On Friday night, the Pilgrims traveled to Peru and defeated the Tigers in a non-conference game 51-43. Peru had two Division I basketball recruits in their line-up. The Pilgrims jumped out to a 16-11 lead at the end of the first quarter and never looked back.
The Pilgrims were lead by the double double of junior forward Josh Anders. He totaled 19 points and 15 rebounds. Junior Cam Eveland totaled 13 points and six rebounds, while sophomore Nick Felke had 12 points and four assists.
The Pilgrims open up NLC play next Friday at The Rock. The Pilgrims host the Northwood Panthers. JV start time is 6:15. WHME has selected the game as The Game of the Week. AM 1050 will also have live coverage of the game starting at approximately 7:00.