Before he became a student-athlete at Bemidji State University, Mason Bellew always had baseball in his blood. Little did he know that being the son of BSU baseball head coach Tim Bellew would translate to a post-collegiate playing career in Austria.
Over 140 friends, fans and alumni of Bemidji State Athletics gathered at the Bemidji Town & Country Club June 21 for the 42nd Annual Gordy Skaar Memorial Golf Tournament. The annual event raised $30,000 for the Beavers.
The 42nd Annual Gordy Skaar Memorial Golf Tournament is set for Friday, June 21 at Bemidji Town and Country Club and it’s not too late to participate. Registration materials for men and women are now being accepted until July 11th for the event to benefit the Bemidji State University Athletic Scholarship Fund.
Junior Isaiah Grancorvitz helped give the Bemidji State University baseball team a late spark Saturday afternoon in its season-finale doubleheader against University of Minnesota Duluth with a sixth-inning, game-tying home run in game two. The Beavers fell to the Bulldogs in both games on the day, 12-2 and 4-3, to finish their 2019 campaign.
Senior pitcher Jesse Palafox threw lights out Friday afternoon to help Bemidji State University baseball to a split on the opening day of its four-game series at University of Minnesota Duluth. The Beavers took a 3-2 win, its first against the Bulldogs since 2013, before a 12-2 loss to set its overall record at 8-36 and its mark in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference at 6-25.
The Bemidji State University baseball team showed its grit with a furious comeback attempt Wednesday afternoon that fell just short in losses at University of Minot State. BSU fell behind early in a 10-3 loss before scoring six eighth-inning runs in a 12-10 loss to MiSU at Corbett Field in Minot, N.D.
The 2019 Bemidji State University baseball season concludes with a six-game road trip, beginning May 1 at Minot State University and May 3-4 at University of Minnesota Duluth. BSU opens the week with a doubleheader at 1 p.m. Wednesday against MiSU while closing out its schedule with a four-game series at 1 p.m. Friday and 12 p.m. Saturday against UMD.
During the final game day at BSU Baseball Field in 2019, the Bemidji State University baseball team celebrated the careers of six seniors. The final home series of the season was spoiled Saturday as BSU fell twice to University of Minnesota Crookston, 7-6 and 5-0.
Junior Kade Nelson continued to lead the Bemidji State University baseball team from the plate with five hits in Friday’s series opener against University of Minnesota Crookston despite falling in both games of a doubleheader at BSU Baseball Field. Nelson finished with five hits, three RBI, and one run scored as the Beavers fall to 6-32 overall and 5-21 in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference.
Bemidji State University baseball’s four-game series against University of Minnesota Crookston has been moved up one day due the threat of rain. The Beavers and Golden Eagles will now play a doubleheader at 1:30 p.m. Friday, April 26 followed by senior day at 12 p.m. Saturday, April 27 at BSU Baseball Field.