OVERVIEW – TIFFIN
SCORE: Northwood Timberwolves 4, Tiffin Dragons 1
RECORDS: Northwood 3-0, Tiffin 0-3
LOCATION: Paradiso Fields – Tiffin, Ohio
RECAP: Northwood women's soccer improves to 3-0 on the season with a 4-1 win at Tiffin Thursday afternoon (September 9)
- Northwood got on the board first in the eighth minute. Hannah Jatczak sent a ball from the back towards goal, which found forward Juliana Paoletti. She put the ball past the keeper at 7:25 to give the Timberwolves the lead.
- The score remained 1-0 until halftime. Northwood held an 8-3 edge in shots and a 3-0 advantage in corner kicks in the opening half.
- The Timberwolves extended their lead in the 80th minute on a goal by Jessica Piper. The assist went to Riley Rajewski, which made the score 2-0.
- Tiffin had been quiet for the majority of the second half, having registered just two shots in the opening 37 minutes. But the Dragons drew a foul in the area and converted the PK to make the score 2-1.
- Northwood responded well to the goal and got the lead to 3-1 just over four minutes later. Peyton Starner netted a goal in her second straight game off a feed from Jillian Hon to get the lead back to two goals.
- The Timberwolves finished the scoring in the 89th minute on a goal from Piper to give the Timberwolves the victory.
- Shots: Northwood 22, Tiffin 6
- Saves: Northwood 3 (Jane Stinson), Tiffin 9 (Malea Nelson)
- Corner Kicks: Northwood 11, Tiffin 2
TOP NU PERFORMERS
- Piper: 2 Goals (4) – two goals in back-to-back games
- Paoletti: Goal (3) – has scored one goal in all three games
- Starner: Goal (2)
- Jatczak/Rajewski/Hon: Assist
- The Timberwolves will travel to Ursuline Saturday (September 11). Game time is set for 1 p.m.