Archives for "Athletics"


July 1, 2008 1:12 pm


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


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.


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.


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.


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.


June 2, 2008 1:47 pm

Rich McNeil '10

Bates College sophomore Rich McNeil (Lawrence, Mass.) finished fifth in the men’s hammer throw in May at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field Championships, earning the first All-America honors of his career.


May 15, 2008 12:00 pm

Athletics and volunteerism work together for Nate Kellogg '09

As a student volunteer fellow at the Harward Center for Community Partnerships, Nate Kellogg ’09 coordinates volunteer activities for Bates sports teams and clubs.


May 13, 2008 12:34 pm

NCAA Men's Tennis Championships under way at Bates

Bears from St. Louis, Stags from California and other top-notch Division III men’s tennis teams and players are vying for NCAA championships over six days (May 13-18) at Bates College’s Wallach Tennis Center.


May 11, 2008 11:02 am

A Smashing Return

Tennis coach Paul Gastonguay ’89 runs a program that wins matches and respect.


May 5, 2008 3:26 pm

Stacia Saniuk '09

Bates College junior Stacia Saniuk finished her junior season already atop the Bates softball career lists for home runs, extra-base hits and total bases.