• Bowdoin to Host Football Alumni Golf Outing August 6
    June 15, 2010
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College football program will host their 2010 Alumni Golf Outing at Brunswick Golf Club on Friday, August 6. Registration forms are available online and space is limited to 92 participants, due by July 30. The shotgun start tees off at 9:00 a.m. with a reception and dinner to follow at Cram Alumni House.
  • Walsh Honored By Maine Chapter of National Football Foundation
    May 28, 2010
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - Bowdoin College senior Devin Walsh (West Simsbury, Conn.) was honored by the Maine State Chapter of the National Football Foundation as the Collegiate Scholar-Athlete of the Year. Walsh received his honor at the Chapter's annual banquet on Wednesday evening.
  • Pat Noone Named D3Football.com All American
    December 30, 2009
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - Bowdoin College wide receiver Pat Noone (North Attleboro, Mass.) has been named the first D3Football.com All-American in program history. Noone, a sophomore, was recognized as an Honorable Mention All-American and was one of just two NESCAC players honored.
  • Noone and Duggan Named All-East Region by D3Football.com
    December 11, 2009
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - Bowdoin College wide receiver Pat Noone (North Attleboro, Mass.) and defensive lineman Laurence Duggan (Weston, Mass.) have been named to the D3Football.com All-East Region Team in selections announced on Thursday. Noone was named to the Second Team Offense while Duggan earned Third Team Defense honors.
  • Noone Named to Football Writers' All-New England Team
    November 19, 2009
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - Bowdoin College sophomore wide receiver Pat Noone (North Attleboro, Mass.) has been named to the New England Football Writers Division II/III All-New England team. Noone posted an exceptional campaign in which he broke every single-season receiving record in program history and is one of just six players from the NESCAC to earn All-Region status.
  • Noone, Duggan Lead Football All-Conference Honors
    November 18, 2009
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - Four members of the Bowdoin College football team have earned All-New England Small College Athletic Conference recognition in selections announced on Wednesday afternoon. Senior defensive lineman Laurence Duggan and sophomore wide receiver Pat Noone were tabbed as First-Team choices while senior quarterback Oliver Kell and senior linebacker Tyler Tennant collected Second-Team honors.
  • Football Clips Colby in Season Finale, Force Three-Way CBB Tie
    November 14, 2009
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College football team scored 23 unanswered points to start the second half and forced the first three-way CBB (Colby-Bates-Bowdoin) Championship tie since 1995, defeating Colby 32-27 on Saturday. Bowdoin's 15-member senior class completes a perfect 4-0 career against their rivals from Waterville, becoming the first Polar Bear senior class to turn the trick since 1987.
  • Bowdoin and Colby Clash For 121st Time Saturday Afternoon
    November 12, 2009
    The Bowdoin College (2-5) and Colby College (4-3) football teams will rekindle the third-longest rivalry in Division III football as they meet for the 121st time Saturday afternoon at Whittier Field (12:30 p.m.). Saturday is also the final home game for 15 Polar Bear seniors, who will be attempting to be Bowdoin’s first senior class in over 20 years to post a perfect 4-0 career record against the Mules.
  • Bates Rallies to Beat Bowdoin For First Time Since 2003
    November 07, 2009
    LEWISTON, Maine - Bates defensive end Tyler Kuehl intercepted a pass and returned it 25 yards for a touchdown to give the Bobcat football team their first lead of the game with 9:39 remaining in an eventual 28-24 win over Bowdoin on Saturday. It is the first win of the season for the Bobcats (1-6) and their first win over the Polar Bears (2-5) since 2003. Both teams will need Bowdoin to defeat Colby next week in order to claim a share of the CBB title.
  • Polar Bears Begin CBB Quest With Battle at Bates Saturday
    November 05, 2009
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin and Bates College football teams will battle for the 112th time in the second leg of the CBB (Colby-Bates-Bowdoin) championship on Saturday at Garcelon Field in Lewiston. The Polar Bears (2-4) are coming off a heartbreaking home loss to Wesleyan last weekend while the Bobcats (0-6) dropped the first leg of the CBB series to Colby, 34-27. Bowdoin will be looking for their sixth straight win in the rivalry.
