Women's Basketball Headlines
December 6, 2017 Grand View Hands Women's Basketball 83-60 Road Loss Senior Claudia Larsen finished with 18 points and Jasmine Demers added 13, but it would not be enough on Wednesday night, as Grand View University topped the Buena Vista women's basketball team, 83-60, down in Des Moines.
December 2, 2017 Beavers Hot from Long Distance in Win over Kohawks Buena Vista made 15 three-point buckets and shot better than 50 percent from downtown on Saturday afternoon, as the Beavers rolled to an 85-66 victory over Coe College inside of Siebens Fieldhouse.
December 1, 2017 Women's Basketball to Host Kohawks in First IIAC Home Game of the Year The Buena Vista women's basketball team returns home to Siebens Fieldhouse on Saturday for the first time since a season-opening loss to #16 Gustavus Adolphus back on November 15. The Beavers are looking to bounce back against visiting Coe College following a tough loss in their Iowa Conference opener on Wednesday at Simpson College.
November 29, 2017 Storm Pull Away Late and Hand Beavers 57-48 Loss in IIAC Opener Junior Morgan Muhlbauer matched a career-high with five three-point buckets and finished with 17 points, as Claudia Larsen chipped in with nine points and 10 rebounds, but it was Simpson College pulling away late in the fourth quarter with a 17-6 spurt en route to a 57-48 victory in what was the Iowa Conference opener for both teams.
November 28, 2017 Women's Basketball Faces Simpson to Open IIAC Play on Wednesday The Iowa Conference schedule tips-off on Wednesday night, and the Buena Vista women's basketball team faces an always tough road contest at Simpson College.
November 25, 2017 Women's Hoops Rolls to Win over Iowa Wesleyan during Simpson College Classic Senior Holly Schneider led three players in double figures with 15 points and four steals, while Morgan Muhlbauer and Claudia Larsen each added 11 points, and the Buena Vista women's basketball team rolled past Iowa Wesleyan on Saturday afternoon, 79-54, at the Simpson College Thanksgiving Classic.
November 24, 2017 Saint Benedict Holds off Women's Basketball 73-63 Jasmine Demers scored a game-high 15 points and grabbed seven rebounds, Claudia Larsen followed with 14 points and nine boards, but it was Saint Benedict using a big second quarter and then holding on late for a 73-63 win over Buena Vista at the Simpson College Thanksgiving Classic on Friday evening.
November 21, 2017 Beaver Women with Road Win at Grinnell College 67-54 Junior Morgan Muhlbauer matched a carer-high with five three-point buckets and helped lead the way with a game-high 19 points on Tuesday night, as the Buena Vista women's basketball team evened its overall record with a 67-54 road victory at Grinnell College (1-2) inside of Darby Gymnasium.
November 20, 2017 Women's Hoops on the Road to Grinnell; Simpson College Classic A busy holiday week begins for the Buena Vista women's basketball team on Tuesday night when it travels to Grinnell College for a non-conference road contest against the Pioneers. The team will then take part in the Simpson College Classic on Friday and Saturday in Indianola, Iowa.
November 18, 2017 Women's Hoops Edged Late by Bethel, 85-79 Senior Claudia Larsen turned in her second straight double-double with 14 points and 15 rebounds and Jasmine Demers scored 20, but the Buena Vista women's basketball team came up short down the stretch against Bethel on Saturday as the Royals hung on for an 85-79 victory at the Cornell College Classic.
November 17, 2017 Four Starters in Double Figures as Beavers Top Rams 72-63 Buena Vista had four starters score in double figures led by Morgan Muhlbauer with a game-high 17 followed by Claudia Larsen with 16 points and 12 rebounds, and the Beavers picked up their first win of the year with a 72-63 victory against Cornell College in the opening game of the Cornell College Classic on Friday in Mount Vernon, Iowa.
November 15, 2017 Women's Hoops Tips-off Season Tonight Against #16 Gustavus Adolphus The 2017-18 campaign tips-off tonight for the Buena Vista women's basketball team against 16th-ranked Gustavus Adolphus inside of Siebens Fieldhouse at 7:00 p.m.
November 15, 2017 Upset of #16 Gusties Comes up a Little Short as Beavers Drop Season Opener 80-73 Morgan Muhlbauer turned in a career-high 20, while Claudia Larsen was right behind with a career-best 19, but it wasn't quite enough for the Buena Vista women's basketball team on Wednesday night, as the Beavers fell at home to 16th-ranked Gustavus Adolphus, 80-73.
November 11, 2017 Women's Basketball Falls in Exhibition Game to NAIA #10 Morningside 95-56 The Buena Vista women's basketball team tips-off its season next week, but played host to NAIA #10 Morningside on Saturday in what was an exhibition game for the Beavers. The Mustangs broke the game open late in the first half and cruised to a 95-56 victory.
November 10, 2017 Veteran Group to Lead Women's Basketball in 2017-18 The Buena Vista women's basketball team will have a relatively veteran and experienced group leading the way during the 2017-18 for 26th-year head coach Janet Berry.
June 5, 2017 2017 BVU Athletics Hall of Fame Inductees Announced Four new members, as well as one team, will be enshrined into the Buena Vista University Athletic Hall of Fame this fall during halftime ceremonies of the BVU and Central College football game on Saturday, September 16, 2017 inside of J. Leslie Rollins Stadium.
May 18, 2017 Beaver Athletic Award Winners Announced during BVU All-Sports Banquet The annual BVU All-Sports Banquet was held on May 15, 2017, inside of the Dows Ballroom on the Buena Vista campus, with several major awards presented to student-athletes, teams and athletic staff members, for their efforts and achievements throughout the 2016-17 academic year.
April 4, 2017 Dana Christen Promoted to Associate Head Women's Basketball Coach Buena Vista assistant women’s basketball coach Dana Christen has been promoted to associate head coach as announced by BVU Director of Athletics Jack Denholm this week.
March 9, 2017 Six BVU Student-Athletes Named to IIAC Winter All-Academic Team The Iowa Conference announced its 2016-17 winter-sport All-Academic Team on Thursday, and six Buena Vista student-athletes were listed among the 124-member team.
March 2, 2017 Demers Named Second Team All-IIAC The Iowa Conference announced its 2017 All-Iowa Conference women's basketball teams on Thursday, and Buena Vista junior Jasmine Demers was voted to the Second Team.
February 23, 2017 Knights Pull Away Late to End Season for Women's Hoops Claudia Larsen turned in 14 points and Jasmine Demers added 12, but it wasn't quite enough in the end, as top-seed and ninth-ranked Wartburg College would outscore BVU 22-11 in the fourth quarter en route to an 82-67 victory over the Beavers.
February 22, 2017 Beavers Eliminate Kohawks and Move into Semifinals Sophomore Holly Schneider led four starters in double figures with a career-high 21 points on Tuesday night, and the fourth-seeded Buena Vista women's basketball team moved onto Thursday night's semifinals of the Iowa Conference Tournament with an 80-66 victory inside of Siebens Fieldhouse over fifth-seed Coe College.
February 22, 2017 Women's Hoops to Face Top Seed Wartburg in IIAC Semifinals on Thursday The Buena Vista women's basketball team is back into the Iowa Conference Tournament semifinals, and this time around will travel to top-seed Wartburg on Thursday night for a chance to earn a spot into Saturday's championship game with a win over the 10th-ranked Knights.
February 22, 2017 Thursday's Women's IIAC Semifinal Game Time Moved Up Thursday night's Iowa Conference semifinal women's basketball tournament game at top-seed Wartburg College has been bumped up to a 6:00pm tip-off due to the expected winter storm that is forecasted to move into the state beginning later Thursday night.
February 21, 2017 Women's Basketball Hosting Coe to Tip-off IIAC Tournament Tonight The Buena Vista women's basketball team tips-off Iowa Conference Tournament play tonight inside of Siebens Fieldhouse where it will host fifth-seed Coe College at 6:00pm.
February 20, 2017 WHITE OUT Event Planned for Tuesday's BVU IIAC Tournament Basketball Games The Buena Vista basketball teams will each host a first round Iowa Conference Tournament game on Tuesday, February 21, and the night has been tabbed as a WHITE OUT Event. All fans attending either game are encouraged to wear white with the first 100 students through the gate receiving a FREE Beaver Nation t-shirt.
February 18, 2017 Beavers Fall on Road to #10 Wartburg 83-70 Jasmine Demers finished with 17 points and nine rebounds, Claudia Larsen turned in 13 points and Sidney Beckman added 11 points, but it was a big second quarter by #10 Wartburg that helped the Knights hand the Beavers an 83-69 loss in the regular season finale Saturday afternoon insde of Levick Arena.
February 17, 2017 IIAC Tournament Seeding on the Line for BVU Women in Regular Season Finale The Buena Vista women's basketball team has already secured itself a first-round Iowa Conference Tournament home game next Tuesday, but the Beavers will look to lock down the third-seed when it closes out the regular season on Saturday afternoon at 10th-ranked Wartburg College.
February 15, 2017 Women's Basketball Travels to Central Looking for Season Sweep The Buena Vista women's basketball team has already secured itself a trip into the Iowa Conference Tournament this season, but with two games left is trying to position itself as high as it can heading into next week's tournament. That all starts tonight with a 6:00pm road contest at Central College.
February 15, 2017 Fast Start Lifts Beaver Women to Key Road Win at Central Jordan Tynes scored a career-high 18 points, Jessica Jager followed with a career-high 16, and the Buena Vista women's basketball team started fast and never looked back en route to an 81-68 Iowa Conference road victory on Wednesday night at Central College.
February 11, 2017 Beavers Battle Back for Key Win over Kohawks Jasmine Demers scored a game-high 22 points and grabbed nine rebounds while Jordan Tynes added 15 points and five boards, and the Buena Vista women's basketball team used a big fourth quarter to overcome a nine-point halftime deficit and knock off visiting Coe College on Saturday afternoon, 79-72.
February 4, 2017 Loras Hangs on for 58-53 Win over Women's Basketball Buena Vista trailed by as many as 17 points, but cut the deficit down to only two late in regulation but visiting Loras College sank three free-throws down the stretch to hang on for a 58-53 victory over the Beavers inside of Siebens Fieldhouse on Saturday evening.
February 1, 2017 Women's Basketball Looking to Secure Series Sweep of the Storm The Buena Vista Women’s basketball team looks for the season sweep of Simpson tonight. The Beavers and Storm match up at 6:00pm in Cowles Fieldhouse.
February 1, 2017 Storm Hand Beavers 81-68 Loss on Wednesday Buena Vista held a one-point lead midway through the third quarter at Simpson on Wednesday night, but the Storm closed the quarter strong and then outscored BVU by nine in the fourth en route to an 81-68 victory over the Beavers inside of Cowles Fieldhouse in Indianola.
January 31, 2017 Big Second Quarter Jump Starts Women's Basketball to Win over NWU The Buena Vista women's basketball team used a big 24-4 run to close out the first half on Monday night and never looked back en route to an 83-67 home victory over visiting Nebraska Wesleyan.
January 28, 2017 Spartans Clip BVU Women on Saturday 73-63 Buena Vista led by two after one quarter, but it was the University of Dubuque outscoring the Beavers by 12 points over the second and third, and the Spartans would go on to hand BVU a 73-63 loss on Saturday afternoon.
January 27, 2017 Women's Hoops Going after Season Sweep of Spartans The Buena Vista women's basketball team looks for its third straight win and the season sweep of the University of Dubuque on Saturday afternoon when the two teams face-off with each other inside the Stoltz Sports Center.
January 25, 2017 Basketball Games with Neb. Wesleyan Postponed Due to the snowy weather conditions, tonight's Buena Vista vs. Nebraska Wesleyan basketball doubleheader has been postponed. The games will be rescheduled for Monday, January 30 at 6/8pm.
January 24, 2017 Women's Basketball Posts 10th Win of the Year; Moves up IIAC Standings Claudia Larsen scored a team-high 12 points off the bench for Buena Vista on Monday night, while Morgan Muhlbauer (11pts) and Holly Schneider (10pts) followed, and the Beavers overcame an early deficit to hang on and top visiting Simpson College, 64-54.n
January 21, 2017 Beavers Avenge Earlier Loss to Norse with 19-Point Win on Saturday The Buena Vista women's basketball team jumped out to an early 16-0 lead on Saturday and never looked back en route to a commanding 85-66 win over visiting Luther College (10-6, 6-2).
January 18, 2017 Coe Pulls Away for 81-64 Win on Wednesday Night After trailing by 12 in the first quarter, Buena Vista came charging back to tie it at 24-24, but the Kohawks then began the second quarter on an 11-0 run and never looked back en route to an 81-64 victory over the Beavers on Wednesday night in Cedar Rapids.
January 17, 2017 Beavers Look to Snap Two-Game Skid The Buena Vista women's basketball team entered last week as one of the two remaining unbeaten teams during Iowa Conference play this season. Tonight, it takes the court at Coe College in third place and trying to snap a two-game losing skid.
January 16, 2017 Basketball Games with Simpson Postponed Due to poor weather and travel conditions, the Buena Vista and Simpson College basketball doubleheader scheduled for Monday, January 16 in Storm Lake, has been postponed.
January 14, 2017 Women's Hoops Dealt Second Straight Loss The Buena Vista women's basketball team couldn't overcome a rough first half shooting performance on Saturday afternoon as it had its comeback bid fall just short in a 71-63, loss at Luther College.
January 12, 2017 #9 Wartburg Hands BVU First IIAC Loss of the Season The Buena Vista women's basketball team struggled to overcome a 34 percent shooting effort as well as 26 turnovers, and the Beavers fell for the first time in Iowa Conference play, 85-74, at home to ninth-ranked Wartburg College on Wednesday night.
January 7, 2017 Late Surge Lifts Beaver Women to Home Win over Central Both teams struggled to find their shooting touch, specifically from long range on Saturday afternoon, but in the end it was Buena Vista holding visiting Central to only seven fourth quarter points en route to a 56-37 victory to remain unbeaten in Iowa Conference play.
January 6, 2017 Women's Hoops Returns to IIAC Play with Key Home Matchup with Central The Buena Vista women's basketball team looks to remain among the short list of unbeaten teams during Iowa Conference play when it returns to league action Saturday afternoon with a home contest against visiting Central College.
December 30, 2016 Demers' Career-High Not Enough as Beavers Fall to Grand View 83-71 Junior Jasmine Demers scored a career-high 29 points for Buena Vista on Saturday afternoon, but that performance wasn't quite enough, as the Beavers fell to visiting Grand View University, 83-71.
December 29, 2016 Beavers Hold on for 69-62 Win over Grinnell Four starters scored in double figures for Buena Vista on Thursday afternoon, as the Beavers managed to hold off a scrappy Grinnell College team inside of Siebens Fieldhouse, 69-62.
December 18, 2016 Women's Upset Bid Falls Short in 72-64 Loss against #18 Puget Sound Jasmine Demers turned in a game-high 19 points and Sidney Beckman followed with 15, but the Buena Vista women's basketball team came up just short on Sunday afternoon in a 72-64 loss against 18th-ranked Puget Sound (8-0).
December 17, 2016 Women's Basketball Extends Win Streak to Four with Win at Pacific Lutheran The Buena Vista women's basketball team got its holiday break off to a solid start on Saturday evening by hanging on for a thrilling 57-51 non-conference road win at Pacific Lutheran to begin play at the Pacific Northwest Tournament out in Tacoma, Wash.
December 7, 2016 Women's Hoops Remains Perfect in IIAC Play by Hanging on for Win at Loras Despite squandering a 19-point lead, the Buena Vista women's basketball team managed to hang on and remain perfect in Iowa Conference play on Wednesday night with a thrilling 69-63 road contest at Loras College (3-5 (0-3 IIAC).
December 3, 2016 Muhlbauer Beats Buzzer to Give BVU Thrilling Victory Sophomore Morgan Muhlbauer made a layup as time expired on Saturday afternoon which lifted the Buena Vista women's basketball to a thrilling 53-52 Iowa Conference road victory at Nebraska Wesleyan.
December 1, 2016 Women's Hoops Blasts Dubuque in IIAC Opener, 108-77 Jasmine Demers set a career-high with 19 points, Holly Schneider did the same with 18 and Jordan Tynes matched hers with 16 off the bench, as the Buena Vista women's basketball team flirted with a school record in points during a convincing 108-77 home victory over the University of Dubuque on Wednesday night to begin Iowa Conference play.
November 30, 2016 Coach Berry set to Tip-off her 25th IIAC Season as BVU Head Coach Ever since she was a young girl, Janet Berry knew that she wanted to become a teacher and coach when she grew up. Her childhood involved sports, her parents were both athletes, and her entire family was very competitive.
November 27, 2016 Gusties use Big Fourth Quarter to Edge Women's Hoops Sidney Beckman scored 19 points while Holly Schneider came off the bench and turned in a career-high 15, but it wasn't quite enough on Saturday afternoon, as the Buena Vista women's basketball team fell on the road at Gustavus Adolphus, 83-71.
November 22, 2016 Beavers Blast Waldorf in Home Opener 93-51 The Buena Vista women's basketball team hosted Waldorf College in its home opener on Tuesday night, and the Beavers turned in a strong second half to blow the game open en route to a 93-51 victory.
November 20, 2016 Women's Hoops Tops St. Scholastica for First Win of the Year After surrendering a double-digit halftime lead on Friday against Viterbo, the Buena Vista women's basketball team made sure it didn't happen on consecutive days, by building a 31-16 halftime lead over St. Scholastica on Saturday and cruising to a 71-52 triumph to close out the Gustavus Adolphus Classic.
November 18, 2016 Women's Hoops to Take Part in Gustavus Adolphus Classic The Buena Vista women's basketball team is back in action this Friday and Saturday (Nov. 18-19) when it takes part in the Gustavus Adolphus Classic. The Beavers begin play Friday afternoon against Viterbo at 4:00pm.
November 18, 2016 Viterbo Rallies Late to Edge Women's Basketball, 82-75 The Buena Vista women's basketball team led by 17 at halftime but saw Viterbo score 33 in the fourth quarter and come all the way back to hand the Beavers their second straight loss to begin the year, 82-75.
November 15, 2016 Demers and Larsen Post Double-Doubles in Season Opening Loss at Augustana (SD) Junior Jasmine Demers turned in her first career double-double, while junior transfer Claudia Larsen registered one in her Beaver debut, but the Buena Vista women's basketball team was dealt a 96-53 road loss to open its 2016-17 campaign on Tuesday night at DII Augustana (S.D.).
October 24, 2016 Women's Basketball Picked Seventh in IIAC Preseason Coaches Poll The Iowa Conference has released its 2016-17 Preseason Women's Basketball Coaches Poll that has Buena Vista picked by the league coaches to finish seventh.
October 12, 2016 Women's Basketball Hosting Offensive Skills Clinic The Buena Vista women’s basketball coaching staff has announced plans to host its annual Offensive Skills Clinic on the BVU campus from 9:00am-11:30am on Saturday, November 5.
October 4, 2016 Beaver Athletics to Host Winter Sports Preview Event The Buena Vista Athletic Department has announced plans to host a preview night for its winter sports teams on Wednesday, October 26, at Lake Avenue Lounge in downtown Storm Lake.
March 2, 2016 Flynn-Graves and Fisher Named All-IIAC Seniors Jasmyn Flynn-Graves and Lexi Fisher have been selected to the All-Iowa Conference women's basketball team as announced by the league office on Wednesday.
March 1, 2016 Fisher Named Finalist for Jostens Trophy Buena Vista senior guard Lexi Fisher has been named one of 10 finalists for this year's Jostens Trophy, as announced by the Salem Rotary Club on Tuesday afternoon.
February 26, 2016 Late Surge Gives Norse Semifinal Win over BVU Luther College scored the first seven points of the fourth quarter to build a nine-point cushion and Buena Vista was just not able to recover from that spurt, as the Beavers had their season come to an end on Thursday night in Decorah with a 74-65 loss in the IIAC Tournament semifinals.
February 23, 2016 Monster Fourth Quarter Lifts Beavers into Semifinals Buena Vista went on a 13-0 run to start the fourth quarter and never looked back, as the Beavers advanced to Thursday's Iowa Conference Tournament semifinals with an 87-61 home victory over Simpson on Tuesday night.
February 20, 2016 Women's Basketball Suffers Loss to Coe; Claims 4th Seed in IIAC Tournament Jasmyn Flynn-Graves scored 19 points and grabbed 10 rebounds while Becca Pennington added 17 points and five boards, but the Buena Vista women's basketball team played could not make that final late-game push, as they fell at Coe College, 92-78, on Saturday to conclude the regular season.
February 17, 2016 Storm Hand Women's Basketball Tough 71-64 Road Loss Simpson College went to the free-throw line twice as many times as Buena Vista on Wednesday night and outscored the Beavers by 13 at the charity stripe en route to a 71-64 victory in Indianola.
