Men's Tennis Headlines
November 29, 2018 Brett Groen Named BVU Director of Tennis Operations Buena Vista University Director of Athletics, Jack Denholm, has announced the hiring of Brett Groen as the university’s new Director of Tennis Operations. Groen has served as the head men’s tennis coach at BVU the last four seasons.
April 29, 2018 Men's Tennis Wraps up Season with Home Loss to Dubuque The Buena Vista men's tennis team wrapped up its season on Sunday afternoon by hosting the University of Dubuque out on the Buntrock Tennis Courts, but the Spartans would go on to pick up a 9-0 win.
April 27, 2018 Men's Tennis Rolls to Win over Northwestern College (IA) The Buena Vista men's tennis team swept through the three doubles matches to get things started and never looked back on Thursday evening, as the Beavers rolled to a non-conference win over visiting Northwestern College (IA) out on the Buntrock Tennis Courts.
April 21, 2018 Men's Tennis Falls at Home to Neb. Wesleyan, 8-1 The Buena Vista men's tennis team was back in action on their home courts on Saturday morning, as the team hosted Nebraska Wesleyan in an Iowa Conference showdown. The Prairie Wolves held off BVU in all three doubles matches to get the day started and went on to hand BVU an 8-1 setback.
April 17, 2018 Simpson Downs Men's Tennis 8-1 The Buena Vista men's tennis team was right back in action Tuesday afternoon for an Iowa Conference road match at Simpson College, but it was the Storm setting the tone early on en route to an 8-1 victory.
April 10, 2018 Men's Tennis Dealt 9-0 Home Loss to Iowa Central The Buena Vista men's tennis team returned home on Tuesday afternoon and hosted Iowa Central Community College in a non-conference match outside on Buntrock Tennis Courts.
March 31, 2018 Men's Tennis Drops IIAC Matches to Coe and Central The Buena Vsta men's tennis team returned to Iowa Conference action on Saturday with a pair of matches in Pella. BVU fell to Coe College, 9-0, before the host Dutch handed the Beavers an 8-1 setback.
March 28, 2018 Men's Tennis Edged in Home Opener 5-4 The Buena Vista men's tennis team played its first home match of the spring on Wednesday afternoon against visiting Martin Luther College, and the Beavers came up short with a 5-4 loss to the Knights.
March 20, 2018 Men's Tennis Wins its Third Match of the Spring The Buena Vista men's tennis team continued its strong play to begin the spring season as it won for the third time in four matches by handing Ripon College a 6-3 loss on Tuesday night.
March 18, 2018 Men's Tennis Tops Bethany Lutheran for First Win of Season The Buena Vista men's tennis team played a pair of matches to begin its spring break trip on Saturday night, and after falling in a tough match, 5-4, against Bethany Lutheran, it came right back to knock off Mount Marty, 6-3, for its first win of the spring season.
March 12, 2018 Men's Tennis Drops IIAC Opener against Loras The Buena Vista men's tennis team played its first match of the spring and of the Iowa Conference season by taking on Loras College in Waterloo on Saturday, but it was the Duhawks coming away with a 9-0 victory over BVU.
September 24, 2017 Brace & Pluym Finish Third in Flight B Doubles Jesse Brace and Aaron Pluym had a strong finish to their doubles play at year's Iowa Conference Individual Tournament by capturing third in the Flight B doubles bracket which wrapped up Saturday in Ankeny, Iowa.
September 23, 2017 Brace & Pluym Advance into Quarterfinals of IIAC Individual Tournament Senior Jesse Brace and sophomore Aaron Pluym are still alive at the Iowa Conference Individual Tournament by advancing into the quarterfinal round of the Flight B doubles bracket.
September 20, 2017 Men's Tennis with Wins at #1 Singles and Doubles Buena Vista senior Jesse Brace notched a win at number one singles while teaming up with Aaron Pluym to grab a win at number one doubles, but the Beavers came up short against Morningside in the match played in Sioux Tuesday afternoon, 7-2.
September 15, 2017 Men's Tennis Takes on ICCC in Fall Opener For the first time this fall, the Buena Vista men's tennis team was in action when it traveled to Fort Dodge, Iowa, to face Iowa Central CC, but the Tritons handed BVU a tough 9-0 setback.
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.
May 18, 2017 Habermann and Brace Named to All-IIAC Men's Tennis Teams The Buena Vista men's tennis team has been represented following the season with a pair of individuals landing spots on the All-Iowa Conference Men's Tennis Teams.
April 23, 2017 Men's Tennis Edged in a Pair of Matches at Lincoln Despite two more wins by its number one doubles tandem of Chris Habermann and Jesse Brace, the Buena Vista men's tennis team came up just short in a pair of matches away from home on Saturday, falling at Nebraska Wesleyan, 6-3, and to Concordia (Neb.) 7-2.
