Five Beavers set personal records at NCAA DII Central Region Championship

Bemidji State University cross country saw all five of its runners set personal records Saturday morning at the 2021 NCAA Division II Central Regional Championship in Joplin, Mo. Freshman Mary Goodwin paced the Beavers on the 6,000-meter course as the team finished 29th at Tom Rutledge Cross Country Course.


Beaver Cross Country to run at NCAA DII Central Region on Saturday

Senior Ryne Prigge leads the Bemidji State University cross country team to the 2021 NCAA Division II Central Regional race on Saturday, Nov. 6, set to begin at 10 a.m. from the Tom Rutledge Cross Country Course in Joplin, Mo.


Prigge named NSIC Senior of the Year as BSU completes NSIC Championship

Bemidji State University cross country senior Ryne Prigge paced the team and was named the recipient of the inaugural senior of the year award at the 2021 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Cross Country Championships in Wayne, Neb., on Saturday morning. The Beavers finished 11th of 16 teams during the 6,000-meter race hosted by Wayne State College.


NSIC Cross Country Championships set for Bemidji State on Saturday, Oct. 23

The 2021 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Cross Country Championships will take place in Wayne, Neb., on Saturday, Oct. 23, hosted by Wayne State College. The Bemidji State University program will compete in the 6,000-meter race beginning at 10 a.m. from the Wayne Country Club.


Cross Country takes 4th at Waxlax Invite as five Beavers set personal records

For the second straight race, Bemidji State University cross country freshman Mary Goodwin has paced the team to lead to a fourth-place finish at the Bob Waxlax Invitational in Sauk Rapids, Minn. Goodwin took 12th with a personal record time in the 6,000-meter race at the meet hosted by St. Cloud State University.


Beavers to run second 6K at Bob Waxlax Invitational on Thursday

The Bemidji State University cross country program is set to run its second 6,000-meter race of the season on Thursday, Oct. 7 at the Bob Waxlax Invitational hosted by St. Cloud State University. The women’s race is scheduled to begin at 4:30 p.m. at the Wapicada Golf Course.


Goodwin, Prigge take top 50 finishes for cross country at Roy Griak Invitational

Freshman Mary Goodwin and senior Ryne Prigge paced the Bemidji State University cross country team Friday afternoon at the Roy Griak Invitational at the Les Bolstad Golf Course. Goodwin and Prigge each finished among the top 50 finishers as BSU took 18th of 28 teams.


Bemidji State Cross Country to run in 6K at Roy Griak Invite on Friday

The Bemidji State University cross country team is set to run in its second race of the season on Friday at the Roy Griak Invitational, hosted by the University of Minnesota. The Beavers participants will begin their 6,000-meter race at 12:45 p.m. from the Les Bolstad Golf Course in Falcon Heights, Minn.


Trio sets top five XC program marks as Beavers complete Dragon Twilight

The Bemidji State University cross country program laced its shoes Friday evening for an official race for the first time in almost 700 days as seven student-athletes competed at the Dragon Twilight hosted by Minnesota State University Moorhead. The Beavers combined to finish fourth among nine teams during the 4,000-meter race held at the Bluestem Center for the Arts.


Beaver Cross Country opens 2021 season Friday at Dragon Twilight

The Bemidji State University cross country program travels to Moorhead, Minn., on Friday, Sept. 10 to open the 2021 season at the Dragon Twilight Meet. The Beavers will begin the 4,000-meter race at 7:30 p.m. from the Bluestem Center for the Arts.


Zoey Mills chosen BSU Athlete to Watch in NSIC XC Preseason Coaches’ Poll

The Bemidji State University cross country program was tabbed to finish 12th as the 2021 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Preseason Coaches’ Poll was released on Thursday. Freshman Zoey Mills was named the BSU Athlete to Watch after setting a top-10 program time in the 5,000 meter run during the outdoor track & field season.


Head Coach Kevin Kean releases 2021 Beaver Cross Country schedule

Bemidji State University cross country head coach Kevin Kean announced the program’s 2021 schedule Thursday, which features three regular season meets.


BSU’s Gordy Skaar Memorial Golf Tournament set for June 18

The 44th Annual Gordy Skaar Memorial Golf Tournament is set for Friday, June 18 at Bemidji Town and Country Club. Registration for men and women is open now for the event to benefit the Bemidji State Athletic Scholarship Fund.


NSIC names 42 Beavers to 2020 All-Academic Team

The Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference announced Wednesday that 42 Bemidji State University student-athletes were selected to the 2020 Fall NSIC All-Academic Team, including 22 named to the NSIC All-Academic Team of Excellence.


Division II ADA names 73 Bemidji State Academic Achievement Award recipients

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.


NSIC cancels fall competition, suspends all sports through Dec. 31

The Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference’s Board of Directors has voted to cancel NSIC fall sport competition and championships, and has suspended all athletic competition through December 31, 2020.


NSIC Board of Directors vote to delay the start of fall athletic season

The Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Board of Directors unanimously supported a delay to the start of NSIC fall athletic competition.


Neuharth and Junker named Bemidji State’s 2019-20 Athletes of the Year

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.


Prigge and Beaver Cross Country earn USTFCCCA All-Academic distinction

Sophomore Ryne Prigge headlined Bemidji State University cross country’s selection as an all-academic team, as released by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).


NSIC tabs seven for Myles Brand All-Academic with Distinction Award

Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Commissioner Erin Lind has announced that six Bemidji State University student-athletes have been selected as recipients of the 11th annual NSIC Myles Brand All-Academic with Distinction Award.


Forty-two BSU student-athletes honored by NSIC for academic success

Bemidji State University landed 31 student-athletes on the 2019 Fall Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference All-Academic Team, with 16 earning the NSIC's new All-Academic Team of Excellence distinction.


BSU runs fastest 6K race since 2016 with six personal records at NCAA Regional

Six of Bemidji State University cross country’s seven runners set personal record times Saturday as the team completed the 2019 NCAA Central Regional Championship in Joplin, Mo. Sophomore Ryne Prigge paced the squad with a 47th-place finish while the Beavers took 25th overall as a team.


Beavers to run at NCAA Central Regional Saturday in Joplin, Mo.

The 2019 NCAA Central Regional Championship will be the site of the Bemidji State University cross country program’s next race Saturday, Nov. 9 in Joplin, Mo. The squad of seven runners will begin the 6,000-meter race at 10 a.m. on the campus of Missouri Southern State University.


Pair of freshmen set personal records as Beavers complete NSIC Championship

A pair of freshmen set personal record times Saturday as the Bemidji State University cross country program completed the 2019 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Championship 6,000-meter race in Wayne, Neb. Mckenzie Evans and Lily Johnson both finished within BSU’s top four following sophomore Ryne Prigge with a 38th-place finish and senior Kristen Petron with a 76th-place finish.


