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Football struggles against Wesleyan and Amherst

Football struggles against Wesleyan and Amherst

Despite massive improvements against formidable opponents, the Mules dropped their last two games to Wesleyan and Amherst. The two losses put Colby Football at 0-4 overall and at the bottom of the NESCAC standings. The first game, against the Cardinals in Middletown, CT, saw the Mules lose a fourth-quarter lead in what became a 24-21 defeat. The second game, at […]

Rugby defeats Maine rival

Rugby defeats Maine rival

The Colby Men’s Rugby team started their season on September 20 at home under the lights against the University of Maine Farmington. A large crowd filled with parents, friends, and professors supported the Mules as they opened their season. Jonathan Cabour ’17 scored the first try of the 2015 fall season for the Mules as they fell 29-5 to a […]

Cross country starts strong

Cross country starts strong

After a long offseason, the Colby men’s and women’s cross country teams came out of the gate looking as strong as ever. After opening the season ranked 21st nationally in Division III, the men’s team began the season hoping for a win over Bates following last year’s tie. With an impressive time of 19:15, All-American David Chelimo ’17, was able to edge out Bates runner Allen Sumrall by 12 […]

by Drew Ladner· · 0 comments · Editor Pick Sports
Softball and baseball fields near completion

Softball and baseball fields near completion

Construction on the College’s new baseball and softball facilities continues on time, marching towards an expected completion date of October 31. The new fields are just one of many improvements made to campus over the summer, and are expected to provide numerous benefits not only for Colby Baseball and Softball, but also the College and Waterville communities as a whole. […]

by Will Levesque· · 0 comments · Editor Pick Sports, Featured, Sports
Men’s lacrosse loses in first round of playoffs

Men’s lacrosse loses in first round of playoffs

It was an up-and-down season for the Colby men’s lacrosse team. The squad recorded impressive wins against NESCAC rivals Trinity, Connecticut College, Bowdoin, and Williams, but they could never get enough momentum going to make a serious push for the league title. The Mules finished the season 8-7 overall and 4-6 in the NESCAC, to capture eighth place in the […]