'Cats Pick Up Win On The Road
ST. PAUL, Minn. ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚“ The Northern Michigan University womenÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚™s soccer team picked up their second win for the 2005 season with a3-1 win over Concordia University on Sunday afternoon.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ The ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats are now 2-2on the season.
Sara Allan knocked home the first goal for the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats on theafternoon at 7:01 of the game.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Michelle Gillespie assisted.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Concordia tiedthe game at one-all with a goal at 23:18 then a little less than eight minuteslater (30:56) Renee LeBlanc scored the game-winner which gave NMU the 2-1lead.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Colleen Klein was given the assist.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ LeBlanc currently has ateam-leading four goals on the season.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Brittney Buchanan gave the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats aninsurance goal at 74:15, on an assist from LeBlanc.
Tabitha Magnan was between the pipes for the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats as shehad three saves on the day.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Concordia had six corner kicks on the day to fivefor the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ NMU did have an advantage on shots on goal with 11 to four forthe home team.
The ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats for their next action will face Minnesota-Duluthon Saturday, Sept. 10 and St. Cloud on Sunday, Sept. 11.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Both games will beplayed in Duluth, Minn.