Beaver Cross Country to run in NSIC Championships Saturday in Wayne, Neb.

The Bemidji State University cross country program is set to run at the 2019 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Championship Saturday, Oct. 26 in Wayne, Neb. The women will run the 6,000-meter race at 11 a.m. at the Wayne Country Club.


Bemidji State takes third overall at 2019 Disney Cross Country Classic 5K

The Bemidji State University cross country team was all smiles in the land of Walt Disney as it finished third overall at the 2019 Disney Cross Country Classic in Orlando, Fla. Four Beavers set personal record times in the 5,000-meter race, including sophomore Ryne Prigge with an eighth place time of 18:59.1, at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Saturday morning.


BSU flies down for Disney Cross Country Classic 5K in Orlando, Fla.

The ESPN World Wide of Sports will serve as the host site for the Bemidji State University cross country program as the team will run in its final regular-season meet of the season. The Beavers will run a 5,000-meter race at 7:25 a.m. at the Disney Cross Country Classic in Orlando, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 12.


Eight Beavers complete 6K at Roy Griak Invitational

Eight student athletes completed the 6,000-meter Roy Griak Invitational in Falcon Heights, Minn., Saturday, Sept. 28 as the Bemidji State University cross country program took 20th overall. Sophomore Ryne Prigge led the Beavers with a 60th-place finish and time of 24:03.1.


Beavers set for Roy Griak Invitational Saturday, Sept. 28

The Bemidji State University cross country program heads to Falcon Heights, Minn., Saturday, Sept. 28 for the Roy Griak Invitational hosted by University of Minnesota. The Beavers will send nine student-athletes to race in the 6,000-meter course which begins at 11:10 a.m.


Beaver Cross Country takes sixth at Dragon Twilight Friday

Bemidji State University cross country sophomore Ryne Prigge led the program Friday night with a 14th-place finish at the Dragon Twilight in Moorhead, Minn. Senior Kristen Petron followed not far behind with a 24th-place finish as the Beavers took sixth place overall.


Cross country season begins with 4,000-meter race Friday at Dragon Twilight

The Bemidji State University cross country program opens the 2019 season Friday, Sept. 6 with a 4,000-meter race at the Dragon Twilight in Moorhead, Minn. The squad of nine student-athletes will take part in the race that begins at 7:30 p.m. from the Bluestem Center for the Arts.


Prigge named Athlete to Watch as 2019 NSIC Preseason Coaches' Poll released

The Bemidji State University cross country team was voted to finish 14th as the 2019 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Preseason Coaches’ Poll was released today. Sophomore Ryne Prigge was selected as the BSU Athlete to Watch after leading the team in every meet last season.


Registration still accepted for Howe-Welle Women’s Athletics Golf and Cornhole Tournament

The registration deadline for the inaugural Howe-Welle Women’s Athletics Golf and Cornhole Tournament has been extended. If you'd like to play the Bemidji Town and Country Club and support women's athletics at BSU, get your team together and register now.


Bemidji State Cross Country releases 2019 schedule

The Bemidji State University cross country team released its 2019 schedule Friday which features six meets, including a trip to the Disney Cross Country Classic Oct. 12 in Orlando, Fla.


Gordy Skaar Memorial Golf Tournament raises $30,000 for BSU Athletics

Over 140 friends, fans and alumni of Bemidji State Athletics gathered at the Bemidji Town & Country Club June 21 for the 42nd Annual Gordy Skaar Memorial Golf Tournament. The annual event raised $30,000 for the Beavers.


BSU’s Gordy Skaar Memorial Golf Tournament set for June 21

The 42nd Annual Gordy Skaar Memorial Golf Tournament is set for Friday, June 21 at Bemidji Town and Country Club and it’s not too late to participate. Registration materials for men and women are now being accepted until July 11th for the event to benefit the Bemidji State University Athletic Scholarship Fund.


Howe-Welle Women's Athletics Golf Tournament set for Aug. 23

The Howe-Welle Women’s Athletics Golf Tournament is set for August 23 at the Bemidji Town and Country Club. Formerly known as the Lady Beaver Tournament the golf outing returns as one of the events scheduled for the 50th Anniversary of BSU Women’s Athletics Celebration weekend Aug. 23–25, 2019.


Renovated training center gives BemidjiState year-round practice facility

A crowd of nearly 200 student-athletes, staff and friends gathered Feb. 15 in Bemidji State University’s John S. Glas Fieldhouse to formally dedicate the newly refurbished Frederick P. Baker Training Center.


Two more added to 2018-19 Beaver Track and Field signing class

Bemidji State University track and field head coach Kevin Kean announced the addition of two more student-athletes to the 2018-19 signing class in Janice Cole and Emma Realing. The two additions in spritns and distance bring the Beavers’ class to eight, all of which will join the program in the fall of 2019.


Bemidji State lands 31 on Fall Academic All-NSIC Team

Bemidji State University landed 31 student-athletes on the 2018 Fall Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference All-Academic Team, with 16 earning the NSIC's new All-Academic Team of Excellence distinction.


Cross country concludes season at NCAA Central Regional

The Bemidji State University cross country team concluded its 2018 season Saturday at the 2018 NCAA Division II Central Regional Championship in Joplin, Mo. Freshman Ryne Prigge led the Beavers for the sixth consecutive meet in the 6,000-meter run held at the Tom Rutledge Cross Country Course.


Kean announces five additions to Beaver Track and Field

Bemidji State University track and field head coach Kevin Kean announced the addition of five student-athletes that will join the program beginning with the 2019-20 season. Four of the five newcomers hail from in-state as part of the Beavers' early signing-period class.


Beavers travel six for NCAA Central Regional Championship Saturday

The Bemidji State University cross country program is set to run at the 2018 NCAA Central Regional Championship Saturday, Nov. 17 in Joplin, Mo. The Beavers and the women’s participants will begin the 6,000-meter run at 11:15 a.m. from Tom Rutledge Cross Country Course on the campus of Missouri Southern State University.


Beaver Cross Country led by Prigge at NSIC Championships Saturday

Freshman Ryne Prigge paced the Bemidji State University cross country team Saturday at the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Championships with a career record time and a 39th-place finish. Prigge topped her previous 6,000-meter time with a mark of 23:23.2 to lead the Beavers.


Bemidji State to run at NSIC Championships Saturday

The Bemidji State University cross country program will take part in the 2018 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Championships Saturday, Nov. 3 in Aberdeen, S.D. The 6,000-meter run begins at 11:15 a.m. from Lee Park Golf Course.


