The Bowdoin defense swarms the Bates quarterback during last weekend’s 21-20 home victory which improved the Polar Bears to 2-5 on the season. Saturday, Bowdoin visits Colby with the CBB championship on the line.

Bowdoin freshman Ben Brewster, of Cape Elizabeth, gets his head on the ball over a Wesleyan opponent during last weekend’s 2-1 victory in the NESCAC semifinals. The Polar Bears lost to Middlebury in PKs in the final, but will host a second round NCAA playoff game Sunday at 1 p.m., against either Nichols College or Eastern Connecticut.

Also, field hockey won its sixth NESCAC championship last weekend and will host a regional Saturday at 1 p.m., against either Babson or Husson. standout Ingrid Oelschlager was named the NESCAC Player of the Week.