Ky. - The Northern Kentucky University women’s soccer team
will play host to the Great Lakes Valley Conference Tournament semifinals
at 5 p.m. Friday at the Town & Country Sports Complex in Wilder,
Norse (16-2-0) will meet No. 4 seed Rockhurst (12-5-1) in that game.
In the other semifinal game at 7:30 p.m. Friday, No. 2 seed Southern
Illinois at Edwardsville (16-4-0) will meet No. 3 seed Wisconsin-Parkside
The GLVC championship
game is set for noon Sunday.
for the event are $6 per day for adults, and $3 for students and
senior citizens. NKU students will be admitted free to the GLVC
NKU is ranked
sixth nationally in the NCAA Division II poll, and SIUE is 21st.
NKU won five consecutive GLVC Tournament championships from 1998-2002.
The Norse finished as runner-up in that event the past two years
NKU is 46-1-4
against GLVC opponents at the Town & Country Sports Complex
since moving its home games to the Wilder facility in 1998.
Amy Law scored
a goal and assisted on another last Sunday as NKU began the GLVC
Tournament with 4-0 victory over Saint Joseph’s. Alex Armstrong
finished with two assists for NKU, which extended its winning streak
to 12 games.
tallied her GLVC-leading 15th goal of the season in that game. Votapek
also leads the GLVC in assists with 16 this season.
The Norse are No. 1
in the latest NCAA Division II Great Lakes Region rankings. If NKU
remains No. 1 in the Great Lakes Region, the Norse will play host
to the first two rounds of the NCAA Tournament Nov. 11-13.
The Nov. 11 game times
will be 5 & 7:30 p.m. if NKU is selected to be the host for
the NCAA Division II Great Lakes Regional. The championship game
will be at noon on Nov. 13.