Cross Country finishes sixth at Bob Waxlax Invitational

The Bemidji State University cross country team finished sixth Friday afternoon at the Bob Waxlax Invitational held at the Wapicada Golf Course in Sauk Rapids, Minn. Three Beavers set personal record times as BSU finished with 173 total points in the 6,000-meter run.


Beavers close out regular season at Bob Waxlax Invitational

The Bemidji State University cross country program wraps up is final meet of the regular season Friday at the Bob Waxlax Invitational in Sauk Rapids, Minn. The Beavers will begin the 6,000-meter run at 4:30 p.m. at the Wapicada Golf Course.


Freshmen duo lead Beavers at Ron Pynn Classic in Grand Forks

The freshmen duo of Ryne Prigge and Allyna Storms paced the Bemidji State University cross country team Saturday afternoon as it competed in the Ron Pynn Classic 5,000-meter run. Prigge and Storms finished as the top two runners for BSU for the second consecutive meet.


Cross Country travels down Highway 2 for Ron Pynn Classic in Grand Forks

The Bemidji State University cross country program travels West on Highway 2 to take part in the Ron Pynn Classic Saturday, Oct. 13 on the campus of University of North Dakota. The Beaver runners will begin the 6,000-meter race at 12:30 p.m.


Cross Country takes on first 6K event of 2018 at prestigious Roy Griak Invite

Bemidji State University cross country freshman Ryne Prigge led the program for the second straight meet at the highly-regarded Roy Griak Invitational Saturday in St. Paul, Minn. The true freshman led the Beavers with a time of 24:44.1 in the 6,000-meter race and finished 79th overall between 22 NCAA Division II programs.


Roy Griak Invitational 6K awaits Beaver Cross Country Saturday

The Bemidji State University cross country program will take on 27 opposing programs from across NCAA Division II and III Saturday, Sept. 29 at the Roy Griak Invitational in St. Paul, Minn. The 6K run is scheduled to start at 9:30 a.m. from the University of Minnesota Les Bolstad Golf Course.


Bemidji State set to celebrate 50 years of women’s athletics

Bemidji State University Athletics along with the BSU Foundation and Alumni Association have announced a year-long celebration of the 50th year of women’s intercollegiate athletics at BSU. Festivities will begin with a kick-off social celebrating Beaver Athletics history and honoring their founders Oct. 6 at BSU’s American Indian Resource Center.


Prigge leads Beavers Cross Country during first collegiate event

Bemidji State University cross country freshman Ryne Prigge paced the squad Friday night during the program’s season-opening event at the Dragon Twilight in Moorhead, Minn. Prigge led the way with a 23rd-place finish and a sub-20 minute time of 19:52.3.


Beaver Cross Country begins fall season at Dragon Twilight

The Bemidji State University cross country program will take part in its first event of the season Saturday, Sept. 8 at the fourth annual Dragon Twilight, hosted by Minnesota State University Moorhead. The 5,000-meter event held at the Tri-City Soccer Complex is scheduled to begin at 8:10 p.m.


Division II ADA names 43 Bemidji State Academic Achievement Award recipients

Bemidji State University totaled 43 student-athletes who were named as 2017-18 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.


Freshman Ryne Prigge selected as Beaver Cross Country Athlete to Watch

Bemidji State University cross country freshman Ryne Prigge has yet to run for the program but was selected as BSU’s Athlete to Watch in the 2018 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Preseason Coaches’ Poll, which was released Wednesday. The Beavers squad was picked to finish 13th in the annual NSIC coaches’ poll.


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.


Hillstrom leads Bemidji State for third straight week at NCAA Central Regional

Freshman Brittny Hillstrom finished atop the Bemidji State University cross country leader board for the third consecutive week as the team competed at the NCAA Central Regional Saturday in Kearney, Neb. Hillstrom finished 133rd overall with a final time of 24:32.95 while the team finished 30th of 32 teams.


Seven runners to take part in NCAA Central Regional in Kearney, Neb.

The Bemidji State University cross country team will send seven runners to the 2017 NCAA Central Regional meet Saturday, Nov. 4 in Kearney, Neb. After completing the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Championships two weekends ago, the Beavers will attempt to qualify runners for the NCAA Championships.


Five personal records set for Beaver Cross Country at NSIC Championships

Freshman Brittny Hillstrom was one of five Bemidji State University cross country runners to set a personal record Saturday at the 2017 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Championships. Hillstrom finished highest among the Beavers runners with a time of 24:22.9, while BSU finished 14th overall with an average time of 25:25.5 in Moorhead, Minn.


Cross Country heads to Moorhead, Minn., for NSIC Championships

The Bemidji State University cross country team will participate in the 2017 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Championships Saturday, Oct. 21 at Moorhead, Minn. Eight Beavers will travel with their sights set on claiming a spot on the All-NSIC team.


Six freshmen set 6K personal record times at Bob Waxlax Invitational

Six Bemidji State University cross country freshmen set personal records times Friday night in the 6K of the Bob Waxlax Invitational in Sauk Rapids, Minn., led by Brittny Hillstrom with a time of 24:53.8.


Bob Waxlax Invite closes out Beaver Cross Country regular season

The Bemidji State University cross country team travels to take part in the Bob Waxlax Invitational Friday, Oct. 6 in Sauk Rapids, Minn., for the final regular season race of the season. Eight Beavers will compete in the 6K race scheduled to begin at 5 p.m. at the Wapicada Golf Course.


Paulzine atop Beavers Cross Country finishers at Roy Griak Invitational

Bemidji State University cross country junior Sarone Paulzine finished the 6K Roy Griak Invitational in 26:39.5 to lead the program Saturday. The Beavers averaged a time of 27:22.4 while finishing 34th as a team.


Beaver Cross Country heads to Roy Griak Invitational for 6K race Saturday

The young Bemidji State University cross country team is set to run in the Roy Griak Invitational Saturday, Sept. 23 in Falcon Heights, Minn., beginning at 9:50 a.m. Eight Beavers in total will run the 6K race with six making the trip for the first time in their careers.


Peterson, Paulzine lead way for Beaver Cross Country at season opener

Freshman Ellen Peterson and junior Sarone Paulzine led the Bemidji State University cross country program Friday night as the team opened the 2017 season at the Dragon Twilight in Moorhead, Minn. Peterson and Paulzine finished back-to-back in the 30th and 31st spots while four of BSU's top five finishers were freshmen.


Dragon Twilight opens Beaver Cross Country season Friday

The Bemidji State University cross country program hits the open course for the first time in 2017 with a trip to Moorhead, Minn., Friday, Sept. 8 to take part in the Dragon Twilight. The meet begins at 8:15 p.m. with the 4K run from the Moorhead Soccer Complex.


Paulzine named Athlete to Watch in NSIC Cross Country Preseason Coaches' Poll

Bemidji State University cross country came in at 13th as the 2017 Northern Sun intercollegiate Conference Preseason Coaches’ Poll was released. The Beavers will be led on event day by junior Sarone Paulzine, who was selected as the program’s NSIC Athlete to Watch.


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 to host Stride Into Spring 5K/10K run/walk

The Bemidji State University Cross Country and Track and Field teams are partnering with the BSU Sustainability Office to host the 2017 Stride Into Spring 5K/10K run/walk at 9 a.m. Saturday.


Bemidji State lands 24 on Fall Academic All-NSIC

State University landed 22 student-athletes on the 2016 Fall Academic All-Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Team.


Paulzine leads Bemidji State Cross Country at NCAA Central Regional

Sarone Paulzine clocked a career-best 23:51.15 to place 124th and lead the Bemidji State University cross country team at the NCAA Central Regional in Sioux Falls, S.D. Saturday.


NCAA Regional looms for Beaver runners

The Bemidji State University cross country team is back in action Saturday as it travels to Sioux Falls, S.D. to compete in the 2016 NCAA Division II Central Region Championships.


Bemidji State finishes 11th at NSIC Championships

Led by Vanessa Rae Lopez, the Bemidji State University cross country team placed 11th at the 2016 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Championships.


Beavers prepare for NSIC Cross Country Championships

The Bemidji State University cross country team is back in action Saturday as it travels to Sioux Falls, S.D. to compete in the 2016 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Championships.


BSU takes sixth at Bob Waxlax Invite

Vanessa Rae Lopez placed 17th to pace the Bemidji State University cross country team to sixth place at the Bob Waxlax Invitational Saturday in Sauk Rapids, Minn.


Beavers return to action for Bob Waxlax Invitational

The Bemidji State University cross country team will return to action Friday as they travel to Suak Rapids, Minn. to compete in the Bob Waxlax Invitational.


Beavers compete in Roy Griak Invitational

The Bemidji State University cross country team returned to action Saturday, as it competed in the Roy Griak Invitational. Led by Vanessa Rae Lopez, the Beavers placed 34th in the 40-team event.


Bemidji State opens cross country season at Dragon Twilight

The Bemidji State University cross country team opened its 2016 season Friday, competing in the Randy Smith Memorial 4,000-meter race at the Dragon Twilight in Moorhead, Minn.


BSU newcomer Lopez tabbed NSIC Cross Country Athlete to Watch

Bemidji State University senior Vanessa Rae Lopez has been selected as a Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Cross Country Athlete to Watch as a part of the league’s 2016 preseason coaches’ poll. The Beavers were picked to finish 12th.


Bemidji State Athletics, BIG Athletics and adidas announce five-year partnership

Bemidji State University Athletics has partnered with BIG Athletics to establish a five-year agreement that will outfit the Beavers’ 15 athletic programs in adidas® uniforms, apparel, footwear and equipment through the 2020-21 season.


Bemidji State cross country and track and field standout added to NSIC Hall of Fame

Jayne Dusich, an All-American, NAIA Scholar Athlete and Academic All-American for the Bemidji State University women’s track and field and cross country teams from 1988-91, was inducted into the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Athletic Hall of Fame July 12.


Video: Bemidji State's 2015-16 Senior Tribute

Watch as each of Bemidji State's nearly 60 senior student-athletes are featured during Beaver Athletics' 2015-16 Senior Tribute Video.


Stram and Benson named Bemidji State's Student-Athletes of the Year

Bemidji State University soccer captain Sarah Stram and Andrew Benson, of the men’s golf team, were named 2015-16 Female and Male Student-Athletes of the Year as a part of the Beaver Nation Celebration athletic appreciation banquet Thursday at the BSU Gymnasium.


Bemidji State cross country honored for academic excellence

The Bemidji State University cross country team has been selected to the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) 2015 Division II All-Academic Team list in an announcement from the organization’s national office.


Bemidji State lands 23 on Academic All-NSIC team

Bemidji State University landed 23 student-athletes on the 2015 Fall Academic All-Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Team.


Crummy leads Bemidji State at NCAA Regional

Nicole Crummy clocked a career-best 23:10.07 to place 69th and lead the Bemidji State University cross country team at the NCAA Central Regional in Joplin, Mo.


Crummy paces Bemidji State at NSIC Championships

Nicole Crummy clocked a 24:44.5 to lead the Bemidji State University cross country team at the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Championships at Les Bolstad Golf Course in Falcon Heights, Minn.


NSIC Championships ahead for Bemidji State cross country

The Bemidji State University cross country team will compete in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference championship Saturday. The 6,000-meter race will be held at the Les Bolstad Golf Course in Falcon Heights, Minn. and will begin at 10 a.m.


Crummy leads Beavers at Bob Waxlax Invitational

Senior Nicole Crummy placed 20th to lead the Bemidji State University cross country team to sixth place at the Bob Waxlax Invitational in Sauk Rapids, Minn.


BSU cross country resumes season at Bob Waxlax Invitational

The Bemidji State University cross country team will resume their season this Friday as it travels to the Bob Waxlax Invitational. The 6,000-meter race will be hosted by St. Cloud State and will begin at 5 p.m. at the Wapicada Golf Course in Sauk Rapids, Minn.


Crummy paces Bemidji State at the Roy Griak

Bemidji State University senior Nicole Crummy clocked a time of 24:46.3 Saturday to lead the Beavers to 27th place at the Roy Griak Invitational.


BSU cross country looks to continue strong start at Roy Griak Invite

The Bemidji State University cross country team looks to continue its strong start to 2015 as it travels to St. Paul, Minn. Saturday to compete in the Roy Griak Invitational.


Crummy leads BSU runners at Randy Smith Invite

Bemidji State University senior Nicole Crummy turned in a 14:58.7 and placed 14th individually to lead the BSU cross country team Friday evening at the Randy Smith Invitational. The Beavers placed sixth.


BSU cross country makes 2015 debut at Randy Smith Invite

The Bemidji State University cross country team will travel to Moorhead, Minn. Sept. 11 to compete in the Randy Smith Invitational to begin the season.


Crummy named Preseason Athlete to Watch in NSIC Coaches' Poll

Bemidji State University senior Nicole Crummy was selected as a Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Cross Country Athlete to Watch as a part of the league’s 2015 preseason coaches’ poll. The Beavers were picked to finish 12th.


BSU's Cross Country and Track and Field Coach Kevin Kean introduced

Bemidji State Director of Athletics Tracy Dill formally introduced new Head Cross Country and Track and Field Coach Kevin Kean to the media and the Beaver Athletics community Tuesday.


Kean tabbed Head Cross Country and Track and Field Coach

Bemidji State University Director of Athletics Tracy Dill announced today that Kevin Kean has been named head coach of the BSU women’s cross country and track and field programs.


Bemidji State announces finalists for cross country and track and field coach

Bemidji State University Director of Athletics Tracy Dill today announced four finalists in BSU’s search for a new head cross country and track and field coach. The candidates include: Marlon Brink, Michael Coonen, Kevin Kean and Kirk Nauman.


Bemidji State cross country earns recognition for academic excellence

The Bemidji State University cross country team has been selected to the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Division II All-Academic Team list in an announcement from the organization’s national office.


Craig and Turner earn Myles Brand All-Academic with Distinction Award

Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Commissioner Erin Lind has announced Bemidji State volleyball player Rachel Craig and cross country and track and field standout Emily Turner have been selected as recipients of the sixth annual NSIC Myles Brand All-Academic with Distinction Award.


Bemidji State lands 24 student-athletes on Fall Academic All-NSIC Team

Bemidji State University landed 24 student-athletes on the 2014 Fall Academic All-Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Team, announced by the league office Tuesday, December 16.


Turner paces Bemidji State at NCAA Division II Regional

Junior Emily Turner led the Bemidji State University cross country team to 23rd place at the 2014 NCAA Division II Central Region Championship Saturday in Wayne, Neb.


Bemidji State cross country to compete in NCAA Regional

The Bemidji State University cross country team will compete in the NCAA Division II Central Regional Saturday at Wayne Country Club in Wayne, Neb.


Turner leads Bemidji State to 12th place at the NSIC Championship

Emily Turner led the Bemidji State cross country team to 12th place at the 2014 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Championship Saturday in Wayne, Neb. The junior turned in a time of 23:42.0 to finish 45th individually.


BSU cross country set for NSIC Championships

The Bemidji State University cross country team will be traveling to Wayne, Neb. to compete in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Championships Saturday. The race will begin at 12:15 p.m. at Wayne Country Club. Championships are being hosted by Wayne State College.


Bemidji State takes fifth at Thorson Invite

Emily Tuner led the the Bemidji State cross country team to a fifth place finish at the Mike Thorson Invitational Friday in Bismarck, N.D. The junior placed 15th individually, completing the 5,000-meter course in 23:42.65.


Bemidji State cross country heads to Bismarck for Mike Thorson Invite

The Bemidji State University cross country team will be traveling to Bismarck, N.D. to compete in the Mike Thorson Invite. The race will begin at 12 p.m. at the Riverwood Golf Course.


Turner and Crummy lead BSU at the Jimmie Invite

Juniors Emily Turner (Windom, Minn.) and Nicole Crummy (Argyle, Minn.) paced the Bemidji State University cross country Team Saturday at the Jimmie Invitational. The duo finished just four seconds apart in 22nd and 23rd place, respectively, as the Beavers places sixth in the meet.


BSU cross country heads west to compete in the Jimmie Invitational

The Bemidji State cross country team will travel to Jamestown, N.D. to compete in the Jimmie Invitational Oct. 10. The 5,000-meter race at Hillcrest Golf Course is set for a 4 p.m. starting gun.


Turner paces Bemidji State at 29th Annual Roy Griak Invitational

The Bemidji State University cross country team placed 31st at the 2014 Roy Griak Invitational Saturday. Led by junior Emily Turner (Windom, Minn.), BSU posted a score of 853.


Bemidji State cross country to compete in 29th Annual Roy Griak Invite

The Bemidji State University cross country team will travel to Falcon Heights, Minn. Sept. 27 to compete in the Roy Griak Invitational. The event, hosted by the University of Minnesota at the Les Bolstad Golf Course, features 11 divisions from high school through every level of college with nearly 5,000 participants expected to compete.


Bemidji State cross country shows promise at Randy Smith Invitational

Bemidji State University junior Mikayla Connell (Bemidji, Minn.) was one of seven Bemidji State University runners to post improved times Friday at the Randy Smith Invitational. The Beavers placed sixth.


Cross country team opens season at Randy Smith Invite

The Bemidji State University cross country team will travel to Moorhead, Minn. September 13th to compete in the Randy Smith Invitational to begin the 2014 season. Bemidji State is lead by Head Coach Craig Hougen as he enters his 23rd year of coaching BSU cross country. BSU returns ten runners, headlined by NSIC Athlete to Watch Emily Turner (Windom, Minn.).


Emily Turner tabbed 2014 NSIC Cross Country Athlete to Watch

Bemidji State University junior Emily Turner (Bringham Lake, Minn.) was selected as a Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Cross Country Athlete to Watch in 2014 as a part of the league’s annual preseason coaches’ poll. The Beavers were picked to finish 15th.


Green & White event raises more than $104,000 for BSU Athletics

More than 400 attendees and 100 Bemidji State University student-athletes gathered at the Sanford Center Saturday night for the inaugural Green & White Dinner and Auction to Benefit BSU Athletics. Net proceeds from tickets, bids on auction items, as well as other activities, totaled more than $104,000 and included individual donations totaling $21,800 to “Build a Scholarship.”


Bemidji State lands 27 on Fall Academic All-NSIC Team

Bemidji State University landed 27 student-athletes on the 2013 Fall Academic All-Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Team, announced by the league office Friday.


Bemidji State concludes season at NCAA Central Region Championships

The Bemidji State University cross country team concluded the 2013 season Saturday at the NCAA Central Region Championships. The Beavers finished 30th in the 6,000-meter race held at Yankton Trail Park in Sioux Falls, S.D.


Bemidji State heads to NCAA Central Region Championships

The Bemidji State University cross country team hopes to improve on its 15th place finish at the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Championships Oct. 26 with a strong performance at the NCAA Central Region Championships Saturday beginning at 10:30 a.m. The 6,000-meter race is set for the same location as the NSIC meet, Yankton Trail Park in Sioux Falls, S.D.


Bemidji State participates at NSIC Championships

The Bemidji State University cross country team participated in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Championship Saturday. The Beavers finished 15th in the 6,000-meter race, hosted by Augustana College at Yankton Trail Park in Sioux Falls, S.D.


Beavers set to compete at NSIC Championships Saturday

The Bemidji State University cross country team is set to compete in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Championship, Oct. 26, beginning at 10:30 a.m. The 6,000-meter race is hosted by Augustana College and will take place at Yankton Trail Park in Sioux Falls, S.D.