February 13, 2016 Duhawks Hold off Late Beaver Surge to Win 71-68 Buena Vista rallied from an 11-point deficit to get as close as two late in regulation, but a last-second three-point shot was knocked away as time expired, and visiting Loras College hung on for a 71-68 victory on Saturday afternoon inside of Siebens Fieldhouse.
February 10, 2016 Women's Hoops to Face Central and Loras to begin Home Stretch There are four regular season games left to be played, and the Buena Vista women's basketball team sits one game behind league-leading Luther College for a spot atop the Iowa Conference standings. The Beavers will look to at least maintain its spot which begins tonight with a road contest at Central College at 6:00pm.
February 10, 2016 Fisher's Career-High 36 Lead Beavers to 83-70 Win over Dutch Senior Lexi Fisher scored a career-high 36 points while fellow senior Jasmyn Flynn-Graves added 18, and the Buena Vista women's basketball team won its third straight game with an 83-70 road victory over Central College on Wednesday night to complete the season sweep.
February 6, 2016 Women's Hoops Holds off Luther; Moves into Second in IIAC Standings Seniors Lexi Fisher and Jasmyn Flynn-Graves each scored 17 points while Lacey Vokt added 11, and the Buena Vista women's basketball team held off a late surge by league-leading Luther College on Saturday afternoon to earn an 81-71 home victory over the Norse.
February 3, 2016 Balanced Scoring Highlights Women's Hoops in Win over Spartans The Buena Vista women's basketball team used a 28-8 edge in the second quarter to blow open a three-point game, and the Beavers went on to top the University of Dubuque on Wednesday night, 85-56, inside of Siebens Fieldhouse.
January 30, 2016 Women's Basketball Completes Season Sweep of Knights Senior Lexi Fisher scored 17 points and grabbed seven rebounds while fellow seniors Becca Pennington and Jasmyn Flynn-Graves followed with 12 points each, and the trio helped lead the Buena Vista women's basketball team to a key 59-55 Iowa Conference road victory at Wartburg College on Saturday.
January 27, 2016 Women's Basketball Dealt Tough 63-59 Loss at Luther Seniors Lexi Fisher and Jasmyn Flynn-Graves each scored 14 points while Sidney Beckman followed close with 12, but it was Luther College scoring the game's final six points en route to a 63-59 win over the Beavers on Wednesday night.
January 26, 2016 Weischedel Hired as Strength & Conditioning Coach Buena Vista Director of Athletics Christyn Abaray has announced that Ryder Weischedel has been hired as the university’s new Strength and Conditioning coach. He officially began his duties on Monday, January 25.
January 23, 2016 Women's Hoops Rolls to 10th Win with 99-45 Victory over the Dutch The Buena Vista women's basketball team ran out to a 26-6 lead after the first quarter and never looked back on Saturday afternoon, as the Beavers had five players score in double figures during a 99-45 home win over visiting Central College.
January 20, 2016 Women's Basketball Cruises to 83-66 Road win against Spartans Becca Pennington matched her career-high with 20 points and grabbed six rebounds, Jordan Tynes nearly added a triple-double with 11 points, 12 rebounds and seven blocks, to help pace the Buena Vista women's basketball team during an 83-66 Iowa Conference road victory at the University of Dubuque on Wednesday night.
January 16, 2016 Women's Hoops Finishes Upset of #13 Wartburg 83-80 Senior Jasmyn Flynn-Graves scored a game-high 22 points and grabbed nine rebounds, Jordan Tynes added a career-high 15 points and 10 rebounds for her first career double-double, and the Buena Vista women's basketball held off a late Wartburg rally to finish the upset of the #13 Knights, 83-80.
January 14, 2016 Second Half Surge Comes up Short for Women's Hoops in 107-95 Setback The Buena Vista women's basketball team cut a 24-point second half deficit down to six late in the fourth quarter, but the Beavers would come up a little short down the stretch as Coe College hung on for the 107-95 victory.
January 9, 2016 Last-Second Layup Sends Women's Hoops to Heartbreaking Loss Lexi Fisher made a three-pointer to tie the game for Buena Vista at 71-71 late in regulation only to see Loras' Lori Obendorf make a layup just before the buzzer sounded to send the Beavers to a heartbreaking 73-71 Iowa Conference road loss on Saturday afternoon.
January 6, 2016 Women's Hoops Tips-off IIAC Schedule with 12-Point Win over Simpson Becca Pennington scored 18 points, including four three-pointers, while Jasmyn Flynn-Graves followed with 16 points and 10 rebounds, to help lead the Buena Vista women's basketball team to a 74-62 victory on Wednesday night inside of Siebens Fieldhouse to begin Iowa Conference play.
January 4, 2016 Beavers Rally for 10-Point win at Saint Benedict The Buena Vista women's basketball team shot 53 percent from the field and outscored Saint Benedict by 13 points in the third quarter to help lift the Beavers to a 74-64 victory to wrap up its play at the Saint Benedict Classic on Sunday afternoon.
January 3, 2016 Women's Hoops Dealt 78-52 Loss to begin New Year The Buena Vista women's basketball team took the court for the first time in 2016 on Saturday afternoon at the St. Benedict Classic, but a cold shooting game doomed the Beavers during a tough 78-52 loss to Concordia College-Moorhead.
December 17, 2015 Big Second Half Lifts Women's Hoops past Bethany Lutheran The Buena Vista women's basketball team held Bethany Lutheran to only eight third quarter points and outscored the Vikings by eight in the final quarter on Thursday evening en route to an 82-73 road victory.
December 11, 2015 Greenville Downs Women's Basketball 74-53 on Friday Afternoon The Buena Vista women's basketball team was back on the court for the first time in more than a week on Friday when it traveled to Mt. Pleasant, Iowa to face Greenville College (Ill.) in an afternoon showdown.
December 9, 2015 Women's Hoops Upcoming Schedule Reminder A reminder to all Beaver fans that the Buena Vista women's basketball game against Greenville University (Ill.) that was originally scheduled for Thursday, December 10, in Storm Lake has now been moved to Friday, December 11, at 1:00pm and will be played at Iowa Wesleyan University in Mt. Pleasant.
December 1, 2015 Strong Second Half Boosts Women's Hoops to Blowout Win over Royals Buena Vista outscored Grace University (Neb.) 29-12 in the third quarter to break open an eight-point halftime lead en route to a commanding 91-60 victory over the Royals on Tuesday night inside of Siebens Fieldhouse.
November 28, 2015 Late Fourth Quarter Surge Sends Iowa Wesleyan Past Buena Vista Iowa Wesleyan used a key 14-2 run to start the fourth quarter against Buena Vista on Saturday afternoon, and that proved to be the difference as the Tigers handed the Beaver women's basketball team a 67-51 loss at the Simpson College Classic.
November 27, 2015 Fisher Surpasses 1,000 Career Points during Win over Grand View Lexi Fisher scored a game-high 19 points to lead five Buena Vista women's basketball players in double figures, and in the process surpassed 1,000 career points, as she helped guide the Beavers to an 82-71 victory over Grand View University on Friday evening to tip-off the Simpson College Classic.
