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    BGSU ranked 25th in the nation in team GPA

    BGSU ranked 25th in the nation in team GPA

    Saturday, July 26 2014 8:31 PM EDT2014-07-27 00:31:15 GMT
    The Bowling Green State University women's basketball team had yet another successful season on the court in 2013-14. And, the Falcons had another highly-successful campaign in the classroom as well, having earned national recognition for the fifth time in the last six years. The Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) has announced its 2013-14 Academic Top 25 Team Honor Roll, and BGSU is ranked 25th in the entire nation on the NCAA Division I list. The Falcons are the only Mid-America...
    The Bowling Green State University women's basketball team had yet another successful season on the court in 2013-14. And, the Falcons had another highly-successful campaign in the classroom as well, having earned national recognition for the fifth time in the last six years. The Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) has announced its 2013-14 Academic Top 25 Team Honor Roll, and BGSU is ranked 25th in the entire nation on the NCAA Division I list. The Falcons are the only Mid-America...
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    BGSU Women's Golf Ranked 24th in the Nation in Team GPA

    BGSU Women's Golf Ranked 24th in the Nation in Team GPA

    Saturday, July 26 2014 8:29 PM EDT2014-07-27 00:29:12 GMT
    The Bowling Green State University women's golf team was ranked as one of the top-25 programs with the highest team grade point average (GPA) by the Women's Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) for the 2013-14 academic year, it was announced on Thursday, July 24th. The Falcons were ranked 24th overall nationally with a Team GPA of 3.639 for the 2013-14 season. "I am very proud of what our team was able to accomplish this past season in the classroom," commented head women's golf coach Stephanie ...
    The Bowling Green State University women's golf team was ranked as one of the top-25 programs with the highest team grade point average (GPA) by the Women's Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) for the 2013-14 academic year, it was announced on Thursday, July 24th. The Falcons were ranked 24th overall nationally with a Team GPA of 3.639 for the 2013-14 season. "I am very proud of what our team was able to accomplish this past season in the classroom," commented head women's golf coach Stephanie ...
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    Volleyball Season Tickets Go On Sale Monday

    Volleyball Season Tickets Go On Sale Monday

    Saturday, July 26 2014 8:21 PM EDT2014-07-27 00:21:39 GMT
    The Bowling Green State University Ticket Office has announced that volleyball season tickets will go on sale Monday, July 28. To view the 2014 schedule, CLICK HERE. "I want to thank our awesome Falcon fans who made last season a record-breaking one when it comes to volleyball season ticket sales and increasing our attendance numbers," BGSU volleyball coach Danijela Tomic said. "We hope that they will continue to support our program by renewing their season tickets and helping us recruit new...
    The Bowling Green State University Ticket Office has announced that volleyball season tickets will go on sale Monday, July 28. To view the 2014 schedule, CLICK HERE. "I want to thank our awesome Falcon fans who made last season a record-breaking one when it comes to volleyball season ticket sales and increasing our attendance numbers," BGSU volleyball coach Danijela Tomic said. "We hope that they will continue to support our program by renewing their season tickets and helping us recruit new...
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    Falcons Selected To Win MAC In Preseason Poll

    Falcons Selected To Win MAC In Preseason Poll

    Saturday, July 26 2014 8:12 PM EDT2014-07-27 00:12:24 GMT
    Bowling Green State University has been selected to win the East Division and Marathon Mid-American Conference Championship Game in the Preseason Poll, released Wednesday morning. The poll was announced at the MAC's annual Media Day at Ford Field, and was determined by the league's media members. The Falcons were picked as heavy favorites to win the East Division by the media, garnering 144 total points to second-place Akron's 114 points. BGSU also received 18-of-21 first place votes in the ...
    Bowling Green State University has been selected to win the East Division and Marathon Mid-American Conference Championship Game in the Preseason Poll, released Wednesday morning. The poll was announced at the MAC's annual Media Day at Ford Field, and was determined by the league's media members. The Falcons were picked as heavy favorites to win the East Division by the media, garnering 144 total points to second-place Akron's 114 points. BGSU also received 18-of-21 first place votes in the ...
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    BGSU Adds Matt Fox to the 2014-15 Men's Basketball Roster

    BGSU Adds Matt Fox to the 2014-15 Men's Basketball Roster

    Saturday, July 26 2014 8:09 PM EDT2014-07-27 00:09:17 GMT
    Bowling Green State University first year head men's basketball coach Chris Jans announced that Matt Fox of nearby Maumee, Ohio has joined the 2014-15 men's basketball roster. "We are excited to have Matt join our program this season," commented Coach Jans. "He is a local kid from Anthony Wayne High School that brings a strong work ethic to the gym daily and will provide us with more depth in our backcourt". Fox graduated from nearby Anthony Wayne High School where he played under head coac...
    Bowling Green State University first year head men's basketball coach Chris Jans announced that Matt Fox of nearby Maumee, Ohio has joined the 2014-15 men's basketball roster. "We are excited to have Matt join our program this season," commented Coach Jans. "He is a local kid from Anthony Wayne High School that brings a strong work ethic to the gym daily and will provide us with more depth in our backcourt". Fox graduated from nearby Anthony Wayne High School where he played under head coac...
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    Hockey Season Tickets On Sale Now!

    Hockey Season Tickets On Sale Now!

    Saturday, July 26 2014 8:05 PM EDT2014-07-27 00:05:59 GMT
    The Bowling Green State University ticket office has announced that season tickets are on sale now for the 2014-15 BGSU hockey season. Season tickets start as low as $152 for 18 games, which includes the first outdoor hockey game in BGSU Hockey history, the entire regular season slate and the exhibition opener against Simon Fraser. To view the entire schedule, CLICK HERE. "This year's schedule includes Miami, Ohio State and our conference rivals," BGSU hockey coach Chris Bergeron said. "We w...
    The Bowling Green State University ticket office has announced that season tickets are on sale now for the 2014-15 BGSU hockey season. Season tickets start as low as $152 for 18 games, which includes the first outdoor hockey game in BGSU Hockey history, the entire regular season slate and the exhibition opener against Simon Fraser. To view the entire schedule, CLICK HERE. "This year's schedule includes Miami, Ohio State and our conference rivals," BGSU hockey coach Chris Bergeron said. "We w...
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    BGSU Swimming Named Scholar All-America Team

    BGSU Swimming Named Scholar All-America Team

    Saturday, July 12 2014 9:15 PM EDT2014-07-13 01:15:04 GMT
    The Bowling Green State University swimming team was one of 150 NCAA Division I women's programs recognized by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) as a Scholar All-America Team for the spring semester. In fact, with a 3.49 team grade point average, BGSU ranked No. 21 among all NCAA Division I schools. Under head coach Petra Martin, BGSU has consistently earned the CSCAA's Scholar All-America Team honor and has often ranked among the top 30 in the country. In order to ...
    The Bowling Green State University swimming team was one of 150 NCAA Division I women's programs recognized by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) as a Scholar All-America Team for the spring semester. In fact, with a 3.49 team grade point average, BGSU ranked No. 21 among all NCAA Division I schools. Under head coach Petra Martin, BGSU has consistently earned the CSCAA's Scholar All-America Team honor and has often ranked among the top 30 in the country. In order to ...
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    BGSU's Lily Bartell to Take Part in the North & South Women's Amateur Championship

    BGSU's Lily Bartell to Take Part in the North & South Women's Amateur Championship

    Saturday, July 12 2014 9:10 PM EDT2014-07-13 01:10:27 GMT
    Bowling Green State University rising junior Lily Bartell of Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, was invited to take part in the 112th North South Women's Amateur Championship on July 14-19th at the Pinehurst No. 8 Golf Course at the Pinehurst Country Club in Pinehurst, N.C. "We are thrilled at the news of Lily being invited to this prestigious amateur championship. I know Lily is honored and humbled to be a part of an event with such a rich tradition and compete with such talented players,...
    Bowling Green State University rising junior Lily Bartell of Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, was invited to take part in the 112th North South Women's Amateur Championship on July 14-19th at the Pinehurst No. 8 Golf Course at the Pinehurst Country Club in Pinehurst, N.C. "We are thrilled at the news of Lily being invited to this prestigious amateur championship. I know Lily is honored and humbled to be a part of an event with such a rich tradition and compete with such talented players,...
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    Tate Named To Groza Award Watch List

    Tate Named To Groza Award Watch List

    Saturday, July 12 2014 9:07 PM EDT2014-07-13 01:07:08 GMT
    Bowling Green State University redshirt junior Tyler Tate has been named to the thirty-player Watch List for the 2014 Lou Groza Collegiate Place-Kicker Award, as announced by the Palm Beach County Sports Commission on Wednesday morning. Last season, Tate converted 18-of-22 field goals and 59-of-61 extra point attempts. His 113 points were sixth-most in school history, but were the second-most from a Falcon kicker in program history. Tate's 18 field goals made and 59 extra points made are jus...
    Bowling Green State University redshirt junior Tyler Tate has been named to the thirty-player Watch List for the 2014 Lou Groza Collegiate Place-Kicker Award, as announced by the Palm Beach County Sports Commission on Wednesday morning. Last season, Tate converted 18-of-22 field goals and 59-of-61 extra point attempts. His 113 points were sixth-most in school history, but were the second-most from a Falcon kicker in program history. Tate's 18 field goals made and 59 extra points made are jus...
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    Four Falcons Named Academic All-MAC

    Four Falcons Named Academic All-MAC

    Saturday, July 12 2014 9:04 PM EDT2014-07-13 01:04:28 GMT
    Four members of the Bowling Green State University outdoor track and field team have been named Academic All-MAC, as announced today by the league office. Tina Perrine, Jeanette Pettigrew, Brooke Pleger and Natalie Sommerville were each honored with the award. Four others earned honorable mention nods – Andrea Alt, Mackenzie McMillin, Becca Rae and Krystin Reiser. The Academic All-MAC honor is given to student-athletes who have excelled in athletics and academics. To qualify, a student-athle...
    Four members of the Bowling Green State University outdoor track and field team have been named Academic All-MAC, as announced today by the league office. Tina Perrine, Jeanette Pettigrew, Brooke Pleger and Natalie Sommerville were each honored with the award. Four others earned honorable mention nods – Andrea Alt, Mackenzie McMillin, Becca Rae and Krystin Reiser. The Academic All-MAC honor is given to student-athletes who have excelled in athletics and academics. To qualify, a student-athle...
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    Falcons Hooping Professionally

