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    NUSPORTSDOTCOM Senior captain Jeremy Cook leads the Wildcats into this weekend's action.
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    Senior captain Jeremy Cook leads the Wildcats into this weekend's action.
    NUSPORTSDOTCOM

    Sept. 12, 2003

    EVANSTON, Ill. - The Wildcats will host their second tournament of the year this weekend when they welcome Eastern Illinois, DePaul, and Lafayette to the Leonard B. Thomas Sports Complex.

    DePaul and Lafayette are set to do battle at 1:30 p.m. and the 'Cats face off with Eastern Illinois at 4 p.m.

    NU will be looking to earn its first victory of the season after tying with Vanderbilt and Evansville in the opening weekend. The 'Cats dropped two matches in the Aaron Olitsky Memorial Soccer Classic in Mt. Pleasant, S.C. 5-2, and 3-1, to College of Charleston and South Carolina, respectively.

    DePaul makes its second appearance of the season at the LBT Sports. The Blue Demons took second in the Northwestern North Shore Classic after beating Vanderbilt, 1-0 and falling by the same score to Evansville.

    NU will battle DePaul on Sunday, Sept. 14 at 4 p.m. Lafayette and Eastern Illinois play in the first match of the day. Game time is set for 1:30 p.m.