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.
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).
Former Panther kicker Steven Haschka sits down with Tony Ventrella to talk about his road to a career in football and the mentality needed as an NFL kicker.
Thirty-five years ago, Patty Ross couldn’t wait to leave town. Born and raised Middlebury, central Vermont’s cozy college community with a few thousand year-round residents, she grew up with everybody knowing her business, including her father – the business administrator at Middlebury College.
The Middlebury women’s soccer program will host its annual fall clinic on the Middlebury campus, Sunday, September 9th, 2012. The camp will be a fun and intensive training and learning program for high school girls who are reaching for the collegiate level. It will include both on-field training and classroom sessions. Check out the camp brochure and the sign-up form.
Billy Chapman was recently chosen by d3football.com as a first-team tight end on the website’s national preseason All-American team. Chapman had a prolific season in 2011, leading the NESCAC with 57 receptions. He was second in the conference with 635 yards receiving, while his five touchdown catches were two off the NESCAC pace in 2011.
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.
Former Middlebury College men's lacrosse player Mike Stone ’09 recently played in the Major League Lacrosse (MLL) All-Star game on June 30th in Palm Beach County, Florida. Stone is currently in his third season with the Boston Cannons, enjoying his best year yet with 15 goals and five assists through eight games.
For the first time in school history, Middlebury College has won the Directors’ Cup. The competition is sponsored by the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) and Learfield Sports, in NCAA Divisions I, II and III and in the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA).
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.
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.
Ken LeStrange received the Collegiate Scholar-Athlete Award from the Vermont Chapter of the National Football Foundation at the organization’s annual banquet. LeStrange, a captain and three-year starter on the offensive line, was a key component during the most prolific three-year offensive production in Middlebury history.
The Middlebury men’s golf team successfully defended its status as the NESCAC Golf Champions on Sunday afternoon at Taconic Golf Club in Williamstown, Mass. The Panthers, who have now won four of the last six conference crowns, managed to increase their single-stroke lead over Williams following day one by seven and finished with a two-day total of 626.
A scout representing the National Football League's Washington Redskins and BLESTO Scouting visited Middlebury College on Saturday, April 7 to interview and evaluate junior offensive lineman Ryan Moores (Gloucester, Mass.). The offensive tackle was timed in the 40 yard dash, measured, and evaluated on film and on paper.
The Middlebury @ Skidmore softball doubleheader scheduled for Tuesday, April 10th has been moved to Tuesday, May 1st due to weather.
The Middlebury College women's hockey team will offer two camps late this summer in Kenyon Arena. The "Panther Camp" will run from August 12-14 and is for the College-bound and varsity player. The "Youth Camp" is for boys and girls and will go from August 13-17 with sessions for Mites/Squirts and Pee-Wees/Bantams.
The Middlebury College men's hockey team will offer two camps late this summer in Kenyon Arena. The "Panther Camp" will run from August 15-17 and is for the College-bound and varsity player. The "Youth Camp" is for boys and girls and will go from August 13-17 with sessions for Mites/Squirts and Pee-Wees/Bantams.
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.
The Middlebury College field hockey team recently received the Gladiator by SGI/NFHCA Collegiate National Academic Team Award. The National Academic Team Award recognizes those institutions that achieve a minimum GPA of 3.0 during the first semester of the 2011-12 academic year.
The 2012 Middlebury indoor track and field team epitomizes the adage that records are made to be broken.
Senior Valentin Quan (La Libertad, El Salvador) and junior Jay Dolan (Wareham, Mass.) represented the Middlebury College men’s squash team at the individual national. The duo competed in the 64-person bracket, with matches taking place at Amherst.
Senior Elena Laird (Cambridge, Mass.) and sophomore Abby Jenkins (Latham, N.Y.) represented the Middlebury College women’s squash team at the individual national. The duo competed in the 64-person bracket, with matches taking place at Amherst.
The Middlebury men's and women's hockey teams will both host NESCAC Quarterfinal games on Saturday, February 25th. The women will take on Colby at 1:00 p.m., followed by the men vs. Wesleyan at 4:00 p.m. Tickets are priced at $5 for adults, $3 for students/seniors and are on sale now at: http://boxoffice.middlebury.edu/index.php. You may also call 802-443-6433 or stop by the McCullough box office. One ticket gains you admission to both tournament games. You can also watch the free webcast.
The Middlebury College field hockey program has announced its summer camp schedule for for 2012. The Panther field hockey camp will take place from August 5-7 on the newly rebuilt Kohn Field on campus. CLICK HERE for the camp brochure and be sure to fill out the RELEASE FORM if you plan to attend.
Middlebury Women’s Soccer will host its first summer camp on the Middlebury campus, June 25-27, 2012. The camp will be a fun and intensive training and learning program for high school girls who are reaching for the collegiate level. It will include both on-field training and classroom sessions. CLICK HERE for the camp brochure and sign-up form.
The nordic ski team was recently in action at the College Cup races taking placing in Maine. The Panthers finished fourth overall among 18 teams scoring at the event, as they prepare to open the carnival circuit this weekend at Bates.