Stories about "Football"
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."
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.
Friday, September 14, 2018 9:48 am
Sophomore quarterback Brendan Costa sums up the team's exciting new offense this way: "Throw, throw, throw!"
Friday, June 22, 2018 11:48 am
A defensive line coach at the University of Pennsylvania, Hall is a highly regarded coach, recruiter, and community-focused leader who has succeeded at every stop in his career.
Web Harrison ’63, longtime coach who inspired students with a fusion of Bates ideals and practical Marine Corps values, dies at age 78
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 11:33 am
A revered football and lacrosse coach from the 1970s into the 1990s, Harrison gave his players a way to live life with integrity and purpose.
Friday, February 2, 2018 11:53 am
Bates economist Paul Shea and his former student Jared Quenzel ’13 tested a football truism, and here's what they found.
Thursday, November 9, 2017 1:56 pm
"We came in knowing there would be some ups and downs," senior captain Frank Williams of Brookline, Mass. said. "That always happens with a rivalry game."
Thursday, November 2, 2017 10:30 pm
Players talk about the chance to make Bates football history vs. Bowdoin on Saturday. Game time is 12:30 p.m.
Thursday, June 22, 2017 1:13 pm
We’ve compiled the top seven sports moments of the 2016–17 Bates College school year. Feel free to add to the list in the comments section.
Friday, December 16, 2016 12:05 pm
When a player goes down, "It’s not just, ‘Oh, there’s a player on the team who got hurt,’" says Rocque, an assistant professor of sociology. "It’s one of your students."