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Women's Soccer Earns 2-0 Win At Lake Erie

Women's Soccer Earns 2-0 Win At Lake Erie

The Northwood University women's soccer team earned its second straight win Sunday afternoon (October 20) with a 2-0 victory on the road Sunday afternoon (October 20).

Northwood is now 5-7-1 overall, 4-5 in the GLIAC.  Lake Erie falls to 4-8-1 overall, 3-4-1 in the GLIAC.

The Timberwolves got on the board early, netting the first goal of the game in the eighth minute.  Senior defender Allie Misner (Macomb, Mich./Eisenhower) scored for the second straight match, putting home a rebound off a shot from Jessica Flores (Tujunga, Calif./Verdugo Hills) to put Northwood up early.  

Northwood then extended their lead late in the half.  Freshman Jessica Esser (Utica, Mich./Eisenhower) netted her fourth goal of the season at 41:43, off a feed from Allison Carroll (Grand Blanc, Mich.) 

Neither team would score the rest of the way.

For the match, Lake Erie finished with a    17-12 advantage in shots and a 3-0 edge in corner kicks.  Northwood's freshman keeper Samantha Cook (South Lyon, Mich./South Lyon East) performed well in goal for the Timberwolves, making 13 saves for her second straight shutout.

Northwood will travel to Saginaw Valley State Friday (October 25).  Match time is set for 2 p.m.