Archives for "Athletics"
December 17, 2007 11:10 am
Mallika Raghavan (Chappaqua, N.Y.) is one of 14 semifinalists for the Wooden Cup, and the only tennis player or Division III athlete on that list. There are five others who have earned finalist honors, one of whom will be announced on Jan. 24 as the Wooden Cup’s college recipient.
September 19, 2007 3:22 pm
Bates College has partnered with Teamline to make live play-by-play of 2007 season home football games available to listeners from anywhere.
July 23, 2007 3:52 pm
In 1892, baseball already reigned as the nation’s pastime, but interest in football was growing.
June 21, 2007 11:09 am
Richard C. Williamson, Charles A. Dana Professor Emeritus of French and a charismatic catalyst of Bates community, died while en route to Louisville, Ky., with his wife, Deborah, to compete in bicycling events at the National Senior Games.
April 16, 2007 11:55 am
Kevin McHugh of The College of New Jersey has been named director of athletics and chair of the Department of Physical Education at Bates College, effective July 1.
December 7, 2006 1:43 pm
It took equal parts good, bad and ugly for this image from the Bates-Colby football game on Oct. 28 into Sports Illustrated’s special issue, “Football America” (Dec. 4, 2006).
September 1, 2006 2:13 pm
Bates has Orange Whip, while Colby has the Dazzlin’ Asses. To the south are Bowdoin’s Stoned Clowns. In Vermont are the Middlebury Pranksters. So, the names of some nearby Ultimate Frisbee college teams prove that the sport still gets its ya-yas out by flaunting a late-’60s counterculture attitude.
June 14, 2006 12:00 am
After 21 years with the Bates College Athletic Department, Director of Athletics Suzanne Coffey has announced her resignation to become athletic director at Amherst College in Amherst, Mass.
May 26, 2006 12:00 am
A year ago, Bates College senior Keelin Godsey set the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field Championships record in the women’s hammer throw, at 195 feet and 4 inches. On Friday at Benedictine University, Godsey’s hammer traveled far beyond that mark all day long, en route to winning a second straight NCAA championship in his best event.
May 22, 2006 12:00 am
Bates College senior Will Boe-Wiegaard defeated Middlebury College senior Brian Waldron in straight sets on Monday morning, 6-4, 6-3, to capture the singles championship in the 2006 NCAA Division III Men’s Tennis Championships.