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Novak Named to CoSIDA Academic Team
Novak Named to CoSIDA Academic Team

The string has started again as Nicholas Novak (Dawson) was named to the CoSIDA Academic All-America® NAIA Football team on Thursday.

Peru State officials react to Steve Schneider retirement announcement

Peru State officials react to Steve Schneider retirement announcement

Steve Schneider announced his retirement as the Peru State College football coach during the team's annual banquet Sunday night. 

Clarke sweeps Peru State on Saturday

Clarke sweeps Peru State on Saturday

When a team makes 75% of its three-point attempts in the first half and finishes at over 50% at the end of the game, it is something pretty hard to overcome.

Steve Schneider announces retirement from Peru State football

Steve Schneider announces retirement from Peru State football

The Peru State College football team will have a new head coach for the first time since 2011.

Second-Half Comeback by Peru State Fuels Win over Baker

Second-Half Comeback by Peru State Fuels Win over Baker

After trailing by eight at halftime, the Peru State women's basketball team outscored their Wildcat opponents by 18 in the second half to gain their second conference win of the season.

Peru State inducts former athletes from Auburn, Syracuse and Plattsmouth into Hall of Fame

Peru State inducts former athletes from Auburn, Syracuse and Plattsmouth into Hall of Fame

Peru State inducted five individuals into its Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 25 and 26. This was the 28th group to be inducted into the College's Hall of Fame.

Fans can get into Peru State basketball free on Saturday by bringing a toy

Fans can get into Peru State basketball free on Saturday by bringing a toy

Bring a new toy this coming Saturday and you will get in free to watch some good collegiate basketball action at Peru State.

Peru State tops MidAmerica Nazarene

Peru State tops MidAmerica Nazarene

The contest was much closer than the final score would indicate in Peru State's 79-64 win over the visiting MidAmerica Nazarene (Kan.) (MNU) Pioneer men's basketball team.

Peru State Drops Second-Straight to GPAC Foe

Peru State Drops Second-Straight to GPAC Foe

The Peru State men's basketball team faced a pair of Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) foes in the Dordt Classic this weekend and lost both games by 19 points.

Roads reopening in Nebraska Panhandle

Roads reopening in Nebraska Panhandle

After blowing and drifting snow shutdown vehicle transportation in western Nebraska Saturday, roads began reopening Sunday morning.

Torrid Shooting by Northwestern Tops Peru State

Torrid Shooting by Northwestern Tops Peru State

The Red Raiders of Northwestern made over 60% of their shots in the first half to jump to a 19-point lead over Peru State at the end of 20 minutes.

Trial set for 2 accused of shooting car theft suspect

Trial set for 2 accused of shooting car theft suspect

Two people accused in the shooting death of a man suspected of stealing a friend’s car are scheduled for trial next year in western Iowa.

Peru State to Host Bowling Tryouts

Peru State to Host Bowling Tryouts

Peru State recently announced the addition of men's and women's bowling to their collegiate sports programs.

Halftime Lead Holds Up for Bobcat in Win over Evangel

Halftime Lead Holds Up for Bobcat in Win over Evangel

After trailing most of the first half, the Peru State men's basketball team forged to a seven-point lead after the first 20 minutes.

Peru State earns first conference win

Peru State earns first conference win

Each team won two quarters. But, in the end, a big second and fourth quarters propelled the Peru State women's basketball team to their first Heart of America Athletic Conference (Heart) win.

Peru State Signs McKenzie Brockhoff

Peru State Signs McKenzie Brockhoff

Peru State head volleyball coach Laurie Felderman recently announced the signing of McKenzie Brockhoff of North Platte High School in Dearborn, Mo.

Three Peru State Players Earn Heart Honors

Three Peru State Players Earn Heart Honors

Three Peru State volleyball players were recognized Tuesday for having earned Heart of America Athletic Conference (Heart) All-Conference honors.

Bobcat notes: Hubbard, Willis, and Reed Earn Heart Second Team

Bobcat notes: Hubbard, Willis, and Reed Earn Heart Second Team

The Heart of America Athletic Conference (Heart) on Monday announced their 2019 football all-conference selections for the North and South Divisions.

Peru State gets first conference win of season

Peru State gets first conference win of season

The Bobcat men's basketball team opened the Heart of America Athletic Conference (Heart) with an 83-72 win over the visiting Culver-Stockton (C-SC) (Mo.) Wildcats.

Late Comeback Falls Short for Peru State

Late Comeback Falls Short for Peru State

Late Comeback Falls Short for Peru State

Peru State Thrashes Graceland on Senior Day

Peru State Thrashes Graceland on Senior Day

The Peru State football team cruised to a 34-3 victory at the Oak Bowl in their season finale behind a versatile rushing attack.

Pool, Reed, and Novak Earn CoSIDA Academic All-District Honors

Pool, Reed, and Novak Earn CoSIDA Academic All-District Honors

The 2019 Academic All-District® Football Team, selected by CoSIDA, recognize the nation's top student-athletes for their combined performances on the field and in the classroom.

