Youth wrestlers qualify for state meet
Groups of youth wrestlers from New Richmond, Somerset and St. Croix Central have qualified to compete this weekend at the 2013 WWF Kids Folkstyle State Tournament. Kids Folkstyle state regionals were held on March 9 at River Falls High School. New Richmond state qualifiers are Dylan Minke, seventh grade; Bryce Younger, eighth grade; Alex Schmidt, eighth grade and Jake LaVenture, sixth grade; Brandon Dennis, fifth grade and Hunter Schutte, third grade. Somerset has three wrestlers who have qualified for state: Abby Bushinger, Preston Anez and Austin Anez. St. Croix Central wrestlers who earned spots in the state lineup are: Myah Olson, sixth grade; Jake Nyhagen, eighth grade; Jordan Winegar, eighth grade and Parker Shackleton, fourth grade.