Articles by: Will Levesque

Men’s soccer falls against Amherst and Hamilton

Men’s soccer falls against Amherst and Hamilton

Colby Men’s Soccer endured a rough patch as they dropped two key NESCAC games in as many weekends. Despite the promise shown in the team’s hard-fought 1-0 loss to Amherst on October 15, the Mules were unable to carry on their momentum, falling 4-0 to Hamilton at home this past weekend. While most Colby students were off campus to relax […]

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The Cheap Seats with Tomotaka Cho

The Cheap Seats with Tomotaka Cho

In this week’s edition of The Cheap Seats, we sit down with Colby Men’s Crew coxswain Tomotaka Cho ’18 to discuss his favorite spot to row, teammates, and girl scout cookies. Echo: You’re stuck on a desert island with one of  your teammates. Who do you bring and why? TC:I think I’d bring Freddy Bower ’17. He’s a calm person […]

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The Cheap Seats with Cam Clouse ’18

The Cheap Seats with Cam Clouse ’18

This week we sat down in the Cheap Seats with Colby Men’s Soccer’s own Cam Clouse ’19 to talk about the team, ducks, and well-dressed men. Echo: You’re stuck on a desert island. What three items do you bring?       CC: A bucket. Saran wrap. And a magnifying glass. To purify that water. Echo: Let’s play word association. […]

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Crew wins big at home race

Crew wins big at home race

The past weekend proved a successful one for Colby Men and Women’s Crew as both teams dominated the University of Vermont (UVM) and University of New Hampshire (UNH) in an all-too-rare home meet. The event began bright and early on the Messalonskee Stream in Sidney, ME, where  the men’s varsity eight boats from each school took to the water. Eager […]

M. Lax drops season opener

After an emotional off-season marked by the untimely death of head coach Jack Sandler, Colby Men’s Lacrosse looked to start strong in their season opener against Hamilton College at Alfond Stadium this past weekend. Despite stong showings on both offense and defense, the Mules dropped the match 11-10. The Mules got off to a blistering start, as offensive pressure resulted […]

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Colby Club Hockey completes controversial season

Colby Club Hockey completes controversial season

This past Thursday in the Alfond rink, Colby’s beloved (and unaffiliated) club hockey team faced off in a historic, if somewhat unique, Colby vs. Colby club hockey championship match. The unusual arrangement for the match came as a result of the team “Hounds”  exceptional success this season on the ice. Having won the Sukee Arena Club College Hockey championship last […]

W. Hockey falls in close games

Despite high expectations, this past weekend did not end as well as the Mules hoped, with Women’s Hockey suffering a pair of close 2-1 losses to the Connecticut College Camels. Beginning with a Friday night match on home ice, the Mules opened strong, with the first two periods marked by back and forth play. Neither team was able to break […]

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Men’s Squash starts 2-0, Women open at 1-1

With strong finishes from both Colby Men’s and Women’s Squash last season, excitement was high as they went into their opening matches on November 21. Led by respected coach Sakhi Khan, last year’s NESCAC Coach of the Year, the Mules opened strong, with the men winning both of their opening matches and the women going 1-1.  After finishing last season […]

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The Future of American Rugby

On November 12, USA Rugby announced their intent to start an American professional rugby league in a partnership with the organization PRO Rugby. In rugby circles, the announcement was met with excitement, generating a sense of hope that the United States would finally get the professional rugby it deserves. A far greater number of Americans, however, simply didn’t care, and […]

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Woodsmen finish historic season with another victory

Woodsmen finish historic season with another victory

Coming off impressive seasons thus far, hopes were high for both the men and women of the Colby Woodsmen team as they went into their last meet of the season this past Saturday at the University of New Hampshire. On beautiful fall day in Durham, both teams went on to deliver solid  results to cap off yet another strong season […]

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