Articles by: Ben MacLean

Ski Program places 10th in the NCAA Division I Championships

Ski Program places 10th in the NCAA Division I Championships

In what has been a remarkable season, the Colby Alpine and Nordic Skiing walked away from the NCAA Division I Skiing Championships last week in a combined 10th place. Olivia Amber ’17, Amy Bianco ’17, Silas Eastman ’17, Zane Fields ’19, from the Nordic team and Michael Boardman ’17 and Mardi Haskell ’17 from the Alpine team represented the Mules […]

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Women’s Basketball advance to the NESCAC semifinals after 48-39 win

Women’s Basketball advance to the NESCAC semifinals after 48-39 win

With a minute and a half left in the game, Colby guard MK Caverly ’17 had the ball at the wing. The shot clock ticked down and she drove left on her defender, Middlebury’s Betsy Knox ’20. Right as she got to the elbow, Caverly crossed right and drove to the basket. As Knox extended her arms to block Caverly’s […]

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Williams wins NESCAC Women’s Swimming & Diving Championships

Williams wins NESCAC Women’s Swimming & Diving Championships

Traveling to Bowdoin always poses a challenge for any Colby team, but it presented an even greater threat this past weekend as the women’s swimming and diving team also had to go up against nine other schools in the NESCAC Championships. Of the 11 teams facing off, four teams (Williams, Amherst, Conn, and Bates) were ranked in the top 25 […]

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Scoring surge haults in Men’s Basketball losses

Scoring surge haults in Men’s Basketball losses

Two weeks ago, Colby Men’s Basketball were owners of a season-high three game winning streak which featured a victory over rival Bowdoin and dismantlements of Southern Maine and Dean. The offense was flying high as the Mules averaged just north of 90 points per game over that span. Forward Patrick Stewart ’16 credited the uptick in offense to the team […]

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