The Peru State bowling coaching staff will be hosting tryouts for both their women’s and men’s team on Sunday, April 11. The tryouts will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Bowldog Alley in Auburn – the home practice facility for the teams.
Nearly 20 boys are out for baseball this spring at Auburn High School. In addition, the Bulldogs will have a new head coach in 2021. Tommy Grafton is the new head coach, assisted by Brian Maher, and Bryce Roth.
Friday and Saturday, March 19 and 20, the Auburn Bulldogs began the baseball season dropping decisions to Crete and Beatrice.
THE REIGNING CHAMPS of the Auburn Alumni Basketball Tournament is the 1998-2005 team. They took down five teams to win the title. Back row, from left: Derek Hemmingsen, Phillip Barr, Steve Vanderkamp, Kevin Burgert, Jay Burgert and Jordan Peterson. Front row, from left: Kevin Smith, Trevor Eickhoff, Shawn Wehenkel, Boo Wehenkel and Lance Gulizia. Not pictured is Nick Shaw. Nemaha County Herald photos by Kendall Neiman
THE AUBURN Bulldogs bring home their third consecutive Class C-1 state championship trophy. Auburn is the second Class C-1 school to three-peat as state boys’ basketball titlists since Class C was split into two divisions in 1984. Hastings St. Cecilia took back-to-back-to-back crowns from 2008 through 2010.