Buena Vista was held to only two shots on Saturday against Dubuque, and the Beavers saw their home schedule come to a close with a 3-0 loss to the Spartans inside of J. Leslie Rollins Stadium.
Caroline Maher, one of three seniors playing her final career home match, had the team's only shot on-goal and just missed on the team's best scoring opportunity of the match.
Dubuque (8-4-3, 4-1-2 IIAC) tallied 15 total shots and eight on-goal after scoring two of its three goals in the second half. Two of the team's goals came off corner kicks with the third coming on a direct rebound off a penalty kick.
Rachel Novotny went the distance in-goal for BVU in her final career home outing, allowing three tough goals while posting four saves.
Buena Vista dips to 2-14-1, 0-7 IIAC and will wrap up its season on Tuesday evening at Nebraska Wesleyan starting at 5:30pm.