WCHA introduces changes to overtime, points structure and nets

The Western Collegiate Hockey Association has announced three pivotal changes to take effect for the upcoming 2016-17 season: Introduction of 3-on-3 overtime and shootout (both if necessary) for regular season league games, a three-point-per-game structure to the league standings and mandatory National Hockey League nets in all arenas.


Pedan inks KHL contract

Bemidji State University defenseman Ruslan Pedan signed a two-year contract with HC Sochi of the Kontinental Hockey League, foregoing his final year of collegiate eligibility.


Bemidji State Athletics, BIG Athletics and adidas announce five-year partnership

Bemidji State University Athletics has partnered with BIG Athletics to establish a five-year agreement that will outfit the Beavers’ 15 athletic programs in adidas® uniforms, apparel, footwear and equipment through the 2020-21 season.


Eddie Olczyk named to men’s hockey assistant coach position

Bemidji State University Head Men’s Hockey Coach Tom Serratore has announced the hiring of Eddie Olczyk (OHL-chek) as an assistant coach. The former NCAA Division I player joins the BSU coaching staff after coaching stops at Division I and Division III programs on the east coast.


Bemidji State recruit, Jack Burgart, to participate in Chicago's Development Camp

Future Bemidji State University goaltender Jack Burgart is among nearly 70 of the Chicago Blackhawks’ top prospects next week when the National Hockey League organization’s development camp begins at Johnny’s Ice House West in Chicago.


Galen Nagle Memorial golf outing set for July 15

Bemidji State University greats, alumni, friends and fans of the BSU men’s ice hockey team will gather at the Bemidji Town and Country Club Friday, July 15 to participate in the 19th Annual Galen Nagle Memorial Golf Tournament sponsored by Sanford Health.


Future Bemidji State forward participates in Stars’ development camp

Future Bemidji State University forward Hampus Sjodahl (SHOW-dawl) is among 30 of the Dallas Stars’ top prospects this week, participating in the National Hockey League organization’s development camp in Frisco, Texas.


Belisle leaves Bemidji State Hockey program for NHL

After nearly 20 years of affiliation with the Bemidji State Men’s Hockey program, Ted Belisle has resigned from his position as assistant coach to pursue a professional opportunity with the National Hockey League’s Los Angeles Kings.


Bemidji State unveils 2016-17 men's hockey schedule

Seventeen regular-season home games, at least six games versus 2016 NCAA Tournament participants, including a series at defending champion University of North Dakota, and the North Star College Cup highlight Bemidji State University’s 36-game 2016-17 men’s ice hockey schedule.


The WCHA revamps postseason begining in 2016-17

The WCHA has announced that beginning with the 2016-17 season, it will bring the postseason directly to its member institution fans. From the quarterfinal best-of-three series' to the championship game, the league's highest remaining seed will host the playoffs at on-campus sites.


Bemidji State's Harms and Mimmack earn Academic All-District nods

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 Brendan Harms and Reid Mimmack have been recognized for their efforts on the ice and in the classroom.


Video: 2015-16 Bemidji State Athletics Senior Tribute

Watch as each of Bemidji State's nearly 60 senior student-athletes are featured during Beaver Athletics' 2015-16 Senior Tribute Video.


Stram and Benson named Bemidji State's Student-Athletes of the Year

Bemidji State University soccer captain Sarah Stram and Andrew Benson, of the men’s golf team, were named 2015-16 Female and Male Student-Athletes of the Year as a part of the Beaver Nation Celebration athletic appreciation banquet Thursday at the BSU Gymnasium.


Bemidji State men’s hockey adds five more for 2016-17 season

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey program today announced the addition of Jack Burgart (Fort St. James, British Columbia), Brendan Harris (Henderson, Nev.), Dylan McCrory (Kirkland, Quebec), Hampus Sjodahl (Stockholm, Sweden) and Zach Whitecloud (Brandon, Manitoba). All players have signed the necessary NCAA paperwork and plan to begin their BSU hockey careers in the fall of 2016.


Bemidji State remains in good academic standing with NCAA

The Bemidji State men’s and women’s ice hockey teams have again met the Academic Progress Rate standards set fourth by the NCAA. These scores provide performance benchmarks for all NCAA Division I programs under the Association’s standards for academic progress and performance.


McCormack agrees to ATO contract with Bridgeport Sound Tigers

The Bridgeport Sound Tigers, American Hockey League affiliate of the NHL’s New York Islanders, announced today that former Bemidji State University defenseman Graeme McCormack has signed an Amateur Tryout (ATO) contract to play out the remainder of the 2015-16 season.


Ward puts pen to ATO contract with the St. John's IceCaps

The St. John’s IceCaps, American Hockey League affiliate of the NHL’s Montreal Canadians, announced today that former Bemidji State University forward Cory Ward has signed a 25-game Amateur Tryout (ATO) contract to play out the remainder of the 2015-16 season.


Bemidji State falls in third game of WCHA Playoff series, 3-1

Bowling Green broke a scoreless tie late in the second period and didn't look back, posting a 3-1 victory over Bemidji State, Sunday, wining the decisive game of a best-of-three WCHA playoff series, to end the Beavers' season and punch their ticket to the Final Five.


Falcons even best-of-three series with 7-2 win

Bowling Green State University pushed its WCHA Playoff series to a third and decisive game Saturday with a 7-2 victory over Bemidji State University at the BGSU Ice Arena.


BSU takes 1-0 edge in playoff series with 3-1 victory at Bowling Green

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team earned a 3-1 victory over Bowling Green State University Friday to take a 1-0 lead in the best-of-three Western Collegiate Hockey Association Playoff series.


Bemidji State opens WCHA Playoffs at Bowling Green

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team opens the 2015-16 postseason Friday at Bowling Green State University. The sixth-seeded Beavers and third-seeded Falcons open a best-of-three Western Collegiate Hockey Association playoff series at 6:07 p.m. Friday with Saturday's and Sunday's games, if needed, set for 6:07 p.m. at BGSU Ice Arena.


WCHA tabs 15 BSU student-athletes to all-academic team

Fifteen Bemidji State University student-athletes were recognized today when the Western Collegiate Hockey Association announced its All-WCHA Academic Team as a part of its postseason awards list.


Serratore previews BSU's WCHA Playoff first round opponent Bowling Green

Tom Serratore meets with the media Tuesday to preview the Beavers' WCHA Playoff opening round opponent Bowling Green.


Bitzer, Beavers shut out Minnesota State in 2015-16 regular-season finale

Michael Bitzer turned aside all 38 shots he faced Saturday to lead the Bemidji State University men's hockey team to a 1-0 victory at (16) Minnesota State University, Mankato. The shutout win was the sophomore's sixth of 2015-16, setting a BSU single-season record.


No. 16 Mavericks hand Bemidji State a 6-1 loss

The Minnesota State University men’s hockey team took a step towards defending its Western Collegiate Hockey Association regular-season crown Friday, posting a 6-1 victory over Bemidji State University at Verizon Wireless Center in Mankato, Minn.


Beavers travel to (16) Minnesota State for final weekend of WCHA play

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team wraps up the 2015-16 regular season this weekend when it travels long-time rival Minnesota State University, Mankato for a two-game Western Collegiate Hockey Association match up.


Serratore previews BSu's final series of the regular season

Bemidji State University head coach Tom Serratore previews the final series of the 2015-16 regular season.


Bemidji State's McCormack tabbed WCHA Defensive Player of the Week

Bemidji State University forward Graeme McCormack has been selected for Western Collegiate Hockey Association Defensive Player of the Week honors following a four-point weekend versus University of Alabama-Huntsville, Feb. 26-27.


Senior class leads the way in 6-2 victory over Alabama-Huntsville

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team sent its senior class out in style, earning a 6-2 victory over the University of Alabama-Huntsville at Sanford Center.


Beavers play Chargers to 1-1 tie

The Bemidji State men's hockey team battled back from a one-goal deficit and held off Alabama-Huntsville in overtime to gain a point in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association standings, Friday, settling for a 1-1 tie.


BSU wraps up home season with Chargers

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team wraps up its 2015-16 home season this weekend as it hosts long-time rival University of Alabama-Huntsville (6-19-5; 4-15-5 WCHA) in a two-game Western Collegiate Hockey Association match up.


Serratore and McCormack preview senior weekend versus Alabama-Huntsville

Bemidji State head coach Tom Serratore and senior captain Graeme McCormack preview the Beavers' upcoming home series versus Alabama Huntsville. The final home weekend of the 2015-16 season will also serve as a celebration of BSU four seniors.


No. 14 Michigan Tech wins series finale to earn split

Tied 1-1 after 18 minutes of play, No. 14 Michigan Tech got a pair of 4-on-4 goals before the first period would expire to spark a scoring run and tilt the game in its favor for good. The Huskies would go on to defeat Bemidji State University 9-2 to avenge Friday’s 3-0 shutout and earn a series split.


Beavers shut out No. 14 Michigan Tech, 3-0

Brendan Harms scored twice and Michael Bitzer turned aside 26 shots to propel the Bemidji State University men's hockey team to a 3-0 victory over No. 14 Michigan Tech Friday.


WCHA.tv 'Trophy Package' takes you through the playoffs

With the race for the MacNaughton Cup entering a frenzied stretch drive, followed by an eight-team quest for the Broadmoor Trophy and the league’s playoff championship, the Western Collegiate Hockey Association today announced a WCHA.tv “Trophy Package” that offers all remaining league games – regular season and playoffs – for $39.99.


Bemidji State boasts league-leading 22 WCHA Scholar-Athletes

The WCHA today announced that a record 123 conference-member student-athletes make up the 11th annual group of WCHA Scholar-Athlete Award recipients for 2015-16. Bemidji State University led all league members with 22 student-athletes earning the honor.


BSU looks to shake streak during weekend series with No. 14 Michigan Tech

The Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team opens a four-game homestand this weekend as it hosts No. 14 Michigan Tech (16-7-5; 13-6-3 WCHA) in a two-game series that could be a preview of the first round of the WCHA playoffs. With the Huskies tied for second place in the league standings and BSU holding down the No. 6 spot, there is a possibility the Beavers could be headed to Houghton, Mich. March 11-13.


Bemidji State previews series with Michigan Tech

Bemidji State University Head Coach Tom Serratore and junior forward Brendan Harms preview the Beavers' upcoming WCHA series with No. 14 Michigan Tech.


Final Five single-game tickets on sale now

The Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) and Van Andel Arena® announced today that single-session tickets for the 2016 WCHA Final Five, to be held March 18-19 at the Van Andel Arena, are on sale now.


Lakers win third period to take series finale 3-0

Locked in a scoreless tie for 53 minutes, Lake Superior State University took advantage of a power-play opportunity to break the tie and would add two empty-net goals late to earn a 3-0 victory and a series split in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich.


Beavers drop Lakers, 2-1, in series opener

Brendan Harms scored a power-play goal with 11:45 to go in the third period to break a 1-1 and give the Bemidji State University men's hockey team 2-1 victory open to open a WCHA series at Lake Superior State University.


Beavers jump back into WCHA play at Lake Superior State

The Bemidji State men's hockey team will face a Western Collegiate Hockey Association competition for the first time since Jan. 23 this weekend as it travels to Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. for a two-game league series versus Lake Superior State University.


Gerbrandt, Beavers' penalty-kill withstand Bulldogs, 2-1

Markus Gerbrandt scored his team-leading third game-winning goal of the season late in the third period to help a short-handed the Bemidji State University men's hockey team to gain a 2-1 nonconference victory Tuesday at the University of Minnesota Duluth.


Bemidji State's Gerbrandt named WCHA Offensive Player of the Week

Bemidji State University forward Markus Gerbrandt has been selected for Western Collegiate Hockey Association Offensive Player of the Week honors following a four-point weekend at the North Star College Cup, Jan. 30-31.


BSU's North Star College Cup defense falls short to (3) St. Cloud State

The Bemidji State University men’s hockey team’s attempt to defend its 2015 North Star College Cup title fell short Sunday as the Beavers were defeated, 5-2, by No. 3 St. Cloud State University.


Three-goal third period propels Bemidji State to North Star College Cup final

Trailing the University of Minnesota 2-1 with 12:08 to go in the third period, the Bemidji State University men’s hockey netted three third period goals to defeat the Golden Gophers and earn a chance to defend its North Star College Cup title versus No. 3 St. Cloud State University.


Bemidji State looks to defend NSCC title this weekend

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team begins the defense of its 2015 North Star College Cup title Saturday at Xcel Energy Center at 4 p.m. when it battles the University of Minnesota.


Serratore and Beavers prepare for North Star College Cup

Watch Bemidji State University Head Men's Hockey Coach Tom Serratore preview this weekend's North Star College Cup and the Beavers opening-round opponent University of Minnesota.


Beavers battle back to net 1-1 tie versus Ferris State

Locked in a scoreless tie for 43-minutes and 57-seconds, Ferris State University and Bemidji State University each scored during the final period and settled for a 1-1 draw in the series finale Saturday at Sanford Center.


Bulldogs bite Beavers in overtime, 3-2

Ferris State University erased a 2-1 Bemidji State University lead with 25 seconds to go in regulation and stole a victory and two points in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association standings just 47 seconds into the extra frame, 3-2, Friday at Sanford Center.


Bemidji State to host Ferris State in battle for home ice

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team is back at Sanford Center this weekend as it welcomes WCHA rival Ferris State University. The series will get underway at 7:37 p.m. Friday. Saturday's opening faceoff is set for 7:07 p.m.


Serratore and Fitzgerald preview upcoming Ferris State series

Bemidji State University Head Men's Hockey Coach Tom Serratore and leading scorer Gerry Fitzgerald look ahead to the Beavers' impending Western Collegiate Hockey Association series versus Ferris State University.


Beavers ride third period to 2-0 victory over Sun Devils

Locked in a scoreless tie to open the third period, the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team got goals from Phillip Marinaccio and Gerry Fitzgerald in final 15 minutes to take the game 2-0 and complete the nonconference series sweep of Arizona State University, Saturday at Sanford Center.


Dickman, Pedan power Bemidji State past Arizona State

Jay Dickman and Ruslan Pedan each scored two goals Friday as the Bemidji State University men's hockey team opened a nonconference series against Arizona State University with a 5-0 victory. Goaltender Michael Bitzer stopped all 17 shots he faced to post his third shutout of the 2015-16 season.


Beavers to meet NCAA newcomer Arizona State this weekend

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team opens a new chapter in its 60-year history, establishing a new rivalry this weekend when it welcomes Arizona State University to the Sanford Center for the first meeting between the teams.


Serratore reflects on Alaskan road swing and ahead to Arizona State

Watch Bemidji State Head Men's Hockey Coach Tom Serratore recap the Beavers' 10-day road trip to Alaska and previewed the team's upcoming nonconference series versus Arizona State.


North Star College Cup single-session tickets onsale now

The third annual North Star College Cup presented by TRIA returns to Xcel Energy Center, Jan. 30-31. Single-session tickets are on sale now to see Bemidji State University attempt to defend its 2015 title versus the University of Minnesota, Minnesota State University and St. Cloud State University.


Arentz honored for role in sweep at Alaska Anchorage

Bemidji State University forward Nate Arentz has been selected for Western Collegiate Hockey Association Offensive Player of the Week honors following a two-game series at University of Alaska Anchorage, Jan. 8-9.


Five-goal third period propels Bemidji State past Alaska Anchorage, 5-1

Jordan Heller scored twice and Michael Bitzer turned aside 28-of-29 shots faced to lead the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team to a 5-1 victory over the University of Alaska Anchorage Saturday at Sullivan Arena.


Bauman, special teams power Beavers to 6-3 win at Alaska Anchorage

Kyle Bauman scored twice and the BSU special teams units were near flawless as the Bemidji State University men’s hockey team opened a Western Collegiate Hockey Association series at University of Alaska Anchorage with a 6-3 victory Friday.


Beavers look to continue run at Alaska-Anchorage

On the heels of three-point weekend at University of Alaska, the Bemidji State men's hockey team looks to continue its WCHA success Jan. 8-9 when it travels to Anchorage, Alaska for a two-game league series at University of Alaska-Anchorage.


Bemidji State’s Bitzer selected as WCHA Defensive Player of the Week

Bemidji State University goaltender Michael Bitzer has been selected for Western Collegiate Hockey Association Defensive Player of the Week honors following play versus University of Alaska, Jan. 2-3.


Leo Fitzgerald scores late; Beavers escape with 1-1 tie at Alaska

Leo Fitzgerald scored late in the third period to force overtime and Michael Bitzer made saves on 26-of-27 shots faced to help the Beavers to earn a 1-1 tie versus Sunday WCHA foe University of Alaska and take a three-point weekend out of Fairbanks, Alaska.


M. Fitzgerald lifts BSU to 6-5 overtime victory in return to line up

Myles Fitzgerald scored a pair of goals, including the game-winner, to lead the Bemidji State men's hockey team to a 6-5 overtime victory at University of Alaska, late Saturday.


Beavers open 2016 with Alaskan road trip

The Bemidji State men's hockey program will ring in the new year with a four-game, 10-day road trip to play its Alaska counterparts. The Beavers opener the trip at University of Alaska Saturday and Sunday.


Beavers talk about preparations for Alaska and second half

Bemidji State Head Men's Hockey Coach Tom Serratore and captains Graeme McCormack and John Parker preview the Beavers' upcoming WCHA series at Alaska.


WCHA.tv half-season packages on sale now

Live and archived WCHA game broadcasts through final half of the 2015-16 season and Broadmoor Trophy championship game are available now through league-wide and single-team WCHA.tv subscription packages.


(14) Bowling Green completes sweep of Bemidji State with 2-0 win

Bowling Green State University goaltender Chris Nell made 28 saves to backstop the No. 14 Falcons to a 2-0 victory over the Bemidji State University men's hockey team Saturday at Sanford Center.


Bowling Green takes series opener, 4-1

Bowling Green State University scored two goals in the opening period Friday and clamped down its defensive pressure, holding Bemidji State University to 15 shots on goal and 0-for-5 on the power-play en route to a 4-1 victory.


Beavers host No. 14 Bowling Green to wrap up first half of 2015-16

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team makes its first appearance at Sanford Center since Nov. 21 this weekend as it hosts No. 14 Bowling Green State University. The Western Collegiate Hockey Association series featuring the league’s top two defensive teams, will close out the first half of the 2015-16 season.


Beavers prepair for home series versus Bowling Green

Bemidji State head coach Tom Serratore previews the Beavers' upcoming WCHA series versus Bowling Green Tuesday as a part of the team's weekly media day.


Bemidji State bit by Bulldogs late in series finale, 2-1

Bemidji State University got out to an early lead in the series finale, but Ferris State University battled back to score a power-play goal in the second and took their first lead of the series with just over five minutes left in the third to salvage a series split, 2-1.


Beavers shut out Bulldogs, 2-0, to win third straight

Sophomore goaltender Michael Bitzer posted a 25-save shutout and Brendan Harms and Markus Gerbrandt each score to propel Bemidji State University men's hockey team to its third straight victory, 2-0 over Ferris State University, Friday in Big Rapids, Mich.


BSU Athletics seeks donations for those in need this holiday season

The Bemidji State University Athletic Department and Beaver Hockey will host their annual hat and mitten drive and teddy bear toss when the BSU men’s hockey team hosts Bowling Green State University, Dec. 11-12.


Serratore and O'Connor preview BSU's upcoming series at Ferris State

Bemidji State University men's hockey Head Coach Tom Serratore and junior forward Charlie O'Connor recap the Beavers' recent series sweep at Alabama-Huntsville and their upcoming road series at Ferris State for the media Tuesday.


Beavers look to continue roll at Ferris State

On the heels of its first series sweep of the 2015-16 seaosn, the Bemidji State University men's hockey team looks to continue its run this weekend as it travels to Big Rapids, Mich., for a Western Collegiate Hockey Association match up with Ferris State University.


Beavers earn series sweep with 4-1 win at Alabama-Huntsville

Charlie O'Connor posted the first three-point game of his collegiate career and Reid Mimmack stopped 15-of-16 shots to lead the Bemidji state University men's hockey team to a 4-1 victory and series sweep Friday at University of Alabama-Huntsville.


BSU rides third-period surge to 4-1 victory at Alabama-Huntsville

Nate Arentz and John Parker each posted a goal an an assist Wednesday to lead the BSU men's hockey team to a 4-1 victory to open a WCHA series at Alabama-Huntsville.


Beavers travel to Huntsville for rare Wednesday-Friday WCHA series

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team hits the road for a Western Collegiate Hockey Association series at University of Alabama-Huntsville, Nov. 25 and 27.


Beavers and Lakers settle for 1-1 draw

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team out shot Lake Superior State University 48-31, but ran into a hot goaltender and were unable to generate any special teams scoring in a 1-1 draw Saturday at Sanford Center.


Bemidji State drops 3-2 decision to Lake Superior State

Bemidji State senior Graeme McCormack logged a goal an an assist on the power play Friday, but it was not enough to dig the Beavers out of an early 2-0 deficit as BSU dropped the Western Collegiate Hockey Association contest, 3-2, to Lake Superior State Friday at Sanford Center.


Bemidji State looks to build streak versus Lake Superior State

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team is back at Sanford Center this weekend to continue its current four-game homestand with a Western Collegiate Hockey Association series versus Lake Superior State University. The Beavers and Lakers hit the ice at 7:37 p.m. Friday with a 7:07 p.m. opening faceoff set for Saturday's series finale.


Serratore previews BSU's upcoming series versus Lake Superior State

Bemidji State Head Coach Tom Seratore previewed the men's hockey team's upcoming Western Collegiate Hockey Association series versus Lake Superior State Tuesday at his weekly press conference.


Bemidji State adds two for 2016-17 men's hockey season

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey has announced the addition of Tommy Muck and Ethan Somoza. Both players have signed the necessary NCAA paperwork and plan to begin their Beaver Hockey careers in the fall of 2016.


Bemidji State’s Harms selected as WCHA Offensive Player of the Week

Bemidji State University defenseman Brendan Harms has been selected for Western Collegiate Hockey Association Offensive Player of the Week honors following play versus University of Alaska, Nov. 13-14.


Mimmack, Beavers earn first WCHA win of 2015-16, 6-3

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team scored three third period power-play goals and goaltender Reid Mimmack made 20 saves to power the Beavers to their first Western Collegiate Hockey Association victory of the season, 6-3, over University of Alaska Saturday at Sanford Center.


Bemidji State miscues prove costly in 4-3 loss to Alaska

Brandon Morley netted a hat trick to lead the University of Alaska to a 4-3 victory over Bemidji State Friday at Sanford Center.


Bemidji State offers hockey ticket deals for military

In an effort to honor the brave men and women defending the United States of America and the freedom we enjoy, Bemidji State University Athletics will host Military Appreciation Weekend Nov. 13-14 and offer a buy one, get one ticket special to those who have worn the uniforms of the United States.


Beavers host Alaska in return to action

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team returns from a weekend free of competition to host University of Alaska in a Western Collegiate Hockey Association series Nov. 13-14 at Sanford Center. The Beavers and Nanooks open the two-game set at 7:37 p.m. Friday with a 7:07 opening faceoff set for Saturday.


Serratore previews BSU's upcoming series versus Alaska

Bemidji State Head Coach Tom Serratore discussed the BSU men's hockey team's upcoming WCHA series versus Alaska at his weekly press conference. See what the head coach had to say about the Nanooks and what the Beavers need to do to have success.


Beavers fall at Northern Michigan, 3-1

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team recorded a power-play goal early, but Northern Michigan University scored three unanswered goals to finish the game and the Wildcats defeated the Beavers, 3-1, Saturday, earning a series victory in Marquette, Mich.


Beavers and Wildcats battle to scoreless tie in Marquette

Bemidji State University and Northern Michigan University played 65 minutes without a goal as the Beavers and Wildcats settled for a 0-0 draw and each earned a point in the WCHA standings.


Beavers travel to Michigan with sights set on climbing WCHA standings

The Bemidji State men's hockey team makes its first full-fledged road trip of the 2015-16 seaosn this weekend as it travels to Michigan's Upper Peninsula for a Western Collegiate Hockey Association match up with Northern Michigan University. The series is set to get underway at 6:07 p.m. (CST) Friday with a 6:07 p.m. (CST) opening faceoff again Saturday.


Serratore previews BSU's first road trip of the season

Bemidji State Head Coach Tom Serratore previews the BSU men's hockey teams' upcoming road trip to Northern Michigan.


Mavericks use third-period power-play goal to sweep Beavers, 3-2

Tied 2-2 deep into the third period Minnesota State University's Jon Jutzi ripped a power-play goal past Bemidji State goaltender Michael Bitzer to earn a 3-2 win and complete the Western Collegiate Hockey Association sweep of the Beavers at Sanford Center.


Short-handed goals sting Bemidji State

Minnesota State University, Mankato broke out of its scoring slump Friday, using a pair of short-handed goals to post their first victory of the season , 3-2, over Bemidji State University.


Beavers rekindle rivalry with Minnesota State to open WCHA play

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team opens its bid for the coveted Broadmoor Trophy and the WCHA regular-season title this weekend as it hosts long-time rival Minnesota State University, Mankato for a two-game WCHA series at Sanford Center.


Bemidji State prepares for Minnesota State

Bemidji State University Head Coach Tom Serratore and sophomore forward Gerry Fitzgerald talk to the media as they prepare to open the WCHA season by hosting Minnesota State this weekend.


McCormack named WCHA Defensive Player of the Week

Bemidji State University defenseman Graeme McCormack has been selected for Western Collegiate Hockey Association Defensive Player of the Week honors following play versus No. 1 University of North Dakota, Oct. 16-17.


No. 1 North Dakota stings BSU, 5-2, with three third-period goals

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team hung with the nation's number one team for more than 50 minutes, but University of North Dakota broke a 2-2 deadlock with 8:23 to play and would add two more goals to take a 5-2 victory Saturday at Ralph Engelstad Arena.


Beavers force 4-4 tie with No. 1 North Dakota

Graeme McCormack scored twice and the Bemidji State University power-play unit was 3-for-5 as the Beavers battled back from a two-goal third-period deficit to tie top-ranked University of North Dakota, 4-4, Friday at Sanford Center.


Bemidji State continues nonconference play with No. 1 North Dakota

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team continues its 2015-16 nonconference season this weekend when it clashes with No. 1 University of North Dakota in a home-and-home series. The Beavers host UND at Sanford Center Friday before the teams travel to Grand Forks, N.D. and Ralph Engelstad Arena Saturday to wrap up the two-game set.


Bemidji State-Minnesota Duluth opener rescheduled for Feb. 9

Bemidji State University’s 2015-16 men’s hockey opener against University of Minnesota Duluth, which was originally scheduled to take place Oct. 9 before a power outage at AMSOIL Arena forced a postponement, has been rescheduled for Feb. 9 at 7:07 p.m. at AMSOIL Arena.


Bemidji State looks ahead to No. 1 North Dakota

Bemidji State University Head Men's Hockey Coach Tom Serratore met with the media today to preview the Beavers' upcoming home-and-home series versus No. 1 North Dakota.


Bitzer opens season with WCHA Defensive Player of the Week award

Bemidji State University goaltender Michael Bitzer has been selected for Western Collegiate Hockey Association Defensive Player of the Week honors following play versus No. 2/3 University of Minnesota Duluth.


O'Connor, Beavers down No. 2/3 Minnesota Duluth, 3-2

Charlie O'Connor broke a 2-2 tie with 22 seconds left in regulation as the Bemidji State University men's hockey team defeated No. 2/3 University of Minnesota Duluth, 3-2, in the Beavers' 2015-16 opener Saturday at Sanford Center.


Bemidji State’s hockey opener postponed due to power outage

The Bemidji State University men’s hockey team’s 2015-16 season-opener at (2/3) University of Minnesota Duluth, originally scheduled 7:07 p.m. tonight at AMSOIL Arena in Duluth, Minn., has been postponed due to a power outage.


Bemidji State battles No. 2/3 Minnesota Duluth in home-and-home series

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team opens its 2015-16 season this weekend with a nonconference home-and-home series versus No. 2/3 University of Minnesota Duluth. The Beavers travel to Duluth, Minn. and AMSOIL Arena Friday to open the series before returning to Sanford Center to host the Bulldogs Saturday.


Serratore previews the 2015-16 opener versus Minnesota Duluth

Bemidji State University head men's hockey coach Tom Serratore previews the Beavers' 2015-16 opening series versus Minnesota Duluth and what his goals are as he gets to know the 2015-16 version of his team.


Beavers drop Manitoba, 6-1, in exhibition opener

Led by Brendan Harms and T.J. Roo, who each had a goal an assist, the Bemidji State University men's hockey team defeated the University of Manitoba, 6-1, Sunday afternoon at Sanford Center.


McCormack, Gerbrandt and Parker to captain Beavers in 2015-16

Graeme McCormack, Markus Gerbrandt and John Parker will serve as the captains of the 2015-16 Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team. McCormack will wear the “C” and captain the team, while Gerbrandt and Parker were named alternate captains.


Bemidji State men prepare for exhibition to open season

Bemidji State Head Men's Hockey Coach Tom Serratore unofficially kicked off the 2015-16 season Tuesday by previewing the first week of practice and the team's exhibition game versus University of Manitoba for the media.


WCHA coaches, media tab Bemidji State fourth in preseason polls

EDINA, Minn. – coaches and media have picked the Bemidji State University men’s hockey team to finish fourth in the Mankato Free Press Western Collegiate Hockey Association Coaches’ and the Bemidji Pioneer WCHA Media preseason polls.


Single-game Beaver Hockey tickets on sale tomorrow

Single-game tickets for the 2015-16 Bemidji State University hockey season go on sale to the general public tomorrow (Friday, Sept. 11) at 10 a.m.


BSU Hockey surplus sale set for Sept. 2

The Bemidji State University men's and women's hockey programs will hold a pre-priced surplus sale in the south concourse of the Sanford Center from 4-7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 2. New and used equipment will be for sale at a price to move.


Beaver Hockey three- and six-game ticket packages on sale now

Bemidji State University Director of Athletics Tracy Dill has announced that three- and six-game flexible ticket packages are on sale now for the 2015-16 men’s hockey season.


Beaver men's hockey alumni weekend set for Oct. 23-24

The Bemidji State men’s hockey program will host an alumni weekend Oct. 23-24. Highlighted by the Beavers’ 2015-16 WCHA-opening series versus long-time intrastate rival Minnesota State, BSU will also host a postgame social Saturday and celebrate its 1993, 1994, 1995 and 1997 national championship teams over the course of the weekend.


Beaver Hockey half-season flex packs on sale Tuesday

With less than two months before the puck drops for the Bemidji State University men’s hockey season, BSU officials have announced that nine-game flex ticket packages will be available to the general public Tuesday, Aug. 11 at 10 a.m.


Windle inks ECHL contract with Flyers' organization

The Reading Royals of the East Coast Hockey League have announced that former Bemidji State University defenseman Sam Windle is under contract for the 2015-16 season.


Near record numbers for the Nagle Memorial Golf Tournament

Over 200 golfers participated in the 19th Annual Galen Nagle Memorial Golf Tournament Friday. Alumni, fans and friends of the Bemidji State University men's hockey program gathered at the Bemidji Town and Country Club to honor one of BSU's greats, Galen Nagle, and to build the Galen Nagle Endowment Fundand benefit the BSU men's hcokey program.


Former BSU defenseman participates in Sabres' development camp

Former Bemidji State University defenseman Matt Prapavessis is among nearly 60 of the Buffalo Sabres' top prospects, its draft picks and the 2015 Hobey Baker Award winner this week, participating in the NHL organization's development camp in Buffalo, N.Y.


Galen Nagle Memorial golf outing set for July 17

Bemidji State University greats, alumni, friends and fans of the BSU men’s ice hockey team will gather at the Bemidji Town and Country Club Friday, July 17 to participate in the 17th Annual Galen Nagle Memorial Golf Tournament sponsored by Sanford Health.


Bemidji State's Gordy Skaar Memorial Golf Tournament set for June 19

The 38th Annual Gordy Skaar Memorial Golf Tournament presented by Wells Fargo is set for June 19 at Bemidji Town and Country Club in Bemidji, Minn. and it’s not too late to participate. Registration materials for men and women are now being accepted for the event to benefit Bemidji State University’s Athletic Scholarship Fund.


