September 14, 2008

Soccer 'Cats Drop First GLIAC Test

MARQUETTE, Mich. – Ashland’s Casey Snyder scored the lone goal on the afternoon at 84:22 as the Eagles defeated the Northern Michigan University women’s soccer team 1-0 in the first conference game of the season. The Wildcats fall to 4-3 overall on the season and 0-1 in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) while Ashland improves to 4-2 and 1-0 respectively.
NMU had a 10-5 shot advantage for the game. Five of NMU’s shots were on goal. Corner kicks were also in favor of the ‘Cats at 3-2. Kara Music after her shutout on Friday had two saves. Krista White had five saves for the Eagles.
The ‘Cats have two more home games left on the current home stand. Next weekend (Sept. 19 and 21) NMU will host Grand Valley State on Friday and Ferris State on Sunday. 
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Prepared By
David Faiella
Sports Information Director
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