The Bruin Distance Track squad came home with three all-Conference medals at the NSAA outdoor track and field championships hosted by Waldorf University on Thursday and Friday, May 13-14. All-Conference awards are presented to the top three finishers and top relay team at the meet.
Bellevue will host one of nine NAIA Opening Round Brackets next week as the four-seed in the Bellevue Bracket. They will be joined by (1) Science & Arts, (2) MidAmerica Nazarene, (3) Concordia, and (5) Saint Xavier.
Four players from the Bellevue University softball team earned first-team all-North Star Athletic Association honors in an announcement made today by the conference office. In addition, two Bruins were named to the second team and one was named to the NSAA Gold Glove Team.
Shaye Kemball threw a complete-game one-hit shutout as Mayville State University ended the Bellevue University softball team's season with a 4-0 shutout in a loser's bracket contest at the North Star Athletic Association Softball Tournament Friday afternoon at the Lied Activity Center Softball Fields.
Conner Barnett hit a pair of home runs and scored three times to back a complete game effort from Graham Cahill as top-seeded Bellevue opened the NSAA Tournament with a 9-4 win over 6-seed Dakota State.
The second-seeded Bellevue University softball team fell to the loser's bracket of the North Star Athletic Association Tournament after suffering a heartbreaking 1-0 loss to No. 3-seeded Dickinson State University in 10 innings in the Bruins' second game of the tournament at the Lied Activity Center Softball Fields.
Junior setter Olivia Galas (Bellevue, Neb.) and freshman outside hitter Eve Fountain (Omaha, Neb.) both earned NAIA and AVCA All-American honors in an announcement made today by both organizations. Galas earned first-team honors while Fountain was named to the third team. In addition, Galas was named the NAIA National Setter of the Year.
The Bellevue University distance track teams completed one final tune-up meet before taking on the North Star Association Meet on May 13-14. A brutal day for distance running with temperatures in the 80’s and steady winds of 25 miles per hour accompanied by gusts up to 40 mpg ruled out chances for personal bests at the Statesmen Relays on the William Penn University campus.
The Bellevue University softball team set the school record for single-season home runs (76) en route to a doubleheader sweep over Waldorf University Sunday afternoon at Roy Smith Field. BU won by scores of 8-3 and 15-0 in five innings.
Highlighted by co-Region Player of the Year Olivia Galas, four Bruins were named to the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) all-North Central Region team announced today. Joining Galas on the first team was junior outside hitter Sierra Athen, freshman outside hitter Eve Fountain, and junior middle blocker Coree Lipovsky.
Led by senior Andre Becerra, the Bellevue University men's golf team captured the 2021 North Star Athletic Association Tournament title, winning by 29 strokes over second-place Waldorf University. The tournament was played at the par-71, 6,751-yard Cedar Creek Golf Course.
The 18th-ranked Bellevue University volleyball team saw its season come to a close following a pair of losses Tuesday at the NAIA Volleyball National Championship being held at the Tyson Events Center. The Bruins fell to No. 2 Park University in the opener 3-0 (25-14, 25-22, 25-16), before dropping the finale to No. 18 Dordt University, 3-2 (25-21, 22-25, 20-25, 25-14, 15-11).