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September 1, 2011

Men's Soccer kicks off 2011 season with 3-0 shutout at Franklin (Ind.)

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FRANKLIN, Ind. — The Ohio Northern men's soccer team kicked off the 2011 season in dominating fashion by not allowing a single opponent shot in a 3-0 victory over Franklin (Ind.) at Faught Stadium, Thursday night.

With the win, the Polar Bears improve to 1-0, while the Grizzlies fall to 0-1.

ONU was led by senior Christian Huelsman, who tallied three points on a goal and an assist.

Junior Cameron Johnson put Northern on the board first in the 18th minute, putting in a pass from junior Chris Matejka for the first goal of the year.

The Polar Bears then notched two goals in under a minute, as an assist by senior Abrim Mueller led to Huelsman's first goal of the season in the 64th minute, making the score 2-0.

Just 24 seconds later, senior Zach Crawford put a Huelsman corner kick into the net to push the lead to 3-0.

Northern dominated the flow of the game, putting up 35 shots compared to Franklin's zero. Twenty-six of those shots were on goal.

ONU also recorded 13 corner kicks compared to Franklin's one.

Junior Mac Church didn't allow a goal, tallying his 19th career shutout and his first of the 2011 season.

The Polar Bears will be back in action this weekend as they participate in the Roger Taylor Classic at North Carolina Wesleyan, taking on Wisconsin-Oshkosh on Saturday and NC-Wesleyan on Sunday.

Both games are slated to begin at 2:30 p.m.

Thursday, Oct. 19: All times Eastern
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Salem State at Pine Manor
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Rutgers-Camden at Lancaster Bible
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4:30 PM
Bethany Lutheran at St. Olaf
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Concordia (Texas) at Hardin-Simmons
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New Rochelle at Farmingdale State
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Edgewood at Cornell
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Houghton at Alfred State
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Mass-Dartmouth at Worcester State
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Hope at Kalamazoo
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Centre at Berea
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UW-Whitewater at Loras
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Concordia-Moorhead at Northwestern (Minn.)
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Belhaven at LeTourneau
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9:30 PM
Louisiana College at East Texas Baptist
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9:30 PM
Mary Hardin-Baylor at McMurry
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1st half - 37:11
0 Concordia (Texas)
0 Hardin-Simmons
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4:00 PM
Becker at Framingham State
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Elms at Bay Path
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Rochester at RIT
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Howard Payne at Sul Ross State
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Grinnell at Nebraska Wesleyan
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Louisiana College at East Texas Baptist
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Concordia-Moorhead at Northwestern (Minn.)
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Belhaven at LeTourneau
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Southwestern at Texas-Dallas
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Mary Hardin-Baylor at McMurry
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Mount St. Mary at Montclair State
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New York University at Stockton
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CCNY at SUNY-Purchase
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Maryville (Tenn.) at Covenant
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Chicago at Illinois Tech
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Lesley at Regis (Mass.)
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Mount St. Vincent at SUNY-Old Westbury
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SUNY-Purchase at Yeshiva
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Austin at Schreiner
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Oneonta State at Buffalo State
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Covenant at Greensboro
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Potsdam State at Geneseo State
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Plattsburgh State at Brockport State
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New Paltz State at Fredonia State
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Texas Lutheran at University of Dallas
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Maranatha Baptist at North Central (Minn.)
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Hamline at St. John's
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Maryville (Tenn.) at William Peace
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Elms at Becker
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Lycoming at Stevenson
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Berry at Oglethorpe
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Baldwin Wallace at Otterbein
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Hiram at Ohio Wesleyan
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Macalester at Saint Mary's (Minn.)
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Ecclesia at Grace (Neb.)
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St. Scholastica at Crown
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University of the Ozarks at Texas-Tyler
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Centenary (La.) at Trinity (Texas)
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Southwestern at Colorado College
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UC Santa Cruz at Occidental
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St. Joseph's (L.I.) at Yeshiva
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Maranatha Baptist at North Central (Minn.)
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Buffalo State at Oneonta State
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Geneseo State at Potsdam State
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Fredonia State at New Paltz State
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Brockport State at Plattsburgh State
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Concordia (Wis.) at Concordia-Chicago
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Guilford at Lynchburg
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Austin at Schreiner
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Valley Forge at Lincoln (Pa.)
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Mount Mary at Rockford
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Texas Lutheran at University of Dallas
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Nichols at Roger Williams
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St. Scholastica at Crown
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University of the Ozarks at Texas-Tyler
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Western New England at Curry
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Mass-Boston at Eastern Connecticut
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Bridgewater State at Massachusetts Maritime
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Coast Guard at Clark
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Centenary (La.) at Trinity (Texas)
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MSOE at Aurora
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Thursday, Oct. 19: All times Eastern
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1st half - 37:11
0 Concordia (Texas)
0 Hardin-Simmons
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Chicago at Illinois Tech
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