April 20, 2017 Men's Tennis Falls to Morningside in Home Finale on Wednesday The Buena Vista men's tennis team wrapped up its 2017 spring home schedule on Wednesday afternoon with a non-conference home match against Morningside College. The Mustangs spoiled the finale for the Beavers with an 8-1 victory.
April 12, 2017 Habermann and Brace Pick up 14th Doubles Win of the Year The doubles tandem of Chris Habermann and Jesse Brace keep finding ways to win as they picked up their fourth straight win when they posted an 8-4 triumph in their match Wednesday afternoon at home against Iowa Central CC. The Tritons did, however, defeat BVU overall, 8-1.
April 5, 2017 Habermann and Brace Pick up 13th Doubles Win during BVU's 8-1 Loss to Wartburg Buena Vista's number one double team of Chris Habermann and Jesse Brace improved to 13-6 on the year as they cruised to an 8-2 victory on Wednesday afternoon during BVU's Iowa Conference home loss to Wartburg College.
April 1, 2017 Men's Tennis Earns First IIAC Victory of the Year The Buena Vista men's tennis team continued its home schedule today with a pair of Iowa Conference matches, including a 7-2 victory over Simpson College to start the day. The Beavers would then fall later in the day to Central College, 7-2.
March 31, 2017 Habermann Picks up Singles Win in Loss to Norse Buena Vista senior Chris Habermann picked up his fourth singles win of the year on Friday afternoon, but it wasn't quite enough as the Buena Vista men's tennis team dropped a tough 8-1 Iowa Conference home match to Luther College (11-2, 2-0 IIAC).
March 19, 2017 Men's Tennis Falls 6-1 to North Central in Spring Break Opener The Buena Vista men's tennis team began its spring break action on Sunday afternoon at Hilton Head, S.C., but dropped its opener against North Central, 6-1.
February 19, 2017 Men's Tennis Splits Two Matches in Dubuque The Buena Vista men's tennis team continued its spring schedule on Saturday by playing a pair of matches at Dubuque, and coming away with a 6-3 win over Ripon College while falling to the host Spartans, 8-1.
February 5, 2017 Men's Tennis Earns Split to begin Spring Schedule The Buena Vista men's tennis team went on the road on Saturday to play a pair of matches to kick-off its spring schedule, and the Beavers left Cedar Rapids with a split those matches with a win over Wisconsin Lutheran and a setback against Coe College.
September 15, 2016 Men's Tennis Opens Fall Season with 8-1 Loss to Midland Univ. The Buena Vista men's tennis team began its 2016 fall schedule on Wednesday afternoon by hosting Midland University in a dual match that was played at the Storm Lake High School tennis courts.
April 26, 2016 Men's Tennis Wraps up Season with Home Match against Morningside The Buena Vista men's tennis team hosted Morningside College on Tuesday afternoon to wrap up the 2015-16 season, and it was the Mustangs going on to earn the 8-1 victory.
April 16, 2016 Men's Tennis Concluded IIAC Schedule with a Pair of Road Matches The Buena Vista men's tennis team wrapped up its regular season Iowa Conference schedule on Saturday with a pair of road matches at Central and Simpson, respectively.
April 13, 2016 Men's Tennis Handed 8-1 Loss by Nationally-Ranked Kohawks The Buena Vista men's tennis team hosted nationally-ranked Coe College on Wednesday afternoon, but came up on the short-end of an 8-1 loss.
April 10, 2016 Men's Tennis Drops a Pair of IIAC Road Matches on Saturday After splitting a pair of home matches earlier in the week, the Buena Vista men's tennis team took its game on the road Saturday for a pair of Iowa Conference matches. The Beavers, however, came up on the short end in both outings, falling at Luther College, 9-0, before an 8-1 setback at Wartburg.
April 7, 2016 Men's Tennis With Commanding Non-Conference Win over Martin Luther The Buena Vista men's tennis team played a home match for the second straight day, and on Thursday came away with a convincing 7-2 win over visiting Martin Luther College.
April 6, 2016 Habermann and Brace Continue Dominance; Beavers Edged in Heartbreaker to Loras Chris Habermann and Jesse Brace ran their number one doubles win streak to five matches on Wednesday night, but in the end it was the Loras College Duhawks who held off the Buena Vista men's tennis team inside of the Lamberti Rec Center, 5-4.
April 3, 2016 Men's Tennis Edged in a Pair of Home Matches on Saturday Chris Habermann and Jess Brace continue to shine for the Buena Vista men's tennis team this season, as the duo picked up two more wins at number one doubles on Saturday as the Beavers hosted a pair of non-conference matches.
