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Friday

May 1, 2009
12:20 pm

A Swimmingly Successful Lesson

The Bates Swim Team offers the Bates Bobcat Swim Lesson Program to area children twice yearly, teaching skills and a love of water. Here Dany Aupi ’12 demonstrates a stroke to his student in Tarbell Pool.

Friday

May 1, 2009
12:14 pm

Home Run!

Bates College catcher Gordy Webb ’11 earned New England Small College Athletic Conference Baseball Player of the Week honors in early April, batting .611 (11-for-18) with a .632 on-base percentage and a 1.111 slugging mark while not committing an error behind the plate during the Bobcats’ 3-2 week.

Friday

May 1, 2009
11:58 am

Celebrating a Goal

Morgan Maciewicz ’10 celebrates a goal during a game against Colby. Bates lost the game but earned the sixth seed in the NESCAC Championship.

Friday

May 1, 2009
11:52 am

Lifting a Weight

Michael Lavallee ’12 lifts weights in the Davis Fitness Center, a fully equipped weight room open to students, faculty, and staff.

Friday

May 1, 2009
11:44 am

Softball Victory

The Bates College softball team celebrates an 8-1 NESCAC East Division victory against rival Bowdoin.

Friday

May 1, 2009
11:15 am

A Force to be Reckoned With

Paired with Amrit Rupasinghe ’10, senior Ben Stein ’09 is one half of Bates’ All-American doubles team, The partners were semifinalists in the 2008 NCAA Division III Championships, hosted by Bates.

Thursday

April 30, 2009
11:32 am

Candido Bousquet '12

Bates first-year Candido Bousquet (Colombo, Sri Lanka) displayed terrific versatility Saturday at the NESCAC Men’s Outdoor Track and Field Championships at Connecticut College, and was one of the Bobcats keys to nipping Tufts for second place at the meet by half a point.

Monday

April 27, 2009
11:14 am

Leah Maciejewski '12

Bates first-year catcher Leah Maciejewski (Tewksbury, Mass.) capped a terrific game in dramatic fashion Saturday against Trinity, doubling down the left-field line to score Karen Ullmann with the game-winning run in the 11th inning for a 9-8 Bates victory.

Monday

April 13, 2009
10:58 am

Rich McNeil '10

Bates junior Rich McNeil (Lawrence, Mass.) won three throwing events last weekend at the Colby Invitational, helping the Bobcats claim first place out of four teams, including their first regular-season win over MIT in 14 years.

Monday

April 13, 2009
10:54 am

Monica Berube '12

Bates first-year 3B Monica Berube (Plainstow, N.H.) carried the Bobcat softball team’s offense during a key 3-1 week, going .400 at the plate (4-for-10) with a double, two home runs, three walks, four runs batted in and two runs scored.