From site: Soccer (men)
|Date:||October 9, 2019|
No. 14 Luther faced No. 25 Loras College tonight in the valley and defeated the Duhawks by a final of 3-1. The victory was the third in a row for the Norse who improved to 2-1 in the American Rivers Conference, 9-2-1 overall. Loras lost its third match in a row and fell to 1-2 in league play, 9-4-1 overall.
Marc-Arthur Shapiro scored the first and final goals of the match and Will Overberg scored what proved to be the game winner. Shapiro gave the Norse a 1-0 lead at 51:35, finding the lower right corner of the net off a cross from Will Overberg (4). Six minutes later, Overberg scored his fourth goal of the season assisted by Ben Keller (6). Manny Lopez blistered a shot from well outside the box to pull the Duhawks to within one at 61:45. Shapiro put the icing on the cake with his second goal of the season, assisted by Keller (7) and Marcos Villa (4).
Fred Nudel faced two shots on goal as the Norse defensive unit held the Duhawks to seven shots. Luther also held the advantage in corner kicks 8-1.
Luther will travel to Simpson College this Saturday, Oct. 12. Start time is slated for 5:00 p.m.
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