Princeton girls ready to host 7A tourney game

Fresh off their Granite Ridge championship, the Princeton girls soccer team earned the No. 1 seed for the Section 7A tournament. The Tigers will host No. 8 Duluth Marshall on Saturday, Oct. 13 (1 p.m.) in the section quarterfinals. The Hilltoppers got past No. 9 Grand Rapids 3-1 in the Oct. 11 play-in game.

A victory that day would next get Princeton a home game for the Oct. 16 semifinals. The Section 7A championship will be Oct. 18 (7 p.m.) on Denfeld’s Public Stadium field.

More quarterfinal matchups on Saturday: #2 Hermantown vs #10 Chisago Lakes; #3 Esko vs. #6 North Branch; #4 Cloquet vs. #5 Duluth Denfeld.

Granite Ridge Girls Soccer FINAL: Princeton 9-0-1, 12-2-2; St. Cloud Cathedral 8-2-1, 11-4-1; St. John’s Prep 6-4, 10-6; Zimmerman 3-7, 6-10; Little Falls 2-8, 3-11-1; Becker 0-10, 3-12.

Proctor ends Tiger boys season in 7As
 No. 5 seed Proctor defeated Princeton 5-1 in the Oct. 11 Section 7A boys soccer play-in game. The Tigers closed the season 0-15.
Proctor takes on #4 Chisago Lakes  in Saturday’s quarterfinals. More 7A boys quarterfinal matches are: #1 Duluth Marshall vs. #9 Eveleth; #3 Grand Rapids vs. #6 Cloquet; #2 Duluth Denfeld vs. #10 North Branch.