The first State Tournament appearance in a decade opens this afternoon for the Pella High boys soccer team, as the Little Dutch hit the field for the Class 2A Boys State Soccer Tournament in Des Moines.
Pella carries a 17-2-1 record into the tournament, where they are the No. 2 seed. They’ll take on seventh-seeded Spirit Lake Park-Okoboji, which reached the final field of eight teams with a 13-2-2 record.
You can hear live updates on the action this afternoon on 92.1 fm KRLS and keep up at kniakrls.com. The match between the Pella High and Spirit Lake Park-Okoboji boys is scheduled to begin at 2:30 p.m. on Field 6 at the Cownie Soccer Complex in Des Moines.