MIDLAND, Mich. – The Saginaw Valley State University women's soccer team concluded the 2021 spring regular season with a road matchup against rival Northwood University Saturday in Midland, Mich.
The Cardinals failed to find the net for a third consecutive contest but the SVSU defense kept the game tied until late. Northwood found the game-winner in the 87th minute to escape with a 1-0 victory.
The loss finishes the regular season for the Cardinals with a record of 2-6 overall and in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.
The Timberwolves broke through on a goal from Jessica Piper on a breakaway up the middle of the field with just over three minutes remaining on the clock.
SVSU will be the No. 8 seed in the 2021 GLIAC Tournament and will travel to take on No. 1 seed Ferris State University in the quarterfinals at 4 pm Tuesday in Big Rapids, Mich.