2018-19 Bates Men's Track & Field News

  • John Rex places 19th in weight throw at NCAA Indoor Championships
    March 08, 2019
    The only sophomore or freshman in as strong a field as has ever been seen at the NCAA Division III Indoor Track & Field Championships in the weight throw, Bates sophomore John Rex took 19th place in the event in his first career appearance at nationals.
  • Donahue, Rex named USTFCCCA All-Region for indoor men's track and field
    March 07, 2019
    Bates junior Brendan Donahue and sophomore John Rex both received All-Region honors for the 2019 indoor track and field season from the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association, announced Monday by the USTFCCCA.
  • Rex set to make NCAA Championship debut in the weight throw
    March 04, 2019
    Sophomore John Rex will represent the Bates men's track and field team at this week's NCAA Division III Indoor Championships, taking place at the Reggie Lewis Center in Boston.
  • Men's track team members compete at Tufts National Qualifying Meet
    March 02, 2019
    No athletes from the Bates men's track and field team's contingent at Saturday's Tufts National Qualifying Meet, which the Bobcats hoped to do to extend the indoor season into next week's NCAA Championships.
  • Men's track places eighth at New England Division III Indoor Championships
    February 23, 2019
    Eight scoring performances in second-day action at the New England Division III Men's Indoor Track & Field Championships led to eighth place out of 23 scoring teams in the final standings Saturday at MIT.
  • Levine, DMR get men's track off to strong start at New Englands
    February 22, 2019
    Bates got off to a strong start at the New England Division III Men's Indoor Track & Field Championships on Friday at MIT, with a third-place finish in the distance medley relay and Justin Levine's fifth-place showing in the 5,000 meters.
  • Men's track wins six events at Bowdoin Invitational
    February 16, 2019
    The Bates men's track and field team won six events and recorded several other impressive performances Saturday at the Bowdoin Invitational, a non-scoring meet with Bowdoin, Colby, Wheaton (Mass.), Colby-Sawyer, Regis (Mass.), St. Joseph's, UMaine-Farmington and Unity.
  • Men's track posts fast times at BU Valentine Invitational
    February 09, 2019
    The Bates men's track and field team competed against athletes from all three NCAA divisions and beyond Saturday at Boston University's Valentine Invitational, with some outstanding marks recorded by the Bobcats.
  • 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!
  • Men's track and field wins Maine State Indoor Championships
    February 02, 2019
    The Bates men's track and field team won the Maine State Men's Indoor Championships Saturday night at the University of Southern Maine, capturing their 15th state title in the 51-year history of the meet, and their fifth in the past seven years.
  • Men's track competes well at BU, wins USM Invitational
    January 26, 2019
    The Bates men's track and field team posted impressive results in two different meets on Saturday, with a crew of runners competing at the non-scoring Terrier Classic at Boston University and the rest of the team at the USM Invitational.
  • 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!
  • Men's track dominates Division II and III teams at Bates Invitational
    January 19, 2019
    The Bates men's track and field team nearly tripled the score of the second-place team, Division II Franklin Pierce, in taking first place out of five teams from Division II or III in the Bates Invitational on Saturday in Merrill Gymnasium.
  • 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...
  • Men's track makes a run at No. 4 MIT in season opener
    January 12, 2019
    The host Engineers won the team scoring as expected on Saturday, but the Bobcats made it close as the host and No. 4 nationally ranked Engineers outscored Bates 149-140. Colby finished third with 60 points.
  • Men's track & field preview: Intriguing season begins Saturday at MIT
    January 11, 2019
    The Bates men's track and field team opens its indoor meet season Saturday in a tri-meet at MIT, looking to carry momentum over from the cross country team's NCAA Championship meet appearance and combine it with significant talent in other event groups looking for their first competition of the year.
  • 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.