Stories about "Athletics"
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Video: Allison Hill ’17 hurdles the competition

Friday, February 26, 2016 1:07 pm

When Hill was fitted for her first track spikes as a girl, "it was like I was Cinderella." But there's nothing magical about Hill's success. It's just plain hard work, determination, and talent.

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Photo Story: Chelsea Nason’s Senior Day was for the ages

Friday, February 19, 2016 11:20 am

What Senior Day for women's basketball lacked in numbers (Nason was the sole honoree), it made up for in emotion, drama, and, in the end, pure elation.

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Video: ‘Hep guys’ and ‘pent gals’ talk about their events

Friday, January 22, 2016 1:47 pm

Bates track and field athletes talk about the challenges of the multiple-event heptathlon and pentathlon.

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Video: Just two degrees of separation for the Bates and Bowdoin hoops coaches

Friday, January 8, 2016 1:33 pm

The new Bates women's coach, Alison Montgomery, played at Bowdoin and got her coaching start in Brunswick under coach Adrienne Shibles, Bates '91. They ponder the question: Is it too close for comfort?

Day Two: Emilie Muller '16 of the Bates varsity eight considers the team's accomplishment: winning the college's first NCAA team championship. (Mason D. Cox '07 for Bates College)
Video: Boats busted, Bates got a boost to win last year’s NCAA rowing title

Friday, January 8, 2016 12:36 pm

It's well-known that women's rowing won the 2015 NCAA title. It's less known that Bates won using borrowed boats after theirs were damaged in transit to the regatta.

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Video: Art of rebounding with Allie Coppola ’17

Friday, December 18, 2015 1:24 pm

Explaining Coppola's rebounding prowess doesn't require the word "jump." She's simply more "focused and more determined" than many of her opponents, says head coach Alison Montgomery.

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Video: Walk-on Allen Sumrall ’16 heads to the NCAA cross country meet as Bates’ best

Friday, November 20, 2015 12:08 pm

Allen Sumrall '16 came across the country for academics, not cross country. Four years later, the walk-on from New Mexico is a politics honors candidate — and running in the NCAA championships as Bates' best.

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Video: Game highlights from Bates’ CBB-clinching 31-0 grid victory vs. Bowdoin

Friday, November 13, 2015 1:03 pm

"I love football," says QB Patrick Dugan '16 of Westford, Mass., after Bates' 31-0 victory over Bowdoin last Saturday. What more is there to say?

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Video: Crash course in CBB football history and intensity

Friday, November 6, 2015 1:31 pm

With Bates facing Bowdoin in football for the 118th time on Saturday at 12:30 p.m., here's a primer on CBB history and Bates-Bowdoin intensity.

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Join the Great Bates-Bowdoin Football Fantasy Pool (2015 edition)

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 3:09 pm

Join the fun on CBB Championship day with the Great Bates-Bowdoin Football Fantasy Pool. Football knowledge optional!

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