Women's Soccer Falls 2-0 at Defiance

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DEFIANCE, OHIO -- Defiance College relied on two first half goals to top Rose-Hulman 2-0 in women's soccer action on Saturday afternoon.

Defiance relied on goals by Alicia Ledford in the 11th and 27th minutes to take an early 2-0 lead.  Claire Turner had 10 saves for the Yellow Jackets.

The Fightin' Engineers outshot Defiance 15-10 in the contest, with nine shots in the first half and six in the second.

Freshman Nicky Wheeler (Avon) and freshman Hayley Gilliam (Zionsville) led the Rose-Hulman offense with two shots each.

Rose-Hulman stands 6-5-2 overall and 1-1-1 in league play, while Defiance improved to 7-3-3.  The Fightin' Engineers travel to Mount St. Joseph on Tuesday.