Archives for "Athletics"


September 21, 2008 12:00 pm

Kyle McAllister '10

Bates College junior safety Kyle McAllister became the first Bobcat since Terence Ryan ’07 in 2005 to capture NESCAC Football Defensive Player of the Week.


September 17, 2008 1:42 pm

Brittney French '11

Brittney French assumed the starting goalie position on the Bates women’s soccer team this year after the graduation of Nini Spalding ’08.


September 15, 2008 1:37 pm

Devin Dilts '11

Devin Dilts ’11 made a splash in his first collegiate 8-kilometer race on Saturday, running the fourth-fastest time for a Bates male at Tufts University’s home course in Grafton, Mass.


August 18, 2008 1:21 pm

Olympic Gold for Batesie!

Just wanted to give you a little update about the Bates Olympian. Bates graduate Andrew Byrnes (’05) won a gold medal yesterday in the men’s eight rowing event. Byrnes and his 7 teammates beat out Great Britain (Silver medal) and the U.S. (Bronze) to capture the gold medal for Team Canada.


August 18, 2008 12:00 pm

Now, Phelps Chases Gold on Land

After Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps won his historic eighth gold medal, the hard work to ‘transform the swimmer’s Olympic feat into a marketing juggernaut, akin to Michael Jordan or Tiger Woods,’ in the words of The Wall Street Journal, was just beginning for his agent, Peter Carlisle ’91.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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