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The Bates Men's Basketball team is on fire... and S/O Graham Safford for hitting his 1,000th point! Keep it up boys! #Basketball #Maine Bates College New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC)

Mike Boornazian scored 17 points and Graham Safford added 12, including the 1,000th of his career, to lead the Bates men's basketball team to a 60-55 non-conference victory over Brandeis University on Tuesday evening in Alumni Gymnasium.

Great story about Bates Men's Basketball captain Graham Safford, who was covered in the Bates Nation series last year! New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Basketball College Basketball Bates College

Graham Safford is an intense competitor on the basketball court. It was obvious during his high school career — two years each at Camden Hills High School and Hampden Academy — and his passion has been evident during his time at Bates College in Lewiston. The senior point guard has [...]

"we have recorded wins against conference champions and NCAA tournament teams multiple times, so our quality shows through.” Coach Flaherty ... Lets go Bates College Men's Soccer #NESCAC #Soccer #College #Bates

After two weeks of play this year, six of the Bennettrank Top 10 teams in the nation in DIII men's soccer are from the NESCAC, including No. 1 Tufts, No. 3 Williams, and No. 4 Amherst.

Bates College Men's Soccer lost the season opener, but tonight they get on the winning track! Lets go Bates Nation!

Sophomore goalkeeper Sam Polito made a career-high 12 saves, but Bates College men’s soccer fell to Tufts University, 4-0, at Kraft Field on Saturday afternoon.

Way to start off the season as the St. Joseph College Autumn Invitational Champions! Lets go Bates Nation!!

Bates College volleyball won the SJC Autumn Invitational title with a pair of 3-0 wins over Lyndon State College and St. Joseph’s College of Maine, winning the event for the second time in three years, on Saturday at the Alfond Center.

Fantastic showing by the #BatesCrossCountry team last weekend! Bates Nation!

The Bates men's cross country team got the 2014 season off to an impressive start, tying higher-ranked Colby on its home course in the rivals' annual Bates/Colby Class Races.

With the 2014/15 academic year just around the corner, start to think of members within the Bates College community who could be part of the #BatesNation series! Want to work on the series or maybe you simply have a suggestion or two, well don't hesitate to email us at

Hello Bates Nation! Did you know President Clayton Spencer was recently recognized as one of Maine's 50 most influential people! #College #Education #BatesNation #TheBest Bates College

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Previous Bates Nation interviewees Timmy Berg and Pierre Planche had an excellent season, making a run all the way to the finals where they unfortunately fell short of the title. Below is an article and interview that speaks more about their run at Nationals. Congratulations to them on a fantastic season! Bates College #Nationals #College #BatesNation #Sports

The Bates College men’s tennis doubles team of senior Timmy Berg and junior Pierre Planche won its semifinal match before falling in the finals of the NCAA Division III Doubles Championships at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center on Saturday afternoon.

Congratulations to the Bates College class of 2014! And welcome to the Bates College Alumni rankings! #BatesNation

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Good morning #BatesNation!! Finally the time has come to release our last episode of the school year. This episode features an interview with the talented Singha Hon, who spoke about her experience here at Bates College as an Art and Visual Culture major. Congratulations to all of the seniors and best of luck in the future! And thanks to all of the fans and supporters for watching!!~ Bates Nation

"Everyone has this sort of equal piece of the school, and they are going to try their best to make that piece as wonderful as possible. Whatever they are working…

As the last day of classes comes to an end, #BatesNation is here in the studio putting the final touches on one more video. Since graduation is on Sunday, we will be releasing one last video featuring a talented artist who is part of the senior class. So look out for our final episode of the academic year!! And in the meantime, check out our previous episodes if you haven't yet!

Finally getting into the arts, episode 5 of Bates Nation features the talented dancer Leroy Barnes! Listen to him speak about dancing as a means of self-expression, how Bates has helped him to further develop his skills and much more!

"I dance because I absolutely just love to move around. I love the feeling of the air as it moves past my body" Leroy Barnes '14 Episode 5 features Leroy Barnes…

Good afternoon Bates Nation! On this beautiful day we are finally introducing some of the women of the Bates community. Episode 4 features the talented basketball player Meredith Kelly '14. Among the few to score over 1,000 points, listen to Meredith speak about her love for the sport, what it means to be a Bobcat and much more!

"Always team goals first, individual goals second" Meredith Kelly '14

As promised, here is episode 3 of Bates Nation featuring the tennis duo of Timmy Berg '14 and Pierre Planche '15. Excited to represent Bates College Athletics at Nationals, listen to what they had to say about Bates College, their teammates, and goals moving forward. #Tennis

"Every ball, enjoy the struggle" Pierre Planche '15 Episode 2 features Timmy Berg '14 Philosophy Major and Pierre Planche '15 Politics Major "Bates Nation”…

So it is official Timmy Berg '14 and Pierre Planche '15 will be competing at the D3 National Tennis Championships in Claremont, California on May 19th! If you want to hear what they have to say about nationals and much more, check back here first thing in the morning. Congratulation fellas, and lets go Bates Nation!

Individuals selected for DIII singles and doubles men's tennis competition