ELSAH, ILL. -- Principia College scored once in each half to
overcome a strong Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology defensive
effort and earn a 2-0 women's soccer win on Thursday night.
Principia scored six minutes into the first half and added
an insurance goal with 13 minutes remaining in the contest.
Senior Julie Brennan (Indianapolis/Pike)
recorded 10 saves in net to lead the Engineer defensive effort
and keep Rose-Hulman within striking distance.
Senior Molly Rice (Marion/Oak Hill) had the two
best scoring attempts for the Engineers, including hitting the post
on a shot in the second half.
Principia outshot Rose-Hulman 16-9 in the match, although the
Engineers held an 8-5 edge in corner kicks. Rice, senior
Carolyn Guzik (Avon, Ohio/Padua
Franciscan), sophomore Rachel Johnstone
(Loveland, Ohio) and senior Anna Vogel (East
Greenwich, R.I./LaSalle Academy) had two shots each for
Principia improved to 2-0-1 on the season, while Rose-Hulman
stands 1-2. The Engineers host Marian University from
Indianapolis on Sunday at noon at Jim Rendel Field.
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