(Peru, Neb.)—On Saturday, September 10, the Peru State football team was defeated by Benedictine 31-7. The Bobcats are now 1-2 overall on the season and 0-0 in Heart of America Athletic Conference play, while the Ravens are now 2-1 overall and 0-0 as well in the Heart.
Peru State Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Finish Fourth in the Bearcat Open (Peru, Neb.)—The Peru State men’s and women’s cross country team competed in the Bearcat Open hosted by Northwest Missouri State in Maryville, Mo., on Friday, September 2. Both the men’s and women’s teams finished in fourth in their respective races.
Peru, Nebraska – Shaquem Griffin made history as the NFL’s first-ever one-handed player. Now he inspires others to overcome adversity and persevere.
Auburn and Fairbury volleyball fans packed the gym at Auburn High School on Thursday, September 1. The Bulldogs entered the Thursday night match with a 1-1 record including a win over Louisville in straight sets. Fairbury came into the match with a 2-0 record, defeating Freeman and Milford.
The Bulldogs improved to 2-0 this past week with a 42-13 victory over Logan View/ Scribner-Snyder (LVSS) at Auburn High School on Friday, September 2. The raiders of LVSS were coached by Auburn graduate Matt Carlson, who played football for the Bulldogs from 200-2003. Assisting Carlson was his father Dave, who was the head football coach at Auburn from 1995-2004. The pair were welcomed back to Auburn High School during the opening lineups.