Six inducted into AHS Hall of Fame

Six former athletes were inducted into the Austin Hall of Fame at halftime of Friday night’s Austin Packers boys basketball game against Faribault. Those honored were Col. John R. Lund, Jason Smith, Wesley Hompe, Robert Anhorn (accepted by daughter Nancy Zahn), Gerald Hoilien (accepted by daughter Kate Hoilien) and John Higgins. Eric Johnson/photodesk@austindailyherald.com

Six former athletes were inducted into the Austin Hall of Fame at halftime of Friday night’s Austin Packers boys basketball game against Faribault. Those honored were Col. John R. Lund, Jason Smith, Wesley Hompe, Robert Anhorn (accepted by daughter Nancy Zahn), Gerald Hoilien (accepted by daughter Kate Hoilien) and John Higgins. Eric Johnson/photodesk@austindailyherald.com

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