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Emerald Downs purses boosted for 2015 season

Overnight purses will be up 20 percent when the 20th season of live racing begins April 18. - Courtesy photo/Reed Palmer, Emerald Downs
  • Dec 19, 2014 at 3:00PM updated at 5:09PM

Average daily purse distribution will increase approximately 20 percent for the 2015 live racing season at Emerald Downs.

 

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Auburn slips by Auburn Riverside 90-86 | Prep boys swimming and diving

  • Dec 19, 2014 at 3:14PM

The Auburn Trojans held off the Auburn Riverside boys swimming and diving team on Thursday with a 90-86 score. Ben Schwab was the winner of two events for the Trojans, capturing first in the 200-yard individual medley with a 2 minute, 34.08 second finish and first in the 100 butterfly with a 1:20.01.

Auburn High honors Shelton, retires his jersey number

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 1:00PM updated at 3:17PM

Students at Auburn High School got a heckuva big treat last Friday – University of Washington senior gridiron standout Danny Shelton, a 2011 Auburn graduate.

Menlo College's Grad, a former Raven, named Cliff Harris Award finalist

  • Dec 12, 2014 at 11:00AM updated Dec 17, 2014 at 3:04PM

Menlo College's Cam Grad, a former three-sport star at Auburn Riverside, has been named a finalist for the second annual Cliff Harris Award presented to the nation's top small college defensive player.

Auburn grapplers power by Auburn Riverside 65-12 | Prep wrestling

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 1:59PM

Auburn beat district-rival Auburn Riverside in dual wrestling action this past Wednesday, 65-12. The Trojans earned wins from 120-pound Drew Aplin, who beat Raven Evan Polkow with a pin at the 4-minute, 49-second mark, and from 126-pound Balteer Rana, who pinned Noah Afeto at 4:43.

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