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Men’s Squash Looks Toward Nationals

February 13, 2019

The Men's Squash team (9-8) posted a fourth place finish at the NESCAC championships, defeating Amherst 6-3, but falling to two-time defending national champion Trinity 8-1 on Feb. 2. The next day, Bates...

Learn About Competitive Club Skiing at Bates!

February 13, 2019

Elly Bengtsson ’19, a senior captain of the Competitive Ski Club, answers questions about the team just before their last race of the season. (Left to right) Chloé Lo Faro, Katrina Johnson,...

Men’s Track & Field Demolishes Bowdoin, Wins State Meet

February 13, 2019

Last year, the Maine State title was snagged from the Men’s Track and Field team; they fell to Bowdoin by 43 points at their home track in Merrill Gymnasium. Flash forward one year and the tables have...

Athlete Spotlight: Meghan Graff ‘22

February 13, 2019

Meghan Graff ‘22 has been named Rookie of the Week by the Maine Women’s Basketball Coaches Association for three consecutive weeks. She was also named New England Women’s Basketball Association...

Men’s Basketball Concludes Rocky Season 7-17

February 13, 2019

Well, they say all good things must come to an end. It appears that there will be no postseason this year for men’s basketball. The 76-73 loss to Trinity on Friday Feb. 9 effectively ends the season...

No Underhill? New Coach? No Problem.

January 30, 2019

Men’s hockey overcomes adversity and looks to end 2019 with triumph The men’s hockey team has seen two critical road bumps at the start of the 2018-19 season. One, Underhill Arena, the team’s...

New Golf Simulator Draws Praise and Ire

January 30, 2019

Merrill Gymnasium is home to a variety of facilities enjoyed by both the Bates community and the public. Recently, the athletic department has moved forward with the construction of a golf simulator in...

Athlete Spotlight: Anna Barrow ‘22

January 30, 2019

Before going to bed, most Bates students probably are not thinking about waking up before six the next morning to brave freezing temperatures, rain, or even snow in order to work out for an hour and half...

Big Trio of Wins this Weekend for Women’s Squash

January 30, 2019

The no. 19 nationally ranked Bates Women’s Squash team has had a roller coaster of a season so far with five losses and five wins. This weekend, Jan. 25-26, was a big one for the Bobcats as they played...

Who Knew Bates Skiing Was a Family Business?

January 30, 2019

Bates Nordic Skiing captain Kaelyn Woods ’20 has led the women’s team in every race dating back to the start of the 2018 season, including the start of 2019. She is on a terrific run, slowly writing...

Swim & Dive Pounces on Panthers

January 17, 2019

The Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving teams came out strong in their first meet since the start of winter break, each team solidly beating Middlebury last Sunday, Jan. 13, in the Panther’s home...

MIT MIT: Massachusetts Institute of Technology Meet for Indoor Track

January 17, 2019

Last Saturday, the women’s Track and Field team traveled down to Cambridge, Mass. to compete against MIT and Colby for their first meet of the indoor season. This meet served as an ideal opportunity...

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