Stories about "Athletics"
Monday, March 28, 2016 12:58 pm
Head coach of Bates baseball for 36 years and a revered mentor who paid forward his own life lessons to his players, Leahey died on March 26, 2016.
Thursday, March 24, 2016 12:00 pm
The defending national champion is one game away from ending his collegiate career on a losing note. Then the winning began.
Friday, March 18, 2016 10:21 am
“I’d take him on the team right now," said Al Fereshetian, men's track and field coach, after seeing this archival clip of the famed Bates thrower.
Friday, March 4, 2016 2:41 pm
How does a Nordic skier train for the NCAA meet when there's no snow nearby? Here's an inside look at James' training regimen.
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.
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.
Friday, January 22, 2016 1:47 pm
Bates track and field athletes talk about the challenges of the multiple-event heptathlon and pentathlon.
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?
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.
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.