Rose-Hulman Defeats Mount St. Joseph 5-0 in Homecoming Game


Carlson1TERRE HAUTE, IND. -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology recorded their third consecutive shutout with a 5-0 victory over Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference foe Mount St. Joseph on Saturday.

During these three games, the Engineers have outscored their opponents 19-0.  

The Engineers were led by senior Paul Bouagnon (St. Charles, Ill./Burlington Central), who scored two goals and recorded an assist on the day.  Bouagnon also recorded a team high five shots. 

After playing to a tie for the first 44 minutes of the game, Bouagnon scored with just 22 seconds left in the first half from sophomore Zane Englert (Waterloo, Ill.) for the Engineers' first goal.

Bouagnon scored again just two minutes into the second half for his second goal of the game.

Rose-Hulman added a third goal  in the 55th minute when sophomore Adam Carlson (Brownsburg, Ind.) scored off passes from Bouagnon and freshman Benjamin Green (Frisco, Texas/Centennial).

Sophomore B.J. Thompson (Princeton, Ind.) notched the Engineers' fourth goal following passes from senior Corbin Clow (Martinsville, Ind.) and junior Clint Vatterodt (Bloomington, Ill./University) in the 68th minute. 

Junior Brad Foulke (Indianapolis, Ind./Pike) finished the scoring with a header over the goalie off a pass from junior Ethan Schilbach (Edmonds, Wash./Kamiak).

Senior goalie Andy Kruth (Cedar Park, Texas/Vista Ridge) recorded four saves in the game. The Engineers outshot the visiting Lions 23-6 on the day.

Rose-Hulman improved to 5-5-2 on the season and are 2-0 in the HCAC, while Mount St. Joseph dropped to 2-7-1, 1-1 in the HCAC.  The Fightin' Engineers travel to Transylvania University Saturday to face the defending HCAC Tournament champion Pioneers.