JOHNSON — The Middlebury College women’s basketball defeated host Johnson State, 57-52, on Nov. 24, to improve to 3-0. Middlebury returns to action on Saturday at Skidmore at 2 p.m.
Middlebury held off a late surge vs. the 1-4 Badgers, who cut the Panther lead to two with 44 seconds left, but a layup and three free throws iced the win.
Colleen Caveney scored five points as the Panthers took a 14-9 lead after one period. Middlebury settled for a five-point lead at the half, 26-21, after leading by 23-13 late in the second period.