The Independent Student Newspaper of Northern Kentucky University.

The Northerner

The Independent Student Newspaper of Northern Kentucky University.

The Northerner

The Independent Student Newspaper of Northern Kentucky University.

The Northerner

Norse shutout Eagles 3-0

The Northern Kentucky University Women’s Soccer team got the scoring started early in a 3-0 win over Ashland University, Oct. 1 in Ashland, Ohio.

Sophomore forward Kendall Day scored her fourth goal of the season in the ninth minute from 10-yards out against an Eagle defender, giving the Norse (7-2, 3-2 in the Great Lakes Valley Conference) a 1-0 lead.

The Norse would not look back as they scored two more goals in the game and shutting out Ashland (5-6, 2-4 in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference).

Senior goalkeeper Angela Healy had four saves in the game giving her seven wins on the season.

Next for NKU is a matchup with GLVC rival Saint Joseph’s at noon Oct. 5, at the Town ‘ Country Sports Complex in Wilder.

Click here for stats on the NKU/Ashland game.