Middlebury

August 23, 2012

The Middlebury College men’s and women’s tennis team have both earned the ITA All-Academic Team Award. The honor is open to any ITA program that has a cumulative team grade point average of 3.20 or above (on a 4.00 scale). 

July 24, 2012

Action is complete at the 2012 ITA summer event hosted by Middlebury College. CLICK HERE for the final results.

July 21, 2012

Middlebury College is hosting its first Summer ITA Tennis Tournament. Students from 22 Colleges and Universities will be competing in this year’s event, as well as high school players from across the region.

June 14, 2012

Middlebury College men's tennis player Brantner Jones (Winnetka, Ill.) has been named an ITA Tennis All-American for the second straight season. The sophomore played much of the season at #3 singles, before taking over the #1 spot on April 7th. He earned an overall record of 17-8 in ’11-’12 with a 10-match winning streak. 

May 24, 2012

Middlebury College men's tennis player Brantner Jones (Winnetka, Ill.) has been eliminated in the round of 16 at the NCAA Tennis Individual Championships at Cary Tennis Park in Cary, N.C. Jones opened the tourney on Thursday morning with a 6-4, 7-5 victory over Wil Drougas of Case Western Reserve. Later in the day, the sophomore battled Nicholas Ballou of Cal-Lutheran, falling 6-1, 6-4, one round shy of the quarterfinals. He finishes up his season with a 17-8 mark for the Panthers.

May 18, 2012

Middlebury College men's tennis player Brantner Jones (Winnetka, Ill.) will represent the team at the 2012 NCAA Individual Championships. The 32-man field begins play on Thursday, May 24th with matches taking place at Cary Tennis Park in Cary, N.C.

May 13, 2012

The Middlebury men’s tennis team saw its season come to a close with a 5-2 loss at the hands of Johns Hopkins in the NCAA Regional Finals on Sunday. The Panthers end their 2012 campaign with a 14-7 record.

May 12, 2012

The Middlebury College men's tennis team advanced to the NCAA Regional finals with a 5-0 win over Grove City at Johns Hopkins. The Panthers (14-6) will take on the host school at noon on Sunday with a trip to the NCAA Quarterfinals online.

May 11, 2012

Two members of the Middlebury College men’s tennis team were honored when the NESCAC announced its All-Conference teams. Sophomore Brantner Jones (Winnetka, Ill.) earned a spot on the first-team in singles, while senior Derrick Angle (Troy, N.Y.) earned second-team honors in singles. The duo will help lead the team into this weekend’s NCAA Regional at Johns Hopkins.

May 7, 2012

The Middlebury College men's tennis team will make its 11th consecutive trip to the NCAA Tournament when they travel to Johns Hopkins for a regional from May 11-13. The Panthers will take on the winner of the Penn St.-Harrisburg vs. Grove City match on Saturday, May 12th at 2:00 p.m. If victorious, they will battle the Johns Hopkins/Elizabethtown winner on Sunday, May 13th in the regional final.

May 5, 2012

The Middlebury men’s tennis team dropped a hard-fought 5-1 battle to Amherst at Williams in the NESCAC semifinals. The Panthers fall to 13-6 on the season, while 28-2 Amherst will battle Bowdoin for the NESCAC title on Sunday.

May 4, 2012

Middlebury advanced to the NESCAC semifinals with a 5-4 win over Bates in a first-round match played at Williams. The Panthers will take on Amherst on Saturday  1:00 p.m. with the winner advancing to Sunday’s title match. Middlebury improved to 13-5 on the year, while Bates  falls to 10-8.

May 1, 2012

The Middlebury men's tennis team will look for its seventh NESCAC Championship this weekend. The 2012 edition of the six-team tournament opens on Friday at Williams with first round action between Bates and Middlebury along with Trinity and Bowdoin. Winners from Friday will advance to Saturday’s semifinals and face either Amherst or Williams. 

April 28, 2012

The Middlebury men’s tennis team ended its regular season with a 9-0 NESCAC loss to top-ranked Amherst at home. The Jeffs improved to 26-2 with their 12th straight win, while the seventh-ranked Panthers fell to 12-5 overall.

