Women's Soccer Blanks Defiance 2-0

Women's Soccer Blanks Defiance 2-0

DEFIANCE, Ohio -- The Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology women's soccer team shutout Defiance College by a final score of 2-0 on Saturday October 15.

Junior Madeline Romeo got the scoring started for the Fightin' Engineers in the 37th minute with her fifth goal of the season on a pass from Maddy Twetten.  RHIT took a lead of 1-0 into halftime.

Early in the second half Kirby Kern netted a header on a cross from Stef Panzenhagen to increase Rose-Hulman's lead to 2-0.  

Rose-Hulman out shot Defiance 30-4 and earned 12 corner kicks.  Defiance had just one corner kick.  

With the win, RHIT improved to 10-4 and 4-1 in the HCAC.  Their next match will be Wednesday October 19 at Mt. St. Joseph.  Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m.