The 2021 Wausau East boys soccer team. (Photo courtesy of Wausau East High School)

Wausau Pilot & Review

MERRILL – The Wausau East boys soccer team earned a hard-fought 3-1 win over West De Pere in a WIAA Division 2 regional semifinal on Tuesday at Merrill High School.

Luis Palmer had two goals and assisted on the other to Sam Bunnell as East (4-11-2) prevailed.

Bunnell added an assist on Palmer’s first score.

Wausau East moves on to a regional final at No. 1 seed Pulaski (12-6-2) on Saturday.