Archives for "Athletics"
Wednesday, February 16, 2005 3:44 pm
For the first time in Bates history, the men’s and women’s basketball teams both finished in the top four of NESCAC, giving the Bobcats home court advantage in two first-round playoff games this Saturday.
Wednesday, December 15, 2004 1:40 pm
Athletic teams at Bates are on a brief hiatus for exams this week. Contests will resume on Jan. 3 with the women's basketball team heading to Williamstown, Mass., for the Williams Tournament. But it's been a tremendous first month of the winter sports season for the Bobcats, with several teams earning national recognition.
Tuesday, December 7, 2004 3:35 pm
Both the men's and women's basketball teams have gotten off to impressive starts at Bates College, with both teams undefeated through the first three weeks of the season.
Saturday, November 13, 2004 1:44 pm
The Bates College men's cross country team advanced to the 2004 NCAA Division III Championship with a fourth place finish at the New England regional on Saturday afternoon at Twin Brook Recreation Center.
Tuesday, November 2, 2004 12:25 pm
The Bates College women's club ice hockey team has been selected to represent the United States at the Baltic Blast & Thanksgiving Day Tournament in Tallinn, Estonia. Other competitors include teams from Great Britain, Latvia, Estonia, Germany, Japan, Finland and Sweden.
Wednesday, October 20, 2004 1:41 pm
The Bates College men's cross country team is ranked ninth nationally among NCAA Division III institutions, and the women's soccer team made its debut in the national polls on Tuesday, ranking 21st.
Tuesday, September 14, 2004 2:51 pm
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, 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
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
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.