Bemidji State University landed 32 student-athletes on the 2017 Spring Academic All-Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Team, announced by the league office May 16.
A trio of Bemidji State University baseball student-athletes were selected to the 2017 All-Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference teams, as announced by the league office Tuesday. Junior Scott Litchy and sophomore Gunner Olszewski were selected to the All-NSIC First Team while senior Collin Eckman was named to the All-NSIC Second Team.
The Bemidji State University baseball program celebrated a day full of events on senior day before facing a sweep against No. 25 St. Cloud State University that cut BSU out of the post-season chase. The Beavers (19-31, 16-22 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference) fell 9-1 and 9-6 to the Huskies (35-14, 27-11 NSIC) at BSU Baseball Field to finish their season.
Senior Collin Eckman capped a five-hit game two for Bemidji State University with a game-winning single in extra innings to complete a sweep over No. 25 St. Cloud State University Thursday at Faber Field in St. Cloud, Minn. BSU (19-29, 16-20 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference) extended its win streak to six games with 3-2 and 10-6 wins against SCSU (34-14, 25-11 NSIC).
The regular season comes to a close as the Bemidji State University baseball program faces St. Cloud State University in a home-and-home series Thursday, May 4 and Saturday, May 6. The Beavers head to St. Cloud, Minn., for the first half of the series before the Huskies travel to BSU Baseball Field to close out the regular season.
Upperclassmen Collin Eckman and Scott Litchy each totaled at least three RBIs Saturday to help the Bemidji State University baseball program to complete a sweep over Southwest Minnesota State University at Alumni Field in Marshall, Minn. BSU (17-29, 14-20 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference) went on for 7-1 and 7-6 wins over SMSU (13-31, 8-26 NSIC) to head into the final week of the regular season.
Bemidji State University baseball capped off its Friday sweep of Southwest Minnesota State University with a go-ahead, nine-run eighth inning in game two at Alumni Field in Marshall, Minn. BSU (15-29, 12-20 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference) were led by four combined RBI on the day from junior Scott Litchy and three RBI from senior Logan Riedel to take 5-1 and 14-5 wins over the Mustangs (13-29, 8-24 NSIC).
Bemidji State University volleyball and softball standout Jessica Yost and Michael Bitzer, of the men’s hockey team, were named 2016-17 Female and Male Student-Athletes of the Year to headline the 2017 Beaver Nation Celebration athletic appreciation banquet Thursday at the BSU Gymnasium.
Several inches of snow over the past two days has forced Bemidji State University baseball to move its scheduled home games against Southwest Minnesota State University on Saturday, April 29 and Sunday, April 30 to Marshall, Minn. The four-game series will be moved up one day and be played Friday and Saturday at Alumni Field.
A pair of 3-2 losses from the Bemidji State University baseball program damaged its bid for the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference postseason tournament Wednesday afternoon at University of Mary in Bismarck, N.D. BSU’s (10-20, 13-29 NSIC) final innings came down to one-run games but U-Mary (11-32, 7-27 NSIC) held on for the slim victories.