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Samuel "Nick" Barron

Hometown: Saint Louis, MO
High School: The Principia
Major: Undeclared
Events: 800-1600
PRs: 1:55 (800), 4:13 (1600)
Favorite Colors: Blue
Favorite Commons Food: Auntie M's Cheddar n' Shells

Myles Black-Ingersoll

Nickname: Cain
Hometown: Concord, NH
High School: Concord High School
Major: Physics
Events: 800, 1000, 1600
PRs: 2:05, 2:38, 4:37

Favorite Run: Bloody

Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite Commons Food: Turkey Dumplings

Quote: "Discourage vice in every shape, and impress upon the mind of every man, from the first to the lowest, the importance of the cause, and what it is they are contending for." -George Washington


Jamey Epstein

Nickname: Eeyore
Hometown: Falmouth, ME
High School: Falmouth
Major: Environmental Studies
Events: 3000, 5000, 10000
PRs: 9:29, 16:05, 34:32
Favorite Run: River
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite Commons Food: Focaccia Chicken



Tony Haeuser

Hometown: South Portland, ME
High School: South Portland
Events: HJ, Hurdles
PRs: 1.86m, 7.95 (55 HH), 15.33 (110 HH)

David Hardison

Hometown: South Portland, ME
High School: South Portland High School
Major: Economics
Events: Multi
PRs: 3130 (pent), 4625 (dec)
Favorite Colors: Red, Blue
Favorite Commons Food: Chicken Patties

AJ Hill

Hometown: Sacramento, California
High School: Sacramento
Events: Throws
PRs: 35'0.5" (SP), 113'3" (hammer), 39'3.5" (weight)



Eric Kimball

Nickname: Grizz
Hometown: Manchester, Mass.
High School: Manchester-Essex
Major: Mathematics
Events: 800, 1500, 5000
PRs: 2:02, 4:11, 15:31
Favorite Run: Dilts' Torture Run
Favorite Color: Green
Favorite Commons Food: Cheese Tortellini
Quote: "It's exciting when I take any article of clothing off. Except for my socks." -Sweetums

Zach Kofos

Hometown: Marlborough, MA
High School: St. John's (Shrewsbury)
Events: Sprints, Javelin
PRs: 24.95 (200), 53.20 (400), 174'5"

James LePage

Nickname: Stagnetti
Hometown: Cumberland, ME
High School: Greely High School
Major: Undecided
Events: 600, 800, 1000, 1500
PRs: 1:22, 1:54, 2:32, 4:06
Favorite Run: Bridges
Favorite Color: Purple
Favorite Commons Food: Buffalo Chicken Pizza
Quote: "The toad does not swallow the hot chili for the lizard to sweat" -Ghanian Proverb

Graham Pearsall

Nickname: Ritz
Hometown: Parkman, ME
High School: Foxcroft Academy
Major: Undecided
Events: Mile, 3000, Steeple, 5000, 10000
PRs: 4:32, 9:04, 9:56, 15:52, 33:27
Favorite Colors: Yellow and Black
Favorite Commons Food: Meat Lovers Pizza
Quote: "I am not a vegetarian because I love animals; I am a vegetarian because I hate plants." -A. Whitney Brown

David Pless

Hometown: Atlanta, GA
High School: Asheville School
Major: Undecided
Events: Shot Put, Discus, Weight, Hammer
PRs: 56'6.75", 164'11", 55'2.25", 169'9
Favorite Color: Garnet
Favorite Commons Food: Chicken Cordon Bleu
Quote: "If you never give up, you can never fail."

Ken Whitney

Nickname: Elmo
Hometown: West Hartford, CT
High School: Conard
Major: Considering History or Psychology
Events: Distance
PRs: 15:19 (5000), 32:51 (10000)
Favorite Run: River
Favorite Color: Red
Favorite Commons Food: Chicken Parmesan

Tim Woods

Hometown: Westfield, NJ
High School: Westfield HS
Major: Chemistry
Events: Sprints
PRs: 7.24, 11.40, 23.38
Favorite Commons Food: Various pizza

Andrew Wortham

Nickname: Grace
Hometown: Newton, MA
High School: Newton South
Major: Undecided
Events: Distance, Steeple
PRs: 8:51 (3000), 9:23 (Steeple), 15:05 (5000), 32:47 (10000)
Favorite Run: Long Ones
Favorite Commons Food: Fruit Pizza
Quote: "I think people can handle 150 to 200 miles a week.  But something has to give somewhere.  If he's a student, how's he going to study?  He may be at the age of chasing and courtship, and that's an important form of sport and recreation, too."
          - Bill Bowerman


This website is the unofficial team run page for the Bates College Men's Cross Country team. It is maintained by Peter Gurney '11, if you have any questions or complaints, please e-mail them to pgurney@bates.edu.