April 13, 2012

Middlebury dropped a NESCAC match on Friday, falling at #3 Williams, 7-2. The #7 Panthers fall to 10-3, 2-1 in the league, while the Ephs improve to 11-0, 3-0 in NESCAC play.

April 25, 2012

Middlebury won its second match in as many days as the seventh-ranked Panthers picked up a 6-3 win over #28 MIT (13-4). Middlebury improves to 12-4 overall and will entertain NESCAC foe Amherst on Saturday, while the Engineers see their eight-match winning streak come to an end in their regular season finale.

April 24, 2012

The seventh-ranked Middlebury men’s tennis team improved to 11-4 on the season with an 8-1 victory over #22 Skidmore (8-6). The Panthers return to action on Wednesday when they host M.I.T.

April 14, 2012

The Middlebury men's tennis team dropped it second straight NESCAC match, falling at home to Bowdoin, 5-4. The #7 Panthers fall to 10-4 overall, 4-2 in the NESCAC while the #9 Polar Bears improve to 8-5, 4-1 in the league.

April 7, 2012

The Middlebury College men’s tennis team, ranked seventh in the nation, posted a 9-0 victory against Connecticut College in NESCAC matches played on the South Tennis Courts Friday. The Panther men improve their record to 9-2 with a perfect 2-0 mark in the NESCAC, while the Camels fall to 5-4 with a 0-1 record in conference play.

March 30, 2012

The Middlebury men’s tennis team ended its spring break with a pair of hard-fought matches against a pair of the nation’s top teams. The #7 Panthers found themselves down 2-1 following doubles play against #12 Pomona. Sophomore duo Andrew Lebovitz and Brantner Jones put on an impressive display at number one doubles with an 8-3 victory helping the Panthers avoid a sweep.

March 26, 2012

The Middlebury men's tennis team won two of its first three matches taking place in California over spring break. The Panthers opened with a 6-3 loss to Vanguard before bouncing back with an 8-1 victory over Biola. After a match with Chapman was rained out, Middlebury topped Concordia by a score of 7-2.

March 16, 2012

The Middlebury men's tennis team cruised to a 9-0 win over Tufts in a NESCAC match played on campus. The Panthers took all three doubles matches by scores of 8-4, with six straight-set victories in singles play. Alec Parower, ranked 37th, earned a 6-3, 6-1 win at #1, while #44 Brantner Jones was a 6-0, 6-0 winner.

March 11, 2012

The Middlebury College men’s tennis team opened up spring action with four matches taking place indoors on campus. The Panthers are currently ranked seventh nationally to begin spring play, as they prepare to host Tufts on Friday before heading on their annual spring break trip on March 23rd.

October 9, 2011

The Middlebury College men's tennis team sent its starting lineup to Dartmouth over the weekend, with the remainder of the squad competing at Bates. The events were the final ones of the fall season for the Panthers, with match play beginning in March.

September 25, 2011

The Middlebury College men's tennis team was in action at the 2011 ITA Regional Championships hosted by Williams. The tournament is comprised of a 64-man singles bracket and a 32-team doubles bracket, with winners advancing to the ITA National Championship.

September 18, 2011

The Middlebury men’s tennis team won five of six flights at its own invitational tournament over the weekend. The Panthers boasted six of eight singles finalists and three of four doubles teams appearing in the finals. Middlebury’s Alec Parower defeated his teammate Brantner Jones in the final match of the day, capturing the “A” final, 6-2, 6-1.

September 17, 2011

Day one is complete at the 2011 Middlebur Invitational Men's Tennis Tournament. First-year coach Bob Hansen has seen his players advance into nine of the top 12 singles slots, with five Middlebury doubles teams owning eight of the semifinal slots. Semifinal action continues on Sunday morning at 9:00 a.m.

July 8, 2011

Middlebury College has named Bob Hansen as the new head coach of the men’s tennis program. Hansen comes to Middlebury from the University of California Santa Cruz, where he has served as the head men’s coach for the past 30 years.