Senior Nicky Wheeler scored both the opening goal and game-winning goal as the Engineers defeated Earlham 2-1 on Tuesday and clinched a spot in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Tournament for the first time since 2009. Rose is now 10-4-4 overall and 6-2 in conference play.
A pair of Engineers swimmers captured CCIW Men's and Women's swimmers of the Week. Ellie Hong captured the Women's honor by winning the 100-yard backstroke at Purdue University's Indiana Intercollegiate Meet this past Saturday. Hong recorded a time of 58.61, breaking her own school record that was set last Friday.
The Men's award went to Orion Martin. Martin finished in the Top 10 in three events this past weekend finishing in first in the 100-yard freestyle at Millikin and placing well in two other events at the Purdue University's Indiana Intercollegiate Meet this past Saturday.
and The Rose-Hulman Women's Basketball team have picked to finish 7th in a very tough Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference according to the Pre-Season Coaches Poll. the John Prevo led squad finished 12-14 overall and 8-10 in the conference last season. The Engineers do return nine players and 4 starters. They open up their season at home vs. IU-South Bend on Nov. 15th.