The Bates football team pulled off its biggest come-from-behind victory since 1969 when the Bobcats rallied from 21 points down to defeat Hamilton 26-21 on Saturday. Plus, it's time to preview the squash and women's basketball seasons. All that and more, on the Bates Bobcast!
On Senior Night, the Bates football team shined under the lights in a 30-5 win over Bowdoin at Garcelon Field. Meet the senior offensive linemen who helped lead the Bobcats to victory. Plus, the cross country teams impressed at the NESCAC Championships. All that and more, on the Bates Bobcast!
The Bates field hockey team broke the program record for NESCAC wins in a season this year. How'd they do it? A winning combination of inclusiveness, gratitude, and love of the sport has a lot to do with their success. This is their story.
On this week's episode, we’re chatting with Director of Athletics Jason Fein about the ‘Cats Carnival, a special event taking place outside Garcelon Field this Saturday before the Bates football team’s first-ever night home game. Plus, field hockey and men’s soccer prepare for the NESCAC Championships and volleyball heads into the final weekend of the regular season looking for the program’s most wins since 2003. All that and more, on the Bates Bobcast!
First-year Bobby Dall's dazzling goal with 17 seconds left in the first overtime period lifted the Bates men's soccer team to a 2-1 comeback victory at rival Colby on Tuesday afternoon, capping the Bobcats' best regular-season final record since 2005.
Senior defender Alexa Jurgeleit's second career goal put the Bates field hockey team ahead for good in the No. 16 nationally ranked Bobcats' 3-2 victory over No. 20 Amherst on Saturday at Campus Avenue Field.
Senior outside hitter Taylor Stafford-Smith's 11 kills led the Bates volleyball team to a 3-0 (25-11, 25-13, 28-26) sweep of NESCAC rival Trinity College as the Bobcats celebrated Senior Day in Alumni Gym.
On Sunday, the Bates women's first varsity eight became the first crew ever to win the Collegiate Eights at the Heard of the Charles three consecutive years! Plus, the women’s golf team won the New England Intercollegiate Golf Championship and the cross country teams shined at Oberlin College in the inter-regional rumble. All that and more, on the Bates Bobcast!
On this week's Bobcast, we’re previewing the 55th annual Head of the Charles Regatta. Plus, the field hockey and men’s soccer teams won again and the tennis teams finished their fall season on a high note. All that and more, on the Bates Bobcast!
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!
First-year Bobby Dall headed the ball into the back of the net in the 37th minute to give the Bates men's soccer team a lead it did not relinquish in a 1-0 victory over previously unbeaten No. 15 nationally ranked Middlebury Saturday afternoon at Russell Street Field.
Junior Angel Echipue had 11 kills and senior Taylor Stafford-Smith had nine, including five apiece in the closely contested third set, as the Bates volleyball team downed Connecticut College 3-0 (25-10, 25-14, 25-21) in a NESCAC match on Friday night in Alumni Gym.
Back in August during a preseason football practice at Garcelon Field, the coaches announced that it was time for “up downs.” On the whistle, everyone gets down on the ground and then jumps back up, over and over until the drill is complete.
For head coach Malik Hall, the exercise is a metaphor, a life lesson that extends beyond physical fitness. All you have to do is keep getting back up — whether it’s after a tackle on the football field or when facing adversity in life.
Fast-forward to a recent practice before the team’s first game. Running onto the field comes 6-year-old Brayden Austin. Hall introduces him to the team as someone who has had a lot of ups and downs in life — someone who gets up every single day and keeps on fighting.
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!
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!
The Bates College volleyball team is undefeated (8-0) so far this season, with NESCAC play getting underway TONIGHT at 7pm against Amherst in Alumni Gym. It's the program's best start to a season since 1990 but captains Gabi Eustache and Julia Panepinto know there's a long way to go. These are the Bobcats: in their own words.
Familiar foes Bates and Bowdoin played to a thrilling 1-1 draw in a NESCAC men's soccer match Wednesday night at Garcelon Field, in a classic hard-fought rivalry game, after Bates freshman Jacob Iwowo's equalizer in the 89th minute.
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!
The Bates men's soccer team broke in the new Russell Street Field grass with a 2-0 win over the University of New England. Check out the highlights and what the Bobcats had to say about the new playing surface and what it means for the program!
The Bates field hockey team defeated Connecticut College and No. 20 nationally ranked Endicott on the road over the weekend, improving to 3-1 on the season. It's the program's best record through four games since 2007 and we've got the video highlights!
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!