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Colby Football wins CBB second year in a row

Colby Football wins CBB second year in a row

The Colby football team closed out their season with a contest for the books. The Mules secured the Colby-Bates-Bowdoin (CBB) trophy Sat. night with a 47-34 win over Bowdoin’s Polar Bears. Dick McGee Head Coach for Colby Football Jack Cosgrove has started off his fruitful tenure on Mayflower Hill with two of such trophies in two years. Colby’s closing game […]

Women’s Rugby falls to Bryant State

Women’s Rugby falls to Bryant State

Colby women’s rugby played a tough game against Bryant State team this weekend. In a game played for an advantageous playoff position after an undefeated season, Bryant State came on top 19-14. Nov. 2nd was crisp. On a Colby women’s rugby came to play, and they brought in a crowd. The crowd came to see two of the best 15 […]

Devastator of the week: Will Bedingfield

Devastator of the week: Will Bedingfield

The devastator of the week is Will Bedingfield `22 from the Men’s rugby team, scoring a hat trick over the weekend. The Colby Men’s Rugby Football Club travelled up I-95 to Orono for their final regular season game against the Black Bears of the University of Maine. The Mules were chasing an undefeated season, and with that the top seed […]

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Colby Boxing hits Waterville

Colby Boxing hits Waterville

One of Colby’s hottest new organizations, the Boxing Club, debuted this semester. Led by founder Zeke Edwards-Mizel `22, the club trains out of O’Leary’s Fitness in downtown Waterville every Sunday at 3 p.m.  The club caters to range of comfort levels; while some members have been boxing for a few years, most are brand new to the sport. Newcomers and […]

Cross Country members work together to keep coach

Cross Country members work together to keep coach

In late July, members of the college’s cross-country team received an email from the administration that Jared Beers `01 would no longer be serving as their coach for the winter and spring track seasons. Instead, Beers would hold an administrative position in which he would not interact with or train students. Almost immediately, over 20 students replied to this email […]

Homecoming Weekend Sports Recap

Homecoming Weekend Sports Recap

Over the Homecoming weekend Colby athletics saw some mixed success overall.  Cross Country  To start off the weekend, Colby Cross Country hosted the Maine State cross country meet at Quarry Road, one of the more difficult routes in the state. Despite the fact that both the men and women’s teams were each missing one of their top runners, Colby finished […]

Your weekend recap with the Colby College Mule

Your weekend recap with the Colby College Mule

Men’s Tennis Colby College hosted the Division III regional tennis tournament over the weekend. Jan Wenger `23 grabbed an easy two set victory over a Springfield College single before battling the Brandeis third-seeder. In an intense match, Wenger fell with a score of 7-5, 3-6, 6-7. Scott Altmeyer `20 played singles as well, but he was knocked out in the […]

Rugby triumphs over UMaine Farmington

Rugby triumphs over UMaine Farmington

On Saturday, Sept 21, the Colby Men’s Rugby Club took on UMaine Farmington at home. Traditionally, the UMF–Colby rivalry has been potent, both representing the two best clubs in Maine rugby. In years past, however, Colby hasn’t come up on top. Two years ago, the game ended in heartbreak as UMF scrambled together two last second tries to take the […]

Weekend Recap

Weekend Recap

To start off the weekend recap, the Men’s soccer team secured their first conference win of the season with a dominant 4-1 victory over Trinity. Colby Men’s soccer followed up a stunning double overtime victory over Maine Maritime Academy with a showcase of offensive and defensive prowess. The Mules were the clear leaders in the first half, outshooting the Bantams […]

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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 […]

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