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Auburn’s Nevenhoven dominates tennis sectional

MACHESNEY PARK – Auburn sophomore Belen Nevenhoven is rolling into her second straight IHSA state tennis tournament. Nevenhoven dominated the IHSA Class 2A Machesney Park Harlem sectional Saturday, winning the championship in the cold over Belvidere North senior Caroline Park, 6-0, 6-1.  District 205 girls tennis is deep in young talent. Fellow Auburn sophomore Paris […]

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Auburn wins three out of five NIC-10 tennis titles

Auburn sophomore Belen Nevenhoven dominated Saturday, winning her second straight NIC-10 No. 1 singles title without losing more than one game in any of her matches. She was joined in the champion’s circle at Boylan High School by fellow sophomore, Paris Thompson, who won No. 2 singles by beating Belvidere’s Beau DeGennaro, 6-4, 6-2, and […]

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East’s Lake, Auburn’s Sanders nearing school football records

East’s Tayveon Lake is running away with the NIC-10 rushing title and has his sights squarely set on the East single-season rushing record. Through six games, Lake has run for 1,019 yards on just 97 carries, a remarkable 10.5-yards-per-rush, with 13 touchdowns. Lake leads the conference by 239 yards and has four more rushing TDs […]

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Auburn’s Anderson was a difference-maker in two sports

Bobby Anderson is being inducted into the RPS 205 Athletics Hall of Fame in February. It’s a deserving award for an athlete who was Auburn’s greatest point guard – until Fred VanVleet came along – and an even better football player. Anderson thrived for four years in the Big 10 as a defensive back at […]

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Auburn golfers advance to sectionals

Rockford Auburn’s golf team took third place Tuesday at the Rockford Jefferson regional, advancing to the Palatine sectional in the IHSA Class 3A tournament. Adam Kuhar led the Knights with a 78, Zeke Stockton fired an 81, Nollan Sliva an 86 and Alex Ferry a 90 for a score of 335. That was good enough […]

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Auburns pulls off volleyball upset

The Auburn Knights showed real progress last night, knocking off the Vikings at Guilford, 25-17, 25-18. Guilford has finished first or second in the NIC-10 the past three seasons. The win by Auburn was its third in conference play. Guilford is in a tie for Harlem for third place in the conference at 8-5. The […]

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Register Star highlights Cushing’s quest to make Auburn history

Rockford Register Star reporter Jay Taft highlighted the rapid improvement of Auburn swimmer Ali Cushing. Diver Carrie Zarse won three state titles from 1988 to 1991, but no Auburn girls swimmer has ever advanced to state. Click here to read Taft’s piece, “Ali Cushing swims to become Auburn’s first female state qualifier.”

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Auburn’s Wartell wins 3K run at Winnebago’s Schmidt Invitational

Taylor Wartell and Isabella Roethle finished first and second to lead Auburn to a win in the Schmidt Invitational three kilometer open division this past weekend. Wartell ran the race 12:57.0 and Roethle in 13:32.9. Their finishes helped Auburn finish ahead of Winnebago in the six teams in that division. Lillian McQueeny also was top […]

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Auburn wins Martinetti Cup

Rockford Auburn ran away with the Fourth Annual Don Martinetti Cup this past Saturday. Zeke Stockton was the low scorer of the entire event with an 80, followed by Adam Kuhar’s 82. Alex Ferry also broke 90 for the Knights, who shot a team total of 341. Guilford was second with a 389. Conner Knuth […]

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Cushing takes 200-free title at Freeport Invitational

FREEPORT – Auburn sophomore Ali Cushing was the top District 205 performer in Saturday’s Freeport girls swimming invitational. Cushing, who already has set a couple of school records this year, won the 200-yard freestyle with a time of 2:02.67. Cushing also teamed up with freshman Courtney Estes, junior Lydia Przytulski and junior Kristen Zuzga to […]

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