Three Bemidji State student-athletes tabbed for NSIC Myles Brand Award

Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Commissioner Erin Lind has announced that three Bemidji State University student-athletes have been selected as recipients of the ninth annual NSIC Myles Brand All-Academic with Distinction Award.


Three Bemidji State Soccer players earn Scholar All-America honors

Three Bemidji State soccer players have been selected to the 2017 United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division II Scholar All-America Team for their efforts on the field and in the classroom. Junior Dani Nelson joined seniors Catherine Arneson and Miranda Famestad aas Beavers receiving academic honors from the coaches’ organization.


Bemidji State’s Arneson earns First Team Academic All-America honor

Bemidji State University Soccer senior Catherine Arneson has been named to the College Sports Information Directors of America College Division Academic All-America® First Team for her efforts on the field and in the classroom.


Famestad named to All-America Team to cap collegiate career

Bemidji State University Soccer senior Miranda Famestad has been selected to the 2017 Division II Conference Commissioners Association Women’s Soccer All-America Team. The defender becomes the third player in Beaver Soccer history to earn All-American accolades.


Five Bemidji State Soccer players earn All-Central Region honors

A program record five Bemidji State soccer players have been recognized by the United Soccer Coaches’ organization for outstanding play in 2017. Miranda Famestad and Rachael Norton were selected to the All-Central Region First Team, while Catherine Arneson and Dani Nelson earned a spot on the all-region second team, and freshman Allyson Smith was placed on the third team.


Bemidji State lands 29 on Fall Academic All-NSIC Team

Bemidji State University landed 29 student-athletes on the 2017 Fall Academic All-Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Team.


Bemidji State trio earns D2CCA All-Central Region honors

Bemidji State Soccer senior Miranda Famestad and juniors Rachael Norton and Dani Nelson have been selected to the 2017 Division II Conference Commissioners Association Women’s Soccer All-Central Region Team for their roles in leading the BSU Soccer program to a 15-1-4 overall record and its first NCAA Tournament berth in program history.


Beavers drop shoot out in first round of the NCAA Tournament

The Bemidji State University soccer team's magical season came to an end Friday. After 110 minutes of scoreless play, Augustana University earned the right to advance by way of a 5-3 shoot out victory.


Bemidji State’s Arneson and Thelen earn Capitol One All-District 7 nods

Bemidji State University soccer senior goalkeeper Catherine Arneson and midfielder Raquel Thelen have been named to the College Sports Information Directors of America College Division Academic All-District® First Team for their efforts on the field and in the classroom.


Bemidji State Soccer earns first NCAA Tournament bid in program history

The Bemidji State University soccer team has earned an at-large bid into the 2017 NCAA Division II Women’s Soccer Championships and will play Augustana University in the first round of the Central Regional Tournament.


Norton selected to 2017 NSIC All-Tournament Team

Bemidji State University junior forward Rachael Norton was named to the 2017 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference All-Tournament team Sunday.


Beavers drop NSIC Semifinal match to Augustana, 1-0

Augustana University needed just 27 seconds to light their side of the scoreboard and that was all they would need as the Vikings eliminated Bemijdi State University from the 2017 NSIC Tournament with a 1-0 semifinal victory in Mankato, Minn.


Bemidji State’s Anna Fobbe receives NSIC Elite 18 Award for soccer

Bemidji State junior Anna Fobbe has been selected to receive the 2017 NSIC Elite 18 Award for soccer. Fobbe, who becomes the first Beaver soccer player to earn the award and the second BSU student-athlete to receive the honor, was presented the award during the NSIC Soccer Tournament, Nov. 3 at The Pitch in Mankato, Minn.


Bemidji State soccer sweeps NSIC individual awards

The Bemijdi State soccer team swept the 2017 NSIC individual awards announced today by the league office. Rachael Norton was named Offensive Player of the Year, Miranda Famestad was selected as the Defensive Player of the Year, Catherine Arneson earned Goaltender of the Year, Allyson Smith got the Freshman of the Year nod and Jim Stone was named Coach of the Year.


Bemidji State defeats Winona State, 3-2, to advance to NSIC semifinal

Bemidji State scored three first-half goals and held off a second-half charge by Winona State University to punch it's ticket to the semifinal round of the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Tournament with a 3-2 semifinal victory.


Bemidji State soccer team to host first round of conference tournament

The No. 14 Bemidji State soccer team, which pulled down the No. 2 seed in the NSIC Tournament, will open the 2017 postseason by hosting Winona State , the tournament’s No. 7 seed, in the quarterfinal round of the league championship at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday.


