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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 […]

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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 […]

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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. […]

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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 […]

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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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A winning weekend gives Men’s Hockey first place

A winning weekend gives Men’s Hockey first place

On Friday night, the men’s ice hockey team faced off against the seventh ranked Hamilton Continentals and came away with a 1-0 victory. On Saturday afternoon, the Mules took on Amherst College in a game that was tight throughout until Colby pulled away in the final period to win 5-2. The two wins rocketed Colby to the top of the […]

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Scoring surge haults in Men’s Basketball losses

Scoring surge haults in Men’s Basketball losses

Two weeks ago, Colby Men’s Basketball were owners of a season-high three game winning streak which featured a victory over rival Bowdoin and dismantlements of Southern Maine and Dean. The offense was flying high as the Mules averaged just north of 90 points per game over that span. Forward Patrick Stewart ’16 credited the uptick in offense to the team […]

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Indoor Track and Field teams rack up first place finishes in Maine Championships

Indoor Track and Field teams rack up first place finishes in Maine Championships

Colby’s indoor track and field teams left the Maine State Championship meet this weekend with their heads held high after boasting multiple personal records and impressive victories. Thrower Michaela Garrett ’17 easily surpassed the school record with an incredible throw of 57 feet, five inches. This was Garrett’s third record-breaking throw this season. Colby’s big day continued with its relay […]

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Women’s Hockey struggles in road trip to Connecticut College

Women’s Hockey struggles in road trip to Connecticut College

Traveling to New London, Connecticut this weekend, the Colby women’s hockey team lost both of their games against NESCAC rival and ninth nationally ranked Connecticut College. The two losses keep Colby at the bottom of the NESCAC women’s hockey standings and continues an eight-game losing streak in all competitions and a 13-game losing streak in NESCAC play. Meanwhile, the formidable […]

by Ben Freeland· · 0 comments · Sports
Skiing continues success at University of Vermont Carnival

Skiing continues success at University of Vermont Carnival

It was in the powdery terrain of Stowe Mountain that Mardi Haskell ’17 began her second slalom run of the day. 58.69 seconds later, she crossed the finish line. It was the slower of her two runs, but it was enough to move Haskell into second place, where she finished just 1.32 seconds behind Dartmouth’s Alexa Dlouhy. Haskell’s second place […]

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