Archives for "Athletics"

Tuesday

September 14, 2004 2:51 pm

Liz Wanless '04 Named Maine's NCAA Woman of the Year

Liz Wanless is one of 52 state finalists for the 2004 NCAA Woman of the Year award after earning the title for the State of Maine. The award honors outstanding female student-athletes who have excelled in academics, athletics and community leadership, and have completed their collegiate athletics eligibility.

Tuesday

July 6, 2004 11:57 am

Elizabeth Wanless '04 heads for Olympic trials in shot put

Elizabeth Wanless ’04, a four-time All-America and two-time NCAA Division III champion in the shot put, will compete in the qualifying round of the Olympic trials July 15 in Sacramento, Calif.

Tuesday

July 6, 2004 11:24 am

Elizabeth Wanless '04 just short of Olympic trial shot put final

Liz Wanless ’04 (Belleville, Ill.) was just one spot shy of qualifying for the finals of the U.S. Olympic women’s shot put trials on Thursday, finishing 13th in the preliminary round with a throw of 51 feet, three inches.

Tuesday

June 1, 2004 12:45 pm

Wanless wins NCAA shot put title

Liz Wanless won the women’s shot put at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships with a meet record throw to claim her second national shot put championship on Saturday afternoon at Millikin University.

Thursday

May 27, 2004 9:17 am

Wanless, Fereshetian earn USTCA New England regional honors

Liz Wanless was named the U.S. Track Coaches Association Female Regional Athlete of the Year, and Al Fereshetian was selected as the USTCA Men’s Regional Coach of the Year for New England on Wednesday night.

Tuesday

May 25, 2004 9:22 am

Bobcats hit the road in search of NCAA track and field titles

Eight Bates College student-athletes will head to Decatur, Ill., to compete at the 2004 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships later this week.

Tuesday

May 18, 2004 9:52 am

Wallach Tennis Center Hosts NCAA Division III Championships

Bates hosted the 2004 NCAA Division III Men’s Tennis Championships at the Wallach Tennis Center last week. Middlebury defeated NESCAC rival Williams 4-3 in a thrilling come-from-behind match to win the team title on Friday.

Wednesday

April 28, 2004 9:18 am

Bracken named Academic All-American

Bates College junior Heather Bracken of Pittsburgh, Pa., has been named to the American Collegiate Hockey Association’s Women’s Division Academic All-America team.

Thursday

April 8, 2004 3:19 pm

Ray Named to DIII News All-Freshman Team

Bates rookie guard Zak Ray is one of 10 players in the nation to earn a spot on the 2003-04 DIII News Men’s Basketball All-Freshman Team.

Saturday

March 13, 2004 10:42 am

Wanless wins NCAA shot put title with Olympic Trial mark; eight student-athletes compete at NCAA Championships

After claiming second place in each of the last two NCAA Track & Field Championships, Bates College senior Liz Wanless finally won the elusive national shot put championship, and she did it in style, beating the field by more than five feet and hitting the Olympic Trial “B” qualifying distance.