Friends of Bates Athletics

Bates Bobcat

Friends of Bates Athletics (FBA) is a group of alumni, parents, and friends who are passionately committed to supporting athletics at Bates.

Through financial contributions, Friends of Bates Athletics strengthens the budgets of athletic teams, helping them to become as competitive as possible. FBA also provides an opportunity for Bates athletics enthusiasts to connect at events and gatherings.

2017-18 FBA Slideshow

Thanks to the 1,342 alumni, parents, and friends who made gifts to the Friends of Bates Athletics, 2017–18 was a fantastic year for the Bobcats.


Upcoming Events

Saturday, August 18, 2018
Portland Sea Dogs vs. Altoona Curve
6 pm 
Location: Hadlock Field, Portland, ME

Register: Click here

Saturday, August 18, 2018
Vermont Lake Monsters vs. Staten Island Yankees
6:05 pm 
Location: Centennial Park, Burlington, VT

Register: Click Here

Thursday, August 30, 2018
Rugby Gathering in Boston
Time: 6 pm
Location: Red Hat
Register: Click Here

Saturday, September 1, 2018
45th Annual Cross Country Alumni Race and BBQ
Time: Noon
Location: Russell St Track
Register: Click Here

Friday, October 5, 2018
2018 Annual Basketball Golf Outing
Time: Registration 10 a.m., 11 a.m. shotgun start
Location: Martindale Country Club
Register: Click Here

Saturday, October 27, 2018
Memorial Service for Webster Harrison ’63
Time: 10 a. m.
Location: Bates College
RSVP: Coming Soon




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Have questions? Contact Stephanie Dumont at or (207) 786-8370.