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ST. PAUL, Minn. â€Â“ The Northern Michigan University womenâ€Â™s soccer team picked up their second win for the 2005 season with a3-1 win over Concordia University on Sunday afternoon.  The â€Â˜Cats are now 2-2on the season.


Sara Allan knocked home the first goal for the â€Â˜Cats on theafternoon at 7:01 of the game.  Michelle Gillespie assisted.  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.  Colleen Klein was given the assist.  LeBlanc currently has ateam-leading four goals on the season.  Brittney Buchanan gave the â€Â˜Cats aninsurance goal at 74:15, on an assist from LeBlanc.


Tabitha Magnan was between the pipes for the â€Â˜Cats as shehad three saves on the day.  Concordia had six corner kicks on the day to fivefor the â€Â˜Cats.  NMU did have an advantage on shots on goal with 11 to four forthe home team.


The â€Â˜Cats for their next action will face Minnesota-Duluthon Saturday, Sept. 10 and St. Cloud on Sunday, Sept. 11.  Both games will beplayed in Duluth, Minn.




Prepared By
Dave Faiella
Sports Information Director