BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College men's soccer team has released their 14-match regular-season game schedule for 2009. Fran O'Leary's squad, who boasted a 4-2-0 mark at home last season, will play eight contests at Pickard Field this coming year.
BRUNSWICK, Maine - Thirty-nine Bowdoin student-athletes have been awarded NESCAC All-Academic recognition in honors announced this week. To be honored, a student-athlete must have reached junior academic standing and be a varsity letter winner with a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.35.
BRUNSWICK, Maine - Eight Bowdoin College student-athletes have been recognized as NESCAC All-Sportsmanship Team honorees announced on Thursday. The All-Sportsmanship Team is composed of one student-athlete from each institution for each sport and is selected by the players and coaches from their respective team for their positive contributions to sportsmanship.
BRUNSWICK, Maine - Bowdoin College men's soccer player Ben Denton-Schneider (San Rafael, Calif.) has earned First-Team All-NESCAC honors in conference awards announced on Thursday. He was one of just two sophomores to earn first-team recognition.
MIDDLEBURY, Vermont The top-seeded Middlebury men's soccer team defeated Bowdoin 3-0 in a NESCAC Quarterfinal contest on Sunday, earning the Panthers (12-1-2) the right to host the semifinals and finals next weekend. The Polar Bears' season comes to an end with a record of 6-8-0.
BRUNSWICK, Maine - Needing a win to qualify for the NESCAC Tournament, the Tufts University men's soccer team got a pair of goals from Dan Schoening in a 3-1 win over Bowdoin on Friday afternoon. The Jumbos clinch the Tufts (8-5-1, 4-5 NESCAC) is the #6 seed in the conference tournament. They will play at #3 Trinity in the first round on Sunday at noon. Bowdoin (6-7, 4-5 NESCAC) got in as the eighth seed and will travel to #1 Middlebury on Sunday for a noontime start.
BABSON PARK, Mass. Babson senior Tim Winn scored the go-ahead goal just over three minutes into the second half as the Babson College mens soccer team won a hard-fought contest with visiting Bowdoin College, 2-1, in non-conference action at Hartwell-Rogers Field on Sunday afternoon. It was the sixth straight victory for the Beavers, ranked fourth in New England, as they improved to 13-4-1, while the Polar Bears dropped to 6-6-0 with the loss.
WATERVILLE, Maine - The Colby College men's soccer team defeated Bowdoin Saturday, 3-1, earning their first win over the Polar Bears since 1996 and snapping an 11-game winless skid against their Maine rivals. The Mules, now 7-5-1 overall and 3-4-1 in the league, are 2-0-1 in conference play in the last eight days. Bowdoin falls to 6-5 overall and 4-4 in the league.
BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College Athletic Hall of Honor will welcome its seventh class on Homecoming Saturday, October 15. The five distinguished individuals span an astounding eight decades of Polar Bear athletics and includes some of the most recognizable names in the history of the institution. This year's inductees include coach Jack Magee, Bill McWilliams '57, Robinson Moore '77, Chris Jerome '83 and Emily LeVan '95.
BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College men's soccer team scored twice in a seven-minute span in the second half, erasing a one-goal deficit to take a 2-1 victory over Trinity on Saturday. The Polar Bears improve to 6-4-0 overall (4-3-0 NESCAC) while the Bantams drop to 9-3-0 (4-3-0 NESCAC).
BANGOR, Maine - The Bowdoin College men's soccer team extended their winning streak to three games with a 3-1 victory at Husson on Tuesday afternoon. The Polar Bears move above .500 this season (5-4) while the Eagles drop to 7-6 on the year.
NEW LONDON, Conn. - Eddie Jones had two goals and one assist, accounting for what proved to be the game-winner with 17:13 remaining as Bowdoin College (4-4, 3-3) rallied from a two-goal deficit to take a 3-2 NESCAC victory at Connecticut College (4-5, 3-3) Saturday afternoon.
BRUNSWICK, Maine - Bowdoin's Sean Bishop scored the game's only goal to lead the Polar Bear men's soccer team to a key 1-0 NESCAC victory over Bates on Sunday afternoon at Pickard Field. The Polar Bears improve to 3-4-0 (2-3-0 NESCAC) while Bates falls to 4-4-0 (1-4-0 NESCAC).
BRUNSWICK, Maine - The defending national-champion Middlebury College men's soccer team remained unbeaten this season with a 1-0 victory over Bowdoin on Saturday at Pickard Field. The fourth-ranked Panthers earn their fourth shutout of the season and improve to 6-0-1 (3-0-1 NESCAC) this season. Bowdoin falls to 2-4-0 (1-3-0) this year.
BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College men's soccer team snapped a three-match losing skid with an explosive attack, tallying a season-high four goals in a 4-2 win over Amherst on Saturday. The Polar Bears improve to 2-3-0 (1-2-0 NESCAC) with the win while Amherst falls to 3-2-0 (1-2-0 NESCAC).
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. - The Bowdoin College men's soccer team kept Williams at bay for over 60 minutes, but Gaston Kelly's goal was the difference in a 1-0 defeat on Saturday. The Polar Bears have lost three straight games and fall to 1-3-0 this year. The Ephs improve to 3-0-0.
GORHAM, Maine - Senior Sinisa Bajic scored a pair of second half goals and had an assist to lead the University of Southern Maine men's soccer team to a 3-1 victory over Bowdoin College in a non-conference match Wednesday afternoon at the USM Soccer Field.
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. - Wesleyan's Matt Nevin scored with 1:12 remaining in the second half to propel Wesleyan to a 1-0 NESCAC victory over visiting Bowdoin Saturday afternoon. It was the fifth time in the last seven meetings that the Cardinals (1-1) have downed the Polar Bears and avenged a 2-0 loss to Bowdoin (1-1) in Middletown the last time the teams played during the first round of the NESCAC tournament last season.
BRUNSWICK, Maine - Due to severe thunderstorms forecasted in Midcoast Maine this afternoon, Tuesday's Bowdoin men's soccer game vs. Gordon College has been postponed. No make-up date has been announced for the contest.
BRUNSWICK, Maine - Bowdoin's Hugh Fleming scored a late first-half goal and Greg Frechette added a second-half tally to give the Polar Bear men's soccer team a season-opening victory against the University of Maine-Farmington on Saturday. Bowdoin (1-0) will return to action Tuesday afternoon at home against Gordon. Farmington dips to 1-1 and will play Wednesday at Bates.