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Somerset fullback Max Praschak (29) breaks outside for a substantial gain during the second half of the Spartans’ 14-7 win at Ellsworth on Friday.(

Somerset football plays in state football semifinals on Friday


The Somerset football team has the chance to play in its third straight WIAA state championship game.

The Spartans advanced to the WIAA Division 4 state semifinal game by using a flawless performance to win at Ellsworth last Friday, 14-7. The Spartans will face Winneconne in the state semifinals this Friday. The semifinal game will be played at 7 p.m. this Friday in Marshfield.

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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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