Jackrabbit men roll past Peru State

Jackrabbit men roll past Peru State

South Dakota State men's basketball topped Peru State 86-58 Thursday night at Frost Arena to advance to 2-0 on the season.

Bobcat notes: Football team to recognize 16 seniors Saturday

Bobcat notes: Football team to recognize 16 seniors Saturday

This coming Saturday, November 16, will be the final game of the collegiate careers for 16 Peru State football seniors.

Central Methodist ends Peru State's season

Central Methodist ends Peru State's season

The 15th-ranked Central Methodist (CMU) Eagles proved why they were one of the top teams in the Heart of America Athletic Conference (Heart) Saturday afternoon.

Zurek Leads Peru State in Heart Cross Country Championship

Zurek Leads Peru State in Heart Cross Country Championship

As she has done in every race for the past two seasons, senior Julia Zurek (Louisville) led the Peru State cross country team in the Heart of America Athletic Conference (Heart) Championship on Saturday.

Grand View Dismantles Peru State, Holds Bobcats to 55 Total Yards

Grand View Dismantles Peru State, Holds Bobcats to 55 Total Yards

The Peru State football team was shutout for the first time and held to a season-low in total yards.

Slow First Half Dooms Peru State

Slow First Half Dooms Peru State

A slow first half start doomed the Bobcat women's basketball team Friday night as they dropped a non-conference game in Parkville, Mo. The Park Pirates grabbed the win 69-58.

Peru State Gets First Win of the Season

Peru State Gets First Win of the Season

The biggest difference in this game was the shooting percentage of the teams.

Peru State sweeps Culver-Stockton, clinches spot in conference postseason tournament

Peru State sweeps Culver-Stockton, clinches spot in conference postseason tournament

With the sweep, the Bobcats earned a berth in the Heart of America Athletic Conference (Heart) Postseason Championship on Saturday.

John Brady Hear Special Teams Player of the Week

John Brady Hear Special Teams Player of the Week

Bobcat junior kicker John Brady (Hickman) was named the Heart of America Athletic Conference (Heart) Special Teams Player of the Week.

Peru State Tops Columbia 76-62 for First Win

Peru State Tops Columbia 76-62 for First Win

After dropping their opener of the 2019-20 season, the Peru State men's basketball team rebounded for a win over the Columbia Cougars Saturday afternoon.

Mount Mercy sweeps Peru State

Mount Mercy sweeps Peru State

After two very tight first sets, the Mount Mercy (Iowa) Mustangs (MMU) pulled away in the third set for the sweep of the home-standing Peru State Bobcat volleyball team.

Peru State Notches First Win of 2019 Season

Peru State Notches First Win of 2019 Season

The Peru State football team snapped an 11-game losing streak, dating back to last year, with a 30-13 road victory over William Penn.

Turnovers Hurt Peru State in Season Opener

Turnovers Hurt Peru State in Season Opener

The Peru State men's basketball team led for almost the entire game before succumbing to William Woods (WWU) in the opener of the Columbia College Classic in Columbia, Mo., Friday night.

Clarke sweeps Peru State

Clarke sweeps Peru State

(Peru, Neb.) – The Clarke Pride came into the Al Wheeler Activity Center and swept the Bobcats Friday night in its "Pink Out" night. The Pride won 25-19, 25-12, 25-15 over the 'Cats. Clarke more than doubled up Peru State in hitting percentage as th

Turnovers Doom Peru State in Season Opener

Turnovers Doom Peru State in Season Opener

The biggest difference in the Halloween-night opener for the Peru State women's basketball team was that they had twice as many turnovers as the home team.

Grand View dominates Peru State

Grand View dominates Peru State

The Grand View Vikings volleyball team showed Peru State why it was one of the top-ranked teams in the NAIA Tuesday night.

Expectations not changing for Peru State despite losing four starters

Expectations not changing for Peru State despite losing four starters

After losing four starters off of a national tournament team and an All-American, you would expect the team to be in somewhat of a rebuilding mode.

Peru State builds on roster

Peru State builds on roster

Entering her third season in her second stint as the Bobcats' women's coach, head coach Joan Albury is looking forward to an improved season.

Zurek Leads Bobcat Cross Country at Mid-States Classic

Zurek Leads Bobcat Cross Country at Mid-States Classic

As she has done for the past two seasons, senior Julia Zurek (Louisville) was again led the Peru State cross country team, this time in the Mid-States Challenge.

Peru State throttled in return to Oak Bowl

Peru State throttled in return to Oak Bowl

The Culver-Stockton football team totaled 478 offensive yards en route to a 41-7 thumping of Peru State Saturday at the Oak Bowl in Peru.

Bobcats are No. 25 in NAIA Coaches' Preseason Poll

Bobcats are No. 25 in NAIA Coaches' Preseason Poll

Coach Bob Ludwig and his team will open its 2019-20 season in the Columbia Classic against William Woods on Nov. 1.

Brown Leads Peru State at Heart Fall Preview Golf Tournament

Brown Leads Peru State at Heart Fall Preview Golf Tournament

This coming spring, the Heart of America Athletic Conference (Heart) will host its conference championship at the Osage National Golf Course in Lake of the Ozarks, Mo.

