Middlebury

December 6, 2012

Registration for the Middlebury women's lacrosse clinic & full field tournament on Sunday, March 3rd 2013 is now closed.  The clinic is filled to capacity and late registrations will not be accepted.  Please contact Morgan Maciewicz at mmaciewicz@middlebury.edu with any questions.  

October 23, 2012

Eight of the most recognizable names over the past 30 years of men's and women’s lacrosse were formally inducted as the newest members of the National Lacrosse Hall of Fame Saturday evening (10/20) at the Grand Lodge in Hunt Valley, Maryland.

October 4, 2012

Middlebury College women’s lacrosse coach Missy Foote has been named the IWLCA (Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Association) regional coach of the year.  Foote, representing the Pilgrim region, led her team back to the final four for the first time since ’07.

September 26, 2012

The Middlebury women’s lacrosse team participated in Middlebury's United Way's "Day of Action" on September 22nd at Middlebury's Parent Child Center. Donning "Live United" t-shirts, the women worked from 9-11 a.m. to paint a hallway, bathroom, outdoor storage shed and stain children's wagons. Maintaining the building allowed for a healthier learning and growing atmosphere for the children and a safer and cleaner environment. 

August 23, 2012

The IWLCA has recognized 61 schools in Division III as earning Academic Squad honors for the 2012 season. Every school with a team GPA of 3.0 or higher earned Academic Squad honors.

May 30, 2012

Middlebury College women’s lacrosse coach Missy Foote has been named to the class of 2012 for the National Lacrosse Hall of Fame. This year’s eight-person class will be officially inducted in a ceremony Saturday, Oct. 20, at The Grand Lodge in Hunt Valley, Maryland. Joining her in the class of 2012 are: Jen Adams, Roy Colsey, Brian Dougherty, Kelly Amonte Hiller, Jesse Hubbard, Tim Nelson, and Cindy Timchal.

May 24, 2012

Three members of the Middlebury College women’s lacrosse team earned All-American honors from the IWLCA (Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association). Junior Margaret Souther (Scarsdale, N.Y.) was named to the first team, while senior Lily Nguyen (Oakland, Calif.) and first-year player Katie Ritter (Middlebury, Vt.) earned third-team honors. 

May 19, 2012

Middlebury saw its season come to an end with a 15-7 loss to Salisbury in the NCAA semifinals at Montclair State in New Jersey. The Panthers were making their 15th trip to the final four, ending their season with a 15-5 mark. Top-ranked Salisbury improved to 22-0 overall and will make its fifth trip to the NCAA Championship game on Sunday.

May 22, 2012

Five members of the Middlebury College women’s lacrosse team were honored when the IWLCA (Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association) announced its All-Region teams. Senior Lily Nguyen (Oakland, Calif.), junior Margaret Souther (Scarsdale, N.Y.) and first-year player Katie Ritter (Middlebury, Vt.) were named to the first-team,  while senior Elizabeth Garry (Mamoroneck, N.Y.) and sophomore Liza Herzog (Baltimore, Md.) earned second-team honors. 

May 21, 2012

The Middlebury College women’s lacrosse team, along with the three other NCAA semifinalists, were involved in “Community Outreach” while at the championship weekend in Montclair, New Jersey. The Middlebury athletes took part in the event on Friday, May 18th, with lots of smiling faces among the Panthers and their new friends.

May 15, 2012

The Middlebury College women's lacrosse team will make its 15th trip to the NCAA Final Four when they take on Salisbury this weekend in a semifinal match-up at Montclair State. The Panthers will take on the Gulls at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 19th, with Trinity and Cortland State to follow at 4:00 p.m. The NCAA Championship game will take place at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday.

May 9, 2012

Middlebury had little trouble with Norwich, handing the Cadets a 19-1 loss in an NCAA Tournament first-round game on Kohn Field. The Panthers (13-4) advance to an NCAA Regional at Gettysburg on Saturday, where they will take on Montclair St. The Cadets end their season with a record of 13-2.

