Middlebury saw its season come to an end with a 4-2 loss in the NESCAC semifinals at Bowdoin. Danny Palumbo scored a pair of first-period goals to lead Bowdoin to the win on Saturday afternoon at Watson Arena. The fifth-seeded Panthers end their season with a mark of 13-11-2.
Two members of the Middlebury College men’s hockey team were honored when the NESCAC announced its all-conference teams. First-year player Matt Silcoff (Thornhill, Ont.) was named the NESCAC Rookie of the Year, while junior defenseman Robbie Donahoe (Canton, Mass.) earned second-team honors. The duo will help lead the team into this weekend’s NESCAC semifinal match-up at Bowdoin on Saturday.
The Middlebury College men's hockey team has advanced to the semifinal round of the NESCAC Tournament for the 13th time in 14 years. The Panthers will travel to Bowdoin to take on the Polar Bears on Saturday, March 2nd at 4:00 p.m. Williams will take on Trinity at 1:00 p.m. with the title game scheduled for 2:00 p.m. on Sunday. Ticket information will be available on Tuesday.
Middlebury advanced to the NESCAC semifinals for the 13th time in 14 years as they held on for a 4-3 upset win at Amherst. The fifth-seeded Panthers (13-10-2) received a pair of third period goals from Louis Belisle on its way to the victory over fourth-seeded Amherst (15-7-3) at Orr Rink.
The Middlebury men's hockey team will travel to Amherst for a NESCAC Quarterfinal game on Saturday, February 23rd. The Panthers and Jeffs will face-off at 1:00 p.m. with the winner advancing to next weekend's NESCAC Championship weekend.
The Middlebury men's hockey team lost for just the second time in its last eight games, falling at 10th-ranked Amherst 5-3 in the regular season finale for both teams. Final NESCAC standings will not be available until Monday night, when Bowdoin and Trinity play a make-up game which will have a significant impact on the standings.
Middlebury's Matt Silcoff posted two goals and an assist as the Panthers defeated Hamilton 6-1 in a NESCAC game at Hamilton's Russell Sage Rink on Feb. 15. Middlebury (12-9-2 overall, 11-4-2 NESCAC) led 4-0 before the midway point of the first period and have won six of their last seven games.
Middlebury earned a split of a two-game set with Williams (12-7-3, 9-5-2), topping the Ephs 3-1 in Kenyon Arena. The Panthers (11-9-2, 10-4-2) have now won five of their last six games, returning to action next Friday at Hamilton.
The Middlebury men’s hockey team saw its four-game winning streak come to an end with a 6-2 loss at Williams on Saturday. The home-and-home series continues on Sunday when the Ephs (13-5-3, 10-3-2) visit the Panthers (10-9-2, 9-4-2) for a 4:00 p.m. game in Kenyon Arena.
Due to the impending storm expected to blanket the northeast, several schedule changes have occurred for Middlebury College Athletic events. The men’s and women’s NESCAC basketball games scheduled for Friday, February 8th vs. Trinity have been moved to Sunday, February 10th. The men will play at 5:00 and the women will follow at 7:00. Saturday’s games vs. Amherst have now also been postponed. The men’s game will be made up on Tuesday, February 12th at 7:00 p.m., while the women will play on Wednesday, February 13th at 7:00 p.m.
Middlebury won its fourth straight game as the Panthers picked up a 3-2 win over Trinity in Kenyon Arena. The Panthers improve to 10-8-2, 9-3-2 in the NESCAC and return to action next Friday night when they host Williams. The Bantams fall to 11-5-3, 8-3-3 in NESCAC play.
Middlebury broke open a 3-3 game with three unanswered goals in the third period on its way to a 6-3 win over Wesleyan (9-8-2, 5-6-2) on Friday night in Kenyon Arena. The Panthers (9-8-2, 8-3-2) outshot Wesleyan 36-17 in the game and will return to action on Saturday when they host Trinity at 4:00 p.m.
