On Friday September 8th the Butler Bears hosted the Van Horn Falcons. During the first quarter the Bears came out strong, and held their own all the way through the third quarter. As the fourth quarter began the Bears fell short of a win against the then 2-1 Falcons. All though it was a neck and neck game, the Butler Bears ended Friday nights game defeated with a final score of 32-22 in favor of the Van Horn Falcons. The Butler Bears will travel to Ash Grove on Friday night.