    Falcons Hooping Professionally

    Saturday, July 5 2014 7:35 PM EDT2014-07-05 23:35:21 GMT
    The Bowling Green State University men's basketball program has produced a number of players that have gone on to continue their basketball careers professionally over the programs long history, highlighted by names such as Nate Thurmond, Charlie Share, Antonio Daniels and Keith McLeod. Currently, the Falcons have a number of players still playing in the professional ranks to date, as is listed below: A'uston Calhoun (played at BGSU from 2010-13) Calhoun recently finished his first professi...
    The Bowling Green State University men's basketball program has produced a number of players that have gone on to continue their basketball careers professionally over the programs long history, highlighted by names such as Nate Thurmond, Charlie Share, Antonio Daniels and Keith McLeod. Currently, the Falcons have a number of players still playing in the professional ranks to date, as is listed below: A'uston Calhoun (played at BGSU from 2010-13) Calhoun recently finished his first professi...
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    Pleger Rates As Top US Collegiate Hammer Thrower

    Pleger Rates As Top US Collegiate Hammer Thrower

    Sunday, June 29 2014 10:34 PM EDT2014-06-30 02:34:27 GMT
    Bowling Green State University's Brooke Pleger finished as the top collegiate hammer thrower at the USA Track and Field Outdoor Championships Saturday. The senior-to-be threw the hammer 208-feet-9 to finish 10th among the 18 best hammer throwers in the United States. Five active college student-athletes qualified for the field and Pleger finished ahead of the other four. Brittany Funk, a fellow Mid-American Conference student-athlete who just completed her eligibility at Akron, was 11th at 2...
    Bowling Green State University's Brooke Pleger finished as the top collegiate hammer thrower at the USA Track and Field Outdoor Championships Saturday. The senior-to-be threw the hammer 208-feet-9 to finish 10th among the 18 best hammer throwers in the United States. Five active college student-athletes qualified for the field and Pleger finished ahead of the other four. Brittany Funk, a fellow Mid-American Conference student-athlete who just completed her eligibility at Akron, was 11th at 2...
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    Pleger Set To Compete At USATF Outdoor Championships

    Pleger Set To Compete At USATF Outdoor Championships

    Sunday, June 29 2014 10:30 PM EDT2014-06-30 02:30:08 GMT
    – Bowling Green State University redshirt junior Brooke Pleger will compete in the hammer throw at the USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships Saturday beginning at 11 am. The meet is taking place at Hornet Stadium on the campus of Sacramento State University. Pleger enters the meet with the ninth-best seed mark among the 18 athletes competing at the meet. A year ago, she finished 11th at the USATF Outdoor Championships and will look to improve upon that showing. The meet features the top...
    – Bowling Green State University redshirt junior Brooke Pleger will compete in the hammer throw at the USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships Saturday beginning at 11 am. The meet is taking place at Hornet Stadium on the campus of Sacramento State University. Pleger enters the meet with the ninth-best seed mark among the 18 athletes competing at the meet. A year ago, she finished 11th at the USATF Outdoor Championships and will look to improve upon that showing. The meet features the top...
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    Pleger Earns Academic All-America Status

    Pleger Earns Academic All-America Status

    Sunday, June 29 2014 10:26 PM EDT2014-06-30 02:26:26 GMT
    Following arguably the most successful individual season in Bowling Green State University women's track and field history, redshirt junior Brooke Pleger has been named to the 2014 Capital One Academic All-America Division I Women's Track and Field/Cross Country Third Team. Pleger adds another All-American honor to her growing list of accomplishments after being named first team All-American for the second consecutive year by placing third in the hammer throw at the NCAA Division I Outdoor Tr...
    Following arguably the most successful individual season in Bowling Green State University women's track and field history, redshirt junior Brooke Pleger has been named to the 2014 Capital One Academic All-America Division I Women's Track and Field/Cross Country Third Team. Pleger adds another All-American honor to her growing list of accomplishments after being named first team All-American for the second consecutive year by placing third in the hammer throw at the NCAA Division I Outdoor Tr...
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    Basalyga Adds Two More Newcomers to Falcon Fold

    Basalyga Adds Two More Newcomers to Falcon Fold

    Sunday, June 29 2014 10:17 PM EDT2014-06-30 02:17:39 GMT
    Bowling Green State University women's soccer coach Lindsay Basalyga and her staff have announced the addition of two student-athletes to the program. Elisa Baeron (Selsingen, Germany/St.-Viti-Gymnasium Zeven) and Kara Ross (St. Catharines, Ontario/Governor Simcoe) will join the Falcons in the fall of 2014. Ross will be a sophomore in the 2014-15 academic year, and will have three years of eligibility remaining. Baeron will be a freshman and will have four years of eligibility at BGSU. "We...
    Bowling Green State University women's soccer coach Lindsay Basalyga and her staff have announced the addition of two student-athletes to the program. Elisa Baeron (Selsingen, Germany/St.-Viti-Gymnasium Zeven) and Kara Ross (St. Catharines, Ontario/Governor Simcoe) will join the Falcons in the fall of 2014. Ross will be a sophomore in the 2014-15 academic year, and will have three years of eligibility remaining. Baeron will be a freshman and will have four years of eligibility at BGSU. "We...
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    Rinker Receives the Frank Fuhrer III Collegiate Player of the Year Award

    Rinker Receives the Frank Fuhrer III Collegiate Player of the Year Award

    Tuesday, June 24 2014 7:20 PM EDT2014-06-24 23:20:42 GMT
    Bowling Green State University rising sophomore golfer Brett Rinker, who hails from Slippery Rock, Pa., was named the recipient of the 2013-14 Frank Fuhrer, III Award by the Western Pennsylvania Golf Association (WPGA). The award is given annually to the area's (Western Pennsylvania) most outstanding collegiate golfer. The award is named after Frank Fuhrer, III, whose collegiate career at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, included All-ACC and All-American honors and membership o...
    Bowling Green State University rising sophomore golfer Brett Rinker, who hails from Slippery Rock, Pa., was named the recipient of the 2013-14 Frank Fuhrer, III Award by the Western Pennsylvania Golf Association (WPGA). The award is given annually to the area's (Western Pennsylvania) most outstanding collegiate golfer. The award is named after Frank Fuhrer, III, whose collegiate career at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, included All-ACC and All-American honors and membership o...
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    Jeff Clapacs Named Director of Basketball Operations

    Jeff Clapacs Named Director of Basketball Operations

    Monday, June 16 2014 12:14 AM EDT2014-06-16 04:14:26 GMT
    Bowling Green State University men's basketball head coach Chris Jans has named Ohio native Jeff Clapacs as the Director of Basketball Operations. Clapacs comes to BGSU after serving three seasons as an assistant coach with the Arkansas State?basketball program, the last two alongside current Falcons' assistant coach Corey Barker. "We are pleased to announce the addition of Jeff Clapacs to our basketball program at BGSU," stated Coach Jans. "Coach Clapacs is the perfect fit to round out our...
    Bowling Green State University men's basketball head coach Chris Jans has named Ohio native Jeff Clapacs as the Director of Basketball Operations. Clapacs comes to BGSU after serving three seasons as an assistant coach with the Arkansas State?basketball program, the last two alongside current Falcons' assistant coach Corey Barker. "We are pleased to announce the addition of Jeff Clapacs to our basketball program at BGSU," stated Coach Jans. "Coach Clapacs is the perfect fit to round out our...
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    Brooke Pleger Finishes Third At NCAA Nationals

    Brooke Pleger Finishes Third At NCAA Nationals

    Sunday, June 15 2014 10:24 PM EDT2014-06-16 02:24:25 GMT
    Bowling Green State University redshirt junior Brooke Pleger added another chapter to her storied career Wednesday, finishing third in the hammer throw at the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field National Championships. It is the best finish at the national championships in BGSU women's track and field history. "I'm proud of Brooke," BGSU coach Lou Snelling said. "To come to this site and to perform at that level, it's exciting. She proved once again that you can come to Bowling Green an...
    Bowling Green State University redshirt junior Brooke Pleger added another chapter to her storied career Wednesday, finishing third in the hammer throw at the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field National Championships. It is the best finish at the national championships in BGSU women's track and field history. "I'm proud of Brooke," BGSU coach Lou Snelling said. "To come to this site and to perform at that level, it's exciting. She proved once again that you can come to Bowling Green an...
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    BGSU's Chris Jans Featured by Bleacher Report

    BGSU's Chris Jans Featured by Bleacher Report

    Sunday, June 15 2014 10:20 PM EDT2014-06-16 02:20:40 GMT
    The national attention of the hire of Chris Jans as the new Bowling Green State University men's basketball head coach continues, as the first-year head coach is featured as one of the "Under-the-Radar CBB Coaching Changes That Will Have a Big Impact in 2014-15" feature article by Thad Novak by the Bleacher Report at www.BleacherReport.com. Jans, who is featured on the sixth page of the eight page slideshow, is one of six coaches featured in the article.
    The national attention of the hire of Chris Jans as the new Bowling Green State University men's basketball head coach continues, as the first-year head coach is featured as one of the "Under-the-Radar CBB Coaching Changes That Will Have a Big Impact in 2014-15" feature article by Thad Novak by the Bleacher Report at www.BleacherReport.com. Jans, who is featured on the sixth page of the eight page slideshow, is one of six coaches featured in the article.
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    Brooke Pleger Named Great Lakes Region Field Athlete Of The Year

