October 6, 2003

'Cats Win Fifth Straight

 

ST. PAUL, Minn. â€Ã‚“ The NMU womenâ€Ã‚™s soccer team wontheir fifth game in a row, to set a new NMU record, on Sunday afternoon againstConcordia-St. Paul 3-0.  It was also theâ€Ã‚˜Cats fourth game they won in a row by a shutout.  With the win the â€Ã‚˜Cats are now 8-2-1 on the year.  Concordia falls to 3-8.  With the shutout, Jamie Rocho set a newcareer shutout record with 10, tied a season shutout standard with six and tiedthe record for consecutive shutouts with four. She had three saves in the win on Sunday.

Rachel Vilders scored the first goal, which was unassisted,against Concordia on Sunday when she kicked it home at the 12:20 mark of the game. Kerri Vander Velden made the score 2-0 in favor of the â€Ã‚˜Cats when shescored at 44:45.  Her goal wasunassisted.  Michelle Brown scored thefinal goal of the game off of a corner kick from Carolyn Kunasat 61:59.

The â€Ã‚˜Cats come home to Marquettethis weekend as they face Grand Valleyon Saturday (Oct. 11) at 11 a.m. and Ferris State the next day (Oct. 12) at 1 p.m.

 

 



Prepared By
Dave Faiella
Sports Information Director
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