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Ferris State Athletics Appoints Cedric Frierson To Revenue Generation and Advancement Position
Ferris State Athletics Appoints Cedric Frierson To Revenue Generation and Advancement Position

September 23, 2022

Big Rapids, Mich. - Ferris State University Athletics has announced the appointment of Cedric Frierson as the Bulldogs' new Coordinator of Revenue Generation and Advancement. The announcement was made by FSU Athletics Director Steve Brockelbank.

New Ferris State University Center For Athletics Performance Officially Opens For Student-Athletes
New Ferris State University Center For Athletics Performance Officially Opens For Student-Athletes

September 15, 2022

Big Rapids, Mich. - Ferris State University's new Center for Athletics Performance officially opened on Wednesday (Sept. 14) night as Bulldog student-athletes entered the strength and conditioning facility for the first time.

WOW! The New Center For Athletics Performance Opens At Ferris State
WOW! The New Center For Athletics Performance Opens At Ferris State

September 15, 2022

A look at the reveal of the new Center for Athletics Performance at Ferris State University.

Ferris State Athletics Launches New BSN Sports Sideline Store! Grand Opening Now!
Ferris State Athletics Launches New BSN Sports Sideline Store! Grand Opening Now!

September 12, 2022

Big Rapids, Mich. - Ferris State University Athletics has announced the launch of a new online sideline store in conjunction with BSN Sports.

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Award-Winning Ferris Sports Update TV Show Returns For 12th Season This Fall With Major Visibility

September 07, 2022

Big Rapids, Mich. - The award-winning Ferris Sports Update show, a popular Ferris State University television program, will begin its 12th season with major visibility as the show is slated to air again each week during the 2022-23 season with broadcast coverage throughout most of Michigan.

Ferris Sports Update TV - FSU Athletics Communications Associate Harrison Watt
Ferris Sports Update TV - FSU Athletics Communications Associate Harrison Watt

September 07, 2022

FSU Athletics Communications Associate Harrison Watt joins Ferris Sports Update TV this week to talk about the Bulldogs' return to fall sports action and the 2022-23 athletics season.

Ferris State Names Emma Vermette To Athletic Learning Specialist Role
Ferris State Names Emma Vermette To Athletic Learning Specialist Role

August 30, 2022

Big Rapids, Mich. - Ferris State University has announced the appointment of Emma Vermette as the Bulldogs’ Athletic Learning Specialist.

GLIAC Announces Record-Setting NCAA Division II Streaming Rights Partnership With FloSports
GLIAC Announces Record-Setting NCAA Division II Streaming Rights Partnership With FloSports

August 08, 2022

GLIAC -- The Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) and FloSports today announced a record-setting media rights partnership establishing the partnership as the largest NCAA Division II rights deal to date. FloSports will become the exclusive streaming platform for the GLIAC and will broadcast over 900 games annually across 21 conference sports including football, basketball, softball, lacrosse, volleyball and more. The four-year partnership that runs through the 2026 season is scheduled to begin on August 25, 2022, with the defending GLIAC champion Parkside men's soccer team facing off against Quincy in nonconference action. 

Roosevelt University Approved As Provisional Member Of The GLIAC
Roosevelt University Approved As Provisional Member Of The GLIAC

August 02, 2022

GLIAC -- The Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) announced Tuesday that Roosevelt University has been approved for provisional membership. The institution, located in downtown Chicago, will become the conference's 11th member and begin competition in 2024-25, if accepted as a provisional member of NCAA Division II in July 2023.

Business Finished National Title Video Earns Distinction As One Of Nation's Best Digital Video Segments
Business Finished National Title Video Earns Distinction As One Of Nation's Best Digital Video Segments

July 30, 2022

Big Rapids, Mich. - A video produced by the Ferris State University Athletics Communications staff highlighting the Bulldogs' NCAA Division II Football National Championship last fall has been tabbed as one of the nation's best, receiving a prestigious "Silver" Award in the 2021-22 National Association of Collegiate Marketing Administrators (NACMA) annual awards competition.

National Champion QB Jared Bernhardt & All-American Bri Rogers Named 2022 Dean Davenport "Bulldogs Of The Year"
National Champion QB Jared Bernhardt & All-American Bri Rogers Named 2022 Dean Davenport "Bulldogs Of The Year"

July 26, 2022

Big Rapids, Mich. - A pair of Ferris State University standout student-athletes who led their respective squads to championship success this past year have been named recipients of the Dean Davenport "Bulldog of the Year" Award for the 2021-22 athletics season as senior women's soccer captain Bri Rogers (Livonia) and senior football quarterback Jared Bernhardt (Lake Brantley, Fla.) claimed the prestigious honor.

Longtime Supporters Fred & Diane Guenther Honored As Pete Peterson Pride Award Recipients
Longtime Supporters Fred & Diane Guenther Honored As Pete Peterson Pride Award Recipients

July 20, 2022

Big Rapids, Mich. - A pair of Ferris State University's biggest supporters and friends have been honored as the 2021-22 recipients of the prestigious "Pete Peterson Bulldog Pride Award" for their invaluable contributions to FSU Athletics as Dr. Fred and Diane Guenther were chosen as this year's honorees.

League-High Tying Three Ferris State Student-Athletes Garner GLIAC Commissioner's Award Recognition
League-High Tying Three Ferris State Student-Athletes Garner GLIAC Commissioner's Award Recognition

July 11, 2022

Big Rapids, Mich. - A league-high tying trio of Ferris State University student-athletes have been honored as Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) Commissioner's Award recipients for the spring sports campaign as announced by the league office.

Longtime Ferris State Public Address Announcer Approaching Major Career Milestone This Fall
Longtime Ferris State Public Address Announcer Approaching Major Career Milestone This Fall

June 29, 2022

Big Rapids, Mich. - A longtime West Michigan announcer is nearing a major career milestone heading into the fall 2022 season as Ferris State University public address announcer Jim Nostrant approaches his 1,400th contest.

Original Bulldog Logo Renderings Donated To Ferris State Athletics By Davenport Family
Original Bulldog Logo Renderings Donated To Ferris State Athletics By Davenport Family

June 27, 2022

Big Rapids, Mich. - One of Ferris State University's most recognizable images, the school's official Bulldog logo, will soon have a new home as former FSU Athletics Director Dean Davenport and his wife, Joyce, recently donated the original artist renderings of the logo produced by their son to Bulldog Athletics and current Athletics Director Steve Brockelbank.