Archives for "Athletics"

Friday

January 22, 2016 1:47 pm

Video: ‘Hep guys’ and ‘pent gals’ talk about their events

Video: ‘Hep guys’ and ‘pent gals’ talk about their events

Bates track and field athletes talk about the challenges of the multiple-event heptathlon and pentathlon.

Friday

January 8, 2016 1:33 pm

Video: Just two degrees of separation for the Bates and Bowdoin hoops coaches

Video: Just two degrees of separation for the Bates and Bowdoin hoops coaches

The new Bates women’s coach, Alison Montgomery, played at Bowdoin and got her coaching start in Brunswick under coach Adrienne Shibles, Bates ’91. They ponder the question: Is it too close for comfort?

Friday

January 8, 2016 12:36 pm

Video: Boats busted, Bates got a boost to win last year’s NCAA rowing title

Video: Boats busted, Bates got a boost to win last year’s NCAA rowing title

It’s well-known that women’s rowing won the 2015 NCAA title. It’s less known that Bates won using borrowed boats after theirs were damaged in transit to the regatta.

Friday

December 18, 2015 1:24 pm

Video: Art of rebounding with Allie Coppola ’17

Video: Art of rebounding with Allie Coppola ’17

Explaining Coppola’s rebounding prowess doesn’t require the word “jump.” She’s simply more “focused and more determined” than many of her opponents, says head coach Alison Montgomery.

Friday

November 20, 2015 12:08 pm

Video: Walk-on Allen Sumrall ’16 heads to the NCAA cross country meet as Bates’ best

Video: Walk-on Allen Sumrall ’16 heads to the NCAA cross country meet as Bates’ best

Allen Sumrall ’16 came across the country for academics, not cross country. Four years later, the walk-on from New Mexico is a politics honors candidate — and running in the NCAA championships as Bates’ best.

Friday

November 13, 2015 1:03 pm

Video: Game highlights from Bates’ CBB-clinching 31-0 grid victory vs. Bowdoin

Video: Game highlights from Bates’ CBB-clinching 31-0 grid victory vs. Bowdoin

“I love football,” says QB Patrick Dugan ’16 of Westford, Mass., after Bates’ 31-0 victory over Bowdoin last Saturday. What more is there to say?

Friday

November 6, 2015 1:31 pm

Video: Crash course in CBB football history and intensity

Video: Crash course in CBB football history and intensity

With Bates facing Bowdoin in football for the 118th time on Saturday at 12:30 p.m., here’s a primer on CBB history and Bates-Bowdoin intensity.

Wednesday

November 4, 2015 3:09 pm

Join the Great Bates-Bowdoin Football Fantasy Pool (2015 edition)

Join the Great Bates-Bowdoin Football Fantasy Pool (2015 edition)

Join the fun on CBB Championship day with the Great Bates-Bowdoin Football Fantasy Pool. Football knowledge optional!

Friday

October 30, 2015 12:38 pm

Video: On the road to Colby with a tourney bid on the line

Video: On the road to Colby with a tourney bid on the line

From Alumni Gym to Mayflower Hill, tag along with the field hockey team as it makes a midweek trip to Colby with a NESCAC Tournament bid on the line.

Friday

June 5, 2015 11:27 am

Slideshow: Action, faces, and joy of the women’s NCAA team rowing championship

Slideshow: Action, faces, and joy of the women’s NCAA team rowing championship

Highlights from the Bates women’s rowing team’s NCAA team championships on May 29 and 30 in Gold River, Calif.