• Women's Lacrosse Team Earns IWLCA Academic Squad Recognition
    August 16, 2010
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College women's lacrosse team has been named as an Academic Squad honoree by the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association. In order to receive recognition, a team must have a minimum 3.0 grade point average for the season.
  • Stewart and Herter Earn IWLCA All-American Recognition
    May 27, 2010
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - Bowdoin College sophomores Katie Stewart (Chevy Chase, Md.) and Katie Herter (Topsfield, Mass.) have been named Division III All-Americans by the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association. Stewart was recognized as a Second Team choice while Herter collected a Third Team nod.
  • Several Polar Bears Awarded IWLCA All-Region Honors
    May 24, 2010
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - Five Bowdoin College women's lacrosse players have been named All-Region by the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association. Sophomores Katie Herter and Katie Stewart have been named First Team All-Pilgrim Region while Elizabeth Clegg, Katy Dissinger and Carolyn Gorajek netted Second Team recognition.
  • Sophomore Duo Collect All-Conference Recognition
    May 12, 2010
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - Bowdoin College sophomores Katie Stewart (Chevy Chase, Md.) and Katie Herter (Topsfield, Mass.) have been named All-Conference women's lacrosse performers by the New England Small College Athletic Conference. Stewart collects First-Team All-League honors while Herter was tabbed as a Second-Team selection.
  • Williams Rallies in Second Half to drop Polar Bears in NESCAC's
    May 02, 2010
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Williams College women's lacrosse team scored six unanswered goals in the second half to rally from a four-goal second-half deficit en route to a 14-12 win over Bowdoin in the NESCAC Quarterfinals on Sunday. The Ephs (10-6) advance to the NESCAC Semifinals next weekend in Hartford, Conn. to play top-seeded Trinity.
  • Jumbos Rally Past Women's Lacrosse With Second-Half Run
    April 30, 2010
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Tufts University women's lacrosse team dominated the second half, rallying from five-goal deficit to take an 11-9 win over Bowdoin on Friday evening. The ninth-ranked Jumbos improve to 11-3 (6-3 NESCAC) and earn the fifth seed for the upcoming NESCAC Championship. The Polar Bears fall to 10-5 (6-3 NESCAC) and will be the second seed in the conference tournament.
  • Bowdoin Blasts Bates For Fourth-Straight Victory
    April 27, 2010
    LEWISTON, Maine - The 14th-ranked Bowdoin College women's lacrosse team won for the ninth time in their last ten outings, claiming a 17-6 win over Bates on Tuesday evening. Katie Stewart and Liz Clegg had four goals apiece for the Polar Bears, who can assure themselves of a home NESCAC Quarterfinal with a win Friday against Tufts.
  • Gorajek OT Game-Winner Seals Key Win Over Williams
    April 24, 2010
    WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. - Carolyn Gorajek scored the overtime game-winner to lead the Bowdoin College women's lacrosse team to a dramatic 13-12 win over Williams on Saturday. The Polar Bears, ranked 15th nationally, improve to 9-4 (5-2 NESCAC) while the 14th-ranked Ephs drop to 9-5 (4-4 NESCAC).
  • Dissinger and Stewart Sink Endicott in Non-Conference Win
    April 18, 2010
    BEVERLY, Mass. - Katie Stewart and Katy Dissinger combined for 10 goals as the Bowdoin College women's lacrosse team took a 15-10 win at Endicott on Sunday afternoon. The 16th-ranked Polar Bears improve to 8-4 and have won seven of their last eight outings. Endicott falls to 11-4 with the loss.
  • Women's Lacrosse Tames Tigers in 14-Goal Victory
    April 17, 2010
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College women's lacrosse team dominated from the opening draw on their way to a 17-3 victory over Colorado College on Saturday afternoon. The 16th-ranked Polar Bears (7-4) held the Tigers scoreless in the opening period, racing out to a 11-0 lead at intermission. Katy Dissinger and Liz Clegg scored three goals apiece in the win.
  • Middlebury Snaps Bowdoin's Five-Game Winning Streak
    April 10, 2010
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - Dana Heritage scored four goals and added five assists to lead the Middlebury women's lacrosse team to a 18-7 win over Bowdoin on Saturday afternoon. The Panthers win their 27th straight game over the Polar Bears and improve to 5-3 (3-2 NESCAC). Bowdoin sees their five-game winning streak come to an end as they fall to 6-4 on the year.
