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Wednesday

June 2, 2010 12:45 pm

Bates women's rowing team repeats as national runner-up

The Bates College women’s rowing team repeated its groundbreaking feat of a year ago on Saturday, taking second place behind five-time repeat champion Williams at the NCAA Division III Women’s Rowing Championships. The Bobcats matched last year’s women’s rowing team for the highest team finish by any Bates squad at an NCAA championship. For the second straight year, Bates received a silver-medal performance by the first varsity eight boat, while the 2V8 boat also finished higher than any other second varsity eight in the field save for Williams.

Monday

May 25, 2009 11:10 am

Bates duo tops Bowdoin for NCAA tennis doubles title

They may as well have played on their own home courts, or at Lisbon High School for that matter, 3,000 miles away. But one of the greatest moments in the history of Bates athletics was a win over virtual neighbor and arch rival Bowdoin, decided in Southern California late Sunday night.

Friday

May 1, 2009 11:15 am

A Force to be Reckoned With

Paired with Amrit Rupasinghe ’10, senior Ben Stein ’09 is one half of Bates’ All-American doubles team, The partners were semifinalists in the 2008 NCAA Division III Championships, hosted by Bates.

Friday

January 16, 2009 3:50 pm

Feeding the Bobcat

While Sylvan Ellefson ’09 hasn’t banished sweets or Commons crispitos from his diet, he’s honed an understanding of what his body needs to perform at peak level.

Monday

May 1, 2006 12:00 am

Men's tennis team qualifies for seventh straight NCAA Championships

The Bates College men’s tennis team was selected to participate in the NCAA Division III Men’s Tennis Championships for the seventh straight year on Monday, the longest such streak of any athletic program at Bates.

Thursday

January 24, 2002 3:11 pm

Six Bobcats qualify for NCAA championships

Midway through the winter season, six Bates College student-athletes have qualified for the NCAA championships. Three represent the swimming and diving teams and three come from the track and field teams.