Stories about "Athletics"
Campus scenes on Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020.The football team has its first workout on Garcelon Field.
Video: How Bobcats redefine teamwork during the COVID-19 era

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 4:12 pm

With the fall competition season canceled, these Bobcats focus on what it means to be a team.

From the Archives: Greek cup, sports medal, and a call for abstinence

Friday, September 11, 2020 10:31 am

Does sex weaken athletic performance? In 1955 Bates students thought it did.

Leigh Campbell ’64, beloved Bates financial aid director with empathy and expertise, dies at age 79

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 10:48 am

As the college's longtime financial aid director, Campbell "showed students the path forward when they felt stuck, and instilled hope and confidence when there was fear and uncertainty.”

Slideshow: 17 happy, proud, wacky Bobcat portraits

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 12:17 pm

During their sports photo session, these Bobcats let it all hang out — "the more absurd the better" — celebrating both self and team, creating a spectacle of sports portraiture.

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.

Recalling when the Patriots drafted Tom Carr ’66

Thursday, May 7, 2020 3:42 pm

In 1966, the then-Boston Patriots selected Carr, a fullback, in the American Football League draft. "I developed a love of the game at Bates, and I think it was mainly because of Bob Hatch," Carr says.

Bates in the News: April 24, 2020

Friday, April 24, 2020 10:13 am

It's good Bates in the News: On April 17, Jack Allard ’16 left a Philadelphia hospital after a highly publicized weeks-long battle with COVID-19.

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.

Video: Coaches grade Bobcat athletes of 70-plus years ago

Monday, April 13, 2020 3:12 pm

After reviewing vintage film clips from the 1930s, Bates coaches critique the abilities of Bates athletes in tennis, hammer throw, pole vault, and baseball.

Bates in the News: March 27, 2020

Friday, March 27, 2020 10:47 am

As COVID-19 affects study and work, we revisit Bates history, celebrate fellowships and promotions, and follow a Bates alum reality star.

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