Four Trojans advance to state wrestling meet; Cardinals beat Trojans for 3rd place; Deutsch wins 4 gymnastics medals

Four members of the New Prague High School wrestling team earned a trip to the state Class AA wrestling Tournament, to be held at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul beginning Thursday.

Two Trojans, Travis Rutt (135 pounds) and Caleb Lines (160) won section championships at the Section 2AA meet in Mankato Saturday. Two others, Eric Olson (152) and Jake Schoenecker (215) placed second. The top two place winners at each weight advance to state. Rutt and Lines are sophomores, Olson and Schoenecker are seniors.

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