MIDDLEBURY — The Middlebury College men’s lacrosse team continued its recent surge by defeating visiting Bates on Saturday, 10-7. The Panthers used a 4-1 third-quarter run to erase a 5-4 deficit en route to the NESCAC victory.
The Panthers, winners of their last three, improved to 5-5 overall and 4-3 in NESCAC play. Middlebury returns to action on Wednesday with a game at Springfield. The Bobcats dropped to 4-6, 1-6 in league play.