Beavers jump up one spot in national poll

The Bemidji State University soccer team has moved up one spot in the Oct. 31 United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division II Women’s Poll. After a 2-2 draw at the University of Minnesota Duluth and a 4-1 victory over St. Cloud State University Oct. 28-29, coaches across the country have voted the Beavers No. 14 in the nation’s top 25 poll.


Soccer Beavers claim second seed in NSIC tournament; Host Winona State Wednesday

Following the greatest regular season in Bemidji State University soccer program history, BSU has secured the No. 2 seed in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Soccer Tournament and will host seventh-seeded Winona State University in the quarterfinal round at Chet Anderson Stadium at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday.


BSU completes unbeaten regular season with 4-1 win over St. Cloud State

The Bemidji State University soccer team completed an unbeaten regular season with a 4-1 victory over St. Cloud State University Sunday at Chet Anderson Stadium. The victory clinches second place in the NSIC standings and assures the No. 15 Beavers the right to host the first round of the conference tournament Wednesday at 1:30 p.m.


Beavers battle back for 2-2 draw at Minnesota Duluth

Trailing 2-0 after 10 minutes of play, the Bemidji State University soccer team got goals from Miranda Famstad and Allyson Smith just 58 seconds apart to even the score before halftime. The teams would play two overtime sessions and a total of 110 minutes, but would settle for a draw.


Weather delays Bemidji State’s NSIC match up at Minnesota Duluth

Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Commissioner, Erin Lind, announced that the Bemidji State University soccer match at the University of Minnesota Duluth has been pushed back to Saturday due to weather conditions in northern Minnesota.


Bemidji State soccer up in regional and national polls

The Bemidji State soccer team has moved up two spots in the Oct. 24 United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division II Women’s Poll and jumped up a spot in the NCAA Division II Central Region Poll heading into the final week of the 2017 regular season.


NSIC title within reach as Beavers enter final week of 2017

The Bemidji State soccer team looks to continue its season-opening unbeaten streak as it heads into the final weekend of the 2017 regular season. Bemidji State will travel to Duluth, MN to face Minnesota Duluth Friday, October 27 at 6 p.m. before returning home to face St. Cloud State at Chet Anderson Stadium Sunday, October 29 at 1 p.m. to round off the regular season.


Unbeaten streak stretched to 15 on 4-1 win at Southwest Minnesota State

Alanna Mattson scored twice to provide all the offense the No. 21 Bemidji State University soccer team would need as the Beavers extended their unbeaten streak to 15 matches with a 4-1 victory at Southwest Minnesota State Sunday in Marshall, Minn.


Norton, Mattson lead Bemidji State soccer to 12th win of 2017

The No. 21 Bemidji State University soccer team extended its unbeaten streak to 14 matches, Saturday, with a 2-0 victory at the University of Sioux Falls.


No. 21 Bemidji State soccer team hits the road looking to remain unbeaten

BEMIDJI, Minn. -- The Bemidji State University soccer team looks to remain undefeated as it heads to Sioux Falls, S.D. to take on University of Sioux Falls at 11 am Saturday before heading to Marshall, Minn. to battle Southwest Minnesota State at 1 p.m. Sunday.


Bemidji State soccer up one spot in national poll

The Bemidji State University soccer team has moved up one spot in the Oct. 17 United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division II Women’s Poll. After a 2-0 win over Wayne State College and a 1-1, double-overtime draw with Augustana University, coaches across the country have voted the Beavers No. 21 in the nation’s top 25 poll.


NSIC recognizes Bemidji State goalkeeper for outstanding play

For the second time in three weeks, a Bemidji State University soccer player has been named Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Goalkeeper Player of the Week. This week senior Catherine Arneson was recognized for her role in extending the Beavers’ unbeaten streak to 13 matches.


Bemidji State unbeaten streak extended to 13 after 1-1 draw with Augustana

Rachael Norton scored her 10th goal of the season and Cat Arneson piled up seven saves, but Augustana University capitalized on a a free kick in the 83rd minute to tie the match, 1-1, and the teams were unable to break the tie during two 10-minute overtime periods.


Second half burst propels No. 22 Beavers past Wildcats

The Bemidji State University soccer team won its third straight and extended its unbeaten streak to 12 matches Saturday using a pair of second half goals less than three minute apart to defeat Wayne State College, 2-0, on senior day.


