The Eagles tallied their first goal in the tenth minute of the match. They then added a goal at 62:09 on a penalty kick for the 2-0 shutout.
Hamline out-shot the Eagles 11-8 and had 11 corner kicks to Northwestern's one. Katie Gardner (Jr., Minneapolis, Minn.) had four saves for the Pipers in net.
With the non-conference loss, the Pipers fall to 3-11-1 overall and remain at 0-7-1 MIAC. They will return to conference play on Saturday, October 24, when they host Augsburg at 1:00 p.m. on Pat Paterson Field.