ERIE, Pa. ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚“ The Northern Michigan University womenÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚™s soccer squad dropped its third game in a row on Friday afternoon at Mercyhurst College.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ The Lakers improve to 12-4 overall and 1-3 in the Great LakesIntercollegiate Athletic Conference.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ NMU falls to 7-7 and 2-4 respectively.
The ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats had the early 1-0 lead on a goal by BrittneyBuchanan, for her sixth of the season, at 13:02 of the game, but that was allfor Green and Gold.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ The goal was unassisted.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚
Lisa Casement would score all three Laker goals for thewin.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ She scored at 61:21, 67:07 and 76:49.
The Lakers had 23 shots for the game as six were on goal.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ NMU kicked the ball towards the goal five times with one on target.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ The ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Catsdid not have a corner kick in 90 minutes of play, but the home team had five.
NMU will continue with its Erie swing with a game at Gannonon Sunday (Oct. 23).