Saints Women Win, Men Lose UMAC Championship

By KBJR News 1

November 5, 2011 Updated Nov 5, 2011 at 11:01 PM CDT

Duluth, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) --- The St. Scholastica women's soccer team beat Minnesota-Morris 2-1 on Saturday in the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference championship game, but the men's team to the Cougars 6-5 in shootout.

The women got goals from Duluth East graduate Kelsey Kehtel and Taylor Cunningham, earning a berth into the Division III NCAA tournament.

The men got out to a 2-0 lead thanks to a pair of goals from Kyle Farrar, but saw the lead disappear at the end of regulation.

The two teams played 20 minutes of scoreless overtime before Minnesota-Morris earned the victory in shootout fashion.

Posted by Zach Schneider
zschneider@northlandsnewscenter.com