The Bemidji State University track & field team is set to travel for the final regular season meet May 7 at the Maverick Classic hosted by Minnesota State University, Mankato in Mankato, Minn. Field events begin Friday at 3 p.m. while running events begin at 4:15 p.m.
Four Bemidji State University track & field student-athletes brought home first-place finishes Saturday as the team completed the Ron Masanz Classic held in Moorhead, Minn. In total, BSU ended with nine top-five finishes while junior Zoe Carrasco hit two NCAA Division II provisional qualifying marks.
Bemidji State track and field thrower Zöe Carrasco and Derek Thompson, of the BSU men’s basketball team team, were named 2020-21 Female and Male Athletes of the Year as a part of the 2021 Beaver Nation Celebration held virtually Thursday. In addition, Maryse Mbenoun, also of the track and field team, and men’s hockey standout Lukas Sillinger were selected BSU’s 2020-21 Female and Male Newcomers of the Year.
The Bemidji State University track & field team heads to Moorhead, Minn., this weekend to compete in the Ron Masanz Classic, hosted by Minnesota State University Moorhead. The meet will begin with the hammer throw at 2 p.m. Friday, April 30 before a full slate at 12 p.m. Saturday, May 1 at the Ron Masanz Track.
Bemidji State University track & field head coach Kevin Kean announced that sprinter Dzarya Penney will join the program as a junior during the 2021-22 season.
The Bemidji State University track & field team saw three top-10 program marks set with nine top-five finishes overall Saturday at the Drake Relays in Des Moines, Iowa and the Winona State Meet in Winona, Minn.
The Bemidji State University track & field team opened its weekend with a bang as the program’s sprint medley relay record was broken and two Beavers nabbed event wins between the Drake Relays and the Kip Janvrin Open.
The Bemidji State University track & field team is sending student-athletes to multiple meets for the second straight week as the sprint medley relay and junior thrower Zoe Carrasco will head to the 111th Drake Relays April 23-24 in Des Moines, Iowa, a handful will compete in the Kip Janvrin Open April 23 hosted by Simpson College in Indianola, Iowa, and the remainder of the team going to the Winona State Meet April 24 in Winona, Minn.
Four student-athletes wrapped up Bemidji State University outdoor track & field’s weekend of action in the heptathlon as senior Libby Christenson brought home a win in the event. All four athletes who competed set personal record marks in the event hosted by St. John’s University in Collegeville, Minn.
The Bemidji State University outdoor track & field team excelled at two meets Saturday as it earned event wins at both the Holst Invitational in St. Paul, Minn., and the St. John’s Invitational held in Collegeville, Minn. Junior thrower Zoe Carrasco broke the program’s hammer throw record for the third time this season as part of two event wins while senior Analise Fabre earned a win in the triple jump for the Beavers.