Szech leads Beavers at Jimmie Invitational

The Bemidji State University cross country team was guided by freshman Nikki Szech (Long Prairie, Minn.) Friday at the Jimmie Invitational. The Beavers finished sixth in the 5,000-meter race, hosted by University of Jamestown.


Beavers back in action Friday at Jimmie Invitational

After nearly a month off from competition, the Bemidji State University cross country team is back in action Friday, Oct. 11 at the Jimmie Invitational. The gun for the 5,000-meter race, hosted by University of Jamestown, is set to go off at 4:45 p.m. at the Hillcrest Golf Course in Jamestown, N.D.


Turner posts top 25 finish at Randy Smith Invitational

Sophomore Emily Turner (Bringham Lake, Minn.) finished 25th at the Randy Smith Invitational Friday to lead the Bemidji State University cross country team. The Beavers finished seventh in the race, which took place at Ponderosa Golf Club in Glyndon, Minn.


Beavers head to Randy Smith Invitational

Coming off a first place finish at the Greenwood Run Friday, the Bemidji State University cross country team heads to the Randy Smith Invitational Sept. 13 at Ponderosa Golf Club in Glyndon, Minn. The event, hosted by Minnesota State University Moorhead, is a 5,000-meter race set for a 5 p.m. start.


Beaver Pride names Turner and Quinn Athletes of the Week

Bemidji State University’s Emily Turner (So., Bringham Lake, Minn.) and Connor Quinn (ILB, 6-1, 223, So-1L, Geneva, Ill.) have been tabbed as the inaugural Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week of 2013-14, after recording outstanding athletic performances during Sept. 2-8.


Turner guides Beavers to first place at Greenwood Run

Sophomore Emily Turner (Bringham Lake, Minn.) didn’t waste any time getting her and the Bemidji State University cross country 2013 season going, as her time of 16:49 paced the field and guided the Beavers to a first place finish at the Greenwood Run Friday.


Bemidji State cross country season preview

With no seniors and only one junior, saying the Bemidji State University cross country team is young would be an understatement. The Beavers, under the direction of 25-year head coach Craig Hougen, are set to begin the 2013 campaign Friday, Sept. 6 when they host the 4,000-meter Greenwood Run at 2:30 p.m.


Bemidji State tabbed 11th in NSIC Preseason Coaches’ Poll

The Bemidji State University cross country team was tabbed 11th in the 2013 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Women’s Cross Country Preseason Coaches’ Poll, Wednesday in an announcement from the league office. Sophomore Emily Turner (Bringham Lake, Minn.) was named BSU’s Athlete to Watch.


Larva and Leonhardt honored with NSIC award

The Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) today announced Bemidji State University’s Ashley Larva (Sr., Floodwood, Minn.) and Brian Leonhardt (Sr., Blaine, Minn.) to its list of 2013 Honor Student-Athlete and scholarship award winners.


Bemidji State cross country team honored for excellence in the classroom

For the fifth consecutive season, the Bemidji State University cross country team has been selected as a United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Division II All-Academic Team.


Three cross country student-athletes named Fall Academic All-NSIC

Bemidji State University landed 23 student-athletes on the 2012 Fall Academic All-Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Team, announced by the league office Wednesday. Three student-athletes from the cross country squad were honored.


BSU places 23rd at NCAA Central Regional

Led by a career-best 6,000-meter time by senior Tina Larson (Morris, Minn.), the Bemidji State University cross country team placed 23rd at the 2012 NCAA Division II Central Regional in Joplin, Mo. Saturday.


BSU to run at NCAA Regional Championship

The Bemidji State University cross country team will be traveling to Joplin, Mo. to compete at the NCAA Regional Championship Sat, Nov. 3. The 6,000 meter race will begin at 10:30 a.m. on the cross country course on the campus of Missouri Southern State University.


Bemidji State ties for 11th at 2012 NSIC cross country Championship

Senior Tina Larson (Morris, Minn.) turned in her fastest 6,000-meter time of the season to lead the Bemidji State University cross country team Saturday in St. Paul, Minn. at the NSIC Championships.


Beaver Pride names Larson and Pulkinen Athletes of the Week

Bemidji State University's Tina Larson (Sr., Morris, Minn.) and Zach Pulkinen (Jr., P/K, Minot, N.D.) have been named Beaver Pride Athletes of the Week after recording outstanding athletic performances during the week of Oct. 8-14.


BSU to compete in the NSIC Championship

The Bemidji State University cross country team will be running in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Championship Meet Saturday. The 6,000-meter race will be held at Les Bolstad Golf Course on the campus of the University of Minnesota at 12:00 p.m.


Beavers take fourth in Jamestown

The Bemidji State University cross country team took fourth Friday at the Jimmie Invitational. The race was a 5,000 meter run and took place at the Hillcrest Golf Course, hosted by the Jamestown College Jimmies.


Final tune up for the Beavers before NSIC Championship

The Bemidji State University cross country team will be traveling to North Dakota once again this year to participate in the Jimmie Invitational in Jamestown. The 5,000 meter race will be run at the Hillcrest Golf Course at 4:00 p.m.


Larson paces Bemidji State at Roy Griak

Senior Tina Larson (Morris, Minn.) recorded a 25:54.2 Saturday at Les Bolstad Country Club in St. Paul, Minn. to lead the Bemidji State University cross country team to 34th place in the prestigious Roy Griak Invitational.


Everyone wins at the BSU Sara Labraaten Run/Walk for Women

The Bemidji State/Sara Labraaten Run/Walk for Women kicked off the Homecoming events Saturday morning as family, friends and alumni supported women's athletics at BSU with the fourth annual gathering. Nearly 100 people participated in the event to raise nearly $5,000 for women's scholarships at BSU.


Bemidji State to run in the Roy Griak Invitational

The Bemidji State University cross country team will be traveling down to University of Minnesota to participate in the Roy Griak Invitational Saturday. The Beavers will start their race at 9:50 a.m. at the Les Bolstad Golf Course, which is a 6,000-meter race.


Larson leads Beavers at Wiley Wilson Memorial Run

The Bemidji State University cross country team finished fourth at the Wiley Wilson Memorial Run Friday. The 5-000-meter race at the Wildwood Golf Course was hosted by Minot State University.


Beavers travel to Wiley Wilson Memorial Run

The Bemidji State University cross country team will travel to Durlington, N.D. to participate in the Wiley Wilson Memorial Run Sept. 14.


Larson's first collegiate win paces BSU to Greenwood Run title

Bemidji State senior Tina Larson placed first and led the BSU cross country team to a victory in the Greenwood Run Friday at Greenwood Golf Course in Bemidji, Minn.


Beavers host Greenwood Run

The Bemidji State women’s cross country team will host the Greenwood Run Friday starting at 2:30 p.m. at the Greenwood Golf Course in Bemidji, Minn.