May 13, 2012

The Middlebury College women’s lacrosse team defeated defending national champion Gettysburg, 15-9, in the NCAA Regional Finals on Sunday afternoon. The victory sends the Panthers (15-4) to the final four to face top-ranked and unbeaten Salisbury University (21-0) in the national semifinals on Saturday, May 19, at 1 p.m. at Montclair State University. 

May 12, 2012

Middlebury overpowered Montclair State, holding the Red Hawks to just one shot and forcing 17 turnovers in the opening half alone on its way to a 12-5 win. The Panther offense was patient to start with Katie Ritter’s tally standing as the only score for the first 12 minutes.

May 10, 2012

The Middlebury College women's lacrosse is making its 18th NCAA Tournament appearance in the last 19 years and will travel to Gettysburg for an NCAA Regional on May 12-13. Middlebury will take on Montclair State at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, with the Gettysburg vs. Denison game preceding at 11:30 a.m. The winners meet in the regional final on Sunday at 1:00 p.m. with a trip to the final four on the line.

May 9, 2012

Three members of the Middlebury College women’s lacrosse team have earned All-NESCAC honors. Senior Lily Nguyen (Oakland, Calif.) and junior Margaret Souther (Scarsdale, N.Y.) earned first-team honors, while first-year player Katie Ritter (Middlebury, Vt.) earned a spot on the second-team while being named the NESCAC Rookie of the Year.

May 6, 2012

The Middlebury College women's lacrosse team will make its 18th NCAA Tournament appearance in the last 19 years when they host Norwich in a first-round game on Wednesday, May 9th at 5:00 p.m. The winner of the game will advance to an NCAA Regional on Saturday/Sunday. Middlebury earned its way into the tournament with an at-large bid after falling to Trinity 11-10 in the NESCAC Championship game.

May 5, 2012

The Middlebury women’s lacrosse team will make its eighth appearance in the NESCAC Championship game after a 7-6 win over Amherst (12-4) in a semifinal contest at Trinity. The Panthers (12-3) will take on the host school, a 9-8 overtime winner over Hamilton, in the title game at noon on Sunday. The championship game appearance will be the first for Middlebury since ’07, when they won their seventh straight title.

May 6, 2012

Junior attacker Kaitlin Hildebrand scored the game-winning goal with 4.7 seconds left to lead top-seeded Trinity to an 11-10 victory over Middlebury in the NESCAC Championship on Sheppard Field.  Trinity earns the conference’s automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament, while Middlebury is expected to get an at-large bid.

May 3, 2012

The 2012 NESCAC Women’s Lacrosse Championship continues this weekend at Sheppard Field on the campus of Trinity College in Hartford, Conn., as the top-seeded and defending conference champion Bantams will join Amherst, Hamilton, and Middlebury this weekend in pursuit of the NESCAC title. Action gets underway this Saturday at 12:00 p.m. with the Bantams taking on the Continentals, and shortly following that semifinal will be the Panthers against the Lord Jeffs. 

April 25, 2012

Emily Whicker scored off a pass from Lilly Wellenbach with 2:16 remaining in the third overtime to lift Williams to a 15-14 upset victory over seventh-ranked Middlebury. The Ephs finish their season at 6-9, 2-8 in the NESCAC, while the Panthers fall to 10-3, 7-3 in league play. Middlebury returns to action Saturday when they host a NESCAC Quarterfinal game at noon.

April 28, 2012

Middlebury advanced to the NESCAC Semifinals with a 12-8 win over Tufts on Kohn Field. The third-seeded Panthers (11-3) advance to next weekend’s championship tournament at Trinity, where they will battle fourth-seeded Amherst. Sixth-seeded Tufts falls to 9-6 on the season. The game was a rematch of last year’s NESCAC Quarterfinals, where the #5 Jumbos knocked off the #4 Panthers, 13-12. 

April 26, 2012

The Middlebury College women's lacrosse team has earned the third seed for the upcoming NESCAC Tournament. The Panthers will host sixth-seeded Tufts in a NESCAC Quarterfinal game on Saturday, April 28th at noon on Kohn Field.

