SCORE: Northwood Timberwolves 2, Northern Michigan Wildcats 0
RECORDS: Northwood (6-1-2, 5-1-2 GLIAC), Northern Michigan (3-6, 3-5 GLIAC)
LOCATION: NMU Soccer Field Marquette, Mich.
RECAP: Northwood's fast starts in both the first and second half too much for Northern Michigan to overcome, Timberwolves post 2-1 road win.
INSIDE THE GAME
- The Timberwolves opened the scoring in the 22nd minute when Antonino Anselmi found the back of the net for his first collegiate goal. Brady Cole earned an assist on the scoring play as Northwood gained the 1-0 advantage.
- Roughly ten minutes into the second half, Northwood padded their lead when Connor Cole gathered a rebound off the cross bar and put it in giving the Timberwolves a 2-0 edge.
- Northern Michigan began to battle back late when Eric Suess scored an unassisted goal in the 85th minute cutting the Timberwolve's lead in half at 2-1.
- The comeback attempt from the Wildcats was too little, too late, as Northwood prevailed victorious by the score of 2-1 and earned a GLIAC win on the road.
- SHOTS: Northwood 14, Northern Michigan 24
- SAVES: Northwood 8, Northern Michigan 7
- CORNER KICKS: Northern Michigan 7, Northwood 2
- FOULS: Northwood 8, Northern Michigan 11
- The loss for the Northern Michigan Wildcats is the second consecutive defeat after a 3 game winning streak prior.
- Brendan Brown was solid in net for the Timberwolves earning his 5th victory of the season. Northern Michigan tallied 24 shots in the contest.
- The Timberwolves are now unbeaten in their last 6 matches going 4-0-2 in that stretch.
- The Timberwolves will travel to Saginaw Valley for a GLIAC match on Sunday, October 9. Kickoff is set for 3 p.m.