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2018-19 Colby Men's Squash News

  • Colby has 71 honored for NESCAC Winter All-Academic Team
    March 08, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College had 71 winter sport athletes earn New England Small College Athletic Conference All-Academic Team honors Friday.
  • Mules have eight on NESCAC Winter All-Sportsmanship Team
    March 06, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College had eight student athletes named to the 2019 New England Small College Athletic Conference Winter All-Sportsmanship Team on Wednesday.
  • Gross, Spafford both compete at national individual tourney
    March 01, 2019
    PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Colby College first position player Elliot Gross won his first match in the Molloy East Division before falling in a quarterfinal at the College Squash Association Individual National Championship on Friday at Moses Brown School.
  • Gross named to All-NESCAC first team, Spafford on second team
    February 22, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College senior Elliot Gross (Penn Valley, Pa.) and first-year Alex Spafford (Toronto, Canada) were both named to the New England Small College Athletic Conference Men's Squash All-Conference Team on Friday.
  • Men's squash will end season ranked 26th
    February 17, 2019
    NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- The Colby College men's squash team will finish 26th in the country after falling 9-0 to Dickinson College in the Conroy Division final at the College Squash Association National Championships on Sunday.
  • Men's squash wins, makes Conroy Cup title match
    February 16, 2019
    NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- The Colby College men's squash team will play for the Conroy Cup title and the ranking of 25th in the country after a 7-2 victory over Hobart College on Saturday at the College Squash Association National Tournament.
  • Men's squash off to good start at national tournament
    February 15, 2019
    NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- The 26th-ranked Colby College men's squash team got off to a fine start at the College Squash Association National Tournament with a 9-0 victory over 31st-ranked Bucknell on Friday.
  • Men's squash settles for eighth after tough 5-4 loss
    February 03, 2019
    MIDDLEBURY, Vt. -- Elliot Gross, Alex Spafford, and Chase Holding all had 3-1 weekends for the eighth-seeded Colby College men's squash team, but the Mules had to settle for eighth place after a tough 5-4 loss to Tufts University in the seventh-place match Sunday.
  • Men's squash drops tight match to fifth seed
    February 02, 2019
    MIDDLEBURY, Vt. -- The Colby College and Amherst College men's squash teams have played some tight matches over the past few years and Saturday was no exception when the Mammoths won 5-4 at the NESCAC meet.
  • Men's squash wins opening round NESCAC match over Camels
    February 01, 2019
    MIDDLEBURY, Vt. -- The Colby College men's squash team advanced to the New England Small College Athletic Conference quarterfinal round after taking a 9-0 opening round win over Connecticut College on Friday.
  • Men's squash plays top competition in Pennsylvania
    January 25, 2019
    LANCASTER, Pa. -- The 26th-ranked Colby College men's squash team dropped 9-0 decisions to 14th-ranked University of Virginia and 17th-ranked Franklin & Marshall on Friday and top-ranked University of Pennsylvania on Saturday.
  • Men's squash falls match short in tough 5-4 setback
    January 22, 2019
    BRUNSWICK, Maine -- The 26th-ranked Colby College men's squash team came ever so close to knocking off 22nd-ranked Bowdoin College in a tough 5-4 setback on Tuesday.
  • Men's squash wins match over Continentals, 8-1
    January 18, 2019
    AMHERST, Mass. -- Chase Holding went five sets to win at the third position for the 26th-ranked Colby College men's squash team took an 8-1 win against 30th-ranked Hamilton College on Friday.
  • Spafford, Kurtin win matches for men's squash
    January 17, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Alex Spafford and Alex Kurtin both won come-from-behind matches in five sets for 25th-ranked Colby College in a 7-2 loss to Bates College at the Dunaway Courts.
  • Men's squash drops two matches
    January 12, 2019
    MIDDLEBURY, Vt. -- The 25th-ranked Colby College men's squash team had three matches go to the fourth set in a 9-0 setback to 20th-ranked Middlebury College on Saturday.
  • Men's squash earns wins over Hobart, Conn College
    December 01, 2018
    MIDDLETOWN, Conn. -- Colby College fourth position player Alex Kurtin won all three of his matches against Connecticut College, Hobart College and Dickinson College in men's squash at Wesleyan University.
  • Gross wins at first position for men's squash in season opener
    November 18, 2018
    MEDFORD, Mass. -- Elliot Gross was a straight set winner at the first position for the Colby College men's squash team in a 5-4 loss at Tufts University on Sunday.
  • Abplanalp named new head men's and women's squash coach
    October 12, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Chris Abplanalp, a former New England Small College Athletic Conference All-American athlete and a successful head coach at St. Lawrence University, is the new head coach of the Colby College men's and women's squash programs.