Stories about "Athletics"
Alan Nathan, professor emeritus of physics at the University of Illinois, is a nationally recognized expert on the physics of baseball.
National authority on physics of baseball to speak on Sept. 9

Friday, September 5, 2014 2:20 pm

Alan Nathan, a nationally recognized expert on the physics of baseball, speaks at Bates on Sept. 9.

The new batting facility under construction on July 23, 2014. (Doug Hubley/Bates College)
Campus Construction Update, Aug. 14, 2014: New home for Bobcat batters

Wednesday, August 13, 2014 3:33 pm

Another construction project completed this summer has attracted its own share of...

Destany Franklin ’14, Bates athletics awarded for community engagement

Tuesday, May 13, 2014 2:46 pm

A Bates senior from Seattle and the college Department of Athletics were each recognized for outstanding work in public service and civic engagement by Maine Campus Compact.

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An infographic look at baseball’s first trip to the NESCAC Championship

Wednesday, May 7, 2014 10:00 pm

Bates plays its first-round game today at 3 p.m. vs. Wesleyan University on the campus of Babson College in Babson Park, Mass.

Catherine DiPietro '16 of Owings Mills, Md., and Annie Horstmeyer '16 of New Canaan, Conn., enjoy the elements. (Sarah Crosby/Bates College)
Slideshow: Lights, camera, lax action on snowy Garcelon Field

Thursday, March 20, 2014 12:49 pm

Snow falling through the lights of Garcelon Field and onto the men's lacrosse game created these enchanting nighttime scenes.

CBB hoops action in Alumni Gym is always fast and furious. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Livestream hoops action vs. Bowdoin and Colby, tonight and Saturday

Friday, February 14, 2014 12:23 pm

Why watch a tape delay of some other event when you can watch Bates vs. Bowdoin and Colby live?

Professor of Geology Mike Retelle's research in the Arctic looks at glacial and sea level history, as well as records of climate change preserved lake sediments. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
For geology students, a walk on Garcelon Field becomes a trip back, way back, in time

Thursday, January 30, 2014 2:44 pm

"It's hard to comprehend billions of years," says geology professor Mike Retelle.

Emily Bamford ’15 selected to Australian Olympic alpine ski team

Wednesday, January 29, 2014 2:38 pm

With her selection, Bates has now been represented in five straight Olympic Games.

On a balmy winter day, the boys of summer take to Garcelon Field for some baseball

Thursday, January 16, 2014 12:24 pm

"I love being out here with the boys," says Sam Maliska '15, a 6-3 righthanded pitcher from Palo Alto, Calif.

Australian Olympic  alpine skier Emily Bamford '15, photographed in October 2013 in Melbourne. (Photo: Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)
Olympic hopefuls Bamford ’15 and Ellefson ’09 ski different trails toward Sochi

Wednesday, December 18, 2013 12:00 pm

Their paths are, quite literally, polar opposites.

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