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Men’s Swimming and Diving break multiple school records

Men’s Swimming and Diving break multiple school records

With one last lunge at the wall, the Colby Men’s 200 meter medley team, composed of Carter Garfield ’19, John Blackburn ’17, Xander Geiersbach ’20, and Matt Jones ’20 broke the school record—the third record break of their NESCAC championship weekend with a time of 1:33.40. This medley team was impressive, but, it was the depth of relay performances that […]

by Ben Freeland· · 1 comment · Sports
Men’s Hockey clinches second seed following home wins

Men’s Hockey clinches second seed following home wins

Colby Men’s Hockey clinched the No. 2 seed in the NESCAC playoffs, defeating Connecticut College and Tufts at home this past weekend. The Mules ended the season winning six of their last seven games, finishing 13-6-4 overall (11-4-3 NESCAC). This is Colby’s highest playoff seed since they were the No.1 seed in 2008—the Mules have not made the Semifinal round […]

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Women’s Hockey win first two games in their final two games

After the absence of any referees or announcers caused a delay that sent many fans away before the game even started, Women’s Hockey finally took the ice for their final game this past Saturday.  The team capitalized, winning just their second game of the season, but also their second in a row. The week started with a thrilling Valentine’s Day […]

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Indoor Track puts up personal best times at New England Championship

Indoor Track puts up personal best times at New England Championship

Colby’s indoor track teams put up multiple season-best times at the Division III New England Indoor Track and Field Championship this past weekend. The women took 13th at their meet at MIT and the men took 21st at Tufts. These meets had very strong competition, as Colby had to compete against the best DIII track teams from all over New […]

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Women’s Basketball advance to the NESCAC semifinals after 48-39 win

Women’s Basketball advance to the NESCAC semifinals after 48-39 win

With a minute and a half left in the game, Colby guard MK Caverly ’17 had the ball at the wing. The shot clock ticked down and she drove left on her defender, Middlebury’s Betsy Knox ’20. Right as she got to the elbow, Caverly crossed right and drove to the basket. As Knox extended her arms to block Caverly’s […]

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Men’s Hockey rebounds after loss to Trinity with 3-2 victory over Wesleyan

Men’s Hockey rebounds after loss to Trinity with 3-2 victory over Wesleyan

After a tough loss to Trinity College on Friday, the Colby men’s hockey team rallied the next day to overcome a strong Wesleyan defense. Coming into the game with a 10-6-4 record overall and an 8-4-3 record in NESCAC play, the Mules were looking to finish the weekend with a victory. On Friday, Colby suffered a difficult late defeat in […]

by Katie Kelley· · 0 comments · Sports
Men’s Basketball finishes rebuilding season with losses to Wesleyan and Connecticut

Men’s Basketball finishes rebuilding season with losses to Wesleyan and Connecticut

It was tough end of the season for the Colby men’s basketball team as they fell to Connecticut College and Wesleyan University this weekend. Adding two more losses to the in-conference season, the Mules finished with a 1-9 record in the NESCAC. On Friday, the Mules faced off against Connecticut College in a closely contested game that featured five ties […]

by Aidan Cyr· · 0 comments · Sports
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. […]

by Kevin Ahn· · 0 comments · Sports
Williams wins NESCAC Women’s Swimming & Diving Championships

Williams wins NESCAC Women’s Swimming & Diving Championships

Traveling to Bowdoin always poses a challenge for any Colby team, but it presented an even greater threat this past weekend as the women’s swimming and diving team also had to go up against nine other schools in the NESCAC Championships. Of the 11 teams facing off, four teams (Williams, Amherst, Conn, and Bates) were ranked in the top 25 […]

by Ben MacLean· · 0 comments · Sports
Women’s Basketball advances to NESCAC playoffs

Women’s Basketball advances to NESCAC playoffs

With two league wins at home this past week, Colby Women’s Basketball has qualified for the Quarterfinal Round of the NESCAC playoffs, ending the regular season 12-11 overall (4-6 NESCAC) and in fifth place in the NESCAC standings. Colby finished in a three-way tie with Connecticut College and Williams College, but earned the higher seed due to head-to-head victories over […]

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