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Auburn runner second in Harlem CC Classic

Auburn’s Elle Maculan took second place at Saturday’s Harlem Cross Country Classic at Rock Cut State Park. Maculan ran the 2.5-mile course in 16:02, finishing 19 seconds behind Hampshire’s Sophia Oury. The next highest NIC-10 runner was Boylan’s Lindsey Zimmerman, who run the race in 17:06. Seventy-six runners from six schools competed Saturday. Auburn finished […]

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Auburn’s Bell breaks school rushing record

Senior Daqwuan Bell rushed for 113 yards in Friday night’s 41-0 win over Freeport, breaking a 19-year-old school record in the process. Bell’s night pushed his career rushing total to 2,031 yards. He ran past both Craig Rideout (1,929 yards in 1989 and 1990) and Terrell Goldsmith (1,955 yards in 1995, 1996 and 1997) to […]

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Rivets giving out VanVleet bobbleheads Friday

LOVES PARK – The Rockford Rivets are having a Fred VanVleet bobblehead giveaway Friday night for its game with the Fond du Lac Dock Spiders. The Rivets play in the Northwoods League, the longest running wood bat league for college players. The Rivets were 34-25 heading into Tuesday night’s play Friday’s game starts at 6:35 […]

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Keep up with Auburn boxer’s excellent German adventure

Auburn senior Angel Martinez is in Germany as part of Team USA in an international boxing tournament that runs from Aug. 1 through Aug. 5. Martinez is documenting his experiences in a blog for the Rockford Area Convention & Visitors Bureau. It’s been a big year for the most decorated Rockford amateur since Kenny Gould […]

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Keeping up with your coaches: Bryan Ott

If any coach in the Rockford Public Schools has become an institution, it is Bryan Ott at Auburn. He is entering his 19th season as varsity basketball coach. It took seven years for the Knights to have a winning season under the 1985 Hononegah graduate. Beginning in the 2006-2007 season, Auburn has won at least […]

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Keeping up with your coaches: Jan Ford

Many coaches have the calling at a young age. Some fill a need and stick with it. That’s the story of Jan Ford, the varsity girls volleyball coach at Auburn. The Inglewood, California-native began coaching because her daughter’s middle school needed a volleyball coach. She has stuck with it for nine seasons, the past four […]

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Auburn senior adds another impressive boxing title

Rockford Auburn’s Angel Martinez added a Junior Olympics title to his growing array of medals. Martinez won a USA Boxing National Championship back in December in Kansas City then followed it up with a National Golden Gloves title in Lafayette, Louisiana, in May. This past weekend, he was in Charleston, South Carolina, for the 2017 […]

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Keeping up with your coaches: Martin Contreras

Marty Contreras is a 1994 Auburn high school graduating who is now the head girls cross country coach and assistant boys and girls track and field coach at his alma mater. Here’s a little more about Marty: Full-time Job: Para-professional at Haskell Elementary Family: The Daskams: Emma 6, Hailey 5, Molly 2 months, Bella 2, […]

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Keeping up with your coaches: Kevin Anderson

Kevin Anderson is a 1985 Rockford West graduate who just finished his second year running the track program at Auburn, Rockford’s only remaining public high school on the west side. Here’s a little more about Kevin: Full-time Job: Student Advocate in Families in Transition program for the Rockford Public Schools. Family: Two sons, Keaton Anderson […]

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2017 Auburn football schedule

Date Game Aug. 25 Auburn at Freeport Sept. 1 East at Auburn Sept. 8 Boylan at Auburn Sept. 15 Auburn at Belvidere North Sept. 22 Belvidere at Auburn Sept. 29 Jefferson at Auburn Oct. 6 Auburn at Hononegah Oct. 13 Auburn at Harlem Oct. 20 Guilford at Auburn

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