Nov. 13, 1999
NKU DEFEATS NORTH DAKOTA STATE, 1-0
Norse (21-2) knock off NDSU in NCAA 1st round
WILDER, Ky. - Lisa Geimans goal late in the first half Saturday afternoon gave the Northern Kentucky University womens soccer team a 1-0 win over North Dakota State University in the first round of the NCAA Division II Tournament at the Town & Country Sports Complex.
NKU, in just its third season of competing as a varsity program in womens soccer,improved to 21-2 with the victory and advances to next weeks NCAA quarterfinals against the winner of the Ashland University/Mercyhurst College match. NDSU finished the season 14-3-2.
Geimans goal came at the 39:01 mark off a rebound shot. Sophomore goalie Lauren Piening recorded her 16th shutout of the season for NKU.
NKU outshot NDSU, 23-3, and the Norse defense extended its streak of scoreless matches to eight. NKU has not allowed a goal since Oct. 16 during a 3-1 win over Missouri-Rolla.