March 23, 2016 Habermann and Brace Pick up Doubles Win against Millikin The Buena Vista men's tennis team played its second match of the spring trip to Hilton Head, S.C., and it was highlighted by Chris Habermann and Jesse Brace's number one singles win, 8-4.
March 23, 2016 Men's Tennis Handed Loss by St. Thomas The Buena Vista men's tennis team resumed play in Hilton Head, S.C. on Wednesday against St. Thomas, but it was the Tommies who came out on top with a 9-0 victory over the Beavers.
March 21, 2016 St. Olaf Defeats Men's Tennis in Spring Break Opener The Buena Vista men's tennis team again making its spring break trip to Hilton Head, S.C., for a few matches, beginning with one against St. Olaf on Monday morning. The Beavers dropped a few tough, narrow matches, and would fall to the Oles, 7-0.
March 6, 2016 Men's Tennis Wins Thriller over Dubuque; Falls to Augustana (S.D.) The Buena Vista men's tennis team opened its spring home schedule on Saturday, and in the process, captured a key Iowa Conference victory over the University of Dubuque, 5-4.
February 28, 2016 Men's Tennis Comes up Short in a Pair of Non-Conference Matches The Buena Vista men's tennis team continued its spring schedule on Saturday by traveling to Mt. Vernon and playing non-conference matches against both Grinnell College as well as the host Rams.
February 14, 2016 Shorthanded Men's Tennis Squad Opens Spring Season with a Pair of Road Matches The Buena Vista men's tennis team played a few players down on Saturday when it traveled to Fremont, Neb., to play non-conference matches against a pair of NAIA foes.
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.
September 27, 2015 Men's Tennis Team Takes Part in Iowa Conference Individual Tournament Steven Will won a pair of singles matches before falling in the quarterfinal round of the Iowa Conference Individual Tournament that wrapped up in Waverly, Iowa, on Saturday. He won two of the team's six matches throughout the event, which was hosted this year by Wartburg College.
September 23, 2015 Beavers Play Final Tune-up before IIAC Individual Tournament The Buena Vista men's tennis team is gearing up for the Iowa Conference Men's Tennis Individual Tournament which starts on Friday morning, by traveling to Morningside College for a match with the Mustangs on Tuesday afternoon. BVU came up short in its second outing of the year, falling 8-1.
September 9, 2015 Men's Tennis Edged in Season Opener by Midland University The Buena Vista men's tennis team began its fall schedule on Tuesday afternoon at home against Midland University, and despite several tiebreaker matches, came up just short, 7-2.
July 28, 2015 Brett Groen Takes Over as Men's Tennis Coach Buena Vista head men’s soccer coach, Ben McArthur, has announced that Jorge-Lugo Arenas has been named an assistant coach for the program beginning this fall.
May 13, 2015 Habermann Named to All-IIAC Singles Team The All-Iowa Conference Men's Tennis Teams have been announced and Buena Vista sophomore Chris Habermann has been voted to the All-IIAC Singles Team.
May 2, 2015 Central Deals Men's Tennis a 5-0 Loss at IIAC Team Tournament The Buena Vista men's tennis team began the Iowa Conference Team Tournament on Friday afternoon, but the Beavers just couldn't get any momentum going, as Central College handed the Beavers a 5-0 setback.
April 27, 2015 Men's Tennis Picks up Win over Storm in Regular Season Finale The Buena Vista men's tennis team wrapped up its regular season on Sunday morning with a convincing 7-2 home win over visiting Simpson College.
April 18, 2015 Men's Tennis Wins a Pair of IIAC Matches on Saturday It was a big road trip from the Buena Vista men's tennis team on Saturday with its regular season drawing near an end, as the Beavers picked up a pair of league wins, edging both Loras College and the University of Dubuque by identical 5-4 scores.
April 15, 2015 Norse Hand Beavers 8-1 Loss on Tuesday Afternoon The Buena Vista men's tennis team took the court on a warm, sun-filled afternoon for tennis, hosting Luther College in an Iowa Conference match, but the Norse would go on to capture their seventh win of the year with an 8-1 victory over the Beavers.
April 12, 2015 Men's Tennis Edged in Thrilling IIAC Match with Wartburg The Buena Vista men's tennis team was back in action on Sunday morning for an Iowa Conference home match against Wartburg College, and it was the Knights hanging on for a 6-3 thriller over the Beavers out on the Buntrock Tennis Courts.
April 5, 2015 Men's Tennis Drops IIAC Match to Central on Saturday The Buena Vista men's tennis team hosted Central College in an Iowa Conference match on Saturday morning out on the Buntrock Tennis Courts, but the Dutch came away with the 8-1 victory.
