Panther is national basketball player of the year

MIDDLEBURY — Alex Sobel, a senior forward on the Middlebury College men’s basketball team from Setauket, N.Y., has been named the Player of the Year. PANTHER MEN’S BASKETBALL forward Alex Sobel is an amazing shot blocker as well as play maker.Independent file photo/Steve James This season’s NESCAC Player of the Year and Defensive Player of the Year — the first player in league history to earn both those honors in the same season — was also named a First-Team All-American by both the National Ass … (read more)

Women’s lacrosse starts rolling again

In 2019 and 2022 the Middlebury College women’s lacrosse program won NESCAC and NCAA Division III titles. 

Five local football players picked for Vt. Shrine squad

Five seniors from local high school football teams have been selected to play for Vermont in the 70th Annual Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl.

Karl Lindholm: Kelly, Noelle, and ‘the Bat!’

“The Bat” sits prominently on the windowsill in the office of Middlebury College softball coach Kelly Bevere. It’s a crummy old bat really, not much good for anything now, worn out, pretty much out of hits, but assuming a deservedly honored spot. 

Panther baseball takes two of three from Swarthmore

The Middlebury College baseball team swept a Sunday doubleheader from Swarthmore, 4-2 and 9-2, to improve to 3-2 on the season.

Middlebury ski teams 10th in the nation

The Middlebury College ski teams finished 10th out of 22 teams at the 2023 NCAA Championships held in Lake Placid this past weekend, with 215 points.

Scoreboard and schedule for Mar. 16

Here’s what happened in Addison County sports recently, plus the schedule of upcoming games and events.

Middlebury College relay earns All-American status; pentathlete competes on national stage

Panther athletes found a measure of success at NCAA D-III meet in Alabama this weekend.

Plattsburgh sends Panther women’s hockey home from NCAA tournament

The Middlebury College women’s hockey team’s effort to repeat as NCAA champion came to an end on Saturday.

Panther hockey proves they deserve to be in NCAA tourney by demolishing Suffolk

The Middlebury College women’s team were excited to get a playoff berth, and they showed it in Round 1.

Men’s hoop bested in NCAA regional

The dance came to an end on Saturday night for the Middlebury College men’s basketball team, when a relentless Nichols College used its quickness to shrug off an early Panther surge and prevail, 73-66, on the Panthers’ home court in an NCAA Division III r … (read more)

Panther track & field athletes to compete at national championship

A Middlebury College women’s relay team qualified for this week’s Division III NCAA Track & Field Championship by winning at a last-chance qualifying meet at Tufts University this past Saturday.

Panther nine wins one of three to open spring

The defending NESCAC champion Middlebury College baseball team opened its season this past weekend with one win in three non-league games played at Huntingdon College in Montgomery. 

Men’s lax declaws Polar Bears in season debut

The Middlebury College men’s lacrosse team shrugged off an early 4-1 deficit on Sunday on its way to a 21-15 victory over visiting Bowdoin in the season opener for both teams.

Men’s hoop wins NCAA first-round game

The host Middlebury College men’s basketball team dominated the second half of Friday’s first-round NCAA Division III tournament game against Worcester State in rolling to a 76-51 victory.