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New Prague resident named to Augsburg's Hall of Fame
New Prague resident John Mayer, a 1989 alumnus of Augsburg College in Minneapolis, was named to the college's Athletic Hall of Fame during ceremonies on September 25 during Augsburg's Homecoming week.
Mayer excelled in both football and baseball at Augsburg. As a quarterback in football, he was a three-year starter, throwing for 4,237 career yards on 354-for-784 passing-totals all still in the top five in school history. He was a two-year captain and earned All-MIAC honors in 1987.