St. Norbert Tops Illinois College

From Sports Information Director, October 16, 2010 | Women's Soccer
by Dan Lukes, dan.lukes@snc.edu, (920) 403-4077

DE PERE - St. Norbert College extended their unbeaten streak to five with a 3-0 Midwest Conference win over Illinois College at Kolstad Field at Schneider Stadium.

The Green Knights, who are 4-0-1 in their last five matches, improved to 6-7-1 overall and are 5-2 in the MWC. Illinois College fell to 2-10-2, 0-5-1.

St. Norbert's Nicole Hynes scored a pair of goals just over a minute apart midway through the second half for a 2-0 lead. Her second goal, Hynes' fourth of the year, was a perfectly played header. Erin McQuinn's blast from the right slot in the 59th minute completed the scoring. Kayla Pope assisted on all three goals for St. Norbert.

Cara Tazioli did not have to make a save to post the shutout, as St. Norbert outshot Illinois College 18-1. Courtney Mersinger made six saves for the Lady Blues.