The 43rd Annual Gordy Skaar Memorial Golf Tournament is set for Friday, August 28 at Bemidji Town and Country Club. The five-person scramble benefitting the Bemidji State University Athletic Scholarship Fund also features an online auction and hole sponsorships opportunities.
The Bemidji State Alumni B-Club/Athletic Hall of Fame induction class of 2021 includes five former student-athletes, a graduate who has gone on to achieve unparalleled success as a coach another who has made a tremendous impact on BSU since graduating, a former coach and the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference champion men’s track and field team.
Twenty-three Bemidji State men’s and women’s hockey players have been selected by the American Hockey Coaches Association to the Division I Krampade All-American Scholars list for 2019-20. With eight men and 15 women selected for the honor, BSU teams combined for a WCHA-best 23 student-athletes recognized.
Bemidji State women’s hockey head coach Jim Scanlan announced the hiring of Emma Terres as an assistant coach. Terres, a 2017-18 Beaver Hockey captain, joins the coaching staff after spending the last two seasons playing hockey professionally in Germany.
The Bemidji State men’s and women’s ice hockey teams have again met the Academic Progress Rate (APR) standards set forth by the NCAA. These scores provide performance benchmarks for all NCAA Division I programs under the Association’s standards for academic progress and performance beginning with data from the 2015-16 and extending through the 2018-19 academic year.
Bemidji State University women’s ice hockey head coach Jim Scanlan announced the addition of Khloe Lund (Defense, Thief River Falls, Minn./Thief River Falls HS) to the women’s ice hockey program for the 2020-21 season.
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.
Former Bemidji State University women’s hockey forward Haley Mack was selected in the fourth round of the National Women’s Hockey League (NWHL) by the Minnesota Whitecaps Wednesday night.
Amber Fryklund, who has been part of the Bemidji State University Women’s Hockey program for 12 years as a student-athlete or coach, has announced she will be leaving her current post as Associate Head Coach effective June 30 and is leaving the coaching ranks.
Bemidji State University women’s hockey head coach Jim Scanlan and redshirt junior Lauren Bench spoke at the last women’s hockey media day to recap the Beavers’ Western Collegiate Hockey Association playoff series at No. 9 University of Minnesota Duluth and their 2019-20 season.