Archives for "Athletics"


May 25, 2010 2:49 pm

Historic Garcelon Field to get FieldTurf surface among improvements

• Click the thumbnails below to view the slide show Created in 1899 with the help of students who wielded…


April 21, 2010 1:39 pm


April 21, 2010 12:02 pm

Great Performances

On the arts stage or in the throwing circle, Rich McNeil ’10 is a crowd-pleaser By Andy Walter Where Rich…


April 16, 2010 1:52 pm


April 1, 2010 1:59 pm

Portland Press Herald highlights All-American Manter '11

The Press Herald‘s Rachel Lenzi interviews Ben Manter ’11 of Vassalboro after he became the 10 Bates skier and first…


March 25, 2010 4:33 pm

Print fades, pixels flourish as Bates curtails print events listing, plugs e-mail

For years, Bates has offered free subscriptions to “Bates Invites You,” a printed schedule of public events at Bates. Every month from September through May, the college has mailed and dropped off thousands of copies of the schedule. But this spring, driven audience preference and the need to trim costs and reduce its use of natural resources, the college will significantly reduce the number of schedules it prints and mails.


March 12, 2010 4:41 pm

Duncan delivers at NCAAs to earn weight throw runner-up honors

Vantiel Elizabeth Duncan ’10 of Topsham, Maine, had her finest day in an already highlight-rich career on Friday at the…


February 16, 2010 4:56 pm

Robert Hatch, icon of Bates athletics, passes away at age 85

• Click the thumbnails above to view the slide show Professor Emeritus of Physical Education Robert W. Hatch, an icon…


February 16, 2010 2:30 pm

Remembering Bob Hatch: 1991 Bates Magazine story at his retirement

Below are edited excerpts from an article on Bob Hatch originally published in the Fall 1991 issue of Bates Magazine…


February 3, 2010 9:09 am

Bangor Daily News reports induction of Al Harvie '65 to Maine Sports Hall of Fame

The Bangor Daily News and other Maine news outlets report the induction of Allen Harvie ’65 to the Maine Sports…