DeLaSalle (8-0-0, 3-0-0) is the top-ranked team in Class 2A. Holy Angels (7-1-1, 3-0-0), No. 4-2A, is the reigning state small-school champion. The teams have a combined 15-1-1 record. How’s that for a buildup?
And there’s plenty more juice to this matchup, including the showdown between superb scorers Gus Langford of DeLaSalle and Carter Hermanson of Holy Angels. Each player has 11 goals to rank in a tie for fourth in the state.
Holy Angels has played a much tougher schedule and is coming off a 1-1 tie with No. 6-2A Benilde-St. Margaret’s on Saturday.