CHICAGO, IL - Illinois Tech Women's Soccer took on the visiting Pilots of Bethel College at Stuart Field on Saturday and came away with a convincing 3-0 victory.
The Scarlet Hawks defense held strong throughout the contest, holding Bethel to six shots with only one on goal. Tech goalkeeper Amy Arnhart registered one save in the shutout win.
Veronica Torres scored on a cross from Grace Durbin in the 10th minute to put the Hawks in front. Diana Otero added a goal in the 17th minute off an assist from Lauren Capuano to give the Hawks a 2-0 cushion going into the break.
Capuano would ice the game with a goal in the 48th minute off an assist from Otero and Kay Durbin.
The Scarlet Hawks lead the statistical battle with 20 shots and 10 on goal for the game.
The Scarlet Hawks return to home action on Saturday, September 24th when they host Benedictine University Springfield at 2:00 p.m. It is homecoming weekend and the Hawks will honor their seven seniors, Samantha Cosenza, Noel Deis, Kay Durbin, Grace Durbin, Amanda Smith, Emily Tilton, and Lauren Wissman at half-time.