2018-19 Bates Athletics General News

  • Bates Bobcast Episode 139: The battle for first place in the NESCAC
    April 16, 2019
    On this week's Bobcast, we’re previewing the battle for first place in the NESCAC between Bates, Tufts and Amherst men's lacrosse. Plus, the tennis teams enter the heart of NESCAC play and the baseball team prepares for a showdown with Bowdoin. All that and more...
  • Bates Bobcast Episode 138: Bobcats dominate NESCAC weekly awards
    April 09, 2019
    Four Bobcats earned awards from the NESCAC for their performances last week. And we talk to all of them on the latest Bates Bobcast! Plus, the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee hosted the 1st annual faculty/student basketball game. All that and more...
  • Bates Bobcast Episode 137: Another Bobcat in the NFL
    April 02, 2019
    Sam Francis '17 played football and men's lacrosse at Bates, graduating in 2017. Now, he's a Football Data Analyst for the Cincinnati Bengals. We catch up with him and recap the week that was in Bates athletics, on the latest Bates Bobcast!
  • Bates Bobcast Episode 136: Nine All-American swimmers, rowing spring season preview
    March 26, 2019
    On this week's Bobcast, we preview the spring season for Bates rowing. We also take a look back on a very successful NCAA Championships for the women’s swimming team. All nine Bobcats returned as All-Americans. Plus, the women’s lacrosse team beat Williams for the fourth straight season and the baseball team is ready for NESCAC play after a strong week of non-conference action. All that and more, on the Bates Bobcast!
  • Bates Bobcast Episode 135: Women's swimming heads to NCAAs, lacrosse keeps winning
    March 19, 2019
    On this episode of the Bobcast, we chat with the lone senior among the program record-tying nine Bates women's swimmers traveling to the NCAA Championships this week. Plus, the nationally ranked lacrosse teams continue to pick up key victories and women's tennis is ready to make an impact in the NESCAC after a solid trip to Virginia. All that and more, on the Bates Bobcast!
  • Bates Bobcast Episode 134: Breaking records and beating the best
    March 12, 2019
    From the women’s distance medley relay team finishing second in the country at NCAAs, to the men’s lacrosse team upending the top-ranked team in the nation, to a pair of Bobcats winning NESCAC Player of the Week honors, it was quite the week for Bates athletics. And we've got it all covered, on the Bates Bobcast!
  • Forty-eight Bobcats named NESCAC Winter All-Academic
    March 08, 2019
    Forty-eight students from Bates' winter sports teams have received 2018-19 NESCAC Winter All-Academic honors, announced Friday by the New England Small College Athletic Conference.
  • Six Bobcats named NESCAC Winter All-Sportsmanship
    March 06, 2019
    Six Bates students were named to the 2018-19 NESCAC Winter All-Sportsmanship Team, announced Wednesday by the New England Small College Athletic Conference.
  • Bates Bobcast Episode 133: Lacrosse's big week; NCAA Championships preview
    March 05, 2019
    The Bates lacrosse teams both defeated Middlebury and entered the national rankings. Plus, we preview the NCAA Championships for skiing and track and field. All that and more, on the Bates Bobcast!
  • Bates Bobcast Episode 132: From winter to spring
    February 26, 2019
    Winter sports are still going strong at Bates, but spring sports have arrived as well! On this episode of the Bobcast, we take a look back at a big NESCAC Championships for the men’s swimming and diving team by chatting with Male Bobcat of the Week and Lewiston native Matt Charest. Plus, the women’s squash team won its third Walker Cup title in the last four years and we preview the tennis and softball seasons. All that and more...
  • Griffin Mueller and Kaelyn Woods are selected again for NCAA Ski Championships
    February 26, 2019
    Bates College will be represented at the NCAA National Collegiate Skiing Championships for the second year in a row by alpine skier Griffin Mueller and Nordic skier Kaelyn Woods. The two juniors, who both made their NCAA debuts one year ago in Colorado, will make the trip this year to the famliar terrain of Stowe, Vermont.
  • Bates Bobcast Episode 131: Celebrating a NESCAC swimming champion; previewing lacrosse season
    February 19, 2019
    On this week's Bobcast, we talk with sophomore women's swimmer Caroline Apathy, who won the NESCAC title in the 100-yard butterfly! We chat with senior men's squash captain Coley Cannon, who ended his collegiate career on a high note and we look forward to the Bates Carnival with sophomore alpine skier Hannah West. Plus, a women's and men's lacrosse season preview. All that and more...on the Bates Bobcast!
  • Bates Bobcast Episode 130: 2019 Bates baseball season preview
    February 12, 2019
    Play ball! It's time to preview the Bates baseball season. Plus, the women’s track and field team put together a big time performance in the Distance Medley Relay and the women’s basketball team ended the season on a high note. All that and more, on the Bates Bobcast!
  • Bates Bobcast Episode 129: State of Maine track and field champions...again!
    February 05, 2019
    The Bates women's track and field team won its sixth straight Maine state championship and the men's team won its fifth in the last seven years. Plus, we talk to some standout skiers and recap the NESCAC Championships for men's squash. All that and more, on the Bates Bobcast!
