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Anna Spanbauer (right) continued her strong play in the Section 8A playoffs by scoring the game's only goal against the Green Wave. (Echo Press photo by Eric Morken)

Alex girls' soccer: Spanbauer, defense send girls to 8A finals

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The Cardinal girls' soccer team used its defense to stay in almost every game through the regular season and nothing has changed in the Section 8A playoffs.


That approach had Alexandria just one game away from the state tournament heading into the section finals last night, Thursday. The Cardinals became the first team to shutout the North's top seed East Grand Forks all season as they won 1-0 to advance to the finals.

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