Beaver Hockey ticket events set for several June dates

Whether you are looking to renew your Beaver Hockey tickets, upgrade them, have been meaning to reserve your place for the coming season or want to add tickets for 2015-16, Bemidji State University and Sanford Center are offering fans a chance to find the perfect vantage point for the 2015-16 season from 4-6:30 p.m. June 9, 11 and 23-25.


Bemidji State men's hockey adds five more for 2015-16 season

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey program today announced the addition of Adam Lovick (Lino Lakes, Minn.), Justin Baudry (LaBroquerie, Manitoba), Ian Janco (Bloomington, Minn.), Daniel Billett (Highlands Ranch, Colo.) and Michael Soucier (Caledon, Ontario). All players have signed the necessary NCAA paperwork and plan to begin their BSU hockey careers in the fall of 2015


Bemidji State unveils 2015-16 men's hockey schedule

Eighteen regular-season home games, 11 games versus 2015 NCAA Tournament participants and the defense of its North Star College Cup title highlight Bemidji State University’s 36-game 2015-16 men’s ice hockey schedule.


Mowat and Prapavessis named Bemidji State's Student-Athletes of the Year

Bemidji State University goaltender Brittni Mowat and defenseman Matt Prapavessis were named 2014-15 Female and Male Student-Athletes of the Year as a part of the Beaver Nation Celebration athletic appreciation banquet Thursday at the BSU Gymnasium.


Prapavessis pens contract with the Rochester Americans

The Rochester Americans, American Hockey League affiliate of the NHL’s Buffalo Sabres, announced today that former Bemidji State University defenseman Matt Prapavessis has signed an Amateur Tryout contract to play out the remainder of the 2014-15 season.


Walsh signs contract with the ECHL's Stockton Thunder

The Stockton Thunder of the East Coast Hockey League announced today that former Bemidji State University goaltender Andrew Walsh has signed an Amateur Tryout contract to play out the remainder of the 2014-15 season.


Brewer inks ECHL contract to extend hockey career to professional ranks

The Tulsa Oilers of the East Coast Hockey League announced today that former Bemidji State University forward Philip Brewer has signed a professional contract to play out the remainder of the 2014-15 season.


Bemidji State bumped from WCHA playoffs in triple overtime

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team was bumped from the WCHA playoffs Saturday, 3-2, in a triple overtime thriller against Ferris State University. Michael Bitzer made 41 saves, while Graeme McCormack and Brendan Harms each netted goals for the Beavers.


Ferris State uses a 4-1 win to take 1-0 lead in WCHA playoff series

The Bemidji State University men’s hockey team dropped the opening game of its best-of-three Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) Playoff series against Ferris State University Friday, 4-1. Gerry Fitzgerald netted the lone goal for Bemidji State.


Bitzer, Prapavessis and Harms earn All-WCHA awards

Bemidji State men’s ice hockey freshman goaltender Michael Bitzer has been selected as the WCHA's 2015 Rookie of the Year and to the league’s All-Rookie Team, highlighting the announcement of the associaiton’s 2014-15 awards. In addition, captain Matt Prapavessis earned a spot on the All-WCHA Second Team and sophomore forward Brendan Harms on the third team.


BSU Athletics announces WCHA playoff BOGO ticket special

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team is hosting the a first-round WCHA playoff series for the first time since joining the league and BSU Athletics is extending a buy one, get one free ticket special for Friday and Saturday's games.


Beavers open 2015 postseason with Ferris State

The Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team returns to Sanford Center this weekend to host a first-round WCHA playoff match up with Ferris State. The fourth-seeded Beavers (16-15-5; 12-11-5 WCHA) host the fifth-seeded Bulldogs (16-19-2; 13-14-1 WCHA) in a best-of-three playoff series for the right to advance to Xcel Energy Center and St. Paul, Minn. for the WCHA Final Five March 20-21.


Serratore and Brewer preview BSU's upcoming WCHA playoff series

Bemidji State Head Men's Hockey Coach Tom Serratore and captain Philip Brewer preview the Beavers' first round WCHA playoff versus Ferris State, March 13-15.


Minnesota State edges BSU 3-0 to win regular-season crown

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team managed only 18 shots on goal and Minnesota State University, Mankato goaltender Stephon Williams stopped all 18 to lead the Mavericks to a 3-0 victory Saturda. The victory snapped BSU's 10-game home unbeaten streak and clinched the WCHA regular-season title for MSU.


Tickets for Bemidji State first-round WCHA playoff series on sale now

Tickets for Bemidji State University's Western Collegiate Hockey Association first-round playoff series March 13-15 are on sale now. The Beavers will host Ferris State University in a best-of-three series for the right to advance to the WCHA Final Five. Game times are set for 7:37 p.m. Friday, 7:07 p.m. Saturday and 5:07 p.m. Sunday (if necessary) at Sanford Center.


BSU clinches home playoff series with 5-2 win over No. 2 Minnesota State

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team clinched a WCHA home playoff series for the first time since joining the league in 2010, Friday, with a 5-2 victory over No. 2 Minnesota State. John Parker had two goals and an assist, while Matt Prapavessis and Nate Arentz each added a goal and an assist.


Beavers host No. 2 Mavericks in final weekend of the regular-season

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team is back at Sanford Center this weekend to host Minnesota State University, Mankato to wrap up the WCHA regular season. The Beavers have their focus locked on a home playoff series and control their own postseason fate if they can manage three points or more versus the No. 2 Mavericks.


Serratore previews the Beavers' regular-season finale

Bemidji State University head men's hockey coach Tom Serratore talked about the Beavers' 2014-15 regular-season finale versus Minnesota State and BSU's chances to host a WCHA playoff series for the first time.


Eleven Beavers honored as 2014-15 WCHA Scholar-Athletes

The Western Collegiate Hockey Association today announced 87 student-athletes as recipients of the league's 10th annual WCHA Scholar-Athlete Awards. Student-athletes from Bemidji State University comprised 11 of the league's 2014-15 contingent.


Bitzer named WCHA Defensive Player of the Week

Bemidji State University goaltender Michael Bitzer has been selected for Western Collegiate Hockey Association Defensive Player of the Week honors following play versus Ferris State University, Feb. 27-28.


Beavers hold off Ferris State for 1-1 draw

Michael Bitzer posted a career-high 41 saves and fellow freshman Kyle Bauman recorded a goal to help the Bemidji State University men's hockey team to a 1-1 tie to wrap up its WCHA series at Ferris State University.


Bemidji State holds on for 2-1 victory at Ferris State

Michael Bitzer stopped 35 shots and Philip Brewer posted his third game-winning goal of the season to lead the Bemidji State men's hockey team to a 2-1 victory at Ferris State Friday.


With home playoff series in sight, Beavers travel to Ferris State

The Bemidji State men's hockey team embarks on its final road series of the 2014-15 regular season, making a third trip to the state of Michigan since Feb. 6. This weekend the Beavers head to Big Rapids, Mich. for their first match of the season with Ferris State. The series will get underway at 6:07 p.m. CST Friday and Saturday from Ewigleben Ice Arena.


Beavers preview final road series of 2014-15

Bemidji State Head Coach Tom Serratore, freshman Kyle Bauman and sophomore Nate Arentz preview the Beavers' upcoming WCHA road series at Ferris State.


Bauman selected WCHA Rookie of the Week

Bemidji State University forward Kyle Bauman has been selected for Western Collegiate Hockey Association Rookie of the Week honors following play versus University of Alaska Anchorage, Feb. 20-21.


Six inducted into Alumni B-Club Athletics Hall of Fame

Six successful individuals and one outstanding team were officially recognized as members the Bemidji State University Alumni B-Club Athletics Hall of Fame Saturday as a part of the 23rd class of inductees.


Beavers complete the sweep with a 3-1 win over Alaska-Anchorage

Senior Matt Prapavessis tallied two points (1g, 1a) and Gerry Fitzgerald notched a power-play goal to help the Bemidji State University men's hockey team to a series sweep over University of Alaska-Anchorage Saturday at Sanford Center.


Bemidji State outlasts Alaska-Anchorage, 3-2

Kyle Bauman scored two goals and Sam Windle posted two assists to lead the Bemidji State University men's hockey team to a 3-2 victory over University of Alaska-Anchorage Friday. The win stretches the Beavers' home unbeaten streak to eight games (6-0-2), dating back to late November.


Joyce and Bitzer named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week

Bemidji State University’s Alexis Joyce and Michael Bitzer have been selected as Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week, after outstanding athletic performances during the week of Feb. 9-Feb. 15. Joyce tallied three assists, while Bitzer stopped 61-of-62 shots against Northern Michigan.


Beavers put seven-game home unbeaten streak on the line versus UAA

The Bemidji State men’s hockey team is back at Sanford Center this weekend to host University of Alaska-Anchorage in a WCHA series. BSU, which is unbeaten at home since Nov. 28, looks to stretch its unbeaten streak on home ice beyond seven games (5-0-2) for the first time since the 2009-10 and establish a Sanford Center record for consecutive home games without a loss in the process.


Serratore and O'Connor preview the Beavers' upcoming series versus UAA

Bemidji State Head Coach Tom Serratore and sophomore forward Charlie O'Connor preview the Beavers' upcoming series versus Alaska-Anchorage.


Beavers complete road sweep with 5-1 win at Northern Michigan

Charlie O'Connor and Kyle Bauman each chipped in two points, while Michael Bitzer turned aside a career-high 36 shots as the Beamidji State University men’s hockey team used a 5-1 victory Saturday to complete a road series sweep at Northern Michigan University.


Rendle provides offensive spark in victory at Northern Michiagn

Senior defender Sam Rendle notched his second goal of the season and goaltender Michael Bitzer collected 25 saves en route to his fourth shutout Saturday to lift the Bemidji State University men's hockey team a 1-0 victory at Northern Michigan University.


Bemidji State looks to make move in standings at Northern Michigan

The Bemidji State men's ice hockey team is back on the road this weekend, making a trip to Michigan's Upper Peninsula for a two-game Western Collegiate Hockey Association series at Northern Michigan University's Barry Events Center. Games are set for 6:07 p.m. (CSU) opening face-offs Friday and Saturday.


Serratore and Brewer preview BSU's upcoming series at Northern Michigan

Bemidji State head men's hockey coach Tom Serratore and senior captain Philip Brewer preview the Beavers' upcoming road series at WCHA foe Northern Michigan at the team's weekly media day.


Beavers fall to No. 5 Huskies in series finale, 2-1

The nationally-ranked Michigan Tech men's hockey team got the bounce it needed with 6:01 to play as Tanner Kero potted a rebound back Bemidji State goaltender Michael Bitzer to gain a 2-1 victory and clinch the series sweep Saturday in Houghton, Mich.


No. 5 Michigan Tech outlasts Bemidji State, 3-1

Dylan Steman posted a goal and an assist to lead the No. 5 Michigan Tech Huskies to a 3-1 victory over Bemidji State University to open the Western Collegiate Hockey Association series Friday at John MacInnes Student Ice Arena in Houghton, Mich.


BSU looks to extend unbeaten streak beyond four at (5) Michigan Tech

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team is back on the road this weekend traveling Houghton, Mich. for a two-game Western Collegiate Hockey Association match up with Michigan Technological University.


Senske and Harms named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week

Bemidji State University’s Sierra Senske and Brendan Harms have been selected as Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week, after outstanding athletic performances during the week of Jan. 26-Feb. 1.


Series Preview: (5) Michigan Tech

Bemidji State head men's hockey coach Tom Serratore and players Brendan Harms and Charlie O'Connor preview the Beavers' upcoming WCHA series at No. 5 Michigan Tech.


Bitzer named WCHA Rookie of the Week

Bemidji State University goaltender Michael Bitzer has been selected for Western Collegiate Hockey Association Rookie of the Week honors following play versus No. 6 Bowling Green State University, Jan. 30-31. Bitzer has now been honored by the league in three consecutive weeks.


Bemidji State battles back for 2-2 tie with No. 6 Bowling Green

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team used period goals by Matt Prappavessis and Brendan Harms to earn a 2-2 tie against No. 6 Bowling Green State University Saturday night at Sanford Center.


BSU extends winning streak with 5-2 victory over (6) Bowling Green

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team defeated its third top 10 opponent in as many games as it knocked off No. 6 Bowling Green State University, 5-2 Friday evening at Sanford Center.


Bemidji State slides back into WCHA play with No. 6 Bowling Green

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team returns to WCHA play this weekend when it hosts No. 6 Bowling Green State University. The Beavers, fresh off a North Star College Cup championship, enter the series 9-12-3 overall and 5-8-3 in league play and look to continue recent success versus the nation’s top teams.


Senske and Bitzer named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week

Bemidji State University’s Sierra Senske and Michael Bitzer have been selected as Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week, after outstanding athletic performances during the week of Jan. 19-25. Senske paced BSU’s offense over the weekend averaging 18.5 points per game against Minnesota State University Moorhead and Northern State University.


Beavers preview Bowling Green series

Bemidji State head coach Tom Serratore, goaltender Michael Bitzer and forward Gerry Fitzgerald talk to the media about the Beavers' recent North Star College Cup championship and their upcoming WCHA series versus (6) Bowling Green.


Bemidji State's Bitzer and Fitzgerald picked for WCHA honors

Bemidji State goaltender Michael Bitzer and forward Gerry Fitzgerald have been selected for WCHA Player of the Week honors following play versus No. 7 University of Minnesota Duluth and top-ranked Minnesota State University, Mankato in the North Star College Cup, Jan. 23-24. award for the second consecutive week.


BOGO this Friday for Beavers' series against Bowling Green

Come see the North Star College Cup championship trophy and enjoy Bemidji State men's hockey versus Bowling Green with a special ticket offer this Friday night.


Bemidji State drops No. 1 Minnesota State to claim North Star College Cup

Michael Bitzer stopped 26-of-27 shots and Charlie O'Connor, Gerry Fitzgerald and Kyle Bauman each scored a goal to propel the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team to the 2015 North Star College Cup Championship with a 3-1 victory over No. 1 Minnesota State University, Mankato.


Bitzer backstops BSU to 4-0 victory in North Star College Cup debut

Michael Bitzer made a career-high 28 saves and the Bemidji State University penalty-kill unit held No. 7 University of Minnesota Duluth scoreless on five power-play opportunities en route to a 4-0 victory in the semifinal game of the North Star College Cup Presented by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota Friday afternoon at Xcel Energy Center.


BSU opens North Star College Cup with Minnesota Duluth Friday afternoon

The Bemidji State men's hockey team breaks from WCHA play this weekend and turns its focus to Xcel Energy Center and the North Star College Cup presented by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota. BSU opens the 2015 event versus No. 7 University of Minnesota Duluth.


Serratore and Ward preview the North Star College Cup

Bemidji State University men's hockey head coach Tom Serratore and junior forward Cory Ward talked to the media Tuesday to preview the Beavers' inaugural appearance in the North Star College Cup Presented by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota Jan. 23-24 and BSU's first round opponent Minnesota Duluth.


Beavers drop the series finale at Lake Superior State, 4-2

Lake Superior State University scored a pair of goals early in the first period and did not look back, posting a 4-2 victory over Bemidji State University to earn a series sweep over the Beavers Saturday in Taffy Abel Arena in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich.


Unbeaten streak comes to an end at Lake Superior State, 1-0

With just one second left in regulation Lake Superior State University's Alex Globke scored a power-play goal to break a scoreless tie, effectively snapping the Bemidji State University men's hockey team's unbeaten streak at seven games.


BSU men's hockey looks to extend unbeaten streak at Lake Superior State

The 7-10-3 BSU men's hockey team puts its seven-game unbeaten streak on the line this weekend as it hits the road for a WCHA series at Lake Superior State University. The two-game set will get underway from Taffy Abel Arena in Sault Sainte Marie, Mich. Friday at 6:37 p.m. with a 6:07 opening face-off set for Saturday.


Senske and Bitzer earn Beaver Pride Athlete of the Week honors

Bemidji State University’s Sierra Senske and Michael Bitzer have been selected as Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week, after outstanding athletic performances during the week of Jan. 5-11.


Serratore previews the Beavers' Lake Superior State series

Bemidji State University head men's hockey coach Tom Serratore previews the Beavers' upcoming WCHA series at Lake Superior State during his weekly press conference Tuesday.


Bauman and Bitzer honored by the WCHA

Bemidji State University forward Kyle Bauman and goaltender Michael Bitzer have been selected for Western Collegiate Hockey Association Player of the Week honors following play versus University of Alabama-Huntsville, Jan. 9-10. Bauman earned WCHA Rookie of the Week honors, while Bitzer pulled in the league’s Defensive Player of the Week award.


Beavers complete the sweep with 4-0 win over Alabama-Huntsville

Sophomore Ruslan Pedan scored a pair of goals, while goaltender Michael Bitzer secured his second straight shutout with 24 saves to help the Bemidji State University men's hockey team defeat University of Alabama-Huntsville, 4-0, Saturday evening at Sanford Center.


Bitzer's 4-0 shutout extends Beavers' unbeaten streak to six games

Kyle Bauman (1g-1a) and Cory Ward (2a) each notched two points and Michael Bitzer collected an 18-save shutout as the Bemidji State University men's hockey team defeated University of Alabama-Huntsville in Western Collegiate Hockey Association play Friday evening at Sanford Center.


Beavers open 2015 versus long-time rival Alabama-Huntsville

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team is back from nearly a month free from competition and rides a five-game unbeaten streak into its WCHA series versus University of Alabama-Huntsville this weekend. The Beavers, now 5-10-3 overall and 3-6-3 in league play, hope to continue their streak to make a move in the WCHA standings.


WCHA.tv packages for 2015 available for $69.99

With a trio of nationally ranked teams highlighting a tightly contested league race, the men's Western Collegiate Hockey Association today announced a half-season subscription package for WCHA.tv that will bring fans up to 99 remaining games for the price of $69.99.


Beaver Pride names Sierra Senske and Philip Brewer Athletes of the Week

Bemidji State University’s Sierra Senske and Philip Brewer have been selected as Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week, after outstanding athletic performances during the week of Dec. 7-13.


Bitzer named WCHA Rookie of the Week

Bemidji State University goaltender Michael Bitzer has been selected for Western Collegiate Hockey Association Defensive Player of the Week honors following play versus Northern Michigan University Dec. 12-13.


Bemidji State and Northern Michigan battle to a 1-1 draw

Philip Brewer scored a goal and Michael Bitzer stopped 19 of 20 shots faced as the Bemidji State University men's hockey team earned a 1-1 tie versus Northern Michigan University Saturday at Sanford Center. The draw allowed the Beavers to cap the first half of the 2014-15 season on a five-game unbeaten streak (2-0-3).


Bemidji State uses 4-2 victory over NMU to extend unbeaten streak to four

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team stretched its unbeaten streak to four games (2-0-2) with a 4-2 Western Collegiate Hockey Association victory over Northern Michigan University Friday at Sanford Center.


Beavers look to stretch unbeaten streak to five versus Northern Michigan

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team is back from a two-point trip to Alaska to host Northern Michigan University for a Western Collegiate Hockey Association series. The Beavers, now 4-10-2 overall and 2-6-2 in league play, hope to use the final weekend before break to gain points and make a move in the WCHA standings.


Serratore, Prapavessis and L. Fitzgerald preview Northern Michigan

Bemidji State head coach Tom Serratore, captain Matt Prapavessis and freshman Leo Fitzgerald preview the Beavers upcoming WCHA series with Northern Michigan at the team's weekly press conference.


Prapavessis named WCHA Defensive Player of the Week

Bemidji State University forward Matt Prapavessis has been selected for Western Collegiate Hockey Association Defensive Player of the Week honors following play at University of Alaska Anchorage Dec. 5-6.


Beavers escape with 4-4 tie to split series at Alaska Anchorage

Leo Fitzgerald and Brett Beauvais each tallied his first collegiate goal and Charlie O'Connor scored the game-tying goal with 2:03 to play in regulation as the Beavers escaped with a 4-4 tie Saturday at Alaska Anchorage.


Beavers and Seawolves skate to 3-3 tie to open series

Matt Prapavessis and Gerry Fitzgerald each posted a goal and two assists to lead the Bemidji State University men's hockey team to a 3-3 tie at in the WCHA series opener University of Alaska Anchorage late Friday.


Beavers return to WCHA play with trip to Alaska

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team looks to use Saturday's 4-1 nonconference victory over St. Cloud State University as a spring board into a its road series at University of Alaska Anchorage this weekend. Friday's opening faceoff is set for 10:07 p.m. CST, while the teams clash at 8:07 p.m. CST Saturday to wrap up the league series.


Beaver Pride names Joyce and Fitzgerald Athletes of the Week

Bemidji State University’s Alexis Joyce and Gerry Fitzgerald have been selected as Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week, after outstanding athletic performances during the week of Nov. 24-30.


Serratore and G. Fitzgerald preview the Beavers' series at Alaska Anchorage

Bemidji State University head men's hockey coach Tom Serratore and freshman forward Gerry Fitzgerald preview the Beavers' upcoming road trip to Anchorage, Alaska for the media.


Gerry Fitzgerald honored as WCHA Rookie of the Week

After leading the Bemidji State men's ice hockey team in scoring during a nonconference series split versus then-No. 16 St. Cloud State and notching his first collegiate goal, inaugural game-winner and first multi-point effort, Gerry Fitzgerald has been named WCHA Rookie of the Week.


Beavers knock off St. Cloud State, 4-1

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team snapped a seven-game losing skid Saturday with a 4-1 victory over No. 16 St. Cloud State University. Andrew Walsh made 34 saves for the Beavers.


Huskies down the Beavers, 6-3

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team dropped a nonconference contest to St. Cloud State University, 6-3, Friday at Sanford Center. Gerry Fitzgerald led the Beavers in the game, notching his first collegiate goal to go with an assist.


BSU hosts Huskies for holiday nonconference series

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team looks to shake a six-game losing skid this weekend as it welcomes St. Cloud State University to Sanford Center for a two-game nonconference series. Opening face off Friday is set for 7:37 p.m. with a 7:07 p.m. start slated for Saturday.


Serratore and Cain preview St. Cloud State series

Bemidji State head men's hockey coach Tom Serratore and senior forward Mitch Cain preview the Beavers' upcoming nonconference home series versus St. Cloud State.


Bowling Green holds on for 3-2 victory and series sweep

Bemidji State University carried play for the final 40 minutes Saturday, but an early 2-0 lead and an empty-net goal late was enough for Bowling Green State University to hold off the Beavers to earn a 3-2 victory and WCHA series sweep.


BSU men drop 3-1 decision at Bowling Green

The Bemidji State men's hockey team got a goal from Cory Ward early, but saw Bowling Green come back to score three unanswered goals to take the WCHA series opener 3-1.


Beavers seek end to losing skid at Bowling Green

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team hits the road this weekend, and will travel to Bowling Green, Ohio for a two-game WCHA series versus Bowling Green State University Friday and Saturday. Each game is slated for a 6:07 p.m. opening face off.


BSU announces ticket specials for Nov. 28-29 men's hockey series

Bemidji State University Athletics has announced a pair of unique, community-minded discount options for the BSU men’s hockey series versus St. Cloud State University Nov. 28-29.


The Beavers preview it's Bowling Green series

Bemidji State men's hockey head coach Tom Serratore and senior defenseman Matt Prapavessis preview the Beavers' upcoming WCHA series at Bowling Green Tuesday at the team's weekly press conference.


No. 5 Huskies upend the Beavers, 4-2

After leading No. 5 Michigan Tech 2-1 deep into the second period, the fifth-ranked Huskies scored three unanswered goals to defeat the Bemidji State University men's hockey team, 4-2, Saturday evening at Sanford Center. Nate Arentz and Brendan Harms tallied goals for BSU.


No. 5 Michigan Tech edges Bemidji State, 2-1

Despite out shooting the No. 5 team in the country 36-22, the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team was defeated by Michigan Tech Friday evening at Sanford Center, 2-1. Markus Gerbrandt scored BSU's lone goal in the contest.


BSU men's hockey adds two for 2015-16 season

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey program today announced the addition of T.J. Roo (Champlin, Minn.) and Dillon Eichstadt (Bemidji, Minn.). Both players have signed the necessary NCAA paperwork and plan to begin their BSU hockey careers in the fall of 2015.


Beavers host (5) Huskies for Military Appreciation Weekend

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team looks to extend its home wining streak to four games for the this weekend as it host No. 5 Michigan Tech in a WCHA series. The Military Appreciation festivities get underway at 7:37 p.m. Friday, while Saturday's series finale is set for 7:07 p.m. at Sanford Center.


Beavers shift their focus to Michigan Tech series

Bemidji State University head coach Tom Serratore previews the Beavers' upcoming WCHA series with Michigan Tech along with senior goaltender Andrew Walsh and senior blueiner Sam Rendle Tuesday as the team met the media.


Blueger hat trick dooms Beavers, 5-3

Teddy Blueger recorded his first collegiate hat trick to power the No. 13 Minnesota State University hockey team past Bemidji State University Saturday at Verizon Wireless Center in Mankato, Minn. The victory gives the Mavericks a Western Collegiate Hockey Association series sweep.


Four-goal, third-period Minnesota State rally sinks Bemidji State, 6-3

Bryce Gervais posted two goals and two assists and Matt Leitner added a goal and two assists to power Minnesota State University, Mankato past Bemidji State University, 6-3, Friday in Mankato, Minn.


Bemidji State Athletics to host Military Appreciation Weekend Nov. 14-15

In an effort to honor the brave men and women defending the United States of America and the freedom we enjoy, Bemidji State University Athletics will host Military Appreciation Weekend Nov. 14-15.


Beavers to battle (13) Minnesota State

The Bemidji State men's hockey team hits the road to face the league's preseason favorite in Minnesota State University, Mankato (5-3-0; 3-1-0 WCHA) Nov. 7-8. The series will get underway from Verizon Wireless Center at 7:07 p.m. Friday, with the opening faceoff for the series finale set for 7:07 p.m. Saturday.


Mowat and Arentz named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week

Bemidji State University’s Brittni Mowat and Nate Arentz have been selected as Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week, after outstanding athletic performances during the week of Oct. 27-Nov. 2.


Serratore, Harms and Arentz preview Minnesota State

Head Coach Tom Serratore along with sophomore forwards Brendan Harms and Nate Arentz recap a WCHA series sweep over Alaska and preview the teams upcoming series at Minnesota State.


Bemidji State forward tabbed for WCHA Player of the Week laurels

Bemidji State University forward Nate Arentz has been selected for Western Collegiate Hockey Association Player of the Week honors after leading the BSU scoring attack in a series sweep of University of Alaska Oct. 31 and Nov. 1.


Beavers earn series sweep with 4-3 overtime thriller

Cory Ward scored 2:03 into overtime to propel the Bemidji State men's ice hockey team to a 4-3 victory over University of Alaska Saturday to clinch a Western Collegiate Hockey Association series sweep.


Beavers open WCHA season with 6-1 victory over Alaska

Charlie O'Connor scored twice, while Nate Arentz and Brendan Harms each added a goal and an assist to lead the Bemidji State University men's hockey team to a 6-1 victory over University of Alaska to open the WCHA season Friday at Sanford Center.


Beavers draw Alaska to open the WCHA season

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team is set to open the 2014-15 WCHA season this weekend when it hosts University of Alaska. The Beavers, now 1-3-0 overall, look to get back on track after losing their last three games, but draw a 5-1-0 Nanooks’ team to get league play underway.


Craig and Gerbrandt named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week

Bemidji State University’s Rachel Craig and Markus Gerbrandt have been selected as Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week, after outstanding athletic performances during the week of Oct. 20-26.


Serratore and Gerbrandt Alaska Preview

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team is set to open the 2014-15 WCHA season this weekend when it hosts University of Alaska. The Beavers, now 1-3-0 overall, look to get back on track after losing their last three games, but draw a 5-1-0 Nanooks’ team to get league play underway.


Top-ranked Minnesota outlasts Bemidji State to earn sweep, 5-3

Markus Gerbrandt's second goal of the night gave the Bemidji State University men's hockey team a 3-2 lead midway the second period, but No. 1 University Minnesota scored the final three goals of the game to earn a 5-3 nonconference victory to earn a sweep.


Special teams play propells (1) Minnesota to 5-2 win over BSU

Top-ranked University of Minnesota netted a pair of power-play goals (2-for-6) and added a short-handed goal en route to a 5-2 nonconference victory over Bemidji State University Friday at Mariucci Arena.


Bemidji State travels to (1) Minnesota in return to action

The Bemidji State men's ice hockey team returns to action this weekend when it travels to Mariucci Arena in Minneapolis, Minn. to battle top-ranked University of Minnesota. The series will get underway at 8:12 p.m. Friday with a 7 p.m. opening face off set for the series finale Saturday.


Arechigo and Harms named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week

Bemidji State University’s Hillary Arechigo (F, Jr., Monticello, Minn.) and Brendan Harms (F, So., Steinbach, Manitoba) have been selected as Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week, after outstanding athletic performances during the week of Oct. 6-12.


Harms nets WCHA Offensive Player of the Week award

Bemidji State University forward Brendan Harms (So., Steinbach, Manitoba) has been selected Western Collegiate Hockey Association Offensive Player of the Week after aiding the BSU men’s ice hockey team to a nonconference series split with No. 2 University of North Dakota Oct. 10-11.


(2) North Dakota spoils Bemidji State's home opener, 2-1

Newcomer Myles Fitzgerald (F, Port Alberti, British Columbia) scored his first collegiate goal to rally the Bemidji State University men's hockey team in the third period, but the Beavers were unable to dig out of a two-goal deficit and dropped their 2014-15 home opener to University of North Dakota, 2-1, Saturday at Sanford Center.


Harms leads Beavers to 5-1 victory over No. 2 North Dakota

Brendan Harms (F, So., Steinbach, Manitoba) scored twice and Markus Gerbrandt (F, Jr., Edmonton, Alberta) added a goal and an assist as the Bemidji State University men’s hockey team downed No 2 University of North Dakota, 5-1, for its first victory in Grand Forks since Feb. 7, 1970.


Beavers open 2014-15 season versus No. 2 North Dakota

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team is set to open the 2014-15 season with a non-conference home-and-home series versus University of North Dakota this weekend. The Beavers will travel to Grand Forks, N.D. and Ralph Engelstad Arena Friday to lift the lid on the season before they return to Sanford Center for their 2014-15 home opener.


Hunt and Read start NHL action tonight

When the National Hockey League’s 2014-15 season gets underway this week, Bemidji State University will be represented by two players that have found opening-day roles on NHL clubs. Former BSU forward Matt Read (2007-11) begins his fourth season for the Philadelphia Flyers and defenseman Brad Hunt (2008-12) found a place the Edmonton Oilers' roster after just three games a year ago.


Bemidji State-North Dakota series preview

Bemidji State head men's hockey coach Tom Serratore and junior forward Markus Gerbrandt preview the Beavers 2014-opening, home-and-home series versus No. 2 North Dakota.


Minnesota State tabbed WCHA favorite in 2014-15 preseason polls

Minnesota State University, Mankato, the defending Broadmoor Trophy champion, has been tabbed as the favorite to win the MacNaughton Cup 2014-15 in both the Mankato Free Press Western Collegiate Hockey Association Coaches’ and the Bemidji Pioneer WCHA Media preseason polls.


WCHA Final Five tickets on sale now

The Western Collegiate Hockey Associationand Xcel Energy Center have announced that all-tournament ticket packages for the 2015 WCHA Final Five, to be held March 20-21 at Xcel Energy Center, go on sale today (Sept. 29) at noon.


WCHA announces partnership with FOX Sports North for 2015 Final Five

Bringing live television coverage of its jewel event into homes across the State of Hockey, the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) and Commissioner Bill Robertson today announced an exclusive partnership with FOX Sports North to telecast the 2015 WCHA Final Five.


Single-game hockey tickets go on sale today at 10 a.m.

Single-game tickets for the 2014-15 Bemidji State University hockey season go on sale to the general public today (Sept. 19) at 10 a.m. Single-game tickets begin at $25 and can be purchased at the Sanford Center Bob Lowth Ford Pickup Window.


