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Franklin Ceballos guides Baja Sur down the stretch to a dominating victory in the six-furlong $50,000 Auburn Stakes at Emerald Downs on Sunday. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Baja Sur sets record in $50,000 Auburn Stakes

Wright-trained, undefeated gelding is sharp in season debut, breaks stake record for six furlongs

  • May 20, 2019
Franklin Ceballos guides Baja Sur down the stretch to a dominating victory in the six-furlong $50,000 Auburn Stakes at Emerald Downs on Sunday. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Lions ace Weeldreyer chosen NPSL Olympic’s Most Valuable Pitcher

Auburn Mountainview’s Nathan Weeldreyer was selected the North Puget Sound League Olympic Division’s Most Valuable Pitcher. Weeldreyer, a hard-throwing right-hander who is bound for Purdue,… Continue reading

  • May 17, 2019

Reporter honors the Trojans’ Bakari, Rose

Auburn High School’s Bakari Bakari, track and field, is the Auburn Reporter’s Male Athlete of the Week. Q: What is your favorite subject in school?… Continue reading

  • May 17, 2019
Fuzzy Dolphin begins his 2019 campaign. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Sophomores are center stage in $50,000 Auburn Stakes

Baja Sur leads nine-horse field Sunday

  • May 17, 2019
Fuzzy Dolphin begins his 2019 campaign. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Ferris bumps Auburn Mountainview from 4A state playoffs | Boys soccer

Caden Martin scored two goals and Jadon Bowton delivered a shutout as Ferris of Spokane bounced Auburn Mountainview 3-0 in the first round of the… Continue reading

  • May 16, 2019

Auburn’s top athletes ready for the district test

Meet at Sumner is the final step to the state championships | PHOTOS

Imua Football League slates youth select team tryouts.

The Imua Football League is hosting youth select team tryouts in the area for athletes ages 9-14. Learn more at imuafootball.com. Tryouts are at: •… Continue reading

  • May 13, 2019

I’ll miss Doug Baldwin the player, but I’ll miss the man more

I witnessed ‘Contemplative Doug,’ not ‘Angry Doug,’ in my time covering the Seahawks.

  • May 13, 2019
Mucho Amor, with Juan Hernandez up, romps to a six-length victory in the $50,000 Seattle Stakes for 3-year-old fillies at Emerald Downs on Sunday. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Mucho Amor captures $50,000 Seattle Stakes

Northwest newcomer Mucho Amor delivered a sensational Emerald Downs’ debut Sunday, romping to a six-length victory over Alittlelesstalk in the $50,000 Seattle Stakes for 3-year-old… Continue reading

  • May 13, 2019
Mucho Amor, with Juan Hernandez up, romps to a six-length victory in the $50,000 Seattle Stakes for 3-year-old fillies at Emerald Downs on Sunday. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Trojans fall to Bears in league title showdown

Auburn takes No. 2 seed to district playoffs; Auburn Riverside also advances

Auburn Mountainview’s Anthony Gonzales was at his best Wednesday, throwing a school-record 185 feet to take the NPSL javelin title. RACHEL CIAMPI, Auburn Reporter

Lions’ Gonzales takes javelin title with school-record toss

Auburn Mountainview’s Anthony Gonzales captured the javelin event with a record-breaking toss at the North Puget Sound League track and field meet at Auburn Memorial… Continue reading

  • May 11, 2019
Auburn Mountainview’s Anthony Gonzales was at his best Wednesday, throwing a school-record 185 feet to take the NPSL javelin title. RACHEL CIAMPI, Auburn Reporter
Twilight racing returns Friday, with first post at 6:30 p.m. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Seattle sprint launches stakes season on Sunday

Also, Longacres Mile champion Barkley faces defending Horse of the Meeting Sippin Fire in the undercard

  • May 10, 2019
Twilight racing returns Friday, with first post at 6:30 p.m. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Lions stay on top as All-City champions

Auburn Mountainview boys shine with speed; league meet up next

Vote for the Auburn Reporter’s Athletes of the Year

Online contest features Auburn HS, Auburn Riverside and Auburn Mountainview students.

  • May 10, 2019

Reporter honors the Lions’ Huizar, Fieser

Auburn Mountainview High School’s Julian Huizar, soccer, is the Auburn Reporter’s Male Athlete of the Week. Q: What is your favorite subject in school? A:… Continue reading

  • May 9, 2019

Curtis ousts Auburn Mountainview 7-5

Curtis pulled out a 7-5 victory over Auburn Mountainview on Wednesday at Kent Memorial Park, eliminating the Lions from the district playoffs. Bret Shellgren’s RBI… Continue reading

  • May 9, 2019

Auburn-powered boys basketball team to play in China this summer

Ryan Hansen was playing basketball at Auburn High School in 1995 when he got the chance to join a travelling team for a 10-day visit… Continue reading

Auburn Riverside’s Ty Emmons delivers a pitch during district playoff action against Bellarmine Prep on Saturday. MARK KLAAS, Auburn Reporter

Bellarmine Prep ousts Auburn Riverside

Danny Anderson threw a shutout and Tim Jensen homered in a six-run fifth inning as Bellarmine Prep defeated Auburn Riverside 10-0 to eliminate the Ravens… Continue reading

Auburn Riverside’s Ty Emmons delivers a pitch during district playoff action against Bellarmine Prep on Saturday. MARK KLAAS, Auburn Reporter

Reporter honors the Ravens’ MacNeill, Heilborn and Kim

Auburn Riverside High School’s Reis MacNeill, soccer, is the Auburn Reporter’s Male Athlete of the Week. Q: What is your favorite subject in school? A:… Continue reading

  • May 6, 2019
Franklin Ceballos guides Best of Me to victory in the $21,500 Muckleshoot Casino Purse for older fillies and mares Sunday at Emerald Downs. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Best of Me looks sharp in Northwest debut

Ceballos posts three wins, including $21,500 Muckleshoot Casino Purse

  • May 6, 2019
Franklin Ceballos guides Best of Me to victory in the $21,500 Muckleshoot Casino Purse for older fillies and mares Sunday at Emerald Downs. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO