Purdue vs. Northwestern

Oct. 4, 2002

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The Boilermakers prepare to send out the starting lineup during introductions before the Purdue-Northwestern game at the Varsity Soccer Complex.

Senior midfielder Tari St. John charges past her teammates during introductions.

Fans and teams stand for the singing of the National Anthem. The game started at 4 p.m.

Tari St. John moves the ball along the right side of the box.

Sophomore midfielder Meghan Dybvig leads the attack.

Junior forward Annette Kent prepares to cross the ball.

Fifth-year head coach Rob Klatte occasionally bolts up the stairs of the press box to get a better view.

Threatening weather ? and torrential rain that stopped less than an hour before game time ? kept numbers down at kickoff. By the half, the stands were filled.

Klatte welcomes players to the sideline during substitutions.

Home Big Ten games are broadcast on WLAS-AM in Greater Lafayette and Webcast on www.purduesports.com. At right is play-by-play voice Mark Leddy, at left soccer sports information director Laura Schwenk and fine-tuning the production is Steve Hall, director of the Elliott Hall of Music.

Purdue Pete watches the closing minutes of the first half.

More than two-dozen youngsters signed up the try their feet at a challenge course on the west field.