The Gusties' Ashley Anderson (Jr., Corcoran, Minn.) scored a pair of goals in just over a minute to give the visitors a 2-0 lead, starting with one at 28:27. Kristen Moen (Fy., Saint Paul, Minn.) was credited with the assist.
Anderson then took a corner kick that deflected off of a Piper defender in the box for her second goal at 29:44.
At 42:51, Alison Dittmer (Sr., Plymouth, Minn.) added the Gusties' third goal. Anderson completed her hat trick with a goal at 70:06. It came on a a rebound off of a shot by Meghan McMillan (So., Minneapolis, Minn.).
With the conference loss, the Pipers move to 3-13-1, 0-9-1 MIAC and the Gusties are now 7-7-3, 3-6-1 MIAC. Hamline will play their final game of the 2009 season on Saturday, October 31, at Macalester. The game is scheduled to start at 1:00 p.m.