  • Courting disaster: Bates squash players teach an SID how to play their sport
    January 30, 2019
    Squash student-athletes have taken on many challenges at Bates. But nothing could have prepared them for the task of teaching Assistant Sports Information Director Aaron Morse how to play their sport. Can they pull it off? Watch to find out!
  • Bates Bobcast Episode 128: Championship season approaches
    January 29, 2019
    The men's squash team competes at the NESCAC Championships this week. And the Bobcats picked up some key victories to wrap up the regular season. Meanwhile, the women's squash team earned head coach Pat Cosquer '97 his 300th career win. Plus, men's basketball picked up another NESCAC victory and we introduce you to the world of club basketball at Bates. All that and more...on the Bates Bobcast!
  • Bates Bobcast Episode 127: Bobcats defend the den
    January 22, 2019
    On this week's Bates Bobcast, the men’s basketball team picked up a big NESCAC win at home. Plus, a women’s basketball reserve player had a game to remember and the track and field teams hosted the Bates Invitational, with terrific results. All that and more, on the Bates Bobcast!
  • Bates Bobcast Episode 126: A fast start to 2019
    January 15, 2019
    On this episode of the Bobcast, we are taking a look at the strong start to the season for the track and field teams. Plus, the swimming and diving programs defeated Middlebury on the road Sunday and the Bobcats’ top women’s squash player was honored by the NESCAC. All that and more...
  • Bates Bobcast Episode 125: Previewing skiing and indoor track and field
    January 08, 2019
    It's the first Bates Bobcast of 2019! On this episode, we preview the alpine and Nordic skiing seasons. And we look forward to indoor track and field. Plus, our Bobcats of the Week come from the hardwood. All that and more, on the Bates Bobcast.
  • Women's game vs. UMF postponed; men's basketball hosts Thomas at 7
    January 08, 2019
    Tonight's Bates and UMaine-Farmington women's basketball game has been postponed to Jan. 17 due to travel conditions. Tonight's Bates men's basketball home game against Thomas College will be played as planned, with its starting time returning from 7:30 to the original 7pm.
  • Bobcats making an impact in the community
    December 21, 2018
    The Bates College athletic teams have been hard at work on the field, on the court, and in the water, as well as in the classroom. At the very same time, the Bobcats and their coaching staffs have been involved in a number of different community engagement projects this semester, logging over 140 hours to date.
  • Bates Bobcast Episode 124: Catching up with Bates Director of Athletics Jason Fein
    December 11, 2018
    On this episode of the Bobcast, we interview Bates Director of Athletics Jason Fein! Plus, we chat with our Bobcats of the Week, swimmers Alexander Ignatov and Erin Bucki.
  • Bates Bobcast Episode 123: Swimming and diving dominates Maine State Meet for fourth straight year
    December 04, 2018
    We’re getting the month of December started with a recap of the Bates swimming and diving program’s continued dominance of the Maine State Meet. This weekend, the women and the men won it for the fourth straight year. We will recap a competitive week for the squash programs and introduce you to Bates strength and conditioning coach Mike Seltzer. All that and more, on the Bates Bobcast!
  • Forty-seven Bobcats named NESCAC Fall All-Academic
    November 28, 2018
    Forty-seven Bates College students from Bates' fall sports teams have received 2018 NESCAC Fall All-Academic honors, announced Wednesday by the New England Small College Athletic Conference.
  • Bates Bobcast Episode 122: Bobcat basketball heats up
    November 27, 2018
    The Bates women's basketball team is 3-0 on the season after the Bobcats won a double overtime thriller Sunday against UNE. And the men's basketball team has won back-to-back games. We're staying warm in Alumni Gym on the Bates Bobcast!
  • Eight Bobcats named NESCAC Fall All-Sportsmanship
    November 27, 2018
    Eight Bates students have been named to the 2018 NESCAC Fall All-Sportsmanship Team, announced Tuesday by the New England Small College Athletic Conference.
  • Bates' Cunningham receives Geppi-Aikens Memorial Award from IWLCA
    November 15, 2018
    Bates senior associate director of athletics and senior woman administrator Celine Cunningham received the marquee honor Tuesday at the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association Honors Banquet.
  • Bates Bobcast Episode 120: Cross country heads to nationals, winter sports preview
    November 13, 2018
    The women's and men's cross country teams both qualified for the NCAA Championships in the same year for the first time since 2012! Plus, we preview the basketball and swimming & diving seasons on the latest episode of the Bates Bobcast.
  • Bates Bobcast Episode 119: Volleyball and soccer season recaps
    November 06, 2018
    With fall sports wrapping up, we caught up with volleyball head coach Melissa DeRan, men's soccer head coach Tyler Sheikh and women's soccer head coach Kelsy Ross to talk about their respective seasons. Plus, hear from our Bobcats of the Week: football captain Kyle Flaherty '19 and volleyball captain Julia Panepinto '20! All that and more, on the Bates Bobcast!
  • Bates Bobcast Episode 118: Honoring Bobcats past and present
    October 30, 2018
    A pair of Bates alumni are in the news! Tom Lopez '69 recently won his 300th football game as the head coach at Lincoln-Sudbury High School. And Amelia Wilhelm '18 was honored on Sunday for being one of nine finalists for the NCAA Woman of the Year award. Plus, the cross country teams shined at the NESCAC Championships and the volleyball team gears up for the conference tournament.
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