PREGAME WARMUP: ‘Dogs Are In The House

Ferris State is in the house this weekend, as the Beavers and Bulldogs begin a two-game WCHA series. Here’s your abbreviated primer on the Bulldogs: They’re 10-9-5 overall and 8-7-3 in the league. They have yet to sweep anyone and have yet to be swept this season; likewise, their longest winning or losing streak is…
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PREGAME WARMUP: BSU Doubleheader Vs. Wisconsin, Arizona State

Big series for both Bemidji State hockey teams this weekend at the Sanford Center. The women host No. 2 Wisconsin while the men play their first-ever series against Arizona State. See after the jump, but I have some leftover bits from earlier this week, about the Beaver women’s team’s fourth line and Arizona State’s potential conference…
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WCHA Sweater Power Rankings

Hey gang. Sorry for no blog updates, but it’s been busy around here with a the Pioneer’s sports department in transition (Kris Lodes left in October and Austin Monteith started at the end of November). Anyway, needless to say it’s been busy enough getting a daily paper out so the blog updates haven’t been coming.…
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PREGAME WARMUP: Halloween Edition

It took me far too long to find some appropriate Halloween music for this week’s blog post, so instead you should just listen to the “Zombie” by the Cranberries on repeat, just because. The Beaver men’s team is in Marquette, Mich., tonight to take on Northern Michigan. BSU is looking for its first WCHA win of…
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Monday Recap: Poll Position

I had intended on posting on the blog Sunday, but I got back from Grand Forks and got tired. Luckily, though, my neglect to post means I can write this Monday blog post on the release of the national polls. Both the Beaver women and the Beaver men are getting some national love, although the women…
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PREGAME WARMUP: UND/BSU, Home And Home Doubleheader Edition

Not a lot of time to blog, so I’ll be brief: It’s a big weekend for both Beaver hockey teams (as you know). And with both teams’ good starts (the women 5-1-0 and the men with the smaller-sample-size 1-0), they’re hosting the (Sundogs/Hawks/NoDaks/Roughriders/North Stars) at the opportune time with some opportunity to pick up some…
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Poll Roundup: Beaver Women, Men Moving On Up

Was crazy busy on Monday so didn’t have time to update the blog, but both Bemidji State women’s and men’s teams have moved up in the rankings following their weekend games against Minnesota Duluth. The women, after sweeping UMD, moved up from No. 9 to No. 8 in the USCHO.com poll. UMD dropped out. This week’s…
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PREGAME WARMUP: Beaver Teams Host Duluth As Dog Days Of Fall Begin

The Bemidji State men’s hockey team couldn’t ask for a better (or more difficult) way to open up the season: a home-and-home with No. 2 Minnesota Duluth, with the first leg tonight in Bulldog country before returning to Beaver nation Saturday at the Sanford Center. It will be a fun weekend of Beaver/Bulldogs madness all…
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