Bemidji State University track and field Head Coach Kevin Kean announced the addition of Briyana Barnes to the 2017-18 recruit class. Barnes, from Milwaukee, Wis., is the sixth freshman to commit to Beaver Track and Field starting in the 2018-19 season.
The Bemidji State University track and field program will see five newcomers join the squad as the early-signing period came to a conclusion Wednesday. Head Coach Kevin Kean announced the addition of two sprinters, two throwers and one vaulter/hurdler for the recruiting class of 2017-18.
The Bemidji State University Track and Field team will host its annual JackPine Classic Saturday, Sept. 2 starting from the BSU Gillett Recreation Center. The 5K, 10K and 25K runs begin at 9 a.m. and are open to the public.
Bemidji State University landed 32 student-athletes on the 2017 Spring Academic All-Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Team, announced by the league office May 16.
Led by senior Alex Coleman, the Bemidji State University outdoor track and field team placed 12th at the 2017 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Outdoor Championships, May 12-13. The Dayton, Ohio native scored team points in three events, competed in six and was a part of four season-best marks in the final meet of her collegiate career.
The Bemidji State University outdoor track and field team recorded 11 top 10 finishes and set four season-best times in the Mansanz Classic, its final tune-up to the 2017 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Championships. Genavieve Backlund and Christa Benson each posted runner-up finishes to lead the Beavers.
Alex Coleman was back at it again Friday, breaking her own Bemidji State University outdoor triple jump record to lead a small contingent of Beavers at the North Dakota State University Tune-Up. The senior broke her own triple jump record by more than 19 inches.
Bemidji State University senior multi-event standout Alex Coleman took seventh place in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Heptahlon, Wednesday in Mankato, Minn. The multi-event championships stood as the first leg of the league’s 2017 Outdoor Track and Field Championships.
Sophomore multi-event athlete Christa Benson and freshman thrower Savannah Olson placed second in their respective events Saturday in St. Peter, Minn. as the Bemidji State University Track and Field Team competed in the Gustavus Adulphus College Drake Alternative Meet.
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.