Even as the tournament wins piled up, each one more dramatic than the next, Colby coach Ewan Seabrook knew that the real uncomfortable moments lay ahead.
That’s when the buoyant Mules would retreat to their locker room, turn up the volume and boisterously dance to what they’d adopted as their postgame victory song: “The Lion Sleeps Tonight.”
“Just the cheesiest song there is,” Seabrook noted.
“It was awful,” agreed senior midfielder Cam Clouse (Holliston, Mass.), “but everyone looked forward to it.”