Northwestern College played No. 10 Hastings College Saturday evening. The Raiders suffered a 1-3 loss. With the loss Northwestern drops to 10-8 (6-4) on the season. With the win the Broncos improved to 16-1-1 (10-0).
Northwestern got off to a rough start when an own goal put Hastings up 0-1.
The Raiders defense battled and held strong to keep the game at a 0-1 score at the half.
Raiders tried to keep the pressure on the Broncos, but they answered right back in the 46th minute with a goal from Megan Kruse to push their lead to 2-1.
In the 75th minute the Broncos Josie Knapp played a ball at her feet and flipped a goal into net banking it off the cross bar and in.
The Broncos would finish off the game with a 3-1 victory over the Raiders.
The Raiders took five shots with two on goal. The Broncos took 28 shots with ten on goal.
Northwestern finishes the conference season with a record of 6-4, 5th place in the conference standings.
UP NEXT FOR NORTHWESTERN
Tuesday, November 1st Raiders will travel to Morningside at 7 p.m for GPAC Quarterfinals Match.
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