Both Duluth Marshall and Proctor advanced Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021, from Section 7A girls soccer quarterfinals in which they were the lower seeds.

Marshall defeated Lakes International Language Academy 3-2 in Forest Lake, Minnesota. Maddie Maas put the Hilltoppers (5-11) up with a goal in the 10th minute before Neysa Scullard-Bender scored a second-half brace to put the seventh seed up 3-0 in the 65th minute.

LILA scored twice in the last 10 minutes but couldn't equalize.

Fianne Makela made four saves for Marshall.

Sixth-seeded Proctor knocked off Spectrum 2-1 on Wednesday in Elk River, Minnesota and will host the Hilltoppers in a section semifinal Saturday at noon at Proctor.

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Esko 2, Two Harbors 0

Top-seeded Esko held off an upset bid to advance Wednesday.

Maya Emanuel put the Eskomos (9-7) up a goal in the 15th minute, but they couldn't put the Agates (3-12) away until Britta Koski's 74th minute insurance goal.

Orie Randall made three saves for the clean sheet.

Esko will host fourth-seeded Legacy Christian in a semifinal on Saturday.