Blair Alum: Featured NESCAC Athlete

BATES – Featured on the front page of the NESCAC sports conference website this Friday was Blair’s very own Darrius Campbell ‘13, a junior at Bates College in Maine. In the article Darrius is interviewed about his life at Bates, his career aspirations, and what he has learned from being a student athlete.

Darrius Campbell in NESCAC Friday Feature
Darrius Campbell in NESCAC Friday Feature

Many faculty members know Darrius, and those students that attended the Squash and Beyond program this past summer had the opportunity to be taught the art of squash by a veteran of the Blair Squash program and a current college athlete. Even for those who do not know him, knowing that there are eleven NESCAC schools and hundreds of student athletes, everyone can recognize the effort Darrius has put into his sport, and the prestige of being selected for the NESCAC Friday Feature.

To read the full article and get to know an aspiring neurosurgeon and Blair alum, click here.

http://nescac.com/news/2015-16/Friday_Feature/BAT_Campbell
(Copyright 2015 Tys Sweeney)

Tys Sweeney

Founder & Editor-in-Chief Emeritus

Tys Sweeney ’17 founded the Blair Oracle in April 2015. He wrote news, fiction, poetry, and announcements for the publication until he graduated in 2017. He served as Editor-in-Chief until 2016 and was succeeded by Seth Kim.