Bemidji State hockey to hold equipment surplus sale Sept. 3

The Bemidji State University men's and women's hockey programs will hold a pre-priced surplus sale in the south concourse of the Sanford Center from 4-7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 3. New and used equipment will be for sale at a price to move.


Alumni, friends and fans gather for Galen Nagle golf outing

Nearly 140 golfers, including close to 50 Bemidji State men's hockey alumni, converged on the Bemidji Town and Country Club Friday to participate in the 2014 Galen Nagle Memorial Golf Tournament.


WCHA announces 2014-15 men's slate; Final Five returns to St. Paul

The men’s Western Collegiate Hockey Association and Commissioner Bill Robertson today announced the 2014-15 composite schedule, highlighted by the return of the WCHA Final Five next March to Xcel Energy Center in Saint Paul, MN.


Bemidji State forward participates in Jets' Developement Camp

Brendan Harms (So., F, Steinbach, Manitoba) turned heads last season as a freshman on the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team. Harms finished fourth on the team in scoring with seven goals and 14 assists for 21 points. This week Harms again hopes to make an impact as he participates in the Winnipeg Jets' 2014 Development Camp.


B-Club 2015 Athletics Hall of Fame class announced

Bemidji State University will induct six individuals and one outstanding team into its Athletics Hall of Fame Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, as part of the University’s B-Club/Athletic Hall of Fame Weekend.


Galen Nagle Memorial golf outing set for July 18

Bemidji State University greats, alumni, friends and fans of the BSU men’s ice hockey team will gather at the Bemidji Town and Country Club Friday, July 18 to participate in the 17th Annual Galen Nagle Memorial Golf Tournament.


New WCHA Commissioners meet Bemidji media and community

Monday, Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) Commissioners Bill Robertson (Men) and Aaron Kemp (Women) met with the Bemidji media before attending the Select-A-Seat event at Sanford Center. Watch the video below to see where the new Commissioners have been, plans for the future and their thoughts on BSU, Bemidji and Sanford Center.


Bemidji State hockey select-a-seat night set for June 30

Join Bemidji State athletics and the WCHA at Sanford Center June 30 from 5-7 p.m. for a special select-a-seat night event. Attendees will not only get a chance to find a perfect vantage point for the 2014-15 season, they will also have the opportunity to meet new WCHA commissioners Bill Robertson and Aaron Kemp, BSU coaches, staff and members of the BSU hockey teams.


Winter named Bemidji State men's hockey assistant coach

Bemidji State University Head Men’s Hockey Coach Tom Serratore has announced the hiring of Travis Winter as assistant coach. The 2009 BSU graduate and former captain, returns to Bemidji State after getting his coaching feet wet in the United States (USHL) and North American (NAHL) Hockey Leagues.


Bemidji State hockey programs remain in good academic standing

The Bemidji State men’s and women’s ice hockey teams have again met the Academic Progress Rate standards set fourth by the NCAA. These scores provide performance benchmarks for all NCAA Division I programs under the Association’s standards for academic progress and performance beginning with data from the 2009-13.


Gilling leaves BSU for head coach post at Mount Royal

Former Bemidji State University Assistant Coach Bert Gilling has been hired has head coach of the Mount Royal University men's Ice hockey team. MRU officials made the announcement today.


Read named to Hockey Canada's IIHF World Championship Roster

Former Bemidji State forward Matt Read is among a group of 23 players named to Canada’s National Team roster for the 2014 International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) Championship May 9-25 in Minsk, Belarus. The appointment marks the second time Read has worn his native nation's colors. He also represented Canada at the 2013 World Championships in Finland and Sweden.


Bemidji State 2014-15 men’s hockey schedule unveiled

Seventeen regular-season games at Sanford Center, 13 games versus 2013-14 NCAA Tournament participants and Bemidji State University’s debut in the North Star College Cup highlight the Beavers’ 36-game 2014-15 men’s ice hockey schedule.


Green & White event raises more than $104,000 for BSU Athletics

More than 400 attendees and 100 Bemidji State University student-athletes gathered at the Sanford Center Saturday night for the inaugural Green & White Dinner and Auction to Benefit BSU Athletics. Net proceeds from tickets, bids on auction items, as well as other activities, totaled more than $104,000 and included individual donations totaling $21,800 to “Build a Scholarship.”


Bill Robertson named Commissioner of the WCHA

The Western Collegiate Hockey Association today announced that Bill Robertson has been selected as the new commissioner of college hockey’s most historic, tradition-rich and successful conference. He accepted a multi-year agreement with the WCHA.


Illo signed to ATO contract with Anaheim organization

Former Bemidji State University forward Radoslav Illo (Bystrica, Slovakia) has been signed to an amateur tryout contract with the Norfolk Admirals. The Admirals are the American Hockey league affiliate of the National Hockey League's Anaheim Ducks.


Bemidji State bumped from WCHA Playoffs in double overtime

It took 85:15, but Ferris State University put an end to Bemidji State University's 2013-14 men's hockey season Saturday, scoring a goal at the 5:15 mark of the second overtime period to win game two, 3-2, and sweep the Western Collegiate Hockey Association first round playoff series.


Ferris State takes lead in best-of-three WCHA Playoff series

Ferris State University scored eight goals on just 23 shots to take a 1-0 advantage over Bemidji State University in the best-of-three Western Collegiate Hockey Association Playoff series Friday at Robert L. Ewigleben Ice Arena in Big Rapids, Mich.


Prapavessis named Third-Team All-WCHA; Pedan to All-Rookie Team

Bemidji State men’s ice hockey captain Matt Prapavessis (Jr., D, Oakville, Ontario) has been named Third-Team All-WCHA, highlighting the announcement of the 2013-14 league awards for the Beavers. In addition, freshman defenseman Ruslan Pedan (Moscow, Russia) earned a spot on the WCHA All-Rookie Team.


Beavers open WCHA Playoffs at regular season champion Ferris State

The No. 8 seeded Bemidji State University men's hockey team travels to Big Falls, Mich. this weekend to face the No. 1 seed, Ferris State University, in a best-of-three Western Collegiate Hockey Association Playoff series for the right to advance to the WCHA Final Five.


Serratore previews BSU's WCHA Playoff opponent, Ferris State

Bemidji State University head men's hockey coach Tom Serraotre and sophomore forward Markus Gerbrandt preview the Beavers' upcoming best-of-three playoff series at 2014 WCHA regular season champion Ferris State.


Bemidji State claims No. 8 seed; Travels to Ferris State

The Bemdji State men's hockey team will extend it's 2013-14 campaign beyond the regular season. At 10-19-7 overall with a 10-14-4 mark in Western Collegiate Hockey Association play, the Beavers have earned the No. 8 seed in the 2014 WCHA Playoffs and will travel to regular season champion Ferris State University for a best-of-three series March 14-16.


Special teams play falters; BSU falls 5-2

Bowling Green State University netted three power-play goals, while Bemidji State University failed to convert any of its six opportunities, as the Beavers dropped their 2013-14 regular season finale, 5-3 Saturday at the BGSU Ice Arena in Bowling Green, Ohio.


Bowling Green tops Bemidji State, 5-3

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team dropped a 5-3 Western Collegiate Hockey Association contest to Bowling Green State University Friday at the BGSU Ice Arena.


Warmack and Jubinville earn Beaver Pride Athlete of the Week nod

Bemidji State University’s Kate Warmack (Sr. C, East Grand Forks, Minn.) and Jeff Jubinville (Sr., F, Edmonton, Alberta) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week, after recording outstanding athletic performances during the week of Feb. 24-March 2.


BSU makes first trip to Bowling Green

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team packs its bags for Bowling Green, Ohio this weekend as the team embarks on the final series of the 2013-14 regular season with its eye on the Western Collegiate Hockey Association Playoffs.


Beavers preview Bowling Green series

Bemidji State University head coach Tom Serrtore and sophomore John Parker talk about the team's impending road trip to Bowling Green State University for the final series of the 2013-14 regular season.


Jubinville propels Bemidji State to a 4-1 win on senior night

In quite possibly his final game at Sanford Center, senior Jeff Jubinville (F, Edmonton, Alberta) scored twice and added an assist to lead the Bemidji State University men's hockey team to a 4-1 victory over University of Alabama-Huntsville Saturday.


Chargers edge Beavers, 2-1

John Parker (So., F, Green Brook, N.J.) scored his first goal of the season, but that was all the offense the Bemidji State University men’s hockey team could muster, as University of Alabama-Huntsville recorded its second victory of the season with a 2-1 win Friday at Sanford Center.


Longtime rivals clash to wrap up home season

The Bemidji State men’s hockey team returns to Sanford Center this weekend for its final home series of the 2013-14 regular season. The Beavers host long-time rival University of Alabama-Huntsville in a two-game WCHA series. Friday's special Native Nations series opener is slated for a 7:37 p.m. start with Saturday's senior day opening face off scheduled for 7:07 p.m.


Beavers look ahead to Alabama-Huntsville

Bemidji State head men's hockey coach Tom Serratore met with the media Tuesday to preview the Beavers upcoming (Feb. 28-March 1) WCHA series with long-time rival Alabama Huntsville.


Bemidji State topples No. 4 Ferris State, 2-1

The Bemidji State University men’s hockey team scored twice during the first seven minutes of play and goaltender Andrew Walsh (Jr., Dawson Creek, British Columbia) stopped 32 of 33 shots faced, as the Beavers earned a 2-1 victory over No. 4 Ferris State University Saturday to cap 2014 Athletic Hall of Fame weekend at Sanford Center.


Six indivuals; two teams inducted into BSU Athletic Hall of Fame

Bemidji State University enshrined six individuals and two outstanding teams into its Athletics Hall of Fame Saturday at Sanford Center, in the culminating event of the University’s B-Club/Athletic Hall of Fame Weekend.


Ferris State sinks Bemidji State 4-1

The Bemidji State University men’s hockey team hung with No. 4 Ferris State University for 40 minutes Friday, but the league-leading Bulldogs netted three goals in the third period of play to pull away from the Beavers and gain a 4-1 victory to open the Western Collegiate Hockey Association series.


Bemidji State returns to Sanford Center to host No. 4 Ferris State

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team returns to Sanford Center this weekend to host No. 4 Ferris State University in Western Collegiate Hockey Association play. After playing seven of their last eight games on the road, the Beavers will host in four of their last six as the team fights to stay in the hunt for the right to host the first round of the 2014 WCHA playoffs.


WCHA tabs 11 Bemidji State players Scholar Athletes

The Western Collegiate Hockey Association today announced the recipients of its ninth annual WCHA Scholar-Athlete Award. Student-athletes from Bemidji State University comprised 17 of the league's 113 recipients in 2013-14.


Serratore previews Ferris State series

Bemidji State head men's hockey coach Tom Serratore spoke to the media Tuesday to preview the Beavers' upcoming WCHA home series versus No. 4 Ferris State.


Minnesota State holds on for 3-2 victory and series sweep

Trailing 1-0 to open the second period, Minnesota State University, Mankato used a pair of goals on a five-minute major to gain momentum and would survive a flurry in the game’s final minutes to take the series finale 3-2 and complete the Western Collegiate Hockey Association sweep over Bemidji State University Saturday at Verizon Wireless Center in Mankato, Minn.


Minnesota State out shoots Beavers 48-28; Takes series opener, 5-2

Bemidji State University goaltender Andrew Walsh turned aside 43 shots and Cory Ward scored his team-leading 17th goal of the season Friday, but it was not enough as Minnesota State University, Mankato out shot the Beavers 48-28 in a 5-2 victory at Verizon Wireless Center in Mankato, Minn.


Beavers return to action with WCHA series at Minnesota State

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team returns to action this weekend when it travels to Mankato, Minn. and Verizon Wireless Center for a Western Collegiate Hockey Association series versus Minnesota State University, Mankato.


Beavers preview Minnesota State series

Bemidji State University head men's hockey coach Tom Serratore, senior forward Jeff Jubinville and junior defender Sam Rendle preview the Beavers' upcoming WCHA series at Minnesota State Tuesday (Feb. 4, 2014) at the team's weekly media day.


Beavers rebound with 4-0 victory over Nanooks

Cory Ward posted a pair of goals and Radoslav Illo recorded a goal and an assist to lead the BSU attack, while Andrew Walsh turned aside 25 shots en route to a 4-0 shutout victory Saturday at Alaska.


Bemidji State drops series opener in Alaska, 3-0

Freshman goaltender Jesse Wilkins (Calgary, Alberta) recorded 28 saves, but the Bemidji State University men’s hockey team was unable to light the lamp in a 3-0 Western Collegiate Hockey Association loss to University of Alaska late Friday in Fairbanks, Alaska.


Beavers pack their bags for WCHA series at Alaska

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team travels to The Last Frontier this weekend for a two-game WCHA set at University of Alaska. Both games are set for a 10:07 (CST) opening face-off from Carlson Center.


Bemidji State defender tabbed WCHA Defender of the Week

Bemidji State University defenseman Matt Prapavessis (Jr., Oakville, Ontario) has been selected for Western Collegiate Hockey Association Player of the Week honors after anchoring the BSU men’s hockey team’s defensive unit to a nonconference series versus University of North Dakota Jan. 17-18.


North Dakota tops Bemidji State in nonconference play, 4-2

The University of North Dakota posted back-to-back goals just 55 seconds apart early in the first period and the Bemidj State University men’s ice hockey team could not rebound, falling 4-2 in its final nonconference contest of the 2013-14 season.


Bemidji State and North Dakota skate to a 1-1 tie

The Bemidji State University men's hockey skated to a 1-1 tie versus University of North Dakota Friday at Sanford Center. Sophomore Cory Ward (Las Vegas, Nev.) scored BSU's goal, while goaltender Andrew Walsh (Jr., Dawson Creek, British Columbia) posted 42 saves. The teams wrap up the home-and-home series tomorrow at Ralph Engelstad Arena.


Bemidji State faces North Dakota in home-and-home series

The Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team returns to action this weekend to battle North Dakota in the Beavers’ final nonconference series of the season. Following a 7:37 p.m. match up at Sanford Center Friday, the teams will move the 7:07 p.m. series finale 119 miles west to Grand Forks, N.D. and Ralph Engelstad Arena Friday to complete the home-and-home series.


Beaver Pride names Kelly and Prapavessis Athletes of the Week

Bemidji State University’s Rachael Kelly (F, Jr., Rosemount, Minn.) and Matt Prapavessis (D, Jr., Oakville, Ontario) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week, after recording outstanding athletic performances during the week of Jan. 6-12.


BSU prepares for nonconference clash with North Dakota

Sam Windle, Brendan Harms and Tom Serratore look back at the Bemidji State men's hockey team's recent WCHA series at Lake Superior State (1/10-11) and ahead to its upcoming home-and-home series versus North Dakota (1/17-18) at BSU's weekly media day Tuesday (Jan. 14).


WCHA honors Ward and Wilkins

Bemidji State University forward Cory Ward (So., Las Vegas, Nev.) and goaltender Jesse Wilkins (Fr., Calgary, Alberta) have been selected for Western Collegiate Hockey Association Player of the Week honors after powering the BSU men’s ice hockey team to a series sweep at Lake Superior State University Jan. 10-11.


Beavers gain series sweep with 3-1 victory at Lake Superior State

Junior captain Matt Prapavessis (Oakville, Ontario) netted a goal and an assist to lead the Bemidji State University men’s hockey team to a 3-1 come-from-behind, Western Collegiate Hockey Association victory over Lake Superior State University Saturday in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich.


Bemidji State snaps streak with 5-2 victory at Lake Superior State

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team connected on its first three power-play opportunities Friday at Taffy Abel Arena and cruised to a 5-2 victory over Lake Superior State University. Led by a three-assist effort from Cory Ward and a two-goal night from Brendan Harms, the Beavers snapped an eight-game winless streak.


Bemidji State set for rematch with Lake Superior State

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team hits to road for the first time since Dec. 6-7 this weekend as it travels to Sault Ste. Marie , Mich. for a Western Collegiate Hockey Association series versus Lake Superior State. The two-game set will get underway at 6:37 p.m. (CST) with the series finale set for 6:07 p.m. Saturday at Taffy Abel Arena.


Northern Michigan completes series sweep with 3-1 win over Beavers

Jeff Jubinville posted his third goal of the season to even the score at 1-1 late in the first period Saturday, but that was all the offense the Bemidji State could muster as fell 3-1 to WCHA foe Northern Michigan.


Hunt makes NHL debut with Oilers

Former Bemidji State men's hockey player, Brad Hunt, saw a childhood dream come to fruition Friday as he made his National Hockey League debut. Called up from Edmonton's America Hockey League team, the Oklahoma City Oil Barons, Hunt pulled on an Oilers' number 59 jersey for a 5-2 loss to Anaheim.


Wildcats down Beavers with three-goal second period

Northern Michigan University used a three-goal second period to erase an early deficit, gain control of play and earn a 4-1 Western Collegiate Hockey Association series-opening victory over Bemidji State University Friday at Sanford Center.


Bemidji State opens 2014 with Northern Michigan

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team opens the 2014 calendar year with a two-game Western Collegiate Hockey Association series at Sanford Center this weekend versus Northern Michigan University. Friday's contest is set for a 7:37 p.m. opening faceoff, while the series finale will get underway at 7:07 p.m. Saturday.


Serratore previews BSU's WCHA series versus Northern Michigan

Bemidji State University head men's hockey coach Tom Serratore spoke to the media Tuesday to preview the Beaver's return to action Jan. 3-4. BSU opens the second half of the season by hosting Northern Michigan University for a two-game WCHA series.


McLeod to step away from WCHA June 30

Bruce McLeod, one of the most influential and successful commissioners in the history of collegiate ice hockey, has announced his intent to retire on June 30 at the end of his current contract. Now in his 20th season at the helm of the 62-year-old Western Collegiate Hockey Association, McLeod has made a truly significant mark on both the game itself and the organization he has led.


North Star College Cup tickets on sale now

The University of Minnesota, in conjunction with Xcel Energy Center, Bemidji State University, Minnesota State University, St. Cloud State University and the University of Minnesota Duluth, has announced that tickets for the inaugural North Star College Cup at Xcel Energy Center are now on sale.


Beaver Pride names Warmack and Prapavessis Athletes of the Week

Bemidji State University’s Kate Warmack (C, Sr., East Grand Forks, Minn.) and Matt Prapavessis (D, Jr., Oakville, Ontario) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week, after recording outstanding athletic performances between Dec. 8-14.


WCHA issues one-game suspension

The Western Collegiate Hockey Association today announced a one-game suspension to Bemidji State University hockey player Phillip Marinaccio as a result of his actions in the December 14 game against University of Alaska.


Alaska drops Bemidji State, 5-1

The University of Alaska put the Bemidji State University men's hockey team in an early hole, netting a pair of even-strength goals in the first four minutes of action and the Beavers were never able to recover, dropping the series finale 5-1 Saturday at Sanford Center.


Bemidji State and Alaska skate to a 3-3 tie

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team battled back from three separate one-goal deficits to skate to a 3-3 tie with University of Alaska Friday evening at Sanford Center.


Beavers rekindle rivalry with Alaska after 29 years

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team (5-8-5; 5-4-3 WCHA) looks to correct a four-game winless string this weekend as it hosts University of Alaska at Fairbanks (6-8-2; 3-7-0 WCHA) for a two-game Western Collegiate Conference series at Sanford Center.


Bemidji State goaltender Wilkins honored by the WCHA

Bemidji State University goaltender Jesse Wilkins (Fr., Calgary, Alberta) has been selected Western Collegiate Hockey Association Rookie of the Week after an outstanding collegiate debut at Michigan Technological University Dec. 6-7.


The Beavers preview thier series with Alaska

Bemidji State head coach Tom Serratore and junior forward Mitch Cain talk about the Beavers recent series at Michigan Tech and look forward to the upcoming WCHA series versus Alaska Tuesday (12/10/13) and the team's weekly press conference.


Bemidji State and Michigan Tech skate to 2-2 tie

Bemidji State University freshman Jesse Wilkins (G, Calgary, Alberta) made 39 saves and backstopped a penalty-kill unit that held Michigan Technological University scoreless on six power-play opportunities as the Beavers and Huskies skated to a 2-2 draw to split the Western Collegiate Hockey Association series in Houghton, Mich. Saturday.


Ward scores twice as Bemidji State skates to 2-2 draw at Michigan Tech

Cory Ward (F, So., Las Vegas, Nev.) scored two goals and goaltender Jesse Wilkins (Fr., Calgary, Alberta) made 36 saves to lead the Bemidji State University men’s hockey team to a 2-2 tie at Michigan Technological University Friday.


Beaver Pride names Warmack and Illo Athletes of the Week

Bemidji State University’s Kate Warmack (C, 6-2, Sr., East Grand Forks, Minn.) and Radoslav illo (F, Sr., Bystrica, Slovakia) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week, after recording outstanding athletic performances between Nov. 24-30.


2014 WCHA Final Five Ticket Packages On Sale December 8

The Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) and Van Andel Arena announced today that three-game, all tournament packages for the 2014 WCHA Final Five championship, to be held March 21-22 at Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, Mich., will go on sale beginning Sunday, December 8 at 10:00 am ET.


Beavers ready for road series at Michigan Tech

For the first time in nearly a month, the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team will hit the road this weekend, making the trip to Houghton, Mich. to battle the Huskies of Michigan Tech in a Western Collegiate Hockey Association series.


Bemidji State to hold Teddy Bear Toss Saturday, Dec. 14

The Bemidji State University Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) will host its annual Teddy Bear Toss in conjunction with a hat and mitten drive when the BSU men’s hockey team hosts University of Alaska Fairbanks Dec. 13-14.


Serratore and the Beavers prepare for Michigan Tech

Bemidji State head coach Tom Serratore briefs the media about the Beavers' upcoming Western Collegiate Hockey Association road series at Michigan Tech Tuesday (12/3/13) at his weekly press conference.


Beavers fall to (12) Miami in nonconference action

Sparked by a three-goal third period, the nationally-ranked Miami University men's ice hockey team earned a 6-3 nonconference victory over Bemidji State University Saturday at Sanford Center.


Wild third period propels BSU to tie with (12) Miami

The Bemidji State University men’s hockey team erased a three–goal, third-period Miami University lead and gained a 4-4 tie Friday to open a nonconference series at Sanford Center.


Bemidji State steps out of WCHA play to host (12) Miami

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team (5-7-2; 5-4-1 WCHA) wraps up a six-game homestand this weekend as it hosts Miami University (7-6-1; 2-4-0 NCHC) for a two-game nonconference series at Sanford Center.


Serratore previews Beavers' series with Miami

Bemidji State head men's hockey coach Tom Serratore previews Miami University and the Beavers' upcoming series versus the RedHawks, Tuesday Nov. 27 at his weekly press conference.


Ward overtime goal lifts Bemidji State over Lake Superior State

Cory Ward (F, So., Las Vegas, Nev.) scored his team-leading eight goal of the year one minute into overtime to lift the Bemidji State men's hockey team to a 2-1 victory over Lake Superior State University Saturday at Sanford Center.


Bemidji State adds six for 2014-15 hockey season

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey program today announced the addition of Brett Beauvais, Michael Bitzer, Gerry Fitzgerald, Leo Fitzgerald, Myles Fitzgerald and Corey Petrash. All six of the players signed the necessary NCAA paperwork and plan to begin their BSU hockey careers in the fall of 2014.


Lakers sink Beavers, 3-2

The Lake Superior State University men's ice hockey team got a pair of power-play markers just 57 seconds apart to erase a 2-1 Bemidji State University lead early in the third period and take the opening game of the Western Collegiate Hockey Association series, 3-2, Friday at Sanford Center.


Beavers continue six-game homestand with Lake Superior State

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team (4-6-2; 4-3-1 WCHA) continues its six-game homestand this weekend as it hosts Lake Superior State University (6-3-1; 2-2-0 WCHA) in a two-game Western Collegiate Hockey Association series at Sanford Center.


Serratore previews BSU's WCHA series versus Lake Superior State

Bemidji State head coach Tom Serratore spoke to the media during his weekly press conference Tuesday (11/19/13) to preview the Beavers' upcoming WCHA series versus Lake Superior State.


Bemidji State freshman Marinaccio honored by the WCHA

Bemidji State University forward Phil Marinaccio (Fr., Nobleton, Ontario) has been selected Western Collegiate Hockey Association Rookie of the Week after aiding the BSU men’s ice hockey team to a series victory over University of Alaska-Anchorage Nov. 15-16.


Bemidji State wins series with Alaska-Anchorage with 4-4 tie

Trailing University of Alaska-Anchorage by a goal with just over 15 minutes to play, the Bemidji State University men's hockey team got a goal from Phillip Marinaccio to force overtime and the Beavers escaped with a 4-4 draw Saturday at Sanford Center.


Beavers earn 4-1 victory over Alaska-Anchorage

Seven different Bemidji State University men's hockey players contributed to the scoring as the Beavers opened Military Appreciation weekend with a 4-1 Western Collegiate Hockey Association victory over University of Alaska-Anchorage Friday at Sanford Center.


Beavers continue WCHA play with Alaska-Anchorage

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team (3-6-1; 3-3-0 WCHA) looks to snap a three-game losing skid this weekend as it returns to Sanford Center to host University of Alaska-Anchorage (5-3-0; 2-2-0 WCHA) in a two-game Western Collegiate Hockey Association series.


Bemidji State prepares for Alaska-Anchorage

Bemidji State head men's hockey coach Tom Serratore previews the Beavers' return to Sanford Center to host Alaska-Anchorage Tuesday at his weekly press conference.


Bemidji State to host Military Appreciation Weekend Nov. 15-16

In an effort to honor the brave men and women defending the United States of America and the freedom we enjoy, Bemidji State University Athletics will host Military Appreciation Weekend Nov. 15-16. All current and former military men and women are eligible for a buy one, get one ticket deal for the Nov. 15-16 men's and women's hockey games.


Second-period rally not enough at Ferris State

Markus Gerbrandt scored twice to spark a three-goal second period for the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team, but the comeback would fall short as Ferris State would take the game 5-3 to complete the series sweep.


Overtime game slips away from Bemidji State, 5-4

Bemidji State University held a 4-3 lead over Ferris State University with 13:35 left in regulation Friday at Robert L. Ewigleben Ice Arena, but the Bulldogs would rally to push the game to overtime and steal the Western Collegiate Hockey Association series opener, 5-4, just 1:28 into the extra frame.


Beavers continue WCHA play at Ferris State

The Beavers, now 3-4-1 and 3-1-0 in league play will travel to Big Rapids, Mich. to battle league-newcomer Ferris State (5-2-0; 2-0-0 WCHA). The series is set to get underway with a 6:07 p.m. CST Friday, with the series finale slated for a 6:07p.m. opening face off. Both games will be played at Robert L. Ewigleben Ice Arena.


VanHaaften and Hansen named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week

Bemidji State University’s Tiffany VanHaaften (M, Sr., Chaska, Minn.) and James Hansen (D, So., Maple Grove, Minn.) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week, after recording outstanding athletic performances between Oct. 28-Nov. 3.


Serratore previews BSU's series at Ferris State

Bemidji State head men's hockey coach Tom Serratore spoke to the media Tuesday to preview the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team's Western Collegiate Hockey Association road series at Ferris State.


Mavericks edge Bemidji State, 4-3

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team scored back-to-back goals to cap the second period and skate into the third tied with Minnesota State University, Mankato, 2-2, but the Mavericks broke the tie with 4:52 to play and would add another to steal a Western Collegiate Hockey Association victory, 4-3, Saturday at Sanford Center.


Three-goal second period propels BSU to 4-1 victory over Minnesota State

The Bemidji State men's ice hockey team posted a 4-1 Western Collegiate Hockey Association victory over Minnesota State University, Mankato Friday at Sanford Center.


Beaver Pride names McLeod and Gerbrandt Atheltes of the Week

Bemidji State University’s Maria McLeod (M, Jr., White Bear Lake, Minn.) and Markus Gerbrandt (F, So., Edmonton, Alberta) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week, after recording outstanding athletic performances between Oct. 21-27.


In-state rivals BSU and Minnesota State to clash at Sanford Center

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team (2-3-1; 2-0-0 WCHA) looks to protect is perfect league mark this weekend as it returns to Sanford Center to host preseason Western Collegiate Hockey Association favorite Minnesota State University, Mankato (2-2-0; 0-0-0 WCHA) for a two-game league series.


Seratore previews BSU's WCHA home series versus Minnesota State

Bemidji State University head men's hockey coach Tom Serratore, along with student-athletes Markus Gerbrandt and Brendan Harms, talk about the Beavers' series sweep at Alabama-Huntsville and preview the team's upcoming home series versus Minnesota State.


Gerbrandt and Harms earn WCHA honors

Bemidji State University forwards Markus Gerbrandt (So., Edmonton, Alberta) and Brendan Harms (Fr., Steinbach, Manitoba) have been selected as Western Collegiate Hockey Association Players of the Week after aiding the BSU men’s ice hockey team to a series sweep at the University of Alabama-Huntsville Oct. 25-26.


Beavers complete series sweep with 1-0 victory at Alabama-Huntsville

Cory Ward (F, So., Las Vegas, Nev.) scored his fourth goal of the season midway through the first period and Andrew Walsh (G, Jr., Dawson Creek, British Columbia) turned aside 14 shots to lead the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team to a 1-0 victory over University of Alabama-Huntsville Saturday at Von Braun Center.


Gerbrandt's hat trick leads Bemidji State to 6-1 victory at Ala.-Huntsville

Sophomore Markus Gerbrandt (F, Edmonton, Alberta) posted the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team's first hat trick since Nov. 21, 2009 to lead the Beavers to a 6-1 victory over the University of Alabama-Huntsville to open the Western Collegiate Hockey Association season Friday at Von Braun Center.


Bemidji State opens WCHA play at long-time rival Alabama-Huntsville

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team (0-3-1) opens Western Collegiate Hockey Association play this weekend as it travels to Huntsville, Ala. to face long-time rival University of Alabama-Huntsville. The opening faceoff is set for 7:07 p.m. each night from the Von Braun Center.


Bilic and Mattson named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week

Bemidji State University’s Ivana Bilic (D, So., Port Coquitlam, British Columbia) and Danny Mattson (F, Jr., Minneapolis, Minn.) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week, after recording outstanding athletic performances between Oct. 14-20.


Serratore previews WCHA opener at Alabama-Huntsville

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore addressed the media Tuesday to preview the team's 2013-14 WCHA opener at the University of Alabama-Huntsville.


Golden Gophers take nonconference series with 5-1 victory

Sam Warning posted two goals and an assist to lead the No. 3/5 University of Minnesota to a 5-1 victory and a nonconference series sweep over the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team.


Bemidji State drops home opener to (5) Minnesota, 6-3

Led by Sam Warning's goal and two assists, the University of Minnesota men's ice hockey team had 10 players contribute to the scoring as the No. 5 Golden Gophers defeated Bemidji State University 6-3 in the Beavers' home opener.


Beavers open home season with (5) Minnesota

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team (0-1-1) returns to Sanford Center this weekend to host No. 3/5 University of Minnesota (2-0-0) in the 2013-14 home opener. Friday's match up will begin at 7:37 p.m., while Saturday's series finale is set for a 7:07 p.m. opening faceoff.


Serratore discusses the home opener versus Minnesota

Bemidji State University head men's hockey coach Tom Serratore met with the media Tuesday to discus the Beavers' home opener versus No. 3 Minnesota.


Beavers hold off third period surge by (9) St. Cloud State; Tie 2-2

Phil Brewer (F, So., Cambridge, Ontario) posted a goal and an assist and Andrew Walsh (G, Jr., Dawson Creek, British Columbia) recorded 44 saves as the Bemidji State University men ice hockey netted a 2-2 tie versus No. 9 St. Cloud State University Saturday in St. Cloud, Minn.


Huskies edge Beavers, 3-2, in 2013-14 opener

Special teams play proved to be the difference Friday as St. Cloud State University used a goal on the power play and another in a short-handed situation to edge the Bemidji State University men's hockey team, 3-2, in the 2013-14 season-opener.


Beavers open 2013-14 season at St. Cloud State Friday

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team lifts the lid on the 2013-14 season Friday versus St. Cloud State University at the newly-renovated Herb Brooks National Hockey Center. The opening faceoff is set for 7:37 p.m.


