Friends of Bates Athletics

Bates BobcatFriends of Bates Athletics (FBA) is a group of alumni, parents, and friends who are passionately committed to supporting athletics at Bates.

With over half of the current Bates student body participating in varsity or club sports, and nearly 14,000 alumni having played on some type of athletic team, it is evident that athletics is an important part of the Bates experience. Through financial contributions, Friends of Bates Athletics strengthens the budgets of athletic teams, helping them to become as competitive as possible. FBA also provides an opportunity for Bates athletics enthusiasts to connect at events and gatherings.

Upcoming Events


Saturday, August 18, 2018
Portland Sea Dogs vs. Altoona Curve
6 pm 
Location: Hadlock Field, Portland, ME

Register: Click here

Saturday, August 18, 2018
Vermont Lake Monsters vs. Staten Island Yankees
6:05 pm 
Location: Centennial Park, Burlington, VT

Register: Click Here

Saturday, September 1, 2018
45th Annual Cross Country Alumni Race and BBQ
Time: Noon
Location: Russell St Track
Register: Coming Soon

Friday, October 5, 2018
2018 Annual Basketball Golf Outing
Time: Registration 10 a.m., 11 a.m. shotgun start
Location: Martindale Country Club
Register: Coming Soon




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Have questions? Contact Stephanie Dumont at or (207) 786-8370.