|Date:||September 2, 2012|
|Time:||4:30 pm||Results:||1-1 2OT||Location:||Collegeville, Minn. at SJU Football Field|
Luther and St. John's University played to a 1-1 double overtime draw this afternoon in Collegeville, Minn.
J W Slauson gave the Norse a 1-0 lead in the 64th minute assisted by Jon Gednalske.
The Johnnies Cole Howard scored in the 83rd minute that sent the match into overtime.
In the overtime periods, St. John's out shot Luther 5-2. Norse goalkeeper Peter Wright recorded two of his six saves in the extra frames.
The tie gives both teams an overall record of 1-0-1.
Luther returns to action at home on Wednesday, Sept. 5, when it will host St. Olaf College. the Oles enter this match ranked 16th in the nation and Luther is ranked 19th. The last time these two teams met was in the second round of last year's NCAA III National Tournament played in Decorah. Luther won that match 1-0.
Wednesday's match will be video stream beginning at approximately 7:00 p.m.
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