Former Barr Middle School coach/teacher Dan Traudt passes away

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (KSNB) - Former Barr Middle School coach/teacher Dan Traudt passed away at the age of 72.

Dan Traudt coached and taught at Barr Middle School for over 30 years. Leading students to success on the court/field, and in the classroom.

Traudt coached and taught at the school for over 30 years.

Leading his football and basketball teams to 25 Great Plains Championships, including five undefeated seasons on the basketball court.

Traudt was also very well known as a high school referee.