Locals participate in the River Battle Bowl


Proud Coaches, Kam Lenhart and Mike Fisher stand with their players after the River Battle Bowl. Photo Courtesy of Trent Grizzle.

Trent Grizzle and Adam Wasserman both seniors at Fairbury played with Team Nebraska against Team Iowa on Saturday in the annual River Bowl Battle. This is a football game played between a group of top players from Nebraska and Iowa. The game was held at Treynor High School in Iowa. Team Iowa beat Team Nebraska 21-3. Adam Wasserman ’18 was named Defensive MVP of the game for Team Nebraska.

“The game was really fun. All of the linemen formed a quick bond,” Trent Grizzle ’18 said, “The experience was amazing, I felt like I was playing college ball, it made me excited for the next stage of my career.”