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Despite out shooting Central 23-6, Luther dropped a 2-1 decision to the Dutch this afternoon in the valley.
Central's Brittany Hinton (7) scored on a direct kick at 15:13, that proved to be the only scoring of the first half. Elly Arend (8) leveled the match at 1-1 in the 47th minute, when she headed the ball into the back of the Dutch net off a cross that hit the cross bar and bounced back into play, off the foot of Melisse Chasse (11) . The Dutch scored the game winner in the 78th minute. Alayna Bailey (19) got her foot on an indirect kick from Hannah Davy (5) that found the lower right corner of the Norse net.
The loss drops Luther's Iowa Conference record to 4-2-0, 8-8-0 overall. Central improved to 3-2-1 in league play, 12-4-1 overall.
Luther will wrap up the regular season schedule on Tuesday, Oct. 29 at Wartburg College. Kick-off is scheduled for 5:00 p.m.
Questions? Contact David Blanchard, post_to_results, 563-387-1586