'Cats Still Undefeated On Season
MARQUETTE, Mich. ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚“ Entering thesoccer game on Monday, the Northern Michigan University Wildcats were 0-6 all-timeagainst the Bulldogs from the University of Minnesota-Duluth.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ After playing110 minutes of soccer the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats now have a tie against the Bulldogs as a resultof the 1-1 score.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ NMU is now 2-0-1 on the season, while Duluth is 1-3-1.
UMD took the early lead when Pam Lensing scored at 37:33 onan assist from Elisa Cottingham.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ A little over 32 minutes later the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Catswould answer as Jami Beebe found the back of the net on a pass from KerriVander Velden at 69:39 of the game.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ For the game the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats had 18 shots to 16for the Bulldogs.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ NMU had nine shots on goal as UMD managed eight.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Cornerkicks were also in favor of the home team on the day with 10 to the visitorÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚™ssix.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚
Both teams had two shots during the extra time.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ TheBulldogs had one in each overtime period as the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats had two in the second 10minute session.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Karen LeBlanc saw her shutout streak end with the goal.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Forthe season her goals against average is 0.29.
The ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats now must go on the road for their next fivegames.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Up first is a swing through West Virginia, Sept. 15-18.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ NMU will faceDavis & Elkins (Sept. 15), West Virginia Tech (Sept. 16) and West VirginiaWesleyan (Sept. 18).