  • Kell Named NESCAC Co-Offensive Player of Week
    November 01, 2009
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - Bowdoin quarterback Oliver Kell (Westford, Mass.) has been named the New England Small College Athletic Conference Co-Offensive Player of the Week. Kell shattered several program records in Saturday's setback to Wesleyan to earn his second weekly honor of the season.
  • Wesleyan Survives Furious Bowdoin Rally to Prevail, 43-39
    October 31, 2009
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - Bowdoin and Wesleyan combined for 940 yards of total offense and a pair of lead changes in the final moments in 43-39 victory for the Cardinals on Saturday. The Polar Bears rallied from a 21-point deficit to take their first lead of the game with 1:17 to play, only to see Wesleyan respond 40 seconds later with the winning score. Bowdoin's Oliver Kell broke school records for single-game completions, passing yards, and total offense in the loss.
  • Bowdoin and Wesleyan Battle For 80th Time This Saturday
    October 29, 2009
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College and Wesleyan University football teams will meet Saturday (12:30 p.m.) as the Polar Bears celebrate Parent’s Weekend at Whittier Field. Bowdoin traded blows with NESCAC-leading Trinity last weekend before allowing two late scores in a 45-31 setback. The Cardinals succumbed at Amherst, 23-0. Both teams stand in a five-way tie for fourth place in the league with a 2-3 overall record.
  • Football Trades Blows With Bantams, Suffer Late Setback
    October 24, 2009
    HARTFORD, Conn. - The Bowdoin College football team put a scare into New England's top-ranked team, but allowed two touchdowns in the final eight minutes in a 45-31 loss to Trinity on Saturday. In the defeat, Oliver Kell became Bowdoin's all-time leader in touchdown passes, connecting on four scoring strikes for the Polar Bears (2-3). Trinity (5-0) has won their last 34 home games at Jesse-Miller Field.
  • Polar Bears Travel to Trinity For Saturday Showdown
    October 22, 2009
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College football team (2-2) will travel to play at defending NESCAC Champion Trinity College (4-0) on Saturday at 12:30 p.m. The Polar Bears snapped a two-game losing streak in a 21-7 victory over Hamilton College last Saturday while the Bantams slipped past Tufts, 10-3, to remain unbeaten on the season.
  • Bowdoin Stifles Hamilton For Homecoming Victory
    October 17, 2009
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College football team snapped a two-game losing streak with a 21-7 Homecoming Weekend victory over Hamilton College on Saturday afternoon. The Polar Bears (2-2) received a pair of interceptions and a touchdown run from Ian Vieira and also saw receiver Pat Noone establish a new single-season school record for receptions. The Continentals fall to 2-2 this season with the setback.
  • Polar Bears Prepare For Homecoming Battle With Hamilton
    October 15, 2009
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College football team will celebrate Homecoming Weekend with their second home game of the season at Whittier Field. The Polar Bears (1-2) will play Hamilton College (1-2) for the 26th time in series history as the 2009 season reaches its halfway point. Bowdoin, despite outscoring their opponents 84-73 this season, have dropped their last two games- to Amherst and Tufts- by four combined points.
  • Football Drops Heartbreaker in Overtime to Tufts
    October 10, 2009
    MEDFORD, Mass. - Tufts kicker Adam Auerbach hit a 37-yard field goal to force overtime and nailed a 35-yarder to win it in the extra session to give the Jumbos football team a 25-22 win over Bowdoin on Saturday. The Polar Bears (1-2) fall short despite another outstanding game from receiver Pat Noone, who caught 10 passes for 140 yards and two scores. Tufts improves to 2-1 this season with the victory.
  • Football Team Travels to Tufts For Week Three Clash
    October 08, 2009
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College football team (1-1) will travel to Tufts University (1-1) on Saturday, October 10 in a battle of teams knotted in the NESCAC standings. Kickoff is scheduled for 1:00 p.m. at Ellis Oval in Medford. The game will be the 104th meeting between the schools. Bowdoin has claimed three of the last five meetings in the rivalry.
