FORT WAYNE, Ind. - The Illinois Tech women's lacrosse team made the trip to Indiana on Saturday to oppose an NAIA school in Indiana Tech. The Scarlet Hawks dropped the battle of the tech schools 24-3 to fall to 3-4 on the season.
How it Happened
- After a 4-0 run for the hosts in the first five minutes, Shanie Scoles put the Scarlet Hawks on the board with an unassisted tally.
- Indiana Tech responded with a 5-0 run to increase the lead to 9-1, but the Scarlet Hawks would score two of the next three goals to follow. Isabella Rubin netted a man-up goal on a free position shot. Scoles then scored unassisted just two minutes later.
- The hosts would shut out the Hawks for the rest of the first half, carrying a 16-3 lead into intermission.
- It was more of the same in the second half, as Indiana tech held the Scarlet Hawks scoreless the rest of the way.
Scarlet Hawk Standouts
- Scoles scored twice, picked up three ground balls, had four draw controls, and caused two turnovers.
- Rubin found the back of the net once to go along with two ground balls.
- Jennifer Young made 10 saves and led the team with five ground balls.
- Illinois Tech heads to the Minneapolis area for two weekend MWLC contests. The first of those two matches will come on Saturday at Hamline University, beginning at 5:00 p.m.