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Somerset's Austin Bushinger (36) breaks a tackle on a punt return against Bloomer.

Somerset earns fourth trip to WIAA state championship football game

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All season long, the Somerset football seniors have said they wanted to play to the last day possible in their final season.

The only way that would be possible was to reach the WIAA state championship game. The Spartans accomplished that feat, winning a gritty defensive battle with Bloomer in the Division 4 state semifinal game, 18-13, on Friday in Chippewa Falls.


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Dave Newman
Dave Newman has been the sports editor at the New Richmond News since 1988. He has covered the action in the Middle Border Conference, Dunn-St. Croix Conference and Big Rivers Conference for nearly 30 years.
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