November 25, 2015 Beaver Women Picked 7th by League Coaches in Preseason Poll The Buena Vista women's basketball team was picked to finish seventh in the Iowa Conference standings this season according to the preseason coaches poll, released by the IIAC office on Tuesday evening.
November 24, 2015 Women's Hoops Suffers 106-93 Loss to Gusties Senior Lexi Fisher scored a team-high 23 points to lead five Beavers in double figures, but Gustavus Adolphus was just a little too much in the end, as the Gusties held on to defeat BVU, 106-93, in what was an offensive shootout inside of Siebens Fieldhouse on Tuesday night.
November 21, 2015 Women's Hoops Rolls Past North Central (Minn.) 75-52 Sidney Beckman made 6-of-12 shots from downtown and finished with a game-high 20 points, while Jasmyn Flynn-Graves followed with 15 to help pace the Buena Vista women's basketball team on Saturday afternoon en route to a 75-52 road victory at North Central (Minn.).
November 20, 2015 Strong Finish Guides BVU to Road Win at Northwestern-St. Paul Senior guard Lexi Fisher turned in 17 points and grabbed a career-high 11 rebounds to lead three Beavers in double figures, and the Buena Vista women's basketball team executed down the stretch en route to a 78-69 road win at Northwestern-St. Paul on Friday night.
November 16, 2015 Beavers Hang Tough against #18 St. Thomas in Season Opener Senior Becca Pennington scored a career-high 20 points and dished out seven assists to lead a balanced scoring attack by the Buena Vista women's basketball team on Monday night, but the Beavers couldn't quite put together enough of a rally late in the game, as they fell in their season opener, 94-79, to #18 St. Thomas.
October 7, 2015 Women's Basketball Announces Information for Annual Skills Clinic The Buena Vista women's basketball coaching staff and its players will be conducting its annual Offensive Skills Clinic on Saturday, November 7 from 9:00am-11:30am inside of Siebens Fieldhouse. The event is open to girls currently in 8-12 grade.
August 26, 2015 Women's Basketball Takes Summer Trip to Australia Buena Vista head women's basketball coach Janet Berry had the great privilege to take her Beaver basketball team overseas before the 2015-16 school year got started with a trip to Australia. Upon arriving back to the states, she had the chance to sit back and reflect on the trip and put together a recap of the time spent.
March 17, 2015 Women's Basketball Announces Postseason Team Awards The Buena Vista women's basketball team held its annual postseason banquet on Sunday, March 15, where it announced its team awards for the 2014-15 season as voted on by the players and coaches.
March 5, 2015 Fisher and Wiederhoeft Earn Second Team All-IIAC Honors Buena Vista junior Lexi Fisher and senior Shelby Wiederhoeft have been named to the All-Iowa Conference Women's Basketball Second Team as announced by the league on Thursday afternoon.
February 21, 2015 Women's Basketball Falls in Season Finale, 79-62 Junior Lexi Fisher scored a game-high 21 points with fellow junior Jasmyn Flynn-Graves adding 12, but the Buena Vista women's basketball team came up on the short end of a 79-62 loss at Coe College to conclude the 2014-15 season.
February 18, 2015 Women's Basketball Faces League-Leading Dubuque The Buena Vista women's basketball team will wrap up the season with a pair of road games this week, starting tonight with a match-up at league-leading Dubuque in a 6:00pm tip-off inside of the Stoltz Sports Center.
February 18, 2015 Dubuque Holds off Women's Basketball 90-75 Junior Jasmyn Flynn-Graves turned in a career-high 22 points and grabbed six rebounds, while fellow junior Lexi Fisher added 19 points and seven rebounds, but the efforts weren't quite enough for Buena Vista on Wednesday night, as the Beavers fell on the road to the University of Dubuque, 90-75.
February 14, 2015 Turnovers Plaugue Beavers in Tough Loss to the Storm The Buena Vista women's basketball looked to keep its Iowa Conference Tournament hopes alive on Saturday afternoon, but the Beavers couldn't overcome 25 turnovers and a rough 30 percent shooting performance during their 77-53 home loss against Simpson College.
February 13, 2015 Women's Basketball to Host Simpson College in Last Home Game The Buena Vista women’s basketball team climbed to just one game back of Wartburg College for sixth in the IIAC standings Wednesday night with an impressive win against the Knights. The Beavers hope to continue their streak heading into the last home game of the season hosting Simpson College today at 2:00 p.m. in Siebens Fieldhouse.
February 11, 2015 Women's Basketball to Host Wartburg Tonight inside Siebens Fieldhouse The Buena Vista women’s basketball team hopes to bounce back from dropping two straight conference games last week, as they return home to host Wartburg College tonight in a 6:00 p.m. tip-off inside of Siebens Fieldhouse.
February 11, 2015 Wiederhoeft Reaches 1,000 Career Points in Win over Wartburg Buena Vista senior Shelby Wiederhoeft scored 16 points on 7-of-12 shooting while going past 1,000 career points in the process, as the Buena Vista women's basketball team kept its Iowa Conference Tournament hopes alive with an 85-73 victory inside of Siebens Fieldhouse on Wednesday night.
February 7, 2015 Women's Basketball has Comeback Bid Fall Short The Buena Vista women's basketball team cut a 21-point second half deficit down to just two late in regulation, but Luther College answered with eight of the game's final nine points to hang on for a 79-72 Iowa Conference victory on Saturday afternoon in Decorah.
February 4, 2015 Duhawks Outlast Beavers 69-54 on Wednesday Night Loras College began the game on a 23-9 run and was able to maintain that advantage for most of the night, as the Duhawks handed the Buena Vista women's basketball team a 69-54 home loss on Wednesday night.
January 31, 2015 Berry Notches 350th Career Win with 68-58 Victory over Dutch The Buena Vista women's basketball team used a big second half on Saturday evening inside of Siebens Fieldhouse to complete the season sweep of Central College and to give head coach Janet Berry her 350th career win with a 68-58 victory.
January 28, 2015 Women's Basketball Returns Home to Host Luther The Buena Vista women's basketball team split a pair of road games last week, and now the team will return home tonight to host Luther College in a 6:00pm tip-off inside of Siebens Fieldhouse.
January 28, 2015 Beaver Women Suffer 93-52 Setback to Luther The Buena Vista women's basketball team returned home on Wednesday night, but the Beavers could not overcome a rough shooting night against a tough Luther defense, as the Norse picked up the 93-52 triumph inside of Siebens Fieldhouse.
January 24, 2015 Late Run Sends Wartburg Past Beavers on Saturday The Buena Vista women's basketball team held a 75-72 lead late in regulation on Saturday evening at Wartburg, but the Knights closed the game on a 13-0 run and prevailed with an 85-75 Iowa Conference victory inside of Levick Arena.
