|Date:||September 3, 2017|
Luther hosted Knox College for the home opener and posted a 2-1 victory. The win leveled Luther's overall record to 1-1, while Knox fell to 0-2.
Maggie Anderson and Isabel Iverson scored their first collegiate goals. Anderson gave Luther a 1-0 lead scoring on a header off a cross from Meredith Arpey (3) in the 31st minute. Knox leveled the score in the 48th minute setting up what proved to be the game winner by Iverson in the 54th minute. Iverson was assisted by Arpey (3) who took a rebound off the cross bar and set up the game winner.
Luther tallied three shots on goal and Know was credited with two. Knox out shot Luther 15-9 and also held a 5-2 advantage in corner kicks.
Luther returns to action on Sept. 6, when it will travel to St. Olaf College. Start time for this non-conference match is scheduled for 4:00 p.m.
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