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Men's Soccer at Luther College

Wednesday, September 21st, 2011 – 7:00 p.m. at Decorah, Iowa - Luther Soccer Game Field

Knights Can't Repel Norse

By Claire Karban '13

DECORAH, Iowa -- The Carleton College men's soccer team traveled south to face host Luther College under the lights on Wednesday, and the Knights absorbed a 1-0 setback, snapping their seven-game win streak in the series.

The Norse extended their current win streak to four matches as they defeated Carleton for the first time since posting a 1-0 victory in 1998.

Carleton was out-shot 7-4 on the evening, including a 5-1 margin in the first half. This imbalance was reflected on the scoreboard when Luther's Mark Fernandes sent a loose ball into the right corner of the net in the 44th minute.

The Knights had a few more opportunities in the second half but were unable to score, dropping their season record to 2-3-1. Carleton's next game will be this Saturday against Concordia College in Moorhead, Minn. at 1:00 p.m.

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