News Bears: Football goes 0-8
J.P. Box, STAFF WRITER
Bowdoin football squad ended their winless season last Saturday
in Waterville, Maine as the Colby Mules (7-1) bested the Polar Bears
34-7 before a crowd of 1500. The win also gave the CBB Championship
to the Mules as they proved their supremacy over Bates and Bowdoin
Bowdoin linebacker, Sean Lannigan Ď01, sparked
his team early in the first quarter. He intercepted a Pat Conley
pass and ran it back 55 yards for a Polar Bear touchdown and a 7-0
However, the momentum quickly turned as Colby
rattled off 34 unanswered points. With 5:58 left in the first, Conley
connected with Don Williams for a 5-yard TD pass to tie up the contest.
Rashad Lewis upped the lead as he ripped through the Polar Bearsí
defense for a 22-yard touchdown. Colby then connected on a field
goal with only 46 seconds left in the half for a 17-7 lead.
cross country takes 8th at regionals
Cait Fowkes, COPY EDITOR
womenís cross country team completed their season last Saturday
at the NCAA New England regional meet hosted by UMASS Dartmouth.
Bowdoin finished in eighth place out of the 35 teams that competed.
Bowdoin defeated Trinity, Wesleyan, Bates and MIT, amongst others.
Of particular note was first year Meredith Godreauís
performance. Her completion of the course in 18:34, a personal best
this season, earned her 20th place overall and a spot to compete
at nationals. Other notable performances include Co-Captain, Jessica
Gray í01, who finished 36th amongst nearly 300 other runners. Libby
Barney í03 ran a person best time of 19:06 for the season. Kala
Hardacker í04 and Bre-Ann McKenna í03 ran strong races as well.
The scent of America
Seth Barnes, CONTRIBUTOR
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cross country fails in bid for nationals
ruggers end successful season