Larson Leads BSU runners to third place at VCSU Invite

Bemidji State University senior Tina Larson clocked a time of 16:02 to finish ninth and help the BSU cross country team to a third place finish at the 4,000-meter Valley City State University Invitational Friday.


10in10: BSU cross country newcomer Mikayla Connell

Mikayla Connell is a freshman running for the BSU cross country team. A native of Bemidji, Minn., she is one of nine newcomers on this year's team. BSUBeavers.com caught up with Connell recently to talk about her transition to college and what she looked forward to most about her first collegiate race.


Beavers kick off season at Valley City Invite

The Bemidji State women’s cross country team will start off the 2012 season at the Valley City State Invitational in Valley City, N.D. on Friday.


10in10: BSU cross country captain Tina Larson

Tina Larson is a senior on the Bemidji State cross country team. The Morris, Minn. was one of BSU's top two finishers in five of six events last fall and was recently tabbed as an "Athlete to Watch" by NSIC head coaches. BSUBeavers.com caught up with Larson to see what camp has been like and what she did over the summer to prepare for her senior season.


Bemidji State picked 11th in NSIC Preseason Cross Country Coaches' Poll

The Bemidji State University women's cross country team has been picked to finish 11th in a preseason poll of Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) head coaches. The announced came today from league officials. Senior Tina Larson was picked as a 2012 Women's Cross Country Athlete to Watch in the same release.


Hougen named to Capitol One Academic All-America squad

Bemidji State University cross country/track and field senior Alison Hougen (Bemidji, Minn.) has been named to the Capitol One NCAA Division II Academic All-America® Track and Field/Cross Country Third Team by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) for outstanding academic and athletic accomplishment.


2012 Walk for Women is a success

Fans of Bemidji State University athletics, alumni current student-athletes and members of the community came together Saturday at the John S. Glas Fieldhouse to show their support for women's athletics in BSU's Third Annual Sara Labraaten Walk for Women.


BSU cross country team recognized for academic success

The Bemidji State University cross country team has been selected as a United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Division II All-Academic Cross Country Team.


NSIC honors seven Beavers with Myles Brand All-Academic With Distinction award

Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) Commissioner Butch Raymond today announced that Bemidji State University’s Courtney Anderson (Sr., Virginia, Minn.), Megan Beard (Sr., Eveleth, Minn.), Kelli Christiansen (Sr., Bemidji, Minn.), Brianna Duff (Sr., Ramsey, Minn.), Britney Greenwaldt (Sr., Morris, Minn.), Alison Hougen (Sr., Bemidji, Minn.) and Jessi-Beth McCannell (Sr., Brandon, Manitoba) have been selected as recipients of the third annual NSIC Myles Brand All-Academic with Distinction Award.


Bemidji State lands 24 on 2011 Fall Academic All-NSIC Team

Bemidji State University had 24 student-athletes selected to the 2011 Fall Academic All-Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Team, announced by the league office today.


BSU runners finish 20th at Central Regional

Led by sophomore Tina Larson (Bemidji, Minn.), the Bemidji State University cross country team finished 20th at the 2011 NCAA Division II Central Region Championships Saturday at Washington Park in Denver, Colo.


Beavers prepare to run in NCAA Central Regional

The Bemidji State University cross country team will compete in the 2011 NCAA Division II Central Region Cross Country Championship on Saturday, Nov. 5 in Denver, Colo. The 6K run will begin at 11 a.m. at Washington Park, with the regional hosted by Metropolitan State College of Denver.


Augustana claims NSIC cross country title; BSU finishes ninth

Led by senior Kirsten Maras (Anoka, Minn.), the Bemidji State University cross country team finished ninth in the 2011 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) Championship Saturday at Pondorosa Golf Course in Glyndon, Minn. Augustana College took top honors for the fourth straight season.


Beavers run toward 2011 NSIC Championship meet

The Bemidji State University cross country team will compete in the 2011 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Championship run this Saturday, ending its regular season. The meet is a 6,000-meter course, taking place at the Panderosa Golf Club in Glyndon, Minn.


Maras leads Bemidji State to fourth-place finish at Jamestown

Led by senior Kirsten Maras (Anoka, Minn.), the Bemidji State University cross country team battled windy conditions Friday in Jamestown, N.D. to place fourth in at the Jamestown Jimmie Invitational.


Bemidji State treks to Jimmie Invitational

The Bemidji State University cross country team travels to Jamestown, N.D. to compete in the Jimmie Invitational Friday afternoon. The meet is hosted by Jamestown College and scheduled to get underway at 4 p.m.


Beavers finish sixth at Pine Hill Invitational

The Bemidji State University cross country team placed sixth at the Pine Hill Invitational Saturday. Kirsten Maras (Sr., Anoka, Minn.) led the way for the Beavers placing 35th individually.


Beavers head to Pine Hill Invitational

The Bemidji State University cross country team returns to action Saturday for the first time in a month as it competes in the Pine Hill Invitational at the Pine Hill Golf Course in Carlton, Minn. The meet is hosted by the University of Minnesota Duluth and scheduled to begin at 10 a.m.


Bemidji State takes seventh at Randy Smith Invitational

The Bemidji State University cross country team placed seventh at the Randy Smith Invitational Friday. Kirsten Maras (Sr., Anoka, Minn.) led the way for the Beavers placing 26th individually. Maras completed the team’s first 6,000-meter course of the 2011 season in a time of 24 minutes, 17.1 seconds to cross the line 3:25.0 off the pace set by University of Mary competitor Dakota Wolf (20:52.1), the event’s top finisher.


Bemidji State runners set sights on Randy Smith Invitational

The Bemidji State University cross country team continues its 2011 season Friday as it completes in the Randy Smith Invitational. The 6,000-meter race is set for 4 p.m. at the Ponderosa Golf Course in Glyndon, Minn.


Maras takes 15th to lead Bemidji State at Valley City State Invitational

Kirsten Maras (Anoka, Minn.) opened her senior season placing 15th, while leading the Bemidji State University women’s cross country team to a third place finish at the Valley City State Invitational in Valley City, N.D. Friday.


Beavers open 2011 season at the Viking Invitational

The Bemidji State University women’s cross country team opens the 2011 campaign with a pair of meets this weekend. The Beavers will travel to Valley City, N.D. on Friday, Sept. 2. to compete in the Viking Invitational at 4:00 p.m. before heading back to Bemidji to host the Jackpine Classic on Saturday, Sept. 3. The Jackpine Classic is scheduled to get underway at 9 a.m.


