Stories about "Athletics"
‘We had each other’s backs’: Memories from volleyball’s perfect season

Thursday, November 14, 2019 12:50 pm

Thirty years ago, the Bates volleyball team put together the greatest season in Bates athletics history. This is the story of the undefeated 1989 Bobcats.

The 1898 Bates-Bowdoin football game that cemented a historic rivalry

Friday, November 1, 2019 11:05 am

The build-up to the 1898 Bates-Bowdoin game had disputes and divided loyalties. In the end, it was “universally admitted to be the greatest contest ever held between Maine colleges."

Bates in the News: Oct. 25, 2019

Friday, October 25, 2019 10:51 am

Recalling Elijah Cummings and Benjamin Mays, a friendship between American and Chinese artists, and a math professor explains her favorite theorem.

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.

Bobcats find competition, friendship playing summer baseball

Wednesday, August 21, 2019 11:00 pm

For Bobcats playing in a premiere wood-bat summer league, it's time to work on their games and have some fun.

Campus events: Sept. 3–30, 2019

Wednesday, August 21, 2019 9:05 am

Greetings from Bates! This is a listing of public events at the college during September 2019.

Campus Construction Update: July 8, 2019

Wednesday, July 3, 2019 3:10 pm

Summer's here and the time is right ... for construction projects at Bates. Campus Construction Update surveys how the major initiatives looked in early July.

Video: Behind the scenes of Bates’ third straight NCAA rowing championship

Friday, June 14, 2019 11:22 am

“As soon as we’re ahead, I know that nothing can stop us," says co-captain Sophie Claus ‘19.

Bates women’s rowing wins 2019 NCAA Championship

Friday, June 7, 2019 12:57 pm

The title is Bates' third consecutive and fourth in the past five years. "I'm so proud to be a part of this team," says co-captain Sophie Claus '19. "There are so many people back home and here supporting us. It's an incredible feeling."

Video: Women’s rowing, with its welcome-aboard spirit, heads to NCAA Championships

Friday, May 31, 2019 7:07 am

Meet rowing newbie Lily Kinder '22, the only Bates first-year competing at the this weekend's NCAA Championships.

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