Articles by: Henry Dodge

Women’s Rugby falls in tournament game 34-12

Women’s Rugby falls in tournament game 34-12

This past weekend, the Colby women’s rugby team clashed against SUNY Albany. The prior weekend, they earned a home game in USA Rugby Division II national tournament with a win against the tough University of Maine—Orono team. The game was played at Tufts University for the right to be declared conference champions and to compete in the national tournament the […]

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Men’s rugby falls in both playoff games, finishes fourth in New England

Men’s rugby falls in both playoff games, finishes fourth in New England

On Saturday the men’s rugby team traveled down to Connecticut to compete in the New England playoff tournament for a chance to advance to the national bracket. The four team tournament consisted of Colby, Tufts, Babson, and division rival University of Maine at Orono. The Mules gained entry into the tournament after finishing second in the northern division. Tufts finished […]

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Cross Country race in NESCAC finals

Cross Country race in NESCAC finals

On a rainy and less-than-ideal Saturday afternoon, Colby College hosted the NESCAC Cross Country Championships. The Quarry Road trails were saturated with water, which made conditions difficult for the highly anticipated meet. The Mules came into the meet with high expectations after coming off an impressive win at the Maine state championship one week prior, and the course was packed […]

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Men’s Cross Country takes 16th, Women 18th, in Westfield Meet

Men’s Cross Country takes 16th, Women 18th, in Westfield Meet

As the leaves turned their fall colors and the weather began to cool the Colby men’s and women’s cross country teams traveled down to Westfield State University in Western Massachusetts to compete in the annual Westfield State meet. Team captain Katie Metayer ’17 said the team travelled to the meet primarily “to preview the course, because that’s where the Division […]

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Field Hockey opens strong

Colby field hockey head coach Kelly Terwilliger made her debut on September 7 at home against crosstown rival Thomas College. The Mules dominated their opponents in all aspects of the game, ending with a 34-3 shot advantage and a 6-1 victory. Merrill Read `19 and McKayla Blanch `17 each notched two goals to help lead the Mules to victory. Read […]

Panthers see off Men’s Lacrosse

Panthers see off Men’s Lacrosse

The Colby men’s lacrosse team looked to notch a signature victory against NESCAC rival Middlebury at home this past Saturday. The sun was out and the wind was blowing on the Hill  as the Mules clashed with the Panthers in one of the final home games this season. Although they gave a valiant effort, the Mules eventually fell 15-10. Goalie […]

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Rugby strong at annual Beast of the East tournament

Rugby strong at annual Beast of the East tournament

The Colby College Rugby Football Club teams headed to Rhode Island this past weekend to participate in The Beast of the East tournament, the largest collegiate rugby tournament in the Western Hemisphere. Both the mens’ and the womens’ teams were fired up for their biggest matches of the spring season, with the men starting off at 7:40 a.m. Saturday with […]

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W. Lax takes loss at Trinity

The Colby College women’s lacrosse team took a brutal loss against Trinity, who was ranked second in the nation at the time.

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W. Indoor Track runs well

Women’s Indoor Track ran well at the Valentine Invitational at Boston University.

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Nordic Skiing races admirably

The Colby Nordic Ski team continued their strong season this January as they competed in their biggest home event of the year, the Colby Carnival at Quarry Road. The Mules had a good crowd on hand and were looking to perform well in the last carnival for this exciting senior class. Sprint freestyle racing, where pairs of skiers switch off […]

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