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Men’s and women’s tennis come up short this weekend

Men’s and women’s tennis come up short this weekend

Last week the Colby men’s tennis team hosted Bowdoin, and both the men’s and women’s teams visited Williams. The Williams match marked the end of NESCAC competition for the men, while the women still had Bates on Tuesday. On Thursday, fourth-ranked Bowdoin defeated Colby’s men’s team, ranked 32nd, 7-2. Colby’s two wins came from Vlad Murad ’17 and Scott Altmeyer […]

by John Steenrod· · 0 comments · Sports
Men’s ultimate qualifies for regional tournament

Men’s ultimate qualifies for regional tournament

This past weekend the men’s ultimate frisbee team headed down to Dartmouth College to participate in the Ultimate Frisbee Sectional Tournament. The men had a fantastic showing over the weekend and have advanced to the Regional Tournament. The previous weekend, the 24th-ranked women’s team competed in their own Sectional Tournament but, unfortunately, came up short against Bates and Bowdoin and […]

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Multiple track and field athletes take first place at respective meets

Multiple track and field athletes take first place at respective meets

Colby’s Track and Field athletes were all over the northeast this weekend. The women competed in three different states, while the men competed in the Maine Championship meet. The men came away with multiple top finishes, and placed third out of six teams with 81 points. Ahead of Colby were Bowdoin (222 points), and Bates (208.5 points). The big stories […]

by Aidan Cyr· · 0 comments · Sports
Depth helps softball come back to win three-game Bates series

Depth helps softball come back to win three-game Bates series

Softball’s three game series against Bates on Saturday afternoon started poorly for Colby, resulting  in a 5-2 loss. Luckily, the weekend wasn’t over, and the Mules had time to pick things up with a game on Saturday evening and on Sunday. In the first game, played at Bates, Colby went down by two in the first inning. With scores from […]

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Men’s lacrosse snaps three-game losing streak with win over Middlebury

Men’s lacrosse snaps three-game losing streak with win over Middlebury

Colby Men’s Lacrosse snagged their third victory this past Saturday with a 13-10 win over Middlebury College. The team entered the game with just one conference win on the season and ranked near the bottom of the NESCAC standings. They had lost three home games in a row, and had to travel to Middlebury to face the 6-7 Panthers, a […]

by Drew Ladner· · 0 comments · Sports
The Cheap Seats with Andrew Sterup

The Cheap Seats with Andrew Sterup

In this edition of the Cheap Seats, we sit down with baseball’s Andrew Sterup ’19 to discuss penguins, Taylor Swift song, and the apocalypse. Echo: The apocalypse has begun. What are three items you bring to help you survive it and why? Andrew Sterup: A tent for shelter, a backpack for storage and carrying things, and a machete because machetes […]

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Softball loses pitching battle in winless series against Bowdoin

Softball loses pitching battle in winless series against Bowdoin

The highlights of this weekend’s games came from the players atop the mound as Colby fielded several strong pitchers in a two game series against Bowdoin. Unfortunately for the Mules, pitching doesn’t create many scoring opportunities, and that proved to be Colby’s weakness this weekend. This has been a difficult start to the season for Colby Softball, and their struggles […]

by Katie Kelley· · 0 comments · Sports
Offense continues domination in women’s lacrosse road wins

Offense continues domination in women’s lacrosse road wins

The week picked up for Colby Women’s Lacrosse last Wednesday when the team put up 18 goals against Bowdoin at the home of the Polar Bears. They ended up doubling the score of the Bowdoin team, who scored nine goals. It was a  huge day for Sasha Fritts ’18, who scored five goals for the Mules to start off an […]

by Aidan Cyr· · 0 comments · Editor Pick Sports, Sports
Baseball shows promise, splits games throughout the week

Baseball shows promise, splits games throughout the week

Colby Baseball opened up a five game home stand on Monday as they faced off against the University of Maine-Farmington. Coming off of a three game series against Trinity College where they went 1-2, Colby started their week strong with a 7-0 victory. However, the score did not represent the competitiveness of the game: neither team was able to score […]

by John Steenrod· · 0 comments · Sports
Penalties cost men’s lacrosse in 16-10 loss

Penalties cost men’s lacrosse in 16-10 loss

This past weekend Colby Men’s Lacrosse fell to the Williams College Ephs 10-16 at home. Williams took a strong lead early in the game, making a comeback difficult for the Mules. After losing on Saturday, the Mules now have an overall record of 2-9 and a conference record of 1-6. Despite the score, the combined shot total for the game […]

by Kevin Ahn· · 0 comments · Sports