Soccer Bemidji State soccer team returns home for Alumni Weekend and Senior Day

The nationally-ranked Bemidji State University soccer team returns home this weekend for two match ups at Chet Anderson Stadium. Bemidji State will face Wayne State College at 1 p.m. Saturday before the Beavers take on Augustana at 1 p.m. Sunday to wrap up Alumni Weekend.


Bemidji State Soccer makes its debut in national poll

The Bemidji State soccer team has been ranked among the top 25 nationally for the first time in program history. After remaining unbeaten through the first 11 matches of their season (10-0-1) and holding down a portion of the top spot in the NSIC standings (8-0-1), coaches from across the country have slotted BSU 22nd in the Oct. 10 United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division II Women’s Poll.


Smith scores twice to lead BSU past MSU Moorhead

Allyson Smith scored twice and added an assist, while Rachael Norton posted a goal and an assist to lead the Bemidji State University soccer team to a 6-1 victory over Minnesota State University Moorhead Sunday at Chat Anderson Stadium.


Beavers edge Wolves in defensive battle

Quality scoring chances were hard to come by against a tenacious Northern State defense Friday afternoon, but senior Raquel Thelen was able to make good on shot early to give Bemidji State all the offense it would need as Catherine Arneson posted her fifth shutout of the season to propel the Beavers to a 3-0 victory.


Bemidji State soccer cited for Team Academic Award

The Bemidji State University soccer team has been selected to the United Soccer Coaches Team Academic Award list in a recent announcement from the organization’s national office.


Bemidji State looks ahead to a pair of NSIC matches

The Bemidji State soccer team looks to remain unbeaten this week as it splits the week between a road match and a return home. BSU hits the road to face Northern State University in Aberdeen, S.D. at 3 p.m. Friday Sunday, the Beavers return home to face Minnesota State University Moorhead at 1 p.m. for its Cheryl Smyth Memorial/Cancer Awareness Match.


Shutout of No. 13 Minnesota State propels Fobbe to Goalkeeper of the Week

Following a shutout of No. 13 Minnesota State University, Mankato, Sunday, Bemidji State University goalkeeper, Anna Fobbe, has been named Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Goalkeeper Player of the Week. It marks the third time this season a BSU player has earned one of the league’s individual honors.


Beavers' remain unbeaten tying No. 13 Minnesota State in double overtime

Bemidji State's pursuit of nine straight wins came to an end on rainy Sunday afternoon in Mankato. Minn. BSU's goalkeeper Anna Fobbe recorded a season-high nine saves, but the Beavers were unable to find the back of the net, settling for a 0-0 double overtime draw with Minnesota State University, Mankato.


Norton's four-point night leads BSU to eighth straight win

On a night when the Bemidji State University soccer team needed just one goal, it got three and used a 3-0 victory over Concordia-University-St. Paul to improve to 8-0-0 on the season and remain perfect (6-0-0) in Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference play.


BSU soccer takes program-record seven-match winning streak on the road

The Bemidji State soccer team is back on the road this week, after using 1-0 victories over U-Mary and Minot State to extend its winning streak to a program-record seven matches.


Thelen propels Beavers to seventh straight victory

Raquel Thelen scored her second goal of the season in the 47th minute and that was all the Bemidji State University soccer team would need as goalkeeper Anna Fobbe made four stops to lead Bemidji State to a 1-0 victory.


Beavers earn overtime win on Smith goal

The Bemidji State University soccer team needed more than 94 minutes, but an Ally Smith goal broke a scoreless tie and extended the Beavers' winning streak to six matches Friday in Bismarck, N.D.


Two-match week ahead of the Bemidji State Soccer team

The Bemidji State University soccer team is hitting the road, after winning two games at home Sept. 16-17, for a match up at University of Mary at 7 p.m. Friday in Bismarck, N.D. The Beavers will then return home to face Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference rival Minot State University at 1 p.m. Sunday at Chet Anderson Stadium to wrap up Homecoming Week.


Norton recognized by NSIC following four-goal weekend

Following the Bemidji State University soccer team’s fourth and fifth consecutive victories, Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference officials have announced that BSU forward, Rachael Norton, has been selected as its Defensive Player of the Week, for her role in the strong start.


Bemidji State defeats Winona State 4-1 for fifth straight win

Bemidji State got two goals apiece from Rachael Norton and Dani Nelson as the Beavers improved to 5-0-0 on the season with a 4-1 victory over Winona State Sunday at Chat Anderson Stadium.


Norton scores twice in 3-0 victory over Upper Iowa

The Bemidji State University Soccer team flexed its offensive muscle Saturday, earning its fourth victory of the season, 3-0 over Upper Iowa University.


Bemidji State’s Famestad earns NSIC Defensive Player of the Week honor

Following the Bemidji State University soccer team’s 3-0-0 season-opening road trip, the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference officials have announced that BSU defender, Miranda Famestad, has been selected as its Defensive Player of the Week, for her role in the strong start.


Beavers open season with third straight win on Thelen goal late

With the score locked 0-0 and the teams entering the final five minutes of regulation, Raquel Thelen corralled a rebound off an Ally Smith shot and found the back of the net to lift the Bemidji State Soccer team to a 2-0 victory at Northern Michigan.


Smith and Arneson combine to lead Bemidji State to second victory of 2017

Freshman Allyson Smith found the back of the net in the 55th minute Friday, recording her first collegiate goal and all the offense the team would need. Senior goalkeeper Catherin Arneson turned aside the two shots she faced to post the fifth shutout of her career and lead the Beavers to their second victory of the season.


Norton leads Beavers to season-opening victory over Minnesota Crookston

Rachael Norton scored twice during the first 12 minutes and the Bemidji State University Soccer team cruised to a 3-0 shutout over the University of Minnesota Crookston to open the 2017 season.


Three-match week ahead of the 2017 Bemidji State soccer team

The Bemidji State University soccer team is back in action this week, opening its 2017 season by hitting the road for a NSIC match up at the Minnesota Crookston before traveling to Michigan for non-conference match ups at Michigan Tech and Northern Michigan.


BSU Soccer opens 2017 season with first practice Wednesday

The Bemidji State University soccer team will officially get its 2017 season underway this Wednesday as student-athletes hit the pitch at 9 a.m. for the first practice of fall training camp.


Bemidji State soccer picked third in NSIC Preseason Coaches' Poll

Bemidji State University has been picked to finish third in the 2017 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Preseason Soccer Coaches’ Poll. The league also announced senior forward Raquel Thelen and senior defender Miranda Famestad as ‘Players to Watch’ for the 2017 campaign.


Gorski named Bemidji State Soccer assistant coach

Bemidji State University Head Soccer Coach Jim Stone has announced the hiring of Ryszard (Richard) Gorski as assistant coach. The 2005 graduate of Long Island University brings goalkeeping experience as a player and coach from the NCAA Division I, Division II, junior college and professional ranks.


Bemidji State’s 2017 soccer schedule announced

The Bemidji State University soccer team and head coach Jim Stone have announced the Beavers’ 2017 schedule, which features nine home games and 15 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference matchups.


Yost and Bitzer named Bemidji State’s Student-Athletes of the Year

Bemidji State University volleyball and softball standout Jessica Yost and Michael Bitzer, of the men’s hockey team, were named 2016-17 Female and Male Student-Athletes of the Year to headline the 2017 Beaver Nation Celebration athletic appreciation banquet Thursday at the BSU Gymnasium.


Bemidji State’s Stram and Adams honored by NSIC

The Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference has announced Bemidji State University’s Sarah Stram and Gena Adams to its list of 2017 Honor Student-Athlete and scholarship award winners.


Bemidji State soccer program adds Smith for 2017 season

Bemidji State University Soccer Head Coach Jim Stone has announced that Brainerd, Minn. native Allyson Smith has signed a National Letter of Intent to play for the BSU soccer program beginning in the fall of 2017. The addition of the forward/attacking midfielder brings the Beavers’ 2017 signing class to eight.


Bemidji State soccer program gets commitments from seven for 2017

Bemidji State head soccer coach Jim Stone announced the commitments of seven recruits for the 2017 season. Ryin Carreras, Maggie Hallock, Izabel Matchan, Alanna Mattson , Emma Mortensen, Isabelle Olson and Emma Riedi each signed National Letters of Intent to play soccer for the Beavers beginning next season.



Beavers Signing Day press conference to be held Feb. 1

BEMIDJI, Minn. -- The Bemidji State University football and soccer programs will conclude their recruiting season Feb. 1 on National Signing Day while hosting press conferences beginning at 3:30 p.m. BSU football interim head coach Brent Bolte and soccer head coach Jim Stone will speak at the live press conference in room 231 of the Physical Education Building on the BSU Campus.


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