January 23, 2015 Women's Basketball Travels to Wartburg on Saturday The Buena Vista women's basketball team got back into the win column on Wednesday night with a thrilling 64-61 overtime road victory at Central College and will look to make it consecutive road wins on the week when it travels to Wartburg College (10-6, 1-4 IIAC) for a 6:00pm tip-off on Saturday evening.
January 21, 2015 Women's Hoops set for Road Match-up at Central Tonight Still searching for their first conference victory, the Buena Vista women’s basketball team returns to the hardwood after a heartbreaking, 82-73 overtime loss at home against the University of Dubuque. They will head to Pella to face the Central College Dutch (9-6, 0-4 IIAC) who are also looking for their first win in conference play. Tipoff is set for 6pm, Wednesday night inside P.H. Kuyper Gymnasium.
January 21, 2015 Women's Basketball Wins OT Thriller over Dutch Junior Jasmyn Flynn-Graves turned in 14-points, including 8-of-10 at the free-throw line, and it was her free-throws in the closing seconds of overtime which secured the Beavers' 64-61 road victory at Central College on Wednesday night.
January 17, 2015 Women's Basketball Drops Overtime Thriller against Dubuque The Buena Vista women's basketball fought all the way back to force overtime against the University of Dubuque on Saturday night, but it was the Spartans pulling away late in the extra period to hand the Beavers a heartbreaking 82-73 setback.
January 17, 2015 Women's Hoops set to Host Dubuque Today inside of Siebens Fieldhouse The Buena Vista women’s basketball had another large second half comeback fall short as it dropped its conference home opener to Coe College, 82-68 on Wednesday night. The Beavers will look to bounce back with another game inside of Siebens Fieldhouse against the Spartans from the University of Dubuque (8-6, 2-1) today with tip-off is set for 2pm.
January 14, 2015 Women's Basketball Sees Comeback Bid Fall just Short against Kohawks The Buena Vista women's basketball cut a 21-point second-half deficit down to five, but it was Coe College closing the game on a 25-10 run and handing the Beavers an 82-68 loss on Wednesday night inside of Siebens Fieldhouse.
January 13, 2015 Women's Basketball Returns to IIAC Play Wednesday to Host Coe For the first time since November, Buena Vista’s women’s basketball team will play inside Siebens Fieldhouse tonight in their first home conference match. The road doesn’t get any easier for the Beavers as they face the Coe College Kohawks (9-4, 2-0) who gathered two impressive wins last week. Tipoff is set for 6:00pm in Storm Lake.
January 10, 2015 Storm Hang on Late to Edge Beavers 62-54 Buena Vista erased a 15-point second half deficit to tie things up at 43-43, but it was Simpson College using a late run to open up a late double-digit lead and knock off the Beavers on Saturday afternoon inside of Cowles Fieldhouse, 62-54.
January 9, 2015 Women's Basketball Looking to Even IIAC Record on Saturday at Simpson The Buena Vista women look to get back on the winning track after Wednesday’s loss at Loras College when the team travels to Indianola on Saturday, to take on the Storm of Simpson College (10-2, 0-1 IIAC). Tip-off inside Cowles Fieldhouse is set for 2 pm.
January 7, 2015 Women's Basketball to Open IIAC Play against Defending League Champions The Buena Vista women's basketball team will open Iowa Conference play tonight on the road, as the team travels to Dubuque to take on defending IIAC champion, Loras College (6-5) in a 6:00pm tip-off inside of the Athletic and Wellness Center.
January 7, 2015 Duhawks Pull Away Late to Top Beavers in IIAC Opener The Buena Vista women's basketball team rallied from an 11-point second half deficit to pull even at 56-56, but it was a late 10-2 surge by Loras College that helped the Duhawks edge the Beavers, 83-73, on Wednesday in the Iowa Conference opener for both teams.
December 31, 2014 Beaver Comeback Bid at Dordt Falls just Short in 73-67 Setback The Buena Vista women's basketball team played the final game of the 2014 calendar year by traveling to Dordt College on Wednesday afternoon, but the Beavers had their late comeback bid fall just short as the Defenders hung on for a 73-67 victory.
December 18, 2014 Women's Basketball Drops Offensive Shootout against Olivet Nazarene, 116-110 The Buena Vista women's basketball team looked to bounce back on Thursday following a tough 10-point loss in its first game of the Just a Game Holiday Classic at WIsconsin Dells, Wis., but the Beavers ran into a high-flying offense in Olivet Nazarene, and the team came up just short in a 116-110 loss.
December 17, 2014 Women's Basketball Edged in First Game at Wisconsin Dells The Buena Vista women's basketball team opened the Just a Game Classic on Wednesday afternoon in Wisconsin Dells, Wis., but couldn't overcome a 21-point second-half deficit as the team was dealt a 79-69 loss to Ashford University (6-4).
December 2, 2014 Balanced Scoring Leads Women's Basketball over Martin Luther For the second time already this season the Buena Vista women's basketball team was taking on Martin Luther College, and for the second time it was the Beavers seizing control late in the first half en route to an 80-57 road victory on Tuesday night.
November 29, 2014 Women's Basketball Rolls Past Macalester 101-62 on Saturday After a tough loss in the opener of the BVU Classic on Friday night, the Buena Vista women's basketball team bounced back nicely on Saturday with a strong 101-62 win over Macalester.
November 28, 2014 Women's Basketball Edged by Presentation, 77-69 The Buena Vista women's basketball team was back on its home court on Friday night for day one of the BVU Classic, but the Beavers came up short in their opener, falling 77-69 to visiting Presentation College.
November 22, 2014 Women's Basketball Falls at Bethel, 74-52 A quick start by Bethel University on Saturday afternoon was too much for the Buena Vista women's basketball team to overcome en route to a tough 74-52 road loss to the Royals.
November 21, 2014 Women's Basketball Handed First Loss of the Year by St. Thomas The Buena Vista women's basketball team couldn't overcome a tough 29 percent shooting performance from the field on Friday night, as the Beavers suffered their first loss of the year, 71-48, at the University of St. Thomas (3-0).
November 19, 2014 Women's Basketball Picked Sixth in IIAC Preseason Coaches Poll The Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference released its 2014-15 Preseason Women's Basketball Coaches Poll on Tuesday night, and Buena Vista totaled 24 points and was picked to finish sixth overall.
November 18, 2014 Women's Basketball Cruises to 91-42 win in Home Opener on Tuesday The Buena Vista women's basketball team got a balanced scoring attack and took advantage of 40 Bethany Lutheran turnovers on Tuesday night en route to a 91-42 victory over the Vikings in the team's home opener.
November 16, 2014 Women's Basketball Improves to 2-0 with 86-53 Win over Crown A day after making 15 three-pointers during a blowout win against Martin Luther College, the Buena Vista women's basketball team followed it up with 10 more on Sunday afternoon to help lift the team to a second straight convincing win - this one an 86-53 triumph over Crown College on the final day of the Gustavus Adolphus Classic.
November 15, 2014 Women's Basketball Rolls Past Martin Luther 105-66 in Season Opener The Buena Vista women's basketball team did something on Saturday that no other team in program history has done as the Beavers used the hot shooting touch to roll past Martin Luther College, 105-66, to begin the Gustavus Adolphus Classic.
