Jordan George (Madison, Wis.), a former forward for the Bemidji State University men's ice hockey team, has signed a professional tryout contract with Tampereen Ilves of the Finnish Elite League (SM-Iiiga).
A total of 44 University of Minnesota Duluth student-athletes, including Alyssa Brunelli from the Bulldog tennis team, qualified for a spot on the 560-member Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference All-Academic Team for the 2012-13 spring sports season.To be eligible for the NSIC All-Academic Team, a student-athlete must maintain a cumulative grade-point average of 3.20 or better, be a member of a varsity traveling team, have reached sophomore academic and athletic st
A total of 44 University of Minnesota Duluth student-athletes, including five members of the Bulldog baseball team, qualified for a spot on the 560-member Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference All-Academic Team for the 2012-13 spring sports season.To be eligible for the NSIC All-Academic Team, a student-athlete must maintain a cumulative grade-point average of 3.20 or better, be a member of a varsity traveling team, have reached sophomore academic and athletic standing an
Bemidji State University senior Logan Kalis (1B/OF/RHP, Little Falls, Minn.) was named Daktronics All-Central Region First Team Thursday, while teammate junior Zach Braun (C/1B, Lakeville, Minn.) was named to the second team. It is the second consecutive awards from Daktronics for both student-athletes, as they were named to the first team in 2012.
The Bemidji State University soccer program and Head Coach Jim Stone have announced youth soccer camp opportunities for all ages and skill levels during the summer of 2013. Time still remains to reserve a spot for one of the premiere youth soccer camps in the area. Register before June 6 to receive an early bird discount.
University of Minnesota Duluth first baseman Alex Wojciechowski was one of two rookies named to the Daktronics All-Central Region first team, released Thursday afternoon. Wojciechowski, who doubled as the Freshman of the Year and Player of the Year in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference this spring, finished the season as the league's overall batting champion with a staggering .425 average.The Coon Rapids, Minn., native led the Bulldogs in total hits (51), slugging percentage (.675), d
Before finishing the semester and departing in all directions, the Bemidji State University men's basketball team got together one last time and celebrated its successful 2012-13 season and doled out the team awards.
Bemidji State University women’s golf coach Mark Baagason has announced the additions of Mary Elmquist (Elk River, Minn.) and Briana Jenniges (Wabasso, Minn.) to the BSU golf program for the 2013-14 season. Both future BSU golfers signed National Letters of Intent during the NCAA’s regular signing period beginning April 17.
A total of 44 University of Minnesota Duluth student-athletes qualified for a spot on the 560-member Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference All-Academic Team for the 2012-13 spring sport season.The Bulldogs had the fourth most representatives of any league school, trailing only the University of Sioux Falls (65), Minnesota State University-Mankato (65) and Winona State University (48). They were followed by Augustana College (42), Concordia University-St. Paul (41), Northe
The two-mile stretch of right-of-way along U.S. Highway 53 near Canyon, Minn., never looked tidier thanks to the efforts of a dozen volunteers from the University of Minnesota Duluth Athletic Department on May 15. That group, which included both Bulldog coaches and support staff, spent the early afternoon picking up trash as part of the Minnesota Department of Transportation's Adopt-A-Highway program. UMD Athletics has been an Adopt-A-Highway participant since 1999.Lending their se
The University of Minnesota Duluth women's hockey team will be under the leadership of 2013-14 senior forward Jamie Kenyon, head coach Shannon Miller officially announced this week.Kenyon, a native of Sparta, Wisconsin, was an alternate captain this past season as a junior. Both Duluth native Emma Stauber and Anchorage, Alaska product Zoe Hickel will assume alternate captain duties for UMD next season as juniors. "I just want to start by saying I'm honored to be able to be a capt
The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced May 2 its members of the 2013 NFF Hampshire Honor Society, which includes Bemidji State football student-athletes Cory Crosby (ILB, Cold Spring, Minn.), Matt Gandrud (WR, Elk River, Minn.), Brain Leonhardt (TE, Blaine, Minn.), Christian Metz (WR, Cambridge, Minn.) and Lance Rongstad (QB, Eleva, Wis.).
Senior Mike Seidel, who paced the University of Minnesota Duluth in a multittude of offensive statistical categories this past winter, is the recipient of Mike Seiler Award as the Bulldogs' Most Valuable Player for 2012-13, the team announced tonight. Seidel, a right winger from Darien, Ill., and the reigning Bulldog Fan Favorite Award winner, saved some of his best hockey for last and wound up first among 2012-13 Bulldogs in goals (17), power play tallies (nine), game winners (four) and shots
Tyra Kerr, who recently put the clamps on her final collegiate season at the University of Minnesota Duluth, has been chosen to the Daktronics All-Central Region Second Team for 2013.The second baseman and three-time All-Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference first team selection paced the Bulldogs in hits (68) and at-bats (195) while tallying the club's third best batting average at .349. The senior captain also set program career marks for hits (267), games played (210) and stringed togethe
As a way to reward its loyal season hockey ticketholders, the University of Minnesota is holding a first-ever "30-for-30" promotion and those individuals who renew their men's hockey, women's hockey and/or football season tickets before June 1 will be eligible for this event. Each day during the month of June a drawing will be held and one lucky ticket holder will win an exclusive Bulldog prize, such as a men's hockey jersey, an autographed UMD football helmet, gift cards, and use of a suite at
Senior Tina Larson (Morris, Minn.) tracked down a 22-year-old Bemidji State University record Friday to pace BSU at Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) Outdoor Track and Field Championships May 10-11. The Beavers finished the meet in 11th place.
The Bemidji State University baseball team’s run as the No. 8 seed in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Tournament ended Saturday in the championship game, when the Beavers lost to Minnesota State University, Mankato 3-1. BSU finished the season with a 25-22 overall record to tie for the second most wins in program history.
Follow the action of the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Baseball Tournament Championship game between Bemidji State University and Minnesota State University, Mankato from Faber Field in St. Cloud, Minn.
The Bemidji State University baseball team continued to get strong senior starting pitching at the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Tournament Saturday, as right-hander Ryan Anderson (Lino Lakes, Minn.) hurled the Beavers to a 12-2 victory against St. Cloud State University in an NSIC Tournament Elimination Game.