DePauw Wins Fifth Straight; Improves to 10-2
October 21, 2008
October 21, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw matched a season-high with five goals and extended its win streak to five straight with a 5-1 win over visiting Oberlin. The Tigers improved to 10-2 with the win and finished the home portion of their season with a 6-1 record at McKeen Field. The Yeowomen dropped to 1-13 with the loss.
DePauw's Carolyn Mueller put the Tigers on the board first with an assist from Sarah Riffle just 5:51 into the contest. Oberlin's Emily Whitaker knotted the score at 1-1 at 11:32 on Nuni Montaigne's assist. Katie Sowar delivered what would be the game-winning goal at 22:48 on Mueller's assist.
Mueller scored her second goal at 39:52 before Kimberly Trainor made it 4-1 with Sowar's assist at 40:54. Meredith Ellis wrapped up the scoring at 49:47 on Mueller's second assist.
DePauw outshot Oberlin 23-5 and held a 13-5 edge in corners. DePauw's Liz Attewell recorded three saves in goal, while Oberlin's Manya Lulek finished with 18.
The Tigers return to Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference action on Friday, October 24, when they travel to Hendrix for a 7 p.m. CDT game.