This past weekend the Middlebury College women's lacrosse team participated in United Way of Addison County's Days of Caring at Leicester Central School. The team spent Sunday morning painting the girls' and boys' bathrooms as well as a number of flower boxes and bike racks outside of the school. It was a rewarding experience for the team as they enjoyed giving back to the Addison County community and look forward to continuing their volunteer work in the future.
The IWLCA has recognized 86 schools in Division III as earning Academic Squad honors for the 2013 season. Every school with a team GPA of 3.0 or higher earned Academic Squad honors, including NCAA semifinalists Middlebury. In addition, the IWLCA honored 246 student-athletes from 94 different institutions with inclusion in the 2013 Academic Honor Roll.
Middlebury College women’s lacrosse coach Missy Foote has been named a Regional Coach of the Year by the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA). She earns the honor for the second consecutive season and the seventh time overall.
Middlebury saw its hopes of a national title come to an end as the Panthers fell 8-7 to Salisbury in an NCAA semifinal game at Stevenson University in Maryland. Middlebury ends its season with an 18-3 mark, while Salisbury advances to the NCAA Championship game with a perfect 22-0 record.