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Meet Deb Thompson – Bethel’s New Swim Coach

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MISHAWAKA, IND. — In September of 2019 Bethel will officially be starting a Men’s and Woman’s Swimming and Diving team. The swim team will be Bethels twenty-third varsity program. This team will be coached by Deb Thompson, who will be the first to coach swimmi... More »

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Bethel Hires Chris Adams as Bowling Coach

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Mishawaka, Ind. — On July 17, Bethel College announced it was forming a men’s and women’s bowling team and hiring Chris Adams as head coach. The reason he accepted the offer was simple.   “The opportunity to build a team from the ground up was too good to miss... More »

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Bethel Rugby Gives ND a Run for their Money

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Notre Dame, Ind. — On Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018, our Bethel Rugby team took on the ever-infamous Notre Dame in a friendly scrimmage. The teams have a history of putting on good matches, and this one did not disappoint.   The day leading up to the game was a scorc... More »

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Student Athlete of the Week: Gage Ott

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Everyone knows a team-orientated sport such as basketball requires a good performance from each team member. However, replacing NCCAA first team All-American Gage Ott, will be difficult. The senior had the best season statistically in his four seasons at Bethe... More »

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A servant’s heart: the Chris Hess story

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This fall, women’s golf coach Christopher Hess reached his fiftieth national tournament appearance as a head coach and assistant coach at Bethel College. Hess has coached teams in four Bethel sports since 1994: men’s basketball, women’s basketball, men’s golf ... More »

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Student Athlete of the Week: Kama Hardy

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This week, the Beacon shines the spotlight on women’s soccer player Kama Hardy. She has been a star player from the moment she stepped on campus, starting all fifteen games her freshman campaign and leading the team in both shots (20) and goals (4). A common m... More »

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March Madness upset busts Bethel community brackets

 - Brianna Densmore and Clayton Sidenbender

For anyone even slightly familiar with college basketball, March is synonymous with one thing: March Madness. Every year, millions of Americans fill out brackets predicting who they think will win it all in the NCAA tournament, including many here at Bethel. “... More »

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Student Athlete of the Week: Kamala Glenn

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This week, the Beacon sat down with junior biology major Kamala Glenn, a guard on the women’s basketball team. She improved statistically and led the team in points (15.9 PPG), assists (3 AVG), and steals (2.1 AVG). She also scored a career game high 29 points... More »