2017-2018 Buena Vista Wrestling News

  • Kerkhoff Earns Scholar All-American Honors for the Third Time
    March 09, 2018
    Buena Vista junior Brad Kerkhoff has been named a Scholar All-American by the National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) for the third straight year as announced on March 8.
  • Kerkhoff's Season Ends on Sunday Morning
    February 25, 2018
    Junior Brad Kerkhoff needed to win three straight matches during Sunday's consolations rounds of the NCAA DIII Lower Midwest Regionals to advance onto the NCAA Championships, but he had his season end with his first match of the day.
  • Kerkhoff Remains Alive at NCAA Regionals
    February 24, 2018
    Buena Vista junior 157-pounder Brad Kerkhoff went 2-1 on the first day of the NCAA DIII Lower Midwest Regional Championships on Saturday inside the Five Flags Center in Dubuque.
  • Beaver Wrestlers Head to DIII Lower Midwest Regional Championships on Saturday
    February 22, 2018
    The Buena Vista wrestling team flips the page to a new chapter of its 2017-18 season as it prepares for the DIII Lower Midwest Regional Championships this Saturday, February 24, at the Five Flags Center in Dubuque and hosted by Loras College.
  • Beaver Wrestling Falls in Regular Season Finale to Luther
    February 10, 2018
    Freshman Jack Kyle picked up his first collegiate win while juniors Brad Kerkhoff and Kevin Pape also posted victories, but visiting Luther College took advantage of a pair of open weights and added four pins to knock off the Buena Vista wrestling team, 41-10, on Friday night inside Siebens Fieldhouse.
  • Simpson Downs Beaver Wrestling during Dinner and a Show Event
    February 02, 2018
    The Buena Vista wrestling team hosted its third annual Dinner and a Show event on Friday night inside of the Dows Grand Ballroom, but the Beavers came up on the short end of a 38-6 dual against Simpson College.
  • Kerkhoff is Runner-up at Pete Willson Wheaton College Invite
    January 28, 2018
    Junior Brad Kerkhoff continues to build toward a late postseason run as he picked up a runner-up finish at one of the more prestigious tournaments in the midwest, the Pete Willson Wheaton College Invitational, held on Friday and Saturday.
  • Beavers Finish 0-3 during IIAC Duals on Saturday
    January 20, 2018
    The Buena Vista wrestling team hosted half of the Iowa Conference Duals inside of Siebens Fieldhouse on Saturday with top-ranked Wartburg going 3-0, Dubuque finishing 2-1, Central 1-2 and BVU going 0-3.
  • Buena Vista to Host IIAC Duals on Saturday
    January 19, 2018
    Four Iowa Conference wrestling teams will arrive to Siebens Fieldhouse on Saturday morning as Buena Vista is hosting the IIAC Duals. The remaining schools will travel to Loras College.
  • Kerkhoff Takes Third to Highlight Beaver Wrestlers at Matman Invite
    January 13, 2018
    The Buena Vista wrestling team took a handful of wrestlers to the Cornell College Matman Invite on Saturday, and junior Brad Kerkhoff highlighted the day for the Beavers with his third-place finish.
  • Neb. Wesleyan Downs Beaver Wrestlers, 39-15
    January 10, 2018
    Andrew Hoffman gave BVU a quick 5-0 lead with a technical fall to begin Wednesday night's Iowa Conference dual at Nebraska Wesleyan, but it was the Prairie Wolves then running off 30 straight points en route to a 39-15 victory over the Beavers.
  • Beaver Wrestlers Travel to Nebraska Wesleyan for IIAC Dual
    January 09, 2018
    The Buena Vista wrestling team will be going after its first Iowa Conference dual victory of the season on Wednesday night as it goes on the road to Nebraska Wesleyan for a 7:00 p.m. match.
  • Shorthanded Beavers Fall to #5 Loras 46-6
    January 05, 2018
    The Buena Vista wrestling team was back in action on Friday night for the first time in nearly a month, but the Beavers were shorthanded against fifth-ranked Loras College on the road and fell to the Duhawks, 46-6.