The Middlebury College men’s hockey team will look to raise money and awareness for the Wounded Warrior Project during its home games on February 1-2. The Panthers will be wearing camouflage jerseys against Wesleyan on Friday at 7:00 and Trinity on Saturday at 4:00. The game-worn jerseys will be auctioned off via silent auction throughout the games and can be picked up following Saturday’s game.
Visiting Middlebury earned a sweep of its NESCAC weekend by hanging on for a 5-4 victory at Tufts in conference men's hockey action at Valley Forum II on Saturday afternoon. Louis Belisle and Brendan McGovern all scored a goal and an assist for the Panthers, who had defeated Connecticut College 4-1 on Friday night.
The Middlebury men's hockey team will have a "white-out" game on Friday, February 1st at 7:00 p.m. when the team hosts Wesleyan. All fans are encouraged to wear white to the game to support the Panthers.
Robbie Donahoe and Louis Belisle each earned a goal and an assist to lead visiting Middlebury to a 4-1 NESCAC victory against Connecticut College at Dayton Arena on Friday night. The Panthers improve their record to 7-8-2 while upping their mark to 6-3-2 in conference play.
Fourth-ranked Bowdoin avenged one of only two blemishes on its schedule, as the Polar Bears blanked Middlebury 3-0 in Kenyon Arena. The Panthers (6-8-2, 4-4-2) previously earned a 4-4 road tie at Bowdoin (15-1-1, 10-1-1) back on November 17th. The Panthers return to action next weekend at Connecticut College and Tufts, while Bowdoin hosts Southern Maine on Tuesday.
Chris Brown scored the game-winner 5:01 into the third period to lift Middlebury to a 5-3 win over Colby in Kenyon Arena. Middlebury held a 38-21 shots advantage in the game as Liam Moorfield-Yee made 18 saves in goal to pick up his first career win. The Panthers (6-7-2, 5-2-2) return to action on Saturday when they host Bowdoin at 4:00 p.m., while Colby (3-12-1, 1-9-1) visits Williams.
The Middlebury hockey teams are proud to announce their annual "Skate With The Panthers" event. The women will be available on Saturday, January 12th following the 3:00 p.m. game vs. Amherst, while the men will host fans following the 4:00 p.m. game on January 19th vs. Bowdoin. Team photos will be given out at each event with players available to skate with as well as sign autographs.
The Panther men's hockey team dropped a non-league game at Plattsburgh on Friday night, falling 7-1. The Panthers fall to 5-7-2 overall, returning to action next weekend when they host Colby and Bowdoin on Friday and Saturday in Kenyon Arena.
Top-ranked Norwich scored two goals in the game’s final 7:57 to pick up a 3-1 road win at Middlebury’s Kenyon Arena on Tuesday night. The Cadets improve to 12-1 on the season, while the Panthers fall to 5-6-2. Middlebury returns to action on Friday night when they visit 10th-ranked Plattsburgh on Friday night.
Matt Silcoff scored two third period goals 2:02 apart to lift Middlebury to a 4-3 win at Wesleyan. Next up for the Panthers is a visit to Trinity Saturday, while the Cardinals entertain Williams Saturday as each team completes its NESCAC weekend.
Trinity’s Ben Coulthard made a career-high 53 saves to lead his team to a 2-1 victory over visiting Middlebury in NESCAC hockey at Williams Rink in the Koeppel Community Sports Center. Trinity, ranked No. 15 in the nation, moves to 6-3-2 overall and 3-1-2 in the NESCAC while snapping a five-game winless streak against the Panthers.
Babson held off a late charge by Middlebury to pick up a 2-1 win over the 12th-ranked Panthers (4-3-2) in Kenyon Arena. The Beavers (6-2-2) advance to the championship game of the Middlebury College Holiday Classic where they will take on Manhattanville, a 4-1 winner over Wentworth at 4:00 p.m. on Monday. Middlebury will battle Wentworth in the third place game at 1:00 p.m.
