the win, Middlebury improves to 5-0 on the season.

September 21, 2004

9/21/04 - Middlebury College scored three goals in a 5:25 span of the second-half to post a 4-3 win over Skidmore College in a battle of top-10 field hockey teams.

The Thoroughbreds took a 1-0 lead on Erin Walters-Bugbee's goal at 27:52 of the first half. Emily Enos tied it for the Panthers two minutes later.  Julie Lutz scored off a penalty corner at 11:49 to put Skidmore back on top and Walters-Bugbee made it 3-1 at 10:31.

September 18, 2004

9/18/04 - Middlebury moved to 2-0 in the NESCAC and 3-0 overall with a 7-1 win over Tufts on Kohn Field.<?xml:namespace prefix = "o" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />

 


Claire Edelen gave Middlebury a 1-0 lead at the 28:13 mark with an assist from Ashley Pullen. The two exchanged rolls to increase the advantage to 2-0 just 1:23 later. Middlebury held a lead 4-0 early in the second half before Dana Panzer put the Jumbos on the board with 17:17 remaining. Janie Mackey scored her second goal of the game on a penalty corner, before Edelen tallied her second with 4:13 left to give the Panthers a 6-1 lead. Lacey Farrell notched her first career goal with 1:05 remaining to make it a 7-1 final.

September 14, 2004

9/14/04 - Emily Enos scored on a rebound with just 4:36 left to lift #10 Middlebury to a 3-2 win over #13 Springfield on Kohn Field.

September 11, 2004

9/11/04 - <?xml:namespace prefix = "st1" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Middlebury (1-0, 1-0) picked up a 5-0 victory over host Connecticut College (0-1, 0-1) in NESCAC field hockey action Saturday afternoon.  Junior Emily Enos (South Hamilton, MA) tallied two goals and an assist to lead the Panthers. Claire Edelen (Sparks, MD) added a goal and an assist. The Panthers opened up a 3-0 lead at the half and were able to hang on. Junior goaltender Ashley Kenerson (Wenham, MA) had 25 saves for Connecticut College. <?xml:namespace prefix = "o" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />