PERU – Peru State volleyball coach Laurie Schroeder has announced her second recruiting class for the upcoming fall. The list of incoming players includes eight freshmen and two seniors who will join the nine returners in August to prepare for the upcoming season.
The freshmen are Cheyenne Birkle (Holden, Mo.), a 5-5 defensive specialist/libero who played at Holden HS, Sarah Brown (Seward), a 5-6 outside who played at Seward HS, Hannah Burianek (Lincoln), a 5-7 setter who played at Lincoln HS, Alyssa Childers (Lincoln), a 5-10 middle who played at Lincoln HS, Alexis Cox (Brighton, Colo.), a 5-7 defensive specialist/libero who played at Eagle Ridge Academy, Rylee Pieper (Western), a 5-9 outside who played at Meridian HS, Pyper Roseberry(LaVista), a 5-9 middle who played at Ralston HS, and Arianna Waschkowski (Bellevue) a 5-6 defensive specialist/libero who played at Bellevue East HS.
Coach Schroeder is pleased with her first four Bobcat recruits. She stated, “I am excited to start our 2018 season with a talented group of newcomers! They will challenge our returners while learning from them how to compete in a tough Heart conference. I can’t wait to see them grow through the season!”
The Bobcats will begin practice on Monday, August 6. They will host early scrimmages on Sunday, August 12, against Highland (Kan.) CC at 11:15 a.m. and Southeast CC at 12:30 p.m. No admission will be taken.
They will open their regular season on the road against Midland in Fremont on August 22 at 7 p.m.