The Prior Lake Lakers completed the 2021 regular season with a .500 record at 10-10 overall. The Laker 9 checked in at #8 of the 10 Team South Suburban conference with an 8-10 record and picked up non league wins over Coon Rapids and Belle Plaine.
South Suburban2021 Regular Season
The Lakers were slotted for the 2021 Section 2AAAA MSHSL Baseball Playoffs based on QRF that slots the Section teams (SSC splits to align with teams from other conferences for postseason) and resulted in a #7 (of 8) Section seeding with a bracket loaded with tested teams and talented players. The Lakers Section 2AAAA record of 1-1 is a split with Scott County rival Shakopee by scores of 4-3 and a 1-0 Laker win.
|Section 2AAAA Standings (QRF Seeded – FINAL)|
|No. 1||1||Bloomington Jefferson (172.1)||4-0-0||13-1-0||Won 8|
|No. 20||2||Chanhassen (122.4)||2-4-0||11-8-0||Lost 1|
|No. 21||3||Edina (119.8)||2-5-0||10-10-0||Won 2|
|No. 22||4||Minnetonka (119.3)||5-1-0||11-9-0||Won 1|
|No. 25||5||Shakopee (115.9)||1-1-0||11-9-0||Won 1|
|No. 27||6||Chaska (113.0)||5-3-0||11-9-0||Won 1|
|No. 32||7||Prior Lake (104.9)||1-1-0||10-10-0||Lost 1|
|No. 41||8||Eden Prairie (95.8)||1-6-0||6-14-0||Lost 1|
Skipper Al Iversen, Assistant Coaches: Scott Geisler, Taylor Smith and Zach Horn and the Laker 9 hit the road to Chanhassen High School RedBirdStorm Stadium to take on the #2 seeded Chanhassen Storm. The 8 team double elimination bracket continues Wednesday June 2 for 600PM action as the Section plays down to a representative for the 2021 State Class AAAA Tournament.
2021 PL LAKER BASEBALL PLAYOFFS:
Monday May 31, 2021
Prior Lake Lakers at Chanhassen Storm WIN 10-3
Wed June 2 at Edina WIN 12-7
Fri June 4 at Minnetonka*
*Winner HOSTS 2021 Section 2AAAA Championship 600PM Wed June 9, Loser Plays Tues June 8 at Higher remaining seed from Losers bracket games.
HOTLINK: 2021 MSHSL Section 2AAAA Bracket
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