Serratore shares his thoughts about the opener

Bemidji State University head coach Tom Serratore spoke to the media Tuesday regarding the Beavers' upcoming season-opening series at (9) St. Cloud State University.


Bemidji State men’s ice hockey officially opens 2013-14 season Saturday

The Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team will take its first step toward the 2013-14 season this weekend. The Beavers will skate in their first official practice Saturday from 10:15 a.m.-1 p.m. at Neilson-Reise Arena. With just six days to prepare for its 58th season opener and 2013 Frozen Four participant St. Cloud State University (Oct. 11-12), BSU will be hard at it again Sunday from 10:15 a.m.-1 p.m.


Bemidji State men's ice hockey embarks on a season of change

Change. No single word could be more appropriate to describe the 2013-14 Bemidji State men's hockey season. Virtually every aspect of the program is in the midst of transition. The WCHA has seen teams come and go, BSU lost nine players to graduation, while it gained 11 new recruits all while the Beavers attempt to bounce back from a 6-22-8 2012-13 campaign.


Bemidji State to induct six individuals; two teams into Athletic Hall of Fame

Bemidji State University will induct six individuals and two outstanding teams into its Athletics Hall of Fame Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, as part of the University’s B-Club/Athletic Hall of Fame Weekend. This year's inductions will include Steven Boss "81, Jayne Dusich '91, Mary Gergen '91 and Patti (Fitzgerald) Zwierz.


Lakeland Public Television to broadcast BSU men’s hockey in 2013-14

Bemidji State University and Lakeland Public Television have announced a television broadcast partnership for BSU men’s hockey in 2013-14. The partnership will deliver Beaver hockey into households across the upper Midwest.


WCHA coaches tab Minnesota State MacNaughton Cup favorites

Minnesota State University, Mankato has been tabbed as the favorite to win the MacNaughton Cup, garnering nine of 10 first-place votes in the Mankato Free Press WCHA Men’s Hockey 2013-14 Preseason Coaches’ Poll. Bemidji State University was selected seventh in the same poll.


WCHATV powered by America ONE Sports to launch for 2013-14

With the dawning of a new era, the WCHA today announced an exciting new partnership with America ONE Sports. WCHATV powered by America ONE Sports will provide fans around the world an opportunity to watch league-member games live via broadband telecast distribution to their computers and mobile devices.


BSU tabbed eighth in Bemidji Pioneer WCHA Preseason Media Poll

Minnesota State was a nearly-unanimous pick to win the new-look Western Collegiate Hockey Association in 2013-14 according to the media who participated in the Bemidji Pioneer WCHA Preseason Media Poll, but if the poll rings true, parity among league members may be the story of the coming season.


Single-game tickets go on sale Sept. 20 at 10 a.m.

Single-game tickets for the 2013-14 Bemidji State University hockey season go on sale to the general public Friday, Sept. 20 at 10 a.m.


Hockey student season tickets go on sale today

Student season tickets for the Bemidji State University 2013-14 men's hockey season go on sale today for all students. This year's tickets are just $40 for all 19 home games and can be purchased at the Hobson Memorial Union Information Desk.


Bemidji State offers single-game ticket presale for season ticket holders

The Bemidji State Department of Athletics has announced that single-game tickets for the 2013-14 Beaver hockey season will be released for sale to current season ticket holders at 10 a.m. Monday, September 16. and to the general public at 10 a.m. Friday, September 20.


Select-A-Seat Night set for Sept. 12

Secure your place at Sanford Center for the 2013-14 BSU hockey season. Season ticket packages begin at just $275. Whether you have yours, you've been meaning to reserve them or you need to renew your season tickets, come to Sanford Center Sept. 12 from 4-7 p.m. for Select-A-Seat Night. See which seats are available, get the scoop on the new pricing structure and learn more about the benefits of Beaver Pride membership.


Minnesota schools unveil North Star College Cup

Bemidji State University, in conjunction with Bemidji State University, Minnesota State University, St. Cloud State University, University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Duluth and Xcel Energy Center, announced the North Star College Cup on Thursday, giving an official title to the state’s inaugural Division I men’s hockey tournament next year in St. Paul, Minn.


Bemidji State introduces men’s hockey ‘flex’ ticket packages

Bemidji State University is offering Beaver hockey fans three new ticket package options for 2013-14. Customizable packages, which include tickets to three, five or 10 BSU men's hockey home games, will go on sale Tuesday, Sept. 3, starting at just $65.


McKechney set to be inducted into Saskatchewan Baseball Hall of Fame

Ronald McKechney played baseball and hockey at Bemidji State University from 1959-61 and for his efforts was named into the Bemidji State Athletics Hall of Fame in 1988. Now, the former Beaver student-athlete and coach is set to be inducted into the individual category of the Saskatchewan Baseball Hall of Fame, as a player, Aug. 17.


Hockey alumni flock back for 2013 Nagle

Nearly 130 golfers, which included over 40 Beaver Hockey alumni, participated in the Galen Nagle Memorial Golf Tournament Friday, July 12 at Bemidji Town and Country Club. In addition to golf, participants took part in a dinner and live auction to raise funds for Bemidji State men's hockey


Edmonton inks former Bemidji State defenseman Brad Hunt

The National Hockey League’s (NHL) Edmonton Oilers and General Manager Craig MacTavish announced the organization agreed to terms with former Bemidji State University defenseman Brad Hunt Sunday. The contract will make him part of the Oilers’ organization through the 2014-15 season.


Galen Nagle Memorial Golf Tournament set for July 12

Bemidji State University's 16th Annual Galen Nagle Memorial Golf Tournament will take place Friday, July 12 at the Bemidji Town and Country Club. Register now to participate in this annual fund raiser for BSU men's ice hockey.


Fan input needed to name Minnesota hockey tournament

The University of Minnesota, in conjunction with Bemidji State University, Minnesota State University-Mankato, St. Cloud State University and the University of Minnesota Duluth, is adding a unique twist to celebrate the inaugural Minnesota Division I NCAA hockey tournament at Xcel Energy Center next year. Over the next weeks, fans will have the opportunity to help name the tournament.


Bemidji State men’s hockey season tickets on sale now

Beaver Athletics has unveiled a modified pricing structure for 2013-14 men’s hockey season tickets, making it more affordable than ever to be a season ticket holder. Season ticket packages begin at $275 per seat; packages include a 20-game home schedule, free parking and admission to all BSU women’s hockey home games.


BSU hockey Select-A-Seat Night set for July 11

The collegiate hockey season may be four months away, but Bemidji State men's and women's hockey invite you to be a part of the action now. Wednesday, July 11, BSU and Beaver Pride are hosting Select-A-Seat Night at Sanford Center from 4-7 p.m. providing potential season-ticket holders with an opportunity to view available seat locations for the upcoming season.


Bemidji State summer athletic camp offerings

Summer vacation is upon us, so make your plans now to attend the many summer athletic camp offerings at Bemidji State! Summer camps are available for five different sports for girls and boys ranging from age 7 through graduating high school seniors. Opportunities are filling fast and early registration dates are nearing, so sign up now!


George inks tryout contract in Finnish Elite League

Jordan George (Madison, Wis.), a former forward for the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team, has signed a professional tryout contract with Tampereen Ilves of the Finnish Elite League (SM-Iiiga).


Hockey Canada names Read to World Championship roster

Former Bemidji State University forward Matt Read is among a group of 22 players named to Canada’s National Team roster for the 2013 International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) Ice Hockey World Championship May 3-19 in Helsinki, Finland, and Stockholm, Sweden. Hockey Canada Executive Director Steve Yzerman and the team’s management group made the announcement official Sunday.


Bemidji State gets three commitments during NCAA regular signing period

The Bemidji State men’s ice hockey program today announced the addition of defensemen D.J. Jones (Plymouth, Minn.), Ruslan Pedan (Moscow, Russia) and Carter Struthers (Weyburn, Saskatchewan) to the Beaver Hockey program for the 2013-14 season. All three incoming student-athletes signed National Letters of Intent during the NCAA’s regular signing period, which began April 17.


Bemidji State to participate in annual tournament with Minnesota teams

Bemidji State University, in conjunction with Minnesota State University, Mankato, St. Cloud State University, University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Duluth, today announced plans for an annual tournament featuring Minnesota’s five Division I hockey programs beginning in 2014 at Xcel Energy Center.


WCHA unveils powerful revisions to iconic logo for 2013-14

The Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA), college hockey’s most historic and successful league and owners of a record 37 national championships since its founding in 1951, today unveiled a dramatic new look to the league’s iconic logo, one that catapults the Association into an invigorating new era in 2013-14.


WCHA announces playoff championship sites for 2014-2017

The Western Collegiate Hockey Association today announced that its highly-successful men’s playoff championship – known as the WCHA Final Five – will head to Van Andel Arena and the City of Grand Rapids, Mich., for the 2013-14 and 2015-16 seasons and will return to Xcel Energy Center and the City of Saint Paul, Minn., for the 2014-15 and 2016-17 campaigns.


South Carolina adds Areshenko to its blue line

The South Carolina Stingrays of the East Coast Hockey League (ECHL) announced today that former Bemidji State University defenseman Jake Areshenko (Port Coquitlam, British Columbia) has signed a professional contract to play out the rest of the 2012-13 season.


Carlson inks professional hockey contract with Quad City

Matt Carlson (Grand Forks, N.D.), a former defenseman for the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team, has signed a professional contract with the Quad City Mallards, the Central Hockey League (CHL).


Beavers fall, 4-3, to Minnesota to end season

The University of Minnesota trailed Bemidji State University for 30:49 and didn’t take its first lead until the final minute of regulation, but when Ben Marshall scored his eighth goal of the season, it tipped the game and the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) playoff series in favor of the No. 2 Golden Gophers, 4-3.


Walsh stops 49; Minnesota takes game 1 in overtime, 2-1

Bemidji State University goaltender Andrew Walsh (So., Dawson Creek, British Columbia) turned aside 49 University of Minnesota shots and kept a team managing only 18 shots in the game for over 73 minutes, but the No. 2 Golden Gophers’ Kyle Rau found the back of the net in overtime to swing game one of the best-of-three Western Collegiate Hockey Association Playoff series in Minnesota’s favor, 2-1, Friday at Mariucci Arena.


WCHA tabs 18 BSU student-athletes to All-Academic Team

Bemidji State University men's hockey team had a league-leading 18 student-athletes recognized on the All-Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) Academic Team today. The announcement came as a part of the association’s 2012-13 postseason awards.


Beavers and Gophers meet with Final Five berth on the line

Bemidji State University finished the 2012-13 regular season 6-20-8 overall and 5-16-7 in WCHA play to earn the league’s 11th seed for the opening round of the WCHA Playoffs. The Beavers draw the No. 2 seed and Co-WCHA Champion, University of Minnesota in the best-of-three series at Mariucci Arena beginning Friday night.


Serratore talks WCHA Playoffs and Minnesota

Bemidji State University head coach Tom Serratore spoke to the media Tuesday regarding the Beavers' upcoming WCHA Playoff series at (2) Minnesota.


Bemidji State draws Minnesota in opening round of WCHA Playoffs

Due to the congested Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) standings, the pairings for the first round of the playoffs remain up in the air for six of the league’s 12 teams, but Saturday evening’s results sealed the Bemidji State University men’s hockey team’s draw. The Beavers will travel to University of Minnesota for a best-of-three series and a chance for a berth into the 2013 Red Baron WCHA Final Five.


Minnesota outlasts Bemidji State in 2012-13 season finale

Erik Haula scored a goal and added a pair of assists to lead University of Minnesota to a 5-1 victory over Bemidji State University and a share of the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) 2012-13 regular season title Saturday in front of a record crowd at Sanford Center.


Bjugstad scores twice on the power play to lift Minnesota over BSU, 4-3

University of Minnesota got a pair of power-play goals from Nick Bjugstad Friday at Sanford Center to lift the second-ranked Golden Gophers to a Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) victory over Bemidji State University, 4-3.


No. 2 Minnesota on tap for Bemidji State

Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team returns to Sanford Center this weekend to host Minnesota in the final series of the WCHA regular season. Bemidji State will also honor the nine members of its senior class Saturday. The series gets underway at 7:37 p.m. Friday with a 7:07 p.m. opening faceoff set for Saturday's season finale.


WCHA announces 140-game league schedule for 2013-14

The men’s Western Collegiate Hockey Association’s today released a 140-game conference schedule for the upcoming 2013-14 season that will continue the league’s long-standing 28 games per team slate and feature all league series being played on the traditional hockey nights of Fridays and Saturdays.


Whiteout Weekend set for Bemidji State final weekend of 2012-13

The Bemidji State University Department of Athletics, Beaver Hockey and Midcontinent Communications are calling for a “whiteout” at Sanford Center March 8-9 when the Beavers host No. 2 University of Minnesota to cap the 2012-13 regular season. All fans in attendance are asked to wear white BSU gear to show their support for the Beavers.


Serratore discusses Minnesota series; 2012-13 Seniors

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team returns to Sanford Center this weekend for its final series of the 2012-13 Western Collegiate Hockey Association regular season. BSU head coach Tom Serratore met with the media Tuesday (March 5) to discuss the Beavers, their 2012-13 senior class and this week's opponent No. 2 University of Minnesota.


Bemidji State’s Ward honored by WCHA for outstanding play at UND

The Western Collegiate Hockey Conference (WCHA) announced today that Bemidji State University forward Cory Ward (Fr., Las Vegas, Nev.) has been selected WCHA Rookie of the Week after outstanding play in the Beavers’ Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) series at University of North Dakota, March 1-2.


Bemidji State and No. 6 North Dakota skate to 2-2 tie

The Bemidji State University men’s hockey team and No. 6 University of North Dakota went toe-to-toe for 65 minutes in front of the second largest crowd in Ralph Engelstad Arena history (12,117) Saturday and were unable to settle the score, splitting two points in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) standings after skating to a 2-2 tie.


No. 6 North Dakota uses three-goal third period to down BSU 4-2

University of North Dakota used three third period goals to hand Bemidji State University a 4-2 set back in the opening game of Beavers’ final Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) regular-season road series of the 2012-13 campaign in front of a sold out crowd at Ralph Engelstad Arena Friday.


Bemidji State/North Dakota series televised regionally

Bemidji State University men’s hockey fans not lucky enough to find tickets to the Beavers’ Western Collegiate Hockey Association series at University of North Dakota this weekend (March 1-2) will have the opportunity to view the games locally.


Beavers face North Dakota in final regular-season road series

The Bemidji State men’s hockey team (6-17-7; 5-13-6 WCHA) travels to Grand Forks, N.D. this weekend for its final WCHA road series of the 2012-13 regular season. The Beavers and North Dakota (17-9-6; 12-6-6 WCHA) meet for the first time since UND cut the Beavers’ season short in the first round of the 2012 WCHA Playoffs. Series gets underway at 7:37 p.m. Friday.


Serratore meets the media to preview North Dakota series

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team travels west on Highway 2 this weekend for its final road series of the 2012-13 Western Collegiate Hockey Association season. Regional-foe University of North Dakota awaits the Beavers. BSU head coach Tom Serratore met with the media Tuesday (Feb. 26) to discuss the Beavers, the UND and their upcoming series.


Beaver Pride names Thompson and Orban Athletes of the Week

Bemidji State University’s Shannon Thompson (G, 5-7, Sr., Rosemount, Minn.) and Brance Orban (F, 5-8, 165, Sr., Lethbridge, Alberta) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week after recording outstanding athletic performances during the week of Feb. 11-17.


WCHA honors Walsh for outstanding play

The Western Collegiate Hockey Conference (WCHA) announced today that Bemidji State University goaltender Andrew Walsh (So., Dawson Creek, British Columbia) has been selected WCHA Defensive Player of the Week after outstanding play in the Beavers’ Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) series versus University of Minnesota Duluth, Feb. 15-16.


Bemidji State and Minnesota Duluth skate to 1-1 draw

Brady Wacker (Sr., D, Jansen, British Columbia) used his third goal of the season to break a scoreless deadlock late in the second period, but the Beavers were unable to hold the lead as the University of Minnesota Duluth forced overtime and the teams settled for a 1-1 tie Saturday at Sanford Center.


Special teams play leads Beavers to victory, 4-2

Brance Orban tallied two goals in the Bemidji State University men's hockey team's four power-play goal outburst Friday as the Beavers snapped a 12-game winless skid with a 4-2 victory over Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) foe University of Minnesota Duluth.


WCHA series on tap for Beavers and Bulldogs

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team (5-17-6; 4-13-5 WCHA) returns to Sanford Center this weekend for a Western Collegiate Hockey Association series versus University of Minnesota Duluth (10-15-2; 8-11-3 WCHA).


WCHA tabs 17 Bemidji State players Scholar Athletes

The Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) today announced recipients of its seventh annual WCHA Scholar-Athlete Award. Student-athletes from Bemidji State University comprised 17 of the league-record 114 recipients in 2011-12.


Serratore previews Minnesota Duluth series

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team returns to Sanford Center this weekend to battle Western Collegiate Hockey Association-foe University of Minnesota Duluth. BSU head coach Tom Serratore met with the media Tuesday (Feb. 12) to discuss the Beavers, the Bulldogs and the upcoming series.


BSU rally falls short at Wisconsin, 3-2

Trailing Wisconsin 3-0 midway though the second period, the Bemidji State men’s hockey team used an Aaron McLeod (Sr., F, Ottawa, Ontario) power-play goal late in the period to ignite a comeback attempt. The Beavers would climb to within a goal, 3-2, but would run out of time and dropped the WCHA contest to the Badgers at the Kohl Center Saturday night.


Dugas backstops Bemidji State to 2-2 draw at Wisconsin

The Bemidji State men’s hockey team used a 38-save performance from Mathieu Dugas (Sr., L’Assomption, Quebec) and goals from Phil Brewer (Fr., F, Cambridge, Ontario) and Danny Mattson (So., F, Minneapolis, Minn.) to salvage a 2-2 tie Friday at University of Wisconsin. The Beavers not only garnered a point in the WCHA standings with the draw, they also ended a four-game losing skid.


Bemidji State at Wisconsin in search of first victory versus Badgers

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team (5-16-5; 4-12-4 WCHA) hits the road again this weekend for its final Western Collegiate Hockey Association series at University of Wisconsin (11-9-6; 8-6-6 WCHA). The Beavers 0-5-0 versus the Badgers all-time, seek their first victory in the series.


Serratore talks about the Beavers' weekend opponent Wisconsin

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team is on the road again this weekend to battle Western Collegiate Hockey Association-foe University of Wisconsin. BSU head coach Tom Serratore met with the media Tuesday (Feb. 5) to discuss the Beavers and the Badgers.


Bemidji State inducts 2013 class into Athletic Hall of Fame

Bemidji State University inducted seven individuals and three teams into its Athletics Hall of Fame Saturday as part of the University’s Hall of Fame Weekend. This year's Hall of Fame inductees include: Brian Carleton, Laurie (Peterson) Gross, David Lee and Elizabeth Mulvihill; the newest member of the Alumni Coaching Achievement Award Joan (Campbell) Anderson and the 2013 John S. Glas Honorary Letter Winners, Jim and Nancy Bensen.


Second-period goals carry Huskies past Beavers

The Bemidji State men’s hockey team’s winless drought was extended to 10 games Saturday night when it lost at home to 13th-ranked St. Cloud State University, 4-1. Brady Wacker scored BSU's lone goal, while goaltender Mathieu Dugas made 29 saves for the Beavers.


BSU topped by first-place Huskies, 4-0

The Bemidji State men's hockey team fell to intrastate, WCHA rival St. Cloud State by a 4-0 score at the Sanford Center Friday night. BSU dips to 5-15-5 overall with a 4-11-4 WCHA record, while first-place St. Cloud State improves to 16-10-1 with a 13-5-1 conference ledger.


Beavers host first-place Huskies to open play in February

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team (5-14-5; 4-10-4 WCHA) wraps up its current four-game homestand this weekend versus Western Collegiate Hockey Association and intrastate rival St. Cloud State University (15-10-1; 12-5-1 WCHA) for a special Hall of Fame and alumni weekend.


Serratore talks as BSU prepares for St. Cloud State

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team is at Sanford Center this weekend for a Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) series versus St. Cloud State University. BSU head coach Tom Serratore met with the media Tuesday (Jan. 29) to discuss the Beavers' weekend's opponent, the Huskies.


Beavers edged by No. 14 Nebraska Omaha, 2-1

Bemidji State scored first against 14th-ranked Nebraska Omaha for the second straight night, but the Mavericks rallied for a 2-1 win. Aaron McLeod scored the Beavers' lone goal and Bemidji State netminder Mathieu Dugas made 24 saves. BSU is now 5-14-5 on the season with a 4-10-4 WCHA ledger.


No. 14 Mavericks outlast Beavers 5-3

The nationally ranked University of Nebraska-Omaha got two goals and an assist from Matt White, while Johnnie Searfoss and Jaycob Megna each pitched in a goal and helped on another to help the Mavericks hold off a late charge by Bemidji State University and earn a 5-3 Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) victory at Sanford Center Friday.


Beavers look to continue success versus Nebraska-Omaha

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team returns to Sanford Center this weekend to host Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) foe University of Nebraska-Omaha. The opening face off for Friday's series-opener is set for 7:37 p.m., while Saturday's finale will get underway at 7:07 p.m.


Serratore discusses Nebraska-Omaha series at press conference

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team returns to the Sanford Center this weekend for a Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) series versus University of Nebraska-Omaha. BSU head coach Tom Serratore met with the media Tuesday (Jan. 22) to discuss the Beavers' weekend's opponent, the Mavericks.


Bemidji State and Michigan Tech tie 2-2

Seniors Ben Kinne (Sr., F, St. Paul, Minn.) and Aaron McLeod (Sr., F, Ottawa, Ontario) supplied the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team with leads, but Michigan Tech battled back twice to force overtime and the teams would settle for a 2-2, overtime tie in Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) play Saturday at MacInnes Student Ice Arena in Houghton, Mich.


Michigan Tech stymies Bemidji State offense to earn a 4-0 shutout

Blake Pietila collected two goals and an assist, while Pheonix Copley was perfect stopping all 25 Bemidji State University shots to propel the Michigan Tech men’s ice hockey team to a 4-0 victory in Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) play Friday at MacInnes Student Ice Arena in Houghton, Mich.


Beavers tangle with Michigan Tech in return to league play

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team (5-11-4; 4-7-3 WCHA) jumps back into Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) competition for the first time since Dec. 14-15 this weekend when it travels to Michigan’s upper peninsula to battle the Huskies of Michigan Tech. The series is slated for a 6:07 (CT) opening faceoff Friday and Saturday.


WCHA grants full-time membership to Alabama-Huntsville

The Western Collegiate Hockey Association men's membership voted January 17 to admit the University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) as a conference member. The vote of approval was taken after UAH submitted an application for membership and made a formal presentation to a group of member-team Presidents and Athletic Directors at the NCAA Convention in Dallas, Tex.


Serratore talks Michigan Tech at weekly press conference

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team returns to action this weekend as it travels to Michigan Tech for the team's first conference series of the season. BSU head coach Tom Serratore met with the media Tuesday (Jan. 15) to discuss the Beavers' return from the a bye week and this weekend's opponent, the Huskies.


Havel and Mattson earn Beaver Pride Athlete of the Week honors

Bemidji State University’s Jessica Havel (Sr., G, Grand Rapids, Minn.) and Danny Mattson (So., F, Minneapolis, Minn.) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week after recording outstanding athletic performances during the week of Jan. 1-6.


Beavers skate to 2-2 draw with No. 7 Western Michigan

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team scored the first two goals of a nonconference contest versus No. 7 Western Michigan University Saturday at Sanford Center and held off a third period rush to draw 2-2 with the nationally-ranked foe.


No. 7 Western Michigan downs Bemidji State 6-0

The No. 7 Western Michigan University Broncos netted a four-goal second period en route to a 6-0 victory Friday to open a nonconference series versus Bemidji State University at Sanford Center.


Beavers host No. 7 Western Michigan to open 2013

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team (5-10-3; 4-8-2 WCHA) returns to Sanford Center this weekend to lift the lid on the new calendar year by hosting No. 7 Western Michigan University (11-5-2; 8-3-2 CCHA) in its last nonconference series of the 2012-13 campaign. The two-game set is slated for a 7:37 p.m. start Friday, with the finale scheduled for a 7:07 p.m. opening faceoff.


Serratore previews first series of 2013

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team returns to action this weekend as it hosts No. 7 Western Michigan for the team's final nonconference series of the season. BSU head coach Tom Serratore met with the media Wednesday (Jan. 2) to discuss the Beavers' return from the Ledyard National Bank Classic and this weekend's opponent, the Broncos.


BSU comes up short against No. 2 Wildcats; Falls 3-2 in overtime

The Bemidji State men's hockey team was upended 3-2 in overtime against No. 4 New Hampshire in the consolation game of the Ledyard National Bank Classic in Hanover, N.H. Monday. Markus Gerbrandt and Jordan George tallied goals for the Beavers.


BSU falls 4-3 to UMass in Ledyard National Bank Classic opener

Aaron McLeod and Brance Orban helped the Bemidji State men's hockey team jump out to a 2-0 lead over UMass, but the Minutemen rallied for four straight goals en route to a 4-3 win in the opening game of the Ledyard National Bank Classic in Hanover, N.H.


Bemidji State completes 2012 at Ledyard National Bank Classic

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team (5-8-3; 4-7-3 WCHA) returns to action this weekend after nearly two weeks off when it travels to Hanover N.H. for the 2012 Ledyard National Bank Classic. The Beavers open the event with a 3 p.m. (CST) contest versus University of Massachusetts Dec. 30 and will play either (10) Dartmouth at 6 p.m. (CST) or University of New Hampshire at 3 p.m. (CST) Dec. 31.


Serratore discusses Ledyard National Bank Classic

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team returns to action this weekend as it travels to New Hampshire to compete in the Ledyard National Bank Classic. BSU head coach Tom Serratore met with the media Thursday (Dec. 27) to discuss the Beavers' return from break and the upcoming holiday tournament.


Bemidji State adds Reid Mimmack for 2012-13

Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey head coach Tom Serratore today announced the addition of goaltender Reid Mimmack (Fr., 6-2, 195, Brainerd, Minn.) to the BSU roster for the remainder of the 2012-13 season.


Beaver Pride names Rash and Walsh Athletes of the Week

Bemidji State University’s Lanae Rash (G, 5-8, Jr., Milwaukee, Wis.) and Andrew Walsh (So., 6-2, 196, G, Dawson Creek, British Columbia) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week after recording outstanding athletic performances during the week of Dec. 10-16.


Walsh honored by WCHA

The Western Collegiate Hockey Conference (WCHA) announced today that Bemidji State University goaltender Andrew Walsh (So., Dawson Creek, British Columbia) has been selected WCHA Defensive Player of the Week after outstanding play in the Beavers’ Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) series versus University of Denver Dec. 14-15.


Jubinville scores twice to lift Bemidji State over (10) Denver, 5-1

With its back against the proverbial wall, the Bemidji State University men's hockey team assembled its best 60-minute effort of the 2012-13 season and has a 5-1 victory over No. 10 University of Denver to show for it. Jeff Jubinville (Jr., F, Edmonton, Alberta) scored two goals to lead the well-rounded effort by the Beavers Saturday in front of 3,268 at Sanford Center.


Live Blog: Bemidji State men's hockey versus (10) Denver

Join the Bemidji State University Athletic Media Relations staff as they chronicle all the action in a live blog from Sanford Center for tonight's BSU men's hockey series finale versus (10) Denver.


Beavers battle back for 1-1 tie versus (10) Denver

Bemidji State University goaltender Andrew Walsh (So., Dawson Creek, British Columbia) turned aside 33 shots and Aaron McLeod (Sr., Ottawa, Ontario) netted the game-tying goal with just 8:30 to play as the Beavers battled back to salvage a 1-1 tie with No 10 University of Denver Saturday at Sanford Center.


Nationally-ranked Pioneers visit Sanford Center for WCHA clash

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team (4-8-2; 3-7-2 WCHA) returns to Sanford Center this weekend for a WCHA match up with No. 10 University of Denver (9-5-2; 7-3-2 WCHA). The Beavers look to stick to their winning ways after closing their most recent series with a 2-1 victory at University of Minnesota Duluth, while the nationally-ranked Pioneers enter in search of their first victory since Nov. 17.


Serratore previews Denver series at weekly press conference

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey returns to Sanford Center this weekend to host University of Denver in WCHA action. BSU head coach Tom Serratore met with the media Tuesday (Dec. 11) to discuss the Beavers and the nationally-ranked Pioneers.


Bemidji State weathers the storm; Earns 2-1 victory at Minnesota Duluth

Matt Prapavessis (So., Oakville, Ontario) pitched in two assists and Andrew Walsh (So., G, Dawson Creek, British Columbia) turned aside 33 University of Minnesota Duluth shots to help the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team snap a three-game losing skid with a 2-1 victory at AMSOIL Arena Saturday.


Live Blog: Men's hockey at Minnesota Duluth

Join Bemidji State University Athletic Media Relations staff as they chronicle all the action in a live blog from AMSOIL Arena for tonight's BSU men's hockey series finale at Minnesota Duluth.


Bulldogs drop Beavers 4-2

Tied 1-1 after two periods of play, University of Minnesota Duluth potted two goals in the opening three minutes of the second period and rode the advantage to a 4-2 victory over Bemidji State University Friday at AMSOIL Arena.


Live Blog: Men's hockey at Minnesota Duluth

Join Bemidji State University Athletic Media Relations staff as they chronicle all the action in a live blog from AMSOIL Arena for tonight's BSU men's hockey series opener at Minnesota Duluth.


Bemidji State wraps up first half of WCHA slate at Minnesota Duluth

The Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team (3-7-2; 2-6-2 WCHA) hits the road for a two-game, Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) series at University of Minnesota Duluth (4-7-3; 2-5-3 WCHA) this weekend. The series is set to commence with a 7:07 p.m. opening faceoff Friday, while the series finale is set for 7:07 p.m. Saturday at AMSOIL Arena.


Serratore talks Beavers and Bulldogs at weekely press conference

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey will open a WCHA road series Friday when the team travels to Duluth, Minn. BSU head coach Tom Serratore met with the media Tuesday (Dec. 4) to discuss the Beavers and this weekend's opponent Minnesota Duluth.


Minnesota State completes sweep with 6-1 victory over BSU

Minnesota State got three assists from Teddy Blueger and saw six different players score goals in a dominating 6-1 victory over Bemidji State University Saturday at Verizon Wireless Center.


Mavericks' Williams holds Bemidji State scoreless in WCHA matchup, 3-0

Stephon Williams posted his first collegiate shutout and Park Rapids, Minn. native Zach Lehrke posted a goal and an assist to power the Minnesota State University men’s ice hockey team to a 3-0 victory over Bemidji State University Friday at Verizon Wireless Center in Mankato, Minn.


Beavers hit the road for WCHA clash with Minnesota State

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team (3-5-2; 2-4-2 WCHA) hits the road for a two-game, WCHA series at Minnesota State University, Mankato (5-5-2; 3-5-0 WCHA) this weekend. With six points apiece, both the Beavers and Mavericks are coming off series wins and look to continue a run up the league standings. The series is set to commence with a 7:37 p.m. opening faceoff Friday, while the series finale set for 7:07 p.m. Saturday at Verizon Wireless Center.


Beaver Pride names Lundquist and Rendle Athletes of the Week

Bemidji State University’s Sadie Lundquist (F, Sr., Cloquet, Minn.) and Sam Rendle (D, 5-10, 174, So., Grand Rapids, Minn.) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week after recording outstanding athletic performances during the week of Nov. 19-25.


Serratore discusses upcoming series versus Minnesota State

Bemidji State University head men's hockey coach Tom Serratore met with the media Tuesday (Nov. 27) to discuss the Beavers and their upcoming Western Collegiate Hockey Association road series at Minnesota State (Nov. 30-Dec. 1).


Rendle's late goal lifts BSU past Alaska Anchorage, 5-4

Sam Rendle scored his first goal since Oct. 7, 2011 with 2:29 left in the third period to push the Bemidji State men's hockey team past Alaska Anchorage, 5-4, at the Sanford Center Saturday night. Aaron McLeod pitched in two goals and Danny Mattson had a career-high three assists in the Beavers' first win since Oct. 27.