    Brooke Pleger Named Great Lakes Region Field Athlete Of The Year

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 3:00 PM EDT2014-06-10 19:00:32 GMT
    Bowling Green State University redshirt junior Brooke Pleger has been named the Great Lakes Region Field Athlete of the Year, as voted on by the United States Track Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA). "This is a great honor for Brooke and for the program," BGSU Track and Field Coach Lou Snelling said. "She has invested an enormous amount of work to get to this point in her career. It is proof again that national caliber athletes can be successful at Bowling Green." Ple...
    Bowling Green State University redshirt junior Brooke Pleger has been named the Great Lakes Region Field Athlete of the Year, as voted on by the United States Track Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA). "This is a great honor for Brooke and for the program," BGSU Track and Field Coach Lou Snelling said. "She has invested an enormous amount of work to get to this point in her career. It is proof again that national caliber athletes can be successful at Bowling Green." Ple...
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    Football Commit Callaway Drafted By Cleveland Indians

    Football Commit Callaway Drafted By Cleveland Indians

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 2:55 PM EDT2014-06-10 18:55:06 GMT
    Cody Callaway, who will be a freshman quarterback next season at Bowling Green State University, was drafted in the 34th round of the Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft on Saturday afternoon. Callaway, who attended Grafton Midview High School, is an All-State football and baseball player. He signed his National Letter of Intent to Bowling Green on Feb. 5 to play football, and is also expected to play baseball. As a football player, Callaway was on the varsity team during all four...
    Cody Callaway, who will be a freshman quarterback next season at Bowling Green State University, was drafted in the 34th round of the Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft on Saturday afternoon. Callaway, who attended Grafton Midview High School, is an All-State football and baseball player. He signed his National Letter of Intent to Bowling Green on Feb. 5 to play football, and is also expected to play baseball. As a football player, Callaway was on the varsity team during all four...
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    Laura Mitchell Signs Letter Of Intent To BGSU

    Laura Mitchell Signs Letter Of Intent To BGSU

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 2:44 PM EDT2014-06-10 18:44:02 GMT
    Bowling Green State University gymnastics coach Kerrie Turner has announced that England's Laura Mitchell has signed her letter of intent to compete at BGSU, beginning in the fall of 2014. Mitchell, who hails from Borehamwood, England, is the daughter of Andy Mitchell and Thomas and Julia Diston. One of the top gymnasts in England, Mitchell will be a key component to the 2014 BGSU class. "I am so pleased that Laura will be joining our team this fall," Turner said. "I have been fortunate to...
    Bowling Green State University gymnastics coach Kerrie Turner has announced that England's Laura Mitchell has signed her letter of intent to compete at BGSU, beginning in the fall of 2014. Mitchell, who hails from Borehamwood, England, is the daughter of Andy Mitchell and Thomas and Julia Diston. One of the top gymnasts in England, Mitchell will be a key component to the 2014 BGSU class. "I am so pleased that Laura will be joining our team this fall," Turner said. "I have been fortunate to...
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    Chiricosta Named an Academic All-American!

    Chiricosta Named an Academic All-American!

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 2:40 PM EDT2014-06-10 18:40:47 GMT
    Bowling Green State University tennis standout Nikki Chiricosta has added another prestigious award to her ever-growing collection. On Thursday (June 5), Chiricosta was named to the 2014 Capital One Academic All-America® Women's At-Large Team. She becomes just the second student-athlete in BGSU women's tennis history to be named an Academic All-American. "I feel honored to be in the same class as some of the other top student-athletes in the country," said Chiricosta. "This is the perfect cu...
    Bowling Green State University tennis standout Nikki Chiricosta has added another prestigious award to her ever-growing collection. On Thursday (June 5), Chiricosta was named to the 2014 Capital One Academic All-America® Women's At-Large Team. She becomes just the second student-athlete in BGSU women's tennis history to be named an Academic All-American. "I feel honored to be in the same class as some of the other top student-athletes in the country," said Chiricosta. "This is the perfect cu...
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    Coach Jans on "The Morning Show" with Larry Weiss on WBGU-FM 88.1

    Coach Jans on "The Morning Show" with Larry Weiss on WBGU-FM 88.1

    Tuesday, June 3 2014 10:47 PM EDT2014-06-04 02:47:47 GMT
    On Thursday, May 29th, Bowling Green State University men's basketball coach Chris Jans sat down to talk with Larry Weiss on "The Morning Show" at WBGU-FM 88.1. Jans discusses his first few months on the job at BGSU, as well as the hiring of his staff and the four new recruits he signed during the spring signing period. You can listen to "The Morning Show" weekdays from 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. on WBGU-FM! "The Morning Show" is a great community resource for weekly events, interviews with co...
    On Thursday, May 29th, Bowling Green State University men's basketball coach Chris Jans sat down to talk with Larry Weiss on "The Morning Show" at WBGU-FM 88.1. Jans discusses his first few months on the job at BGSU, as well as the hiring of his staff and the four new recruits he signed during the spring signing period. You can listen to "The Morning Show" weekdays from 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. on WBGU-FM! "The Morning Show" is a great community resource for weekly events, interviews with co...
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    Alexis Rogers to play professionally in France

    Alexis Rogers to play professionally in France

    Tuesday, June 3 2014 10:44 PM EDT2014-06-04 02:44:33 GMT
    Bowling Green State University women's basketball standout Alexis Rogers will continue her career on the professional level. Rogers has signed a contract with Leon Tregor Basket 29, and will head overseas later this summer. Rogers, a native of West Chester, Ohio (Lakota West H.S.), signed a 10-month contract which runs from August to June, and is scheduled to leave for France on August 5. LTB 29 is located in Brest, a city in northwestern France. "I'm very grateful for this opportunity," s...
    Bowling Green State University women's basketball standout Alexis Rogers will continue her career on the professional level. Rogers has signed a contract with Leon Tregor Basket 29, and will head overseas later this summer. Rogers, a native of West Chester, Ohio (Lakota West H.S.), signed a 10-month contract which runs from August to June, and is scheduled to leave for France on August 5. LTB 29 is located in Brest, a city in northwestern France. "I'm very grateful for this opportunity," s...
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    Narro & Preston's Quests for the 2014 U.S. Open Ends at Sectionals

    Narro & Preston's Quests for the 2014 U.S. Open Ends at Sectionals

    Tuesday, June 3 2014 10:43 PM EDT2014-06-04 02:43:54 GMT
    Both current Bowling Green State University men's golfer Jose Narro and former golfer Drew Preston took part in the U.S. Open Sectional Qualifying events on Monday, June 2nd, with the goal of qualifying to compete in the 2014 U.S. Open Championships at the Pinehurst Resort and Country Club at the Village of Pinehurst, North Carolina on June 9-15th. Narro, who just completed his freshman season at BGSU in May of 2014, played his sectional qualifying event at the Lakeside Country Club Golf Cou...
    Both current Bowling Green State University men's golfer Jose Narro and former golfer Drew Preston took part in the U.S. Open Sectional Qualifying events on Monday, June 2nd, with the goal of qualifying to compete in the 2014 U.S. Open Championships at the Pinehurst Resort and Country Club at the Village of Pinehurst, North Carolina on June 9-15th. Narro, who just completed his freshman season at BGSU in May of 2014, played his sectional qualifying event at the Lakeside Country Club Golf Cou...
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    12 Falcons Named Preseason All-MAC

    12 Falcons Named Preseason All-MAC

    Tuesday, June 3 2014 10:42 PM EDT2014-06-04 02:42:41 GMT
    Phil Steele's College Football Preview announced its Preseason All-Mid-American Conference teams on Monday afternoon, with 12 Falcons garnering attention. Bowling Green led the MAC with six first team selections. In total, 12 Bowling Green State University Falcons were named to Phil Steele's Preseason All-MAC teams. BGSU is coming off their first MAC Championship in more than two decades. Head coach Dino Babers enters his first season at Bowling Green. Babers' #FalconFast offense will look ...
    Phil Steele's College Football Preview announced its Preseason All-Mid-American Conference teams on Monday afternoon, with 12 Falcons garnering attention. Bowling Green led the MAC with six first team selections. In total, 12 Bowling Green State University Falcons were named to Phil Steele's Preseason All-MAC teams. BGSU is coming off their first MAC Championship in more than two decades. Head coach Dino Babers enters his first season at Bowling Green. Babers' #FalconFast offense will look ...
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    Regionals Come To A Close Saturday

    Regionals Come To A Close Saturday

    Tuesday, June 3 2014 10:35 PM EDT2014-06-04 02:35:33 GMT
    Bowling Green State University freshman Makenzie Wheat entered Saturday's NCAA East Regional Preliminary round with nothing to lose. As the final qualifier in the 48-person shot put field, Wheat's odds of placing in the top 12 and advancing to the NCAA National Championships were slim. But the opportunity to experience NCAA Regional competition as a freshman was an important piece of her development process. Wheat fouled on all three of her throws and failed to post a legal toss. Despite th...
    Bowling Green State University freshman Makenzie Wheat entered Saturday's NCAA East Regional Preliminary round with nothing to lose. As the final qualifier in the 48-person shot put field, Wheat's odds of placing in the top 12 and advancing to the NCAA National Championships were slim. But the opportunity to experience NCAA Regional competition as a freshman was an important piece of her development process. Wheat fouled on all three of her throws and failed to post a legal toss. Despite th...
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    Falcons Represent On Day Two Of NCAA Regionals

    Falcons Represent On Day Two Of NCAA Regionals

    Tuesday, June 3 2014 10:34 PM EDT2014-06-04 02:34:13 GMT
    Bowling Green State University seniors Tina Perrine and Jeanette Pettigrew closed out their careers, while freshman Kori Reiser capped off an impact first-year at the NCAA East Regional Preliminary round Saturday at Hodges Stadium on the campus of the University of North Florida. Following a strong opening day of competition that included Brooke Pleger advancing to nationals for the second consecutive year, the Falcons battled through a weather delay and schedule changes on the second day of...
    Bowling Green State University seniors Tina Perrine and Jeanette Pettigrew closed out their careers, while freshman Kori Reiser capped off an impact first-year at the NCAA East Regional Preliminary round Saturday at Hodges Stadium on the campus of the University of North Florida. Following a strong opening day of competition that included Brooke Pleger advancing to nationals for the second consecutive year, the Falcons battled through a weather delay and schedule changes on the second day of...
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    Brooke Pleger Headed Back To NCAA National Championships

