Archives for "Athletics"

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.

Wednesday

June 3, 2015 2:37 pm

Alison Montgomery named head coach of women’s basketball

Alison Montgomery named head coach of women’s basketball

Montgomery, an assistant coach at the U.S. Naval Academy, is a Maine native and graduate of Bangor High School and Bowdoin College.

Saturday

May 30, 2015 5:17 pm

Women’s rowing wins NCAA Division III Championship

Women’s rowing wins NCAA Division III Championship

In dramatic and unexpected fashion, women’s rowing won the college’s first-ever NCAA team championship Saturday in Gold River, Calif.

Friday

May 29, 2015 9:33 am

Women rowers poised for NCAA grand finals tomorrow, May 30

Women rowers poised for NCAA grand finals tomorrow, May 30

After winning preliminary heats this morning, women’s rowing heads into Saturday’s NCAA grand finals favorited to win the college’s first NCAA team championship. Is this the year? Our hearts say yes. The reality plays out tomorrow.

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.