Generous Gift Names Basketball Arena In New Colby Athletic Complex

A generous gift of $8.3 million from a Colby family will name the basketball arena for the planned new athletic complex and provide important funds to accelerate the pace of progress at the College. The commitment celebrates the connections made at the College and the important role of competitive varsity athletics in preparing Colby students...

Women’s Lacrosse Team Head to NCAAs

Colby women’s lacrosse is headed to the NCAA tournament at Middlebury this weekend, where their first opponent, in Sunday’s second round, will be the hosting Panthers. We checked in with head coach Karen Henning to learn the secrets of their success. Congratulations on a really great season. What’s been the “secret sauce” with this team?...

Colby to Break Ground on All-New Athletic Complex

Colby will soon begin moving earth on the northwest corner of campus, setting in motion the largest single project in its history and positioning Colby to provide its community with first-rate athletic facilities across the board. The all-new athletic complex, slated to open in 2020, will be among the best Division III facilities in the...

Renovations of Colby Athletic Fields Begin

Construction of three new state-of-the-art athletic fields for Colby’s student-athletes begins this week as workers prepare the sites near the Harold Alfond Athletic Center on the northern side of Colby’s Mayflower Hill campus. The field work is the first phase in the development of planned new athletics complex. To accommodate this new center, three fields...