MILWAUKEE – Lake Country Lutheran scored three times in the opening 20 minutes of the second half to pull away and defeat Wisconsin Rapids Assumption 5-1 in a Division 4 semifinal at the 2022 WIAA State Girls Soccer Tournament at Uihlein Soccer Park on Friday afternoon.
The loss ends Assumption’s undefeated season and a second consecutive trip to the state tournament comes to a halt in the D-4 semifinals.
Lake Country Lutheran (14-5-2) moves on to the Division 4 state championship game against Racine The Prairie School (12-5-4), which won a shootout to defeat No. 1 seed Kiel in the opening semifinal Friday.
Grace Daniels scored off an assist from Brooke Kerwin just 2:54 into the game to give the Lightning a quick 1-0 lead.