MO. -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology scored twice in a
three-minute span in the second half to top Webster University 2-0
in women's soccer action on Wednesday night.
Sophomore Nicky Wheeler (Avon) scored in the
22nd minute on a pass from sophomore Mackenzie Christensen
(New Glarus, Wis.). Just three minutes later,
Christensen put home an insurance goal on an assist from freshman
Hayley Gilliam (Zionsville).
Freshman Lucinda Combs (Danville, Ky./Boyle
County) recorded her second shutout of the season in goal
with four saves.
Webster outshot Rose-Hulman 7-3 in the second half and 10-6 in
the contest, but the Engineers maintained control with a 4-2 edge
in corner kicks. Wheeler joined freshman Mallory
McDevitt (Wapakoneta, Ohio) with two shots.
Rose-Hulman improved to 3-3 on the season, while Webster dropped
to 3-2. The Fightin' Engineers host Millikin University on
Saturday at 1 p.m. at Jim Rendel Field.
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