Articles by: Jacob Adner

Men’s Hockey sweeps Bowdoin

Men’s Hockey sweeps Bowdoin

Colby Men’s Ice Hockey came out victorious in two defining games against major NESCAC rival Bowdoin this past weekend. Each game told a different story that resulted in a Colby victory. A back and forth battle on Friday night followed by a great comeback on Saturday wrote another chapter in the rivalry’s storied history. The loaded weekend began Friday night […]

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Women’s Rugby advances to national tournament

Women’s Rugby advances to national tournament

After beating top seed University of Maine Orono (UMO) 38-22 last Saturday, the Colby Women’s Rugby Football Club (CWRFC) won their conference and qualified for their first USA Rugby DII National tournament. After losing only one game this season—against UMO, 17-5 in the season opener—CWRFC has jumped into uncharted territory. Colby had a strong season, showcasing their talent in defining […]

Football makes second half push, but falls to Bates 21-19

Football makes second half push, but falls to Bates 21-19

The Colby football team played a hard-fought game against Bates College this past weekend. Colby, coming off their impressive win over Hamilton, looked to keep the momentum going against one of their biggest rivals. Resilient play by the Mules helped them to a close finish in Lewiston, but ultimately wasn’t enough. Bates dominated the first half in all facets of […]

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Volleyball shows strong indivual performances in Pennsylvania tourney

Volleyball shows strong indivual performances in Pennsylvania tourney

Playing eight games in eight days would tire any athlete out. However, the volleyball team stayed strong through their grueling schedule, playing NESCAC rivals Bowdoin and Tufts before playing Gordon, Scranton, Catholic, DeSales, and Swarthmore. Valiant effort in each contest attests to the strong will of the Mules. The string of games began on the road at Bowdoin on October […]

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Football defeats Williams in season opener, 9-7

Football defeats Williams in season opener, 9-7

The boys of fall came to play this past weekend ready to prove themselves on the turf. The Mules’ team effort resulted in what they hope will be a season defining win against the Ephs. Back and forth play all game came down to the wire with the game decided in the final seconds. In the opening quarter Colby capitalized […]

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Men’s Soccer plays well against tough opposition, starts 1-2-1

With back in session, and Colby’s Men’s Soccer hit the field in stride. Strong performances in the first four games have Colby looking like a strong side. The Mules opened the season with a difficult 1-0 loss at home to St. Joseph’s.  Late in the game, a ball deflected off of multiple people before finding the back of the net […]

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Softball beats Bates twice

Softball beats Bates twice

Colby athletics were out in full force this past weekend with many teams competing on campus, but the softball team shined the brightest by finishing their season in style with two impressive wins over Bates in a double header. Colby took the first game with a resilient team effort in what would tally to a 7-6 win. The second game […]

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Baseball goes 0-3 to Tufts

Baseball goes 0-3 to Tufts

Just like the spring flowers taking form here on campus, the Colby men’s baseball team has come into their own in the last few weeks. The Mules were riding a 5-1 record in their past six games and looked to keep their impressive streak going. They held a 10-15 record going into this past weekend’s action against the Jumbos of […]

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Softball loses two against Williams

Softball has endured an up-and-down season so far. They beat the University of Maine at Farmington with handily twice but fell to the Ephs of Williams College twice.

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Men’s Tennis begins season

Men’s Tennis played their first tournament of the season against MIT. The young team put forth a valiant effort.

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