At Washburn on Wednesday, Noah Farley scored a goal and assisted on another to help the Beavers edge the Crusaders.
Van Buren (0-2) struck first with a goal from Jacob Rioux from a direct kick, but Farley tied it up with an unassisted goal with 7:16 left in the first half.
Washburn (1-1-1) took the lead for good with a goal from Cameron Bragg assisted by Farley. With 19:16 left in the game, Washburn’s Noah Caron added a goal from a penalty kick.
Van Buren goalkeeper Derek Grivois made 3 saves on 13 shots and Washburn goalkeeper Jarrett Olson made 5 saves on 9 shots.