    Brooke Pleger Headed Back To NCAA National Championships

    Tuesday, June 3 2014 10:30 PM EDT2014-06-04 02:30:29 GMT
    Bowling Green State University redshirt junior Brooke Pleger will make a return trip to the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field National Championships, placing second at the NCAA East Regional preliminary round Thursday in the hammer throw at Hodges Field on the campus of the University of North Florida. Pleger was one of four Falcons to compete during the first day of the regional meet, along with teammates Tina Perrine, Kori Reiser and Jeanette Pettigrew. Perrine and Reiser both competed in the h...
    Bowling Green State University redshirt junior Brooke Pleger will make a return trip to the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field National Championships, placing second at the NCAA East Regional preliminary round Thursday in the hammer throw at Hodges Field on the campus of the University of North Florida. Pleger was one of four Falcons to compete during the first day of the regional meet, along with teammates Tina Perrine, Kori Reiser and Jeanette Pettigrew. Perrine and Reiser both competed in the h...
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    Brooke Pleger Headed Back To NCAA National Championships

    Brooke Pleger Headed Back To NCAA National Championships

    Friday, May 30 2014 11:09 PM EDT2014-05-31 03:09:42 GMT
    Bowling Green State University redshirt junior Brooke Pleger will make a return trip to the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field National Championships, placing second at the NCAA East Regional preliminary round Thursday in the hammer throw at Hodges Field on the campus of the University of North Florida. Pleger was one of four Falcons to compete during the first day of the regional meet, along with teammates Tina Perrine, Kori Reiser and Jeanette Pettigrew. Perrine and Reiser both competed in the h...
    Bowling Green State University redshirt junior Brooke Pleger will make a return trip to the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field National Championships, placing second at the NCAA East Regional preliminary round Thursday in the hammer throw at Hodges Field on the campus of the University of North Florida. Pleger was one of four Falcons to compete during the first day of the regional meet, along with teammates Tina Perrine, Kori Reiser and Jeanette Pettigrew. Perrine and Reiser both competed in the h...
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    Brooke Pleger Named Capital One Academic All-District

    Brooke Pleger Named Capital One Academic All-District

    Friday, May 30 2014 11:06 PM EDT2014-05-31 03:06:14 GMT
    Bowling Green State University redshirt junior Brooke Pleger was named Capital One Academic All-District for women's track and field/cross country today, as voted on by members of the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). The award recognizes the nation's top student-athletes for their combined performances athletically and in the classroom. To be eligible, a student-athlete must be a varsity starter or key reserve, maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.30 on a ...
    Bowling Green State University redshirt junior Brooke Pleger was named Capital One Academic All-District for women's track and field/cross country today, as voted on by members of the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). The award recognizes the nation's top student-athletes for their combined performances athletically and in the classroom. To be eligible, a student-athlete must be a varsity starter or key reserve, maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.30 on a ...
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    Falcons to Open Up 2014 Season on National TV

    Falcons to Open Up 2014 Season on National TV

    Friday, May 30 2014 11:05 PM EDT2014-05-31 03:05:30 GMT
    The Bowling Green State University football team will kick-off its 2014 season with a nationally televised game at Western Kentucky on Friday, August 29th, at 8 p.m. ET in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The Conference USA released its preliminary television schedule for the 2014 football season on Thursday afternoon, May 29th, which all starts off with the 2014 season opener between the BGSU Falcons and the WKU Hilltoppers on CBS Sports Network. CBS Sports Network is the 24-hour home of CBS Sport...
    The Bowling Green State University football team will kick-off its 2014 season with a nationally televised game at Western Kentucky on Friday, August 29th, at 8 p.m. ET in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The Conference USA released its preliminary television schedule for the 2014 football season on Thursday afternoon, May 29th, which all starts off with the 2014 season opener between the BGSU Falcons and the WKU Hilltoppers on CBS Sports Network. CBS Sports Network is the 24-hour home of CBS Sport...
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    Falcons Head To Jacksonville For Regionals

    Falcons Head To Jacksonville For Regionals

    Tuesday, May 27 2014 5:00 PM EDT2014-05-27 21:00:17 GMT
    – The Bowling Green State University track and field team will send five team members to compete eight times at the NCAA East Region Preliminary round Thursday through Saturday at Hodges Stadium, hosted by the University of North Florida. Since the preliminary rounds were instituted in 2010, only three Falcons (Brooke Pleger, Jessie Rowland and Ashley Harris) had qualified to compete in the field prior to this year. FOLLOW THE FALCONS The BGSU track and field team can be followed all spring...
    – The Bowling Green State University track and field team will send five team members to compete eight times at the NCAA East Region Preliminary round Thursday through Saturday at Hodges Stadium, hosted by the University of North Florida. Since the preliminary rounds were instituted in 2010, only three Falcons (Brooke Pleger, Jessie Rowland and Ashley Harris) had qualified to compete in the field prior to this year. FOLLOW THE FALCONS The BGSU track and field team can be followed all spring...
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    Chiricosta, Reuland Named to Academic All-MAC Team

    Chiricosta, Reuland Named to Academic All-MAC Team

    Tuesday, May 27 2014 4:59 PM EDT2014-05-27 20:59:16 GMT
    Bowling Green State University tennis seniors Nikki Chiricosta and Emily Reuland each have added another award to their growing collection of accolades. Chiricosta and Reuland have been named to the 2014 Academic All-Mid-American Conference Team, which was announced Tuesday morning (May 27) by the league office. MAC Office Release - Word document All four eligible players on the 2013-14 roster received academic all-conference recognition, as sophomores Katie Brozovich and Drew Fillis earne...
    Bowling Green State University tennis seniors Nikki Chiricosta and Emily Reuland each have added another award to their growing collection of accolades. Chiricosta and Reuland have been named to the 2014 Academic All-Mid-American Conference Team, which was announced Tuesday morning (May 27) by the league office. MAC Office Release - Word document All four eligible players on the 2013-14 roster received academic all-conference recognition, as sophomores Katie Brozovich and Drew Fillis earne...
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    Pleger Named First Team All-MAC; Pettigrew Second Team

    Pleger Named First Team All-MAC; Pettigrew Second Team

    Tuesday, May 20 2014 11:08 PM EDT2014-05-21 03:08:47 GMT
    Bowling Green State University redshirt junior Brooke Pleger was named to the Mid-American Conference's All-MAC First Team, while senior Jeanette Pettigrew earned second team honors for their performances at the MAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships over the past weekend. "Brooke and Jeanette played a big role in our team taking positive steps this year," BGSU Track and Field/Cross Country Coach Lou Snelling said. "I am proud of what they have accomplished so far and excited about what ...
    Bowling Green State University redshirt junior Brooke Pleger was named to the Mid-American Conference's All-MAC First Team, while senior Jeanette Pettigrew earned second team honors for their performances at the MAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships over the past weekend. "Brooke and Jeanette played a big role in our team taking positive steps this year," BGSU Track and Field/Cross Country Coach Lou Snelling said. "I am proud of what they have accomplished so far and excited about what ...
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    Losby, Bien Garner Postseason Honors

    Losby, Bien Garner Postseason Honors

    Tuesday, May 20 2014 11:07 PM EDT2014-05-21 03:07:39 GMT
    The Mid-American Conference announced the All-MAC teams and specialty awards on Tuesday night inside All Pro Freight Stadium. Among the 15-member first team were two Bowling Green State University Falcons, as catcher T.J. Losby and shortstop Brian Bien garnered recognition from the league's head coaches. Losby was also named the inaugural Defensive Player of the Year. Losby, a native of Bryan, Ohio, hit .331 in 50 starts. Losby has played in 159 consecutive games for the Falcons, playing in...
    The Mid-American Conference announced the All-MAC teams and specialty awards on Tuesday night inside All Pro Freight Stadium. Among the 15-member first team were two Bowling Green State University Falcons, as catcher T.J. Losby and shortstop Brian Bien garnered recognition from the league's head coaches. Losby was also named the inaugural Defensive Player of the Year. Losby, a native of Bryan, Ohio, hit .331 in 50 starts. Losby has played in 159 consecutive games for the Falcons, playing in...
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    Falcons Move Forward On Day Two Of MAC Championship

    Falcons Move Forward On Day Two Of MAC Championship

    Saturday, May 17 2014 10:13 PM EDT2014-05-18 02:13:36 GMT
    The Bowling Green State University track and field team placed two student-athletes in the top five in the long jump as the Falcons exceeded their scoring total from a year ago on day two of the Mid-American Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships Friday. Bowling Green ended the second of three days at the MAC Championships with 31 points to sit in fourth place, just one point behind Akron and two behind Miami. Kent State leads the way with 47 points. BGSU has surpassed the 23 point...
    The Bowling Green State University track and field team placed two student-athletes in the top five in the long jump as the Falcons exceeded their scoring total from a year ago on day two of the Mid-American Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships Friday. Bowling Green ended the second of three days at the MAC Championships with 31 points to sit in fourth place, just one point behind Akron and two behind Miami. Kent State leads the way with 47 points. BGSU has surpassed the 23 point...
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    Falcons Off To Fast Start As Hammer Team Dominates

    Falcons Off To Fast Start As Hammer Team Dominates

    Saturday, May 17 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-05-18 02:02:57 GMT
    Brooke Pleger defended her Mid-American Conference championship in the hammer throw and got some much-needed back-up as the Bowling Green State University track and field team got off to a quick start at the MAC Championships Thursday, hosted by Ohio University. Pleger, Tina Perrine and Kori Reiser all finished in the top six in the opening event of the league championship as BGSU scored 18 points before some teams had even settled in at Goldsberry Track for the annual meet. The Falcons scor...
    Brooke Pleger defended her Mid-American Conference championship in the hammer throw and got some much-needed back-up as the Bowling Green State University track and field team got off to a quick start at the MAC Championships Thursday, hosted by Ohio University. Pleger, Tina Perrine and Kori Reiser all finished in the top six in the opening event of the league championship as BGSU scored 18 points before some teams had even settled in at Goldsberry Track for the annual meet. The Falcons scor...
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    Hockey Adds Three To Falcon Family

