Washburn finishes off another great season on Thursday with an early morning match against the Andover Huskies at US Bank Stadium. The Millers and Huskies play for third place in the Class AA State Tournament. Match starts at 8:00am.

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Andover Huskies 1 1 2
Washburn Millers 0 1 1
Washburn Goals: Mewes

Washburn Millers v. Andover Huskies

November 3, 2016 • 8:00am • US Bank Stadium

Andover entered the Class AA girls tournament unseeded and promptly knocked off top-seeded East Ridge, then lost 2-1 in the semifinal to Centennial. Andover, with a 16-3-1 overall record, is currently ranked 10th in Class AA through the QRF ranking system. Its losses this season have included two defeats at the hands of Centennial and a 2-1 loss to Woodbury in an early-season tournament. The Huskies are the 7AA section champions. This is only Andover’s second state tournament appearance, the last being 2013 when they lost in the quarterfinals to Burnsville.

Washburn is ranked third in Class AA girls soccer (QRF) and was seeded third overall in the Class AA State  Tournament. The Millers come into the match with a 17-2-1 record overall, having been knocked out in the semifinals by Rosemount. This is the Millers’ twelfth state tournament appearance, winning it all in 1981 and finishing second four other times, including the last time in Class A in 2014.

The Huskies play in the Northwest Suburban Conference. Washburn is the undefeated Minneapolis City Conference champion.

Washburn high school girls soccer mascot

Washburn Millers Varsity Roster

Number Name Position Year
1 Taylor Cottew (C) G 12
2 Ella Endo A 9
3 Marli Rajacich A 10
4 Austyn Kimbrell D 12
5 Isabel McLaughlin F 12
6 Allegra Abrams M 11
7 Lila Maus D 11
8 Charlotte DeVaughn (C) D 11
9 Lydia Ruppert M 11
10 Georgia Christman (C) M 12
11 Lizzie Mewes M 10
12 Tess Ryan A 10
13 Kaitlyn Villars A 12
14 Emma Adams D 11
15 Niki Ryan D 12
16 Gaby Kuehn D 12
17 Anisa Carlson M 12
18 Hannah Heinemann M 11
19 Lily Slater A 11

Washburn Schedule/Record

Date Opponent Time Location Score
8/25/16 at Lakeville North 7:00 PM Lakeville North T 2-2
8/30/16 at St. Louis Park 7:00 PM St. Louis Park High School W 1-0
9/1/16 at Minneapolis Southwest 5:00 PM Southwest W 2-0
9/6/16 Burnsville 7:00 PM Washburn Stadium W 3-0
9/8/16 at Roosevelt 5:00 PM Roosevelt High School W 8-0
9/10/16 Cretin-Derham Hall 5:00 PM Washburn Stadium W 3-2
9/15/16 Minneapolis Edison 5:00 PM Washburn Stadium W 6-0
9/17/16 at Holy Angels 7:30 PM Academy of Holy Angels W 3-1
9/19/16 at Eagan 7:00 PM Eagan High School L 2-5
9/22/16 Minneapolis Southwest 5:00 PM Washburn Stadium W 5-0
9/24/16 Hopkins 6:00 PM Washburn Stadium W 1-0
9/27/16 Blake 5:00 PM Washburn Stadium W 4-0
9/29/16 at Minneapolis South 3:30 PM South High School W 9-0
10/4/16 Edina 7:00 PM Washburn Stadium W 3-0
10/6/16 at Henry/North 5:00 PM Patrick Henry High School W 8-0
10/13/16 Minneapolis Southwest* 7:00 PM Washburn Stadium W 2-0
10/15/16 Hopkins* 5:00 PM Washburn Stadium W 2-1
10/18/16 at Wayzata* 7:00 PM Wayzata High School W 3-1
10/26/16 St. Michael-Albertville 7:30 PM Farmington High School  W 2-1
11/1/16 Rosemount 2:00 PM US Bank Stadium  L 1-2
11/3/16 Andover 8:00 AM US Bank Stadium

Andover Huskies Varsity Roster

Jersey Name Position Year
0 Abby Ruhland G 11
1 Aly Cole G 11
2 Natalie Rudrud G 11
3 Joli Daninger M 12
4 Jadyn Knox D 11
5 Morgan Willey D 12
6 Rebecka Musungu A 11
7 Grace Johnson D 11
8 Kelsey Kallio M 9
9 Ally Hirte D 11
10 Veronica Mangio A 12
11 Megan Vatne D 12
12 Alli Jenkins M 11
13 Erin Becker A 11
14 Sam Hicke M 12
15 Emma Ledin D 12
17 Anna Steadland M 11
18 Katie Schelkoph M 10
20 Jennifer Bobaric M 10
22 Maura Novak D 10
24 Kelly Lehtola D 10
25 Tara Westerlund M 12

Andover Schedule/Record

Date Opponent Result
8/26/16 Duluth East W 2-0
8/27/16 Woodbury L 1-2
8/30/16 Elk River W 7-0
8/31/16 Blaine W 4-0
9/6/16 Park Center W 7-1
9/8/16 Spring Lake Park-St. Anthony Village W 2-0
9/13/16 Coon Rapids W 5-1
9/15/16 Irondale W 9-0
9/17/16 Anoka W 2-1
9/20/16 Champlin Park W 4-0
9/22/16 Totino-Grace W 2-0
9/27/16 Centennial L 3-5
9/29/16 Robbinsdale Armstrong W 2-1
10/1/16 Maple Grove T 1-1
10/6/16 Osseo W 8-2
10/13/16 St. Francis W 3-1
10/18/16 Blaine W 2-1
10/27/16 East Ridge W 2-0
11/1/16 Centennial L 1-2
11/3/16 Minneapolis Washburn

Header and featured image courtesy of Steve Kotvis & f/go.