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.
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.
Bemidji State Tennis Head Coach Kyle Fodness has announced the commitment of Claudie Billand (Mullhouse, France) and Sophie Groen (Uitgeest, Netherlands) to the Beaver tennis roster. Each signed a National Letter of Intent and plan to start their BSU academic and athletic careers in the fall of 2020.
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 University tennis team split a pair of neutral-site Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference matches in Grand Forks, N.D., Feb. 28-29. Following a 6-1 win over Upper Iowa University Friday, the Beavers dropped a 6-1 decision to Winona State University Saturday.
The Bemidji State University tennis team will travel to Grand Forks, N.D. this weekend for two Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference matches. The Beavers take on Upper Iowa University at 3:30 p.m. Friday and Winona State University at 1 p.m. Saturday. Both matches will take place and Choice Health and Fitness.
The Bemidji State University tennis team earned a 6-1 victory versus Southwest Minnesota State University and swept Minnesota State University, Mankato, 7-0, to improve to 6-6 on the year and 4-4 in Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference play, Feb. 22-23.
The Bemidji State University tennis team will travel to Mankato, Minn. for two NSIC matches this weekend. The Beavers take on Southwest Minnesota State University at 6 p.m. Saturday and Minnesota State University at 1 p.m. Sunday.