Archives for "Athletics"

Sunday

August 17, 2008 12:00 pm

Rower Andrew Byrnes '05 and Canada win gold medal in men's eights

Bates College graduate Andrew Byrnes and the Canada men’s eight captured the gold medal on Sunday at the Shunyi Rowing–Canoeing Park, Canada’s first medal in the event since 1992.

Saturday

August 16, 2008 2:11 pm

Bates Olympian!

I am completely obsessed with sports. So obviously since getting back from camp I have been watching as much of the Olympics as I possibly can.

Friday

August 15, 2008 2:28 pm

Jobs with the Appalachian Mountain Club

The number of Bates students that worked in the AMC and RMC huts this summer is astounding. So astounding that the college’s magazine commissioned one of its students to traverse the White Mountains to photograph all the Bates students/alumni working there.

Tuesday

August 12, 2008 12:00 pm

From Bates to the Games

Andrew Byrnes ’05 is a member of the Canadian men’s eight crew that captured the gold medal Aug. 17 during the 2008 Olympics — Canada’s first medal in the event since 1992.

Tuesday

July 1, 2008 1:38 pm

'I don't give up'

Born prematurely, Sarah Blomstedt ’09 has been a winner ever since her triumphant fight to live

Tuesday

July 1, 2008 1:12 pm

Somerville

Finding a bit of Bates in Somerville, yet needing to move on, fuels conflicting emotions in recent grads.

Tuesday

July 1, 2008 12:00 pm

Team Approach

In The Encyclopedia of Sports Parenting, authors Dan Doyle ’72 and Deb Doermann Burch help parents manage their athletes less and better.

Monday

June 23, 2008 3:17 pm

Thompson named head baseball coach at Bates

Edwin Thompson, a former Division I and professional baseball player from Maine, has been named head baseball coach at Bates College, Director of Athletics Kevin McHugh announced on Wednesday.

Wednesday

June 18, 2008 12:00 pm

Jon Furbush named head men's basketball coach

Jonathan R. Furbush, assistant men’s basketball coach at Springfield College and former assistant coach and player at Bates College, has been named the new men’s basketball coach at Bates.

Monday

June 2, 2008 2:47 pm

Nicole Ritchie '09

Bates College junior Nicole Ritchie (East Dummerston, Vt.) led the Bates College women’s rowing team to its second straight top 5 national finish.