BSU tabbed 10th in NSIC Cross Country Preseason Coaches’ poll

The Bemidji State University women’s cross country team has been picked to finish 10th in a preseason poll of Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) head coaches, announced August 25 by league officials. Senior Kirsten Maras (Ramsay, Minn.) was announced as a “2011 Athlete to Watch” in the same release.


Buerkle and Read named Bemidji State Student-Athletes of the Year

Bemidji State University’s Kristi Buerkle (Sr., Stacy, Minn.) and Matt Read (Sr., Ilderton, Ontario) were named as the 2010-11 Bemidji State University Female and Male Student-Athletes of the Year, tonight at the BSU Student-Athlete Appreciation Banquet Thursday at Sanford Center. In addition, Mackenzie Haupert (Fr., Andover, Minn.) James Ellisor (Jr., F, Glendale, Ariz.) were selected BSU’s 2010-11 Female and Male Newcomers of the Year.


Buerkle earns NSIC Myles Brand All-Academic with Distinction award

Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) Commissioner Butch Raymond today announced that Bemidji State University’s Kristi Buerkle (Sr., Stacy, Minn.), Alysha Domiano (Sr., Dayton, Minn.), Colleen McKay (Sr., Barnum, Minn.), Jenny Stromberg (Sr., Elk River, Minn.) and Lindsey Weyer (Sr., Loyal, Wis.) have been selected as recipients of the second annual NSIC Myles Brand All-Academic with Distinction Award.


Bemidji State cross country team honored for excellence in the classroom

The Bemidji State University cross country team has been selected as a United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Division II All-Academic Cross Country Team in a recent announcement from the organization’s national office. BSU was one of 107 teams from across the country recognized for the honor.


Bemidji State lands 31 on Fall Academic All-NSIC Team

Bemidji State University had 31 student-athletes selected to the 2010 Fall Academic All-Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Team, announced by the league office today.


BSU places 20th at NCAA Central Region Championship

Kirsten Maras (Jr., Anoka, Minn.) was one of six members of the Bemidji State University cross country to compete in the 2010 NCAA Central Regional Championship in Wayne, Neb. Nov. 20. The junior posted a time 25:29.00 to finish 108th overall and help the Beavers to 20th place.


Bemidji State places 10th at the NSIC Championship

The Bemidji State University cross country team closed out the regular season Saturday by competing for the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) Championship hosted by Wayne State College in Wayne, Neb.


Bemidji State places third at U-Mary Open

Bemidji State University senior Kristi Buerkle (Stacy, Minn.) led the BSU cross country team to third place Friday in the University of Mary Open at Riverwood Golf Course in Bismarck, N.D.


Buerkle leads Bemidji State to third place at Pine Hill Invitational

The Bemidji State University women's cross country team took third place at the University of Minnesota Duluth’s Pine Hill Invitational in Carlton, Minn. Saturday. Senior Kristi Buerkle (Stacy, Minn.) paced the squad finishing 15th individually.


Buerkle leads sixth-place Bemidji State at Jimmie Invitational

Senior Kristi Buerkle (Stacy, Minn.) finished the Jimmie Invitational 5,000-meter course in 20:49.00 to place 23rd individually and pace the sixth-place Bemidji State University women’s cross country team in their first collegiate competition since Sept. 3, Friday afternoon in Jamestown, N.D.


Buerkle leads Bemidji State with top 10 finish to open the season

Junior Kirsten Maras (Jr., Anoka, Minn.) finished 15th, while helping to lead the Bemidji State University women’s cross country team to a third-place finish at the Viking Invitational in Valley City, N.D. Friday. Maras completed the 4,000 kilometer course in 17:17.80.


Buerkle leads Bemidji State with top 10 finish to open the season

Junior Kristen Maras (Jr., Anoka, Minn.) finished 15th, while helping to lead the Bemidji State University women’s cross country team to a third-place finish at the Viking Invitational in Valley City, N.D. Friday. Maras completed the 4,000 kilometer course in 17:17.80.


Professor Emaritus makes donation to women's track team

Professor Emeritus Mr. Alan Brew presented the Bemidji State women's track and field team with a monetary gift Tuesday, Aug. 31--his 72nd birthday. Accepting the gift on behalf of BSU are (L to R): Senior All-America sprinter Kristi Buerkle, Associate Director of Athletics/SWA Sarah Lavesque and assistant women's track and field coach Ben Baird.


Hougen picked as a Athlete to Watch in the NSIC; BSU tabbed 10th

The Bemidji State University women’s cross country team has been picked to finish 10th in a preseason poll of Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) head coaches, announced today by league officials. Junior Allison Hougen (Bemidji, Minn.) was announced as a “2010 Athlete to Watch” in the same release.


Beavers named USTFCCCA All-Academic Team

With a team grade point average of 3.52, the Bemidji State University women’s cross country squad was named a 2009 NCAA Division II USTFCCCA Women’s Cross Country All-Academic Team, announced today by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).


Beavers named USTFCCCA All-Academic Team

With a team grade point average of 3.52, the Bemidji State University women’s cross country squad was named a 2009 NCAA Division II USTFCCCA Women’s Cross Country All-Academic Team, announced today by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).


Beavers finish 20th at NCAA Central Regional

Junior Kristi Buerkle leads BSU with 104th place finish


Beavers finish 20th at NCAA Central Regional

The Bemidji State University women’s cross country team finished 20th at the NCAA Division II Central Regional with 609 points. Adams State won the event with 36 points. Junior Kristi Buerkle (Bemidji, Minn.) was BSU’s top finisher at 105th with a time of 25:24.9. The event was hosted by Wayne State College at the Wayne Country Club in Wayne, Neb. BSU sent seven runners to the event that had 22 teams and 147 competitors.


Beavers finish 10th at NSIC Championships

Junior Kristi Buerkle leads BSU with 59th place finish


Beavers finish 10th at NSIC Championships

The Bemidji State University women’s cross country team finished 10th at the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference cross country championships with 328 points and a average time of 26:28.0. Augustana College (S.D.) won the event, posting an average time of 22:58.0 and 38 points. The University of Minnesota Duluth’s sophomore Megan Place won the event for the second time in row with a time of 21:48.0.The event was hosted by BSU at the Greenwood Golf Course in Bemidji, Minn.



BSU women’s cross country featured on Sports in the Round

Guest: Craig Hougen (women’s cross country/men’s and women’s track coach)


Beavers finish fourth at UMD Pine Hill Invitational

Junior Kristi Buerkle tops BSU


Beavers finish sixth at Jimmie Invitational

Sophomore Alison Hougen tops BSU runners finishing 29th


Beavers finish fourth at Greenwood Run

Shelly Saksa tops BSU runners and finishes 17th















































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