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May 1, 2009 12:28 pm

A Bonding Moment

Women’s and men’s tennis coach Paul Gastonguay ’89 congratulates his number two doubles team, Erika Blauth and Brooke Morse-Karzen, after the pair defeated Colby in a match at Wallach Tennis Center.


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.


March 15, 2009 11:59 am

Lobsters appoint Bud Schultz coach

The Boston Herald noted the hiring of Buddy Schultz ’81 as head coach of the Lobsters, the Boston entry in the professional World Team Tennis league. “I had a partiality to Bud,” Lobsters CEO Bahar Uttam told the Herald, “because he’s local, he’s got the experience, he’s been out on the (pro) circuit and appreciates what it takes for people who are on the circuit to get excited about what it means to be on the team.”


October 13, 2008 12:00 pm

Nick Shadowen '12

Bates first-year Nick Shadowen (Mechanicsburg, Pa.) made the biggest splash of his impressive fall season on Sunday, when he took on junior teammate Amrit Rupasinghe (Colombo, Sri Lanka) in the final match of the 19-player Singles A Flight in the annual Wallach Men’s Tennis Invitational.


May 11, 2008 11:02 am

A Smashing Return

Tennis coach Paul Gastonguay ’89 runs a program that wins matches and respect.