Live Blog: Men's hockey versus Alaska-Anchorage

Join members of the Bemidji State University Athletic Media Relations staff as they chronicle all the action from Sanford Center for tonight's BSU men's hockey series finale versus Alaska-Anchorage.


Beavers and Seawolves skate to 2-2 overtime tie

Junior forward Jeff Jubinville (Edmonton, Alberta) scored twice in the third period of a 2-2 overtime tie between the Bemidji State University men's hockey and University of Alaska Anchorage Friday in a Western Collegiate Hockey Association contest in Bemidji, Minn.


BSU hosts Seawolves to wrap up four-game homestand

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team (2-5-1; 1-4-1 WCHA) wraps up a four-game homestand this weekend as it hosts University of Alaska-Anchorage (2-3-3; 0-2-2 WCHA) for a WCHA series at Sanford Center. Each team comes into the two-game set on the heels of a four-game streak without a win, which puts a premium on points this weekend as each tries to stay in the hunt for home ice in the WCHA playoffs.


Alaska-Anchorage is focus of Serratore's weekly press conference

Bemidji State University head men's hockey coachTom Serratore met with the media Tuesday (Nov. 20) to discuss the Beavers and their upcoming home series versus Alaska-Anchorage.


Beavers drop 2-1 overtime decision to Michigan Tech

The Bemdiji State University men’s hockey team fell victim to an overtime loss at the hands Michigan Tech University for the second consecutive night in the series finale Saturday at Sanford Center. BSU goaltender Mathieu Dugas made a career-high 40 saves in the loss, while Jordan George scored the Beavers' lone goal.


Beavers suffer 5-4 overtime setback in return home

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team had a 4-1 lead late in the second period in its first home game since Oct. 20, but WCHA foe Michigan Tech stormed back to earn a 5-4 overtime victory at the Sanford Center on Friday night.


BSU men's hockey inks five during NCAA erly signing period

The Bemidji State men’s hockey program today announced the addition of Michael Bitzer (Moorhead, Minn.), Brendan Harms (Steinbach, Manitoba), Bob Kinne (St. Paul, Minn.), Phillip Marinaccio (Nobleton, Ontario) and Charlie O’Connor (Elk Village, Ill.) to the Beaver hockey program for the 2013-14 season. All five incoming student-athletes signed National Letters of Intent during the NCAA’s early signing period (Nov. 14-21).


Beavers host Michigan Tech to begin a four-game homestand

The Bemidji State University menis ice hockey team returns to Sanford Center this weekend for its first appearance at home since Oct. 20 to host Michigan Tech (2-6-0; 1-5-0 WCHA) for a must-win WCHA series. The Beavers are coming out of a weekend at Colorado College during which they were swept, 3-2 and 6-3, while the Huskies are looking to correct a six-game losing skid.


Serratore discusses Michigan Tech at weekly press conference

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey opens a four-game homestand Friday when it hosts Michigan Tech and BSU head coach Tom Serratore met with the media Tuesday (Nov. 13) to discuss the Huskies.


BSU hockey to host Military Appreciation Weekend Nov. 16-17

In an effort to honor the brave men and women defending the United State of America and the freedom we enjoy, Bemidji State University and Sanford Center are pleased to announce Military Appreciation Weekend for Nov. 16-17 as the Beavers host Michigan Tech.


Beavers fall to Colorado College, 6-3

Colorado College got two goals and two assists from William Rapuzzi and Rylan Schwartz added three helpers as the Tigers handed the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team a 6-3 Western Collegiate Hockey Association loss Saturday at World Arena in Colorado Springs, Colo.


No. 19 Colorado College holds off Bemidji State, 3-2

Colorado College got a pair of goals from Rylan Schwartz and two assists from Archie Skalbeck as the No. 19 Tigers handed the Bemidji Sate University men's ice hockey team its first Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) loss of the season 3-2 Friday at World Arena in Colorado Springs, Colo.


Beavers return from bye week for trip to Colorado College

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team is back on the road this weekend as it travels to Colorado Springs, Colo. for a Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) series at Colorado College. The series is set to get underway Friday ay 8:37 p.m. and will continue with an 8:07 p.m. start Saturday at Colorado Springs World Arena.


Serratore talks Colorado College at weekly press conference

Bemidji State University men's ice hockey head coach Tom Serratore met with the media Tuesday (Nov. 6) to talk about the Beavers' WCHA series at Colorado College Nov. 9-10.


Boehm's two-goal night propels BSU to 3-2 victory at Nebraska-Omaha

David Boehm (Sr., F, Naples, Fla.) posted the first multi-goal effort of his career and Brance Orban (Sr., F, Lethbridge, Alberta) added a pair of assists as the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team grabbed a 3-2 victory over University of Nebraska-Omaha Saturday and completed a three-point road weekend in Omaha, Neb.


Bemidji State battles back for 3-3 tie at Nebraska-Omaha

Sparked by a career-high 39 saves by Andrew Walsh and a goal and an assist from Aaron McLeod, the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team battled back from two two-goal deficits to gain a 3-3 tie on the road at University of Nebraska-Omaha Friday at CenturyLink Center Omaha.


Beavers open WCHA slate at Nebraska-Omaha

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team opens its third season of Western Collegiate Hockey Association play this weekend when it travels to Omaha, Neb. to meet University Nebraska-Omaha in a two game set slated for CentruyLink Center Omaha. The Beavers have gone 0-4 in their first two WCHA-opening series, but hope to change those fortunes in Omaha, where they have experienced a tremendous amount of success recently.


Ryplanski and Walsh named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week

Bemidji State University’s Abby Ryplanski (So., G, Winnipeg, Manitoba) and Andrew Walsh (So., G, Dawson Creek, British Columbia) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week after recording outstanding athletic performances during the week of Oct. 15-21.


Nebraska-Omaha the subject of Serratore's weekly press conference

Bemidji State University men's hockey head coach Tom Serratore met with the media Tuesday (Oct. 23) to talk about the Beavers' 2012-13 WCHA opener at University of Nebraska-Omaha Oct. 26-27.


Bemidji State's Walsh honored by WCHA for outstanding play

The Western Collegiate Hockey Conference (WCHA) announced today that Bemidji State University goaltender Andrew Walsh (So., Dawson Creek, British Columbia) has been selected WCHA Defensive Player of the Week after allowing just one goal in the Beavers' nonconference series versus Lake Superior State Oct. 19-20.


Walsh backstops BSU to 5-0 win over Lake Superior State

The Bemidji State men's hockey team earned its first win of the 2012-13 season on Saturday night, shutting out future WCHA rival Lake Superior State, 5-0. Goaltender Andrew Walsh made 25 saves and five different players scored for BSU. The Beavers are now 1-1-0 in regular season play and open conference action next next at Nebraska Omaha.


Live Blog: Bemidji State men's hockey vs. Lake Superior State

Join the Bemidji State University Athletic Media Relations staff as they chronicle all the action from Sanford Center for the BSU men's hockey team's nonconference series finale versus Lake Superior State University.


Lake Superior State sinks Beavers in game's final minutes, 2-0

The Bemidji State University and Lake Superior State men's ice hockey teams played to a 0-0 stalemate for nearly 57 minutes Friday, but a penalty late left the Beavers short-handed and the Lakers capitalized. With 3:09 remaining, Chris Ciotti put LSSU ahead Domenic Monardo would add an empty-netter with 12 seconds to go as Lake Superior State spoiled BSU's 2012-13 home opener.


Beavers host Lake Superior State for 2012-13 opener

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team opens its 57th season of collegiate hockey this weekend when it welcomes Lake Superior State University to Sanford Center. The Beavers have posted an impressive 41-13-2 mark in season openers and are unbeaten in 26 of their last 33 lid-lifters.


Serratore talks Lake Superior State at weekly press conference

Bemidji State University men's hockey head coach Tom Serratore met with the media Tuesday (Oct. 16) to talk about the Beavers' 2012-13 regular-season opener versus Lake Superior State.


BSU rallies past U.S. Under-18 Team in final tune-up

After spotting the U.S. Under-18 Team with a 2-0 lead, the Bemidji State University men's hockey team scored three short-handed goals in the second period en route to a 4-3 exhibition win on Saturday night at the Sanford Center.


Live Blog: Bemidji State men's hockey vs. U.S. Under-18

Join the Bemidji State University Athletic Media Relations staff as they chronicle all the action from Sanford Center for the BSU women's hockey team's WCHA series finale versus St. Cloud State University.


Beavers host U.S. Under-18 Team for second exhibition

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team continues exhibition play this weekend when it hosts the United States Under-18 Team. Opening faceoff is set for 7:07 p.m. Saturday at Sanford Center.


Serratore addresses the media as his weekly press conference

Bemidji State University men's hockey head coach Tom Serratore met with the media Tuesday (Oct. 9) to talk about the progress of the team since the beginning of practice last week and what he is looking for in this weekend's exhibition versus the U.S. Under-18 Team.


Beavers, Manitoba play to 3-3 exhibition tie

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team played to a 3-3 tie against the University of Manitoba in an exhibition contest on Sunday night. The Beavers play the U.S. Under-18 Team next Saturday before hosting Lake Superior State University to kick off the regular season.


Bemidji State officially begins preparations for 2012-13 campaign

The winds of winter have blown a fresh blanket of snow into Northern Minnesota signifying a change in seasons. Friday, the Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team will take its first step toward a change in seasons of its own. The Beavers will hold the first official practice of their 2012-13 campaign Friday from 3:30-5:30 p.m. at Neilson-Reise Arena.


WCHA media tab Bemidji State 11th in Preseason Poll

After capturing the Western Collegiate Hockey Association's (WCHA) regular-season championship in 2011-12 the University of Minnesota is the favorite to win the league again in 2012-13 according to the 94X WCHA Preseason Media Poll, released Wednesday.


Lakeland Public Television to broadcast BSU men's hockey in 2012-13

Lakeland Public Television's 18-game coverage of Bemidji State men's hockey begins Oct. 19-20 when the Beavers host future Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) foe Lake Superior State University. Opening face off Friday is set for 7:37 p.m., while Saturday's action will get underway at 7:07 p.m.


Bemidji State and Beaver Pride to host Select-A-Seat night Sept. 11

The 2012-13 collegiate hockey season is just over a month away and Bemidji State University and its men's and women's ice hockey programs invite you to be a part of the action. Tuesday, Sept. 11, BSU and Beaver Pride are hosting Select-A-Seat Night at Sanford Center to give you a chance to find the perfect point of view to another exciting WCHA season at Sanford Center.


Chicago Wolves re-sign former Beaver Brad Hunt

The American Hockey League’s (AHL) Chicago Wolves organization today announced it had re-signed former Bemidji State University defenseman Brad Hunt. In accordance with team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.


Bemidji State adds exhibition to 2012-13 men’s ice hockey schedule

Bemidji State University Director of Athletics Dr. Rick Goeb today announced the addition of the USA Under-18 Team to the 2012-13 men’s ice hockey schedule. The game is slated for 7:07 p.m. Oct. 13 at Sanford Center.


Friends, fans and alumni gather for Galen Nagle Memorial Golf Tournament

More than 170 friends, supporters and alumni of the Bemidji State University men's hockey program, including current member of the NHL's Philadelphia Flyers Matt Read (above), congregated at the Bemidji Town and Country Club July 13 to participate in the 15th Annual Galen Nagle Memorial Golf Tournament.


Gorshe and Coupal join BSU men's hockey staff

Joseph Gorshe has been named strength and conditioning coach, while Jeremy Coupal joins the Bemidji State University hockey program as a volunteer assistant coach.


The 15th Annual Galen Nagle Memorial Golf Tournament set for July 13

Alumni, friends and fans of the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team will gather at the Bemidji Town and Country Club Friday, July 13 to participate in the 15th Annual Galen Nagle Memorial Golf Tournament.


Bemidji State goaltender participates in Canucks’ Development Camp

Andrew Walsh turned heads last season as a member of the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team. A relative unknown to BSU hockey faithful, the Dawson Creek, British Columbia-native was thrust between the pipes in 11 games as a freshman. This week Walsh is again hoping to make an impact as he has been invited to participate in the Vancouver Canucks 2012 Prospect Development Camp.


BSU hockey Select-A-Seat Night set for June 19

The 2012-13 collegiate hockey season may be four months away, but Bemidji State University and its men’s and women’s ice hockey programs are already inviting you to be a part of the action. Great season-ticket seats still remain and Tuesday, June 19, BSU and Beaver Pride are hosting Select-A-Seat Night at Sanford Center.


Bemidji State athletics to reduce price of men’s hockey season tickets

To offset a $2-per-ticket parking fee implemented this summer by Bemidji’s Sanford Center, Bemidji State University has announced it will reduce the price of its men’s ice hockey season tickets by $36.


Bemidji State men’s hockey adds five during regular signing period

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey program today announced the addition of Markus Gerbrandt (Edmonton, Alberta), James Hansen (Maple Grove, Minn.), Brad Robbins (Murrieta, Calif.), Fabian Sivnert (Höllviken, Sweden) and Cory Ward (Las Vegas, N.V.) to the Beaver hockey program for the 2012-13 season. All five incoming student-athletes signed National Letters of Intent during the NCAA’s regular signing period that began April 11.


Bemidji State unveils its 2012-13 men’s ice hockey schedule

Eighteen regular-season home contests and a holiday tournament hosted by Dartmouth College highlight Bemidji State University’s 34-game 2012-13 men’s ice hockey schedule announced today by head coach Tom Serratore.


Fisher signs pro hockey deal with CHL’s Tulsa Oilers

Former Bemidji State University forward Drew Fisher (International Falls, Minn.) has signed a professional contract with the Tulsa Oilers of the Central Hockey League (CHL). The move reunites him with former BSU teammate and fellow International Falls, Minn. native Ryan Cramer (2007-2011).


MacQueen inks a professional contract with Lake Erie

Jamie MacQueen (St. Thomas, Ontario), a former forward for the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team, has signed a professional contract with the Lake Erie Monsters, the American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate of the Colorado Avalanche.


Walters signs with Washington Capitals’ ECHL affiliate South Carolina

Former Bemidji State University forward Shea Walters (Hibbing, Minn.) has signed a professional contract with the Washington Capitols’ East Coast Hockey League (ECHL) affiliate South Carolina Stingrays, the organization today announced.


Hunt parlays college career into professional tryout

The Vancouver Canucks’ American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate Chicago Wolves, today announced that the club has signed former Bemidji State University defenseman Brad Hunt (Ridge Meadows, British Columbia) to an Amateur Tryout (ATO) agreement. Photos: Ross Dettman/Chicago Wolves


Bemidji State comeback falls short at North Dakota 4-3

Down 4-1 with 3:56 left in the game, Jamie MacQueen (Sr., F, St. Thomas, Ontario) scored two goals in just 19 seconds to reel the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team to within a goal of the University of North Dakota, but he nationally-ranked Fighting Sioux would hold on for a 4-3 victory and earn a berth into the Red Baron/WCHA Final Five.


Men's Hockey: Live Blog

Join the Bemidji State University Athletic Media Relations staff at they chronicle all the action from the second game of BSU men's hockey WCHA best-of-three playoff series at North Dakota.


Beavers drop opening game of WCHA playoffs 4-1 at North Dakota

Trailing 2-0 with 6:55 left in the third period, Aaron McLeod (Jr., F, Ottawa, Ontario) potted his ninth goal of the season on the power-play to draw the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team to within a goal, but University of North Dakota would respond 63 seconds later to put the game out of reach and take the first game of the best-of-three Western Collegiate Hockey Association opening-round playoff series, 4-1.


Men's Hockey: Live Blog

Join the Bemidji State University Athletic Media Relations staff at they chronicle all the action from tonight's BSU men's hockey WCHA best-of-three playoff series opener versus North Dakota at Ralph Engelstad Arena.


WCHA tabs 18 Bemidji State student-athletes to all-academic team

Fifteen Bemidji State University student-athletes were recognized today as the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) today doled out its All-WCHA Academic Team. The announcement came as a part of the association’s 2011-12 postseason awards.


WCHA Final Five berth on the line for Bemidji State and North Dakota

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team jumps into postseason play this weekend as the No. 9 seed Beavers travel to fourth-seeded University of North Dakota for a best-of-three Western Collegiate Hockey Association playoff opening-round match up. The series gets underway at 7:37 p.m. Friday with games at 7:07 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, if necessary.


Serratore talks WCHA playoffs

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore met with the media Wednesday (March 7) to discuss the Beavers' Western Collegiate Hockey Association playoff first-round draw University of North Dakota March 9-11.


Anderson and Orban garner Beaver Pride Athlete of the Week honors

Bemidji State University student-athletes Courtney Anderson (Sr., RHP, Virginia, Minn.) and Brance Orban (Jr., F, Lethbridge, Alberta) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week after recording outstanding athletic performances during the week of Feb. 27-March 4.


Bemidji State/North Dakota playoff series to be televised regionally

Bemidji State University hockey fans not lucky enough to find tickets to the Beavers’ Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) playoff first round series at University of North Dakota this weekend (March 9-11) will have the opportunity to view the series locally on the UND Sports Network or Fox College Sports Central.


Tickets available for BSU's WCHA opening-round series at UND

There are a limited number of tickets available for the Bemidji State University men's hockey team's Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) playoff opening-round best-of-three series at University of North Dakota.


Bemidji State holds on for 5-4 victory at Alaska-Anchorage

Brance Orban (Jr., F, Lethbridge, Alberta) netted a pair of goals with an assist and Shea Walters (Sr., F, Hibbing, Minn.) added two goals to lead the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team to a 5-4 victory over University of Alaska-Anchorage Saturday at Sullivan Arena.


Beavers snap losing skid at four; Drop Seawaolves 2-1

Jordan George (Jr., F, Madison, Minn.) scored two first-period goals and Dan Bakala (Sr., G, Calgary, Alberta) turned aside 13 of 14 shots Friday as the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team ended a four-game losing skid by defeating University of Alaska-Anchorage 2-1 in the opening game of the final series of the 2011-12 regular season.


Beavers wrap 2011-12 regular season with league series at UAA

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team (15-16-3; 9-14-3 WCHA) finishes the 2011-12 regular season this weekend as it makes its first trip to Alaska for a Western Collegiate Hockey Association series at University of Alaska-Anchorage (9-21-2; 5-20-1 WCHA).


Serratore discusses BSU's final regular-season series

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore met with the media Monday (Feb. 27) to discuss the Beavers' final regular-season series of 2011-12. The Beavers make their first ever trip to Alaska to battle the University of Alaska-Anchorage in a WCHA series Mar. 2-3.


Badgers down Beavers 4-2; complete sweep

The University Wisconsin scored three unanswered goals in the final 21:30 of play to hand the Bemidji State University men's ice Hockey team a 4-2 loss to complete the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) series sweep Saturday at Sanford Center.


Men's Hockey: Live Blog

Join the Bemidji State University Athletic Media Relations staff at they chronicle all the action from tonight's BSU men's hockey WCHA series finale versus Wisconsin.


Three-goal second period lifts Badgers over Beavers

The University of Wisconsin erased an early deficit scoring three goals in the second period en rout to handing the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team a 4-2 loss in Western Collegiate Hockey Association play Friday at Sanford Center.


Men's Hockey: Live Blog

Join the Bemidji State University Athletic Media Relations staff at they chronicle all the action from tonight's BSU men's hockey WCHA series opener versus Wisconsin.


Bemidji State hosts first-time visitor Badgers

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team (15-14-3; 9-12-3 WCHA) is back at Sanford Center this weekend to host University of Wisconsin (13-15-2; 8-14-2 WCHA) in its final regular season home series of the 2011-12 campaign Feb. 24-25. Friday's series opener is slated or a 7:37 p.m. start and Saturday's finale will commence at 7:07 p.m.


Serratore previews Wisconsin series

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore met with the media Wednesday (Feb. 24) to discuss the Beavers' final regular-season home series of 2011-12. The Beavers welcome first-time visitor University of Wisconsin to Sanford Center for a WCHA series Feb. 24-25.


Hunt becomes BSU's top-scoring defenseman of all time in 4-1 loss

On a night when Brad Hunt (Sr., D, Ridge Meadows, British Columbia) officially etched his name as one of the greatest in Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey history, Erik Haula spoiled the celebration, scoring twice to lead No. 7 University of Minnesota to a 4-1 victory over the Beavers at Mariucci Arena.


No. 7 Minnesota holds BSU scoreless in series-opener

Zach Budish scored a pair of first period goals and the No. 7 University of Minnesota held Bemidji State University to a season-low 13 shots on goal as the Golden Gophers cruised to a 3-0 Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) victory Friday at Mariucci Arena.


Bemidji State/Minnesota series televised by Fox Sports North

Bemidji State University hockey fans not lucky enough to find tickets to the Beavers’ Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) series at University of Minnesota this weekend (Feb. 17-18) will be able to see the games televised locally on Fox Sports North and Fox Sports North Plus.


WCHA series awaits Bemidji State at No. 7 Minnesota

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team is back on the road this weekend for WCHA showdown at No. 7 University of Minnesota. The series will get underway with a 7:07 opening face off Friday and with a 7:07 p.m. start Saturday to wrap up the two-game set. Both games will be played at Mariucci Arena.


Tomcikova and McLeod garner Beaver Pride Athlete of the Week honors

Bemidji State University athletes Zuzana Tomcikova (Sr., G, Bratislava, Slovakia) and Aaron McLeod (Jr., F, Ottawa, Ontario) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week after recording outstanding athletic performances during the week of Feb. 5-12.


WCHA tabs 24 Bemidji State student-athletes as Scholar Athletes

The Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) today announced recipients of its seventh annual WCHA Scholar-Athlete Award. Student-athletes from Bemidji State University comprised 24 of the league-record 110 recipients in 2011-12.


Bakala tabbed WCHA Defensive Player of the Week

The Western Collegiate Hockey Conference (WCHA) announced today that Bemidji State University goaltender Dan Bakala (Sr., Calgary, Alberta) has been selected as the Red Baron® WCHA Defensive Player of the Week after leading the Beavers to a league series sweep over then-No. 10 Colorado College.


Serratore previews Minnesota series

Head Coach Tom Serratore addresses the media regarding the Bemidji State men's hockey team's upcoming WCHA series at No. 7 Minnesota (Feb. 17-18) at his weekly press conference Tuesday (Feb. 14).


Beavers sweep Colorado College with 4-1 win

Jordan George (Jr., F, Madision, Wis.) and Aaron McLeod (Jr., F, Ottawa, Ontario) head netted two points and Dan Bakala (Sr., G, Calgary, Alberta) turned aside 23 shots as the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team defeated No. 10 Colorado College to complete a WCHA series sweep at Sanford Center Saturday.


Men's Hockey: Live Blog

Join the Bemidji State University Athletic Media Relations staff at they chronicle all the action from tonight's BSU men's hockey series finale versus No. 10 Colorado College.


Tosunian’s first collegaite goal lifts BSU over (10) Colorado College

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team scored three third period goals to erase a one-goal deficit and hand No. 10 Colorado College a 4-2 loss Friday at Sanford Center. Brance Orban (Jr., Lethbridge, Alberta) scored two goals to lead the Beavers, while Tyler Tosunian's (Fr., Whittier, Calif.) first collegiate goal 9:49 into the final frame put BSU ahead for good.


Men's Hockey: Live Blog

Join the Bemidji State University Athletic Media Relations Office at they chronicle all the action from tonight's men's hockey series opener versus No. 10 Colorado College.


Beavers to host No. 10 Colorado College

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team (13-12-3; 7-10-3 WCHA) is back at Sanford Center this weekend for WCHA showdown versus No. 10 Colorado College (15-9-2; 12-7-1 WCHA). In addition to serving as the centerpiece to BSU’s 2012 Athletic Hall of Fame weekend, the two-game set marks the close of the Beavers’ season series with CC.


Serratore previews Colorado College series

Head Coach Tom Serratore addresses the media regarding the Bemidji State men's hockey team's upcoming WCHA series versus Colorado College (Feb. 10-11) at his weekly press conference Tuesday (Feb. 7).


Beavers outlast Mavericks to gain 6-4 win in Omaha

Jordan George (Jr., F, Madison, Wis.) posted a goal and two assists and both Ben Kinne (Jr., F. St. Paul, Minn.) and Shea Walters (Sr., F, Hibbing, Minn.) added a goal and an assist Saturday as the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team outlasted University of Nebraska-Omaha to gain a 6-4 victory and three points in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) series at CenturyLink Center in Omaha, Neb.


Beavers and Mavericks skate to 1-1 draw

Bemidji State University goaltender Dan Bakala (Sr., Calgary, Alberta) turned a side 37 University of Nebraska-Omaha shots and held the Mavericks without a goal for 56:20, but goal by Bryce Aneloski late in the third period forced overtime. The teams would settle for a 1-1 tie at CenturyLink Center in Omaha, Neb.


Bemidji State continues WCHA path with series at Nebraska-Omaha

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team (12-12-2; 6-10-2 WCHA) returns to the road this weekend for a weekend WCHA showdown at University of Nebraska-Omaha (12-10-4; 9-6-3 WCHA). The two-game series marks the third and fourth times the teams have met this season and the ninth and 10th occasions the teams have met since the beginning of the 2010-11 season.


Maras and Bakala garner Beaver Pride Athlete of the Week honors

Bemidji State University athletes Kirsten Maras (Sr., Ramsey, Minn.) and Dan Bakala (Sr., G, Calgary, Alberta) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week after recording outstanding athletic performances during the week of Jan. 22-28.


Sarratore discusses BSU's upcoming series at Nebraska-Omaha

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore met with the media to discuss the Beavers' Feb. 3-4 Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) series at University Nebraska-Omaha at his weekly press conference Tuesday (Jan. 31).


Three-goal second period surge push Mavericks to 5-2 victory at BSU

The Bemidji State men's ice hockey team wasn't able to recover from 3-2 2nd period deficit, dropping game two and splitting the weekend series with Minnesota State University, Mankato 5-2. After a scoreless first both teams found off their offense in the second combining for five goals.


George lifts Beavers past Mavericks 2-1

Jordan George's (Jr., Madison, Wis.) goal halfway through the third period put the Beavers ahead for the first time, as they hold on to beat Minnesota State 2-1. Bemidji State improves to 12-11-2; 6-9-2 WCHA, while the Mavericks fall to 8-18-1; 4-14-1 WCHA. Dan Bakala (Sr., Calgary, Alberta) stopped 39 of 40 shots in net to earn his sixth win of the season (6-7-1).


Live Blog: Men's Hockey vs. Minnesota State

Join the Bemidji State Athletic Media Relations staff as it chronicles the action from the Beavers' Western Collegiate Hockey Association series opener between Minnesota State and Bemidji State at Sanford Center. The blog will begin at 7:00 p.m. and is interactive, so be sure to chime in with comments and questions and vote in the polls.


Beavers welcome Mavericks for WCHA series

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team returns to host long-time intrastate rival Minnesota State University, Mankato for a weekend Western Collegiate Hockey Association showdown. The two-game series marks the Mavericks’ first trip to Bemidji as BSU’s WCHA foe and their first look at Sanford Center.


Serratore discusses Minnesota State series

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore met with the media Tuesday to discuss the Beavers' Jan. 27-28 Western Collegiate Hockey Association series versus Minnesota State University, Mankato at his weekly press conference (Jan. 24).


Denver completes sweep with 3-2 victory Saturday

Jason Zucker scored twice and had an assist as the Denver Pioneers defeated the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team 3-2 Saturday at Magness Arena in Denver to complete the series sweep.


Five-goal second period powers Pioneers past Beavers

A five-goal second period propelled the University of Denver men's ice hockey team past Bemidji State University, 6-3, Friday at Magness Arena in Denver, Colo.


Former Beaver Matt Read selected as a 2012 NHL All-Star

After a stellar first half of the 2011-12 season, former Bemidji State University hockey player and current Philadelphia Flyers rookie Matt Read was among 46 players selected today by the National Hockey League (NHL) to play in the 2012 Tim Hortons NHL All-Star Game, to be played Jan. 29 in Ottawa.


Bemidji State/Denver game to be broadcast on ROOT SPORTS™

Bemidji State University hockey fans not planning to make the trip to Denver this weekend will still have the opportunity to see the Beavers open their Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) series versus University of Denver. ROOT SPORTS™ will be at Magness Arena broadcasting the opening game of the series to a regional and satellite audience making the game available nation-wide.


Beavers jump back in to WCHA action at Denver

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team returns from a week of rest and relaxation to the rigors of the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) this weekend as it travels west to the heart of the Rocky Mountains to face the University of Denver for a two-game set. The series is set to get underway at 8:37 p.m. CT Friday with the series finale slated for 8:07 p.m. CT Saturday,


Serratore disscusses WCHA series at Denver

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore met with the media Tuesday to discuss the Beavers' Jan. 13-14 Western Collegiate Hockey Association series at University of Denver at his weekly press conference (Jan. 10).


Walsh named National Rookie of the Month

Bemidji State University freshman goaltender Andrew Walsh (Dawson Creek, British Columbia) has been named Hockey Commissioners’ Association (HCA) National Rookie of the Month for December, Association officials announced today. He becomes the Beavers' first Commissioners' Choice since the program was elevated to the NCAA Division I level prior to the 1999-2000 season.


Boehm breakaway score ignites 2-1 win over Bowling Green

A David Boehm breakaway goal with one second remaining in the second period proved to be the game winner as the Bemidji State University men's hockey team prevailed 2-1 over Bowling Green State University.


Three-goal second period propels Bemidji State to 10th win of the season

Three goals in the second period helped guide the Bemidji State men's hockey team to a 4-1 victory over Bowling Green State University Friday night at Sanford Center. Aaron McLeod, Drew Fisher and Ben Kinne all found the net in the period as the Beavers improve to 10-9-2 (5-7-2 WCHA).


Beavers host Bowling Green to cap 2011 calendar year

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team (9-9-2) returns from a week of rest and relaxation to wrap up the 2011 calendar year and its 2011-12 nonconference schedule this weekend as it hosts first-time opponent Bowling Green State University (6-11-3) for a two-game set at Sanford Center.


Wessling and Walsh garner Beaver Pride Athlete of the Week honors

Bemidji State University athletes Ellie Wessling (So., G/F, Winsted, Minn.) and Andrew Walsh (Fr., G, Dawson Creek, British Columbia) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week after recording outstanding athletic performances during the week of Dec. 12-18.


Walsh tabbed WCHA Rookie of the Week

The Western Collegiate Hockey Conference (WCHA) announced today that Bemidji State University goaltender Andrew Walsh (Fr., Dawson Creek, British Columbia) has been selected as the WCHA Rookie of the Week after leading the Beavers to a pair of shutout victories and a nonconference sweep of the University of Alabama-Huntsville.


Defense and special teams leads BSU to 5-0 win over Ala.-Huntsville

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team got scoring from 10 different players, netted three power-play goals and freshman goaltender Andrew Walsh (Dawson Creek, British Columbia) recorded 27 saves en route to a 5-0 shutout victory to wrap up a nonconference series sweep of the University of Alabama-Huntsville Saturday at Sanford Center.


Rivalry Rekindled; Beavers win 3-0

Backed by a 20 save effort by freshman goaltender Andrew Walsh (Dawson Creek, B.C.), the BSU men's hockey team beat the University of Alabama-Huntsville, 3-0 on Friday night at the Sanford Center.


Alabama-Huntsville returns to Bemidji State

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team continues its six-game homestand this weekend as it welcomes University of Alabama-Huntsville to Sanford Center for a nonconference series. The two-game set marks the 15th consecutive season the Beavers and Chargers have gone head-to-head.


Warmack and Walsh garner Beaver Pride Athlete of the Week honors

Bemidji State University athletes Kate Warmack (So., C, East Grand Forks, Minn.) and Andrew Walsh (Fr., G, Dawson Creek, British Columbia) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week after recording outstanding athletic performances during the week of Dec. 5-11.


Hard work and Love of hockey lead Hunt to success

When Gail Hunt was tying her three-year-old grandson’s skates at skating lessons in the coastal mountain town of Maple Ridge, British Columbia, there was no way for her to know where that dedication would lead. Now 20 years later, her grandson has grown into a 5-foot-nine-inch, 170-pound collegiate hockey player on the verge of leaving the Bemidji State men’s ice hockey program as one of the greatest defenseman to wear the green and white, and Brad Hunt is not done.


