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W. Lax on three-game slide

Following a tough loss to NESCAC foe Middlebury, the then nationally fourth-ranked Colby women’s lacrosse team travelled to Brunswick to take on rival Bowdoin. The Mules entered the match 9-2 and tied for fourth in the NESCAC with the Polar Bears. Bowdoin was ranked seventh in the nation following decisive victories over Amherst and Williams early in the season. The […]

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Women’s Track takes third

On Saturday, April 11, the Colby women’s track team hosted a meet against four other schools. By the end of the day, the women finished in third place with 122 points—just 13 points behind Bates College and way behind winner Massachusetts Institute of Technology, who had 287 points. Many different athletes shined for Colby, but arguably the day belonged to […]

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Woodsmen victorious in Mud Meet at home

At the Colby Woodsmen’s field, the annual Mud Meet kicked off this past Saturday to a sizeable home crowd. President Greene and new Athletic Director Tim Wheaton were present at the opening ceremonies to welcome the crowd and help cut the first log.The meet, which attracts woodsmen teams from across the Northeast and Canada, was a resounding success for the […]

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Baseball wins series in Hartford

Baseball wins series in Hartford

The Colby Mules baseball team headed down to Trinity for a series of three games over the weekend. The team came into the series fresh off their week in Florida, where they went a solid 9-3 over the course of the week, including two wins over Hamilton. In their first NESCAC East series of the season, the Mules took the […]

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Softball goes 1-2 against Trinity

The Colby softball team opened up NESCAC play this past weekend as they ventured down to Hartford, CT to face the Bantams in a three-game series. The Mules split the double-header on Friday, April 3. In the first game, the Mules got off to a slow start as they fell down 7-1 by the bottom of the fifth inning. However, […]

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Tennis struggling early on

Following very strong performances in the fall season from both the Colby men and women’s tennis teams, the Mules stalled when they began play this spring. The squads enter the final stretch of NESCAC play following a multi-game spring break trip to Florida. The Colby men are led on the court by standout Carl Reid ’17, who was the first […]

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M. Lax strong in non-conference play

On Tuesday, Mar. 31 at night in Biddeford, ME, Colby doubled up the University of New England in an 18-9 victory. After trailing 2-0 early, the Mules took command of the game and led 12-4 at halftime. The scoring continued as the lead grew to 17-5 at one point.  Senior tri-captains Derek Youngman and John Grimaldi each netted three goals, […]

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W. Lax loses by 2 to Panthers

W. Lax loses by 2 to Panthers

Clash of nationally-ranked powerhouses ends in Midd’s favor After Friday’s brilliant Spring temperatures, the weather turned on Saturday into yet another typical Maine snowstorm. The intensity of the weather, however, fit the mood well for the match of the day in which Colby Women’s Lacrosse took on Middlebury on the snowy Bill Alfond field. With two Division III giants facing […]

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Men’s Lacrosse falls in hard fought game to Tufts

Although Colby Men’s Lacrosse ended their week with a 2-2 record overall, it fails to do the team justice and does not capture how well the Mules have played lately. Having come off a close 12-10 defeat at the hands of Hamilton last weekend, the Mules aimed to make a statement this week, and subsequently went above and beyond expectations. […]

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Skiing at Nationals

The Colby Women’s alpine team took the NCAA Division I Championships at Whiteface Mountain by storm last weekend, finishing in seventh place. Mardi Haskell ’17 proved herself as one of the top skiers in the country, capturing fourth place in the slalom. After her first run, Haskell was in third place, and finished with an fast run of 58.53 to […]

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