April 21, 2012

Colby outscored Middlebury 7-2 in the second half on its way to an 8-6 win over the sixth-ranked Panthers (10-2, 7-2) on Kohn Field. The eighth-ranked Mules (12-1, 8-1) trailed 4-0 in the game, facing a 4-1 deficit at the intermission. Both teams wrap up their NESCAC regular season next Wednesday as Middlebury visits Williams and Colby travels to Bates.

April 17, 2012

Middlebury led 8-1 and never looked back on its way to a 15-6 win over Union (4-6) on Kohn Field. The sixth-ranked Panthers (10-1) return to action on Saturday morning at 11:00 a.m., when they host eighth-ranked Colby.

April 14, 2012

Third-ranked Trinity closed the first half on a five-goal run on its way to a 13-9 win over #7 Middlebury on Kohn Field. The Bantams improve to 11-0 overall, 7-0 in NESCAC play, while the Panthers fall to 9-1, 7-1 in the league.

April 7, 2012

The Middlebury women's lacrosse team remained undefeated with an 8-5 NESCAC road win at #11 Amherst (6-3, 3-3). The seventh-ranked Panthers move to 9-0 overall and 7-0 in NESCAC play. Middlebury returns to action next Saturday when they host Trinity at 2:00.

April 4, 2012

Middlebury broke open a 5-4 game at the half, holding Hamilton scoreless in the second session on its way to a 10-4 win. The sixth-ranked Panthers (8-0, 6-0) return to action at #11 Amherst on Saturday, while the Continentals (3-6, 2-4) visit Bates on Saturday.

April 2, 2012

Middlebury College women’s lacrosse player Margaret Souther (Scarsdale, N.Y.) has been named the NESCAC Player of the Week. The junior scored six goals, assisted on five others, had 10 draw controls, and scooped up three ground balls in a 2-0 week for the Panthers.

March 28, 2012

Seventh-ranked Middlebury improved to 6-0 on the season as the Panthers picked up an 18-6 road win at Colorado College. Elizabeth Garry scored three goals and assisted on two others to pace Middlebury, as the Panthers outshot their opponents, 35-16.

March 31, 2012

Middlebury remained undefeated on the season as the #7 Panthers (7-0) moved to 5-0 in NESCAC play with a 16-10 win over 11th-ranked Bowdoin (4-3, 3-2). Middlebury held a 22-13 advantage in ground balls, leading the entire game with the exception of a 1-0 deficit. The Panthers return to action on Wednesday when the host Hamilton, while the Polar Bears visit Williams on Sunday.

March 25, 2012

The seventh-ranked Middlebury women's lacrosse team finished an impressive weekend with a 16-5 victory at #10 Tufts in a NESCAC game on Sunday afternoon at Bello Field. Senior Elizabeth Garry scored five goals and Lily Nguyen backed a strong defensive effort with six saves in goal.

March 24, 2012

Seventh-ranked Middlebury won its home-opener as the Panthers (4-0, 3-0) cruised to a 19-6 win over Wesleyan (3-3, 1-3) on Kohn Field. Michaela Colbert, Ellen Halle and Liza Herzog each scored four goals to pace the Middlebury offense. The Panthers return to action on Sunday with an 11:00 a.m. game at Tufts.

March 21, 2012

Middlebury improved to 3-0 on the season with a 16-5 road win at Skidmore. The Thoroughbreds suffer their first loss of the year and move to 3-1, while the Panthers return to action on Saturday with their home-opener vs. Wesleyan at 11:00 a.m.

March 17, 2012

Emma Kramer scored five goals and assisted on three others to help lead the eighth ranked Middlebury College women’s lacrosse team to an 18-10 victory at Connecticut College Saturday. The Panthers improve their record to 2-0 with the win, while the Camels slip to 0-3 with the setback.

March 10, 2012

Middlebury started a 5-0 run late in the first half to pull away from No. 18 Bates women's lacrosse team for a 12-7 win Saturday at Garcelon Field, in the NESCAC opener for both teams. The ninth-ranked Panthers, who were playing their season-opener, return to action at Connecticut College next Saturday.