Archives for "Athletics"


November 2, 2010 10:23 am

Video: Time-lapse of Garcelon Field renovations

If you think a Maine summer goes by quickly, take a look at this time-lapse video showing the installation of…


November 1, 2010 12:34 pm

Slide show features Homecoming 2010

“Reach out,” said Larry Handerhan ’05 during a Saturday-afternoon Homecoming panel discussion co-sponsored by OUTFront and Bates Alumni Pride. While…


October 19, 2010 2:52 pm

Joseph Woodhead, coach of champion Bates throwers, dies at age 76

Joseph Woodhead, an exemplar of athletic success as a Bates College assistant coach of track and field for 25 years, died unexpectedly at his home in Old Orchard Beach on Monday morning, Oct. 18, at age 76.


October 11, 2010 12:26 pm

Video: With dedication, Bates takes to the new Garcelon Field

As dozens of smiling Garcelon Field donors stood by, President Elaine Tuttle Hansen and Director of Athletics Kevin McHugh cut a wide garnet ribbon held by Susanne Jarnryd ’87 and Erik Jarnryd ’87, whose gift provided the impetus for the $2.6 million, donor-funded renovation of Garcelon Field.


October 7, 2010 11:27 am

Anticipating Saturday's Garcelon Field dedication, a few links to whet the Bobcat appetite

Anticipating the dedication of the new and improved Garcelon Field on Saturday Oct.  9 at 1p.m. during the Parents &…


October 6, 2010 4:20 pm

Sun Journal checks in on the new Garcelon Field

Lewiston Sun Journal reporter Kalle Oakes checks in on how players and coaches like the new Garcelon Field surface and…


October 4, 2010 2:08 pm

Renewed Garcelon Field dedication is Parents & Family Weekend highlight

• Click thumbnails below to view  Garcelon Field images taken this week:Bates College will dedicate comprehensive renovations to historic Garcelon…


September 20, 2010 10:18 am

Campus Construction Update, Sept. 20, 2010: Garcelon Field

“That’s going to be a fun thing to watch to go together,” Garcelon Field project manager Mike Gustin said as the first components of the new Garcelon Field grandstand showed up on Sept. 15.


September 17, 2010 5:18 pm

Campus Construction Update: Sept. 20, 2010

The grandstand is rising at Garcelon Field, the eagle landed at 10 Frye St., and they’re still slinging steel at Hedge and Roger Williams halls.


September 17, 2010 8:18 am

Doyle '72 offers commentary on coaching and life lessons

In an commentary, Dan Doyle ’72, an authority on sports in America and internationally, encourages youth coaches to go…