BLUFFTON, OHIO -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology senior
Julie Brennan (Indianapolis/Pike) tied a 12-year
school record to highlight a 1-1 women's soccer draw at Bluffton
University on Sunday.
Brennan recorded 18 saves to tie the single-match school record
originally set by Heidi Brackmann in 1999. She also holds the
career school record for saves and ranks second in school history
in goalkeeping victories.
Rose-Hulman jumped out to an early 1-0 lead on a score by
freshman Nicky Wheeler (Avon) just two minutes
into the match. Amanda Hunsberger tied the score at 1-1 with
a goal in the 78th minute, then the teams battled to a scoreless
draw for the last 32 minutes of action.
Bluffton outshot the Engineers 28-21 in the match. Wheeler
led the Rose-Hulman offense with six shots. Freshman
Mackenzie Christensen (New Glarus, Wis.), senior
Carolyn Guzik (Avon, Ohio/Padua Franciscan) and
senior Anna Vogel (East Greenwich, R.I./LaSalle
Academy) had three shots each for the Engineers.
Rose-Hulman stands 5-10-1 overall and 1-5-1 in league play,
while Bluffton has a 9-3-2 mark and is 4-2-1
in conference games.