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Monday

May 25, 2009 2:19 pm

Bobcat of the week: Vantiel Elizabeth Duncan '10

Bates junior Vantiel Elizabeth Duncan (Topsham, Maine) became a three-time All-American by finishing fifth in the women’s hammer throw at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships last week at Marietta College.

Monday

May 4, 2009 2:46 pm

Bobcat of the week: Izzy Alexander '09

Bates senior Izzy Alexander (Harvard, Mass.) broke the New England Division III Women’s Track and Field Championship meet record in the 400-meter hurdles on Saturday at Springfield College, winning the event in 1:01.78 and slicing 0.18 seconds off of the previous set by Springfield’s Beth Bowler in 1998.

Thursday

April 30, 2009 11:32 am

Candido Bousquet '12

Bates first-year Candido Bousquet (Colombo, Sri Lanka) displayed terrific versatility Saturday at the NESCAC Men’s Outdoor Track and Field Championships at Connecticut College, and was one of the Bobcats keys to nipping Tufts for second place at the meet by half a point.

Monday

April 13, 2009 10:58 am

Rich McNeil '10

Bates junior Rich McNeil (Lawrence, Mass.) won three throwing events last weekend at the Colby Invitational, helping the Bobcats claim first place out of four teams, including their first regular-season win over MIT in 14 years.

Monday

March 30, 2009 10:31 am

Ryan Quinn '11

Bates College sophomore Ryan Quinn recorded two personal-best performances on Saturday as the Bobcats opened the outdoor season at the Snowflake Classic meet at Tufts.

Monday

March 30, 2009 10:23 am

Vantiel Elizabeth Duncan '10

Bobcat fans have come to expect great things from two-time All-American thrower Vantiel Elizabeth Duncan (Topsham, Maine), but her performance at Saturday’s Snowflake Classic at Tufts still stands out.

Thursday

March 5, 2009 12:21 pm

Bobcat of the week: Vantiel Elizabeth Duncan '10

Bates junior Vantiel Elizabeth Duncan continued to prove that she is one of the top throwers in New England at any division level, as well as one of the top throwers in all of Division III last weekend at the Open New England Indoor Championships at Boston University.

Tuesday

February 10, 2009 11:41 am

Woodhead's coaching career celebrated with naming of throwing area

Pride and joy was evident in longtime Bates throwing coach Joe Woodhead’s words and, yes, on his face too, when the longtime Bates throwing coach was feted prior to the annual Maine Men’s Intercollegiate Track and Field Championships Saturday evening.

Monday

June 2, 2008 1:47 pm

Rich McNeil '10

Bates College sophomore Rich McNeil (Lawrence, Mass.) finished fifth in the men’s hammer throw in May at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field Championships, earning the first All-America honors of his career.

Monday

April 14, 2008 10:50 am

Bobcat of the Week: Noah Gauthier '08

After winning the NCAA Division III championship in the indoor weight throw last month, Bates senior captain Noah Gauthier (Amherst,…