Middlebury outshot Wentworth 17-6 in the third period but could not earn the equalizer as the 12th-ranked Panthers (4-4-2) fell 3-2 to the Leopards (6-5-1) in the third place game of the 20th Annual Middlebury College Holiday Classic. Middlebury finished the contest with a 33-19 shots advantage as they return to NESCAC play at Wesleyan and Trinity this weekend.
The Middlebury men’s hockey team will host the 20th Annual Holiday Classic Tournament on Sunday, December 30th and Monday, December 31st at the Kenyon Arena. Manhattanville will take on Wentworth at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday with the Panthers meeting Babson at 4:00 p.m. The consolation game will take place at 1:00 p.m. the following day with the title game slated for 4:00 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for students and seniors, while Middlebury College I.D. holders are admitted for free.
Middlebury suffered its first NESCAC loss of the season, falling 4-2 to #12 Amherst (5-3-1, 4-2) in Kenyon Arena. The 11th-ranked Panthers (4-2-2, 3-1-2) are now idle until they host their annual Holiday Classic Tournament on December 30th and 31st.
Ben Wiggins scored 31 seconds into overtime, lifting 11th-ranked Middlebury to a 5-4 victory over Hamilton (1-4-2, 1-3-1) in Kenyon Arena. The Panthers (4-1-2, 3-0-2) return to action on Saturday when they host Amherst at 4:00 p.m., while the Continentals travel to Williams.
The Middlebury men's hockey team will hold a "white-out" game on Saturday, December 8th at 4:00 p.m. when the team hosts Amherst. Everyone is encouraged to wear white to the game to help support the team!
Middlebury College men’s hockey player Louis Belisle (Repentigny, Que) has been named the NESCAC Player of the Week. Belisle tied the school’s modern day record for goals (4) and points (6) in a game in Middlebury's victory over Tufts on Saturday. After scoring two goals in the first period, he earned his hat-trick in the second and later added a fourth goal.
Louis Belisle tied the school’s modern day record for goals (4) and points (6) in a game as 11th-ranked Middlebury (3-1-2, 2-0-2) earned a 9-2 win over Tufts (3-3-1, 1-2-1). The last Panther to score four in a game was Matt Snyder in November of ‘01, while the last six-point effort came from David Bracken in February of ’00.
Connecticut College scored with 1:35 left to earn a 3-3 tie with Middlebury in the home-opener for the Panthers (2-1-2, 1-0-2). The Camels (1-2-1, 0-2-1) return to action at Williams tomorrow, while Middlebury will host Tufts at 4:00 p.m.
Norwich’s Colin Mulvey scored with 6.7 seconds left to lift the #2 Cadets to a thrilling 5-4 victory over their long-time archrival Panthers in the 2012 PrimeLink Great Northern ShootOut championship game on Saturday night at Kreitzberg Arena.
The Middlebury men’s hockey team advanced to the championship game of the 15th annual PrimeLink Great Northern Shootout with a 3-2 win over Plattsburgh on day one. The Panthers (2-0-1) advance to Saturday night’s final at Norwich, where they will take on host school or St. Thomas in the title game at 7:00 p.m.
The Bowdoin and Middlebury men's ice hockey teams played to a 4-4 tie in a battle of nationally-ranked squads on Saturday afternoon at Sidney J. Watson Arena. The Polar Bears and Panthers both stand at 1-0-1 following today's contest.
Middlebury scored two power play goals and added an empty-netter on its way to a 5-2 road win at Colby. The game was the season-opener for both teams Friday night at Alfond Rink. Middlebury will play at Bowdoin on Saturday at 4 p.m., while Colby will entertains Williams College at 3 p.m.
Season tickets are now on sale for the 2012-13 Men's Hockey season. Tickets may be purchased at the McCullough Student Center or CFA box offices during regular business hours, or by going to go.middlebury.edu/tickets or by calling (802) 443-6433.