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Rose-Hulman Heads to Bluffton Saturday

Rose-Hulman Heads to Bluffton Saturday

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – As the 2017 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference men's soccer season enters its final stretch, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology will look to win its sixth consecutive match this Saturday when the Fightin' Engineers travel to Bluffton University.  Kickoff from Ohio is slated for 3:30 p.m. on the 21st.



Rose-Hulman News & Notes

* The Fightin' Engineers are currently in a three-way tie atop the HCAC standings with a league record of 5-1.  Transylvania and Hanover are also 5-1 in league action this season.
* Rose-Hulman is 10-4-1 overall and the team is unbeaten in the month of October. 
* On Wednesday October 18th, Rose-Hulman earned a 3-1 road victory at Mount St. Joseph. 
* Will McGowen, Austin Webb, and Michael Simmons have each scored three goals this season.  Webb leads the team with seven assists and 13 points.
* Goalie Carter Wright leads Rose-Hulman with six wins, 32 saves and an .842 save percentage. 

The Opposition: Bluffton University Beavers (1-13, 1-5 HCAC)

* Bluffton's lone win of the 2017 season came on October 4th; the Beavers defeated Franklin by a final score of 3-0.
* Blake Hershberger leads the team with three goals and six points.
* 10 different players have scored for Bluffton this year.
* BU has utilized four different goalies who have combined for 99 saves.