Bobcat notes: Preseason hoops poll released

Bobcat notes: Preseason hoops poll released

The Heart of America Athletic Conference released their preseason basketball polls Tuesday.

Clarke claims first football victory in school history with win over Peru State

Clarke claims first football victory in school history with win over Peru State

In a battle of teams looking for their first win of the season, it came out that the team winning the contest won its first-ever collegiate football game.

Evangel sweeps Peru State

Evangel sweeps Peru State

The night after pulling off a sweep over Missouri Valley, the Peru State volleyball team was swept by Evangel Saturday in Springfield, Mo.
 

Peru State sweeps Missouri Valley

Peru State sweeps Missouri Valley

The Peru State volleyball team did what they were expected to do Friday night and that was to sweep the home team – the Missouri Valley Vikings.

Five former athletes to be inducted into Peru State Hall of Fame

Five former athletes to be inducted into Peru State Hall of Fame

Peru State is pleased to announce that five individuals will be inducted into their Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday and Saturday.

Culver-Stockton drops Peru State

Culver-Stockton drops Peru State

After playing some decent volleyball over the weekend, it turned out to be a very disappointing Tuesday night for Peru State.

Bobcat Golfers Improve 24 Strokes in Second Day of TPC Invite

Bobcat Golfers Improve 24 Strokes in Second Day of TPC Invite

The second day showed a big improvement for the Peru State women's golf team as they participated in the TPC Deere Run Invitational in Silvis, Illinois. The Invite was hosted by William Penn (Iowa) and concluded on Sunday.

Peru State Golf Participating in TPC Deere Run Invite

Peru State Golf Participating in TPC Deere Run Invite

The Peru State women's golf team is getting an opportunity to play on one of the top courses in the country this weekend.

Peru State takes down Baker in five sets

Peru State takes down Baker in five sets

Saturday afternoon Peru State faced Baker (Kan.) in the Al Wheeler Activity Center and captured its second-straight five set win.

Peru State upsets Benedictine

Peru State upsets Benedictine

The Bobcats prevailed in five long sets over the visiting Benedictine (Kan.) Ravens 25-23, 18-25, 25-12, 12-25, 15-11.

William Penn outlasts Peru State in five sets

William Penn outlasts Peru State in five sets

It was anticipated to be a close match and it definitely was one. In the end, the home team won by the closest of margins as William Penn (WPU) topped the Bobcat volleyball team in five in Oskaloosa, Iowa, Tuesday night.

Peru State Sweeps Graceland Triangular

Peru State Sweeps Graceland Triangular

For the first time all season long, the Peru State volleyball team won back-to-back matches.

Peru State Stumbles in Second Half Against Central Methodist, Remains Winless

Peru State Stumbles in Second Half Against Central Methodist, Remains Winless

Central Methodist scored 33 unanswered points in the latter frame to claim a 36-14 victory over the Bobcats.

Peru State Pushes Grand View to Four Sets

Peru State Pushes Grand View to Four Sets

The 12th-ranked Grand View (Iowa) Vikings held off a fired-up Peru State volleyball team Friday night to win their fourth match in a row.

Bowling and men's cross country among new athletic programs at Peru State

Bowling and men's cross country among new athletic programs at Peru State

For the second-straight year, Peru State College will be adding more athletic programs.

Bruins' Brutal Serving Topples Bobcats

Bruins' Brutal Serving Topples Bobcats

The final results had the 14th-ranked Bruins winning 25-16, 25-11, 25-10.

Mount Mercy sweeps Peru State

Mount Mercy sweeps Peru State

The night after the Bobcat volleyball team pulled an upset, the Mount Mercy Mustangs swept Peru State in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Baker Spoils Peru State's Homecoming with Convincing Victory

Baker Spoils Peru State's Homecoming with Convincing Victory

The Peru State football team was defeated 41-14 as they endured a severe weather delay for the second consecutive week.

Peru State upsets Clarke

Peru State upsets Clarke

Earlier in the week, the Bobcat volleyball coaches were trying to figure out how Peru State was going to defeat Clarke on the road Friday night.

Kasbohm Named as a Campbell Football Trophy Semifinalist

Kasbohm Named as a Campbell Football Trophy Semifinalist

Bobcat football quarterback Noah Kasbohm (Nebraska City) is a semifinalist for the 2019 William V. Campbell Trophy as announced by the National Football Foundation (NFF) and College Hall of Fame on Wednesday.

"Selfless, team player with a contagious smile:" Peru State remembers Riley Holstine

"Selfless, team player with a contagious smile:" Peru State remembers Riley Holstine

Riley Holstine passed away Sunday at the age of 20 after a battle with leukemia.

Peru State tight end battling leukemia passes away Sunday

Peru State tight end battling leukemia passes away Sunday

Riley Holstine, a former Mound City High School football player, passed away Sunday after a battle with leukemia.

Concordia Sweeps Peru State

Concordia Sweeps Peru State

After a tight first set, the Concordia Bulldogs were not nice visitors as they easily took care of the Peru State volleyball team in the Al Wheeler Activity Center Saturday afternoon.