Beavers drop four-set match to Cougars

September 28, 20181st2nd3rd4thFinal
Sioux Falls252524253
Bemidji State161626171
USFTeam StatsBSU
.292Hitting Pct..102
130Total Attacks127
Yaksich - 14
KillsCronin - 11
Goerger - 37
AssistsCampbell - 30
Springer - 3
AcesHallmann - 3
Springer - 14
DigsHallmann - 15
Scott - 3
Feyereisen - 3
BlocksTouchett - 2
Filipiak - 2
Cronin - 2
Beavers drop four-set match to Cougars
Friday, September 28, 2018
Beavers drop four-set match to Cougars

BEMIDJI, Minn. – The Bemidji State University volleyball team fell to University of Sioux Falls 3-1 (16-25, 16-25, 26-24, 17-25) Friday night in Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference action. The Beavers (5-11, 2-6 NSIC) were led by sophomore Becka Cronin who tallied a season-best 11 kills in the match while Greta Paszek and Anna Averkamp each totaled 10.

The Beavers committed 26 attack errors during the match and hit at just a .102 efficiency while the Cougars totaled 53 team kills with just 15 errors for a .292 team hitting percentage.

Cronin led the Beavers by hitting at a .219 clip while Averkamp followed at .130. Freshman Mary Campbell coordinated the Beavers’ attack and earned 30 assists in the match while junior Emma Hallmann led the Beavers’ backcourt with 15 digs.

BSU totaled just four team blocks in the match with Julie Touchett, Maddie Filipiak and Cronin all tied for the team lead with two apiece.

The Beavers continue NSIC action tomorrow when they host No. 12 Southwest Minnesota State University at 1 p.m.

For more information on the Bemidji State volleyball program, follow the Beavers on Twitter (@BSUBeaversVB), like them on Facebook ( and Volleyball Facebook) or sign up for the TXTUpdates from text-messaging system through the "Multimedia" pull down menu on the main page of

Nestled in Northern Minnesota’s wooden region and located on the shore of Lake Bemidji, BSU 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).