Men's Tennis


The eighth-ranked Middlebury men’s tennis team went 2-0 during a pair of matches played Saturday at Proctor Courts. The Panthers opened the day with a 6-3 NESCAC win over #12 Bowdoin (9-6, 4-2 NESCAC) in a morning match. The Panthers took on RPI (10-4) in the afternoon, cruising to a 6-3 win. Middlebury (14-2, 5-0 NESCAC), winners of seven-straight matches, returns to action with a 4:00 p.m. home match Tuesday against Skidmore.


The Middlebury men’s tennis team earned its third win in three days, extending its winning streak to five matches with an 8-1 win at Trinity (7-5, 3-2). The eighth-ranked Panthers (12-2, 4-0) return to action on Saturday when they host Bowdoin at 10:00 a.m.


The eighth-ranked Middlebury men’s tennis team (11-2, 3-0) picked up its fourth straight win and second in as many days, topping #29 Wesleyan (8-5, 3-4) by a score of 7-2 on the road. The Panthers will take on Trinity in a road match on Sunday.


In a key NESCAC matchup between a pair of nationally-ranked opponents, #8 Middlebury improved to 10-2 overall and 2-0 in the conference with a 6-3 win at #5 Williams (8-3, 2-1) Friday afternoon in men’s tennis action. The Panthers, winners of four of their last five matches, continue a three-match road trip with an 11:00 a.m. match Saturday at #29 Wesleyan.


Middlebury College men’s tennis player Brantner Jones (Winnetka, Ill.) has been named the NESCAC Player of the Week. The senior was a part of two wins during the 10th-ranked Panthers’ narrow 5-4 team victory against 18th-ranked Gustavus Adolphus.