Michael Demers

Buena Vista’s Demers makes D3hoops.com all-region team

Buena Vista University senior men’s basketball player Michael Demers continues to see the postseason accolades flow in after being named a second team all-region performer by D3hoops.com. Players were nominated by sports information directors at the various schools, and schools and conferences were each contacted multiple times as the season wound down to remind them to make their players eligible. […]

BVU has four players make American Rivers Conference men’s team, women land one

Demers, Thompson first team; Sittner, Neubaum second

The American Rivers Conference has announced its 2022 men’s basketball all-conference teams and Buena Vista had four players voted to the team this season. Michael Demers and Jake Thompson were voted first team all-conference while Garrett Sittner and Garrett Sittner each landed second team all-conference honors. Demers, who was also a first team selection a year ago, led the team […]

BVU Senior Day special one for Demers family


As locals, students and families filed in Siebens Fieldhouse last Saturday, the pregame routine and music were both adjusted for a ceremony. It was Senior Night for Buena Vista men’s basketball. A great accomplishment for many, but it was very notable for BVU leader Michael Demers. The last name Demers has a familiar sound at Buena Vista. Michael, a Storm […]

FORMER SM PREP A TWO-SPORT STANDOUT FOR BVU

Demers producing on the court and on the diamond for Buena Vista

Michael Demers showed up for a baseball game on April 24 and met teammate Parker Truesdell in the dugout. Truesdell congratulated Demers, which was odd, as the game hadn’t begun. “Congratulations?” Demers asked his Buena Vista University senior classmate. “For your basketball award,” Truesdell said. Demers, a pitcher, took to the mound versus No. 1-ranked Washington University one day after […]

BVU’s Tennyson, Demers receive American Rivers baseball honors

Seniors Tyler Tennyson and Michael Demers have both been recognized by the American Rivers Conference for their respective performances this past week by being named the ARC Position Player and Pitcher of the Week. The two each played a huge role in helping the Buena Vista baseball team take 2-of-3 games from No. 1 Washington University (Mo.). Tennyson provided a […]

BVU’s Larsen, Demers earn all-region second team basketball honors

First time for both players

The 2020-21 D3hoops.com all-region basketball teams were announced on Wednesday and Buena Vista University had a pair of individuals recognized. Sophomore guard Olivia Larsen and senior guard Michael Demers were each named to the all-West Region second teams, respectively. It was the first such honor in the careers for both individuals. Larsen completed her first season in a Beaver uniform […]

Demers makes first team to highlight BVU’s all-ARC selections

Neubaum second team, two honorable mention

Buena Vista University senior guard Michael Demers highlights the list of American Rivers all-conference recognition for the Beaver men’s basketball team by earning first team accolades for the first time in his career. Freshman Zane Neubaum joined Demers as an all-conference selection after being voted to the second team. In eight conference games this season, Demers led the Beavers and […]

BVU’s Demers named ARC player of the week

Buena Vista senior Michael Demers has been named the American Rivers Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week following his performance at Wartburg last Saturday. It was Demers’ first career weekly honor. Demers scored all of his team-leading 21 points in the second half to help lead Buena Vista to an 82-78 triumph in a game that was also the […]