Coming off a 3-0 quarterfinal thumping of St. Louis Park, the boys move into the 6AA semi-finals against top-seeded Wayzata. The Millers play the Trojans at 3:00pm, October 17, at Wayzata High School.

Section 6AA Semifinal

October 17, 2015 • 3:00pm • Wayzata High School

1 2 Final
Wayzata Trojans 0 1 1
Washburn Millers 0 2 2
Washburn Goals: M. Taylor; J. Louis • Match Photos on Flickr

From the Match Preview

The Millers are now 9-4-3 overall for regular and post-season play, defeating fifth-seeded 6AA rival St. Louis Park in the opening quarterfinal sectional match.  Top-seeded in 6AA, Wayzata is now 10-4-3 and defeated Robbinsdale Armstrong 5-0 in its sectional playoff opener. Wayzata has ben ranked as high as 6th in the state coaches poll this season but dropped to 8th in the last poll taken before the playoffs. Washburn plays in the Minneapolis City Conference, while Wayzata is in the Metro West Conference along with Robbinsdale Cooper and Hopkins, among others. Washburn is 2-1 this season against teams Wayzata has also faced (St. Louis Park, South, and Hopkins), while Wayzata is 2-1-1, tying St. Louis Park, losing to Minneapolis South 1-2, and defeating Hopkins twice. Wayzata’s only other losses have been against AA top-ranked Minnetonka, losing two matches 1-3 and 3-4.

JerseyPlayerPositionYr
0Ben BrauerGK11
1Cooper WellsA10
2Oscar ShulmanA10
3Nick SteinkampM11
4David SalyM10
5Juan LouisA11
6Kevin LowenA12
7Sam Abrams (C)D12
8Luke PetersonA11
9Henry StevensA12
10Mitch TaylorA12
11Hassan AdanM12
12Andy PulkrabekA12
13J.P. FerreiraA12
14Mohamed KalmoyA12
15Max LindemannD11
16Matthew StoutA11
17Ty BenjaafarA9
19Garrett Lieb (C)D12
20Alex BattA12
21Sam FritschD9
23Max ElofsonGK12

Head Coach: Aaron Percy
Assistant Coaches: Sean Keir; Steve Alexander
Principal: Rhonda Dean
Athletic Director: Reggie Perkins

JerseyNamePositionYear
0Collin KubinskiG11
1Troy Louwagie (C)G12
3Drew GalinsonD10
5Walter SmithD10
6Matthew MuenchowM11
7Erik AadalenM11
8Sadra GolzarianF10
9Maclane KingM11
10Mehrshad HairaniM10
11Erik WilliamsM10
12Jason Lehman (C)M12
13Matt CossetteF11
14Alec PolzinD12
15Jason ProchaskaM12
16Albert AbaraM11
17Stuart SainM9
18Alex BrackenM11
19Tyler Stevens (C)D11
21Jack SonstegardD10
22Bruno BertolottoD12
23Ethan Tuch (C)F12
30Daniel WelshonsG10

Head Coach: Dominic Duenas
Assistant Coaches:Jeff Kertson; Mike Wager; RJ Bailer
Principal: Scott Gengler
Athletic Director: Jaime Sherwood

DateOpponentResult
8/27/15RichfieldW 3-0
8/29/15Robbinsdale CooperW 4-2
9/1/15St. Thomas AcademyL 0-1 (OT)
9/3/15Minneapolis SouthwestL 0-1
9/5/15at Rochester LourdesT 1-1 (OT)
9/8/15at DeLaSalleW 1-0
9/10/15Roosevelt W 13-0
9/12/15at Blake T 1-1
9/22/15Benilde-St. MargaretW 3-2
9/24/15at Minneapolis SouthwestT 3-3 (OT)
9/26/15Academy of Holy AngelsL 0-1
9/29/15HopkinsW 4-1
10/1/15Minneapolis SouthL 2-3
10/5/15Minneapolis EdisonW 13-0
10/8/15Minneapolis HenryW 13-0
10/15/15Section 6AA Quarterfinals v. St. Louis ParkW 3-0
10/17/15Section 6AA Semifinals v. WayzataW 2-1
10/20/15Section 6AA Finals v. SouthwestW 2-1
10/27/15AA Quarterfinals v. MinnetonkaW 4-3 (OT)
11/2/15AA Semifinals v. AnokaL 1-2
11/5/15AA State 3rd Place v. St. Cloud TechT 0-0
Overall Record12-5-4
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