Mayer wins letter in Buena Vista baseball Nick Mayer, a freshman from Vermillion was a letter winner on the Buena Vista University baseball team.
Buena Vista baseball finished the 2000 season with its best record since 1995 (16-20 overall and 5-13 in the conference). In 1995, the Beavers finished 18-19 under Coach Jay Miller. The Beavers opened with three consecutive losses before heading south to Fort Pierce, FL for spring break. The trip south favored the Beavers as they went 7-1 over the break. The Beavers were two games above .500 before losing their final six contests in the last two weeks of play.