BEMIDJI, Minn. — The Bemidji State women’s golf team gears up to compete at the Concordia-St. Paul Invitational this weekend. The Beavers will compete against 12 other Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) teams at the Tartan Park Golf Course in Lake Elmo, Minn. Sept. 16-17.
Last weekend the Beavers came in second at the St. Cloud State University Husky Triangular versus St. Cloud State and Winona State University. The BSU women’s golf team carded an event-low 341 (+53) in the final round, but came up one stroke short of a comeback and a season-opening title (360-341—701/+125). SCSU won the triangular posting matching scores of 350 to finish with 700 (+124).
BSU captain Rachel Wold (Jr., Crookston, Minn.) came in second with 90-75—165 (+21), Monica Wold (Fr., Crookston, Minn.) tied for sixth in her collegiate debut carding scores of 87-88—175 (+31), Olivia Knutson (Fr., Hatton, N.D.) finished 10th with 93-86—179 (+35) and Kelly Blair (Fr., International Falls, Minn.) rounded out the BSU team score in 12th at 90-92—182 (+38)
On Sunday the Beavers will wear pink in support of the third annual Tee-Up 4 Cancer. The tournament will feature raffles, and donations will be directed to Stand Up 2 Cancer, a foundation dedicated to cancer awareness and research. For more information on Stand Up 2 Cancer or if you would like to donate visit www.standup2cancer.org.
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Nestled in Northern Minnesota’s wooded region and located on the shore of Lake Bemidji, Bemidji State University sponsors 15 varsity athletic programs with NCAA Division I men’s and women’s hockey membership in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association, while its 13 NCAA Division II programs hold membership in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC).