The Auburn High School wrestling team has started the 2021 season by winning five of its first six matches. The Trojans swept Beardstown and Hillsboro in a triangular meet Thursday at home, then went 3-1 in Saturday’s Lincoln Duals.
It was Senior Night Friday, so it was appropriate that career best games from seniors Timmy Stewart, Parker Thomason and Connor Tripp helped Auburn snap a three-game losing streak with a 38-17 win over Pittsfield.
The Auburn High volleyball girls got 12 kills from Marley Smith and nine digs from Lucy Madaus to notch their second win of the season last Tuesday, 25-20, 25-16 over Pawnee.
Marley Smith slammed nine kills and Maty Dambacher had 15 assists to lead the Auburn High volleyball girls to their first win of the season Monday at Concord Triopia, 25-21, 25-20.
North Mac broke open a close game with touchdowns on its first two drives of the 2nd half and went on to knock off Auburn 23-9 Friday at Potts Field. The Trojans will take a 1-1 record into this Friday’s matchup at Athens, a 7 p.m. kickoff.
Tim Stewart connected with Connor Tripp on three touchdown passes and ran for another score as Auburn topped WFNB 35-6 in the 2021 season opener Friday at New Berlin.
Amanda O’Rourke is the new head coach of the Auburn High School volleyball team. The Lady Trojans opened the belated 2021 season Wednesday against Pleasant Plains and will host Williamsville in the home opener Thursday (tonight) at 6 p.m.
Auburn avenged a 55-34 loss at New Berlin four days earlier by bouncing back to defeat the Pretzels 47-41 in the fifth place game of the Waverly Tournament Saturday. The Trojans went 3-1 in the tournament to conclude the season with an 11-7 record.
Auburn climbed back over the .500 mark at 7-6 on the year with back-to-back home wins, Saturday over Calvary (61-38) and Tuesday over Illini Central (60-47).
The Auburn High girls cross country team continued the greatest season in the history of the program by winning the championship of the Class 1A Regional at Petersburg Porta Saturday. Auburn scored 46 points to win the 10-team Regional by a slim four-point margin over Sacred Heart-Griffin (5…
Auburn wrapped up the girls Sangamo Conference cross country title with its eighth straight triangular meet win Saturday at Michael J. Potts Memorial Field.
Auburn won the girls Sangamo Conference cross country championship Saturday, finishing the season with a 16-0 record in triangular meets. Team members are, front (left tor right): Karmyn Flesch, Jessica Helms, Emma West; middle: Maggie Lamb, Jasmine Brown, Katie Pace, Rylee Chelbian, Alexa M…
The Auburn High School girls golf team qualified for the Class 1A Sectional for the fourth consecutive year with a runner-up finish at the Regional held at Lake Shore Golf Course in Taylorville last Wednesday. The Lady Trojans shot a 367 total to trail only Sacred Heart-Griffin in the 13-tea…
Auburn Junior High’s boys cross country team put an exclamation point on an unbeaten season by winning the team title of the Class 2A Sectional at Bethalto Saturday. The Jr. Trojans didn’t just win, they swept the first five places to score a perfect 15 points and blow away the rest of the f…
Auburn High’s girls golf team won the Lady Viper Invitational held Saturday at Terry Park in Palmyra. The Lady Trojans shot a 184 total to win the title by four strokes over Williamsville. The tournament was shortened to nine holes due to rain.
Auburn High’s boys golf team went to 5-3 on the season with a narrow second place finish behind Lincolnwood in a four-team meet Monday at Shoal Creek in Raymond. Auburn shot a 162 total to finish one stroke behind the host Lancers (161) and ahead of Carlinville (193) and Mt. Olive (201).
After first being terminated due to COVID-19, then reinstated less than a week later, the junior high sports season is scheduled to get underway Saturday, August 15.
Three Auburn Junior High wrestlers have qualified for the IESA Class A State Finals at DeKalb by placing in the top four at the East Peoria Sectional held Saturday.
The Auburn High School wrestling team completed a historic season by finishing fourth in the IHSA Class 1A State Dual Team Wrestling Finals Saturday at Bloomington.
The Auburn Trojans had displayed a knack for the late comeback this season, such as the coming from six points down with :51 left to beat Calvary 51-49, and overcoming a 58-50 deficit with 1:17 left to stun North Mac, 61-59.
The best season in the history of the Auburn High wrestling program got even better Tuesday at as the Trojans qualified for the Dual Team State Finals by demolishing Benton 66-18 in the 1A Sectional at Shelbyville.
Auburn will be well represented at the IHSA Class 1A State Individual Wresting Finals once again as the Trojans qualified seven wrestlers from the Sectional hosted by Vandalia last weekend.
The Auburn Lady Trojans advanced to the finals of the Class 2A Regional at Doglio Gym with two wins before falling to top-seeded Pleasant Plains 51-28 in the championship game Saturday.
Auburn High School qualified 11 wrestlers for the Class 1A Individual Sectional at Vandalia with top three finishes at the Regional hosted by Jacksonville ISD at MacMurray College Saturday.
Talin Kern scored 16 of his 19 points in the 2nd half to lead the Auburn 8th grade boys past top-seeded Camp Point Central for the Class 3A Regional title here Saturday.
Auburn won the championship at the Class 1A Individual Regional at Jacksonville Saturday, the Trojans’ third Regional title in the last five years. Team members include, front (L-R): Colby Willhite, Dresden Grimm, Gage Lopez, Mikel Ent, Bryce Freer, Colin Willhite, Dalton King; back: Coach G…
Led by individual firsts from Charlie Patterson and Kalique Edwards, the Auburn High wrestling team took third place in the Rich Lovellette Invitational at Litchfield Saturday.
The Auburn High School wrestling team established a new school record for dual wins in a season by sweeping Shelbyville and Carlinville last Thursday at Doglio Gym.
The Auburn High wrestling team will host a four-team meet against Carlinville, Shelbyville and Mt. Olive at Doglio Gym Thursday (tonight) at 5 p.m. with a chance to make history.
Auburn High’s wrestling team continued their great season with a third place finish in the loaded Princeton Invitational over the weekend, the best finish ever by the Trojans at the PIT.
The Auburn High wrestling team lived up to its top ten state ranking with a fifth place finish in the 60-team Abe’s Rumble held Friday and Saturday at the BOS Center in Springfield.
Auburn’s bid for its first title at the Waverly Holiday Tournament in ten years was derailed with a 48-45 upset loss to Jacksonville Routt in the second round Friday. But the Trojans bounced back to post narrow wins over South County (49-44) and North Mac (54-45) to bring home fifth place.
Major award winners at the December 18 Auburn High School football banquet were, left to right: Connor Tripp, Gavin Hewitt, Drake Lewis, Tyrus Thomason, Parker Thomason, Charlie Patterson and Colin DuBois. Hewitt, Lewis and T. Thomason shared the Parola Hey Boy Award for conditioning, and T.…
The Auburn Trojans had nine individual placers and scored 227 points to bring home the team title from the Rex Avery Invitational held Saturday at Petersburg Porta.