CLOSE LOOK: University of Maine at Farmington’s Phineas Peake takes a good look at a fastball Wednesday afternoon. Colby College defeated UMF 8-3 in the first baseball game of the season at Hippach Field. (Arin McLaughlin photos)
OPENING DAY: University of Maine at Farmington starting pitcher Dan Hemdal went five and a third innings Wednesday afternoon in the Beavers home opener at Hippach Field. Colby College proved to be a strong opponent for UMF, taking a 8-3 win.