Women's Tennis


In a battle of two top-10 nationally-ranked squads, #7 Bowdoin edged out #10 Middlebury 5-4 in a match played on Proctor Courts. The Panthers (8-5, 3-2) return to action next Friday when they host Tufts, while the Polar Bears will host Williams next Saturday (12-5, 6-1).


The Middlebury women’s tennis team concluded its weekend with a 2-1 record, following a 7-2 NESCAC victory at Wesleyan (4-7, 2-4). The 10th-ranked Panthers (8-4, 3-1) return to action on Saturday when they host Bowdoin at 1:00 p.m.


The 10th-ranked Middlebury women’s tennis team (7-4, 2-1) broke a brief two-match skid, defeating #15 Trinity (8-4, 2-2) by a 7-2 score on the road Saturday afternoon. The Panthers will visit Wesleyan on Sunday.


The 10th-ranked Middlebury women’s tennis team (6-4) dropped a 9-0 decision Friday afternoon to #2 Emory in a match played at Bowdoin. The match was the first of three on the road this weekend. The Panthers will take on #15 Trinity (Conn.) on Saturday followed by a Sunday match at Wesleyan. Both contests will be begin at noon.


Playing its sixth ranked Division III opponent of the spring in nine matches, the eighth-ranked Middlebury women’s tennis team (6-3, 1-1 NESCAC) was tripped up 7-2 Sunday afternoon during a NESCAC dual match against #2 Williams (12-0, 2-0 NESCAC) inside the Nelson Recreational Center. The Panthers will have nearly a week off from competition before they hit the road for a trio of matches next weekend.