Archives for "Athletics"

Wednesday

July 1, 2009 11:34 am

Scene Again: 1893-Women and Men

For the first time since the school’s founding, the “young ladies of the freshman class at Bates outnumber the young men.”

Wednesday

July 1, 2009 11:00 am

Open Forum

Readers share comments about Bates Magazine.

Wednesday

July 1, 2009 10:15 am

Throwing a Party

The dedication of the Woodhead Throwing Area

Thursday

June 25, 2009 9:45 am

Bates athletics ranks high in final Directors' Cup standings

Bates College ranked 57th out of the 310 NCAA Division III schools that scored points, as the final standings of…

Monday

June 22, 2009 9:54 am

Men's crew traveling to UK for Henley Royal Regatta

For the past three years, the Bates College men’s rowing team has stood by as the women’s team has qualified for, and excelled in, the NCAA Women’s Rowing Championships. Since the NCAA doesn’t sponsor championships in men’s rowing, it would be understandable if there might have been mixed emotions about seeing their teammates get to extend their season in something resembling the limelight.

Sunday

June 14, 2009 4:11 pm

Unveiling the Bobcat Statue

Bates College unveils its new bronze Bobcat sculpture, made possible by the Class of 2004 and other donors, on Saturday,…

Saturday

May 30, 2009 10:50 am

Women's rowing claims second place at NCAAs

Bates College had its best showing ever in the NCAA Division III Women’s Rowing Championships, claiming second place in both the team standings and in the Grand Final in convincing fashion on Saturday.

Monday

May 25, 2009 2:19 pm

Bobcat of the week: Vantiel Elizabeth Duncan '10

Bates junior Vantiel Elizabeth Duncan (Topsham, Maine) became a three-time All-American by finishing fifth in the women’s hammer throw at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships last week at Marietta College.

Monday

May 25, 2009 11:10 am

Bates duo tops Bowdoin for NCAA tennis doubles title

They may as well have played on their own home courts, or at Lisbon High School for that matter, 3,000 miles away. But one of the greatest moments in the history of Bates athletics was a win over virtual neighbor and arch rival Bowdoin, decided in Southern California late Sunday night.

Monday

May 25, 2009 10:08 am

Bobcat of the week: Ben Stein '09

Few athletes in Bates College history have ever reached the degree of achievement Ben Stein did May 22-24, 2009, when he won eight matches and lost only one, the NCAA Division III Men’s Tennis Singles Championship, and headed home as a national champion.