Rice Lake Warrior soccer

Rice Lake's Ella Weber lines up a shot in Thursday's 10-0 win over Altoona/Fall Creek to open Division 3 regional play. The Warriors went on to claim the regional title in Saturday's 2-0 win over Hayward, with Weber scoring both goals.

The Rice Lake Warriors will be on their home field for a third straight WIAA girls soccer tournament game when they host Ashland in a Division 3 sectional semifinal on Thursday, June 6. Game time is 7 p.m. on Pug Lund Field at Rice Lake High School.

The No. 1-seeded Warriors won the regional title Saturday with a 2-0 win over No. 4 Hayward. Also claiming a regional title Saturday was No. 2 Ashland with a 3-0 win over Somerset.

In Thursday's other sectional semifinal, No. 2 Medford will play No. 1 Lakeland at Minocqua. Thursday's winners meet for the sectional title and trip to state on Saturday, June 8, at 1 p.m. in Somerset.

Rice Lake is looking for its third straight trip to state. The Warriors and Thursday's foe Ashland have not played each other this season.

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