---Braden Bishop (11)
is congratulated after scoring his third goal of the season.
WILDER, Ky. – Braden Bishop, Anthony Meyer and Steven Beattie
each netted goals as the Northern Kentucky University men’s
soccer team cruised to a 3-0 win against Missouri-St. Louis on
Beattie, Alex Allison and Alex Oeswein collected assists
for NKU, which improved to 9-1-1 overall, 5-1-1 in the Great Lakes
Conference. The 11th-ranked Norse dominated the field most of the
evening and finished with a 22-8 advantage in shots.
NKU a 1-0 lead at the 31:38 mark when he headed in a shot from
seven yards out off passes from both Beattie and Allison.
The Norse took that 1-0 advantage into halftime.
Meyer struck at
the 48:21 mark by finishing off with a goal after a takeaway. Beattie
capped the scoring in the 82nd minute by netting
his GLVC-leading 12th goal of the season on a breakaway that was
assisted by Oeswein.
NKU goalie Michael Lavric recorded the shutout
and finished with two saves. Missouri-St. Louis dropped to 5-6-1
overall, 1-6 in
to action Sunday at 2:30 p.m. when Southern Indiana visits the
Town & Country
Sports Complex. The Norse then face a crucial regional contest
next Tuesday on the road at