Colby Tennis Lends a Helping Hand

Members of the Men’s and Women’s Tennis Teams sacrificed their Saturday last weekend and took part in a community volunteer effort, otherwise known as Johnson Day . Players worked alongside Colby Physical Plant Department(PPD) workers and raked the lawn area outside of Pulver, Colby’s student union. In addition to raking, these students also helped with...

Several Teams Participate in Freaky 5K Charity Fun Run

Colby athletes were well represented at the Hardy Girls Healthy Women Freaky 5k Fun Run Saturday, October 27, 2012. The Run started at Diamond building and looped around Waterville to conclude its finish at Colby’s newly renovated field house. Participating teams included the men’s ice hockey team, the alpine ski team, women’s lacrosse, women’s basketball,...

CWL Volunteers at Mt. Merci Academy’s Harvest Fest

           On Saturday, October 20th, 2012 the Colby Women’s Lacrosse team volunteered at Mt. Merci Academy’s annual Harvest Fest administering tickets, giving out popcorn, and engaging with young students to celebrate the beautiful fall season and festivities.

Men’s Basketball Team Volunteers at Atwood Primary School

CMB player hoists a 2nd grader from Atwood Primary School up to the net for a slam dunk! The Colby men’s basketball team must have looked a bit intimidating towering over the K-2nd graders at the Atwood Primary School in Oakland last week. Standing erect at an average of 6’3” these men quickly quelled their...

Exemplary Student-Athlete John Gilboy Featured in Local Paper

John Gilboy, a senior two-sport athlete, redefines what it means to be a student-athlete here at Colby College. Gilboy, a co-captain of both the football team and the indoor track team, takes pride in all that he does representing his school. He balances a rigorous academic schedule with a dual major in classical civilizations and...

Colby Men’s Lacrosse Team Helps Mid Maine Homeless Shelter

On September 29th, the Colby Men’s lacrosse team helped the Mid Maine homeless shelter move to their new location on 19 Colby St, Waterville. After unloading many truckloads of kitchen supplies, beds, files, and other furniture, the 32 members of the team helped organize the new location in time for the grand opening on October...

Colby Baseball Team Lends a Hand at Cancer Survivor Day

The Colby Baseball team participated in the annual Cancer Survivor Day at the Harold Alfond Center for Cancer Care  in Augusta, Maine.  This was an inspirational day at the Center for many cancer survivors as well as their friends and families.  The Mules helped set up and clean up the event, while also having a chance...

Powder Puff Games for a Good Cause.

The Colby College Football team took a Colby tradition to the next level…for a good cause! While a Powder Puff game between Junior and Senior females has been a tradition at Colby, the football team expanded the event to include Freshman and Sophomore teams, and sold t-shirts for game-day to the players and coaches, in...