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Tigers are 1 more win from state

Becca Dup of Albert Lea dribbles the ball toward the goal Tuesday against Mankato West in the Section 2A semifinals at Jim Gustafson Field. — Micah Bader/Albert Lea Tribune

Becca Dup of Albert Lea dribbles the ball toward the goal Tuesday against Mankato West in the Section 2A semifinals at Jim Gustafson Field. — Micah Bader/Albert Lea Tribune

The Albert Lea girls’ soccer team beat Mankato West 2-1 Tuesday in the Section 2A semifinals at Jim Gustafson Field.

The Tigers — the No. 1 seed — advanced to the section finals to play No. 6-seed Mankato Loyola, who upset St. Peter 1-0, (7-6 in the shootout).

A full story will follow with statistics in the Scoreboard: Oct. 14 post.