Sophomore Cassie Weiss helped lead the Bison softball team to a second-place finish at the PAC Championships on Saturday. Weiss was named to the All-Tournament team, pitching all four games for the Green & White. In the tournament, Weiss threw 29.1 innings of work, posting an earned-run average of 0.95. She struck out 21 total batters while allowing just four earned runs. (Photo Courtesy of Martin Santek Photography).
Senior Kyle Minger competed in three events for the Bison in the ECAC DIII Outdoor Championships. Minger ran a leg on the 4x400-meter relay team that finished in seventh place, breaking the Bethany school record with a time of 3:18.38. Individually Minger finished 13th in the 400 with a time of 49.29. He also finished 17th in the 200-meter dash (22.46). (Photo Courtesy of Martin Santek Photography)
May 26 – NEW ORLEANS, La. – Putting a bow on stellar four-year careers, Bison track & field seniors Umar Moore (Coraopolis, Pa./Moon) and Kyle Minger (Richmond, Ohio/Edison Local), have been honored as All-Mideast Regional selections, as announced by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches’ Association.
May 19 – WESTFIELD, Mass. – The Bison track and field teams saw three different athletes compete in a pair of events on the second day of the Eastern College Athletic Conference Division III Outdoor Championships on Thursday afternoon.
May 18 – WESTFIELD, Mass. – Led by a school-record setting performance from the men’s 4x400-meter relay team, the Bethany College track & field teams competed at the Eastern College Athletic Conference Division III Outdoor Championships on Wednesday afternoon.
May 17 – GREENVILLE, Pa. – Led by a Second-Team All-Presidents’ Athletic Conference selection for junior Zack Miller (West Mifflin, Pa./West Mifflin), a total of three Bison baseball players earned all-conference distinction, as announced by the PAC on Tuesday afternoon.
May 16 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. - After helping the Bison softball team to a 22-20 record and their second-straight trip to the PAC Championship Tournament title game, sophomore Cassie Weiss (Washington, Pa./McGuffey) has been named a Third-Team All-Central Region selection by the National Fastpitch Coaches' Association, announced the NFCA on Monday.
MAY 16 – BETHANY, W. Va. – The Bethany College Athletic Department is pleased to announce the 2016 class of the Bethany Hall of Fame. Included in the class of ’16 will be: Dr. John S. Cunningham, Ray Koch (’67), J. Thomas Laeng (’68) and Amy Schafer (’03). Andrea Paige Pertz Ilkanipour (’90), who was selected for the Hall of Fame class of 2015, will also officially be inducted this year.