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Monday

November 19, 2001
9:32 am

Easter '03 earns cross country All-America honors

Bates College junior Justin Easter of Jay, Maine, finished 19th out of 215 runners Nov. 17 at the NCAA Division III cross country championships at Augustana College, earning his first All-America honor in cross country and the third overall in his career.

Monday

November 12, 2001
1:06 pm

Nine named to fall All-NESCAC teams

Nine Bates College fall student-athletes have been named to their New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) All-Conference teams so far this season.

Thursday

October 18, 2001
3:45 pm

Women's soccer to host NESCAC tournament first round

The Bates College women’s soccer team will play host to the first round of the 2001 New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) women’s soccer tournament on Sunday, Oct. 21.

Wednesday

October 10, 2001
8:31 am

Coffey named Administrator of the Year by NACWAA

The National Association of Collegiate Women’s Athletic Administrators (NACWAA) has recognized Bates College Director of Athletics Suzanne Coffey as its 2001 NCAA Division III Administrator of the Year.

Friday

August 31, 2001
2:38 pm

Class of 2005 arrives at Bates

The trickle of arrivals would become a steady stream by Sept. 1, as all members of the 583-person Class of 2005, Bates’ largest-ever incoming group, arrived to kick-off their first — and the College’s 147th year — with orientation, a week designed to create an immediate sense of community between new students and Bates.

Tuesday

August 28, 2001
2:52 pm

Peg Ficks '01 named NCAA Woman of the Year from Maine

Recent Bates College graduate Peg Ficks of Washington, Conn., has been selected by the NCAA as the 2001 Woman of the Year from Maine.

Thursday

August 9, 2001
3:54 pm

Bates racquets programs swap head coaches

The Bates College tennis and squash programs will exchange head coaches in the 2001-02 year.

Tuesday

May 1, 2001
3:24 pm

Bates men's tennis returns to NCAA championships

The Bates College men’s tennis team has earned its second straight berth in the NCAA Division III tournament. As the sixth seed in the East region. the Bobcats (9-3) will take on New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) rival Trinity (Conn.) College (13-4), the third seed, at MIT in Cambridge, Mass., on Saturday, May 12.

Friday

December 17, 1999
12:00 am

Openings remain in Bates skating school

Bates College officials have announced that registration is open for the Bates Skating School, which begins Jan. 15 and still has openings in the youth power skating program for children in grades 1-8 and in the beginner adult class. The pre-school and youth figure skating programs are already full.

Wednesday

September 8, 1999
12:00 am

Walter Slovenski, legendary track and cross country coach, dies at 79

Legendary Bates College track and cross country coach Walter Slovenski, 79, died Sept. 8 at Central Maine Medical Center, surrounded by his family, after a long battle with cancer. A memorial service will be held at the Bates Chapel on Sept. 24 at 4 p.m. followed by a reception at the Benjamin E. Mays Center on campus.