Articles by: Andrew D'Anieri

Volleyball earns two wins

The Colby Women’s Volleyball Team opened NESCAC play this weekend with a pair of impressive 3-0 victories over Trinity College (0-2 NESCAC, 2-4 overall) and Wesleyan University (0-2 NESCAC, 3-3 overall). The Mules (2-0 NESCAC 5-3 overall) maintained their undefeated home record in the budding new season. Colby began their weekend slate on Friday evening against Trinity in front of […]

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Men’s lacrosse loses in first round of playoffs

Men’s lacrosse loses in first round of playoffs

It was an up-and-down season for the Colby men’s lacrosse team. The squad recorded impressive wins against NESCAC rivals Trinity, Connecticut College, Bowdoin, and Williams, but they could never get enough momentum going to make a serious push for the league title. The Mules finished the season 8-7 overall and 4-6 in the NESCAC, to capture eighth place in the […]

M. Rugby brings back hardware from R.I. tournament

The Colby men’s rugby team didn’t know what  to expect this weekend going into Beast of the East, the top rugby tournament on the East Coast. The Mules are a talented but relatively young team, and they could have been forgiven for letting their inexperience get the best of them against some of the best teams in Division III. But […]

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M. Lax can’t sneak by Hamilton

The Colby men’s lacrosse team fell to Hamilton 12-10 on Saturday in a back-and-forth affair. The visiting Mules took a one-goal lead at Steuben Field in the second quarter, only to concede five unanswered goals to make it 9-5 before halftime. They fought back to make the score 9-8 early in the fourth quarter but were held off by the […]

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Men’s Basketball falls to top-seeded Trinity in finale

The Colby men’s basketball team gave it everything they had last Saturday, coming agonizingly close to upsetting the top-seeded Trinity Bantams in the first round of the NESCAC playoffs on Saturday. The visiting Mules led for long stretches of the game and were unlucky to fall 66-63 in a back-and-forth contest. Colby ends the season at 13-12, while Trinity will […]

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W. Hockey pushing for fourth place as season winds down

The women’s hockey team swept their first NESCAC series of the season over the weekend, with consecutive 2-1 victories over Wesleyan University (8-12-1 overall, 3-10-1 NESCAC) at Alfond Arena. The two wins extended the Mules’ run to five in their last six games to put Colby at 13-9 overall and 5-9 in the conference as the Mules continue their push […]

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