Two Bemidji State University men’s hockey players have been named to the College Sports Information Directors of America University Division At-Large Academic All-District® First Team. Both Michael Bitzer and Brendan Harms earn recognition for their efforts on the ice and in the classroom.
Eighteen regular-season home games, eight games versus 2017 NCAA Tournament participants, including a home-and-home series with nation runner up University of Minnesota Duluth, and the return of the Air Force Academy highlight Bemidji State University’s 36-game 2017-18 men’s ice hockey schedule.
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.
The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team has announced the addition of Tyler Vold, a defender from Andover, Minn. and currently playing for the NAHL's Minnesota Wilderness, for the 2017-18 season.
Bemidji State University men's hockey goaltender Michael Bitzer has been named to the CCM All-America West First Team. The announcement came from the American Hockey Coaches' Association Friday, as part of the 2017 NCAA Frozen Four festivities in Chicago. A junior, Bitzer becomes the second BSU Division I-era player to earn AHCA postseason recognition.
Bemidji State University forward Brendan Harms has been selected as the winner of the 2016-17 Senior CLASS Award® for collegiate hockey. The prestigious award, chosen by a nationwide vote of Division I men’s hockey coaches, national hockey media and fans, is given annually to the most outstanding senior student-athlete in Division I men’s hockey.
Beaver Hockey and the Sanford Center invite the general public to help celebrate the successes of the 2016-17 season and look ahead to 2017-18, from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, April 11.
Bemidji State University Head Coach Tom Serratore has been named as a finalist for the 2016-17 Spencer Penrose Award. Now in his 16th season at the helm of the Beaver Hockey program, this marks the sixth time Serratore has been up for the award annually given to the NCAA Division I hockey coach of the year.
The Toledo Walleye, East Coast Hockey League affiliate of the NHL’s Detroit Red Wings, have announced that former Bemidji State University forward Charlie O’Connor has signed a contract to play out the remainder of the 2016-17 season.
After a dominating junior campaign, Bemidji State University junior Michael Bitzer is one of five collegiate goaltenders that have been named as finalists for the 2016-17 Mike Richter Award by Let’s Play Hockey and the Herb Brooks Foundation.