Archives for "Athletics"

Tuesday

April 7, 2015 9:01 am

Bates women’s basketball coach Jim Murphy retires after 21 seasons, 343 victories and six NCAA appearances

Bates women’s basketball coach Jim Murphy retires after 21 seasons, 343 victories and six NCAA appearances

With 343 victories and six NCAA Tournament appearances, Murphy “has led his programs with the utmost integrity, an amazing work ethic and a passion for excellence,” said Director of Athletics Kevin McHugh.

Wednesday

March 18, 2015 1:47 pm

Gaffney ’67, peak performance coach, up next in ‘Purposeful Work Unplugged’

Gaffney ’67, peak performance coach, up next in ‘Purposeful Work Unplugged’

The “Purposeful Work Unplugged” series welcomes consulting psychologist Carol Gaffney to Bates College for a question-and-answer session on March 19.

Thursday

March 12, 2015 8:00 am

Eight questions for hoops teammates and twins Marcus Delpeche ’17 and Malcolm Delpeche ’17

Eight questions for hoops teammates and twins Marcus Delpeche ’17 and Malcolm Delpeche ’17

The Delpeche brothers, identical twins and starters for Bates’ NCAA tournament basketball team, answer a few questions.

Friday

March 6, 2015 1:19 pm

Best in the land: Ahmed Abdel Khalek ’16 wins U.S. college squash championship

Best in the land: Ahmed Abdel Khalek ’16 wins U.S. college squash championship

Khalek clawed back from a 2-0 deficit to capture the first squash championship for Bates.

Friday

December 19, 2014 1:10 pm

At 7-0, men’s basketball heads into winter break full of cheer

At 7-0, men’s basketball heads into winter break full of cheer

“We’re playing the way I’ve wanted us to for six years now,” says head coach Jon Furbush ’05.

Thursday

October 30, 2014 4:19 pm

Bates to build rowing boathouse on the Androscoggin River

Bates to build rowing boathouse on the Androscoggin River

“The goal at Bates is to deliver the best possible liberal arts experience for our students,” President Spencer says, “and athletics is integral to this experience.”

Monday

September 22, 2014 9:50 am

Bates alumni and parents give $260,000 for ‘game-changer’ squash court

Bates alumni and parents give $260,000 for ‘game-changer’ squash court

For a program that already competes at an elite level, “this gift is a game-changer,” said head coach Pat Cosquer ’97.

Friday

September 5, 2014 2:20 pm

National authority on physics of baseball to speak on Sept. 9

National authority on physics of baseball to speak on Sept. 9

Alan Nathan, a nationally recognized expert on the physics of baseball, speaks at Bates on Sept. 9.

Wednesday

August 13, 2014 3:33 pm

Campus Construction Update, Aug. 14, 2014: New home for Bobcat batters

Campus Construction Update, Aug. 14, 2014: New home for Bobcat batters

Another construction project completed this summer has attracted its own share of attention: an enclosed wood-framed batting facility that should…