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Concordia-St. Paul Shuts Down Golden Eagles Women’s Soccer Team by a 5-0 Score
October 7, 2007

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

(Crookston, Minn.) – Coming off one of their biggest victories of the season, the University of Minnesota, Crookston could not match the results of a day earlier as Concordia-St. Paul blanked the Golden Eagles 5-0 in Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) play today in Crookston, Minn.  The Golden Bears led 4-0 at the half.


Concordia-St. Paul wasted little time as Sara Sather (Fr., Def./Mid., Anoka, Minn.) scored just 5:12 into the contest to give them a 1-0 lead. From there on out, it was the Hillary Johnson (Sr., Fwd., Andover, Minn.) show as she scored the next four goals including an unassisted goal and one off a penalty kick. Hannah Turgerson (Jr., GK, Shoreview, Minn.) recorded the shut out stopping eleven Golden Eagle shots.


The loss drops U of M, Crookston’s record to 4-10-0 overall and 2-2-0 in the NSIC. The Golden Bears improve to 3-9-2 overall and 1-2-0 in the NSIC. The Golden Eagles will return to action next Sunday when they play host to Bemidji State University in and NSIC match. Game time is set for 1:00 pm.


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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).