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U of M, Crookston Women’s Soccer Team Falls to Bemidji State University 2-0
September 28, 2008

Contact: Chris Vito - Assistant Sports Information Director - (218)281-8445

(Crookston, Minn.)- Bemidji State University broke a scoreless tie with two second half goals to defeat the University of Minnesota, Crookston 2-0 in Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) Women’s Soccer action today in Bemidji, Minn.


Lauren Olivares scored Bemidji State’s first goal at 48:26 while Ashlee Ellefsen put the Beavers up 2-0 at 63:48. Samantha Ross had six saves to record the shut-out.


Anna Ogaard (So, GK, Maple Grove, Minn.) was solid in net for the Golden Eagles with 11 saves.


Bemidji State University improves to 7-3-0 overall and 1-3-0 in the NSIC. The University of Minnesota, Crookston falls to 1-7-1 overall and 0-4-0 in the NSIC.


The Golden Eagles will return to action at home on Saturday, October 4 and Sunday, October 5 when they play host to St. Cloud State and Concordia-St. Paul respectively in a pair of NSIC contests. Game time is slated for 1 p.m. each day.


For more information, visit the Golden Eagle Athletics Web site at


The University of Minnesota, Crookston is a NCAA Division II Institution and a member of the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC). Golden Eagle Hockey is a member of the Midwest Collegiate Hockey Association (MCHA). The Golden Eagle Equestrian team is a member of the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA).