|Date:||September 12, 2018|
The UW-Whitewater Warhawks handed Luther a 3-1 defeat this afternoon in Whitewater, Wis. Luther out shot UWW 20-16 and placed eight shots on goal, while UWW tallied nine shots on goal.
Lizzy DePrenger gave the Norse an early lead at 22:42, when she drove her first goal of the season into the net unassisted. UWW goalkeeper Nina Yonan misplayed a free kick and DePrenger took advantage of the miscue.
Three minutes later the Warhawks leveled the match when Payton DeLuga scored her first goal of the season at 25:41. In the second half it was all Warhawks as they scored at 53:46 and 75:02.
The loss was the third in a row for the Norse who are now 0-3-3. Whitewater improved to 4-2.
Luther will host Wheaton College on Saturday, Sept. 15. Start time is scheduled for 1:00 p.m.
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