Soccer: Elk girls face Minnetonka, Elk boys face Edina, at state

The Elk River girls will face Minnetonka and the boys will face Edina in the state soccer tournaments.

The girls will play at St. Cloud State at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday and the boys will play at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Park-Cottage Grove.

Neither Elk team was among the five seeded in a vote of coaches. Top-seeded teams are the Minneapolis Southwest boys and the Burnsville girls.



Quarterfinals Thursday, Oct. 24

At Chisago Lakes

Andover (14-4-1) vs. No. 1 Minneapolis Southwest (16-1-1), 5:30 p.m.

No. 4 North St. Paul (17-11) vs. No. 5 Prairie Seeds Academy (14-0), 7:30 p.m.


At Park-Cottage Grove

Owatonna (15-1-2) vs. No. 3 Eastview (13-3-1), 5:30 p.m.

Elk River-Zimmerman (13-3-3) vs. No. 2 Edina (14-2-3), 7:30 p.m.


Semifinals at Metrodome, Monday, Oct. 28

Upper bracket winners, 4 p.m.

Lower bracket winners, 6 p.m.


State finals at Metrodome, Thursday, Oct.30

Third-place game, 4 p.m.

Championship game, 6 p.m.



Quarterfinals Wednesday, Oct. 23

At Park-Cottage Grove

Andover (10-8-1) vs. No. 1 Burnsville (16-0-3), 5:30 p.m.

No. 4 Lakeville North (13-2-3) vs. No. 5 Mahtomedi (17-1-1), 7:30 p.m.


At St. Cloud State

Elk River (10-6-3) vs. No. 3 Minnetonka (14-2-2), 5:30 p.m.

Eden Prairie (11-5-2) vs. No. 2 Mounds View (18-0), 7:30 p.m.


Semifinals at Metrodome, Tuesday, Oct. 29

Upper bracket winners, noon

Lower bracket winners, 2 p.m.


State finals at Metrodome, Friday, Oct. 31

Third-place game, 8 a.m.

Championship game, 3 p.m.