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Volleyball: East Ridge advances to section semis

The East Ridge volleyball team is set to face Rosemount on Wednesday, Nov. 1, for a spot in the section championship game.

Seeded second in the Class 3A, Section 3 playoffs, the Raptors took care of business against seventh-seeded Cretin-Derham Hall. East Ridge won the home playoff match 25-12. 25-16, 25-12 on Thursday, Oct. 26.

East Ridge will play third-seeded Rosemount at Prior Lake High School. The winner will play either Eagan or Eastview in the section championship game on Saturday, Nov. 4. Eagan, with just one loss on the season, is the state's top-ranked Class 3A team.

Blaze Fugina

Blaze Fugina is the sports editor of the Woodbury and South Washington County Bulletin newspapers. Previously, Blaze worked as a sports editor for the Pierce County Herald and a sports reporter for the Alexandria Echo Press. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls in May of 2011. You can follow Blaze on Twitter at @BlazeFugina.

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