|October 20, 2012||1st||2nd||1OT||Final|
|MINOT||57:38||Biasetto, Gemma (Fisher, Zoe )|
|Stats at a Glance||BSU||MINOT|
|Shots (on Goal)||6 (4)||22 (12)|
MINOT, N.D. (Herb Parker Stadium) – The Minot State University soccer team scored a goal in the 95th minute to break a 1-1 tie and defeat Bemidji State University in overtime Saturday, handing the Beavers their fourth Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) loss of the season.
Bemidji State got on the board first in the 15th minute when Jess Voeller (Jr., F, White Bear Lake, Minn.) scored her fourth goal of the season off a corner kick. Abigail Nyquist (D, Golden Valley, Minn.) took the kick and landed it in the six-yard box, the ball bounced around until Voeller was able to get her foot on it and place it into the left side of the net.
Despite being out shot in the first half 7-1 BSU took a 1-0 lead into halftime.
Bemidji State held onto its lead until the 57th minute when MSU forward Gemma Biasetto knocked one past goaltender Sonja Barr (So., GK, Duluth, Minn.) off a pass across the six-yard box and forced the game into overtime.
Minot State’s game-winning goal came in the first five minutes of the first overtime off a direct kick after a BSU foul right outside the 18-yard box. MSU forward Emilie Rebelo took the kick and drove it into the upper left corner of the net.
BSU was outshot in the game 22-6 and had four shots on goal.
Barr matched her career-high for the second game in a row posting 10 saves. She is now 7-3-1 on the season.
The overtime loss marks Bemidji States’ fourth overtime game of the season. BSU is now 1-2-1 in games extended beyond 90 minutes.
The Beavers are now 9-5-1 overall and 7-4-1 in NSIC play.
Bemidji State returns to action tomorrow with a match against University of Mary at 2 p.m. at the Dacotah Centennial Field in Mandan, N.D.
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Nestled in Northern Minnesota’s wooded region and located on the shore of Lake Bemidji, Bemidji State University sponsors 15 varsity athletic programs with NCAA Division I men’s and women’s hockey membership in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association, while its 13 NCAA Division II programs hold membership in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC).