2019-20 Bates Athletics General News

  • Bates Bobcast Episode 153: Defense! Defense! (With some offense mixed in)
    October 08, 2019
    Defense was the name of the game last week for Bates field hockey and men's soccer. Plus, the cross country teams both won the Maine state title and the football team took Tufts to the wire. All that and more, on the Bates Bobcast!
  • Bates Bobcast Episode 152: Bobcats making the most of opportunities
    October 01, 2019
    This week we’re talking to a pair of Bates juniors who are making a big impact with increased playing time on their respective teams. Plus, men’s golfer Julien Lewin achieved a goal he’s been working toward since the first day he stepped on campus. And we introduce you to new Assistant Athletics Director Jess Duff. All that and more, on the Bates Bobcast!
  • Reinhold Hergeth named head coach of Bates men's and women's squash teams
    September 30, 2019
    Bates College Director of Athletics Jason Fein today announced the appointment of Reinhold Hergeth, head professional at Chelsea Piers of Connecticut and a former student-athlete at Trinity College, as head coach of men's and women's squash.
  • Bates Bobcast Episode 151: Momentum builds for No. 14 field hockey and men's soccer
    September 24, 2019
    The Bates field hockey and men's soccer teams are off to outstanding starts, with both teams slated to square off against Tufts this weekend. Plus, we catch up with head coach Paul Gastonguay '89 to talk all things Bates tennis. All that, and more, on the Bates Bobcast!
  • One of the good guys: The life of Russ Reilly '66, beloved at Bates and Middlebury
    September 20, 2019
    Beloved at Bates and Middlebury, the life of Russ Reilly ’66 underscores a reality: The NESCAC is as much, if not more, about what unites our schools than divides them.
  • Bates Bobcast Episode 150: Volleyball and field hockey's fast starts
    September 17, 2019
    This week we’re celebrating terrific starts to the season for the field hockey and volleyball teams. They have a combined record of 10-1 so far this year. Plus, head coach Malik Hall looks back on the football team’s close contest with Amherst and the cross country teams shined at the Bates Invitational. All that and more, coming up, on the Bates Bobcast!
  • Bates Bobcast Episode 149: The Harvest
    September 10, 2019
    On the latest Bobcast, we celebrate big wins for the field hockey, volleyball and men's soccer programs! Plus, the football season is upon us, with Bates opening its 2019 campaign Saturday at Amherst. All that and more, on the Bates Bobcast!
  • Bates Bobcast Episode 148: Week one of fall sports
    September 03, 2019
    This week we are celebrating the beginning of the fall sports season at Bates with a trio of previews. We have in-depth looks at the Bates men’s soccer, volleyball and field hockey programs on the latest episode of the Bates Bobcast!
  • Bates Bobcast Episode 147: Welcome to Bates!
    August 27, 2019
    On the season premiere of the Bates Bobcast, we welcome new women's soccer head coach Joe Vari and new golf head coach Henry Fall to campus. Plus, a preview of the upcoming cross country Alumni Meet and season with women's head coach Jay Hartshorn and men's head coach Al Fereshetian.
  • MIT's Jessica Duff named assistant athletic director
    August 13, 2019
    Bates College Director of Athletics Jason Fein announced the appointment of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Jessica Duff as assistant athletic director, effective in September. Duff will oversee student athlete services and internal operations for the department.