Articles by: Kevin Ahn

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 […]

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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 […]

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Penalties cost men’s lacrosse in 16-10 loss

Penalties cost men’s lacrosse in 16-10 loss

This past weekend Colby Men’s Lacrosse fell to the Williams College Ephs 10-16 at home. Williams took a strong lead early in the game, making a comeback difficult for the Mules. After losing on Saturday, the Mules now have an overall record of 2-9 and a conference record of 1-6. Despite the score, the combined shot total for the game […]

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Softball splits weekend after snapping four-game losing streak

Softball splits weekend after snapping four-game losing streak

After heading down to Clermont, Florida over spring break, the women’s softball team broke a four-game losing streak last Friday against Husson before falling to the same team the next day. Over the break, the Mules played an impressive 10 games in just six days. The team had mixed results over this break, ending up 4-6. In the first game […]

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One-on-One with Blaise MacDonald

One-on-One with Blaise MacDonald

After a great season, the Echo goes one-on-one with men’s ice hockey coach Blaise MacDonald to discuss his thoughts on the team, the season, and the future of the program. The Colby Echo: Looking back on the season what did you do differently that helped turn the team into a top contender in the NESCAC? Blaise MacDonald (BM): Well, you […]

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Young talent and chemistry provides hope to end baseball team’s playoff drought

Young talent and chemistry provides hope to end baseball team’s playoff drought

After months of preparation and practice, the men’s baseball team is expected to begin season following a scheduled trip to Florida over spring break. Sophomore Matt Mitchell  noted that “the whole team has great chemistry this year, which is one of the factors that contributes to any baseball team’s success.” Mitchell also expressed that he is excited to start the […]

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Promising season for men’s hockey meets bitter end

Promising season for men’s hockey meets bitter end

In a game that can only be described as a nail-biter for the more than 1,000 fans in attendance, the Colby men’s hockey team fell to Wesleyan University 5-4. Both teams played very well, but unfortunately Colby was unable to come away with the win, bringing an end to their spectacular season. The Mules had played Wesleyan in conference play […]

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Middlebury proves too much for Women’s Hockey in weekend doubleheader

Middlebury proves too much for Women’s Hockey in weekend doubleheader

This past weekend, the Colby women’s hockey team took on Middlebury (7-4-1) in a two-game series. The women headed over to Vermont on Saturday and lost to Middlebury 6-0. The next day the two teams faced off again with Colby losing 8-1. These two games brought the Mules to an overall record of 0-19-3 and a conference record of 0-15-1. […]

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A winning weekend gives Men’s Hockey first place

A winning weekend gives Men’s Hockey first place

On Friday night, the men’s ice hockey team faced off against the seventh ranked Hamilton Continentals and came away with a 1-0 victory. On Saturday afternoon, the Mules took on Amherst College in a game that was tight throughout until Colby pulled away in the final period to win 5-2. The two wins rocketed Colby to the top of the […]

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