WILLMAR -- The Brainerd Warrior girls' soccer team finished another successful regular season Tuesday with a 2-0 Central Lakes Conference victory over the Willmar Cardinals.
Kelly Rosenthal and Megan Bates scored in the first half and Melissa Hanson had four saves in goal for the Warriors.
The Warriors finished the regular season 14-1-1 overall (excluding forfeits for using an ineligible player), 12-0-1 in conference play (excluding forfeits). Brainerd has lost only one conference game in two seasons.
Brainerd will play the Elk River-Buffalo winner in the Section 8, Class 2A semifinals 4 p.m. Tuesday at Southdale Field in Baxter.
Brainerd 2 0 - 2
Willmar 0 0 - 0
First half -- Brd, Kelly Rosenthal (Aani Rangen) 37:00, Brd, Megan Bates (unassisted) 39:49
Second half -- No scoring
Shots on goal -- Brd 24; Will 4
Goalkeepers -- Brd Melissa Hanson (4 saves), Will (22 Saves)
Conference -- Brd 4-9-0 (12-0-1 excluding forfeits). Overall -- Brd 4-12-0 (14-1-1 excluding forfeits). Next game -- Brainerd vs. Elk River-Buffalo winner in section semifinals 4 p.m. Tuesday at Baxter.
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