Northfield ends Trojans' season

The New Prague Trojan football team was eliminated Tuesday, Oct. 22, in the first round of the Section 2AAAAA playoffs. Northfield took a 27-7 halftime lead on their way to a 39-7 win. The Trojans' only touchdown came on a 90-yard kickoff return by JT Butler that tied the score at 7-7 midway through the first quarter. New Prague ends its season with a 1-8 record. Northfield will play at Chaska at 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, with Chanhassen playing at Mankato West in the other semifinal game. Read more in the October 24 edition of The New Prague Times.