Tuesday, September 2, 2014

 Northridge's Madison Schrock defends as NorthWood's Kaci Heeter brings the ball up court.

Madison Schrock joins Bethel’s basketball program.

Posted on Aug. 16, 2014 at 6:32 p.m.
 The new Bethel College logo.

Brothers Marcel and Javier Guevara are the 11th and 12th Bethel baseball alumni to be inducted, while Erica Guevara is only the second Bethel track and field athlete to be inducted.

Posted on Aug. 13, 2014 at 6:11 p.m.
 Bethel College men's basketball coach Mike Lightfoot, seen in this undated file photo, announced the signing of Ohio big man Luke Fisher on Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014.

Luke Fisher was the Northwest Ohio Athletic League’s player of the year and an Ohio third-team all-state selection as a junior for Archbold High School.

Posted on Aug. 12, 2014 at 2:06 p.m.
 This undated photo shows Jesse Zepeda (center, first row), who signed to continue his academic and baseball careers at Bethel College. He is flanked by parents Leo and Alma Zepeda and backed by Bethel head baseball coach Seth Zartman.
Posted on Aug. 12, 2014 at 2:07 p.m.

Jesse Zepeda hit .344 in his diamond career with coach Steve Stusman’s Blue Blazers.

 Andrew Wodrich has been hired as the 10th women's head basketball coach in the history of Bethel College. He fills the void left by Jody Martinez.
Posted on July 7, 2014 at 7:12 p.m.

The Mishawaka High School graduate played for the BC men’s team and has coached at the NCAA Division I and AAU levels.

 Tom Visker officially began his job as Bethel College athletic director Wednesday, July 2, 2014.
Posted on July 2, 2014 at 6:19 p.m.

Tom Visker was a professor of kinesiology and dean of humanities and education at Bethel and had been head basebal coach at Dordt College in Iowa.

 Clay Yeo, a former standout at Triton High School, has transferred from NCAA Division I Valparaiso University to continue his basketball career at NAIA Bethel College. He will have three years of eligibility left with the Pilots, beginning in 2014-15.
Posted on June 30, 2014 at 4:49 p.m.

Former Triton High School standout Clay Yeo transfers to Mishawaka school after a season at Valparaiso University.

 FILE - In this July 29, 2007 file photo, Tony Gwynn holds his National Baseball Hall of Fame plaque during induction ceremonies in Cooperstown, N.Y. Gwynn, the Hall of Famer with a sweet left-handed swing who spent his entire 20-year career with the Padres and was one of San Diego's most beloved athletes, died of cancer Monday, June 16, 2014. He was 54.  (AP Photo/Mike Groll, File)
Posted on June 24, 2014 at 2:40 p.m.

Justin Masterson played for Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn at San Diego State in 2006 and considers himself fortunate for the experience.

 Elkhart Central senior Cassie Shelton (seated, left) will attend Bethel College to play softball.
Posted on June 18, 2014 at 1:45 p.m.

Cassie Shelton missed her senior season with the Blue Blazers because of an knee injury.

 Elkhart Christian graduate Kenny Bearss (front row, middle) has signed a letter of intent with Bethel College, where he plans to play both baseball and basketball. Flanking Bearss are parents Peggy and Dan. In the second row (from left) are Bethel baseball coach Seth Zartman, ECA baseball coach Chris Lemert and Bethel basketball coach Mike Lightfoot.
Posted on June 12, 2014 at 1:21 p.m.

Lefty Kenny Bearss started for three years in both sports with the Eagles and has decided to continue with both sports for the Pilots.

 NorthWood’s Savannah Bley pulls down a rebound in front of Memorial’s Alyssa Wagner on Friday at NorthWood. (Truth Photo By J. Tyler Klassen)
Posted on June 9, 2014 at 2:08 p.m.

6-foot-1 post player Savannah Bley is a 2013 NorthWood High School graduate. Because of Crossroads League transfer rules, she will have to sit out the 2014-15 season.