EASTON DAUEL (left), Scott Kreifels (bottom right), and Tyler Bender (top right) each won a gun at Nemaha Valley Pheasants Forever Golf Tournament. Nemaha Valley Pheasants Forever hosted its annual golf tournament Saturday, July 16 at Kirkman’s Lakeview Golf Course. Team Sunneberg took home First Flight honors with a score of 58. Team members include Mark Sunneberg, Matt Williams, Derek Vrtiska and Trevor Jasa. Second Flight winners were Gary Ramer, Kellie Ramer, Terry Vice and Dan Sunnenburg. Third Flight winners were Ted Godemann, Chris Godemann, and Mike Vollmer. 18 teams enjoyed beautiful weather for golfing along with a pizza lunch from Mother Talisa’s. The golf tournament and Gun Boards raise funds to help offset the cost of the Annual Youth Mentor Hunt. December 2, 2022 will mark the 25th Anniversary of the Chapter hosting the Youth Hunt.
With the start of the 2022-23 school year, also comes the start of area high school sports. Auburn and Johnson-Brock began fall sports practices on Monday, August 8 with hopes of making the season last as long as possible into the postseason.
The Auburn Chamber of Commerce has announced winners from the Thursday, July 21, youth lemonade stands.
(Peru, Neb.)—It was recently announced that the Peru State athletic department earned the Champions of Character Five-Star Institution Award at the Gold Level for the 2021-22 school year. This is the 13th year in a row earning Champion of Character Award and fourth year in a row earning the Gold Level for the Peru State athletic department.
(Peru, Neb.)—Football is less than 30 days away from the Peru State football team kicking off the season in the Coach “O” era. The Heart of America Athletic Conference has recently announced the Preseason Coaches’ Poll for the Heart North and South conferences.