THE 2020 JR. GOLF TOURNAMENT was held on Saturday, August 1st at the Auburn Country Club. The tournament had 49 golfers this year—which was a great turnout considering COVID-19 and graduation festivities. Organizers want thank all of the incredible donors. Thanks to them, they were able to provide every golfer with a t-shirt, goody bag, prize and lunch. Also, three lucky golfers won sets of new golf clubs. Top prize winners were Ages 5-8: Brayden Walters; Ages 9-12: Camden Taylor; and Ages 13-18:Cassius Cotton.
Peru State men’s basketball student-athlete Isaac Simpson (Papillion) has been named the Heart of America Athletic Conference (Heart) recipient of the Emil S. Liston award for junior men’s basketball players.
Aspiring volleyball players from around the region were in the Al Wheeler Activity Center (AWAC) on Peru State’s campus during the last week of July. The future spikers, setters, and liberos participated in a number of different skill camps under the direction of Bobcat head coach Laurie Felderman.
Peru State athletic director Wayne Albury recognized Taylor Finke (Battle Creek) and Isaac Simpson (Papillion) as the Bobcat student-athletes of the month for July.
Better known as “JB”, Justin Barnes (Tallahassee, Fla.) has worked as a graduate assistant for the Peru State football program this past academic year.