Bemidji State hosts BSU Twilight and Alumni Meet
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Bemidji State hosts BSU Twilight and Alumni Meet

BEMIDJI, Minn. — The Bemidji State University track and field team will host the BSU Twilight and Alumni Meet this weekend at the Gillett Recreation-Fitness Center. The BSU Twilight will begin Friday, Feb. 20 at 3 p.m. The BSU Alumni Meet will start Saturday, Feb. 21 at 3 p.m. The meet will serve as the last regular season meet before the Beavers prepare to compete in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Indoor Championships Feb. 27-28 in Mankato, Minn.

The BSU Alumni Meet will be a competition between the current student-athletes and the alumni. The Alumni will be given time handicaps based on the number of years they have been away from collegiate competition. An awards ceremony will be held after the events are finished. The Alumni Meet is part of the 2015 Alumni B-Club/Athletics Hall of Fame Week.

Teams participating in The BSU Twilight Include: Bemidji State, University of Mary, Minnesota State University – Moorhead, Minot State University, University of Minnesota Duluth, the College of St. Scholastica, and the University of Wisconsin – Superior.

February 14 at The Yellowjacket Open, juniors Jolynne Denman and Nicole Crummy posted season-best times to lead the Beavers.

BSU Twilight Schedule:

FIELD EVENTS:

3:30                  POLE VAULT - MEN / WOMEN TO FOLLOW
WOMEN - WEIGHT, MEN LONG JUMP/ WOMEN TO FOLLOW
WOMEN - HIGH JUMP/ MEN TO FOLLOW

5:00                  WOMEN SHOT PUT – MEN TRIPLE JUMP/ WOMEN AFTER

RUNNING EVENTS:


4:00                  MILE (FINALS – W - M)
4:20                  60 HURDLES (PRELIM – W - M)
4:40                  60 DASH (PRELIM – W - M)

4:55                  60 m DASH vs. Bucky the Beaver (Kids Race)
5:00                  400 (FINALS – W - M)
5:20                  600  (FINALS – W - M)
5:45                  60 HURDLES (FINALS – W – M)
6:00                  60 DASH (FINALS – W - M)
6:10                  800 (FINALS – W - M)
6:25                  1000 (FINALS – W - M)
6:45                  200 (FINALS – W - M)
7:10                  3000 (FINALS – W - M)
7:40                  4 X 400 (FINALS – W - M)

BSU Alumni Meet Events:

Long Jump, High Jump, Weight, Pole Vault (M & W together)
Shot & Triple Jump to follow the above.
Mile run. W – M
60 Hurdles W – M
60 Dash W – M
60 Dash vs Bucky the Beaver, Kids & Caroline Norelius BSU Director of Alumni
Introduction’s of 1974 Women T&F team, Jayne M. Dusich ’91, Patti J (Fitzgerald) Zwiers ‘90
400 Dash W – M
800 Run W – M
200 Dash W – M
4 X 200 W – M
Awards

Nestled in Northern Minnesota’s wooded region and located on the shore of Lake Bemidji, Bemidji State University 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).

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