  • Donahue Named NESCAC Special Teams Player of Week
    October 04, 2009
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - Bowdoin College kicker Bill Donahue (East Walpole, Mass.) has been named the New England Small College Athletic Conference's Special Teams Player of the Week. Donahue accounted for every Bowdoin point in Saturday's 13-12 setback at Amherst. The junior tied the school mark of four field goals, set by Jim Burnett against Colby in 1971.
  • Late Amherst Rally Deals Bowdoin Tough-Luck Loss
    October 03, 2009
    AMHERST, Mass. - The Bowdoin College football team dominated in total yardage and time of possession, but struggled in the red zone and committed four turnovers in a 13-12 loss to Amherst on Saturday. The Polar Bears drop to 1-1 overall this year while the Jeffs improve to 2-0. Bowdoin accumulated 392 yards of offense but could only muster four field goals from Bill Donahue in the loss.
  • Football Team Gears Up For Showdown at Amherst
    October 01, 2009
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College football team will travel to Amherst College on Saturday, October 3 in a battle of NESCAC unbeatens. Kickoff is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. at Pratt Field. The Polar Bears are coming off a record-setting 50-35 victory over Middlebury College in their season-opener last weekend while the Jeffs defeated Hamilton 21-12. Click the headline for a game preview as well as links to live coverage of Saturday's contest.
  • Noone Named to D3Football.com "Team of the Week"
    September 30, 2009
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - Bowdoin sophomore wide receiver Pat Noone (North Attleboro, Mass.) has been named to the D3Football.com Team of the Week. Noone, who enjoyed a career day in Bowdoin's season-opening win against Middlebury last weekend, is the first Polar Bear to receive D3Football.com Team of the Week recognition.
  • Kell and Noone Share Offensive Player of the Week Honors
    September 27, 2009
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - Bowdoin College quarterback Oliver Kell (Westford, Mass.) and wide receiver Pat Noone (North Attleboro, Mass.) have been named Co-Offensive Players of the Week by the New England Small College Athletic Conference. The duo accounted for 423 of Bowdoin's 515 yards of total offense and had a hand in five of the Polar Bears' seven touchdowns in a season-opening 50-35 win over Middlebury.
  • Fourth Quarter Rally Lifts Bowdoin Past Middlebury
    September 26, 2009
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College football team totaled 515 yards of offense and outscored Middlebury 19-0 in the fourth quarter to win their season-opener on Saturday, 50-35. In a classic quarterback duel, Oliver Kell tossed for 374 yards and four touchdowns to lead the Polar Bears (1-0) while Donald McKillop threw for 420 yards and three scores in defeat for the Panthers (0-1).
  • Football Team Opens Season at Home Saturday vs. Middlebury
    September 24, 2009
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College football team will open their 2009 season against Middlebury College this Saturday (1:00 p.m.) at Whittier Field. The Polar Bears are coming off a 4-4 season in 2008, including their third-consecutive CBB (Colby-Bates-Bowdoin) Championship. The Panthers finished 5-3 a year ago to finish in a tie for third place in the New England Small College Athletic Conference standings.
  • James Lathrop '11 Featured in Portland Press Herald
    September 11, 2009
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - Bowdoin College junior James Lathrop was featured in the September 11, 2009 issue of the Portland Press Herald. Lathrop, a government and legal studies major from Westerly, R.I., is a running back for the Polar Bear football team and recently became the latest Bowdoin student-athlete to attend the U.S. Marine Corps Officer Candidate School in Quantico, Va.
  • Football Team Announces 2009 Coaching Staff
    August 27, 2009
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College football team has named three new assistant coaches for the 2009 campaign. Mickey Rehring joins Dave Caputi's staff, as will recent Bowdoin graduates Sean Welch and Ben Larkins. The Polar Bears, who begin practice on Monday, August 31, will open their 2009 schedule at home against Middlebury College on September 26.