Archives for "Athletics"
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.
May 1, 2006 12:00 am
The Bates College men’s tennis team was selected to participate in the NCAA Division III Men’s Tennis Championships for the seventh straight year on Monday, the longest such streak of any athletic program at Bates.
April 27, 2006 12:00 am
Bates College senior Keelin Godsey again proved to be one of the top throwers in the NCAA at any division Thursday at the Penn Relays, finishing second in the hammer throw amongst solely Division I competition.
March 3, 2006 2:37 pm
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.
March 3, 2006 12:00 am
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.
March 1, 2006 3:04 pm
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.
March 1, 2006 2:45 pm
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.