The Luther softball team has advanced to the third round of the winners bracket at the NCAA Division II regional tournament in Whitewater.

The Norse knocked off host and No. 1 seed UW-La Crosse 5-4 Friday in the second round. They next face the winner of North Central (Ill.) and Illinois Wesleyan. The two play Saturday morning after rain postponed the game Friday night.Luther will play the winner at 3 p.m. Saturday.

Luther now 30-9