Serratore discusses BSU's nonconference series versus Ala.-Huntsville

Bemidji State head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore met with the media Tuesday to discuss the Beavers' Dec. 16-17 nonconference series versus University of Alabama-Huntsville at his weekly press conference (Dec. 13).


Walsh tabbed WCHA Rookie of the Week

The Western Collegiate Hockey Conference (WCHA) announced today that Bemidji State University goaltender Andrew Walsh (Fr., Dawson Creek, British Columbia) has been selected as the WCHA Rookie of the Week after leading the Beavers to 2-1 versus then-No. 13 University of Denver.


The Beaver Dam announces extended holiday hours

The Beaver Dam is making it easy for you to give the give of Green and White this holiday season by announcing extended store hours through Dec. 23. Customers spending at least $100 Dec. 12-17 online or in the store will receive a $10 gift card.


Kinne goal lifts BSU over No. 13 Denver 2-1

A Ben Kinne goal 4:03 into the third period lifted Bemidji State University over No. 13 University of Denver 2-1. Jordan George tallied BSU's other goal and Andrew Walsh tallied a career-high 36 saves as the Beavers improved to 7-9-2 (6-7-2 WCHA).


Live Blog: (13) Denver at Bemidji State

Join the Bemidji State Athletic Media Relations staff as it chronicles the action from the WCHA series finale between Bemidji State and No. 13 Denver at Sanford Center.


Beavers take tough bounce late and No. 13 Denver prevails 3-2

No. 13 University of Denver used two late third period goals to get past the Bemidji State University men's hockey team 3-2 Friday night at Sanford Center.


Bemidji State hosts Denver to open homestand

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team (6-8-2; 4-6-2 WCHA) is back in the comfort of Sanford Center this weekend as it welcomes first-time visitor University of Denver (6-5-3; 4-3-3 WCHA) for a Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) series. Home for just its fourth series of 2011-12, BSU is 3-2-1 at Sanford Center this season.


Warmack and Hunt garner Beaver Pride Athlete of the Week honors

Bemidji State University athletes Kate Warmack (So., C, East Grand Forks, Minn.) and Brad Hunt (Sr., D, Ridge Meadows, British Columbia) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week after recording outstanding athletic performances during the week of Nov. 28-Dec. 4.


Hunt earns WCHA Defensive Player of the Week honor

The Western Collegiate Hockey Conference (WCHA) announced today that Bemidji State University defenseman Brad Hunt (Sr., Ridge Meadows, British Columbia) has been selected WCHA Defensive Player of the Week after helping the Beavers to a three-point weekend at St. Cloud State University Dec. 2-3.


Serratore discusses Denver series at weekely press conference

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore met with the media Tuesday to discuss the Beavers' Dec. 9-10 Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) series versus University of Denver and Brad Hunt's recent accomplishments at his weekly press conference (Dec. 6).


Hunt nets 100th point; Leads Beavers to 3-1 win at St. Cloud State

Brad Hunt (Sr., D, Ridge Meadows, British Columbia) became the sixth defenseman in the history of the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey program to eclipse the 100-point mark Saturday netting the game-winning goal to lead the Beavers to a 3-1 victory at St. Cloud State University.


Wild WCHA contest ends in 6-6 tie for Beavers and Huskies

Junior Jordan George (F, Madison, Minn.) scored two goals and posted an assist to lead the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team to a 6-6 tie with St. Cloud State University Friday at National Hockey Center. Aaron McLeod (Jr., F, Ottawa, Ontario) added a pair of goals and Brad Hunt (Sr., D, Ridge Meadows, British Columbia) posted two assists.


Bemidji State Teddy Bear Toss to be held Dec. 10

The Bemidji State University Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) will host its annual Teddy Bear Toss in conjunction with its hat and mitten drive at BSU men’s and women’s hockey games Dec. 9-10.


Bemidji State men's hockey returns to action; Travels to St. Cloud State

The rubber meets the road this weekend for the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team as it embarks on its only road trip of December. The Beavers travel to St. Cloud, Minn. for a two-game WCHA series versus St. Cloud State University on the Olympic ice sheet of National Hockey Center. Friday's series opener will begin at 7:37 p.m. with a 7:07 opening face off set for the finale Saturday.


Serratore discusses St. Cloud State series with media

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore met with the media Tuesday to discuss the Beavers' Dec. 2-3 Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) series at St. Cloud State University at his weekly press conference (Nov. 29).


Special teams and defense lead Beavers to 1-0 win versus North Dakota

Feb. 7, 1970. That was the last time the Bemidji State University men's hockey team had beaten the University of North Dakota before picking up a 1-0 win over the Fighting Sioux Sunday night at Sanford Center. Jordan George's (Jr., F, Madison, Wis.) second period power-play goal proved to be the only goal of the game as Dan Bakala (Sr., G, Calgary, Alberta) back stopped the Beavers to a shutout of the Fighting Sioux.


Strong third period propels North Dakota past BSU 5-2

The University of North Dakota used third period goals from Mario Lamoureux and two from Ben Blood to get by Bemidji State University 5-2 Saturday night at Sanford Center. The Beavers were tied up 2-2 with the Fighting Sioux after a Shea Walters goal early in the third period but UND quickly answered with their three late goals.


Beavers look to end UND's dominance in rivalry this weekend

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team is back in the comfort of Sanford Center this weekend as it hosts regional rival University of North Dakota for a two-game Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) series. The Beavers, 4-7-1 overall and 2-5-1 in WCHA play, seek their first victory versus UND (3-6-1; 1-5-0 WCHA) since Feb. 7, 1970--a streak spanning 21 games (0-20-1).


Bemidji State inks one during early signing period

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey program today announced the signing of defenseman Graeme McCormack (Thunder Bay, Ontario) to a National Letter of Intent during the NCAA’s early signing period (Nov. 9-16). McCormack is currently top-scoring defenseman in the BCHL and is playing for Nanaimo Clippers.


Serratore previews the Beavers' series versus North Dakota

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore met with the media Wednesday to discuss the Beavers' upcoming WCHA series (Nov. 19-20) versus North Dakota at his weekly press conference (Nov. 16).


Beavers fall to Nebraska-Omaha 5-1

Terry Broadhurst scored twice and Jayson Megna added a pair of assists to lift the University of Nebraska-Omaha over the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team in Western Collegiate Hockey Association play Saturday at Sanford Center.


Beavers skate to 3-3 tie with UNO

Bemidji State junior Jordan George (F,Madison, Wis.) scores with 0:58 seconds left in regulation to force overtime, as Beavers earn 3-3 tie vs. Nebraska-Omaha. Full recap to follow


Beavers return home; Look to continue series dominance

Eleven games into the 2011-12 season, the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team is back in the comfort of Sanford Center for its second home series Nov. 11-12 as it hosts Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) foe University of Nebraska-Omaha. The series begins an eight-week stretch during which the Beavers will play 10 of 12 games on their home ice.


Serratore previews Nebraska-Omaha series

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore met with the media Tuesday to discuss the Beavers upcoming WCHA series (Nov. 11-12) versus Nebraska-Omaha at his weekly press conference (Nov. 8).


Lake Superior State holds on for 2-1 victory

No. 13 Lake Superior State University dominated play early and clung to a one-goal lead late to salvage a 2-1 victory over the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team and a nonconference series split at Taffy Abel Arena in Sault Sainte Marie, Mich. Saturday.


George lifts Beavers to 3-2 overtime win at Lake Superior State

Bemidji State took and early two-goal lead, but No. 13 Lake Superior State battled back to push the game to overtime with a goal in the second and another in the third. With 41.1 left in the extra frame, Jordan George (Jr., F, Madison, Wis.) put a one-timer in the back of the net to give the Beavers the victory 3-2.


BSU seeks first road win since Oct. 7 at Lake Superior State

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team (2-5-0; 2-4-0 WCHA) is back on the road this weekend (Nov. 4-5) as it makes the trip to Sault Sainte Marie, Mich. for a nonconference affair with Lake Superior State University (7-1-0; 5-1-0 CCHA) of the Central Collegiate Hockey Association (CCHA). Each game is set to begin at 6:00 p.m. at LSSU’s Taffy Abel Arena.


Serratore previews Lake Superior State series

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore met with the media Tuesday to discuss the Beavers upcoming nonconference series (Nov. 4-5) at Lake Superior State University at his weekly press conference (Nov. 1).


Bemidji State nipped by No. 15 Bulldogs 1-0

Jack Connolly broke a scoreless deadlock on a power-play goal at the 11:21 mark of the third period and goaltender Kenny Reiter would make 23 saves en route to his first shutout of the season and lead No. 15 University of Minnesota Duluth to a 1-0 victory over Bemidji State University Saturday at AMSOIL Arena. With the win, the Bulldogs completed the WCHA series sweep.


No. 15 Minnesota Duluth scores six straight to top Beavers 6-2

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team (3-4-0; 2-3-0 WCHA) scored on its first two shots of the night, but the defending NCAA Division I Champion University of Minnesota Duluth (3-3-1; 1-2-1 WCHA) scored six unanswered goals to earn a 6-2 victory over the Beavers at AMSOIL Arena Friday evening.


Beavers look to extend winning streak at Minnesota Duluth

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team (3-3-0; 2-2-0 WCHA) is back on the road this weekend (Oct. 28-29) as it makes the trip 150 miles east to Duluth, Minn. to battle the defending NCAA Division I champions University of Minnesota Duluth (2-3-1; 0-2-0 WCHA) in a Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) two-game set. Each game is set to begin at 7:07 p.m. at UMD’s new AMSOIL Arena.


Feature: Stepping out from his father’s footsteps

Danny Mattson grew up hearing stories about the Bemidji State hockey family. He learned about legendary coach R.H. “Bob” Peters, the successes of his teams and how he preached hard work, loyalty and commitment. For Mattson, son of Terry Mattson, a fixture on the Bemidji State blueline from 1985-88, a passion for hockey was inherited.


Vichorek and Walsh named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week

Bemidji State University athletes Montana Vichorek (Sr., D, Moose Lake, Minn.) and Andrew Walsh (Fr., G, Dawson Creek, British Columbia) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week after recording outstanding athletic performances during the week of Oct. 17-23.


Serratore previews Minnesota Duluth series

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore met with the media Tuesday to discuss the Beavers upcoming WCHA series (Oct. 28-29) at defending national champion University of Minnesota Duluth at his weekly press conference (Oct. 25).


Walsh named WCHA Defensive Player of the Week

The Western Collegiate Hockey Conference (WCHA) announced today that Bemidji State University goaltender Andrew Walsh (Fr., Dawson Creek, British Columbia) has been selected WCHA Defensive Player of the Week after backstopping the Beavers to a sweep over previously-unbeaten Michigan Tech Oct. 21-22.


Kinne powers BSU past Michigan Tech 3-1

Ben Kinne tallied a goal and an assist as the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team picked up a 3-1 victory over Michigan Tech to earn the WCHA series sweep. The Beavers improve to 3-3-0 (2-2-0 WCHA). The Huskies fall to 4-2-0 (2-2-0).


Beavers outlast Huskies 6-5 in home opener

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team was down 3-1 13 minutes into the opening period Friday, but stormed back to own a 4-3 lead at the end of the frame and would eventually hold on for a 6-5 victory against Michigan Technological University in the home opener at Sandford Center.


Beavers host unbeaten Michigan Tech for home opener

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team (1-3-0; 0-2-0 WCHA) returns to Sanford Center to open the 2011-12 home season this weekend versus unbeaten Michigan Technological University (4-0-0; 2-0-0 WCHA). The teams open the WCHA series Friday at 7:37 p.m. and will complete the two-game set with a 7:07 p.m. opening faceoff Saturday’s finale.


Mayor Larson issues Go Green! proclamation

This week, the Mayor of Bemidji, David A. Larson, issued a proclamation making Oct. 21-22, 2011 Go Green! days in Bemidji, in recognition of the BSU men’s hockey team’s home opening weekend. The same proclamation makes all Fridays until the end of the academic year Go Green! Fridays.


Serratore previews Michigan Tech series

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore met with the media to discuss the Beavers' 2011-12 home-opening series versus unbeaten Michigan Tech Oct. 21-22 at his weekly press conference, Tuesday (Oct. 18).


No. 8 Colorado College outlasts Bemidji State, 6-4

Holding the lead on four different occasions, which included a 4-3 edge to open the third period, the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team, led by Radoslav Illo's career-high three-point night, saw No. 8 Colorado College score three unanswered goals during the final 20 minutes Saturday as the Tigers outlasted the Beavers to gain a 6-4 victory and a series sweep.


No. 8 Colorado College drops Bemidji State in WCHA-opener, 3-1

Bemidji State University newcomer Mitch Cain (Fr., F, Fort Frances, Ontario) netted a goal in his first collegiate game, but that was all the offense the Beavers could muster as No. 8 Colorado College capitalized on a pair of turnovers to spoil BSU’s Western Collegiate Hockey Association opener, 3-1, Friday at World Arena in Colorado Springs, Colo.


Beavers open WCHA slate at No. 8 Colorado College

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team breaks the seal on it second season as members of the Western Collegiate Hockey Association this weekend as it hits the road for two-game set at Colorado College. The nationally-ranked Tigers welcome the Beavers to World Arena in Colorado Springs, Colo. to open the series Friday at 8:37 p.m. (CST) before wrapping up the series Saturday at 8:07 p.m. (CST).


Serratore previews WCHA-opener at Colorado College

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore met with the media Tuesday (Oct. 11) to discuss the Beavers' 2011-12 Western Collegiate Hockey Association-opening series at (8) Colorado College Oct. 14-15 at his weekly press conference.


No. 1 Miami edges Bemidji State with short-handed goal late

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team went toe-to-toe with the nation’s top-ranked team, Miami University, for 55 minutes Saturday, but a short-handed goal by Matt Tomassoni in the game’s final minutes proved too much as the RedHawks earned a 3-2 victory to split in the season-opening, nonconference series in Oxford, Ohio.


McLeod’s three-point effort pushes Beavers past No. 1 Miami, 5-3

Junior forward Aaron McLeod (Ottawa, Ontario) scored twice and the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team got two goals in the final 6:10 of play to defeat No. 1 Miami University 5-3 at Steve Cady Arena in Oxford, Ohio.


Lakeland Public Television to broadcast BSU men’s hockey in 2011-12

Bemidji State University men’s hockey games will again be televised on Lakeland Public Television in 2011-12. 18-game BSU hockey coverage begins Oct. 21-22 when the Beavers host Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) foe Michigan Tech.


Bemidji State opens 2011-12 campaign at (1/2) Miami

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team lifts the lid on its 56th season of intercollegiate hockey this weekend as it hits the road for a nonconference series at Miami University. The nationally-ranked RedHawks welcome the Beavers to Oxford, Ohio and Steve Cady Arena to open the series Friday at 6:35 p.m. (CST) before wrapping up the two-game set Saturday at 6:05 p.m. (CST).


Matt Read sticks with the Philadelphia Flyers

When the National Hockey League’s (NHL) 2011-12 season gets underway next week, Bemidji State University will be represented by two players that have found opening-day roles on clubs playing at the highest level of ice hockey. Former BSU forwards Matt Read (2007-11) will play for the Philadelphia Flyers and Andrew Murray (2001-05) settled in on the San Jose roster.


Serratore previews the 2011-12 regular season opener

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore meet with the media to discuss the Beavers' 2011-12 season-opening series at (1) Miami University (Ohio) Oct. 7-8, Tuesday (Oct. 5) at his weekly press conference.


Seven goals send Beavers past University of Regina in exhibition

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team used seven goals Sunday night to get the victory over University of Regina in an exhibition game.


Beavers hit the ice to offically begin the 2011-12 season

What can fans of BSU hockey expect for an encore to a 2010-11 season that saw a first-round playoff sweep at Nebraska-Omaha, an OT victory versus eventual National Champion Minnesota Duluth at the Final Five, new league membership and the opening of one of the finest facilities in college hockey? Head coach Tom Serratore couldn’t make a prediction, but pointed out the team looks to build on that foundation as it prepares for 2011-12.


WCHA Coaches pick Denver as favorites for MacNaughton Cup

With the official beginning of the 2011-12 season just days away, the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) coaches have entered their predictions for the upcoming season as the Grand Forks Herald unveiled its 41st Annual Preseason WCHA Coaches’ Poll.


Serratore previews the 2011-12 season and exhibition opener

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore took time to meet with the media to discuss the 2011-12 season, his team and the Oct. 2 exhibition opener versus the University of Regina Tuesday (Sept. 27) at his first media day of the season.


WCHA media tab Bemidji State 10th in preseason poll

The Denver Pioneers, who finished second in the WCHA standings a year ago before falling to North Dakota in the NCAA Midwest Regional Final, earned the top spot in this year’s 94X WCHA Preseason Media Poll. The survey of media members covering the league was released today.


Bemidji State hockey single-game tickets go on sale Friday

The Bemidji State University Department of Athletics has announced that single game tickets for the 2011-12 BSU men’s hockey season will go on sale Friday (Sept. 16) at 10 a.m. Adult tickets range from $21-$41 per game and can be purchased at the Sanford Center Box Office, at any Ticketmaster outlet, online at ticketmaster.com or by calling 1-800-745-3000.


Hundreds attend hockey Select-a-Seat

Hundreds of Beaver hockey fans attended Select-a-Seat Night Tuesday at Sanford Center. In addition to those that were at the event to purchase season tickets or get a first-hand look at their vantage point for the upcoming hockey season, friends of the program and fans had the opportunity to socialize with BSU athletics staff, coaches and players.


Bemidji State hockey student season tickets go on sale Monday

The ice is in at Sanford Center and the 2011-12 hockey season is less than one month away so its time to secure your seat in the Bemidji State University Beaver Dam student section. Student hockey season tickets go on sale Monday at 6 a.m. at the Hobson Memorial Union Information Desk on the campus of Bemidji State University.


Alaska, Ferris State and Lake Superior State accept WCHA membership invitations

Less than 24 hours after receiving formal invitations to the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA), the University of Alaska Fairbanks, Ferris State University and Lake Superior State University have made their intentions known. All three teams have accepted membership offers and will join the Association beginning with the 2013-14 season.


WCHA extends membership invitations to five CCHA-member schools

The Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) today (Aug. 25) extended invitations to five Central Collegiate Hockey Association (CCHA) member institutions to join the league beginning with the 2013-14 season. Those CCHA institutions that were extended membership invitations are University of Alaska Fairbanks, Bowling Green State University, Ferris State University, Lake Superior State University and Western Michigan University.


WCHA and CCHA hold joint meeting

Members of the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) and the Central Collegiate Hockey Association (CCHA) met jointly today (Aug. 23) in Chicago, working from an agenda that included sharing information about each other, engaging in productive discussions about the challenges that each institution and each conference face, and seeking common ground to work together for the betterment of the parties involved and of college hockey in general.


Northern Michigan to Rejoin WCHA Family

The Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) is extremely pleased to announce today (July 20, 2011) that former conference member Northern Michigan University will be re-joining the Association family effective with the 2013-14 season. The NMU Wildcats were unanimously approved for membership in a conference call of league members held earlier today.


Friends and alumni gather for 14th Annual Galen Nagle Golf Tournament

Joel Otto and Drey Bradley celebrate Bradley's birdie put on the Bemidji Town and Country Club's hole number five Friday as a part of the 14th Annual Galen Nagle Golf Tournament. Bradley and Otto were teammates on Bemidji State's undefeated (31-0) national championship team in 1983-84.


WCHA membership endorses expansion for 2013-14 season

The Chief Executive Officers of the five Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) programs committed to the league for the 2013-14 season met Friday in St. Paul, Minn. to discuss issues regarding the future of the Association.


The WCHA comments on announcement of new hockey conference

As expected, five members of the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) announced Tuesday they would be leaving the association to participate in the start-up NCAA Division I National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) beginning with the 2013-14 season. The departing members include: Denver, Colorado College, Minnesota Duluth, Nebraska-Omaha and North Dakota. The announcement came just months after Minnesota and Wisconsin made public their intentions to leave the league for the Big Ten Conference, and further accelerates the changing landscape in collegiate hockey.


Bemidji State remains in good academic standing with NCAA

The Bemidji State University men’s and women’s ice hockey teams have again met the Academic Progress Rate (APR) standards set fourth by the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA). These scores provide performance benchmarks for all NCAA Division I programs under the Association’s standards for academic progress and performance beginning with data from the 2006-07 and extending through the 2009-10 academic year.


Bemidji State remains in good academic standing with NCAA

The Bemidji State University men’s and women’s ice hockey teams have again met the Academic Progress Rate (APR) standards set fourth by the NCAA. These scores provide performance benchmarks for all NCAA Division I programs under the Association’s standards for academic progress and performance beginning with data from the 2006-07 and extending through the 2009-10 academic year.


BSU hockey Select-A-Seat Night/pre-priced surplus sale set for June 1

The 2011-12 collegiate hockey season is just over four months away, but Bemidji State University and its men’s and women’s ice hockey programs are already inviting you to be a part of the action.


BSU hockey Select-A-Seat Night/pre-priced surplus sale set for June 1

June 1, Sanford Center will be open from 5-8 p.m. providing potential season-ticket holders an opportunity to view which seat locations are available for the upcoming season, to stock up on BSU gear at the Beaver Dam Store and to get a behind-the-scenes look around Sanford Center--one of the premier venues in collegiate hockey. In addition, BSU is holding a pre-priced surplus sale in the south concourse.


Adams selected to Capitol One Academic All-District V team

Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey defenseman Ryan Adams (Sr., Deloraine, Manitoba) has been selected to the 2010-11 Capital One Academic All-District® V Men’s At-Large Team, selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Adams, a Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) Scholar Athlete, earned a first team nod and will now be included on the 2010-11 University Division Capitol One/CoSIDA Academic All-America® ballot.


Adams selected to Capitol One Academic All-District V team

Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey defenseman Ryan Adams (Sr., Deloraine, Manitoba) has been selected to the 2010-11 Capital One Academic All-District® V Men’s At-Large Team, selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Adams, a Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) Scholar Athlete, earned a first team nod and will now be included on the 2010-11 University Division Capitol One/CoSIDA Academic All-America® ballot.


Kinne, Areshenko and Hunt to captain 2011-12 BSU men’s hockey team

Ben Kinne (Jr., St. Paul, Minn.), Jake Areshenko (Jr., Port Coquitlam, British Columbia) and Brad Hunt (Sr., Ridge Meadows, British Columbia) will serve as the captains of the 2011-12 Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team. Kinne will wear the “C” and captain the team, while Areshenko and Hunt were named alternate captains.


Kinne, Areshenko and Hunt to captain 2011-12 BSU men’s hockey team

Ben Kinne (Jr., St. Paul, Minn.), Jake Areshenko (Jr., Port Coquitlam, British Columbia) and Brad Hunt (Sr., Ridge Meadows, British Columbia) will serve as the captains of the 2011-12 Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team. Kinne will wear the “C” and captain the team, while Areshenko and Hunt were named alternate captains.


Bemidji State unveils its 2011-12 men’s ice hockey schedule

Eighteen regular-season home contests and its first meeting with Bowling Green State University highlight Bemidji State University’s 37-game 2011-12 men’s ice hockey schedule announced today by head coach Tom Serratore. In addition to the Beavers’ 28-game Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) slate, BSU has eight nonconference contests which include a home series versus long-time rival University of Alabama Huntsville and an exhibition game.


Bemidji State unveils its 2011-12 men’s ice hockey schedule

Eighteen regular-season home contests and its first meeting with Bowling Green State University highlight Bemidji State University’s 37-game 2011-12 men’s ice hockey schedule announced today by head coach Tom Serratore. In addition to the Beavers’ 28-game WCHA slate, BSU has eight nonconference contests which include a home series versus long-time rival University of Alabama Huntsville and an exhibition game.


Buerkle and Read named Bemidji State Student-Athletes of the Year

Bemidji State University’s Kristi Buerkle (Sr., Stacy, Minn.) and Matt Read (Sr., Ilderton, Ontario) were named as the 2010-11 Bemidji State University Female and Male Student-Athletes of the Year, tonight at the BSU Student-Athlete Appreciation Banquet Thursday at Sanford Center. In addition, Mackenzie Haupert (Fr., Andover, Minn.) James Ellisor (Jr., F, Glendale, Ariz.) were selected BSU’s 2010-11 Female and Male Newcomers of the Year.


Bemidji State men’s hockey adds four more for 2011-12 season

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey program today announced the addition of Mitch Cain (Fort Frances, Ontario), Danny Mattson (Minneapolis, Minn.), Sean Rudy (Long Sault, Ontario) and Andrew Walsh (Dawson Creek, British Columbia) to the Beaver hockey program for the 2011-12 season. All four incoming student-athletes signed National Letters of Intent during the NCAA’s regular signing period that began April 13.


Read finishes among top 10 for Lowe's Senior CLASS Award

Former Bemidji State University forward Matt Read (Ilderton, Ontario) finishing among the top 10 finalist for the 2010-11 Lowe's Senior CLASS award announced today by Lowe's, at the NCAA Men's Frozen Four in St. Paul, Minn.


Read makes the most of his pro debut weekend

Former Bemidji State University men's ice hockey standout Matt Read (Ilderton, Ontario) made his professional hockey debut with the Philadelphia Flyers' AHL affiliate Adirondack Phantoms March 25 and scored a game-winning power-play goal in just his second of three games played over the weekend.


Matt Read signs with the Philadelphia Flyers

The Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League announced today that the team has signed Matt Read (F, Ilderton, Ontario) to a contract beginning with the 2011-12 season.


Hafdahl and Walters named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week

Bemidji State University’s Meg Hafdahl (So., Virginia, Minn.) and Shea Walters (Jr., F, Hibbing, Minn.) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week after recording outstanding athletic performances between March 14-20.


Denver bumps Bemidji State from WCHA Final Five

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team's inaugural season in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association came to an abrupt end Friday at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minn. The University of Denver scored four unanswered goals in the third period to down the Beavers 6-4 in the the Red Baron WCHA Final Five.


Walters' OT power-play goal propels BSU to Final Five semifinal

The Beavers needed overtime, but 6:12 into the extra frame, Shea Walters (Jr., F, Hibbing, Minn.) scored on the power-play to defeat the No. 3 seed University of Minnesota Duluth 3-2 and propel Bemidji State to the 2011 Red Baron WCHA Final Five semifinals. The Beavers will face the No. 2 seed University of Denver tomorrow at 2 p.m.


Buerkle and Read garner Beaver Pride Athlete of the Week honors

Bemidji State University’s Kristi Buerkle (Sr., Stacy, Minn.) and Matt Read (Sr., F, 5-10, Ilderton, Ontario) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week after recording outstanding athletic accomplishments during the week of March 7-13.


Bemidji State and Minnesota Duluth set for Final Five Opening Round

Making its first Red Baron WCHA Final Five appearance, the 14-17-5 Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team opens play at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minn. as the No. 6 seed and will face Minnesota Duluth (21-13-2), the tournament’s No. 3 seed, Thursday a 3:37 p.m. The winner of game one advances to the semifinals to face No. 2 University of Denver Friday at 2:07 p.m.


Serratore previews BSU's Final Five debut versus Minnesota Duluth

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore discusses BSU's Red Baron WCHA Final Five debut versus Minnesota Duluth at his weekly press conference on March 15.


Bakala grabs Inside College Hockey National Player of the Week award

On the heels of a best-of-three WCHA playoff sweep over University of Nebraska-Omaha Bemidji State University junior goaltender Dan Bakala (Calgary, Alberta) was named as the Inside College Hockey Player of the Week in a website posting by insidecollegehockey.com Monday.


The Beaver Dam announces extended hours for BSU’s postseason run

The Beaver Dam is making it easy for you to ‘Go Green’ to support the Bemidji State University men’s hockey team’s postseason run. The official source of BSU athletics wear is announcing extended store hours, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. March 14-16.


Bemidji State to face Minnesota Duluth in WCHA Final Five debut

Fresh off is first playoff series win as a member of the Western Collegiate College Hockey Association, the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team has been seeded No. 6 and will play the No. 3 seed University of Minnesota Duluth to open the 2011 WCHA Red Baron Final Five Thursday. Game 1 is set for a 3:37 p.m. opening face-off at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minn.


Bakala backstops the Beavers to WCHA Final Five

Buoyed by a 41-save performance by junior goaltender Dan Bakala (Calgary, Alberta), the 10-seeded Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team used a pair of goals by Matt Read (Sr., F, Ilderton, Ontario) and another from Jamie MacQueen (Jr., F, St. Thomas, Ontario) to down three-seeded University of Nebraska-Omaha, 3-1, and advance to the Red Baron WCHA Final Five at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minn. March 17-19.


BSU drops No. 12 UNO in first game of best-of-three playoff series

Goaltender Dan Bakala (Jr., Calgary, Alberta) posted a career-high 46 saves and Jamie MacQueen (Jr., F, St. Thomas, Ontario) scored the game-winner with 1:53 to play Friday as the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team defeated No. 12 University of Nebraska Omaha 4-2 in the first game of a best-of-three WCHA Playoff series at Quest Center in Omaha, Neb.


WCHA tabs 21 Bemidji State student-athletes to all-academic team

Twenty-one Bemidji State University student-athletes were recognized today when the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) today announced its All-WCHA Academic Team. The announcement came as a part of the association’s postseason awards.


Beavers and Mavericks battle for the right to make Final Five debut

With the 2010-11 regular season behind it, the Bemidji State University men’s hockey team opens the WCHA playoffs as the No. 10 seed and will face fellow league newcomer University of Nebraska at Omaha the tournament’s No. 3 seed, at the Quest Center in Omaha, Neb. March 11-13. The best-of-three series is set to get underway Friday at 7:37 p.m.


Anderson and McLeod garner Beaver Pride Athlete of the Week honors

Bemidji State University’s Courtney Anderson (Jr., P, 6-0, Virginia, Minn.) and Aaron McLeod (So., F, 5-9, Ottawa, Ontario) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week after recording outstanding athletic performances during the week of Feb. 28-March 6.


Serratore previews WCHA first round match up with Nebraska Omaha

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore discusses BSU's upcoming Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) best-of-three playoff match up at University of Nebraska Omaha during his weekly press conference on March 8.


WCHA newcomers to meet in opening round of league playoffs

They joined the league together, they played each other four times in their inaugural seasons and now the Bemidji State University and University of Nebraska Omaha men’s ice hockey teams will face each other in the opening round of the 2011 Western Collegiate Hockey Association playoffs March 11-13.


Minnesota edges BSU in 2010-11 finale, 3-2

Nick Bjugstad scored just 20 seconds into overtime to lift the University of Minnesota over Bemidji State in Saturday's regular-season finale. The overtime-winner capped a two goal night for Bjugstad and a three-goal comeback for the Golden Gophers.


Hunt scores in final seconds to force 3-3 tie with Gophers

Brad Hunt (Jr., Def., Ridge Meadows, British Columbia) netted the game-tying goal with 19 seconds remaining in the third period while on the power play to help the Bemidji State University men's hockey team tie the University of Minnesota 3-3 Friday night at the Sanford Center.


Bemidji State hosts Minnesota to cap 2010-11 regular season

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team returns to Sanford Center this weekend to wrap up the 2010-11 regular season. The Beavers host the University of Minnesota in the inaugural Western Collegiate Hockey Association meeting between the teams as the Golden Gophers make their first trip to Bemidji since an Oct. 14, 2000 game at the John S. Glas Fieldhouse to open the 2000-01 campaign.


Bemidji State/Minnesota series televised regionally and nationally

Bemidji State University hockey fans not lucky enough to get tickets to the Beavers’ final series of the 2010-11 regular season will still have the opportunity to see BSU host the University of Minnesota in Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) play locally, regionally and nationally.


Serratore discusses BSU's upcoming series with Minnesota

Bemidji State University head coach Tom Serratore disscussed the Beavers' upcoming regular-season finale versus the University of Minnesota at his weekly press conference March 1.


