TERRE HAUTE, IND. --
Transylvania University held off a strong charge by Rose-Hulman
Institute of Technology in the second half to earn a 3-1 men's
soccer victory on Saturday afternoon.
Rose-Hulman outshot Transylvania 16-10 on the afternoon,
including 9-6 in the second half. Transylvania relied on
timely offense for its scoring, however, with goals by Robbie
Graham and Tony Spero giving the Pioneers a 2-0 lead at
Spero added a third goal for Transylvania, before senior
Clint Vatterrodt (Bloomington, Ill./University)
put the Fightin' Engineers on the board with his ninth goal of the
season in the 77th minute. Sophomore Ben Green
(Frisco, Texas/Centennial) recorded the assist.
Vatterrodt fired six shots to lead the Rose-Hulman
offense. Green and junior Adam Carlson
(Brownsburg) added two shots each.
Transylvania improved to 3-3-2 overall and 1-0 in HCAC play,
while Rose-Hulman dropped to 5-4 and 0-1 in conference
matches. The Fightin' Engineers host Greenville College on