Middlebury

May 21, 2005

5/21/05 - Amy Roche, along with the doubles team of Jackie Ross and Claire Smyser competed in the individual NCAA Championships over the weekend at Kalamazoo College. Roche won her first match 6-3, 6-1, while advancing to the quarterfinals with a 6-1, 6-0 win. The sophomore was elminated in the quarterfinal round by a score of 6-1, 6-1. In doubles action Ross/Smyser won their first match 7-6 (5), 6-2, before falling 6-2, 6-3 in the quarterfinals.

May 20, 2005

5/20/05 - The Middlebury women's tennis team officially ended its season as they fell to Amherst, 5-4 in the NCAA third place match. The Panthers trailed 2-1 after the doubles matches, but made it interesting in singles play with the contest coming down to the final match. Amy Roche, Claire Smyser and Emily Holick each earned wins in singles play.

May 19, 2005

5/19/05 - The Middlebury College women's tennis season saw its most successful season in school history come to an end as they fell 5-3 to Washington & Lee in the NCAA semifinals at <?xml:namespace prefix = "st1" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Kalamazoo College in Michigan. The Panthers have one match left in their season, as they will take part in the third-place match on Friday morning.<?xml:namespace prefix = "o" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />

May 18, 2005

5/18/05 - Middlebury has advanced to the NCAA semifinals after a 5-4 win over Gustavus Adolphus in the NCAA quarterfinals at Kalamazoo College in Michigan. The Panthers will take on Washington & Lee, a 5-1 winner over <?xml:namespace prefix = "st1" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Denison, in a semifinal contest at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday. <?xml:namespace prefix = "o" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />

May 11, 2005

5/11/05 - For the first time in school history, the <?xml:namespace prefix = "st1" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Middlebury College women's tennis team has advanced to the NCAA Quarterfinals. The Panthers earned the right after a convincing 5-0 win over Williams in an NCAA Regional Final in Middlebury. The Panthers will take on Gustavus Adolphus in a quarterfinal match on Wednesday, May 18th at 9:30 a.m. at Kalamazoo College in Michigan. The Panthers enter the tournament with a 14-2 overall record and 4-1 record in NCAA play over the past three seasons.

May 8, 2005

5/8/05 - For the first time in school history, the <?xml:namespace prefix = "st1" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Middlebury College women's tennis team has advanced to the NCAA Quarterfinals. The Panthers earned the right after a convincing 5-0 win over Williams in an NCAA Regional Final in Middlebury. The Panthers will take part in the championship tournament on May 18-20th at Kalamazoo College in Michigan.<?xml:namespace prefix = "o" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />

May 7, 2005

5/7/05 - Middlebury advanced to the NCAA regional final with a 5-0 win over Vassar. The Panthers will take on the winner of the Bowdoin/Williams match played later today. The regional final is set for 1:00 p.m. on Sunday. The winner advances to the NCAA Quarterfinals on May 18-20th at <?xml:namespace prefix = "st1" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Kalamazoo College in Michigan.<?xml:namespace prefix = "o" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />

May 6, 2005

5/6/05 - Four members of the <?xml:namespace prefix = "st1" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Middlebury College women's tennis team were honored today by the NESCAC. The four players are preparing to host 5/7-8 NCAA Regional on campus.

May 3, 2005

5/3/05 - Both Middlebury College men's and women's tennis teams will host NCAA Regionals this weekend on campus. Each team will be hosting one of two Northeast Regionals, for first and second round competition.

May 1, 2005

5/1/05 - The Panther women's tennis team hosted the 2005 NESCAC Championships this weekend on campus. Middlebury placed third overall, behind Amherst and Tufts. Sophomore Amy Roche (Cold Spring Harbor, N.Y.) won the prized "A" singles bracket on the weekend, winning five matches en route to the title. Roche cruised to a 6-0, 6-0 win in the semifinals, before a 7-5, 6-0 win in the championship match.

April 26, 2005

4/26/05 - Middlebury College will host the 2005 NESCAC Women's Tennis Championship Friday, April 29th through Sunday May 1st. Defending NESCAC Co-Champion and 2004 National Runner-Up Amherst enters the competition ranked first in the Northeast Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Rankings. Ranked second is Middlebury, followed by Tufts, defending NESCAC Co-Champion Williams, and Bowdoin, 4th, 5th and 6th respectively.

April 23, 2005

4/23/05 - Middlebury cruised to a 9-0 win over Bowdoin in the final match for the Panthers before they host the three-day NESCAC Championship next weekend on campus. Bowdoin will end its regular season with a match vs. Bates on Monday.

April 16, 2005

4/16/05 - The Middlebury College women's tennis team improved to 11-2 on the season as they picked up an 8-1 win over Williams. The Panthers will host Bowdoin next Saturday at 11:00 a.m.

April 10, 2005

4/10/05 - Middlebury's women's tennis team fell to 10-3 on the season as they lost at Amherst by a score of 7-2. The Jeffs took two out of three doubles matches and five out of six in singles play en route to the win.

March 28, 2005

3/29/05 - The Panther women's tennis team went 3-1 on its trip to <?xml:namespace prefix = "st1" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />California over spring break. Middlebury defeated Connecticut College 7-2, topped Depauw 6-3, blanked Pomona Pitzer 9-0 before, falling to Emory 6-3.<?xml:namespace prefix = "o" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />

March 12, 2005

3/12/05 - The Panther women's tennis team opened up its spring season with a 9-0 win over Brandeis at home. Middlebury will head to <?xml:namespace prefix = "st1" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />California at the end of the week for its annual spring break trip.<?xml:namespace prefix = "o" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />

October 17, 2004

10/17/04 - The <?xml:namespace prefix = "st1" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Middlebury College women's tennis team turned in a great team performance last weekend as they captured the New England Intercollegiate Women's Tennis Tournament hosted by Amherst College. The Panthers won two singles and one doubles flight to capture the team title.

October 10, 2004

10/10/04 - Middlebury made it a clean sweep in Maine as they defeated Bates, 9-0. The Panthers had little trouble with the Bobcats, winning five of six singles matches in straight sets. Middlebury won two doubles matches 8-0, while earning an 8-3 win in the third match.

October 9, 2004

10/9/04 - Middlebury improved to 5-0 this fall with a 6-3 win at Colby. The Panthers won five of six singles matches, while dropping two of three doubles contests. Middlebury returns to action in the NEWITT at Amherst on October 15-17th.

October 5, 2004

10/5/04 - The Panther women's tennis team cruised to a 8-1 win over Williams in a NESCAC tennis match-up on Tuesday. Middlebury won five of six singles matches, all in straight sets. The Panthers also captured two of three doubles matches to win the point and come away with a convincing win.

October 3, 2004

10/3/04 - Middlebury won a key NESCAC battle as they defeated Tufts 6-3 on the road. Middlebury won four singles matches on the afternoon and two of three doubles contests.

September 26, 2004

9/26/04 - The Panther women's tennis team took part in the ITA Regional Tennis Tournament hosted by <?xml:namespace prefix = "st1" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Williams College last weekend. Middlebury had more players (4) in the round of 16 than any other school in the tournament.

September 18, 2004

9/18/04 - The Panther women's tennis team had little trouble in their second match of the season as they cruised to a 9-0 win over Union.

September 15, 2004

9/15/04 - The women's tennis team opened up its fall season with a convincing 9-0 win at Skidmore. All six singles players were straight-set winners, while the Panthers cruised in doubles action.