10/7: At Illinois Wesleyan (29-19) WIN
- NURFC traveled down to Bloomington, IL to face off against the Illinois Wesleyan Titans in the season opener for the cats.
- First half was a physical battle as NU struggled against large IWU pack, but Cats kept their poise and continued to tally points with good phase play from the forwards and good passing from the back line
- Second half continued in much same vein. Cats continued to dominate
- Final score was 29-19. Tries scored by Enky Bayle Nathan Miller, Anthony Kajuch, Sean Casey and Kevin Spanier. Conversions from Sean Casey and Kevin Spanier
- Next Saturday NU travels to play the Raiders at MSOE. Game time at 7:00 PM.