Sports Shorts

  WOMEN’S BASKETBALL defeated Williams 61-59 in the NESCAC tourney quarterfinals thanks, in part, to JAYDE BENNETT ’13. The Mules trailed for much of the second half when, with less than a minute left, Bennett drove for a layup and sank a free throw to take the lead. AARIKA RITCHIE ’12 sank two free throws […]

Mestieri Moves On

Football coach Ed Mestieri announced Dec. 3 that he was resigning, and a national search was launched to have a new head coach in place for the 2012 season. Mestieri was head coach of the team for the past eight seasons and spent 23 years in all at Colby, including time as offensive coordinator, offensive […]

Bunker: An All-America Hat Trick

Craig Bunker ’11, Colby’s three-time lacrosse All-American. Craig Bunker ’11, Colby’s first three-time lacrosse All-American, continued to rack up national honors as he was named the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association Division III specialty player of the year. Only seven players in D-III in the country were recognized. Bunker, a short-stick midfielder, was selected for […]

Ultimate Goes National

by Lauren Pongan ’09 The Dazzlin’ Asses, Colby’s Ultimate Frisbee team, at the D-III national championships in Buffalo, N.Y., in May. It was the team’s first appearance at the event, which followed a 17-2 season. With a spring-season record of 17-2, a win at sectionals, and a close second-place finish at regionals, Colby’s Ultimate Frisbee […]

Sports Shorts

High jumper Danielle Sheppard ’11 clears the bar in a recent competition. In WOMEN’S LACROSSE, LEXI CROOK ’11 and KATE PISTEL ’13 were named to the IWLCA All-American second team. Both also were All-America selections by Synapse Sports and were named to the All-NESCAC first team. Crook’s career included four trips to the NESCAC title […]

One Fast Mule

Dominique Kone ’13, who ran the fastest time in the nation in the 55-meter dash. All-American and Colby record holder Dominique Kone ’13 sprinted his way to a second-place finish in the 100-meter dash at the ECAC Men’s Track and Field Championships May 20 at Moravian College in Pennsylvania. Kone’s time of 10.85 seconds was […]