From site: Soccer (women)
|Date:||September 25, 2019|
Luther lost a hard fought 2-1 decision to UW-Whitewater tonight under the lights. After a scoreless first half, both teams scored within a six minute period early into the second frame.
UW-Whitewater took a 1-0 lead thanks to an Anna Brodjian (3) goal that found the lower left corner of the Norse net at 61:08. Senior midfielder Lizzy DePrenger tied the match with a shot from just outside the box at 67:04. The Warhawks Elli Wahlberg scored what proved to be the game winner at 87:11. Wahlberg scored off a cross by Savannah Curtis, who was set up with a through ball from Alli Bosetti.
Kennedy Bergren kept the Norse in the match in the second frame. She faced 12 shot and made five point-blank saves.
The loss drops Luther's overall record to 2-4-1. Whitewater improved to 4-4-2.
Luther will begin American Rivers Conference play this Saturday, Sept. 28 when it will host Central College. Start time is slated for 2:00 p.m.
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