Grapplers open with three dual wins

Jay Schneider,

The New Prague wrestling team hosted an invitational Saturday, Dec. 4 and picked up three straight dual meet victories.

The Trojans defeated Austin (69-12), East Ridge (80-0), and St. Peter (40-27).

Senior Noah Block, sophomore Destiney Lofton, and eighth grader Peyton Elgren each won their first varsity matches.

In the win over Austin, New Prague received seven forfeits and a win by default. Koy Buesgens (132), Colton Bornholdt (152), and Evan Anderson (195) each won by fall.

In the win over East Ridge, the Trojans picked up bonus points in seven of the 14 bouts and received forfeits in the other seven. Lofton (120) won by fall in 1:30 and Block (170) won by fall in 1:44. Other pinners were Buesgens (138), Bornholdt (152), and Evan Farley (160). Tommy Vaughan (113) won by 15-6 major decision as did Luke Dorweiler (145) by a 21-9 score.

In the battle between Section 2AA opponents, New Prague jumped out to a...

To see more on this story pick up the December 9, 2021 print edition of The New Prague Times. 



Suel Printing Company

Copyright © Suel Printing Company
All Rights Reserved
200 Main St E
New Prague, MN 56071

Phone: 952-758-4435
Fax: 952-758-4135

If you would like to receive a FREE digital edition with a paid print subscription please call 952-758-4435.