ALLIANCE

Name: Jayce Bauer

Grade: Senior

Parents: Ben and Ammie Bauer

Reason selected: In his first time starting as running back this year, Bauer rushed for 122 yards and three touchdowns in a win over Gering last week.

How did you learn to play football? From my uncle, Jeremy, and my father, Ben Bauer. They both got me into the sport and taught me everything I know about it.

Best memory with football? When we made playoffs my freshman year. The atmosphere was a moment I'll never forget.

Any pre-game rituals or superstitions? I eat a good meal before I head to the locker room, then I organize my uniform in my locker. I plug my earbuds in and listen to music, then get taped. After that, I say a prayer to myself before I head to the field.

Any pets? One dog named Harley.

Dream vacation? Bahamas.

Favorite restaurant? Buffalo Wild Wings.

Dram job? Athletic trainer.

Role model? Danny Woodhead just by the way he carried himself as a person and how he played the game of football.

HEMINGFORD

Name: Jacob Clouse

Grade: Junior

Parents: Chris and Amy Clouse.

Reason selected: Clouse recorded back-to-back personal-best times over the last week, capped with a 19-minute run at conference.

Best memory with the sport? Going to state freshman year.

Any pre-race rituals or superstitions? We have crazy break-offs.

Any pets? Yes, many.

Dream vacation? Germany.

Favorite restaurant? Wonderful Kitchen.

Dream job? Physical educator.

Role model? All my coaches.

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