BSU sweeps double-header at Northern State
Saturday, April 19, 2008
ABERDEEN, S.D. (Fossum Field) -- The Bemidji State University baseball team completed a double-header sweep of the Northern State Wolves this afternoon in Aberdeen, S.D. The Beavers platted 29 runs in the double-header posting a season-high 20 runs in Game 1. The Beavers took Game 1 by a score of 20-1 and completed the sweep with a 9-2 win in the night cap.

Ryan Bohannan (Jr., Goodyear, Ariz.) saw his record improve to 2-1 as he worked six innings in the first game of the double-header. Casey Allar (Jr., Sartell, Minn.) got the start in the second game. Allar pitched his second consecutive complete game to improve his record to 2-2 on the season.

With the double-header sweep the Beavers improve to 11-16-1 overall and 9-5 in Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference play. With the 11 wins the Beavers surpass their win total of nine from a year ago and are off to its best start through 28 games since the 2002 season when they were 19-9.

Bemidji State’s 9-5 conference record is also the best start in the conference since the 2002 season when BSU was 11-3 through 14 games.

Bemidji State and Northern State will wrap up its four-game weekend series with a double-header tomorrow in Aberdeen. First pitch for the twinbill is slated for noon Central time at Fossum Field.

Bemidji State University, located in Bemidji, Minn., is an NCAA Division II institution and a member of the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC).