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Weisskopf wins college squash’s top honor, leads Bates to Hoehn Cup

Monday, February 18, 2008 9:56 am

The Bates College men's squash team completed its streak through the Hoehn (B) Division of the Men's Team Nationals on Sunday at Harvard University with a 6-3 defeat of the University of Rochester.

Bates tennis player a semifinalist for national citizenship award

Monday, 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.

College to provide audio streaming for home football games

Wednesday, 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.

The 1892 Bates baseball team posted a 7–1 record en route to the state title. (Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library)
Scene Again: In 1892, Bates was best in baseball

Monday, July 23, 2007 3:52 pm

In 1892, baseball already reigned as the nation’s pastime, but interest in football was growing.

Dick Williamson, Dana Professor Emeritus of French, dies at 62

Thursday, 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.

Kevin McHugh appointed director of athletics at Bates College

Monday, 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.

Good, bad and ugly: How Bates football got into Sports Illustrated

Thursday, 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).

Ultimate player Adam Miller '09 enjoys his sweet sport

Friday, 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.

Athletic Director Suzanne Coffey resigns to take AD post at Amherst

Wednesday, 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.

Godsey breaks own NCAA Division III record in hammer throw

Friday, 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.

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