Nevada senior Andrew Saunders is the Nevada Journal Athlete of the Week. Saunders made 14 receptions for 101 yards and one touchdown for the Nevada football team against Union Friday at La Porte City. His effort helped Nevada put a huge scare in the Class 2A District 7 leader before falling, 23-20. During the game, Saunders became Nevada’s single-season leader for receiving yards with 756 and he tied the record for most touchdown catches in a year with seven. Saunders already had the mark for most receptions in a year and is currently at 59 catches with one game left.