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Let’s get a win, Colby

Let’s get a win, Colby

In which Co-Sports Editor Will Walkey gripes about the fact that Colby refuses to win at any sport. He then offers a solution.

Women’s Basketball prevails in the NESCAC Quarterfinal

Women’s Basketball prevails in the NESCAC Quarterfinal

Colby Women’s Basketball earned a massive 75-66 win over Connecticut College this past Saturday to earn their ticket to the NESCAC final four. Mules will face the top-seeded Tufts Jumbos on Saturday at 2:00 P.M. in Medford, Massachusetts. Colby came into the game in New London, Connecticut as the fifth seed, the team’s highest since the 2011-12 season. In addition, […]

by Will Walkey· · 0 comments · Editor Pick Sports, Sports
Men’s Basketball clinches crucial playoff berth

Men’s Basketball clinches crucial playoff berth

Colby Men’s Basketball has earned themselves a spot in the NESCAC playoffs after two crucial home victories over Connecticut College and Wesleyan  University this past weekend. They hold the eighth seed and will play top-seeded Trinity College in the quarterfinals this Saturday in Hartford, Connecticut.  The Mules were on the verge of playoff contention at the start of last week […]

by Will Walkey· · 0 comments · Editor Pick Sports, Sports
Men’s Basketball posts 14-8 record in strong season

Men’s Basketball posts 14-8 record in strong season

While many students have enjoyed some time off this January, winter teams have been hard at work since the conclusion of the fall semester. The men’s basketball team has been particularly  busy, facing  many ups and downs, including a trip to Florida, an outbreak of the stomach flu and a ten-game winning streak. With only a handful of games remaining […]

by Grace Bucking· · 0 comments · Editor Pick Sports, Sports

Men’s Basketball defeats Polar Bears to improve to 5-1 overall

Colby’s Men’s Basketball continued their blistering start with a triplet of victories over the past weeks. Raising their current streak to five, the Mules show no signs of slowing down. Since their overtime loss vs. the College of Staten Island in their season opener, the Mules have only found success as their current overall record stands at an impressive 5-1. […]

by James Burlage· · 0 comments · Editor Pick Sports, Sports
Remembering Jack Sandler: 1980-2015

Remembering Jack Sandler: 1980-2015

Russ Ollis shares his opinions regarding the loss of his coach, Jack Sandler. Sandler passed away at the age of 35 after collapsing due to a heart attack on a treadmill. His loss was felt by the entire Colby campus, and he will be dearly missed.

Cross Country Ends Season Strong

Cross Country Ends Season Strong

This past weekend, both the men’s and women’s Cross Country teams capped off their seasons at the New England Division III Championships. Many Colby runners had great showings in what were valiant efforts by  the men and the women. The New England Division III Championships took place this past weekend in Waterford, CT. 58  teams competed in what would prove […]

by Jacob Adner· · 0 comments · Editor Pick Sports, Sports
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 […]

by Will Levesque· · 0 comments · Editor Pick Sports, Sports
X. Country ready for ECACs

X. Country ready for ECACs

Men’s and Women’s cross country both raced at the NESCAC Championships this past weekend. The men, with their number one runner out, earned an eighth place finish while the women finished seventh. The team looks towards ECACs this weekend.

Football defeats Continentals 24-19 in first win of the season

Football defeats Continentals 24-19 in first win of the season

After four weeks of competition, Colby football at last procured its first victory of the 2015 season against Hamilton College on Saturday, October 24. The pressure was high for both teams going into the game, as neither had won a game yet this year. The Mules were especially inclined to top their opponent, with their seven-game head-to-head winning streak against […]

by Grace Bucking· · 0 comments · Editor Pick Sports, Sports