DECATUR, ILL. -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology scored
twice in the second half and relied on a strong team defensive
effort to top Millikin University 3-0 on Saturday afternoon.
Sophomore William Senat (Edmond, Okla./North)
scored twice for the Engineers, and senior Clint Vatterrodt
(Bloomington, Ill./University) added the middle goal to
provide Rose-Hulman's offensive output.
Defensively, freshman Drew Miller (Cincinnati,
Ohio/Bishop Fenwick) recorded his first career shutout in
goal as part of the defensive effort.
Senat put the Engineers ahead 1-0 with a score in the 16th
minute, courtesy of a pass from sophomore John Munson
In the second half, Vatterrodt gave Rose-Hulman an insurance
goal to make the score 2-0 with 12 minutes left. Senat added
the last score, courtesy of a pass from Vatterrodt, in the
final minutes to give Rose-Hulman its final margin of victory.
Rose-Hulman outshot Millikin 20-3 in the match, including 12-1
in the first half. Vatterrodt led the offense with five
shots, and Senat added four. Miller recorded one save in net
for the victory.
Rose-Hulman improved to 4-3 on the season and hosts Marian
University on Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the Engineer Intramural