MIDDLEBURY — The 18-4-3 Middlebury College women’s hockey team this weekend will be hosting the NESCAC final four, with the league’s automatic NCAA Division III berth at stake as well as the NESCAC playoff championship.
The top-seeded Panthers will meet No. 5 Trinity (15-8-2) at 1 p.m. on Saturday, while No. 2 Amherst (21-1-3) will face third-seeded Connecticut College (15-7-3) at 4 p.m. The winners will meet on Sunday at 2 p.m. Amherst has one league loss, giving the Panthers, unbeaten in NESCAC, the top seed.