TERRE HAUTE, Ind.-- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology was able to secure a shutout win against the Defiance Yellow Jackets with a final score of 4-0. This improves the team to 7-4-1 overall and 2-0-1 in the HCAC.
Rose-Hulman was able to strike first in the 5th minute after Sarah Shoemaker was able to set up Elle Vuotto for the goal. Jessica Wells was able to get to the net after an assist from Vuotto to increase the Engineer's lead to 2-0 in the 11th minute. Wells would score her second goal of the day in the 27th minute to put the Engineers ahead 3-0 heading into halftime.
Rose-Hulman led Defiance in shots 11-1 in the first half.
The second half continued to be controlled by the Engineers. Rachael Enrici was able to get to the net after an assist from Wells in the 89th minute. This would lead to an Engineer win over Defiance with a final score of 4-0.
The Engineers will look ahead to continue HCAC competition at home against Hanover College on Wednesday, 10/16 at 7:30 PM.