Stories about "Athletics"
On a balmy February day, Sadie James ’17 of Avon, Maine, skis her way to the 5K classical win at the Bates Carnival, becoming the first Bates woman in 14 years to win an EISA carnival Nordic race. (Steve Fuller ’82/Flying Point Road)
Relive the top seven Bates sports moments of 2016–17

Thursday, June 22, 2017 1:13 pm

We’ve compiled the top seven sports moments of the 2016–17 Bates College school year. Feel free to add to the list in the comments section.

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Video: Scenes, tension, and excitement from Bates’ national rowing championship

Friday, June 9, 2017 10:05 am

For the 11th straight year, the Bates women rowed in the NCAA Championships, and for the second time, they returned to campus as national champions.

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Video: Watch as Bates women’s rowing celebrates second NCAA championship

Friday, June 2, 2017 9:39 am

Bates women's rowing defeated Williams by one point to win the 2017 NCAA Championship in dramatic fashion on May 27.

Gifts from the Friends of Athletics exceeded $609,000 to strengthen the experience of Bobcat athletes. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Livestream: NCAA men’s lax on Saturday, NESCAC baseball today

Friday, May 12, 2017 1:23 pm

Tourney time! Watch the Bates–Amherst NCAA men's lax game at 1 p.m. Saturday, and the Bates–Middlebury NESCAC baseball game at 3 p.m. today.

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Video: Tops in the land, men’s lax preps for huge NESCAC weekend

Friday, May 5, 2017 10:28 am

Heading into Saturday's semifinal game vs. Middlebury, the Bobcats are unbeaten — and unsatisfied.

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Audio: Our Bobcats’ journey to the NCAA championships

Friday, April 14, 2017 12:44 pm

We were there to hear students talk about great professors back at Bates, the wonders of deep-dish pizza, and, of course, intense competition.

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Video: Highlights of men’s lax huge comeback vs. Bowdoin

Friday, April 7, 2017 11:08 am

The No. 4 nationally ranked Bates men's lacrosse team found themselves down three in the fourth quarter against Bowdoin. You'll want to watch what happens next.

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Jason Fein named director of athletics at Bates College

Friday, April 7, 2017 11:00 am

Jason Fein, currently director of athletics at Drew University, will become director of athletics at Bates College, effective July 1.

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Allison Hill ’17 hurdles heartbreak to earn All-America honors

Friday, March 31, 2017 8:00 am

The story of Allison Hill’s quest for an indoor national title ends all too quickly. But for Hill and her teammates, another story soon begins.

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Video: Sara Daher ’17 has earned 17 All-America awards, all with a smile

Friday, March 17, 2017 1:38 pm

An economics major and math minor from Marblehead, Mass., swimmer Sarah Daher '17 is a numbers person. But here's a number she never anticipated: 17.

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