Whiteout Weekend set for BSU’s final regular-season series

The Bemidji State University Department of Athletics, Beaver Hockey and Midcontinent Communications are calling for a “whiteout” at Sanford Center March 4-5 for the Beaver men’s ice hockey team’s final series of the 2010-11 regular season versus the University of Minnesota.


Bemidji State falls 5-1; Drops series at No. 1 North Dakota

No. 1 North Dakota used a four-goal second period to drop the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team, 5-1, Sunday at Ralph Engelstad Arena and complete the season series sweep.


No. 1 North Dakota tops BSU 5-2

Top-ranked University of North Dakota potted three power-play goals en route to a 5-2 victory over Bemidji State University to open the WCHA series Saturday at Ralph Engelstad Arena. Jason Gregoire and Matt Frattin each collected two goals for the Fighting Sioux.


Bemidji State/North Dakota series televised regionally and nationally

Bemidji State University hockey fans not making the trip to Grand Forks, N.D. this weekend will still have the opportunity to see the Beavers face No. 1 University of North Dakota in Western Collegiate Hockey Association play. The Fighting Sioux Network along with Fox College Sports will air both games live from Ralph Engelstad Arena.


Beavers take five-game unbeaten streak to No. 1 North Dakota

Four months after the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team opened WCHA play versus the University of North Dakota (Oct. 15-16), the Beavers hit the road this weekend to face the same Fighting Sioux squad for the team’s final road trip of its inaugural season in the league. The rare Saturday-Sunday series is set to get underway Saturday at 3:37 p.m. with a 3:37 p.m. start Sunday to wrap up the series at Ralph Engelstad Arena.


Limited tickets remain as BSU hosts Minnesota March 4-5

The Bemidji State University Department of Athletics in conjunction with the Sanford Center Box Office today announced that remaining tickets for the Beavers March 4-5 Western Collegiate Hockey Association match up with University of Minnesota have been released for purchase by the general public.


Special teams power BSU past Colorado College 2-1

Brance Orban (So., F, Lethbridge, Alberta) and Jamie MacQueen (Jr., F, St. Thomas, Ontario) both scored on the power play Saturday, while Dan Bakala (Jr., G, Calgary, Alberta) turned away 34 shots to help lift the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team past Colorado College, 2-1, at Sanford Center.


Beavers battle back to earn tie versus No. 18 Colorado College

The Bemidji State men's ice hockey team trailed at four different times Saturday at Sanford Center but battled back to earn a 5-5 tie with No. 18 Colorado College to open the Western Collegiate Hockey Association series.


Beavers to host Colorado College in Tigers' first visit to Bemidji

The Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team returns to Sanford Center this weekend after a four-game road swing to host Colorado College in Bemidji, Minn. for the first time. The inaugural WCHA series between the teams is slated to get underway Friday at 7:37 p.m. with the series finale is set for Saturday at 7:07 p.m.


Serratore discusses BSU's upcomming match up with Colorado College

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore previews BSU's upcoming Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) series versus Colorado College during his weekly press conference on Feb. 16.


Beavers edge Michigan Tech 1-0 for the Winter Carnival title

Bemidji State University sophomore Jordan George (F, Madison) scored with just 1:33 remaining Saturday to break a 0-0 deadlock and propel the Beavers to a three-point weekend at Michigan Tech. Dan Bakala (Jr., G, Calgary, Alberta) turned away 23 shots in the victory for his sixth career shutout.


Beavers and Huskies tie 2-2 in WCHA play

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team bounced back from a one-goal deficit on a goal from Aaron McLeod (So., F, Ottawa, Ontario) late, but tied 2-2 at the end of regulation, the teams played the five-minute extra frame without a goal and settled for a tie and a point in the standings.


WCHA selects 21 Bemidji State student-athletes for Scholar Athlete Award

The Western Collegiate Hockey Association today announced recipients of its sixth annual WCHA Scholar-Athlete Award. Student-athletes from Bemidji State comprise 21 of the 90 recipients not only set the pace for all member institutions, none of BSU's WCHA counterparts received more than 12 selections.


Bemidji State set for first WCHA meeting with Michigan Tech

The Bemidji State men’s hockey team wraps up a four-game road swing this weekend as it travels to Michigan’s Upper Peninsula for its first WCHA meeting with Michigan Tech. The series, which is a centerpiece of the Huskies’ annual Winter Carnival, gets underway Friday at 6:07 (CST) from the John MacInnes Student Ice Arena. Saturday’s series finale is scheduled as a rare Saturday matinee beginning at 4:07 p.m.


Serratore previews BSU's upcoming series at Michigan Tech

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore discusses BSU's upcoming Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) series at Michigan Tech during his weekly press conference on Feb. 9.


Wolak and Bakala garner Beaver Pride Athlete of the Week honors

BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Bemidji State University’s Katherine Wolak (Jr., 5-7, Geneseo, Ill.) and Dan Bakala (Jr., G, 5-11, 185, Calgary, Alberta) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week after recording outstanding athletic accomplishments during the week of Jan. 31-Feb. 6.


Bakala earns WCHA Defensive Player of the Week honor

The Western Collegiate Hockey Conference (WCHA) announced today that Bemidji State University goaltender Dan Bakala (Jr., Calgary, Alberta) has been selected WCHA Co-Defensive Player of the Week after stopping 81 of 84 shots on net in a league series at Minnesota State University, Mankato Feb. 4-5.


George and Read propel Beavers to 4-1 victory at Minnesota State

Sophomore Jordan George (So., F, Madison, Wis.) recorded two goals and Matt Read (Sr., F, Ilderton, Ontario) added three helpers to power the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team to a 4-1 victory over Minnesota State University, Mankato at the Verizon Wireless Center Saturday.


Mavericks slide past Bemidji State in ovetime, 2-1

Bemidji State University goaltender Dan Bakala (Jr., Calgary, Alberta) stopped a career-high 41 of 43 shots and Jordan George (So., F, Madison, Wis.) posted his 10th goal of the season to match Minnesota State, 1-1, with just over two minutes to play, but Bemidji, Minn. native Channing Boe netted a blast 2:32 into the extra frame to give MSU the win, 2-1.


Beavers look to snap six game skid versus Minnesota State

The Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team hits the road this weekend opening a four-game road swing in search of its first win since Jan. 15. The team will travel south to Mankato, Minn. to battle long-time rival Minnesota State for the first time as Western Collegiate Hockey Association foes. The series is set for a 7:37 p.m. start Friday and a 7:07 opening face-off Saturday from Verizon Wireless Center.


Lowe's Senior CLASS Award in hockey finalists include BSU's Matt Read

Bemidji State University men's ice hockey captain Matt Read (Sr., F, Ilderton, Ontario) has been named as one of 10 finalists for the 2011 Lowe's Senior CLASS Award in hockey.


Serratore comments on upcoming series at Minnesota State

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore discusses BSU's upcoming Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) series at Minnesota State University, Mankato during his weekly press conference on Feb. 1.


St. Cloud completes series sweep of Bemidji State with 5-1 victory

The St. Cloud State University men's ice hockey team scored three times during the first 10 minutes of Saturday's Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) game at Sanford Center and Bemidji State University would not recover dropping the game 5-1.


Live Blog: Men's Hockey vs. St. Cloud State

Please join the Bemidji State Athletic Media Relations staff they chronicle all the action from Saturday's contest between the BSU men's hockey team and St. Cloud State University.


Dowd; Huskies steal 2-1 overtime victory in waning moments of OT

St. Cloud State University got a goal from Nic Dowd with just 28.5 seconds remaining in overtime to steal a 2-1 victory from Bemidji State University Friday as the Huskies and Beavers opened a Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) series at the Sanford Center.


Live Blog: Men's Hockey vs. St. Cloud State

Please join the Bemidji State Athletic Media Relations staff as they chronicle all the action from Friday night's contest between BSU men's hockey and St. Cloud State.


Beavers host St. Cloud State in first home series of 2011

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team returns to the Sanford Center for the first time since Dec. 4 as it welcomes long-time rival St. Cloud State University to Bemidji, Minn. for a Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) two-game set. The series is slated to get underway Friday at 7:37 p.m., while Saturday, the teams will drop the puck for the series finale at 7:07 p.m.


Serratore discusses WCHA home series versus St. Cloud State

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore discussed BSU's upcoming WCHA home series versus St. Cloud State University during his weekly press conference on Jan. 19.


WCHA names Adams Defensive Player of the Week

The Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) announced today that Bemidji State University defenseman Ryan Adams (Sr., Deloraine, Manitoba) has been selected as the Red Baron® WCHA Defensive Player of the Week for his defensive contribution to the Beavers’ three-point road series at then-No. 10 University of Nebraska Omaha.


Read’s overtime goal lifts Bemidji State past No. 10 Nebraska Omaha, 3-2

The Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team needed overtime again Saturday, but a Matt Read (Sr., F, Ilderton, Ontario) goal 52 seconds into the extra frame spared the Beavers from back-to-back stalemates with No. 10 University of Nebraska Omaha. The senior’s second goal of the evening gave BSU a 3-2 victory over the Mavericks at Quest Center Omaha and allowed the Beavers to escape holding three of four points from the WCHA series.


Beavers look to take three points from Mavericks in Omaha

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team looks to wrap up a six-game road swing with a 7:07 p.m. versus the University of Nebraska Omaha tonight at the Quest Center Omaha. After a 2-2 tie last night, the Beavers can take three points from the Mavericks with a win tonight and complete the season series 3-0-1 versus UNO.


Cramer and Beavers match No. 10 Nebraska Omaha, 2-2

Senior forward Ryan Cramer (International Falls, Minn.) figured in on both BSU goals, netting the game-tying tally with 3:52 left in the second, as the Bemidji State men's ice hockey team battled back to gain a 2-2 tie at No. 10 University Nebraska Omaha.


WCHA newcomers meet to complete season series in Omaha

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team jumps back into Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) play this weekend as it travels to Omaha, Neb. to battle the nationally-ranked Mavericks. The teams open the league series at the Quest Center Omaha, Neb. Friday at 7:37 p.m. with the finale set for 7:07 p.m. Saturday.


Serratore discusses upcoming series at Nebraska-Omaha

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore discusses BSU's upcoming WCHA series versus Nebraska-Omaha during his weekly press conference on Jan. 12.


Ala.-Huntsville nets three power-play goals to down Beavers, 4-3

Emil Billberg (Sr., F, Stockholm, Sweden) netted his fifth goal of the season to reel Ala.-Huntsville to within a goal later in the second period Saturday at the Von Braun Center, but the Chargers' power-play unit would net three goals on four chances to bury the Beavers, 4-3, and split the series.


Two-goal third period sparks 3-1 win over Ala.-Huntsville

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey got two goals from senior forward Matt Read (Ilderton, Ontario), while Kyle Brodie's (Fr., D, Northglenn, Colo.) first collegiate goal stood as the game-winner in a 3-1 victory at Ala.-Huntsville Friday. The win extends BSU's winning streak to three for the first time this season.


Bemidji State looks to extend winning streak at Ala.-Huntsville

The Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team looks to continue solid play to begin 2011 and extend his winning streak beyond two games this weekend as it travels to Huntsville, Ala. to face long-time rival University of Alabama Huntsville in the Beavers’ final nonconference series of the season. The two-game set will get underway 7:05 p.m. Friday before a 3:05 p.m. finale Saturday. Both games will be played at the Von Braun Center.


Former Beaver goaltender gets call from Phoenix

The National Hockey League's Phoenix Coyotes and General Manager Don Maloney announced today that the club has recalled goaltender former Bemidji State University goaltender Matt Climie (2004-08) from the San Antonio Rampage, the Coyotes American Hockey League affiliate.


Bakala named WCHA Defensive Player of the Week

The Western Collegiate Hockey Conference (WCHA) announced today that Bemidji State University goaltender Dan Bakala (Jr., Calgary, Alberta) has been selected as its Defensive Player of the Week after leading the Beavers to the Mariucci Classic championship, Dec. 31 and Jan. 1, with victories over Ferris State University and then-No. 14 Union College.


Hebrink and Rendle garner Beaver Pride Athlete of the Week honors

Bemidji State University’s Anna Hebrink (Sr., G, 5-8, Austin, Minn.) and Sam Rendle (Fr., D, 5-9, 170, Grand Rapids, Minn.) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week after recording outstanding athletic accomplishments during the week of Dec. 28-Jan. 4.


Serratore discusses upcoming series at Ala.-Huntsville

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore discusses BSU's upcoming nonconference series versus long-time rival Ala.-Huntsville at his weekly press conference Jan. 4.


Four Beavers named to All-Mariucci Classic squad

On the heels of a 2-0 weekend and Mariucci Classic title, accolades continue to roll in for the Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team. At the conclusion of the event, tournament officials announced that Dan Bakala (Jr., G, Calgary Alberta), Jordan George (So., F, Madison, Wis.), Matt Read (Sr., F, Ilderton, Ontario) and Sam Rendle (Fr., D, Grand Rapids, Minn.) were selected to the All-Mariucci Classic Team, with Bakala anchoring the squad as the event’s most valuable player.


Bemidji State tops No. 14 Union College 3-1 to cap Mariucci Classic

Matt Read (Sr., F, Ilderton, Ontario) scored two goals, Jordan George (So., F, Madison, Wis.) added a goal and an assist, while Dan Bakala (Jr., G, Calgary, Alberta) turned away 30 of 31 shots to lead the Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team to a 3-1 victory over No. 14 Union College and the 2010-11 Mariucci Classic title Saturday at Mariucci Arena.


Beavers to face No. 14 Union to Close Mariucci Classic

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team and No. 14 Union College meet to wrap up play in the Mariucci Classic today. The Beavers seek their first win versus the Dutchmen (0-2-3) as the teams rekindle a series that has been dormant since the 2002-03 campaign.


Beavers cap the 2010 calendar year with a 3-2 win over Ferris State

Dan Bakala (Jr., G, Calgary, Alberta) was nearly flawless, making 35 saves on 37 shots, and saw teammates Matt Carlson (So., D, Grand Forks, N.D.) and Drew Fisher (Jr., F, International Falls, Minn.) net the first goal of their respective collegiate careers as the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team opened the Mariucci Classic with a 3-2 victory over Ferris State University (9-8-3) Friday afternoon.


Bemidji State set for nonconference foes at Mariucci Classic

After back-to-back idle weeks, the BSU men’s ice hockey team is back in action for a pair of nonconference match ups at the Mariucci Classic in Minneapolis, Minn. Dec. 31-Jan. 1 The Beavers wrap up 2010 with a 3:07 p.m. affair versus Ferris State University (9-7-3; 6-6-3 CCHA) Friday before unwrapping the new year with No. 14 Union College (10-5-3; 3-2-1 ECAC) at 4:07 p.m. Saturday.


George featured on College Hockey All-Access

Bemidji State sophomore Jordan George (F, Madison, Wis.) is a feature of this week's College Hockey All Access Radio Show.


Offense dries up in 2-0 loss at Wisconsin

After scoring two goals in the first 2:30 of the series, the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team was held without a goal for the remaining 117:30 of its time in Madison, Wis., which included a 2-0 shutout loss to the University of Wisconsin Saturday at the Kohl Center. The Beavers enter the holiday break at 5-10-1 overall and a 4-9-1 in WCHA play.


Badgers score three unanswered goals to drop Bemidji State, 3-2

Sophomore Jordan George (F., Madison, Wis.) netted a power-play goal to put Bemidji State up 2-0 versus his hometown Badgers just 2:30 into play Friday, but Wisconsin would score three straight to battle back and gain a 3-2 WCHA victory.


Fox College Sports Central to broadcast BSU/Wisconsin series-finale

Bemidji State University men’s hockey fans not making the trip to Madison, Wis. this weekend will still have the opportunity to see the Beavers wrap up the first half of the 2010-11 season at the University of Wisconsin Saturday. Fox Sports Network Wisconsin will broadcast the BSU-UW series live from the Kohl Center at 7:07 p.m. (CT).


Bemidji State looks to extend winning streak at Wisconsin

The BSU men’s ice hockey team hits the road this weekend for a WCHA match up with Wisconsin. The Beavers’ trip to Madison, Wis. and the Kohl Center wraps up the first half of the 2010-11 season and offers BSU an opportunity to climb within a victory of .500 despite playing without a win through the first five games of the season (0-4-1). The puck is slated to drop at 7:07 p.m. both Friday and Saturday.


Bakala garners Beaver Pride Athlete of the Week honor

Bemidji State University’s Kristi Buerkle (Sr., Stacy, Minn.) and Dan Bakala (Jr., G, Calgary, Alberta) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week after recording outstanding athletic accomplishments during the week of Nov. 29-Dec. 5.


WCHA names Bakala Co-Defensive Player of the Week

Stopping 64 of 65 shots while leading the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team to a series sweep of then-No. 4 University of Nebraska Omaha, junior goaltender Dan Bakala (Calgary, Alberta) has been named WCHA Co-Defensive Player of the Week.


Serratore discusses upcoming series at Wisconsin

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore addressed the media at his weekly press conference Dec. 7 regarding the Beavers' upcoming WCHA at Wisconsin.


Bakala named Inside College Hockey National Player of the Week

Bemidji State University goaltender Dan Bakala (Calgary, Alberta) has been named as the Inside College Hockey Player of the Week in a recent release by insidecollegehockey.com. Although the junior has twice been recognized as the INCH National Player of the Week Runner-up (1/4/10 and 2/22/10), this week’s award marks the first of its kind for Bakala and just the fifth occasion a BSU men's hockey player has earned national player of the week accolades.


Beavers battle back in series finale, 3-1, to sweep No. 4 Nebraska Omaha

A second period goal with less than one second left on the clock was the catalyst in a three-goal offensive effort that saw the Bemidji State University men's hockey team earn its first WCHA sweep downing No. 4 Nebraska Omaha 3-1 on Saturday night at the Sanford Center.


Live Blog: Men's Hockey Gameday from the Sanford Center

Please join the Bemidji State Athletic Media Relations staff they chronicle all Saturday's action as the BSU men's hockey team hosts No. 4 Nebraska Omaha to wrap a WCHA series between the league's two newest members.


Beavers drop No. 4 Nebraska Omaha, 3-0

Bemidji State University goaltender Dan Bakala (Jr., G, Calgary, Alberta) turned away 25 University of Nebraska Omaha shots and defender Jake Areshenko netted his first collegiate goal to lift the Beavers over the No. 4 Mavericks 3-0 Friday at the Sanford Center.


Live Blog: Hockey Gameday from the BREC

Please join the Bemidji State Athletic Media Relations staff they chronicle all Saturday's action as the BSU men's hockey team hosts No. 4 Nebraska Omaha to open a WCHA series between the league's two newest members.


Serratore discusses upcoming WCHA series versus Nebraska Omaha

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore discusses BSU's upcoming WCHA series versus No. 4 Nebraska Omaha at his weekly press conference Dec. 1.


Bemidji State set to host No. 4 Nebraska Omaha's first visit to Bemidji

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team dips back into Western Collegiate Hockey Association play this weekend as it welcomes nationally-ranked University of Nebraska Omaha to the Bemidji Regional Event Center. The first ever conference series between the WCHA newcomers is set to get underway Friday at 7:37 p.m., while Saturday, the teams will drop the puck for the series finale at 7:07 p.m.


Bemidji State Teddy Bear Toss to be held Dec. 4

The Bemidji State University Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) will host its annual Teddy Bear Toss Saturday in conjunction with its hat and mitten drive at all BSU athletic events Dec. 3-4.


Beavers return favor; Top Northern Michigan 3-0 in series finale

Goaltender Dan Bakala (Jr., Calgary, Alberta) collected 17 saves and senior forwards Emil Billberg (Stockholm, Sweden) and Ian Lowe (Bradwardine, Manitoba) each posted a goal and an assist as the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team blanked Northern Michigan University, 4-0, to salvage a nonconference series split at the Bemidji Regional Event Center Saturday.


Beavers fall to Northern Michigan 4-0 in nonconference action

The Bemidji State University men's hockey team fell to Northern Michigan University 4-0 Friday at the Bemidji Regional Event Center in nonconference action.


Beavers open nonconference slate with Northern Michigan

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team returns to the Bemidji Regional Event Center this weekend to host Northern Michigan University in the Beavers’ 2010-11 nonconference opener. The series is set to begin Friday at 7:37 p.m., while Saturday, the teams will drop the puck for the series finale at 7:07 p.m.


BSU and BREC announce ticket specials for men’s hockey Nov. 26-27

Bemidji State University, BSU men’s hockey and the Bemidji Regional Event Center have announced several ticket specials for this weekend’s nonconference series with Northern Michigan University. In an effort to help restock the Bemidji Community Food Shelf this holiday season, BSU and the BREC will discount single-game tickets for Friday or Saturday $5 to all Beaver hockey fans that donate a non-perishable food item at the box office a the time of ticket purchase.


Bemidji State falls 4-2; Swept at No. 14 Denver

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team battled back from an early 1-0 deficit to hold a one-goal lead at the conclusion of the first period, but a pair of rebound goals by No. 14 University of Denver vaulted the Pioneers past BSU, 4-2, Saturday at Magness Arena in Denver, Colo.


Bemidji State drops defensive battle to Denver, 3-1

Despite a stout defensive effort, solid goaltending an early goal by freshman defenseman Sam Rendle (Grand Rapids, Minn.), the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team was unable to hold on for a victory Friday at the University of Denver. The Beavers allowed an even-strength goal each period, which included an empty-net marker late, dropping the WCHA series opener, 3-1, at Magness Arena in Denver.


FSN Rocky Mountain to broadcast BSU/Denver series-opener

Bemidji State University men’s hockey fans not making the trip to Denver, Colo. this weekend will still have the opportunity to see the Beavers open the Western Collegiate Hockey Association series at the University of Denver Friday. Fox Sports Net Rocky Mountain will broadcast the BSU-DU series-opening game live from Magness Arena at 8:35 p.m. (CT).


BSU men's hockey inks two during early signing period

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey program today announced the signing of defensemen Matt Prapavessis (Oakville, Ontario) and Sam Windle (Maple Grove, Minn.) to National Letters of Intent. Both signed NCAA National Letters of Intent with the Beavers during the early signing period and will join the Bemidji State program for the 2011-12 campaign.


Bemidji State heads west in search of first victory over Denver

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team continues Western Collegiate Hockey Association play this weekend as it travels to No. 14 University of Denver for the first league series between the teams. The two-game set will begin Friday at 8:35 p.m. (CST) with the finale scheduled for an 8:05 p.m. opening face off Saturday.


Serratore comments on upcoming series at No. 13 Denver

Bemidji State University head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore discusses BSU's upcoming series at No. 13 Denver at his weekly press conference Nov. 17.


Cody and Read garner Beaver Pride Athlete of the Week honors

Bemidji State University forwards Erin Cody (Sr., Roseville, Minn.) and Matt Read (Sr., Ilderton, Ontario) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week after posting outstanding athletic accomplishments during the week of Nov. 8-14.


Beavers dominate Alaska Anchorage for first win at the BREC

Bemidji State University goaltender Mathieu Dugas (So., L'Assomption, Quebec) turned away all 18 University of Alaska Anchorage shots and forward Matt Read (Sr., Ilderton, Ontario) scored two goals while adding an assist to propel the Beavers to a 4-0 victory over the Seawolves at Bemidji Regional Event Center Saturday.


Live Blog: Hockey Gameday Blog from Sanford Center

Join the Bemidji State Athletic Media Relations staff they chronicle all the action Saturday as the BSU men's hockey team attempts to top the Seawolves of the University of Alaska Anchorage and salvage a series split.


Beavers fall in first meeting with Alaska Anchorage, 5-4

Bemidji State University Senior Matt Read (F, Ilderton, Ontario) netted two goals and the Beavers entered the third period tied 3-3 with Alaska Anchorage, but a pair of Seawolves' goals in the final frame ultimately proved to be too much for BSU. UAA claimed the first ever meeting between the teams, 5-4, Friday at Sanford Center.


Live Blog: Hockey Gameday Blog from Sanford Center

Join the Bemidji State Athletic Media Relations staff they chronicle all the action from Friday's first ever contest between the BSU men's hockey team and the the Seawolves of the University of Alaska Anchorage.


Serratore discusses upcoming WCHA opponent Alaska Anchorage

Bemidji State Head Men's Hockey Coach Tom Serratore discussed the upcoming WCHA series versus first-time opponent University of Alaska Anchorage at his weekly media day Wednesday.


Beavers host Alaska Anchorage for first ever meeting

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team returns home this weekend for its first ever meeting with the University of Alaska Anchorage. The Western Collegiate Hockey Association series is set for a 7:37 p.m. start Friday, followed by a 7:07 p.m. opening face off Saturday.


Ellefsen and George garner Beaver Pride Athlete of the Week honors

Bemidji State University’s Ashlee Ellefsen (Sr., F, Hugo, Minn.) and Jordan George (So., F, Madison, Wis.) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week after posting outstanding athletic accomplishments during the week of Nov. 1-7.


George garners WCHA Player of the Week honor

Bemidji State University forward Jordan George (So., Madison, Wis.) was named Red Baron Western Collegiate Hockey Association Co-Offensive Player of the Week in an announcement by league officials Monday. The honor comes on the heels of BSU’s series split at intrastate rival St. Cloud State University, which featured the Beavers’ first win as members of the WCHA.


Bemidji State hockey to host Armed Forces Weekend

In recognition of Veteran’s Day, Bemidji State University has identified the Nov. 12-13 men’s ice hockey series versus the University of Alaska Anchorage as Armed Forced Weekend. Veterans and current members of the military or military reserve can purchase tickets at a discounted price with proper military/veteran identification.


Lowe pushes Bemidji State past St. Cloud State in overtime, 3-2

Ian Lowe (Sr., F, Bradwardine, Manitoba) led Bemidji State to its first victory of the season Saturday as the team defeated St. Cloud State 3-2 in overtime. The senior scored a game-tying, power-play goal with 2:41 remaining in regulation and netted the game-winner just 46 seconds into overtime.


George's three-point night overshadowed in 6-3 loss at St. Cloud State

Jordan George (So., F, Madison, Wis.) posted a season-high three points on a goal and two assists Friday, to lead the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team in its first road contest of 2010-11. Despite the Beavers climbing to within a goal of the hosting Huskies midway through the third period, SCSU pulled away to claim a 6-3 WCHA victory.


Beavers seek inaugural WCHA victory; Make first road trip of 2010-11

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team hits the for the first time of 2010-11 this weekend when it travels to St. Cloud, Minn. for a Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) match up with long-time intrastate rival St. Cloud State University. Game times are set for 7:07 p.m. each night from the National Hockey Center.


Serratore discusses upcoming WCHA road series versus St. Cloud State

Bemidji State Head Men's Hockey Coach Tom Serratore discusses the upcoming WCHA series with St. Cloud State University at his weekly media day Tuesday.


Beavers battle back to earn 1-1 tie with No. 3 Minnesota Duluth

Bemidji State senior forward Emill Billberg (Stockholm, Sweden) netted his first goal of the 2010-11 campaign with just 91 seconds remaining in regulation and the Beavers escaped from the night with a 1-1 tie to earn its first point as a member of the WCHA.


No. 3 Minnesota Duluth escapes with 3-2 win in overtime

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team battled nationally-ranked University of Minnesota Duluth to the bitter end of overtime, but with 7.8 seconds left the Bulldogs got a goal to escape with a 3-2 victory.


BSU hosts No. 3 Minnesota Duluth in search of first WCHA win

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team (0-2-0; 0-2-0 WCHA) returns to action this weekend as it hosts No. 3 University of Minnesota Duluth (5-1-0; 2-0-0 WCHA) in a Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) two-game series at the Sanford Center.


Nationally-ranked Fighting Sioux outlast Beavers to complete sweep

The Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team gave No. 2 University of North Dakota all it could handle Saturday, but a pair of empty-net goals in the game's final two minutes put the game out of reach, 5-2, and allowed UND to complete a series sweep.


No. 2 North Dakota hands Bemidji State a season-opening loss

The 5-2 loss was not quite as planned, but for the capacity crowd of 4,373 at the Bemidji Regional Event Center, Oct. 15, 2010 will go down as a dream come true. Friday the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey opened its new hockey home by hosting No. 2 University of North Dakota.


Read named among 2011 Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award candidates

Bemidji State University senior Matt Read (F, Ilderton, Ontario) was announced today as one of 20 NCAA men’s ice hockey student-athletes who have been selected as candidates for the 2011 Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award. The award honors seniors who excel both on and off the ice.


Game Notes: A new era in BSU hockey begins with North Dakota

In the 55 seasons since Bemidji State first sponsored a collegiate ice hockey team, few have come with the anticipation of the 2010-11 campaign. Not only are the Beavers celebrating the completion of their $90 million state-of-the-art hockey home, they also open play as members of the WCHA this weekend when they host the nationally-ranked University of North Dakota.


White tops Green, 4-1, as Bemidji and BSU open the BREC

Behind a two-goal effort from senior alternate captain Ian Lowe (F, Bradwardine, Manitoba), the White team edged its green counterpart, 4-1, Saturday as the Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team hit Robert H. Peters Rink at the Bemidji Regional Event Center for a controlled, two-period, intersquad scrimmage to officially open BSU’s new hockey home.


Hockey fans get first look at BSU's new home

Bemidji State hockey season-ticket holders and fans of Beaver Hockey got a sneak peek at the sight lines and available ticket options at the Bemidji Regional Event Center Tuesday evening during BSU's Select-A-Seat Night.


Bemidji State Green/White game pushed back to Oct. 9

Bemidji State University athletic director Dr. Rick Goeb today announced that the BSU men’s ice hockey Green/White game, originally scheduled for the evening of Thursday, Oct. 7, has been rescheduled for Saturday, Oct. 9 at 2:07 p.m.


Beavers officially begin to prepare for first WCHA season Saturday

Bemidji State head men's ice hockey coach Tom Serratore and the Beavers have busy preparing to transition into to the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) and finalizing details for the opening of the Bemidji Regional Event Center. Tomorrow at 10 a.m. that preparation will be bumped to a new level when BSU hits the ice at Neilson-Reise Arena for their first official practice of the 2010-11 campaign.


WCHA coaches; media tab Bemidji State 9/8 in preseason polls

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team has been slated to finish eighth and ninth in its inaugural season the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) in a preseason poll of the league’s media members and coaches, respectively.


Lakeland Public Television announces expanded coverage of BSU hockey

Lakeland Public Television General Manger Bill Sanford today announced that the local public television station has expanded its broadcast of Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey home hockey games to its main channel--Lakeland Prime. The addition of BSU hockey to Lakeland Prime will bring live hockey action to homes all over central and northern Minnesota in high definition.


Students ready to back the Beavers at the BREC

Lines of students are normal on a college campus, but lines of students in near freezing temperatures at 5 a.m. are not nearly as common. Wednesday morning hundreds of students braved the elements and some like Mike Geisler, who was first in line, camped over night, to get a chance to purchase student season tickets for the BSU hockey team's inaugural season at the Bemidji Regional Event Center.


Single-game hockey tickets to go on sale Oct. 18

Today, Bemidji State University Director of Athletics Dr. Rick Goeb announced another option to check out the Beavers during their inaugural season in the Robert H. Peters Rink at the BREC. Single-game tickets for the upcoming hockey season will go on sale to the general public beginning Oct. 18 at the BREC ticket office and online at www.ticketmaster.com.


BSU and Lakeland Public Television make broadcasting agreement

Bemidji State University men’s hockey has a new television home. Today, Lakeland Public Television General Manger Bill Sanford along with Bemidji State Director of Athletics Dr. Rick Goeb announced that organizations have reached a two-year agreement to televise all BSU men’s ice hockey home games.


BSU and Lakeland Public Television make men's hockey broadcast agreement

Bemidji State University men’s hockey has a new television home. Today, Lakeland Public Television General Manger Bill Sanford along with Bemidji State Director of Athletics Dr. Rick Goeb announced that organizations have reached a two-year agreement to televise all BSU men’s ice hockey home games.


Bemidji State men’s hockey drops Oct. 2 exhibition from 2010-11 schedule

Bemidji State University head coach Tom Serratore today announced changes to the 2010-11 men’s ice hockey schedule. The Beavers have cancelled an exhibition game originally scheduled for Oct. 2 versus the University of Manitoba. The game was planned contingent upon the completion of the Bemidji Regional Event Center and the Oct. 2 date pushed the limits of the estimated occupancy date.


