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M. Lax earns two vital victories, qualifies for playoffs

Following tough losses to Middlebury and Amherst, the Colby men’s lacrosse team bounced back to defeat in-state rival Bowdoin and NESCAC powerhouse Williams in crucial divisional matchups. The victories secured a spot for Colby in the NESCAC Championship Tournament. The Mules currently sit tied for sixth in the conference standings with Williams, and with one game remaining in the season, […]

by Kiernan Somers· · 0 comments · Sports

W. Lax goalies shut down Ephs

Having suffered a tough loss to Amherst a week earlier, Colby Women’s Lacrosse went into this past weekend looking for nothing short of a dominating win to cement their place in the playoffs. With the expectations clearly set for what was always going to be a tough game away at Williams, the Mules delivered another strong performance, winning 12-9 against […]

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M. Rugby brings back hardware from R.I. tournament

The Colby men’s rugby team didn’t know what  to expect this weekend going into Beast of the East, the top rugby tournament on the East Coast. The Mules are a talented but relatively young team, and they could have been forgiven for letting their inexperience get the best of them against some of the best teams in Division III. But […]

by Andrew D'Anieri· · 0 comments · Sports

Baseball falls in crucial two-game series to Bobcats

The warmer temperatures and sunnier skies brought optimistic feelings for baseball fans around New England this past weekend, but unfortunately the Colby baseball team was not able to harness the heat and dropped two of three at Bates this past weekend. Playing a three-game weekend series due to weather complications earlier in the season, the Mules were able to take […]

by Dan Hyszczak· · 0 comments · Sports

M. Track hosts Invitational

In their only home meet of the season, Men’s Track and Field took to the outdoors this past Saturday to host a multi-school competition at Alfond Track. Among the visiting opponents were the University of Southern Maine, Bates College, Massachusetts Insitute of Technology (MIT), and St. Joseph’s College. Across two days of events, there emerged one clear winner, three tightly-packed […]

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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 […]

by Russ Ollis· · 0 comments · Sports

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 […]

by Dan Hyszczak· · 0 comments · Sports

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, […]

by Russ Ollis· · 0 comments · Sports