TERRE HAUTE, IND. -- Greenville College scored twice in the
second half to overcome an early deficit and top Rose-Hulman
Institute of Technology 2-1 in women's soccer action on Wednesday
Maureen Murphy tied the score early in the second half, before
Rachel Irwin provided the game winner for the Panthers.
Rose-Hulman relied on an own goal for its score in the first
half. Junior Amy Schleter (Knoxville,
Tenn./Karns) centered a pass in front in heavy traffic
that was deflected first by the Engineers and then in by a
Greenville narrowly outshot Rose-Hulman 15-13 in the tightly
contested matchup. Freshman Nicky Wheeler
(Avon) led the Engineer offense with three shots, and
senior Julie Brennan (Indianapolis/Pike) added
four saves in goal for the Engineers.
Rose-Hulman dropped to 3-6 on the season, while Greenville
improved to 5-4 overall. The Fightin' Engineers travel to
Mount St. Joseph on Saturday.
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