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Alex boys soccer earns fifth seed in 8A-North tournament

The Alexandria boys’ soccer team got the fifth seed in the 8A-North subsection and will play fourth-seeded East Grand Forks tomorrow night, Thursday, at 7 p.m.

Sartell-St. Stephen is the top seed in the south subsection after going 12-2-2 during the regular season. Hillcrest-Pelican Rapids earned the number one seed in the North with a 14-0-1 record in the regular season.

Alexandria would have to play the winner of top-seeded Hillcrest-Pelican Rapids vs. Walker-Hackensack-Akeley on Saturday at either 1 or 7 p.m. if the Cardinals can get past East Grand Forks.


SEEDS – North – 1. Hillcrest-Pelican Rapids (14-0-1); 2. Detroit Lakes (7-7-1); 3. Bemidji (5-8-1); 4. East Grand Forks (8-7-1); 5. Alexandria (5-9-2); 6. Crookston (3-12-1); 7. Fergus Falls (2-12); 8. WHA-CI-B (0-11)

SOUTH – 1. Sartell-St. Stephen (12-2-2); 2. St. Cloud Apollo (10-3-3); 3. St. Cloud Cathedral (10-2-3); 4. Little Falls (7-8); 5. Becker (7-8); 6. St. John’s Prep (2-11-1; 7. Sauk Rapids-Rice (3-13); 8.

Eric Morken

Eric Morken is the sports and outdoor editor at the Echo Press and Osakis Review newspapers in Douglas County, MN. Follow him on Twitter at echo_sports.

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