BRUNSWICK, Maine - Bowdoin College senior football player Dave Diamond (Mansfield, Mass.) has been named the 60th recipient of the Nils V. "Swede" Nelson Award, given by the Gridiron Club of Greater Boston, and will be recognized at the organization's annual awards banquet on Thursday, January 12.
BRUNSWICK, Maine - Despite finishing 6-2 and earning their best record since 1970, the Bowdoin College football team was rewarded with just four players on the NESCAC's All-Conference football team announced on Friday.
Saturday marks the 117th meeting between Bowdoin College and Colby College. One of the most historic annuals in collegiate sport, the rivalry is the third-longest in Division III, behind only Williams-Amherst and Albion-Kalamazoo.
The Bowdoin College Polar Bears will travel north on Route 196 to play at Bates College this Saturday as they begin their quest to regain the CBB Championship. The Polar Bears (5-1) are coming off their most impressive performance of the season in a 35-10 victory over Wesleyan last Saturday, while the Bobcats (1-5) lost a one-touchdown decision to Colby, 24-17.
BRUNSWICK, Maine - Bowdoin College senior quarterback Ricky Leclerc (Manchester, N.H.) has been named the New England Small College Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Week for his performance in Saturday's victory against Wesleyan University.
The Bowdoin College Polar Bears and Tufts University Jumbos will face each other for the 100th time this Saturday afternoon in a match-up of NESCAC unbeatens, as both teams enter the game with identical 2-0 records.
BRUNSWICK, Maine - Bowdoin College defensive back Dave Donahue (Ashland, Mass.) has been named the NESCAC Defensive Player of the Week for his performance last weekend in the Polar Bears' victory over Amherst College.
BRUNSWICK, Maine - After a 2-6 record in 2004, the Polar Bears are looking to improve in their 2005 season. The Polar Bears, led by seniors Ricky Leclerc, Jeff Nolin, and Shaun Kezer, hope to be strong competitors within the NESCAC.
BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College Athletic Department has announced the addition of two coaches to the football staff. Tim Ryan '98 and Ryan Jones will join the Polar Bears for the 2005 campaign, which begins on September 24 vs. Middlebury College.