OVERVIEW – NORTHERN MICHIGAN
SCORE: Northern Michigan Wildcats 2, Northwood Timberwolves 0
RECORDS: Northwood 2-4, Northern Michigan 1-5
LOCATION: Marquette, Mich.
RECAP: Northwood drops a 2-0 road decision at Northern Michigan Sunday (September 17).
- The first half of play was balanced between Northwood and Northern Michigan. The Wildcats held a 6-5 advantage in shots, while both teams had a single corner kick and got off four shots each. Neither team was able to find the back of the net and went into halftime with a scoreless tie.
- It wasn't until the 87th minute of play that Northern Michigan broke the tie for the late 1-0 lead over the Timberwolves.
- A second goal off of a penalty in the 90th min sealed the win for the Wildcats.
- Northern Michigan outshot Northwood, 11-4, and held the edge in corner kicks 3-2 in the second half.
- Shots: Northern Michigan 17, Northwood 9
- Saves: Northwood 8 (Julia Luzod), Northern Michigan (Brianna Frontuto)
- Corner Kicks: Northern Michigan 4, Northwood 3
TOP NU PERFORMERS
- Sara Lamphere: 3 shots, 2 shots on goal
- Luzod: 8 saves
- The Timberwolves will stay on the road for a game against Ferris State Friday (September 22) to open conference play. Game time is set for 4 p.m.