Friends of Bates Athletics

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

With over half of the current Bates student body participating in varsity or club sports, and nearly 14,000 alumni having played on some type of athletic team, it is evident that athletics is an important part of the Bates experience. 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.

Upcoming Events

Monday, June 19, 2017
14th Annual Alan Goddard ’53 Golf Outing
Location: Wentworth by the Sea, Rye, NH
Information regarding the outing: Click Here!
Registration: Click Here!

Friday, August 4, 2017
Boston Red Sox vs. Chicago White Sox
Location: Fenway Park
Registration: FMI and to register Click Here!

Friday, August 11, 2017
New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox
Location: Yankee Stadium
Registration: FMI and to register Click Here!

Monday, August 28, 2017
US Open Tennis Opening Day
Billie Jean King National Tennis Center
To Register: Click Here!

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