Paige Cooke

Stories by Paige Cooke
Despite no games, first-year Bobcats still win big with teamwork and belonging

Friday, December 11, 2020 10:33 am

Not one sports contest was played this fall. But teamwork was undiminished — especially how student-athletes helped bring new students into the Bobcat fold.

From greenhouse to labs, Bates coaches put teamwork into practice

Friday, May 22, 2020 12:36 pm

In the weeks since sports seasons ended in March, Bates coaches have put into play the lessons in teamwork they teach student-athletes, taking on new roles as movers, lab and greenhouse attendants, and helpers in security.

Miles apart, still together: Here’s how Bates coaches and athletes stay Bobcat strong

Friday, April 17, 2020 1:27 pm

So much has changed during the COVID-19 pandemic, but some things remain the same. "We may be miles apart, but we still accomplish things together," says Bates rower Emma Vieten '22. Like zoom yoga, virtual team dinners, and more.

For Bates football, 6-year-old Brayden Austin is their captain courageous

Monday, September 30, 2019 3:53 pm

Six-year-old Brayden Austin, who bravely overcame a grave medical condition four years ago, is this year's honorary captain for the Bates football team.