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Swimming and Diving Program Records Historic Achievements at NCAAs

Sydney Beres ‘18 watches her Sam Reiss ‘18 advance the ball.  JOHN NEUFELD/THE BATES STUDENT

Max Petrie

March 28, 2018

This past weekend, members of the Bates swimming and diving team competed in Indianapolis at the Division III NCAA National Championships. Both the men’s and women’s teams had great performances by the athletes in attendance. There were a total of eleven swimmers that were selected to compete: si...

Swimming and Diving Team Defeats Middlebury and Remains Undefeated

Sydney Beres ‘18 watches her Sam Reiss ‘18 advance the ball.  JOHN NEUFELD/THE BATES STUDENT

Max Petrie

January 17, 2018

The men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams are off to great starts for the 2017-18 season. With three meets down, they have not lost and have high expectations for what is to come. Chris Lee ’18 says, "We have Midd, Colby and Bowdoin coming up in the next two weeks, and I think they present us ...

Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving Team is Optimistic about Upcoming Season

Sydney Beres ‘18 watches her Sam Reiss ‘18 advance the ball.  JOHN NEUFELD/THE BATES STUDENT

Max Petrie

November 8, 2017

As the Bates men’s and women’s swimming and diving team gets ready to start their season, there is plenty of optimism from the athletes. Coming off of the success in NESCACs last year, they feel that they can do even better with another year of experience. Hope Logan ’18 says, “We would love to...

Men’s and women’s swimming and diving both lose to Bowdoin, rebound to beat Colby

Men’s and women’s swimming and diving both lose to Bowdoin, rebound to beat Colby

Doug Steinberg

January 23, 2013

Both Bates swimming and diving teams swam well this past weekend, as the Bobcats hosted Bowdoin on Friday before traveling to Colby on Saturday. The women’s team narrowly missed upsetting the Bowdoin Polar Bears, losing 149-139, as the fate of the entire meet came down to the last relay (the 400m f...

Men’s and women’s swimming sweeps Norwich, falls to Middlebury

Men’s and women’s swimming sweeps Norwich, falls to Middlebury

Alex Henrie

January 16, 2013

Following a strenuous eight day training trip to Florida, the men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams finished their winter break in Northfield, Vermont, enjoying a cakewalk over Norwich University before falling to Middlebury. The men wasted no time in blasting the Cadets 225-74. They were l...

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