    Hockey Adds Three To Falcon Family

    Saturday, May 17 2014 9:58 PM EDT2014-05-18 01:58:49 GMT
    Bowling Green ice hockey head coach Chris Bergeron, who will be entering his fifth season at the helm of program for the 2014-15 campaign, has announced the signing of three student-athletes during the spring of 2014. Bowling Green welcomes forwards Lukas Craggs, Shane Bednard, and Jakob Reichert to the Falcons. "We are very excited to be adding Lukas, Shane, and Jakob to the Falcon Hockey Family," Bergeron said. "All three of these young men fit what we are looking for in people. Their com...
    Bowling Green ice hockey head coach Chris Bergeron, who will be entering his fifth season at the helm of program for the 2014-15 campaign, has announced the signing of three student-athletes during the spring of 2014. Bowling Green welcomes forwards Lukas Craggs, Shane Bednard, and Jakob Reichert to the Falcons. "We are very excited to be adding Lukas, Shane, and Jakob to the Falcon Hockey Family," Bergeron said. "All three of these young men fit what we are looking for in people. Their com...
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    Brooke Pleger Named MAC Co-Field Athlete Of The Week

    Brooke Pleger Named MAC Co-Field Athlete Of The Week

    Tuesday, May 13 2014 10:45 PM EDT2014-05-14 02:45:32 GMT
    Bowling Green State University redshirt junior Brooke Pleger earned her third MAC Athlete of the Week recognition this year as she was named Co-Field Athlete of the Week after breaking the BGSU school record in the hammer throw and climbing to second in the country. Pleger threw the hammer 223-feet at the Toledo Invitational Friday, breaking the facility record held by 2004 Olympian Jackie Jescheling. With the toss, she became one of only two student-athletes in the country who have surpass...
    Bowling Green State University redshirt junior Brooke Pleger earned her third MAC Athlete of the Week recognition this year as she was named Co-Field Athlete of the Week after breaking the BGSU school record in the hammer throw and climbing to second in the country. Pleger threw the hammer 223-feet at the Toledo Invitational Friday, breaking the facility record held by 2004 Olympian Jackie Jescheling. With the toss, she became one of only two student-athletes in the country who have surpass...
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    Falcons Get Chance To Shine At MAC Championships

    Falcons Get Chance To Shine At MAC Championships

    Tuesday, May 13 2014 10:42 PM EDT2014-05-14 02:42:31 GMT
    The Bowling Green State University track and field team heads to the Mid-American Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships this week, hosted by Ohio. The meet begins Thursday and runs three days long at Goldsberry Track. FOLLOW THE FALCONS The BGSU track and field team can be followed all spring through a number of ways. Follow the official team Twitter account @BGXCTrack and the official account of the Athletics Department @BGAthletics. Links for live results and live video (as ava...
    The Bowling Green State University track and field team heads to the Mid-American Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships this week, hosted by Ohio. The meet begins Thursday and runs three days long at Goldsberry Track. FOLLOW THE FALCONS The BGSU track and field team can be followed all spring through a number of ways. Follow the official team Twitter account @BGXCTrack and the official account of the Athletics Department @BGAthletics. Links for live results and live video (as ava...
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    Dean Adds Emily Witt to Falcon Fold

    Dean Adds Emily Witt to Falcon Fold

    Tuesday, May 13 2014 10:39 PM EDT2014-05-14 02:39:51 GMT
    Bowling Green State University tennis coach Penny Dean recently announced the addition of Emily Witt (Grafton, Ohio) to the Falcon program for the 2014-15 academic year. "Emily is the type of student-athlete tennis player that Bowling Green strives to attract," said Dean. "She is an extremely hard worker both in the classroom and on the tennis court; she has impressive goals and that is the way she achieves them. "Emily's potential is unlimited and I look forward to having her join the BG t...
    Bowling Green State University tennis coach Penny Dean recently announced the addition of Emily Witt (Grafton, Ohio) to the Falcon program for the 2014-15 academic year. "Emily is the type of student-athlete tennis player that Bowling Green strives to attract," said Dean. "She is an extremely hard worker both in the classroom and on the tennis court; she has impressive goals and that is the way she achieves them. "Emily's potential is unlimited and I look forward to having her join the BG t...
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    Basalyga, Falcons Add Three to Roster

    Basalyga, Falcons Add Three to Roster

    Monday, May 12 2014 5:09 PM EDT2014-05-12 21:09:00 GMT
    Bowling Green State University women's soccer coach Lindsay Basalyga and her staff have announced the addition of three student-athletes to the program. Alexa Cheripko (Pickerington, Ohio/North), Evelina Hellgren (Örnsköldsvik, Sweden/Parkskolan) and Alexis Smith (Livonia, Mich./Franklin) will join the Falcons in the fall of 2014. "We are really looking forward to these additional commitments for 2014," said Basalyga. "We'll be a very young team next fall with only 10 players returning, but...
    Bowling Green State University women's soccer coach Lindsay Basalyga and her staff have announced the addition of three student-athletes to the program. Alexa Cheripko (Pickerington, Ohio/North), Evelina Hellgren (Örnsköldsvik, Sweden/Parkskolan) and Alexis Smith (Livonia, Mich./Franklin) will join the Falcons in the fall of 2014. "We are really looking forward to these additional commitments for 2014," said Basalyga. "We'll be a very young team next fall with only 10 players returning, but...
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    Harrington, Nocella Named Academic All-MAC

    Harrington, Nocella Named Academic All-MAC

    Monday, May 12 2014 5:03 PM EDT2014-05-12 21:03:53 GMT
    Bowling Green State University gymnasts Megan Harrington and Alyssa Nocella were named Academic All-MAC today, in voting by the conference's faculty athletic representatives. "Alyssa and Megan are excellent examples of the balance required of the student and the athlete," BGSU gymnastics coach Kerrie Turner said. "I am proud of their accomplishments in the gym and in the classroom and they truly deserve this honor. These gymnasts represent the culture of excellence instilled in BGSU Gymnast...
    Bowling Green State University gymnasts Megan Harrington and Alyssa Nocella were named Academic All-MAC today, in voting by the conference's faculty athletic representatives. "Alyssa and Megan are excellent examples of the balance required of the student and the athlete," BGSU gymnastics coach Kerrie Turner said. "I am proud of their accomplishments in the gym and in the classroom and they truly deserve this honor. These gymnasts represent the culture of excellence instilled in BGSU Gymnast...
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    Former Falcon Beck Signs With New England Patriots

    Former Falcon Beck Signs With New England Patriots

    Monday, May 12 2014 5:03 PM EDT2014-05-12 21:03:04 GMT
    Former Bowling Green State University football player Tyler Beck signed with the New England Patriots on Monday morning. Beck becomes the sixth Bowling Green football player who will be in an NFL Rookie Mini Camp later this week. A native of Wyomissing, Pa., Beck caught 10 passes for 177 yards and two touchdowns last season. He will join former Falcon Chris Jones in New England. Jones was named the Patriots' Defensive Rookie of the Year last season. "I am very excited right now to be a New ...
    Former Bowling Green State University football player Tyler Beck signed with the New England Patriots on Monday morning. Beck becomes the sixth Bowling Green football player who will be in an NFL Rookie Mini Camp later this week. A native of Wyomissing, Pa., Beck caught 10 passes for 177 yards and two touchdowns last season. He will join former Falcon Chris Jones in New England. Jones was named the Patriots' Defensive Rookie of the Year last season. "I am very excited right now to be a New ...
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    Senior Day Special: Falcons Win In Last At Bat For Second Straight Year

    Senior Day Special: Falcons Win In Last At Bat For Second Straight Year

    Sunday, May 11 2014 8:13 PM EDT2014-05-12 00:13:29 GMT
    13 Bowling Green State University baseball seniors were recognized prior to Sunday's game against Ohio at Warren E. Steller Field, and it was senior Jeremy Shay who came up biggest of all. Shay hammered a one-out double off the wall in left-center field, scoring Jesse Rait all the way from first in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Falcons a 7-6, walkoff win. It was the second straight season which the Falcons have won on Senior Day in their final at bat. With the victory, Bowling G...
    13 Bowling Green State University baseball seniors were recognized prior to Sunday's game against Ohio at Warren E. Steller Field, and it was senior Jeremy Shay who came up biggest of all. Shay hammered a one-out double off the wall in left-center field, scoring Jesse Rait all the way from first in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Falcons a 7-6, walkoff win. It was the second straight season which the Falcons have won on Senior Day in their final at bat. With the victory, Bowling G...
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    Former Falcon Bayer Inks Free Agent Deal

    Former Falcon Bayer Inks Free Agent Deal

    Sunday, May 11 2014 8:09 PM EDT2014-05-12 00:09:43 GMT
    Former Bowling Green State University All-Mid-American Conference tight end Alex Bayer has signed an NFL free agent contract with the St. Louis Rams. Bayer, who caught 115 career passes, was twice named All-MAC. The Pickerington, Ohio native played in the East-West Shrine Game back in January. "I couldn't be more excited about my decision to sign as a free agent with the St. Louis Rams," Bayer began. "I had over 10 free agent offers and St. Louis was by far the best situation for me. None o...
    Former Bowling Green State University All-Mid-American Conference tight end Alex Bayer has signed an NFL free agent contract with the St. Louis Rams. Bayer, who caught 115 career passes, was twice named All-MAC. The Pickerington, Ohio native played in the East-West Shrine Game back in January. "I couldn't be more excited about my decision to sign as a free agent with the St. Louis Rams," Bayer began. "I had over 10 free agent offers and St. Louis was by far the best situation for me. None o...
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    Falcons Can't Overcome Early Deficit In 7-6 Setback

