ERIE, Pa. ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚“ The Northern Michigan University womenÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚™s soccer team split its trip to Erie, Pa. this weekend.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ The ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats lost toMercyhurst on Friday, but defeated Gannon today by a score of 1-0.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ NMU is now8-7-0 overall on the season and 3-4-0 in the Great Lakes IntercollegiateAthletic Conference (GLIAC).ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ The Golden Knights are 6-10-1 and 1-5-0respectively.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚
Brittney Buchanan scored the lone goal on the afternoon andit stuck for the win.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ She scored her seventh goal of the season, unassisted,at the 34:58 mark.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Buchanan scored the lone goal for the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats againstMercyhurst on Friday.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Karen LeBlanc recorded her third shutout of the seasonwith her four saves.
NMU had a total of 16 shots for the afternoon with six ongoal.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ GU had 18 shots with four on target.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ The home team had a big advantageon the corner kicks with 13 as the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats only had two.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚
NMU will wrap up GLIAC play at Northwood a week from today(Oct. 30) at 10 a.m.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ The ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats will finish the campaign against Finlandia onNov. 5 in the Superior Dome at 12 p.m.