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Friday

March 3, 2006
2:37 pm

Bates women's season ends in overtime against Bridgewater, 71-69

Shannon Scales hit back-to-back three-pointers in the final 34 seconds of overtime to lift the Bridgewater College women’s basketball team over Bates College 71-69 in the opening round of the NCAA Division III tournament Friday.

Friday

March 3, 2006
12:00 am

Bridgewater's late threes sink women's basketball team in NCAAs

The Bates College women’s basketball team’s season seemed nearly assured of extending into the second round of the NCAA tournament, but then the Bobcats’ March turned mad. Bridgewater (Va.) College scored nine straight points on a trio of three-pointers at the end of overtime to tip Bates 71-69, ending its season at 19-9.

Wednesday

March 1, 2006
3:04 pm

Reilly, Ray, Stockwell earn NESCAC men's basketball honors

Bates College head coach Joe Reilly was named Coach of the Year and juniors Zak Ray and Rob Stockwell each made the All-NESCAC Second Team for the second year in a row as postseason honors were announced for men’s basketball Wednesday by the New England Small College Athletic Conference.

Wednesday

March 1, 2006
2:45 pm

Coffin named NESCAC Player of the Year; Barton, Kostakis also honored

Bates College junior Meg Coffin was recognized as the premier women’s basketball player in the New England Small College Athletic Conference on Wednesday, while sophomore teammates Sarah Barton and Matia Kostakis also earned league honors.

Wednesday

March 1, 2006
12:00 am

Coffin, Reilly honored as NESCAC basketball awards are released

The success of Bates College’s men’s and women’s basketball teams this season translated into awards announced by the New England Small College Athletic Conference on Wednesday.

Thursday

February 16, 2006
12:00 am

Behind the scenes with Olympic skier Justin Freeman '98

In his first Olympic race, on Feb. 17, Freeman finished 53rd out of 97 competitors in the 15 km. classical, at Pragelato, Italy. Since his appointment to the team in January, U.S. Olympic cross country skier Freeman has e-mailed a few updates to family and friends.

Wednesday

January 18, 2006
3:13 pm

Freeman '98 named to U.S. Olympic ski team

Kris Freeman becomes the second Bates alum to earn a place on a Winter Olympics team, the first being Nordic skier Nancy Ingersoll Fiddler ’78, who competed at the 1988 and 1992 games.

Wednesday

January 4, 2006
1:56 pm

Bates basketball set to be webcast on BatesCast.com

Bates College Director of Athletics Suzanne Coffey announces that the college will sponsor its first-ever audio webcasts of athletic contests, beginning with the men’s basketball team’s home game against Colby College on Saturday, Jan. 7.

Thursday

August 18, 2005
10:44 am

NCAA honors Phil Barr '05, swimmer and survivor of Station fire

Bates College swimmer Phil Barr (Lincoln, R.I.), a survivor of the 2003 Station nightclub fire in West Warwick, R.I., who made an inspirational return to varsity swimming his senior year despite damaged lungs, was named the male 2005 NCAA Sportsmanship Award winner.

Tuesday

July 12, 2005
9:59 am

Athletic director named regional AD of the Year

Bates College Director of Athletics Suzanne Coffey has been selected as Division III athletic director of the year for the northeastern United States.