|Date:||October 28, 2014|
A Jon Gednalske goal in the 105th minute secured a 4-3 double overtime victory over University of Dubuque tonight at Olyn Field in Dubuque.
Tailing Dubuque (2-0) 36 minutes into this game, Luther responded with three unanswered goals and held a (3-2) lead until the 83rd minute, when the Spartans Gonzalo Hernandez scored his second goal of the match leveling the score to (3-3). One minute later, Norse goalkeeper Tommy Breen stopped a Hernandez penalty kick, in what proved to be the difference in the game. Breen played the final 60:08 of this match and was credited with four saves.
Gednalske's game winner was his seventh of the season and increased his goal total to 11.
Luther finishes the regular season schedule with an Iowa Conference mark of 5-2, 15-2-1 overall. Dubuque is now 4-2-1 in league play, 6-8-3 overall.
Luther will be the No. 3 seed for the six-team Iowa Conference Tournament that will begin this Saturday. The Norse will host No. 6 seed Central College at 7:00 p.m.
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