    Falcons Can't Overcome Early Deficit In 7-6 Setback

    Sunday, May 11 2014 8:05 PM EDT2014-05-12 00:05:10 GMT
    Bowling Green State University received a $1 million gift from former great and BGSU Athletics Hall of Famer Gary Haas on Saturday, prior to the Falcons hosting the Bobcats in the second game of the weekend series. The gift was the largest ever given to the Bowling Green State University baseball program. To read more about Haas's philanthropy, CLICK HERE. Following the announcement, BGSU pitchers would issue six free passes in the first inning, leading to four Ohio runs. Ohio did not get th...
    Bowling Green State University received a $1 million gift from former great and BGSU Athletics Hall of Famer Gary Haas on Saturday, prior to the Falcons hosting the Bobcats in the second game of the weekend series. The gift was the largest ever given to the Bowling Green State University baseball program. To read more about Haas's philanthropy, CLICK HERE. Following the announcement, BGSU pitchers would issue six free passes in the first inning, leading to four Ohio runs. Ohio did not get th...
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    Kori Reiser Closes Regular Season At Ashland

    Kori Reiser Closes Regular Season At Ashland

    Sunday, May 11 2014 8:04 PM EDT2014-05-12 00:04:34 GMT
    Bowling Green State University redshirt freshman Kori Reiser placed fourth in the discus at the Campbell/Wright Invitational, hosted by Akron, Saturday. Reiser threw the discus 160-feet-1 to end in fourth place at the meet. It was her second-best performance of the year, behind only the 162-8 she threw a week ago in the team's home dual meet against Toledo. Bowling Green will head to the MAC Championships beginning Thursday at Ohio University.
    Bowling Green State University redshirt freshman Kori Reiser placed fourth in the discus at the Campbell/Wright Invitational, hosted by Akron, Saturday. Reiser threw the discus 160-feet-1 to end in fourth place at the meet. It was her second-best performance of the year, behind only the 162-8 she threw a week ago in the team's home dual meet against Toledo. Bowling Green will head to the MAC Championships beginning Thursday at Ohio University.
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    Falcon Baseball Hall Of Famer Gives Back

    Falcon Baseball Hall Of Famer Gives Back

    Sunday, May 11 2014 8:03 PM EDT2014-05-12 00:03:15 GMT
    Bowling Green State University Hall of Fame baseball player Gary Haas has announced a $1 million gift to the Falcon baseball program, Director of Athletics D. Christopher Kingston announced on Saturday. The gift is the largest ever towards the BGSU baseball program, and biggest ever given to the Bowling Green Athletic Department by a former student-athlete. Pledged in part as an estate gift, the significance of Haas's philanthropy will impact the program for many years to come. "It is a ver...
    Bowling Green State University Hall of Fame baseball player Gary Haas has announced a $1 million gift to the Falcon baseball program, Director of Athletics D. Christopher Kingston announced on Saturday. The gift is the largest ever towards the BGSU baseball program, and biggest ever given to the Bowling Green Athletic Department by a former student-athlete. Pledged in part as an estate gift, the significance of Haas's philanthropy will impact the program for many years to come. "It is a ver...
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    Pleger Climbs To Second In The Country With School Record Hammer Throw

    Pleger Climbs To Second In The Country With School Record Hammer Throw

    Sunday, May 11 2014 8:00 PM EDT2014-05-12 00:00:38 GMT
    Brooke Pleger closed out the outdoor track and field regular season in spectacular fashion Friday, breaking her own school record in the hammer throw with a toss of 223-feet. That mark moves her into second place in the country this year. Only one other athlete in the nation, Princeton's Julia Ratcliffe, has thrown the hammer further than 218 feet this year and Pleger broke her fourth facility record this year in the process. She now holds facility records at Cincinnati, Kentucky, Bowling Gr...
    Brooke Pleger closed out the outdoor track and field regular season in spectacular fashion Friday, breaking her own school record in the hammer throw with a toss of 223-feet. That mark moves her into second place in the country this year. Only one other athlete in the nation, Princeton's Julia Ratcliffe, has thrown the hammer further than 218 feet this year and Pleger broke her fourth facility record this year in the process. She now holds facility records at Cincinnati, Kentucky, Bowling Gr...
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    Falcons Top Bobcats To Begin Weekend Series, 11-4

    Falcons Top Bobcats To Begin Weekend Series, 11-4

    Sunday, May 11 2014 7:57 PM EDT2014-05-11 23:57:13 GMT
    Bowling Green State University exploded for eight runs in the first three innings against Ohio starter Jake Roehn on Friday afternoon at Warren E. Steller Field, cruising to an 11-3 victory in the first game of the weekend series with the Bobcats. With the win, the Falcons are now 22-22 on the season and 12-10 in Mid-American Conference play. Ohio drops to 10-35 on the year, and 6-16 in the MAC with the loss. After BGSU starting pitcher Mike Frank retired the Bobcats in order to start the ga...
    Bowling Green State University exploded for eight runs in the first three innings against Ohio starter Jake Roehn on Friday afternoon at Warren E. Steller Field, cruising to an 11-3 victory in the first game of the weekend series with the Bobcats. With the win, the Falcons are now 22-22 on the season and 12-10 in Mid-American Conference play. Ohio drops to 10-35 on the year, and 6-16 in the MAC with the loss. After BGSU starting pitcher Mike Frank retired the Bobcats in order to start the ga...
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    BGSU's Rinker Tabbed MAC Freshman of the Year; Totals Three Conference Awards

    BGSU's Rinker Tabbed MAC Freshman of the Year; Totals Three Conference Awards

    Sunday, May 4 2014 7:47 PM EDT2014-05-04 23:47:00 GMT
    Bowling Green State University freshman Brett Rinker was tabbed the 2014 Mid-American Conference Men's Golf Freshman of the Year, highlighting a total of three conference postseason awards garnered by the Pennsylvania native in his first season as a Falcon. Rinker becomes the first Falcon to be named the MAC Freshman of the Year since the award started in 1994. On top of the MAC Freshman of the Year Award, Rinker was named to the All-MAC Second-Team and also earned a spot on the MAC Champio...
    Bowling Green State University freshman Brett Rinker was tabbed the 2014 Mid-American Conference Men's Golf Freshman of the Year, highlighting a total of three conference postseason awards garnered by the Pennsylvania native in his first season as a Falcon. Rinker becomes the first Falcon to be named the MAC Freshman of the Year since the award started in 1994. On top of the MAC Freshman of the Year Award, Rinker was named to the All-MAC Second-Team and also earned a spot on the MAC Champio...
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    I-75 Sweep: Falcons Close Season With 7-5 Win Over Toledo On Senior Day

    I-75 Sweep: Falcons Close Season With 7-5 Win Over Toledo On Senior Day

    Sunday, May 4 2014 7:44 PM EDT2014-05-04 23:44:45 GMT
    With postseason berths at stake, the Bowling Green State University softball team did all they could on the field to finish off the 2014 campaign by defeating the University of Toledo 7-5 at Meserve Field on Sunday (May 4) afternoon. The Falcons ended the year playing their best, winning three straight games. Despite being outhit 13-10 in the game, the Falcons (23-28-1, 9-11) took advantage of four Rocket (19-34, 9-13) errors and a four-run fourth inning to earn a two-game sweep over the ar...
    With postseason berths at stake, the Bowling Green State University softball team did all they could on the field to finish off the 2014 campaign by defeating the University of Toledo 7-5 at Meserve Field on Sunday (May 4) afternoon. The Falcons ended the year playing their best, winning three straight games. Despite being outhit 13-10 in the game, the Falcons (23-28-1, 9-11) took advantage of four Rocket (19-34, 9-13) errors and a four-run fourth inning to earn a two-game sweep over the ar...
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    Lacinak's Complete-Game Shutout Leads Falcons To 5-0 Win

    Lacinak's Complete-Game Shutout Leads Falcons To 5-0 Win

    Sunday, May 4 2014 7:43 PM EDT2014-05-04 23:43:52 GMT
    Andrew Lacinak threw a complete-game shutout on Sunday afternoon, guiding the Falcons to a 5-0 win at Miami. The lefty from Reading, Ohio was masterful all afternoon, allowing just five hits while striking out three. His nine innings pitched were a career high. With the victory, the Falcons improve to 21-22 on the season and 11-10 in Mid-American Conference play. Miami drops to 22-25 overall and 12-9 on the year. The Falcons threatened in the first inning, but left the bases loaded. Bowling ...
    Andrew Lacinak threw a complete-game shutout on Sunday afternoon, guiding the Falcons to a 5-0 win at Miami. The lefty from Reading, Ohio was masterful all afternoon, allowing just five hits while striking out three. His nine innings pitched were a career high. With the victory, the Falcons improve to 21-22 on the season and 11-10 in Mid-American Conference play. Miami drops to 22-25 overall and 12-9 on the year. The Falcons threatened in the first inning, but left the bases loaded. Bowling ...
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    Rinker Takes Fifth, as Falcons Finish Sixth at MAC Men's Golf Championships

    Rinker Takes Fifth, as Falcons Finish Sixth at MAC Men's Golf Championships

    Sunday, May 4 2014 7:42 PM EDT2014-05-04 23:42:59 GMT
    Freshman golfer Brett Rinker finished in fifth-place overall at his first conference championship event to lead Bowling Green State University to a sixth-place team finish at the 2014 Mid-American Conference Men's Golf Championships hosted by Toledo May 2-4 at the Prairie View Golf Club in Carmel, Indiana. The Falcons turned in its lowest team score over the four rounds of play on Sunday with a 294, +6, to finish the MAC Championships with rounds of 296, 295, 309 and 294 and in sixth-place o...
    Freshman golfer Brett Rinker finished in fifth-place overall at his first conference championship event to lead Bowling Green State University to a sixth-place team finish at the 2014 Mid-American Conference Men's Golf Championships hosted by Toledo May 2-4 at the Prairie View Golf Club in Carmel, Indiana. The Falcons turned in its lowest team score over the four rounds of play on Sunday with a 294, +6, to finish the MAC Championships with rounds of 296, 295, 309 and 294 and in sixth-place o...
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    Walk-Off Special: Durham Lifts Falcons Past Toledo

