Soccer: Seedings for Section 4AA tourney released


Seedings for the Section 4AA boys’ and girls’ soccer tournaments were released on Sunday and Stillwater will host quarterfinal games on Thursday at Pony Stadium.

The Stillwater boys (11-1-4) received the No. 2 seed and will host seventh-seeded St. Paul Central at 7 p.m. North St. Paul, which is ranked first in the state coaches poll, is the top seed and will host eighth-seeded White Bear Lake, a 1-0 winner over Tartan in Tuesday’s first-round game. Cretin-Derham Hall is the No. 3 seed and Woodbury received the No. 4 seed.

Semifinal games are scheduled for Saturday.

The Stillwater girls (10-4-2) are seeded No. 3 and will host sixth-seeded East Ridge on Thursday at 5 p.m. The Ponies defeated the Raptors 3-0 in a Suburban East Conference game on Sept. 11.

White Bear Lake, which clipped the Ponies in Thursday’s regular season finale to win the Suburban East Conference championship, is the No. 1 seed. Woodbury is seeded second and Mahtomedi is the No. 4 seed.



Thursday’s quarterfinals

#8 White Bear Lake at #1 North St. Paul

#5 East Ridge at #4 Woodbury

#6 Hill-Murray at #3 Cretin-Derham Hall

#7 St. Paul Central at #2 Stillwater



Thursday’s quarterfinals

#9 Tartan at #1 White Bear Lake

#5 Cretin-Derham Hall at #4 Mahtomedi

#6 East Ridge at #3 Stillwater

#7 Hill-Murray at #2 Woodbury