Stories about "cross country"
Bud Horne, 92, finishes The Old First Night Run on Saturday, July 31, 2017. Horne has been running in the race since it first started, over 40 years ago. (Photograph by Erin Clark / The Daily Chautauquan)
10 rules for road races from 92-year-old Bud Horne ’49

Friday, August 25, 2017 8:39 am

Bud Horne ’49, who as a Bates cross-country runner won a Maine state championship, keeps on going.

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‘Tremendous teammate’ Rob Gomez ’05 forgoes race victory to help a fallen runner

Thursday, August 10, 2017 2:50 pm

With the finish of the world-class Beach to Beacon in sight, and a Maine title on the line, Gomez slowed to help a staggering fellow runner finish first.

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BatesNews: December 2012

Thursday, December 13, 2012 2:00 pm

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Audio slide show: ‘Pack Mentality’ — women’s cross country at NCAA Championships

Monday, December 3, 2012 12:00 pm

The competitiveness, camaraderie and mutual respect of the women's cross country team as it treks to Terre Haute, Ind., for the NCAA Division III Championship.

Devin Dilts '11

Monday, November 17, 2008 12:00 pm

In his first semester at Bates after transferring from Vanderbilt University, sophomore Devin Dilts capped an impressive debut season with the Bobcat men's cross country team on Saturday at the New England Division III Cross Country Championships.

Esther Kendall '10

Monday, November 17, 2008 12:00 pm

For the second straight year, Kendall picked New Englands to lead the Bates women's cross country team for the first time all season.

Devin Dilts '11

Monday, September 15, 2008 1:37 pm

Devin Dilts '11 made a splash in his first collegiate 8-kilometer race on Saturday, running the fourth-fastest time for a Bates male at Tufts University's home course in Grafton, Mass.

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

Wednesday, September 8, 1999 12:00 am

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.