    Walk-Off Special: Durham Lifts Falcons Past Toledo

    Sunday, May 4 2014 7:38 PM EDT2014-05-04 23:38:30 GMT
    Nothing is predicable when it comes to a rivalry game between two teams that are fighting for postseason positioning, and the heated battle of I-75 fell nothing short of a spectacular at Meserve Field on Saturday (May 3) evening. The Bowling Green State University took the first game of the Mid-American Conference weekend series against the visiting University of Toledo by a score of 2-1. "I couldn't be more proud of our team tonight," Falcons head coach Shannon Salsburg said. "I thought it ...
    Nothing is predicable when it comes to a rivalry game between two teams that are fighting for postseason positioning, and the heated battle of I-75 fell nothing short of a spectacular at Meserve Field on Saturday (May 3) evening. The Bowling Green State University took the first game of the Mid-American Conference weekend series against the visiting University of Toledo by a score of 2-1. "I couldn't be more proud of our team tonight," Falcons head coach Shannon Salsburg said. "I thought it ...
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    BGSU Men's Golf In Sixth Heading Into Sunday's Final Round of Play

    BGSU Men's Golf In Sixth Heading Into Sunday's Final Round of Play

    Sunday, May 4 2014 7:32 PM EDT2014-05-04 23:32:52 GMT
    The Bowling Green State University men's golf team carded a team score of 309 on Saturday over the third round of play to put themselves in sixth-place overall heading into the fourth and final round of play on Sunday, May 4, at the 2014 Mid-American Conference Men's Golf Championships hosted by Toledo at the Prairie View Golf Club in Carmel, Indiana. BGSU's 309, +21, on Saturday, coupled with its rounds of 296 and 295 yesterday, places the Falcons in sixth-place overall out of the nine tea...
    The Bowling Green State University men's golf team carded a team score of 309 on Saturday over the third round of play to put themselves in sixth-place overall heading into the fourth and final round of play on Sunday, May 4, at the 2014 Mid-American Conference Men's Golf Championships hosted by Toledo at the Prairie View Golf Club in Carmel, Indiana. BGSU's 309, +21, on Saturday, coupled with its rounds of 296 and 295 yesterday, places the Falcons in sixth-place overall out of the nine tea...
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    Falcons Flash Past Kent State To Clinch Series

    Falcons Flash Past Kent State To Clinch Series

    Sunday, April 27 2014 10:36 PM EDT2014-04-28 02:36:49 GMT
    Bowling Green batted around in both the seventh and eighth innings on Sunday—plating five runs in each frame—to claim a 12-5 victory over Kent State to clinch the series. The game was played at Warren E. Steller Field. With the win, Bowling Green improves to 19-20 overall and 10-8 in Mid-American Conference action. The Falcons have won 10-of-14 in MAC play after starting 0-4, and 13-of-17 overall. The Orange and Brown have also won seven out of their last eight, winning four of six MAC serie...
    Bowling Green batted around in both the seventh and eighth innings on Sunday—plating five runs in each frame—to claim a 12-5 victory over Kent State to clinch the series. The game was played at Warren E. Steller Field. With the win, Bowling Green improves to 19-20 overall and 10-8 in Mid-American Conference action. The Falcons have won 10-of-14 in MAC play after starting 0-4, and 13-of-17 overall. The Orange and Brown have also won seven out of their last eight, winning four of six MAC serie...
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    Falcons Soar Past Eagles, 3-2, To Earn Split.

    Falcons Soar Past Eagles, 3-2, To Earn Split.

    Sunday, April 27 2014 10:34 PM EDT2014-04-28 02:34:50 GMT
    The Bowling Green State University softball team defeated Eastern Michigan on Sunday (April 27) afternoon, taking the second game, 3-2, to earn a weekend series split. The Falcons (21-28-1, 7-11) took an early 2-0 lead and never looked to earn a Mid-American Conference split against the Eagles (12-32, 3-13) at Meserve Field. "Today was a hard-fought game and was proud of the way we rebounded from yesterday," Falcons head coach Shannon Salsburg said. "Eastern is a feisty team and they played ...
    The Bowling Green State University softball team defeated Eastern Michigan on Sunday (April 27) afternoon, taking the second game, 3-2, to earn a weekend series split. The Falcons (21-28-1, 7-11) took an early 2-0 lead and never looked to earn a Mid-American Conference split against the Eagles (12-32, 3-13) at Meserve Field. "Today was a hard-fought game and was proud of the way we rebounded from yesterday," Falcons head coach Shannon Salsburg said. "Eastern is a feisty team and they played ...
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    Falcons Conclude Season at the MAC Championships

    Falcons Conclude Season at the MAC Championships

    Sunday, April 27 2014 10:34 PM EDT2014-04-28 02:34:02 GMT
    The Bowling Green State University women's golf team wrapped up its 2013-14 season on Sunday with a final round of 323 at the 2014 Mid-American Women's Golf Championships hosted by Ball State University at the Hawthorns Golf Country Club in Fishers, Ind. BGSU carded rounds of 330, 306 and 323 over the weekend to finish in eighth-place overall with a combined 54-hole team score of 959, +95. The Falcons second round team score of 306 was the lowest single round team score for a BGSU team in ...
    The Bowling Green State University women's golf team wrapped up its 2013-14 season on Sunday with a final round of 323 at the 2014 Mid-American Women's Golf Championships hosted by Ball State University at the Hawthorns Golf Country Club in Fishers, Ind. BGSU carded rounds of 330, 306 and 323 over the weekend to finish in eighth-place overall with a combined 54-hole team score of 959, +95. The Falcons second round team score of 306 was the lowest single round team score for a BGSU team in ...
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    Pettigrew Dominates At Gina Relays

    Pettigrew Dominates At Gina Relays

    Sunday, April 27 2014 10:28 PM EDT2014-04-28 02:28:35 GMT
    Bowling Green senior Jeanette Pettigrew use the Gina Relays, hosted by Hillsdale College, as an opportunity to showcase her abilities this weekend. The Falcon sprinter set a new personal best to win the long jump, ran the fastest time in the Mid-American Conference in the 100 this year, and improved on her season-best qualifying time in the 200. In all, BGSU reached three MAC automatic qualifying marks on the weekend and grabbed nine top-three finishes between the Gina Relays and the Ashland ...
    Bowling Green senior Jeanette Pettigrew use the Gina Relays, hosted by Hillsdale College, as an opportunity to showcase her abilities this weekend. The Falcon sprinter set a new personal best to win the long jump, ran the fastest time in the Mid-American Conference in the 100 this year, and improved on her season-best qualifying time in the 200. In all, BGSU reached three MAC automatic qualifying marks on the weekend and grabbed nine top-three finishes between the Gina Relays and the Ashland ...
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    Mark Downey Joins Men's Basketball Coaching Staff

    Mark Downey Joins Men's Basketball Coaching Staff

    Monday, April 21 2014 9:11 PM EDT2014-04-22 01:11:26 GMT
    Former West Alabama men's basketball head coach Mark Downey has joined the Bowling Green State University men's basketball coaching staff effective immediately, announced head coach Chris Jans. "I have known Mark Downey for 15 years and have observed first hand his talent, work ethic, and loyalty," commented Coach Jans. "Coach Downey will prove to be a vital cog in building our program. Mark has led multiple programs to their respective National Tournament while graduating student-athletes a...
    Former West Alabama men's basketball head coach Mark Downey has joined the Bowling Green State University men's basketball coaching staff effective immediately, announced head coach Chris Jans. "I have known Mark Downey for 15 years and have observed first hand his talent, work ethic, and loyalty," commented Coach Jans. "Coach Downey will prove to be a vital cog in building our program. Mark has led multiple programs to their respective National Tournament while graduating student-athletes a...
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    Cooper, Triller and Narro All in the Top-20 After Day One at The Rutherford

    Cooper, Triller and Narro All in the Top-20 After Day One at The Rutherford

    Saturday, April 19 2014 11:05 PM EDT2014-04-20 03:05:00 GMT
    Bowling Green State University junior golfers Joe Cooper and Ryan Triller, along with freshman Jose Narro, each finished in the top-20 over the opening two rounds of play on Saturday, as the Falcons sit in a tie for fifth-place overall after 36-holes at The Rutherford Intercollegiate hosted by Penn State University in State College, Pa. Playing the par71, 7,202-yards Penn State Blue Course, the Falcons posted rounds of 295 and 288 on Saturday to finish day one tied for fifth-place overall wi...
    Bowling Green State University junior golfers Joe Cooper and Ryan Triller, along with freshman Jose Narro, each finished in the top-20 over the opening two rounds of play on Saturday, as the Falcons sit in a tie for fifth-place overall after 36-holes at The Rutherford Intercollegiate hosted by Penn State University in State College, Pa. Playing the par71, 7,202-yards Penn State Blue Course, the Falcons posted rounds of 295 and 288 on Saturday to finish day one tied for fifth-place overall wi...
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    Falcons Win Third Straight With 11-5 Win Over Akron

    Falcons Win Third Straight With 11-5 Win Over Akron

    Saturday, April 19 2014 10:49 PM EDT2014-04-20 02:49:13 GMT
    Bowling Green continued to swing the bats well in Saturday's 11-5 win over Akron, recording 14 hits against Zips pitching to win their third consecutive game. The Falcons have scored 37 runs during their three-game winning streak, recording 49 hits in that span. With the victory, Bowling Green improves to 7-7 in Mid-American Conference action and 15-19 overall. Both teams were held scoreless during the first three innings, as Falcon starting pitcher Brett Fitzwater kept Akron off balance th...
    Bowling Green continued to swing the bats well in Saturday's 11-5 win over Akron, recording 14 hits against Zips pitching to win their third consecutive game. The Falcons have scored 37 runs during their three-game winning streak, recording 49 hits in that span. With the victory, Bowling Green improves to 7-7 in Mid-American Conference action and 15-19 overall. Both teams were held scoreless during the first three innings, as Falcon starting pitcher Brett Fitzwater kept Akron off balance th...
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    Falcons Notch Personal Bests On Split Squad Saturday

