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May 27, 2013
SOFTBALL: Bemidji falls to Brainerd 7-4 in game of feet
BEMIDJI — Three times in the sixth inning, the Bemidji softball team came within inches of changing its fortunes against Brainerd. “We...
May 27, 2013 - 9:46pm
May 25, 2013
'Playing their game:' BHS softball team looks to make it to state
BEMIDJI – When Bemidji trailed St. Cloud Apollo 3-0 heading into the bottom of the second inning during the Section 8-3A softball quarterfinals last week the burden of being the top seed could have been weighing on the players. A year ago BHS was the second seed but the Jacks...
May 25, 2013 - 8:20pm
May 23, 2013
AREA BASEBALL: Bagley, Blackduck lead Northland Conference
BAGLEY — The regular seasons are winding down for the area high school baseball teams. Bagley finished the year with a 10-0 conference record and took an 11-4 overall mark into Thursday’s finale against Park Rapids. Blackduck ended its Northland Conference campaign 10-2,...
May 23, 2013 - 10:35pm
May 22, 2013
SOFTBALL: Bemidji overcomes early struggle to top Apollo in Section quarterfinals
BEMIDJI — A year ago the Bemidji High School softball team was the second seed in the Section 8-3A playoffs and hosted Rocori in the section...
May 22, 2013 - 10:51pm
May 21, 2013
Weather delays make for busy Wednesday of prep sports
BEMIDJI — The rain and cold has forced Bemidji High School officials to alter some schedules and what was going to be a relatively quiet Wednesday will now feature three BHS events. Topping that list is the first two rounds of the Section 8-3A softball tournament. The Lumberjacks...
May 21, 2013 - 10:43pm
May 20, 2013
Bemidji area softball teams begins playoffs
KELLIHER — If the weatherman cooperates the postseason for the Section 8A softball teams will begin today and two area teams will own the home-field advantage. Blackduck was given the third seed in the North Sub-Section and will entertain No. 6 Red Lake Country Central at 5 p.m....
May 20, 2013 - 2:56pm
May 18, 2013
Bemidji carries 11-game winning streak into section playoffs
BEMIDJI — The Section 8-3A softball seedings will be determined today and it appears that Bemidji will be ranked No. 2 or No. 3 when the final...
May 18, 2013 - 6:50pm
May 16, 2013
Grimm's 5-for-5 day helps Bemidji sweep Grand Rapids
BEMIDJI — A pair of Grand Rapids pitchers had no clue on how to pitch Sylvia Grimm during Thursday’s doubleheader at the Bemidji High School...
May 16, 2013 - 10:57pm
May 14, 2013
SOFTBALL: Bemidji sweeps Moorhead to win eighth in a row
BEMIDJI — Bemidji’s win streak keeps growing. Another solid pitching performance from Jess Yost, combined with a big-hitting, opportunistic...
May 14, 2013 - 11:27pm
May 11, 2013
SOFTBALL: Yost throws no-hitter as Bemidji wins two more games
DETROIT LAKES — Behind a vintage Jess Yost pitching performance and a strong afternoon at the plate, the Bemidji High School softball team...
May 11, 2013 - 9:25pm
May 10, 2013
SOFTBALL: Focus pays off as Jacks come back to beat Buffalo 4-3
BEMIDJI — For the past few weeks the Bemidji High School softball players and coaches have worked on developing tunnel vision and concentrating...
May 10, 2013 - 10:46pm
May 9, 2013
SOFTBALL: Bemidji, Yost shut down Duluth East
DULUTH — Behind a two-hit shutout from Jess Yost the Bemidji High School softball team overcame a chilly spring day in Duluth and defeated Duluth East 6-0 Thursday night. “We played well today,” BHS head coach Brad Takkunen said. “Jess pitched well, we didn’t have any...
May 9, 2013 - 10:36pm
May 8, 2013
SOFTBALL: Bemidji starts slow but takes 2 at Grand Rapids tournament
GRAND RAPIDS — The Bemidji High School softball team started slow Wednesday afternoon. The Lumberjacks dropped the first game of the IRC Classic, struggling offensively and falling to Greenway 4-3. But Bemidji rebounded. The Jacks grabbing the second game of the three-game...
May 8, 2013 - 10:59pm
May 3, 2013
SOFTBALL: Bemidji stops Brainerd, Fergus Falls
BRAINERD — Jess Yost ripped a home run, triple and single and drove in four runs to lead the Bemidji High School softball team to a 7-4 victory over Brainerd Friday on the loser’s diamond. The Lumberjacks followed that victory with a 7-4 win over Fergus Falls, also in Brainerd....
May 3, 2013 - 11:06pm
April 27, 2013
SOFTBALL: Bemidji posts 1-2 record at Zumbrota
ZUMBROTA – An early wake-up call may have caught the Bemidji High School softball team off guard Saturday as the Lumberjacks dropped two of their three games in this southeastern Minnesota community. After opening the spring on Friday with 4-2 and 7-1 wins at Monticello the Jacks...
April 27, 2013 - 9:34pm