Tech's Rebekah Nisbet Led the Owls with 5 Shots in 1-0 Loss
KIRKLAND, Wash. – Northwest University scored just 1:46 into the first half and then held off Oregon Tech for a 1-0 victory on the NU Athletic Field Halloween afternoon.
The Eagles got their goal when Shea Samuelsen to a cross from Kelsey Greene and put it off the left post and into the back of the net for the only score of the game. Both teams would have scoring opportunities they couldn’t convert or the defenses stepped up to halt a potential score.
Northwest (9-7-1, 5-2-1 CCC) out shot Oregon Tech (6-9-1, 3-5 CCC) 15-9 as NU keeper Patty Hughes earned the shutout with 3 saves. Rebekah Matteri had 9 saves for the Owls in goal. Acacia Johnson had 5 shots for NU while Rebekah Nisbet led Oregon Tech with 5 shots on the day.
The Owls will try to bounce back Saturday at Evergreen State in Olympia, Wash.