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Three final period goals propels Men’s Hockey to 4-2 win over Bowdoin

Three final period goals propels Men’s Hockey to 4-2 win over Bowdoin

Colby fans mingled around the outside of the hockey rink, clutching tickets, hoping for a chance to see their beloved Colby Mules take on the Bowdoin Polar Bears. From outside you could hear the whoops and cheers of those who had already taken their seats inside the rink. Inside the packed arena, the Mules circled through warm-up laps, their skates […]

by Katie Kelley· · 0 comments · Sports
The Cheap Seats with Annika Martell ’20

The Cheap Seats with Annika Martell ’20

As the Nordic ski season is kicking off, the Echo sat down with Annika Martell ’20 to discuss John Denver, sports, and cereal for this edition of the Cheap Seats. Annika Martell(A): My favorite sports memory was travelling with the Colby ski team to Lake Placid. I love race weekends with the team in general. E: How long have you […]

by Dylan Paul· · 0 comments · Sports
Weekend updates with The Mules

Weekend updates with The Mules

While much of the Colby population has been focused on the epic Colby-Bowdoin Men’s Hockey rivalry that debuted this past Friday and Saturday, other winter sports have presented equally as exciting stories over the past week. Women’s Basketball With a winning record of 2-1, Colby Women’s Basketball started the week with a Wednesday night home matchup against Saint Joseph’s. It […]

by Danny Hoenig· · 0 comments · Sports
Men’s Basketball preserves game-long lead in win over Bowdoin College

Men’s Basketball preserves game-long lead in win over Bowdoin College

The Colby Mules put on an impressive show for 40 consistent minutes of Men’s Basketball on Saturday afternoon. The Mules took down the 6-1 Bowdoin Polar Bears 89-85 in a game they led from the very beginning. After giving up the first bucket, Colby tightened up the inside defensively and caught fire offensively. Ethan Schlager ’20 led the initial charge […]

by Aidan Cyr· · 0 comments · Sports
Student athletes set sights beyond sports, aim to give back to community

Student athletes set sights beyond sports, aim to give back to community

Many people do not think about the impact of student athletes off the field. However, Colby athletes do so much more than just their respective sport. Each year numerous sports teams participate in fundraisers, drives, and more. With so much attention and focus on athletics changing to become a more competitive force in the NESCAC and beyond, it is often […]

by Kevin Ahn· · 0 comments · Editor Pick Sports, Sports
The Cheap Seats with Brandon Troisi ’19

The Cheap Seats with Brandon Troisi ’19

As the football season has just come to a close after beating Bowdoin College, the Echo sat down with Brandon Troisi ’19 to discuss Celebrities, Milkshakes, and Autobiographies for this edition of the Cheap Seats. Echo (E): When did you start playing football? Brandon Troisi (T): It was around sixth grade when I was  eleven or twelve. E: Favorite Football Memory? […]

by Kevin Ahn· · 0 comments · Sports
Winter sports look to turn youth into experience

Winter sports look to turn youth into experience

By Kevin Ahn, Sports Reporter and Drew Ladner, Associate Editor Women’s Hockey Women’s hockey will be starting up very shortly as they take on the Bowdoin Polar Bears at Bowdoin on Friday November 17th at 7 p.m. The women’s team will be playing their first home game of the season the very next day in their second game of the Bowdoin series at […]

by Kevin Ahn· · 0 comments · Sports
Women’s Rugby runs over UNH

Women’s Rugby runs over UNH

The Colby women’s rugby team continued their success this weekend, defeating the University of New Hampshire (UNH) 36-17 on Saturday afternoon in the first round of DII USA Rugby Nationals.  As game time approached the players came together and locked arms. The captains could be heard saying, “We are going to go out there and score right off the bat,” […]

by Ed Powell· · 0 comments · Editor Pick Sports, Sports
Devastator of the Week: Emma Hofman ’20

Devastator of the Week: Emma Hofman ’20

Emma Hofman ’20 has been a key player this season. She has had a major impact on the field and her love of the sport is evident through her game play. Hofman and the rest of the team are preparing for a tough fight against Vassar College this Saturday. Colby Echo (E): How does it feel to be named the […]

by Drew Ladner· · 0 comments · Sports
Around the Horn: Cross-Country and Football rundown

Around the Horn: Cross-Country and Football rundown

This past Saturday, the Colby men and women’s cross-country team finished their seasons strong at the NCAA Division III New England Regional Cross Country Championships at the University of Southern Maine. It was also a big week for Colby football, as they pulled out a win against NESCAC rival Bowdoin on Saturday. At the Division III New England Region Cross […]

by Emily Schaefer· · 0 comments · Sports