Articles by: Kevin Ahn

The Cheap Seats

The Cheap Seats

*Prior to the start of the interview Ethan vanderWilden: Hey, before we start could we turn  this into a dual cheap seat with Alan like when Chad  Ochocinco did one with Terrell Owens?  Echo: Sure, why not. So how did you both first get into  ultimate frisbee?  vanderWilden: Well, we were both together when we  signed up on the email […]

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Field hockey wins their game 3-1 over nationally ranked Trinity Bantams

Field hockey wins their game 3-1 over nationally ranked Trinity Bantams

An impressive run continues for field hockey, beating nationally ranked Trinity Bantams. Continuing their impressive start to the season, the Women’s field hockey team extended their winning streak to three and remain undefeated thus far. Taking on the nationally ranked Trinity College for the first time this year, the Mules earned a hard-fought victory against the Bantams. Trinity field hockey […]

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Student athletes set sights beyond sports, aim to give back to community

Student athletes set sights beyond sports, aim to give back to community

Many people do not think about the impact of student athletes off the field. However, Colby athletes do so much more than just their respective sport. Each year numerous sports teams participate in fundraisers, drives, and more. With so much attention and focus on athletics changing to become a more competitive force in the NESCAC and beyond, it is often […]

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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? […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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. […]

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