Articles by: Aidan Cyr

Baseball suffers back-to-back losses before win over Bowdoin

Baseball suffers back-to-back losses before win over Bowdoin

Last Friday, the Colby baseball team headed down to Bowdoin College, where they took on the Polar Bears in a tightly contested matchup. The Mules fell 5-4 in the contest, which involved high drama as the team almost completed a legendary comeback. The scoreboard may have been a misrepresentation of the game, however, as the Mules outhit the Polar Bears […]

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Multiple track and field athletes take first place at respective meets

Multiple track and field athletes take first place at respective meets

Colby’s Track and Field athletes were all over the northeast this weekend. The women competed in three different states, while the men competed in the Maine Championship meet. The men came away with multiple top finishes, and placed third out of six teams with 81 points. Ahead of Colby were Bowdoin (222 points), and Bates (208.5 points). The big stories […]

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Offense continues domination in women’s lacrosse road wins

Offense continues domination in women’s lacrosse road wins

The week picked up for Colby Women’s Lacrosse last Wednesday when the team put up 18 goals against Bowdoin at the home of the Polar Bears. They ended up doubling the score of the Bowdoin team, who scored nine goals. It was a  huge day for Sasha Fritts ’18, who scored five goals for the Mules to start off an […]

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Crew looks to future after poor performances at Worcester regatta

Crew looks to future after poor performances at Worcester regatta

Over the weekend the women’s and men’s crew teams had  a rough showing at the regatta in Worcester, MA. The men’s team finished third out of five boats with a time of 6:13.42. They also had two other boats compete on Saturday, with the second placing fourth out of four with a time of 6:28.63, while the third finished third […]

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Men’s lacrosse struggles to find rhythm in early season losses

Men’s lacrosse struggles to find rhythm in early season losses

After the tragic death of Coach Jack Sandler last year, Colby Men’s Lacrosse has struggled to get back into form with three different coaches in the past three seasons. After a year with an interim head coach, Coach Guy Van Arsdale is trying to get Colby Lacrosse back on the map. The task is proving difficult as Colby sits at […]

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Track and field stars finish season strong at Division III Championships

Track and field stars finish season strong at Division III Championships

Michaela Garrett ’17, Caitlin Lawlor ’18, and David Chelimo ’17 represented the Mules well this weekend in Naperville, IL at the Division III National Championship. On Friday, thrower Garrett placed tenth in the 20-pound weight throw. Garrett missed the final round by one place as only the top nine throwers advance. The senior’s best throw on the day came to […]

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Two alpine skiers advance to nationals

Two alpine skiers advance to nationals

This past weekend the men and women’s alpine ski teams each qualified to send an athlete—Mike Boardman ’17 and Mardi Haskell ’17—to the Division 1 NCAA Championships, which will be held from March 8 to 11. For Haskell, this was her third time qualifying for the national tournament. Haskell is also a three-time All-American and was named to the All-East […]

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Men’s Basketball finishes rebuilding season with losses to Wesleyan and Connecticut

Men’s Basketball finishes rebuilding season with losses to Wesleyan and Connecticut

It was tough end of the season for the Colby men’s basketball team as they fell to Connecticut College and Wesleyan University this weekend. Adding two more losses to the in-conference season, the Mules finished with a 1-9 record in the NESCAC. On Friday, the Mules faced off against Connecticut College in a closely contested game that featured five ties […]

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Indoor Track and Field teams rack up first place finishes in Maine Championships

Indoor Track and Field teams rack up first place finishes in Maine Championships

Colby’s indoor track and field teams left the Maine State Championship meet this weekend with their heads held high after boasting multiple personal records and impressive victories. Thrower Michaela Garrett ’17 easily surpassed the school record with an incredible throw of 57 feet, five inches. This was Garrett’s third record-breaking throw this season. Colby’s big day continued with its relay […]

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