  • Beaver Wrestling Travels to #5 Loras on Friday
    January 04, 2018
    After nearly a month since it was last in action, the Buena Vista wrestling team returns to the mat on January 5 when it travels to #5 Loras College for an Iowa Conference dual against the Duhawks.
  • Wrestling Rolls to 41-9 Victory over St. Olaf on Saturday
    December 09, 2017
    The Buena Vista wrestling team closed out the calendar year on Saturday afternoon with a convincing 41-9 non-conference home victory over St. Olaf College inside of Siebens Fieldhouse.
  • Beaver Grapplers Host St. Olaf in Non-Conference Dual
    December 08, 2017
    The Buena Vista wrestling team goes after its first dual-meet victory of the season on Saturday afternoon, when the Beavers (0-2) host St. Olaf (0-2) inside of Siebens Fieldhouse.
  • Wrestling Hosting #15 Kohawks in IIAC Dual Wednesday Night
    December 06, 2017
    The Buena Vista wrestling team will step into Iowa Conference action for the first time this season when it hosts 15th-ranked Coe College inside of Siebens Fieldhouse on Wednesday night.
  • Beavers Fall to #15 Kohawks in IIAC Opener on Wednesday Night
    December 06, 2017
    Juniors Brad Kerkhoff and Shane Vaughan came out and posted back-to-back wins for Buena Vista on Wednesday night, but the Beavers came up short as it opened Iowa Conference action against #15 Coe College inside of Siebens Fieldhouse with a 38-7 loss.
  • BVU Wrestling with Five Place Winners at BVU Open
    December 03, 2017
    The Buena Vista wrestling team hosted its annual BVU Open inside of the Lamberti Recreation Center on Saturday, and the Beavers had a pair of runner-ups and five total placewinners on the day.
  • Beaver Wrestling Hosting BVU Open on Saturday
    December 01, 2017
    The Buena Vista wrestling team is back in action on Saturday when it hosts the annual BVU Open inside of the Lamberti Rec Center on the BVU campus.
  • Beaver Wrestlers Edged Late by Red Raiders to Open Dual Schedule
    November 21, 2017
    The Buena Vista wrestling team held a 15-9 lead midway through Tuesday night's dual at Northwestern College (IA), but it was the Red Raiders winning three straight matches late that proved to be the difference in a 20-18 contest in Orange City, Iowa.
  • Wrestling Opens Dual Schedule at Northwestern College (IA)
    November 20, 2017
    After three lengthy Saturday road trips to start the year, the Buena Vista wrestling team will have a short distance to travel Tuesday night when it opens its dual schedule with a non-conference match at Northwestern College in Orange City, Iowa.
  • Grapplers with Several Solid Finishes at Tough Auggie Open
    November 18, 2017
    The Buena Vista wrestling team fared well on Saturday as it took part in the annual Aggie-Addidas Open, hosted by Augsburg College in Minneapolis, Minn. Several hundred wrestlers competed at what is one of the premier small college tournaments in the Midwest.
  • Beaver Wrestling Competes at Tough Luther College Open
    November 11, 2017
    The Buena Vista wrestling team was back in action on Saturday at the annual Luther College Open in Decorah. Several elite wrestlers and teams take part in the event, and Buena Vista had one placewinner - Nathan Lamas at 165 pounds in the Silver Division.
  • Five Wrestlers Place at Season Opening Super 8 Invite
    November 04, 2017
    The Buena Vista wrestling team got its season underway on Saturday at the Super 8 Invite, hosted by the University of Wisconsin-Platteville, and the Beavers had five wrestlers place in the top eight overall.
  • Season Starts for Beaver Wrestling on Saturday at Super 8 Invite
    November 03, 2017
    The 2017-18 Buena Vista wrestling season gets underway in Platteville, Wis., on Saturday, as the Beavers take part in the Super 8 Invite, hosted by UW-Platteville.