Men’s Squash Draws Williams in CSA Tournament Opener

The brackets for the 2010 College Squash Association National Tournament have been announced. Bowdoin College is seeded 15th and will play in the Hoehn Cup “B” Division at Yale University beginning on Friday, February 19. More…

Reich Earns NESCAC Men’s Hockey Player of the Week

Bowdoin College men’s ice hockey player Brendan Reich (Montvale, N.J.) has been named the New England Small College Athletic Conference Player of the Week. The junior defenseman netted three goals and an assist to lead the Polar Bears to a key 2-0-0 showing on the road and sole possession of first place in the conference standings with two games left in the regular season. More…

David Brooks: The Sporting Mind

From The New York Times: Big-time college sports, though absurd, have some virtues. More…

ABC News: George Mitchell ’54 and Bowdoin Honored With NCAA’s Top Award

Senator George Mitchell '54 accepting the "Teddy" from Bowdoin Athletic Director Jeff Ward

Former U.S. Senator and Bowdoin College graduate George Mitchell ’54 accepted the Theodore Roosevelt Award on Friday evening, January 15, at the 2010 NCAA Convention’s Honors and Delegates Celebration. The highest honor bestowed by the National Collegiate Athletic Association, Mitchell is the second Bowdoin recipient of the award, joining William Cohen ’62, and putting the College in distinguished company. More…