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Track and field teams place fourth and sixth at NESCAC Championships

Track and field teams place fourth and sixth at NESCAC Championships

As the spring season comes to an end, the men’s and women’s track and field teams travelled down to Bowdoin College to compete in the NESCAC Championship. Both teams had very respectable showings as the women took  fourth place and the men took sixth out of the 11 teams there. Despite the strong effort from both teams, Williams College won […]

by Kevin Ahn· · 0 comments · Sports
Women’s lacrosse wins OT thriller, advances to NESCAC semifinals

Women’s lacrosse wins OT thriller, advances to NESCAC semifinals

On a beautiful Saturday in Waterville, the Colby women’s lacrosse team hosted the Wesleyan Cardinals in the NESCAC quarterfinals. The Cardinals, who had won five of their last six games, had the hot hand to start as they quickly went up 3-0. Wesleyan’s Meredith Smith scored just over two minutes into the game, then scored again on a free-position goal […]

Softball finishes their season with a 2-3 weekend

Softball finishes their season with a 2-3 weekend

Colby Softball wrapped up their season this weekend going 2-3 in a five-game home stretch against Trinity College and Brandeis University. The final games pushed the Mules to an 11-19 overall record, and 4-8 against NESCAC East teams. The Mules entered the series against Trinity as underdogs. The Bantams had only two divisional losses on the season and were sitting […]

by Drew Ladner· · 0 comments · Sports
Women’s rugby finishes strong season, takes second in Maine cup

Women’s rugby finishes strong season, takes second in Maine cup

It was an emotional day for the seniors on Colby women’s rugby team, as they played their last games in the blue and white jerseys they had come to wear with such pride. Traveling to Portland for the Maine Collegiate Rugby State Tournament, Colby had three scheduled games against other Maine schools. On Saturday morning, Colby took on the University […]

by Katie Kelley· · 0 comments · Sports
Baseball suffers back-to-back losses before win over Bowdoin

Baseball suffers back-to-back losses before win over Bowdoin

Last Friday, the Colby baseball team headed down to Bowdoin College, where they took on the Polar Bears in a tightly contested matchup. The Mules fell 5-4 in the contest, which involved high drama as the team almost completed a legendary comeback. The scoreboard may have been a misrepresentation of the game, however, as the Mules outhit the Polar Bears […]

by Aidan Cyr· · 0 comments · Sports
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 […]

by Kevin Ahn· · 0 comments · Editor Pick Sports, Sports
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 […]

by Katie Kelley· · 0 comments · Sports
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