WILDER, Ky. - Kyle Roberts
converted a penalty kick in the first half for the only score of
the game Friday night as the Northern Kentucky University men’s
soccer team defeated Truman State, 1-0, at the Town & Country
Roberts netted the penalty
kick at the 42:28 mark for NKU, which improved to 7-3 with the non-conference
victory. Truman State dropped to 7-3.
Freshman goalie Anthony
Sucietto picked up the shutout and had three saves for the Norse.
NKU will play Bellarmine
at 2:30 p.m. Sunday. The Norse are 4-2 in the Great Lakes Valley
The Norse hit the road
for three straight games next week, beginning with a 4 p.m. contest
at Ashland on Oct. 5. NKU will visit both Missouri-St. Louis (Oct.
7) and Missouri-Rolla (Oct. 9) before returning home Oct. 14 to
meet Southern Illinois at Edwardsville.