Chicago, Ill. - The Lady Scarlet Hawks bounced
back in front of a home crowd Saturday night at Stuart Field with a 7-0 rout
over Northland Baptist Bible College.
Illinois Tech women dominated the game from the first whistle getting off many
shots on numerous opportunities. However, the first goal was not scored until
Emily Kunkel followed in a shot by Mary McCabe that hit off the crossbar. Captain
Erica Delgado put in the second goal with an assist by Kay Durbin, not long
after the first goal. Kay Durbin scored the final goal off of a penalty kick
awarded after foul on Delgado in the 18-yard box. The half closed with the
Scarlet Hawks up 3-0.
Scarlet Hawks continued to control the game in the second half. Angela Skaar started off the second half
scoring after a double assist from Emily kunkel and Lauren Walters. Not even a
minute later, Walters tapped in the Hawks fifth goal off of and excellent cross
by Mary McCabe. Mary McCabe got a goal of her own, with the third and final
penalty kick of the night. The Illinois Tech women's final goal was scored, after
a pass from Noel Deis and with a well-placed shot by Senior forward Emily
Scarlet Hawks play their first conference game on Wednesday against Trinity Christian College
at Stuart Field at 7 pm.