  • 18th-Ranked Polar Bears Dominate Ninth-Ranked Colby
    April 07, 2010
    WATERVILLE, Maine - After giving up the first two goals of the game, Bowdoin College scored 10 of the next 12 goals on the way to a 14-7 victory over Colby in New England Small College Athletic Conference women’s lacrosse on Wednesday night at Bill Alfond Field. Bowdoin, ranked 18th nationally, improves to 6-3 overall and 4-1 in the conference. The ninth-ranked Mules fall to 7-2 overall and 3-2 in the league.
  • Bowdoin Holds Off Conn. College in One-Goal Victory
    April 03, 2010
    NEW LONDON, Conn. - The Bowdoin College women’s lacrosse team held off a late rally by Connecticut College in a 12-11 victory on Saturday afternoon. The 20th-ranked Polar Bears improved their record to 5-3 and 3-1 in the conference with their fourth straight win. The Camels slip to 3-4 and are 0-4 in league play. Katie Herter, Liz Clegg and Katie Stewart all had three goals for Bowdoin.
  • Polar Bears Celebrate National Ranking With Rout of USM
    March 31, 2010
    PORTLAND, Maine - The Bowdoin College women's lacrosse team dominated from the opening draw in a 21-6 win over the University of Southern Maine in a game played at Fitzpatrick Stadium on Wednesday night. The 20th-ranked Polar Bears have won three-straight games and improve to 4-3 this season with the victory. Elizabeth Clegg, Caroline McNamara and Chelsea Albright all had had tricks for Bowdoin.
  • Stewart Named Women's Lacrosse Player of the Week
    March 29, 2010
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - Bowdoin College women's lacrosse player Katie Stewart (Chevy Chase, Md.) has been honored as the New England Small College Athletic Conference Co-Player of the Week. Stewart, a sophomore midfielder, helped the Polar Bears snap a three-game losing streak with two impressive home victories.
  • Bowdoin Dominates Second Half in Victory Over Amherst
    March 27, 2010
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College women's lacrosse team dominated the second half on their way to an 11-3 win over 18th-ranked Amherst on Saturday at Ryan Field. The Polar Bears, who outscored the Jeffs 8-1 in the second period, improve to 3-3 this season (2-1 NESCAC) while Amherst falls to 3-2 (2-1 NESCAC).
  • Women's Lacrosse Uses 11-Goal Run to Snap Losing Streak
    March 23, 2010
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College women's lacrosse team scored 11 unanswered goals en route to a 16-7 win over Wheaton on Tuesday evening. The Polar Bears snap a three-game losing streak and stand at 2-3 this season. Wheaton falls to 1-3 overall. Katie Herter led all scorers with five goals and an assist for Bowdoin.
  • Polar Bear Second-Half Rally Falls Short at Trinity
    March 20, 2010
    HARTFORD, Conn. - A furious late rally by the Bowdoin College women's lacrosse team fell short in a 14-9 loss at Trinity on Saturday afternoon. The ninth-ranked Bantams improve to 3-0 while the Polar Bears drop their third-straight to fall to 1-3. Katie Stewart, Liz Clegg, Carolyn Gorajek and McKenna Teague all scored twice for Bowdoin.
  • Women's Lacrosse Falls to 11th-Ranked Stevens
    March 15, 2010
    SAN ANTONIO, Texas - The Stevens Institute of Technology women's lacrosse team pulled away from Bowdoin late in a 7-4 win over the Polar Bears on Monday evening in Texas. The 11th-ranked Ducks improve to 3-0 this season while the Polar Bears fall to 1-1. Katie Herter led Bowdoin with two goals in the setback.
  • Women's Lacrosse Survives Wesleyan in Season Opener
    March 13, 2010
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - Bowdoin's Katie Herter scored the game-winning goal in sudden-death overtime to lift the Polar Bear women's lacrosse team to a dramatic 13-12 win over Wesleyan in their season opener on Saturday. Bowdoin (1-0) led by as many as six goals in the game as the Cardinals (2-3, 0-1 NESCAC) have dropped their last two contests. Liz Clegg and Ingrid Oelschlager scored three goals apiece for the Polar Bears.
  • Women's Lax Looks For Bounce-Back Season in 2010
    March 10, 2010
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - After missing out on the postseason in 2009, the Bowdoin College women's lacrosse team is poised to make a comeback in 2010, featuring a talented roster of versatile, young players. The Polar Bears will get underway this Saturday when they host Wesleyan in their season premiere.
  • Bowdoin Inducts Eighth Class into Athletic Hall of Honor
    October 18, 2009
    BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College Athletic Hall of Honor welcomed its eighth group of inductees on Homecoming Saturday, October 17. The recipients span nearly five decades of excellence and encompass seven different Bowdoin athletic teams. This year's class includes Harold "Bud" White '39, Alex Schulten '66, Dick Donovan '73, Kirk Hutchinson '82 and Susan Leonard Toll '85.