More than 400 attendees and 140 Bemidji State University student-athletes gathered at Sanford Center Saturday night for the Green & White Dinner and Auction to Benefit BSU Athletics. Net proceeds from registration, silent and live auction items, as well as other activities, totaled more than $98,000 and included individual donations totaling $32,600 to “Build a Scholarship.”
The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team has announced the addition of Alex Adams (Grand Rapids, Minn.), Tyler Jubenvill (Gilbert Plains, Manitoba) and Tyler Kirkup (Virden, Manitoba). All three have signed the necessary NCAA paperwork and plan to begin their Beaver Hockey career in the fall of 2018.
Former Bemidji State University defenseman Zach Whitecloud made his National Hockey League debut Thursday with the Vegas Golden Knights in Edmonton. He became the ninth former Beaver to skate in the NHL.
The 2017-18 Bemidji State men's hockey season may have come to a premature end in the eyes of the Beaver faithful, but making its ninth consecutive appearance in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association playoffs and finishing fourth in the league's final standings is nothing to overlook.
The Greenville Swamp Rabbits, East Coast Hockey League affiliate of the NHL’s New York Rangers, have signed former Bemidji State University blueliner Carter Struthers to play out the remainder of the 2017-18 season.
The Iowa Wild, American Hockey League affiliate of the NHL’s Minnesota Wild, has announced that former Bemidji State University forward Gerry Fitzgerald has signed an Amateur Tryout Agreement.
The South Carolina Stingrays, East Coast Hockey League affiliate of the NHL’s Washington Capitols, have announced that former Bemidji State University forward Leo Fitzgerald has signed a contract to play out the remainder of the 2017-18 season.
The National Hockey League’s Vegas Golden Knights, and General Manager George McPhee have signed Bemidji State University sophomore defenseman Zach Whitecloud to a three-year, entry-level contract.
Bemidji State University men’s hockey senior goaltender Michael Bitzer has been selected to the All-Western Collegiate Hockey Association’s Second Team, highlighting the announcement of the WCHA’s 2017-18 postseason awards.
The Idaho Steelheads, East Coast Hockey League affiliate of the NHL’s Dallas Stars, have announced that Bemidji State University’s all-time saves leader Michael Bitzer has signed a contract to play out the remainder of the 2017-18 season.