September 11, 2010

Pipers take down LumberJills

Natalie Cooper (So., Stillwater, Minn.) put a ball in the back of the net for the fourth straight match as her seventh of the season went in at 26:11. Izzy Benjamin-Alvarado (So., Omaha, Neb.) and Courtney McMoore (Jr., Eden Prairie, Minn.) earned the assists on the score.

Alyssa Koulentis (Fy., Gresham, Ore.) then scored the second goal of the game, and her second of the season, at 30:53. Jenna Albert (Fy., Toddville, Iowa) was credited with the assist.

Hamline had seven corner kicks to Northland's two in the game.

Keeper Molly Jacobs (Fy., Portland, Ore.) made her first career start and had four saves en route to the shutout win.

The Pipers are now 3-1 overall with the non-conference win. They begin their MIAC schedule this Tuesday, September 14, by hosting St. Olaf at 4:00 p.m.