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Wednesday

May 7, 2014 10:00 pm

An infographic look at baseball’s first trip to the NESCAC Championship

An infographic look at baseball’s first trip to the NESCAC Championship

Bates plays its first-round game today at 3 p.m. vs. Wesleyan University on the campus of Babson College in Babson Park, Mass.

Wednesday

January 29, 2014 2:38 pm

Emily Bamford ’15 selected to Australian Olympic alpine ski team

Emily Bamford ’15 selected to Australian Olympic alpine ski team

With her selection, Bates has now been represented in five straight Olympic Games.

Friday

August 23, 2013 9:22 am

ESPNW profiles resilient former Nordic skier Kaitlyn McElroy ’07

ESPNW profiles resilient former Nordic skier Kaitlyn McElroy ’07

ESPNW features the story of Kaitlyn McElroy ’07, a former Nordic skier at Bates College, who is competing at the…

Monday

January 21, 2013 12:00 pm

Bates Athletics’ ‘You Can Play’ video supports LGBT inclusion

Bates Athletics’ ‘You Can Play’ video supports LGBT inclusion

Featuring 19 Bates student-athletes and President Clayton Spencer, the video campaign supports LGBT athletes in all facets of the college’s 31 varsity programs.

Tuesday

July 17, 2012 4:04 pm

Byrnes ’05 sets sights on more gold in London

Byrnes ’05 sets sights on more gold in London

Bates athletics will be represented at a fourth consecutive Olympic Games: Andrew Byrnes ’05 and Canada’s men’s eight are focused on winning a second straight gold medal in London.

Monday

March 14, 2011 3:52 pm

Video: Pless ’13 is NCAA shot put champ; All-America honors to Waldman ’11, Murtagh ’11

In all of the proud history of throwers on the Bates College men’s track and field program, the Bobcats have…

Tuesday

November 2, 2010 3:01 pm

Mike Leonard appointed head baseball coach

Mike Leonard, a former Portland Sea Dogs player and All-Big East catcher for the University of Connecticut, has been appointed…

Wednesday

June 2, 2010 12:45 pm

Bates women's rowing team repeats as national runner-up

The Bates College women’s rowing team repeated its groundbreaking feat of a year ago on Saturday, taking second place behind five-time repeat champion Williams at the NCAA Division III Women’s Rowing Championships. The Bobcats matched last year’s women’s rowing team for the highest team finish by any Bates squad at an NCAA championship. For the second straight year, Bates received a silver-medal performance by the first varsity eight boat, while the 2V8 boat also finished higher than any other second varsity eight in the field save for Williams.