First-year Caroline Apathy broke the Bates women's swim team record and took second place in the 50-yard butterfly to begin the NESCAC Championships. She followed that up with a second place finish in the 100-yard butterfly and helped Bates take third in the 400-yard freestyle relay.
Marching as a team of one — between Kyrgyzstan and Chinese Taipei — Bates Olympian Dinos Lefkaritis ’19 of Larnaca, Cyprus, drew an extended shout-out from NBC announcers Mike Tirico and Katie Couric during opening ceremonies on Friday, Feb. 9. He competed in the giant slalom last week and competes in the slalom this week.
Bates senior Jack Kiely broke the team record in the 1,000 meters to highlight the BU Valentine Invitational on Saturday for the Bobcat men's team. He finished the 1,000-meter run in 2:26.30, breaking the team record by 0.48 seconds.
Martin won the second section of the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 9.32 seconds, the third fastest among 32 athletes at the BU Valentine Invitational. Martin's personal-record time moves her into a tie for second place on Bates' all-time performance list.
Nambiar went 2-0 on the week at the No. 5 position for the Bates men's squash team. Nambiar swept Hamilton's in the Bobcats' 8-1 win in the NESCAC quarterfinals Saturday morning. Then he followed that up with a clutch 3-2 victory over Williams College's Anand Butler in the Bobcats' 6-3 win Saturday afternoon in the semifinals.
Cook shattered Bates' indoor record in the 5,000-meter run with the seventh-fastest time in Division III history, highlighting a day of career-best performances by members of the Bates women's track and field team Friday at the BU John Thomas Terrier Classic.
McDonald turned in the best performance of his career so far with a sixth place finish out of 97 collegiate competitors in the men's 10K classical technique race Saturday at the St. Michael's Carnival.
Houtsma finished 19th overall out of 99 men with a time of 29:15.9 in the 10K classic technique race at the Colby Carnival. He led the Bates men's team to the eighth-best team score (108 points) in a field of 13 teams
Logan came from behind to win the 400-yard individual medley by 1.28 seconds in 4:37.87. She also won the 200 free in 1:57.25 and was edged by 0.02 seconds for first place in the 200 breast (2:29.65), helping the Bobcats defeat Middlebury at Tarbell Pool.
Coyne turned in three outstanding performances in a 2-1 week for the Bobcats. He poured in 17 points in Tuesday's win over Husson, 22 points at Bowdoin and a career-high 30 points in the Bobcats' 82-79 win at Colby.
Ho won three races and was the runner-up in three others to lead the women's team to victory at the Maine State Meet. Ho set Bates' team record in the 100-yard individual medley in her final event (1:00.18).
Pender won the 50 free (21.33), the 100 free (46.77), the 100 fly (52.66) and the 100 IM (53.27) to lead the men's swimming team to a sweep of Bowdoin, Colby and the University of Maine at the Maine State Meet.
Spellman scored a career-high 38 points in Bates’ 107-103 win over the University of New England on Sunday. He shot 16-of-25 from the field and 6-of-8 from the free-throw line while grabbing eight rebounds.
Davenport scored 27 points on 9-of-16 shooting and 6-of-9 three-point shooting, in addition to eight rebounds and four steals in Bates’ 68-56 win over Southern Maine. She logged a full 40 minutes in the win.
Cook earned her first career All-America honor Saturday, finishing 16th among 279 individuals overall at the NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships. She covered the 6K course at Principia College in 21:07.4.
Cook will run in the NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships for a second straight year after placing fourth overall at NCAA Regionals. She covered the 6-kilometer course at Gorham Country Club in 20:44.7.
Rowe earned All-New England honors by placing 30th out of 370 runners in his first NCAA Division III New England Regional Championship race. Rowe covered the 8-kilometer course at Gorham Country Club in 26:09.04.
Forney totaled 31 assists, 16 digs, three kills and one block in her final match Friday in the NESCAC tournament. Forney put up career-best numbers this season in assists (9.62 per set), digs (2.80), and blocks (0.35).
Lindgren earned NESCAC Defensive Player of the Week honors and flew all over the field on Saturday in Bates' 24-17 win over Bowdoin, collecting career-highs of 16 tackles (11 solo) and six pass breakups.
Lough scored the game-winning goal with just eight seconds remaining in regulation to give the Bobcats a 3-2 victory at Colby on Tuesday, earning the Bobcats the eighth seed in the NESCAC Championship.
The Bates men's rowing team placed third among 37 boats to earn the bronze medal in the Men's Collegiate Eights race at the 53rd Head of the Charles Regatta. The Bobcats recorded their best-ever finish in the event.
The Bates women's varsity eight set a course record in the Women's Collegiate Eights and claimed first place among 26 boats at the 53rd Head of the Charles Regatta on Sunday. Bates also won the event in 2014.