Auburn Junior High’s boys cross country team brought home the championship from Saturday’s Class 2A Sectional at Bethalto and qualified for the IESA State Finals this weekend in Normal.
Auburn High School will have two individual qualifiers for this weekend’s Class 1A State Golf Tournaments, Logan Kavish for the boys and Shelby Seiler for the girls.
Talin Kern passed for two touchdowns and ran for two more as Auburn extended its winning streak on Homecoming to 21 straight with a 41-19 victory over Pleasant Plains Friday.
The Auburn Junior High boys cross country team annexed another major meet title with a first place in the Springfield Lincoln Magnet Invitational held in hot conditons Saturday at the University of Illinois-Springfield.
Jackson Kern scored two touchdowns, the first on a game-changing interception return, as the Auburn football Trojans evened their record at 1-1 with a 21-0 shutout win over WFNB Friday at Potts Field.
Cade Culp scored three touchdowns and Kaiden Maurer passed for three more as Maroa-Forsyth rolled to a 58-10 win over Auburn in the season opener Friday, spoiling the debut of new AHS head coach Ryan Gardner.
Auburn High’s boys golf team continued its excellent start to the 2021 season by defeating three teams at Shoal Creek in Raymond Monday. The Trojans have won their last three meets as part of a 9-1 start.
Joey Ruzic of Auburn won the USA Wrestling 16-U Greco-Roman wrestling national championship for Team Illinois in the 106 pound division at the 2021 U.S. Marine Corps 16-U and Junior Nationals at Fargo, North Dakota last week.
Sophomore Dresden Grimm set a new team record for takedowns and senior Dalton King joined the 100 win club for the Auburn High School wrestling team, which completed another fine season with a 22-5 dual meet record.
Joey Ruzic and Dresden Grimm ended the 2021 wrestling season on the medal stand at the Illinois Wrestling Coaches and Officials Association Individual State Finals held last Thursday at the BOS Center in Springfield.
Auburn High had three individual qualifiers for the IHSA Class 1A Boys State Track and Field Finals and all three brought home medals by placing in the top nine at State.
Auburn High qualified four wrestlers for the Illinois Wrestling Coaches Association Individual State Finals with top four finishes at the Class 1A Sectional held at Lawrenceville Saturday.
Auburn High School has qualified 12 wrestlers for the Illinois Wrestling Coaches and Officials Association Sectional to be held this Saturday, June 19, in Lawrenceville.
Auburn High’s boys track team qualified three individuals and one relay team for the IHSA Class 1A State Track and Field Meet from last Friday’s Sectional hosted by Gillespie.
Auburn High School junior Aleese Trimingham qualified for the IHSA Class 1A Girls State Track and Field Meet in two events from last Wednesday’s Sectional at North Mac.
Auburn High’s softball girls walloped Litchfield 11-1 in the first round of the 2A Regional before seeing the season come to an end with a 15-0 loss to Tri-City/Sangamon Valley, the eventual Regional champion. The Lady Trojans ended the year with a 5-13 record.
Jace Eicken’s goal on a long free kick was the difference as the Auburn High girls soccer team won its first game of the 2021 season last Wednesday, 2-1 over Athens.
Jackson Kern and Jacob Rollins were first place winners for the Auburn High boys track and field team at the Sangamo Conference Meet held May 26 at Maroa-Forsyth. The Trojans finished fourth in the nine-team meet with 79 points.
The Auburn School Board accepted the retirement of Auburn High School head football coach Dave Bates and employed Ryan Gardner as the new head coach at a special meeting held Thursday, May 27.
Dave Bates announced his retirement Wednesday after 35 years as head football coach at Auburn High School and will officially tender his resignation at a special meeting of the Auburn school board Thursday, May 27 at 7 p.m.
Earlier this month, Rochester High School announced its annual Student Recognition Award recipients. Top students in each class were honored as well as special award winners, as follows:
Auburn High’s boys track won a four-team meet Friday at Gillespie, scoring 112 points to defeat the host Miners (87), Metro East Lutheran (22) and Bunker Hill (17).
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…