|Date:||October 6, 2019|
No. 18 Luther rolled to a 4-0 non-conference victory over UW-Superior this afternoon in the valley. The Norse out shot the Yellowjackets 17-8 and held the advantage in corner kicks 7-3. The four goals is the most in one match for the Norse all season.
Ben Keller and Marcos Villa led the Norse attack. Keller scored twice and was credited with one assist and Villa was credited with two assists. Keller scored his seventh and eighth goals of the season at 12:00 and 30:04. Villa and Marc-Arthur Shapiro assisted on his first goal, a shot from in the middle of the box. His second was unassisted, as he poked a loose ball that had bounced off a couple of defenders, into the back of the net. Faydane Ouro-Akondo scored his first goal of the year at 23:48 assisted by Villa. Will Overberg finished the scoring at 60:34 and was assisted on the play by Keller. Overberg's goal was his third.
Fred Nudel made his second consecutive start and posted his second consecutive shutout. Nudel faced three shots on goal.
The win gives Luther an overall record of 8-2-1. UW-Superior fell to 6-3-2.
This week, Luther will host Loras College on Wednesday, Oct. 9 and travel to Simpson College on Saturday, Oct. 12. The Loras match will begin at 7:30 p.m. and the Simpson match is slated to begin at 5:00 p.m.
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