News From Terre Haute, Indiana

September 12, 2013

Rose-Hulman women’s soccer shuts out Greenville

Staff report
The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — Rose-Hulman scored once in the first half and twice in the second to earn a 3-0 shutout victory over Greenville College in women's soccer action on Wednesday at the Intramural Field.

Senior Rachel Johnstone put the Engineers on the board in the 34th minute, on a breakaway goal started by an assist from junior Haley O’Neil.

Senior Nicky Wheeler pushed the lead to 2-0 with a goal in the 65th minute.  Wheeler scored her first goal of the season after a pass from sophomore Kate DeMoss.

Rose-Hulman added an insurance goal in the 78th minute when sophomore Hayley Gilliam completed another breakaway. DeMoss provided her second assist of the match to secure the victory.

Rose-Hulman set a new season-high with three goals and improved to 2-1-1 with the victory. Greenville stands 1-3 overall. The Engineers return to action with a home game against Millikin University on Saturday.