St. Norbert's Late Strikes Sink Warriors

St. Norbert's Late Strikes Sink Warriors

MILWAUKEE ( – St. Norbert broke a scoreless tie by scoring two goals over the final six minutes of the match and went onto defeat the Wisconsin Lutheran College men's soccer team 2-0 on Wednesday night at Uihlein Soccer Park. The contest was moved from the natural grass surface at Warrior Soccer Field to Uihlein's turf surface due to extremely wet field conditions.


  • Final Score: St. Norbert 2, Wisconsin Lutheran 0
  • Records: Wisconsin Lutheran (2-1-1), St. Norbert (2-0-0)
  • Location: Uihlein Soccer Park, Milwaukee, Wis. | Attendance: 62


  • Neither team was able to find the back of the net in the opening 45 minutes. Warriors goalkeeper Erek Lehnen (Fort Myers, Fla./Southwest Florida Christian) made seven first-half saves to keep the Green Knights in check. WLC put three shots on target in the opening frame.
  • Wisconsin Lutheran withstood St. Norbert's offensive attack for the majority of the second half until the final minutes of the contest.
  • SNC struck for two scores within the final six minutes of the match off goals from Griffin Hoerchner (85') and Ben Prange (87'). Both scores were assisted by Sam Lamers.


  • St. Norbert, the defending Midwest Conference champions, out-shot Wisconsin Lutheran 37-12, but just 14-4 in shots on target.
  • Lehnen allowed his first two goals of the season in over 280 minutes in the net. He finished the contest with 12 saves.
  • Jimmy Pierson (Brown Deer, Wis./Brown Deer) led the Warriors with four shots, while five other players tallied at least one shot for WLC.
  • Lamers, Tyler Kassube, and Kieran Ruane recorded seven shots each for the Green Knights. Sam Lisheron made four saves to preserve the shutout.
  • The Green Knights improve to 2-0-0 all-time against the Warriors. Tonight's meeting was the first since 2002.


  • The Warriors head to our nation's capital for two games this weekend, beginning with a matchup against Marymount (0-2-1) on Friday at 5:00 p.m. CST in Arlington, Va. Live stats and video will be available for the match at