HADLEY, Mass. - Middlebury claimed its first NCAA Mens Soccer Championship over the weekend, moving past undefeated Trinity (Texas) in Saturdays championship game at Disneys Wide World of Sports via a 4-3 penalty kick margin. The Panthers played to scoreless ties in the semifinals and championship and finished their 2007 NCAA Mens Soccer Tournament run by not allowing a goal in all five tournament games.
HADLEY, Mass. - Middlebury advanced to the semifinals of the 2007 NCAA Mens Soccer Tournament for the first time in program history with a pair of shutout victories over the weekend, upending Williams 3-0 on Saturday before claiming a 2-0 win over York (Pa.) on Sunday. The pair of victories improved the Panthers record to 11-0-0 at home this season and increased their program-best mark for victories to 17.