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    Catch the 'Cats at Lakeside Field This Spring

    NUSPORTSDOTCOM Cole Missimo scored a goal in NU's first two spring exhibition matches.
    Cole Missimo scored a goal in NU's first two spring exhibition matches.

    April 5, 2013

    EVANSTON, Ill. – Northwestern men’s soccer returns to Lakeside Field for three dates in April to play a number of spring exhibition matches.
    Northwestern’s first home spring exhibition at Lakeside Field is Thursday, April 11 against the Schwaben Men’s Football Club at 8 p.m. The Wildcats are back at home three days later, hosting IUPUI at 3:15 p.m. and Lewis at 5:45 p.m. IUPUI and Lewis will square off at 4:30 p.m.
    The final home event of the spring season is the fourth annual Chicago Cup, which once again returns to Lakeside Field on Sunday, April 21. The Wildcats won the annual event in 2012 which features UIC, DePaul and Loyola. NU plays the first game of the day against UIC at 10:30 a.m. DePaul and Loyola meet at 11:45 a.m. and the consolation game takes place at 1 p.m. The Chicago Cup champion will be crowned with the title game at 2:15 p.m.
    Northwestern then wraps up its spring schedule on the road at Bradley. The ’Cats and Braves kickoff at 7 p.m. CT at Shea Stadium in Peoria, Ill.
    Below is the complete spring schedule including results from the early matches. Admission is FREE for the spring exhibitions at Lakeside Field and please note that dates and times are subject to change:
    Sunday, Feb. 23
    vs. Canadian Team-Ajax (@ Michigan State)
    W, 3-0 (Goals by Cole Missimo, Eric Weberman and Joey Calistri; Zak Allen shutout)
    March 9
    vs. Georgia Southern (@ Clemson)
    T, 1-1 (Goal by Cole Missimo)
    at Clemson
    T, 0-0 (Zak Allen shutout)
    Thursday, April 11
    vs. Schwaben Men’s Football Club (Lakeside Field)
    W, 2-0 (Goals by Cole Missimo, Joey Calistri; Zak Allen shutout)
    Sunday, April 14
    vs. IUPUI (Lakeside Field)
    W, 1-0 (Goal by Lepe Seetane; Tyler Miller shutout)

    vs. Lewis (Lakeside Field)
    T, 0-0 (Zak Allen shutout)
    Sunday, April 21
    Chicago Cup (Lakeside Field)
    vs. UIC
    W, 2-1 (Goals by Lepe Seetane, Grant Wilson)

    Championship Match vs. Loyola
    W, 2-0 (Goals by Cole Missimo, Sagar Jambusaria; Tyler Miller shutout)
    Wildcats win back-to-back Chicago Cup titles
    Saturday, April 27
    at Bradley (Peoria, Ill.)
    T, 2-2 (Goals by Nikko Boxall, Cole Missimo)


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