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The Bates Bobcast - Podcasts About Bates Athletics

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    March 21, 2017
    Bates Bobcast Episode 62: The 23-Time All-American Senior Sara Daher earned six more All-America awards at the NCAA Swimming & Diving Championships, giving her 23 in her career. The women's team finished 13th in the nation while the men finished a program-best 24th. We've got it covered on the Bobcast!
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    March 14, 2017
    Bates Bobcast Episode 61: Women's track and men's lacrosse make history What a week for the women's track and men's lacrosse teams! Listen to this week's episode of the Bobcast to learn about all their outstanding accomplishments!
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    March 07, 2017
    Bates Bobcast Episode 60: Onward to the NCAA Championships! The skiing and the track & field teams are headed to the NCAA Championships this week. We've got the full preview. Plus, we look ahead to the Bates softball season. All that and more...on the latest Bates Bobcast!
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    February 28, 2017
    Bates Bobcast Episode 59: James beats the heat, makes Nordic history Senior Sadie James became the first women's Nordic skier to win an EISA carnival race in 14 years when she won the 5K Classical Technique race at the Bates Carnival on Friday. Hear from her and our other great student athletes on this week's Bobcast!
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    February 21, 2017
    Bates Bobcast Episode 58: 2017 men's lacrosse preview We recap a banner weekend for the women's track & field team. Our Bobcats of the Week come from men's swimming and women's Nordic! Plus, we sit down with men's lacrosse head coach Peter Lasagna to preview the 2017 season!
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    February 14, 2017
    Bates Bobcast Episode 57: Baseball and tennis preview Can you believe two of our spring sports get started next week? That's right, we're previewing the baseball and tennis seasons on this episode of the Bobcast!
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    February 07, 2017
    Bates Bobcast Episode 56: Bringing home the state championship The track & field teams both brought home the state title and the squash teams shined at the NESCAC Championships. Plus, women's basketball makes their push for the post-season!
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    January 31, 2017
    Bates Bobcast Episode 55: Rewriting the record books The men's basketball team upset No. 4 nationally ranked Tufts, the squash teams combined to go 6-0 on the week and senior Allison Hill made Bates track & field history. All that and more on the latest Bates Bobcast!
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    January 24, 2017
    Bates Bobcast Episode 54: Squash teams make their move The squash teams went a combined 4-0 this weekend. Plus, we get you all caught up with the alpine and Nordic skiing teams. All that and more on the latest episode of the Bates Bobcast!
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    January 17, 2017
    Bates Bobcast Episode 53: Bending the Arc of Athletics Toward Justice Bates College lecturer in American cultural studies Chris Petrella '06 joins the Bobcast to discuss the MLK Day panel he moderated on Monday. Plus we recap big wins for the basketball, swimming & diving and squash programs!
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    January 10, 2017
    Bates Bobcast Episode 52: New Year, New Accomplishments We take a look at the men's basketball team's 2-0 start to NESCAC play. The women's basketball team picked up a big NESCAC win, the men's squash team beat Williams at Williams for the first time ever, and the men's swimming and diving team remains undefeated. Plus, we preview the indoor track and field season!
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    December 20, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 51: Catching up with President Spencer On this episode of the Bobcast we sit down with the president of Bates College: Clayton Spencer! Plus, a men's basketball update from Tommy Verdell.
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    December 13, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 50: Athletics Department Update with Kevin McHugh We sit down with Director of Athletics Kevin McHugh to get an update on everything going on in the Athletics Department this upcoming January. Plus we recap an exciting week of hoops on this episode of the Bobcast!
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    December 06, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 49: Swimming's Success Both swimming and diving programs won the Maine State Championship this past weekend. Hear from our Bobcats of the Week: Janika Ho '20 and Riley Ewing '18 on this episode of the Bobcast!
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    November 29, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 48: Squash and Swimming & Diving Preview It's an action-packed episode of the Bobcast as we celebrate a 4-0 week for the Bates basketball programs and preview the seasons for squash and swimming & diving!
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    November 22, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 47: Running into winter sports On this episode of the Bobcast, we recap the women's cross country team's trip to the NCAA Championships and take a look back at the first week of winter sports at Bates!
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    November 15, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 46: Previewing Bates basketball The Bates basketball programs begin their seasons on Friday and the women's cross country team is headed to the NCAA Championships. Plus we wrap up the football season and talk to our Bobcats of the Week.
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    November 08, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 45: CBB series three-peat! The Bates football team defeated Bowdoin 24-7 on Saturday to clinch their third consecutive outright CBB series title. We break it down with coach Mark Harriman. Plus, a look back at the seasons for volleyball, field hockey and soccer!
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    November 01, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 44: Happy Halloween and Happy CBB series! The football team beat Colby to start the CBB series on the right foot. The volleyball team picked up two huge wins and the women's cross country team shined at NESCAC's. Plus, some Halloween fun on this episode of the Bobcast!
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    October 25, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 43: Upsets and Milestones The men's soccer team upset No. 15 nationally ranked Middlebury last week and the field hockey team reached a new high in wins for this century. Plus a recap of the Head of the Charles and a CBB Series preview. All that and more on the latest episode of the Bobcast!
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    October 18, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 42: Maine State Champions Last week the women's cross country team won the Maine State Championship for the fourth time in program history. Meanwhile the field hockey team stunned a nationally ranked opponent for the second straight year. All that and more on the latest episode of the Bates Bobcast!
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    October 11, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 41: A victorious Back to Bates Junior slotback Frank Williams starred in the football team's 29-17 victory over Williams College on Saturday. It was the highlight of a very memorable Back to Bates Homecoming weekend. We've got the full recap on this episode of the Bates Bobcast!
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    October 04, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 40: Cross Country goes the distance The men's and women's cross country teams sent their top runners to Louisville this past weekend and turned in some great results. Plus, star linebacker Mark Upton had a huge week for the football team. All that and more!
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    September 27, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 39: Getting on track in NESCAC NESCAC play is in full swing for the Bates fall sports. We recap the week that was in Bates athletics on this week's episode of the Bates Bobcast!
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    September 20, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 38: 2016 Football Preview The Bates football team begins their season this Saturday at Trinity. We preview their chances on the gridiron.
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    September 13, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 37: Youth is served We recap the week that was in Bates athletics as some first-years and sophomores made a big impact in week one of the fall sports season.
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    September 06, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 36: field hockey and soccer preview The Bobcast is back along with Bates fall athletics! With the field hockey and soccer teams opening this week, we preview their seasons.
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    August 04, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 35: Remembering Coach Bob Flynn Legendary Bates coach Bob Flynn passed away on July 31, 2016. On this episode of the Bobcast we take a look at his life and legacy over the course of his 50 years at Bates. We also get a summer Bates athletics update from Director of Athletics Kevin McHugh.
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    June 07, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 34: The Greatest With the passing of Muhammad Ali, we sit down with Allen Harvie '65 to look back on the Ali-Liston fight in Lewiston on the night of May 25, 1965. Harvie attended the fight as a paid ($20 for the night) film runner for UPI. Plus we look back on the careers of the Bates male and female athletes of the year.
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    May 31, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 33: NCAA Championships Recap The Bates women's rowing team finished national runner-up at the NCAA Championships, Ben Rosen became an All-American in men's tennis and the Bates track & field programs excelled at nationals. We recap it all.
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    May 24, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 32: Rowing and Track & Field National Championships Preview The women's rowing team looks to repeat as NCAA champions and the track & field teams will be well represented at nationals. We have the full preview on this week's episode of the Bobcast!
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    May 17, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 31: Rosen Rising Sophomore Ben Rosen is headed to the NCAA singles championships in men's tennis as one of the top 32 players in the nation. The women's lacrosse team lost a heartbreaker and Bates track & field athletes get one more chance to qualify for nationals.
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    May 10, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 30: Women's lacrosse breaks through The women's lacrosse team is headed to the NCAA Championships for the first time since 1994. The women's rowing team is headed to the NCAA Championships for the 10th straight year. All that and more...
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    May 03, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 29: Championship Season Four Bobcats won conference titles at the NESCAC Track & Field Championships. We got them together for a roundtable on this episode of the Bobcast. Meanwhile, the women's lacrosse and the men's rowing teams made history. All that and more...
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    April 26, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 28: Hall of Fame Bates football assistant coach Skip Capone was inducted into the Auburn-Lewiston Sports Hall of Fame on Sunday. We talk with him and we look back at an epic double overtime victory for men's lacrosse over Tufts. All that and more...
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    April 19, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 27: 'Cats Give Back On this episode of the Bobcast we talk with Vantiel Elizabeth Duncan '10 about the proud legacy of Bates throwers on and off the field. Plus we celebrate victories for softball, tennis, rowing, and...ultimate frisbee!
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    April 12, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 26: NESCAC Cats Three Bates student athletes earned NESCAC weekly honors, the baseball team swept Bowdoin in a huge doubleheader and the rowing teams get ready for the President's Cup! All that and more...
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    April 05, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 25: Shutdown Defense This week's episode of the Bobcast takes a look at the remarkable defenses on display for both lacrosse programs. Plus, one of our Bobcat swimming coaches got a promotion. All that and more...
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    March 29, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 24: Remembering Chick Leahey On this episode of the Bobcast, we take a look at the life and legacy of legendary Bates baseball coach William "Chick" Leahey. We recap a perfect week for the lacrosse teams and check in on baseball and rowing as well.
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    March 22, 2016
    Bates Bobcast Episode 23: Rowing preview On this episode of the Bobcast we take a look at the defending NCAA national champion women's rowing team and the men's team as well with head coach Peter Steenstra. We also take a look back at swimming nationals. All that and more!
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