|Date:||October 6, 2018|
|Time:||5:00 pm||Results:||L 4-3 2OT||Location:||Dubuque, Iowa|
In a battle for first place in the American River Conference tonight in Dubuque, Iowa, Luther lost a hard-fought 4-3 double overtime decision to Loras College. This was the fifth overtime for the Norse this season.
The Norse held a 3-1 halftime lead only to see the Duhawks score twice in the final 45 minutes of play to send the match into overtime. The equalizer was scored by Kiki Cabera at 80:28, her fourth of the year. Four minutes into the second overtime, Brianna Arrequin scored the game winner.
Marta Spring scored twice for the Norse and was credited with an assist on the third. Springer scored unassisted at 5:23 and then again at 11:15. Hanna Christopher scored her third goal of the season at 21:31 assisted by Springer.
Goalkeeper Kennedy Bergren faced 13 shots on goal and turned away nine.
The loss gives Luther a league record of 2-1, 2-6-3 overall. Loras improved to 4-0 in the league, 10-2 overall.
Luther continues A-R-C play this coming Tuesday, Oct. 9 when it will host Simpson College. Start time is slated for 5:00 p.m.
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