The National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) announced Bemidji State softball Assistant Coach Rachel Rhode as one of two recipients of the 2020 Mary Nutter Scholarship announced Tuesday afternoon.
Bemidji State University totaled 73 student-athletes who were named as 2019-20 Division II Athletics Directors Association (ADA) Academic Achievement Award recipients, as released by the DII ADA Thursday. All 13 of the Beavers’ Division II programs were represented among the award winners.
Bemidji State Softball Head Coach Brittany Gomez announced the addition of Stephanie Ferguson (Cloquet, Minn.), Kora Martin (Thorsby, Alberta/Rainy River CC), Autumn Reid (Forest Lake, Minn.) and Jennifer Smith (Winkler, Manitoba/Dawson CC) to the BSU softball program for the 2021 season. The quartet brings the incoming freshman class to seven.
Bemidji State Director of Athletics Tracy Dill has announced that Brittany Gomez has been named the 19th head coach of the Beavers’ softball program.
Bemidji State soccer captain Tia Neuharth and Michael Junker, of the BSU football team, were named 2019-20 Female and Male Athletes of the Year to culminate an afternoon of individual and team recognition by BSU Athletics for academic and athletic excellence. In addition, Zöe Christensen, also of the outdoor track and field team, and men’s hockey standout Elias Rosén were selected BSU’s 2019-20 Female and Male Newcomers of the Year, while Jared Henning was selected as the recipient of the inaugural Bemidji State University Community Impact Award.
Forty-one Bemidji State University student-athletes earned a spot on the 2019-20 Spring Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference All-Academic Team, with 24 also meriting the NSIC All-Academic Team of Excellence recognition.
The Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Board of Directors voted unanimously to suspend all activities related to intercollegiate athletics and cancel the remaining 2020 spring conference competition and championships due to concerns of the global coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, late Sunday.
The Bemidji State softball team earned a pair of wins over Lock Haven University on the final day of its spring break trip to improve to 10-12 on the season.
The Bemidji State softball team fell to Northwood University and Lake Erie College on the fifth day of The Spring Games in non-conference action Thursday afternoon
The Bemidji State softball team fell to Lawrence Technical University and University of Michigan-Dearborn on the fourth day of The Spring Games in non-conference action Wednesday morning.