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Colby Men’s Rugby hosts conference finals

Colby Men’s Rugby hosts conference finals

On Nov. 9, Colby Rugby faced off against Plymouth University for a chance to  reach the New England Rugby Football Union (NERFU) conference final. This game is crucial to not only go to the NERFU finals, but also to continue in the race to regionals.  The Mules started off strong. They booted the ball down the field while the fierce […]

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 Hockey gears up for the start of the season

Women’s Hockey gears up for the start of the season

With the fall sports season coming to a close, the college will look to start up what is sure to be an exciting winter sports season. Nov. 15, will mark the start of the season for several teams, among them is the women’s ice hockey team, which is scheduled to be the only home game of the night. Heading into […]

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Cheap Seats

Cheap Seats

Echo: When and why did you first decide to play Football? Moises Celaya (Celaya): In eighth grade, my soccer team was a bunch of goofballs. I decided to drop soccer and pick up football, to play a sport with guys that took things a little more seriously.  Echo: What’s your favorite memory of Colby football?  Celaya: Winning CBB my freshman […]

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Devastator of the week: First-Year Tyler Morris

Devastator of the week: First-Year Tyler Morris

This week’s devastator of the week is Tyler Morris `23. Morris has gotten off to a blazing hot start since making his way to Mayflower Hill from Weston, Mass. In Williamstown, Massachusetts, Morris was given an opportunity to shine Nov. 2nd in the Cross Country NESCAC Championships. Colby’s Mules were without Collins Kibet `22, a regular scorer, but they still […]

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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 […]

Weekend recap: Fall sports approach end of season

Weekend recap: Fall sports approach end of season

Football Coming into the game, the Mules knew what they were going against. Tufts had a strong pocket passing quarterback, Jacob Carroll `20, along with their lethal wide receiver, Frank Roche `GR. Yet, the Mules realized that Tufts was vulnerable to sacks and interceptions, ranking near the top of the division in those categories. But, in the following game, the […]

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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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Weekend Recap

Weekend Recap

Football The Colby College football team earned its first win of the season over the Bates Bobcats. Colby, the defending Colby-Bowdoin-Bates (CBB) Champions, protected their title this Saturday in a thrilling 23-20 win over Bates. Devin Marrocco `22 lead the offense, rushing for three touchdowns in the first half. The defense was led by Marcus Bullard `21 who continued his […]

by Sam Donahue· · 0 comments · Sports
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 […]