New Richmond defeated at WIAA boys soccer state tournament


The New Richmond boys knew they faced a task of gigantic proportions when they faced nationally-ranked Whitefish Bay in the opening game of the 2017 WIAA State Boys Soccer Championships in Milwaukee on Thursday.

The Tigers put together a stellar effort, but were defeated by Whitefish Bay, 5-0, in the Division 2 state semifinal game on Thursday.

The loss finishes the Tigers' season with an 18-8-2 record. Whitefish Bay advances to Saturday's state championship game with a 20-0 record.