March 25, 2015 Men's Tennis Suffers a Pair of 9-0 Setbacks on Tuesday The Buena Vista men's tennis team returned to action on Tuesday looking for two more wins after posting a victory on Monday to begin its Spring Break trip at Hilton Head, S.C., but the Beavers came up short in both outings, falling 9-0 to both UW-Eau Claire and Carleton College, respectively.
March 24, 2015 Beavers Secure Commanding Win over North Central After falling to North Central over Spring Break in 2014, the Buena Vista men's tennis team came through with a little revenge on Monday afternoon, cruising to a 7-2 victory this time around to begin its three-match string to begin its Spring Break trip.
March 1, 2015 Men's Tennis Dealt a Pair of Losses in Home Openers on Saturday The Buena Vista men's tennis team was facing a pair of tough non-conference opponents on Saturday to begin its 2015 home schedule, and the Beavers were dealt an 8-1 loss to begin the day against Grand View University before suffering a 9-0 setback to Augustana College (S.D.).
February 27, 2015 Men's Tennis to Open Home Schedule on Saturday The Buena Vista men's tennis team will step foot inside of the Lamberti Rec Center on the campus of BVU tomorrow and play its first two home matches of the spring season.
September 21, 2014 Steffes Captures Championship; Buzzard & Bieber Take Second at IIAC Individual Championships The Buena Vista men's tennis team had a strong showing at this year's Iowa Conference Individual Tournament, and wrapped things up on Saturday afternoon by capturing a singles championship and doubles runner-up.
September 19, 2014 Steffes in Semifinals of Singles while Bieber/Buzzard In Winners Bracket of Doubles Freshman Robby Steffes is making the most of his first career Iowa Conference Individual Tournament, as he finds himself in the semifinals of the Flight C singles while teammates Justin Buzzard and John Bieber are in the same spot with the Flight B doubles play.
June 11, 2014 Beavers Land 24 Members on Spring Academic All-IIAC Team The Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (IIAC) has announced its spring Academic All-IIAC Team with Buena Vista University landing a total of 24 players.
May 24, 2014 Habermann Earns All-IIAC Accolades Buena Vista freshman Chris Habermann earned postseason accolades by the Iowa Conference men's tennis coaches by earning a spot on the All-IIAC Singles Team as announced recently by the league office.
April 14, 2014 Men's Tennis Downs Simpson College on Sunday The Buena Vista men's tennis team wrapped up Iowa Conference play on Sunday afternoon with a strong 6-3 victory at Simpson College.
March 26, 2014 Tennis Teams Enjoying First-Ever Spring Break Trip For the first time in program history, the Buena Vista men's and women's tennis teams are getting to experience a spring break trip, as both teams headed to Hilton Head Island, S.C., to play a handful of matches during the course of the week.
March 2, 2014 Men's Tennis Splits a Pair of Home Matches on Saturday The Buena Vista men's tennis team was back in action on Saturday and picked up its second straight Iowa Conference victory by topping Loras College, 8-1, before dropping a tough 5-4 non-conference match with Cornell College.
February 15, 2014 Men's Tennis Tops Dubuque in IIAC Match; Falls to Augustana (SD) The Buena Vista men's tennis team took the courts inside of the Lamberti Rec Center on Saturday for their first two home matches of the 2014 season. BVU came away with a convincing 8-1 Iowa Conference win over Dubuque to get things started before falling 7-2 to Augustana College (SD) in the finale.
May 29, 2013 Gustad and McCadams Receive All-IIAC Honors The Buena Vista men’s tennis team has been recognized for posting its best overall season in the last 15 years by landing an all-conference player for the first time since 2002 and also landing Iowa Conference Co-Coach of the Year accolades.
May 16, 2013 Men's Tennis Holds Postseason Awards Banquet The Buena Vista men's tennis team recently held its annual end-of-the year team banquet at Boz Wellz in Storm Lake and announced its award winners from this past year.
May 4, 2013 Men's Tennis Closes Season with Fifth-Place Finish The Buena Vista men's tennis team closed out its 2013 campaign by bouncing back with a 5-0 victory over the University of Dubuque in Saturday morning's fifth-place match played inside of the Clark Racquet Center on the campus of Coe College.
May 3, 2013 Beavers Clipped in Opener of IIAC Men's Tennis Team Tournament The Buena Vista men's tennis team was looking for its second win against Wartburg College this season, but the Beavers came up short in the first round of the IIAC Team Tournament, falling to the Knights, 5-0.
April 25, 2013 Men's Tennis Captures Non-Conference Win over Morningside The Buena Vista men's tennis team picked up its seventh win over its last nine matches this season by picking up a thrilling 5-4 non-conference decision at Morningside College Thursday afternoon.