Minnesota Morris got on the scoreboard first, but Northland answered with two goals to come away with a 2-1 victory over the Cougars in UMAC women's soccer action Saturday, Oct. 20, in Ashland.
After neither team scored in the opening 45 minutes, the Cougars did not waste much time getting the ball into the net in the second half. Sam Tate's fifth goal of the season, with assistance from Brooke Lorentz, gave UMM a 1-0 lead in the 47th minute.
Northland's Kaiya Voldberg secured the equalizing goal in the 60th minute. Asha Ritchie put the Lumberjills in front with a tally in the 72nd minute. Northland outshot the Cougars, 9-5, in the second half and held a 15-9 edge throughout the contest.
Bailey Tschida made six saves in net for the Cougars.
Minnesota Morris (6-9, 6-5 in UMAC) closes out the regular season with a home contest against UW-Superior next Saturday, Oct. 27, at the Cougar Soccer Field in Morris.