Luther was defeated by Loras this afternoon in a key match-up between the two schools picked to finish first and second in the preseason coaches' poll by a score of 2-0.
Luther outshot Loras 18-11 and had six shots on goal to Loras' three on goal. The Duhawks scored in the 31st minute and 61st minute.
The loss drops Luther's Iowa Conference record to 2-1, 6-5-2 overall. Loras is now 2-2 in league play, 6-5-0 overall.
Luther returns to Iowa Conference action on Tuesday, Oct. 10 when it will travel to league leading and undefeated Simpson College. Match start time is scheduled for 7:30 p.m.
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