    Falcons Notch Personal Bests On Split Squad Saturday

    Saturday, April 19 2014 10:43 PM EDT2014-04-20 02:43:27 GMT
    The Bowling Green State University track and field team notched nine personal bests and added two more Mid-American Conference automatic qualifying marks Saturday at a pair of meets. Sophomore Jasmine Redman started the day off early in the morning at the Mt. SAC Relays in California. She hit the MAC automatic qualifying mark in the 5000 with a time of 17:01.85, a time that was almost 11 seconds faster than her previous best. She ran the race after 1 am Eastern time early Saturday morning. ...
    The Bowling Green State University track and field team notched nine personal bests and added two more Mid-American Conference automatic qualifying marks Saturday at a pair of meets. Sophomore Jasmine Redman started the day off early in the morning at the Mt. SAC Relays in California. She hit the MAC automatic qualifying mark in the 5000 with a time of 17:01.85, a time that was almost 11 seconds faster than her previous best. She ran the race after 1 am Eastern time early Saturday morning. ...
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    RedHawks Rally to Down Falcons, 5-2

    RedHawks Rally to Down Falcons, 5-2

    Saturday, April 19 2014 10:39 PM EDT2014-04-20 02:39:23 GMT
    The Bowling Green State University tennis team won the doubles point, but host Miami University rallied back to capture five singles contests en route to a 5-2 win over the Falcons Saturday afternoon (April 19). The Mid-American Conference match was held at Hepburn Varsity Tennis Courts. With the win, the RedHawks improve to 15-6 overall and 7-1 in MAC play, and Miami captured the MAC's regular-season title. The Falcons dropped to 10-8 and 4-4, respectively. BGSU finishes the regular-seaso...
    The Bowling Green State University tennis team won the doubles point, but host Miami University rallied back to capture five singles contests en route to a 5-2 win over the Falcons Saturday afternoon (April 19). The Mid-American Conference match was held at Hepburn Varsity Tennis Courts. With the win, the RedHawks improve to 15-6 overall and 7-1 in MAC play, and Miami captured the MAC's regular-season title. The Falcons dropped to 10-8 and 4-4, respectively. BGSU finishes the regular-seaso...
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    BGSU Softball (Falcons 0, Kent 8)

    BGSU Softball (Falcons 0, Kent 8)

    Saturday, April 19 2014 10:37 PM EDT2014-04-20 02:37:56 GMT
    The Bowling Green State University softball team lost to Kent State University on Saturday (April 19) afternoon, dropping the first game of the Mid-American Conference weekend series by a score of 8-0. Playing at the Diamond At Dix field—home of the Golden Flashes—the Falcons (20-22-1, 6-7 MAC) were held to just two hits as the Golden Flashes (20-15, 6-3 MAC) improved to 4-3 on their home grass. Bowling Green were led offensively by freshman Madison Schrock and junior Chloe Giordano, as the ...
    The Bowling Green State University softball team lost to Kent State University on Saturday (April 19) afternoon, dropping the first game of the Mid-American Conference weekend series by a score of 8-0. Playing at the Diamond At Dix field—home of the Golden Flashes—the Falcons (20-22-1, 6-7 MAC) were held to just two hits as the Golden Flashes (20-15, 6-3 MAC) improved to 4-3 on their home grass. Bowling Green were led offensively by freshman Madison Schrock and junior Chloe Giordano, as the ...
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    Falcons Drop 3-2 Decision To Ohio

    Falcons Drop 3-2 Decision To Ohio

    Monday, April 14 2014 8:50 PM EDT2014-04-15 00:50:40 GMT
    The Bowling Green State University softball team lost to Ohio University on Sunday (April 13) afternoon, falling to the Bobcats by a score of 3-2 in the weekend series finale at the Ohio Softball Stadium.
    The Bowling Green State University softball team lost to Ohio University, falling to the Bobcats by a score of 3-2 in the weekend series finale at the Ohio Softball Stadium.
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    BGSU's Bartell Wins the Dolores Black Falcon Invitational

    BGSU's Bartell Wins the Dolores Black Falcon Invitational

    Monday, April 14 2014 8:49 PM EDT2014-04-15 00:49:43 GMT
    Bowling Green State University sophomore Lily Bartell carded a tournament field low round score of 75, +3, on a very windy Sunday, to earn medalist honors with her first-place finish at the Dolores Black
    Bowling Green State University sophomore Lily Bartell carded a tournament field low round score of 75, +3, on a very windy day, to earn medalist honors with her first-place finish at the Dolores Black Falcon Invitational this weekend hosted by BGSU at the Stone Ridge Golf Club in Bowling Green, Ohio.
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    Pettigrew, Sommerville Shine On Day Two At All-Ohio

    Pettigrew, Sommerville Shine On Day Two At All-Ohio

    Monday, April 14 2014 8:42 PM EDT2014-04-15 00:42:24 GMT
    Senior Jeanette Pettigrew set a new personal best to win the 100 at the All-Ohio Championships, guiding the Falcons to a strong effort on day two of the event, hosted by the University of Cincinnati. The
    Senior Jeanette Pettigrew set a new personal best to win the 100 at the All-Ohio Championships, guiding the Falcons to a strong effort on day two of the event, hosted by the University of Cincinnati.
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    Falcons Fall To Ohio, 6-0, On Saturday Afternoon

    Falcons Fall To Ohio, 6-0, On Saturday Afternoon

    Monday, April 14 2014 8:30 PM EDT2014-04-15 00:30:51 GMT
    The Bowling Green State University softball team lost to host Ohio University on Saturday (April 12) afternoon, falling to the Bobcats by a score of 6-0. Playing at the Ohio Softball Field, the Falcons
    The Bowling Green State University softball team lost to host Ohio University, falling to the Bobcats by a score of 6-0. Playing at the Ohio Softball Field, the Falcons (16-20-1, 4-5 MAC) fell to the Bobcats (22-17, 7-2 MAC) in game one of the Mid-American Conference weekend series.
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    Falcons win fourth in a row, besting Buffalo, 5-2

    Falcons win fourth in a row, besting Buffalo, 5-2

    Monday, April 14 2014 8:26 PM EDT2014-04-15 00:26:05 GMT
    The Bowling Green State University tennis team capped a perfect home schedule and continued a season-best winning streak, downing the University at Buffalo by a 5-2 score Saturday afternoon (April 12).
    The Bowling Green State University tennis team capped a perfect home schedule and continued a season-best winning streak, downing the University at Buffalo by a 5-2 score. The Mid-American Conference dual match was held at Keefe Courts.
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    Falcons Drop Second Game Of Series To Central Michigan

    Falcons Drop Second Game Of Series To Central Michigan

    Monday, April 14 2014 8:25 PM EDT2014-04-15 00:25:17 GMT
    Bowling Green State University was able to get 23 players into Saturday's game against Central Michigan, dropping the middle game of the series to the Chippewas 16-2. Every Falcon position player had at
    Bowling Green State University was able to get 23 players into a game against Central Michigan, dropping the middle game of the series to the Chippewas 16-2. Every Falcon position player had at least one at bat in the game, as the Orange and Brown dropped to 12-19 on the season and 4-6 in the Mid-American Conference.
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    Bartell and Baer Pace the Falcons at Day One of the Dolores Black Falcon Invitational

    Bartell and Baer Pace the Falcons at Day One of the Dolores Black Falcon Invitational

    Monday, April 14 2014 8:21 PM EDT2014-04-15 00:21:48 GMT
    Sophomore Lily Bartell carded a first round 76, +4, on Saturday to pace her squad, while freshman Mikayla Baer led her team with a 78, +6, as the Bowling Green State University women's golf team concluded
    Sophomore Lily Bartell carded a first round 76, +4, on Saturday to pace her squad, while freshman Mikayla Baer led her team with a 78, +6, as the Bowling Green State University women's golf team concluded day one of the Dolores Black Falcon Invitational hosted by BGSU at the Stone Ridge Golf Club in Bowling Green.
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    Falcons Down Zips, 6-1, in Rare Outdoor Match

    Falcons Down Zips, 6-1, in Rare Outdoor Match

    Saturday, April 12 2014 9:26 PM EDT2014-04-13 01:26:21 GMT
    The Bowling Green State University tennis team, playing a home outdoor dual match for the first time in two years, took care of business with a 6-1 win over the University of Akron Friday afternoon (April
    The Bowling Green State University tennis team, playing a home outdoor dual match for the first time in two years, took care of business with a 6-1 win over the University of Akron.
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    Falcons Lead All-Ohio Championships After Day One

    Falcons Lead All-Ohio Championships After Day One

    Saturday, April 12 2014 8:28 PM EDT2014-04-13 00:28:44 GMT
    Brooke Pleger won the hammer throw and Jeanette Pettigrew placed second in the long jump as the Bowling Green track and field team started strong at the All-Ohio Championships Friday night. The Falcons
    Brooke Pleger won the hammer throw and Jeanette Pettigrew placed second in the long jump as the Bowling Green track and field team started strong at the All-Ohio Championships. The Falcons lead the meet with 27 points after the opening day, one point ahead of second-place Ohio.
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    Falcons Fall To Chippewas In Thriller, 7-6

    Falcons Fall To Chippewas In Thriller, 7-6

    Saturday, April 12 2014 8:27 PM EDT2014-04-13 00:27:48 GMT
    Bowling Green and Central Michigan played a back-and-forth affair at Warren E. Steller Field on Friday afternoon, with the Chippewas getting the last laugh with a two-run ninth inning to defeat the Falcons
    Bowling Green and Central Michigan played a back-and-forth affair at Warren E. Steller Field, with the Chippewas getting the last laugh with a two-run ninth inning to defeat the Falcons 7-6. With the win, CMU improves to 21-13 on the season and 9-1 in Mid-American Conference action. BGSU is now 12-18 overall and 4-6 in the MAC.
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    Softball Pushed Back To 2 P.M. Start In Akron

    Softball Pushed Back To 2 P.M. Start In Akron

    Saturday, April 12 2014 8:20 PM EDT2014-04-13 00:20:42 GMT
    The Bowling Green State University softball team's Mid-American Conference doubleheader with the University of Akron will now begin at 2 p.m. Originally scheduled to begin at 1 p.m. at Lee R. Jackson Field,
    The Bowling Green State University softball team's Mid-American Conference doubleheader with the University of Akron will now begin at 2 p.m. Originally scheduled to begin at 1 p.m. at Lee R. Jackson Field, the Falcons (15-18-1, 3-3 MAC) and the Zips (16-9, 2-2) will be delayed due to rain.
     
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