November 13, 2014 Women's Basketball set to Tip-off 2014-15 Campaign this Weekend The Buena Vista women’s basketball team will tip-off its 2014-15 season this upcoming weekend at the Gustavus Adolphus Classic, and the Beavers will have a great deal of veteran leadership and experience taking the floor in what the team hopes is a season that puts them back in the mix of an Iowa Conference title.
October 8, 2014 Women's Basketball to Conduct Offensive Skills Clinic The Buena Vista women’s basketball coaching staff as well as members of its team will be conducting an offensive skills clinic on Saturday, November 8, for all girls currently in grades 8-12. The clinic will take place from 9:00am-11:30am inside of Siebens Fieldhouse on the BVU campus.
March 5, 2014 Gilley and Kies Tabbed Second Team All-Conference Buena Vista seniors Malarie Gilley and Susan Kies have each landed spots on the Women's Basketball All-Iowa Conference Second Team as voted on by the league coaches and announced on Wednesday.
February 27, 2014 Beavers Drop Heartbreaker at Second-Seed Coe, 65-64 The sixth-seeded Buena Vista women's basketball team was seconds away from a trip into the Iowa Conference Tournament championship game, but Coe College hit an off-balance jumper with just five seconds left to top the Beavers on Thursday night, 65-64.
February 25, 2014 Women's Basketball Pulls Upset at Third-Seed Dubuque After missing out on the Iowa Conference Tournament in each of the past two seasons, the Buena Vista women's basketball team went on the road as the sixth-seed Tuesday night and came away with a big 63-59 victory over third-seed Dubuque.
February 22, 2014 Beavers Roll Past Storm to Earn Spot in IIAC Tournament The Buena Vista women's basketball team used a key 13-3 run to close out the first and began the second half with an 11-0 spurt, and the Beavers never looked back en route to a commanding 89-71 Iowa Conference victory over visiting Simpson College on Saturday afternoon.
February 19, 2014 Women's Hoops Suffers 85-78 Setback against Spartans The Buena Vista women's basketball team came up short in its bid to clinch one of the final two Iowa Conference Tournament berths on Wednesday night by falling at home to the University of Dubuque, 85-78.
February 15, 2014 Loras Surges Late to Send Women's Basketball to a 77-67 Loss Loras College used a pivotal 8-0 run to open up a 13-point lead with 1:39 left, and the Duhawks went on to hold of a tough effort by the Buena Vista women's basketball team on Saturday afternoon, 77-67.
February 12, 2014 Women's Basketball Handed 81-63 Road Loss by Dutch The Buena Vista women's basketball team led 40-39 at the half, but it was Central College going on a 31-10 run to begin the second half, to help the Dutch claim an 81-63 victory in Pella on Wednesday night.
February 8, 2014 Women's Basketball Completes Season Sweep of Norse Senior Susan Kies scored 10 of the game's first 12 points and finished with a game-high 27 to help lead the Buena Vista women's basketball team to a big 97-85 home victory over visiting Luther College on Saturday evening.
February 5, 2014 Comeback Falls Short for Women's Basketball against Coe The Buena Vista women's basketball team cut a 13-point deficit down to 95-92 with under 30 seconds to play, but it was Coe College which made a pair of clutch free-throws with 23 seconds left to hang on for a 97-92 victory over the Beavers on Wednesday night inside of Siebens Fieldhouse.
February 1, 2014 Beckman's Buzzer-Beating Three Lifts BVU to OT Win at Wartburg Freshman Sidney Beckman drilled a three-pointer as time expired in overtime against Wartburg College on Saturday afternoon which sent the Buena Vista women's basketball team to a thrilling 73-70 victory and their third straight win.
January 30, 2014 Fisher Named to Capital One CoSIDA Academic All-District First Team The 2014 Capital One CoSIDA Academic All-District Teams were announced on Thursday afternoon, and Buena Vista sophomore guard Lexi Fisher has been named an Academic All-District First Team performer on the women's side.
January 29, 2014 Women's Hoops Wins Second Straight with 75-64 Win at Luther The Buena Vista women's basketball team built a 40-25 halftime lead and never looked back, as the Beavers picked up a key 75-64 road win at Luther College on Wednesday night.
January 25, 2014 Beavers Hang on for Big Home Win over Central Susan Kies turned in a team-high 21 points and Lexi Fisher followed with 18, as the Buena Vista women's basketball team hung on in the end for a big 83-79 victory inside of Siebens Fieldhouse on Saturday afternoon.
January 23, 2014 Women's Hoops Edged in Overtime by Wartburg 82-77 Shelby Wiederhoeft made a put-back layup with less than 10 seconds left to send the game into overtime, and put the Beavers in front in the extra period with another layup, but Wartburg College ended the extra frame on a 6-0 run to edge the Beavers, 82-77.
January 18, 2014 Big Second Half Run by Dubuque Hurts Beavers in 91-64 Loss The Buena Vista women's basketball team cut its deficit to nine early in the second half, but it was the University of Dubuque that used a key 19-9 run midway through the second half to break the game open en route to a 91-65 Iowa Conference victory over the Beavers on Saturday afternoon.
January 15, 2014 Beavers Handed 93-69 Road Loss at Simpson Shelby Wiederhoeft turned in a game-high 22 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead four Beavers in double figures, but the Buena Vista women's basketball team couldn't overcome an early deficit as it fell on the road at Simpson on Wednesday night, 93-69.
January 14, 2014 Women's Basketball Looking to Bounce Back on the Road at Simpson The Buena Vista women’s basketball team looks to bounce back after a pair of tough losses to begin its Iowa Conference schedule. The Beavers (6-7, 0-2 IIAC) will begin that quest on Wednesday night at Simpson College (6-7, 1-1 IIAC).
January 11, 2014 Loras Tops Beavers in Hard Fought Women's Hoops Game, 83-79 Susan Kies turned in a game-high 22 points, while Shelby Wiederhoeft added 13 points and 10 rebounds, but it wasn't quite enough in the end as Loras College hung on for an 83-79 victory inside of Siebens Fieldhouse on Saturday afternoon.
January 8, 2014 Late Surge by Coe Sends BVU to a 74-61 Loss in IIAC Opener Coe College used a key 17-0 run over a three-minute span late in the second half to pull away and send the Buena Vista women's basketball team to a 74-61 loss in the Iowa Conference opener for both teams on Wednesday night.
January 7, 2014 Women's Hoops to Tip-off IIAC Schedule Wednesday at Coe College The Buena Vista women's basketball team will take the floor on Wednesday night looking to get the Iowa Conference schedule off on the right foot when it travels to Coe College to face the Kohawks.
January 6, 2014 Gilley Named the IIAC Female Athlete of the Week The Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (IIAC) announced its first weekly honors in 2014 on Monday evening, and Buena Vista senior center Malarie Gilley has been recognized as the league's Female Athlete of the Week.
