Wesleyan outscored Middlebury 4-0, over the final 19 minutes to pull out a 9-8 victory and win the 2017 NESCAC Men's Lacrosse Championship Sunday at Garcelon Field. The second-seeded Cardinals (16-1) won their second conference championship in the tournament's 17-year existence, having also won in 2009, and earned the NESCAC's automatic qualifier to compete in the NCAA Division III Tournament.
Charles Midgley made 19 saves in goal and eight different Panthers found the back of the net in a 14-13 victory for sixth-seeded Middlebury over No. 1-seed Bates men's lacrosse in the NESCAC semifinals on Saturday.
The second-seeded Wesleyan University Cardinals never trailed in a 17-12 victory over the fifth seed Tufts University Jumbos in the semifinals of the NESCAC Men's Lacrosse Championships Saturday afternoon on the campus of Bates College.
Bates continues its quest for the program’s first conference title when it hosts the 2017 NESCAC Men’s Lacrosse Championship at Garcelon Field this weekend. The semifinals are set for Saturday and the championship game will be played Sunday.
Sixth-seeded Middlebury upended No. 3 Amherst in the NESCAC Men's Lacrosse Quarterfinals. Danny Jacobs scored with just over a minute to play and Charles Midgley made three big saves in the close seconds for the Panthers.
The Tufts men's lacrosse team used a dominant third quarter to pull ahead and held off a late Bowdoin rally to earn a 12-11 victory in the quarterfinals of the NESCAC Championship on Saturday afternoon at Pickard Field.
Bates clinched the top seed in the NESCAC Men’s Lacrosse Championship for the first time in program history by virtue of its win over Connecticut College on April 22. The Bobcats finished the regular season with a 10-0 mark in conference play, and are the first NESCAC team to go unbeaten in league play since 2005 when Middlebury went 9-0. The NESCAC Quarterfinals are set for Saturday, April 29. Wesleyan, Amherst, and Bowdoin join Bates as quarterfinal hosts. The highest remaining seed following the quarterfinals will host the semifinals and championship on Saturday, May 6 and Sunday, May 7.