Articles by: Kevin Ahn

The Cheap Seats with Brandon Troisi ’19

The Cheap Seats with Brandon Troisi ’19

As the football season has just come to a close after beating Bowdoin College, the Echo sat down with Brandon Troisi ’19 to discuss Celebrities, Milkshakes, and Autobiographies for this edition of the Cheap Seats. Echo (E): When did you start playing football? Brandon Troisi (T): It was around sixth grade when I was  eleven or twelve. E: Favorite Football Memory? […]

by Kevin Ahn· · 0 comments · Sports
Winter sports look to turn youth into experience

Winter sports look to turn youth into experience

By Kevin Ahn, Sports Reporter and Drew Ladner, Associate Editor Women’s Hockey Women’s hockey will be starting up very shortly as they take on the Bowdoin Polar Bears at Bowdoin on Friday November 17th at 7 p.m. The women’s team will be playing their first home game of the season the very next day in their second game of the Bowdoin series at […]

by Kevin Ahn· · 0 comments · Sports
Men’s hockey takes the ice in annual preseason tradition

Men’s hockey takes the ice in annual preseason tradition

As the fall sports season begins to wind down and the weather gets colder, the winter teams are gearing up for an exciting season. One team in particular, however, gets back to practice as soon as possible so they can be as prepared as possible for their opening game. After a very successful season last year, the men’s hockey team […]

by Kevin Ahn· · 0 comments · Sports
Devastator of the Week: Caitlin Lawlor ’18

Devastator of the Week: Caitlin Lawlor ’18

This week the Echo had an opportunity to talk with senior cross-country runner Caitlin Lawlor ’18. Lawlor has done well this year placing third, fifth, and third in her last three meets. Echo (E): How does it feel to be named Devastator of the Week? Caitlin Lawlor (CL): I’m really hyped about being named Devastator of the Week.  I think […]

by Kevin Ahn· · 0 comments · Sports
The Cheap Seats with Ingrid Klinkenberg

The Cheap Seats with Ingrid Klinkenberg

In this edition of The Cheap Seats, we sit down with Alpine Skiing’s Ingrid Klinkenberg to talk memories, secrets, and Lindsey Vonn. Echo (E): How Long have you been skiing? Klinkenberg (K): 18 years. E: What’s your favorite memory from the ski team? K:  There are so many so I’ll share a couple. Last spring there was a really warm sunny […]

by Kevin Ahn· · 0 comments · Sports
Women’s Soccer continues NESCAC struggles and domination of Maine

Women’s Soccer continues NESCAC struggles and domination of Maine

On Wednesday Sept. 27, Colby Women’s Soccer hosted the University of Southern Maine. The Mules handily beat the Huskies 6-0 to add a win to their record. For their weekend match, the team took on a skilled sixth ranked Middlebury Panthers team. Though a close game throughout, the Mules ended up losing 1-0 to the Panthers. Colby is now 3-4-1 […]

by Kevin Ahn· · 0 comments · Sports
The Cheap Seats with Ethan VanderWilden ’20

The Cheap Seats with Ethan VanderWilden ’20

In this edition of The Cheap Seats, we sit down with Ultimate Frisbee player Ethan VanderWilden ’20 to talk about memories, Christmas music, and Lucky Charms. Colby Echo (Echo): Why did you join Ultimate Frisbee? Ethan VanderWilden (EW): I was a high school athlete and I wanted to stay active and competitive — frisbee seemed like fun so I joined. […]

by Kevin Ahn· · 0 comments · Sports
Golf takes third in tournament

Golf takes third in tournament

This past weekend the Colby men’s golf team participated in the Maine State Championship Tournament alongside nine other teams. The team played well and ended up taking third. The two-day event took place at Martindale Country Club in Auburn, ME. The Mules as a team shot a combined 631 over the course of the competition. That score was just enough […]

by Kevin Ahn· · 0 comments · Sports
Track and field teams place fourth and sixth at NESCAC Championships

Track and field teams place fourth and sixth at NESCAC Championships

As the spring season comes to an end, the men’s and women’s track and field teams travelled down to Bowdoin College to compete in the NESCAC Championship. Both teams had very respectable showings as the women took  fourth place and the men took sixth out of the 11 teams there. Despite the strong effort from both teams, Williams College won […]

by Kevin Ahn· · 0 comments · Sports
Men’s ultimate qualifies for regional tournament

Men’s ultimate qualifies for regional tournament

This past weekend the men’s ultimate frisbee team headed down to Dartmouth College to participate in the Ultimate Frisbee Sectional Tournament. The men had a fantastic showing over the weekend and have advanced to the Regional Tournament. The previous weekend, the 24th-ranked women’s team competed in their own Sectional Tournament but, unfortunately, came up short against Bates and Bowdoin and […]

by Kevin Ahn· · 0 comments · Editor Pick Sports, Sports