2018 Colby Field Hockey News

  • Lancaster hired as Assistant Coach of Field Hockey
    April 29, 2019
    Allison Lancaster joins Head Coach Kelly Terwilliger as the assistant coach of the Colby field hockey team.
  • Field hockey earns team academic award, players honored
    March 20, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- The Colby College field hockey team earned the 2018 National Academic Team Award and nine team members were named to the National Academic Squad on Wednesday.
  • Whitmyer named team MVP of Colby field hockey
    December 13, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College's Riley Whitmyer, one of the top field hockey goalkeepers in the NESCAC over the past fwo years, was named the Mules' Most Valuable Player at the team's season-ending banquet.
  • Colby has 48 earn NESCAC All-Academic honors
    November 28, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College men's soccer player Cam Clouse was one of only three New England Small College Athletic Conference fall student athletes to be named to the all-conference team, the all-sportsmanship team, and the all-academic team.
  • Cassidy, Corbett, Whitmyer earn field hockey all-region honors
    November 28, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College's Georgia Cassidy (Darien, Conn.), Ally Corbett (Oakland, Maine), and Riley Whitmyer (Bentleyville, Ohio) were named to the National Field Hockey Coaches Association New England West Second Team on Wednesday.
  • Fall sport teams have seven on NESCAC All-Sportsmanship Team
    November 27, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Seven Colby College athletes earned New England Small College Athletic Conference Fall All-Sportsmanship Team honors Tuesday.
  • Cassidy, Corbett, Whitmyer earn All-NESCAC field hockey honors
    November 07, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College's Georgia Cassidy (Darien, Conn.), Ally Corbett (Oakland, Maine), and Riley Whitmyer (Bentleyville, Ohio) were all named to the New England Small College Athletic Conference Second Team on Wednesday.
  • Senior captain Read scores for field hockey in playoff game
    October 27, 2018
    MIDDLEBURY, Vt. -- The eighth-seeded Colby College field hockey team scored just 3:20 into the second half to cut the margin to 3-2, but then had to wait out a long weather delay in a 5-2 setback to top-ranked Middlebury College in a NESCAC quarterfinal game Saturday.
  • Field hockey ready for NESCAC playoff game Saturday
    October 26, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- The Colby College field hockey team, after losing a heartbreaking 2-1 overtime game to Amherst College, has won three straight games heading into the New England Small College Athletic Conference playoffs.
  • Field hockey on to NESCAC playoffs after beating rival Bates
    October 24, 2018
    LEWISTON, Maine -- The Colby College field hockey team had a battle for 70 minutes with Bates College, but the Mules are headed to the New England Small College Athletic Conference playoffs after a 1-0 NESCAC win
  • Field hockey beats UNE, finishes unbeaten in non-league games
    October 21, 2018
    BIDDEFORD, Maine -- The Colby College field hockey team capped off a big weekend by finishing unbeaten in non-conference play with a 2-0 victory over University of New England on Sunday.
  • Cassidy, Whitmyer lead field hockey past No. 13 Hamilton
    October 20, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Georgia Cassidy scored with 8:24 left in the game and Riley Whitmyer stopped 11 shots for the shutout to help the Colby College field hockey team to a 1-0 win over 13th-ranked Hamilton College on Saturday at Bill Alfond Field.
  • Whitmyer selected to play in field hockey senior game
    October 17, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College goalkeeper Riley Whitmyer (Bentleyville, Ohio) has been chosen to play in the Victory Sports Tours/National Field Hockey Coaches Association Division III Senior Game.
  • Field hockey falls in tough overtime game to Mammoths
    October 13, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. -- Despite 11 saves from Riley Whitmyer and a 1-0 lead in the closing minutes or regulation, the Colby College field hockey lost a tough 2-1 overtime NESCAC game to Amherst College on Saturday.
  • Cassidy scores 10th goal, Whitmyer has 15 stops in setback
    October 07, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Riley Whitmyer made 15 saves and Georgia Cassidy scored her 10th goal of the season, but fifth-ranked Bowdoin College pulled away in the second half for a 4-1 NESCAC win over Colby College on Sunday at Bill Alfond Field.
  • Mell, Cassidy lead field hockey to thrilling league win over Wesleyan
    October 06, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Eliza Mell scored the biggest goal of her collegiate career and Georgia Cassidy played a part in both goals for Colby College field hockey in a 2-1 win over Wesleyan University in NESCAC play Saturday at Bill Alfond Field.
  • Field hockey blanks Husson for second time this season
    October 02, 2018
    BANGOR, Maine -- Georgia Cassidy played a part in four goals and Riley Whitmyer made 13 saves for the shutout in Colby College's 7-0 victory over Husson University in non-conference field hockey Tuesday night.
  • Field hockey has halftime lead over top-ranked Panthers in loss
    September 29, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College's Merel van Gijzen scored six minutes into the game against top-ranked Middlebury College, but the Panthers bounced back in the second half with a 4-1 NESCAC win Saturday at Bill Alfond Field.
  • Field hockey tops Camels, 2-1
    September 23, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Riley Whitmyer stopped a penalty stroke for the second day in a row and the Colby College field hockey team made two first-half goals stand up in a 2-1 NESCAC victory over Connecticut College.
  • Whitmyer has 15 saves for field hockey in setback
    September 22, 2018
    HARTFORD, Conn. -- The Colby College field hockey team played to a 0-0 halftime tie and goalkeeper Riley Whitmyer made a save on a penalty stroke, but 18th-ranked Trinity College scored two second-half goals in a 2-0 NESCAC victory on Saturday.
  • Field hockey explodes for 10 goals despite rainstorm
    September 18, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- The Colby College field hockey team went ahead early and had to battle a driving rain for much of the contest in a 10-0 win over University of Maine at Farmington on Tuesday at Bill Alfond Field.
  • Field hockey falls despite winning statistical advantages
    September 15, 2018
    WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. -- Despite a 13-9 shot advantage and an 11-4 margin in penalty corners, the Colby College field hockey team fell 3-1 to 12th-ranked Williams College on Saturday.
  • Skodock's overtime goal lifts field hockey past Thomas
    September 11, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Myri Skodock scored off an assist from Kate Burkett with 2:59 left in overtime to lift the Colby College field hockey team to a thrilling 4-3 win over Thomas College on Tuesday at Bill Alfond Field.
  • Whitmyer has 10 saves for field hockey in setback to No. 8 Tufts
    September 08, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Despite 10 saves from Colby College goalkeeper Riley Whitmyer, Beth Krikorian scored off a penalty corner and Hanaa Malik added an insurance goal in the second half to lift eighth-ranked Tufts University to a 2-0 NESCAC field hockey win on Saturday at Bill Alfond Field.
  • Field hockey opens season with 6-0 victory over Husson
    September 05, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Georgia Cassidy, an all-region and All-NESCAC player a year ago, started off the season with one goal and four assists to help the Colby College field hockey team to a 6-0 season-opening win over Husson University on Wednesday at Bill Alfond Field.
  • Colby field hockey team has high hopes for 2018 season
    September 02, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- With all but two players returning from last year's team and more promising newcomers, the expectations for the Colby College field hockey team will be higher when the Mules open the 2018 season.
  • Swenson named assistant, to coach field hockey goalkeepers
    August 25, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Samantha Swenson, the 2017 Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year for the University of Michigan and a two-time All-American, is a new assistant coach and goalkeeper specialist for the Colby College field hockey program.