BLOOMINGTON, ILL. -- No. 11 ranked Illinois Wesleyan lived up to its NCAA Division III women's soccer national ranking with a 7-1 victory over Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology on Wednesday night.
The Titans scored twice in the first half against a steady Rose-Hulman defensive effort, then pulled away in the second half.
Freshman Becca Evans (Tinley Park, Ill./Victor Andrew) led Rose-Hulman's effort with her third goal of the season.
Defensively, senior Julie Brennan (Indianapolis/Pike) recorded eight saves in net.
Illinois Wesleyan improved to 6-1 overall, while Rose-Hulman dropped to 3-4. The Fightin' Engineers host Transylvania University in the league opener on Saturday.