Bemidji State men’s hockey drops Oct. 2 exhibition from 2010-11 schedule

Bemidji State University head coach Tom Serratore today announced changes to the 2010-11 men’s ice hockey schedule. The Beavers have cancelled an exhibition game originally scheduled for Oct. 2 versus the University of Manitoba. The game was planned contingent upon the completion of the Bemidji Regional Event Center and the Oct. 2 date pushed the limits of the estimated occupancy date.


Bemidji State men’s hockey player Kinne suffers stroke

The Bemidji State University Athletic Media Relations office has confirmed a report by the St. Paul Pioneer Press that men’s ice hockey forward Ben Kinne (Jr., St. Paul, Minn.) suffered a stroke on Friday, July 23, 2010. His family continues to see positive signs of improvement as he continues to recuperate.


Bemidji State men’s hockey player Kinne suffers stroke

The Bemidji State University Athletic Media Relations office has confirmed a report by the St. Paul Pioneer Press that men’s ice hockey forward Ben Kinne (Jr., St. Paul, Minn.) suffered a stroke on Friday, July 23, 2010. The family continues to see positive signs of improvement as he continues to recuperate.


Bemidji State hosts Galen Nagle Memorial Golf Tournament

Over 150 fans, alumni and friends of the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey program gathered at the Bemidji Town and Country Club July 16 to raise funds for the Beaver hockey program while participating in the Galen Nagle Memorial Golf Tournament.


Bemidji State hosts Galen Nagle Memorial Golf Tournament

Over 150 fans, alumni and friends of the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey program gathered at the Bemidji Town and Country Club July 16 to raise funds for the Beaver hockey program while participating in the Galen Nagle Memorial Golf Tournament.


Read among Minnesota Wild Development Camp Invitees

Bemidji State University All-America forward Matt Read (Ilderton, Ontario) is not taking the summer of 2010 lightly. The senior is using his final collegiate off-season to prepare for a future in ice hockey’s professional ranks. Read has been included on the Minnesota Wild Development Camp set for St. Paul, Minn. July 13-18.


Read among Minnesota Wild Development Camp Invitees

Bemidji State University All-America forward Matt Read (Ilderton, Ontario) is not taking the summer of 2010 lightly. The senior is using his final collegiate off-season to prepare for a future in ice hockey’s professional ranks. Read has been included on the Minnesota Wild Development Camp set for St. Paul, Minn. next week.


Former BSU golatender Climie signs free agent deal with Phoenix

Phoenix Coyotes General Manager Don Maloney announced Friday that the Coyotes have signed former Bemidji State goaltender Matt Climie to a contract for 2010-11. As per club policy, terms of the deals were not disclosed.


Former BSU golatender Climie signs free agent deal with Phoenix

Don Maloney, General Manager of the National Hockey League's Phoenix Coyotes announced Friday that the Coyotes signed former Bemidji State University goaltender Matt Climie to a free agent contracts. As per club policy, terms of the deals were not disclosed.


Bemidji State men’s hockey program begins WCHA membership July 1

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey program takes its place as a member of the esteemed Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) today, July 1. The league transition is the program’s first official move a 2010-11 campaign packed full of new and exciting changes set to loft one of the most tradition-rich programs in all of collegiate sports to new levels.


BSU men’s hockey program begins WCHA membership July 1

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey program takes its place as a member of the esteemed Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) today, July 1. The league transition is the program’s first official move a 2010-11 campaign packed full of new and exciting changes set to loft one of the most tradition-rich programs in all of collegiate sports to new levels.


Hardwick named to ESPN/CoSIDA Academic All-District V First Team

Bemidji State men’s ice hockey defenseman Kyle Hardwick (Sr., Warroad, Minn.) has been selected to the ESPN The Magazine/College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) University Division All-District V At-Large squad. Hardwick earned a first team selection and will now be included on the 2010 ESPN The Magazine/CoSIDA Academic All-America ballot.


Bemidji and VenuWorks honor hockey icon with naming of new rink

When the Bemidji Regional Event Center opens its doors for a pair of Bemidji State University ice hockey games Oct. 15, 2010, the heart of the complex--the hockey rink portion of the facility--will be called the Robert H. Peters Rink, in recognition of the legendary coach’s significant contributions to the game of hockey.


Bemidji State men’s hockey adds two more for 2010-11 season

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey program today announced the addition of Kyle Brodie (Northglenn, Colo.) and Garrett Ladd (Fenton, Mich.) to the Beaver hockey program for the monumental 2010-11 season. Both incoming student-athletes signed National Letters of Intent during the NCAA’s regular signing period beginning April 14.


Read selected Second Team RBK All-America

Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey junior forward Matt Read (Ilderton, Ontario) has been named Second Team RBK All-America. The announcement came from the American Hockey Coaches’ Association (AHCA) on Friday as a part of the 2010 NCAA Frozen Four festivities in Detroit, Mich. Read becomes the first BSU Division I-era player to earn AHCA postseason recognition.


McKelvie extends hockey career beyond collegiate ranks

Jim Schoenfeld, General Manager of the New York Rangers’ American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate Hartford Wolf Pack, today announced that the club has signed Bemidji State University’s Chris McKelvie (F, New Brighton, Minn.) to an Amateur Tryout (ATO) agreement.


Michigan ousts BSU from NCAA Tournament

In the first at-large bid to the NCAA Div. I Men’s Ice Hockey Tournament, the Bemidji State University men’s hockey team dropped the opening round game of the Midwest Regional to the University of Michigan by a score of 5-1 Saturday night at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne, Ind.


Beavers close in on Midwest Regional Semifinal

NCAA Tournament activities got underway today as the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team and the rest of the Midwest Regional field took to the ice at Allen County War Memorial Coliseum for a practice and then met with the media. The Beavers take on Michigan tomorrow at 6:30 p.m. for the right to take one step toward the 2010 Frozen Four.


Bemidji State sets out to defend Midwest Regional title

The Bemidji State men’s hockey team has extended its schedule to include the NCAA Division I Tournament for the second consecutive season. BSU’s road back to the Frozen Four begins at Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne, Ind. The Beavers, who earned their first at-large bid to the tounament, open Midwest Regional play Saturday, Mar. 27. when they face University of Michigan at 6:30 p.m. (CST).


Beaver Pride and the Alumni Office to host men's hockey viewing party

The Bemidji State men's hockey team will play University of Michigan in the first round of the NCAA Midwest playoffs this Saturday at 6:30 pm central time. FSN has agreed to pick up the broadcast rights from ESPN and will show the Bemidji State / Michigan game upon the completion of the University of North Dakota / Yale game, which begins at 4:00 pm.


Fox Sports North to broadcast Bemidji State’s Midwest Regional game

Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey fans will have the opportunity to follow the Beavers’ 2010 NCAA Tournament opener from the comfort of their own living rooms after all. Fox Sports North has agreed to broadcast the Bemidji State University-University of Michigan Midwest Regional semifinal contest live from Fort Wayne, Ind. at 6:30 p.m. Saturday.


Bemidji State heads into NCAA Tournament play among nation’s top 10

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team remained among the nation’s top 10 in the latest version of the NCAA Division I men’s ice hockey national polls. The Beavers jump to No. 9 in the USAToday/USA Hockey Magazine poll, while holding strong to the No. 10 spot in the final USCHO.com/CBS College Sports publication of the 2009-10 campaign, marking a run of nine straight weeks in the top 10.


Beavers draw Michigan in Midwest Regional semifinal

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey program has been placed in the Midwest Regional of the 2010 NCAA Ice Hockey Championships and will play University of Michigan in the regional semifinal. The Beaver's 2010 NCAA Tournament opener is slated for a 6:30 p.m. (CST) start Saturday, Mar. 27 at Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne, Ind


NCAA Tournament selection show party set for Sunday

With its third consecutive CHA Regular-Season Championship, a 23-9-4 overall record and 21 consecutive weeks among the nation’s top teams in the review mirror, all signs point towards the Bemidji State men’s hockey team garnering an at-large bid for this year’s NCAA Tournament. Tournament pairings will be aired live during the 2010 NCAA Division I Men’s Ice Hockey Tournament Selection Show on ESPN2 Sunday, Mar. 21.


Bemidji State slips to No. 10 in national polls

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team remained among the nation’s top 10 in the newest version of the NCAA Division I men’s ice hockey national polls. The Beavers cling to No. 10 in both the USAToday/USA Hockey Magazine and USCHO.com/CBS College Sports polls, marking a run of eight straight weeks in the top 10.


Beavers and Colonials play to 3-3 draw in CHA third-place game

Staring at back-to-back College Hockey America Tournament losses and the possible elimination from the 2010 NCAA Tournament picture, the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team rallied from a 3-1 deficit Saturday to earn a 3-3 draw versus Robert Morris University at Dwyer Arena in Lewiston, N.Y.


Niagara edges Bemidji State out of championship bid, 5-4

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team’s chance at the final College Hockey America (CHA) Tournament title came to an abrupt ending Friday evening as the top-seeded Beavers were bumped from the championship round by No. 4 Niagara University, 5-4 at Dwyer Arena in Lewiston, N.Y.


Bemidji State makes clean sweep at CHA awards banquet

College Hockey America (CHA) recognized its 2010 individual postseason award winners Thursday and Bemidji State stole the show. Beaver freshman Jordan George (F, Madison, Wis.) was named CHA Rookie of the Year, Matt Read (Jr., F, Ilderton, Ontario) was tabbed player of the year, senior Kyle Hardwick (D, Warroad, Minn.) won the league’s Student-Athlete of the Year award, while head coach Tom Serratore garnered coach of the year honors in a poll of CHA coaches.


McKelvie to represent Bemidji State at 2010 Frozen Four

If the Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team can’t replicate its magical postseason run of 2009, the Beavers will be represented during the 2010 Frozen Four weekend. The NCAA today announced that BSU senior forward Chris McKelvie (New Brighton, Minn.) has been selected as one of 32 male and female student-athletes to participate in the 2010 NCAA Frozen Four Skills Challenge held in Detroit, Mich. April 9.


Bakala, Hunt, Read and Lowe garner All-CHA honors

Dan Bakala (So., G, Calgary, Alberta), Brad Hunt (So., D, Ridge Meadows, British Columbia), Ian Lowe (Jr., F, Bradwardine, Manitoba) and Matt Read (Jr., F, Ilderton, Ontario) of the Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team were announced as members of the 2010 College Hockey America All-League Teams today. League coaches voted Bakala, Hunt and Read to the first team while Lowe was selected Second-Team All-CHA.


CHA Tournament preview featured on Sports in the Round

The weekly radio show, “Sports in the Round,” which is held on Wednesday evenings from 6-8 p.m. at The Ground Round, will head east this week as Brian Schultz has put together a College Hockey America Tournament preview from Dwyer Arena in Lewiston, N.Y., the home of Niagara University and the site of the 2010 CHA Tournament.


Erickson and Read garner Beaver Pride’s weekly honors

Bemidji State University’s Emily Erickson (R-Fr., F, Coleraine, Minn.) and Matt Read (Jr., F, Ilderton, Ontario) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week after outstanding athletic accomplishments during the week of March 1-7.


No. 8 Bemidji State and Niagara clash in CHA Semifinal

The No. 8 Bemidji State men’s ice hockey opens the 2010 postseason this weekend along with Ala.-Huntsville, Niagara and Robert Morris to write the final chapter in College Hockey America (CHA) history. The teams will meet on the banks of Niagara Falls for the last CHA Tournament. The league that gave each member team a launching pad into the highest level of collegiate hockey will supply one team with a shot at a national championship.


Bemidji State trio named to College Hockey America All-Rookie Team

Bemidji State University freshmen Jake Areshenko (D, Port Coquitlam, British Columbia), Mathieu Dugas (G, L’Assomption, Quebec) and Jordan George (F, Madison, Wis.) have been named to the 2010 College Hockey America (CHA) All-Rookie Team today in a vote by the league’s coaches.


Bemidji State lands 17 on CHA All-Academic Team

Seventeen Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey players have been selected to the 2009-10 College Hockey America (CHA) All-Academic Team. Conference officials released its yearly academic honors list today as the teams prepare for the 2010 CHA Tournament.


Bemidji State holds strong at No. 8 in national polls

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team held on to the No. 8 spot in the NCAA Division I men’s ice hockey national polls for the second consecutive week after a 1-0-1 weekend at University of Alabama-Huntsville to wrap up College Hockey America (CHA) play and the 2009-10 regular-season.


No. 8 Bemidji State battles back to salvage 2-2 tie in regular-season finale

The result may not match the desires of the Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team, but the Beavers got a third-period, power-play goal from Ian Lowe (Jr., F, Bradwardine, Manitoba) to knot the score at 2-2 and force overtime. Unable to score in the extra frame, BSU escaped the Von Braun Center with a tie versus University of Ala.-Huntsville to cap the 2009-10 College Hockey America regular season.


McKelvie's third-period goal lifts Beavers to 3-2 victory

Tied 2-2, the No. 8 Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team got a goal from senior captain Chris McKelvie (F, New Brighton, Minn.), with just over seven minutes remaining in the third period, to push the Beavers past University of Alabama-Huntsville, 3-2, in the series-opener at the Von Bran Center Friday.


Bemidji State wraps up regular season at Ala.-Huntsville

The No. 8 Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team wraps up the 2009-10 regular season this weekend as it makes its way to Huntsville, Ala. for a two-game College Hockey America (CHA) series at University of Alabama-Huntsville. The series is set for a 5:30 p.m. start Friday and will conclude with a 3 p.m. matinee Saturday.


Toronto acquires rights to BSU's Peluso in NHL trade deadline-move

In one of the many moves the NHL's Toronto Maple Leafs made leading up to the trade deadline, President and General Manager Brian Burke announced today that organization has obtained the rights to Bemidji State defenseman Chris Peluso (Sr., Wadena, Minn.) from the Pittsburgh Penguins in exchange for the Maple Leafs’ six-round draft pick in the 2010 Entry Draft.


Cast your Hobey Baker vote in support of Bemidji State’s Matt Read

Time is running out for you to have a voice in this year’s Hobey Baker Award race. The fan balloting phase of the 2010 award selection ends Mar. 7. That means just five days remain for you to do your part to place Bemidji State University’s Matt Read (Jr., F, Ilderton, Ontario) among the top 10 vote-getters.


Bemidji State dips to No. 8 in national polls

The Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team dropped two spots in this week’s NCAA Division I men’s ice hockey national polls after splitting a nonconference series at No. 20/RV University of Nebraska-Omaha Feb. 26-27. The Beavers have been slotted No. 8 in the USAToday/USA Hockey Magazine poll as well as the USCHO.com/CBS College Sports publication.


Nebraska-Omaha edges Bemidji State, 3-2, to split series

In a game that the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team was out played for two periods and out shot 27-16, the Beavers threw caution to the wind during the final 20 minutes, but fell short to University Nebraska-Omaha, 3-2, Saturday in nonconference play at Quest Center in Omaha, Neb.


Beavers hold on to defeat Nebraska-Omaha, 3-1

Bemidji State University may have been out shot 25-17 at the Quest Center in Omaha, Neb., but the only shots that count are the ones that find the back of the net and tonight the Beavers scored three times, while BSU goaltender Dan Bakala (So., Calgary, Alberta) turned away 24 shots to lift BSU to a 3-1 victory at University of Nebraska-Omaha.


College Hockey America tabs Read and Bakala Players of the Week

Bemidji State men’s ice hockey players Matt Read (Jr., F, Ilderton, Ontario) and Dan Bakala (So., G, Calgary, Alberta) have been selected as College Hockey America Players of the Week. The league office today announced Read as the offensive player of the week, while Bakala garnered its defensive honor.


Bemidji State jumps to No. 6 in national polls

The Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team swept a two-game set over Niagara Feb. 19-20 to make a move in the most recent NCAA Division I men’s ice hockey polls. The Beavers have been slotted No. 6 in the USAToday/USA Hockey Magazine poll as well as the USCHO.com/CBS College Sports publication.


Beavers say goodbye to “The Glas” with a 6-1 victory over Niagara

After 43 years of calling the John S. Glas Fieldhouse home, the Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team skated off its ice for the final time Saturday, but not before adding another win to one of the finest legacies of hockey history ever assembled.


Read nets 100th point; Beavers score third straight regular-season title

A pair of third period goals and water-tight penalty-kill play allowed the Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team to escape the John S. Glas Fieldhouse with a 3-2 victory Friday over Niagara University. The win, which improved the No. 7 Beavers’ record to 12-3-0 in CHA play was enough to clinch the school’s third consecutive regular-season league championship and unprecedented 22nd conference crown in program history.


Final weekend in “The Glas” and 2010 class of BSU Athletics HOF featured on Sports in the Round

The weekly radio show, “Sports in the Round,” which is held on Wednesday evenings from 6-8 p.m. at The Ground Round, will this week feature the Bemidji State University men’s and women’s hockey teams’ final weekend in the John. S. Glas Fieldhouse and the 2010 BSU Athletics Hall of Fame inductees, which will be held Feb. 19-20.


Beaver Pride tabs McElhinney and Lehrke Athletes of the Week

Bemidji State University’s Alana McElhinney (So., G, Calgary, Alberta) and Tyler Lehrke (Sr., F, Park Rapids, Minn.) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week after outstanding athletic performances during the week of Feb. 8-14.


College Hockey America tabs Lehrke and Dugas Players of the Week

Bemidji State’s Tyler Lehrke (Sr., F, Park Rapids, Minn.) and Mathieu Dugas (Fr., G, L’Assomtion, Quebec) have been selected as College Hockey America’s Players of the Week. Lehrke was named as the league’s offensive player of the week, while Dugas garnered both defensive player and rookie of the week honors.


Lehrke nets four points to lead BSU to 5-2 win at Robert Morris

Senior Tyler Lehrke (F, Park Rapids, Minn.) netted a career-high four points to spur the No. 5 Beavers to a 5-2 victory at Robert Morris and salvage a CHA road series split Saturday.


Bemidji State falls to Robert Morris, 5-2

Tyler Lehrke netted the sixth goal of his senior season, but Bemidji State struggled to generate offense Friday as Robert Morris handed the No. 5 Beavers a 5-2 College Hockey America loss at RMU Island Sport Center in Moon Township, Pa.


BSU eyes league title in final trip to Robert Morris

Freshman Jordan George (F, Madision, Wis.) and the Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team look to close the book on their third consecutive College Hockey America regular-season championship this weekend in Pittsburgh, Pa. In four career games versus the Colonials, George has 5-2=7 points.


Idle Beavers creep into top five

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team may have been idle last week, but the team continues its ascension in the nation’s major NCAA Division I men’s ice hockey polls. The Beavers have been slotted at No. 5 in this week’s USAToday/USA Hockey Magazine poll as well as the USCHO.com/CBS College Sports poll.


Robert Morris spoils senior night, 5-2

Robert Morris University stung No. 6 Bemidji State University Saturday handing the Beavers a 5-2 setback on a night when the Beavers honored their senior class.


Beaver Pride tabs Bauerfeld and Lowe Athletes of the Week

BSU junior froward Ian Lowe (Bradwardine, Manitoba) led the Beavers with four points in a two-game College Hockey America series versus Robert Morris Jan. 29-30. Lowe recorded a career-high two goals, including the game-winner, while adding two assists in the Beavers’ 5-1 victory Friday. For his efforts, he has been selected as Beaver Pride's Athlete of the Week.


Lowe and George post CHA honors for second straight week

Bemidji State University’s Ian Lowe (Jr., F, Bradwardine, Manitoba) and Jordan George (Fr., F, Madison, Wis.) have been selected as College Hockey America Player of the Week honorees for the second consecutive week. Lowe was named as the league’s offensive player of the week, while George took home rookie of the week honors.


Bemidji State remains ranked among the nation’s top 10

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team remains among the nation’s top 10 NCAA Division I men’s ice hockey programs this week as it slipped a spot to No. 7 in the USAToday/USA Hockey Magazine poll and held down the No. 7 spot in the USCHO.com/CBS College Sports poll for the second straight week.


Bemidji State earns 500th victory at the John S. Glas Fieldhouse

The Bemidji State men's ice hockey team got two goals from both Jordan George (Fr., F, Madison, Wis.) and Ian Lowe (Jr., F, Bradwardine, Manitoba) to earn a College Hockey America victory a the expense of Robert Morris, 5-1 Friday. The win marked the 500th for the Beaver hockey program in its 43rd, and final, season of calling the John S. Glas Fieldhouse home.


Sweep of Minnesota Duluth propels Bemidji State back into top 10

The Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team used a nonconference sweep of then-No. 4 Minnesota Duluth to jump back into the top 10 nationally. The Beavers climbed eight spots to No. 6 in the USAToday/USA Hockey Magazine poll, while the team jumped from No. 14 to No. 7 in this week’s edition of the USCHO.com/CBS College Sports poll.


Beavers sweep CHA awards for fourth time this season

For just the eighth time in the 11 years since the team made the jump to the NCAA Division I level, the Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team has swept the College Hockey America weekly awards. CHA officials announced today that, Ian Lowe (Jr., F, Bradwardine, Manitoba) has been selected offensive player of the week, Brad Hunt (So., D, Ridge Meadows, British Columbia) earned defensive player of the week laurels and Jordan George (Fr., F, Madison, Wis.) is the recipient of the league’s rookie of the week award.


Beavers battle back to nip No. 4 Bulldogs in overtime, 5-4

Trailing 2-1 after 40 minutes of play, the No. 14 Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team tied the score three times in the game's final 13 minutes and would need just 36 seconds of extra time to hand No. 4 Minnesota Duluth a 5-4 loss and complete the nonconference series sweep.


Bemidji State takes down Bulldogs, 4-1

Ian Lowe (Jr., F, Bradwardine, Manitoba) posted two goals and an assist and Dan Bakala (So., G, Calgary, Alberta) piled up 29 saves as the No. 14 Bemidji State University men's ice hockey topped No. 4 University of Minnesota Duluth, 4-1, to open a home-and-home series Friday at the John S. Glas Fieldhouse.


BSU men's hockey featured on Sports in the Round

The weekly radio show, “Sports in the Round”, which is held on Wednesday evenings from 6-8 p.m. at The Ground Round, will this week feature the Bemidji State University men's hockey team.


Buerkle and Orban earn Athlete of the Week honors

Bemidji State University’s Kristi Buerkle (Jr., Stacy, Minn.) and Brance Orban (Fr., F, Lethbridge, Alberta) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week after outstanding athletic performances during the week of Jan. 11-17.


Beavers dip to 14 in national polls

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team slipped to No. 14 in both major national NCAA Division I men’s ice hockey polls this week following a College Hockey America series split at Niagara University last weekend.


Orban nets two to lift BSU over Niagara, 4-3

In his first collegiate start, Brance Orban (Fr., F, Lethbridge, Albert), not only held his own, he led the Beavers to a 4-3 College Hockey America victory over Niagara University at Dwyer Arena in Lewiston, N.Y. Orban notched a pair of goals, including the game winner, while adding an assist.


Niagara hands Bemidji State first league setback of 2009-2010

Niagara University scored six unanswered goals and held off a late Bemidji State charge to battle back from and early 2-0 deficit and hand the Beavers their first CHA loss of the season Friday at Dwyer Arena.


Beavers prepare for final regular-season trip to Niagara

The No. 11 Bemidji State men’s ice hockey team (14-4-2; 8-0-0 CHA) makes its final regular-season trek to Dwyer Arena this weekend to battle College Hockey America rival Niagara University (5-12-2; 1-3-1 CHA)in a two-game set. The series set for a 6:05 p.m. (CST) puck drop Friday with the finale getting underway Saturday at 6:05 p.m.


Bemidji State’s Read among Hobey Baker hopefuls

As the 2009-10 hockey season moves into its home stretch, the race for college hockey’s most prestigious award, the Hobey Baker Award, is underway and Bemidji State University junior Matt Read (Ilderton, Ontario) is among those eligible for the honor.


Bemidji State slides out of top 10 in national polls

The Bemidji State University men’s ice hockey team slipped from the nation’s top ten in both major polls for the first time since Nov. 9, ending a school record eight-week reign among college hockey’s elite teams.


Beaver Pride selects Epema and Bakala Players of the Week

Bemidji State University’s Sydney Epema (So., G, Crookston, Minn.) and Dan Bakala (So., G, Calgary, Alberta) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week after outstanding athletic performances during the week of Dec. 28 to Jan. 3.


Bakala named College Hockey America Defensive Player of the Week

Bemidji State University sophomore goaltender Dan Bakala (Calgary, Alberta) has been named College Hockey America Defensive Player of the Week. The announcement came from the league office Tuesday.


Kinne scores twice as No. 9/10 Beavers blank Western Michigan, 3-0

Water-tight goaltending and a potent power-play propelled the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team to a 3-0 nonconference victory over Western Michigan University Sunday at Lawson Ice Arena in Kalamazoo, Mich.


BSU opens 2010 with 0-0 tie at Western Michigan

For the first time in 54 years of hockey at Bemidji State, the Beavers skated to a 0-0 tie. Saturday BSU and its opponent Western Michigan failed to score in 60 minutes of regulation and the five-minute overtime period, while Dan Bakala (So., G, Calgary, Alberta) posted his second career shutout in the scoreless tie at Lawson Ice Arena in Kalamazoo, Mich.


Free shuttle available for men’s hockey home games

Free shuttle available for men’s hockey home games. Fans parking in Bangsberg can use the BSU shuttle to get to the John S. Glas Fieldhouse.


Celebrate the past, prepare for the future with the Men’s Hockey 5-Game Ticket Package

Celebrate the past, prepare for the future with the Men’s Hockey 5-Game Ticket Package. $80 gets fans the final five home games at the John S. Glas Fieldhouse and priority seating for next year’s season tickets at the Bemidji Regional Events Center.



Slides out of top five in national polls

Bemidji State slides out of top five in national polls. Consecutive losses to Minnesota State causes BSU to dip to 9/10.


Beavers fall short to Minnesota State, 3-2

Beavers swept for the first time in 2009-10. Minnesota State holds on to drop Beavers, 3-2.


Beavers drop series opener to Minnesota State, 5-1

Minnesota State hands No. 4 Beavers 5-1 loss to open series. Beavers suffer first loss at home since Mar. 6, 2009.



George tabbed CHA Rookie of the Week

George named College Hockey America Rookie of the Week. Beaver newcomer honored for play in the Niagara series.


Beavers hold down No. 4 spot in national polls

Bemidji State holds down No. 4 in both national polls. Series sweep over Niagara solidifies Beavers’ top-five ranking.


BSU holds on for 3-2 victory over Niagara

No. 4/5 Beavers hold off Niagara for 3-2 victory. Bemidji State completes series sweep.


Beavers roll past Niagara, 8-2

No. 4/5 Bemidji State rolls to 8-2 win versus Niagara. Lowe posts first two-goal game to ground the Purple Eagles.


BSU to hold Teddy Bear Toss Saturday/Sunday

Debris will fly during this weekend's BSU hockey series. Bemidji State to hold annual Teddy Bear, Hat and Mitten Toss Saturday and Sunday.



Beavers make top-five debut in national polls

Bemidji State climbs to No. 4/5 in national polls. Victory over top-ranked Miami (Ohio) lifts Beavers to new heights in rankings.


McKelvie and McLeod gain CHA honors

McKelvie and McLeod garner College Hockey America recognition. Beavers honored by league for play at the Subway Holiday Classic.


Beaver Pride tabs Kaus and McKelvie Athlete of the Week

Beaver Pride tabs Kaus and McKelvie Athletes of the Week. ‘Team behind the teams’ recognizes student-athletes for outstanding play.


Ohio State stings Beavers in overtime, 2-1

Ohio State stings No. 6 Bemidji State in overtime, 2-1. Beavers drop second game of the season.


No. 6 Beavers topple top-ranked Miami, 3-2

No. 6 Bemidji State topples nation’s top-ranked team, 3-2. McKelvie lifts Beavers over Miami (Ohio) with third-period goal.


Hunt earns Beaver Pride Athlete of the Week award

Beaver Pride tabs Epema and Hunt Athletes of the Week. ‘Team behind the teams’ recognizes student-athletes for outstanding play.


Bemidji State reaches new heights in national polls

Bemidji State reaches new heights in national polls. Decisive series sweep carries Beavers to No. 6 in both publications.


Cramer, Hunt and George garner CHA honors

Dominating play translates to CHA weekly awards for three Bemidji State players. Beavers sweep league honors for third time this season.


Hunt; No. 8 Beavers break Chargers, 6-3

Hunt; No. 8 Beavers break Chargers, 6-3. Beavers improve to 6-0-0 in CHA play on strength of defenseman’s first hat trick.


George lifts Beavers to 6-1 win over Ala.-Huntsville

George posts three-points to lead No. 8 Beavers to 6-1 victory. Beavers drop Ala.-Huntsville to improve to 5-0-0 in College Hockey America play.



Beaver Pride tabs Groskreutz and MacQueen Athletes of the Week

'Team behind the teams' recognizes student-athletes for outstanding play


BSU signs two for inaugural WCHA campaign

Bemidji State adds two during early period. Illo and Jubinville to join Beavers for 2010-11.


CHA tabs George Rookie of the Week

Bemidji State’s George earns CHA Rookie of the Week honors. Beaver freshman posted three points in Minnesota series.


Beavers ranked No. 8 in both major national polls

Bemidji State ranked No. 8 in both national polls. Beavers remain in the top 10 for second consecutive week.


Beavers top Minnesota, 6-2, to salvage series split

No. 7 Bemidji State salvages road split at Minnesota, 6-2. Beavers gain first-ever win over intrastate rival Minnesota


Golden Gophers hand No. 7 Bemidji State its first loss of the season, 4-1

Beavers’ unbeaten streak ends at eight games



Bemidji State breaks into the top 10 in the country

BSU ranked No. 7 in both major polls


Bemidji State sweeps College Hockey America Player of the Week Awards

Beavers recognized for series sweep over Robert Morris


No. 12 Bemidji State drops Robert Morris 6-1 to complete series sweep

Beavers get scoring contributions from 13 players



Weekend sweep lifts Bemidji State in the national polls

BSU matches highest ranking in USAToday Poll; Rises to No. 11 in USCHO.com ranking


Bakala named College Hockey America Defensive Player of the Week

Sophomore goalie posts pair of overtime wins at Ala.-Huntsville


Kinne sinks overtime dagger; BSU sneaks past Chargers, 2-1

Beavers need extra time, but open CHA season with sweep over Ala.-Huntsville


Read; Bemidji State remain unbeaten in 2009-10

Junior scores two goal to push Beavers to a 2-1 win in CHA opener


Momentum in national polls grows for Bemidji State

BSU makes debut in USAToday Poll; Rises to No. 14 in USCHO.com publication


Bemidji State sweeps College Hockey America Player of the Week Awards

Beavers recognized for stellar play in three-point road weekend


Dugas backstops Beavers to 5-0 victory at Northern Michigan

McKelvie nets two goals in victory


Beavers score two in the third to salvage 3-3 tie at Northern Michigan

Freshman Jordan George nets goal and assist to keep BSU unbeaten



Beaver Pride honors Tomcikova and Read as its Athletes of the Week

‘Team behind the teams’ recognizes student-athletes for outstanding play


Momentum in national polls grows for Bemidji State

BSU makes debut in INCH and USCHO polls; Garners support in USAToday Poll


Read and George named College Hockey America Players of the Week

Bemidji State duo recognized for stellar play in opening series of 2009-10


Read powers Bemidji State to 7-3 victory over Air Force

Junior forward posts career-high four points as Beavers complete series sweep


Bemidji State grounds Falcons in season-opener, 3-1

Bakala posts 20 saves in first collegiate victory



Bemidji State’s unveils 2010-11 men’s ice hockey schedule

Beaver to open Bemidji Regional Events Center versus North Dakota


Bemidji State tabbed first in 2009 Preseason College Hockey America poll

Read named Preseason Player of the Year; Hunt picked to Preseason All-CHA squad


Galen Nagle Memorial Golf Tournament to take place Friday

Friends and Alumni of the BSU men’s hockey program set to take to the links



Niagara University to host 2010 College Hockey America Tournament

Final CHA contests to be played at Dwyer Arena








































































































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