'Cats In Ot Again
BIG RAPIDS, Mich. ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚“ The Northern Michigan University womenÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚™s soccer team dropped their second game in a row on Sunday with a 2-1overtime loss to Ferris State.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ For the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats it was their seventh overtimegame of the season and are 3-2-2 in those OT games.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ NMU is 1-3 in their pastfour games.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ With the loss the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats are now 6-3-2 overall on the season and1-2-0 in the GLIAC.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Ferris improves to 7-6-1 and 1-2-0 in the conference.
With the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats down 1-0 in the game, Kerri Vander Velden scoredoff a corner kick from Rachel Vilders at 77:44 to tie the score.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ The Bulldogswon the game when Lisa OÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚™Brian scored off a pass to the middle of the field at95:09.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚
Tabitha Magnan was in goal for the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats as she registerednine saves on the day.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ NMU had 20 shots as five were on goal.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ FSU had 37shots with 11 on goal.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Corner kicks were almost even as the home team had sixcorner kicks while the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats had five.
NMU plays a mid-week game against Northwood on Wednesday(Oct. 13) at 1:00 p.m. before entertaining Ashland on Saturday (Oct. 16) at1:00 p.m.