January 4, 2014 Women's Basketball Loses Tough 86-81 Non-Conference Contest to Iowa Wesleyan The Buena Vista women's basketball team overcame an 18-point second half deficit to take a late two-point lead, but Iowa Wesleyan was able to hold on in the end and capture an 86-81 victory over the Beavers on Saturday afternoon inside of Siebens Fieldhouse.
December 28, 2013 Beavers Start Fast and Hand Bethel its First Loss of the Season Jade Vlotho scored a game-high 19 points and Malarie Gilley followed with 17 points and 17 rebounds to help lead Buena Vista past Bethel University in a non-conference game inside of Siebens Fieldhouse on Saturday afternoon, 78-69.
December 7, 2013 Women's Basketball Comes up Short in a Shootout with Northwestern-St. Paul, 110-100 Malarie Gilley turned in 24 points with Susan Kies right behind with 20, but it wasn't quite enough on Saturday afternoon as Northwestern-St. Paul edged the Buena Vista women's basketball team in a shoot-out, 110-100.
December 4, 2013 Beavers Hold off Martin Luther College, 88-74 Senior Susan Kies turned in a game-high 22 points, while fellow senior Malarie Gilley added 13 points and a career-high 24 rebounds, and the Buena Vista women's basketball team held off Martin Luther on Tuesday night, 88-74.
November 30, 2013 Women's Basketball Rolls Past Illinois Tech, 111-43 Junior Shelby Wiederhoeft scored a team-high 18 points and grabbed a season-high 16 rebounds, as Buena Vista had 15 players score on Saturday afternoon during a 111-43 victory over Illinois Tech to close out play at the Simpson College Classic.
November 29, 2013 Beavers Dealt 84-60 Loss by Grand View at Simpson Classic The Buena Vista women's basketball team couldn't overcome a 21-5 run by Grand View to end the first half on Friday evening, and the Vikings went on to top the Beavers, 84-60, snapping BVU's three-game win streak.
November 26, 2013 Long Range Shooting Sends Women's Hoops past Bethany Lutheran Senior Susan Kies turned in a game-high 35 points, including five three-pointers, while freshman Sidney Beckman also buried a career-best five long range buckets, to help send the Buena Vista women's basketball team past Bethany Lutheran on Tuesday night, 99-72.
November 25, 2013 Gilley Named the Iowa Conference Female Athlete of the Week The Iowa Conference announced tonight that Buena Vista senior center Malarie Gilley has been named the IIAC Female Athlete of the Week, for the period ending November 24.
November 23, 2013 Women's Basketball Rolls Past Whittier, 108-82, during Beth Baker Classic Malarie Gilley and Lexi Fisher each posted career-highs in scoring, and Buena Vista shot 59 percent overall from the field, as the Beavers rolled past Whittier on Saturday afternoon, 108-82.
November 22, 2013 Beavers Clip St. Mary's (Ind.), 87-83, at Beth Baker Classic Five players scored in double figures for Buena Vista on Friday night, including senior Malarie Gilley and junior Shelby Wiederhoeft, who each recorded double-doubles, and the Beavers overcame an 11-point deficit to hang on and defeat St. Mary's (Ind.), 87-83, at the Beth Baker Classic, hosted by Wheaton College (Ill.).
November 16, 2013 Women's Basketball Edged in Season-Opener by Crusaders Seniors Susan Kies and Malarie Gilley each scored 15 points with sophomore Lexi Fisher adding 10, but it wasn't quite enough in the end, as NAIA #23 Clarke College held on in the final minutes for a 66-61 victory over the Beavers on day one of the Cornell College Tip-off Tournament.
November 16, 2013 Women's Basketball Dealt 84-67 Loss by #20 Cornell College Senior Malarie Gilley and junior Shelby Wiederhoeft each recorded double-doubles for Buena Vista on Saturday afternoon, but it wasn't quite enough for the Beavers who fell to #20 Cornell College, 84-67, to wrap up play at the Cornell College Tip-off Tournament.
November 15, 2013 Women's Basketball Picked Seventh in IIAC Preseason Coaches Poll The Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference released its 2013-14 IIAC Preseason Women's Basketball Coaches Poll on Friday afternoon with Buena Vista picked to finish in seventh.
November 15, 2013 Women's Hoops to Tip-off Season Tonight against Clarke University The Buena Vista women's basketball team will tip-off its 2013-14 season tonight when it plays Clarke Unviersity in the Cornell College Tip-off Tournament. Tip-off with the Crusaders is set for 8:00pm.
November 12, 2013 Beavers Fall to Mavericks in Final Tune-up Before Friday's Season Opener The Buena Vista women's basketball team traveled north to play NCAA Division II Minnesota State University-Mankato on Tuesday night in a game that was an exhibition game for the Beavers. The Mavericks, ranked 23rd in the preseason poll, built an early lead and never looked back en route to a 119-57 victory.
October 31, 2013 Women's Basketball Excited to Begin 2013-14 Season After missing out on the Iowa Conference Tournament in each of the last two seasons for the first time in school history, the Buena Vista women’s basketball team is focused and determined to be back among those final six teams in 2013-14.
June 19, 2013 Four New Members set for Induction into BVU Athletics Hall of Fame The Buena Vista Athletics Hall of Fame will induct four new members during halftime ceremonies of the BVU vs. Concordia-Moorhead football game on Saturday, September 14. Jacque Jerkovich SL'84, Randy Lewis SL'90, Nick Beard SL'02 and Jessica (Jensen) Carney SL'03 will join the illustrious group as the Class of 2013.
April 12, 2013 Berry Gives Presentation at WBCA National Convention Buena Vista head women's basketball coach Janet Berry recently gave a presentation during the annual Women's Basketball Coaches Association's national convention, which took place from April 5-9 in New Orleans, La.
April 4, 2013 Beaver Graduate Laura Hilby Receives National Honor Laura Hilby, who graduated from Buena Vista University in 2012, is one of 39 nationwide recipients of the 2012 Elijah Watt Sells Award presented by the American Institute of CPAs to outstanding performers on the uniform CPA exam.
March 27, 2013 Eight Beavers Named to Winter Academic All-IIAC Team The Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (IIAC) announced late Monday its Winter All-Academic Team, and Buena Vista was represented with eight individuals being recognized.
March 22, 2013 Women's Basketball Honors Players at Postseason Banquet The Buena Vista women's basketball team held its annual postseason team banquet this past Sunday, March 17, inside of the Dows Conference Center in the Siebens Forum on the BVU campus.
February 27, 2013 Wehle First Team All-IIAC; Kies Tabbed Honorable Mention Buena Vista senior point guard Brooke Wehle has landed a spot on the 2013 All-Iowa Conference Women's Basketball Team which was released by the Iowa Conference office on Wednesday. It marks the first time she's received such accolades in her career. Junior Susan Kies was recognized with a spot on the Honorable Mention Team.
February 16, 2013 Beavers Edge Coe for Strong Finish to Season Junior Susan Kies nailed a trio of three-point buckets in a three-minute span to break a 53-53 tie and spark a key 11-0 Buena Vista run on Saturday afternoon, as the Beavers finished their season on a strong note with a thrilling 69-66 home victory over Coe College (13-11, 6-8 IIAC).