Somerset's Praschak places third at state
MADISON - Somerset's Max Praschak concluded his prep wrestling his season with a third place finish at the 71st WIAA State Individual Wrestling Tournament on Saturday.
Wrestling at 182 pounds in Division 2, Praschak wrestled in placing matches this morning and afternoon after losing in the semifinals last night.
Praschak won his first match 9-6 over Brodhead/Juda's Gavin Baade and then defeated Wittenberg-Birnamwood's August Pelinski by a 2-1 score in the third place match.
Praschak finished his junior season with a 39-4 overall record and is the first state place winner coached by Trent Larrieu in his first season as Spartan head coach.