OBERLIN, Ohio - The Oberlin College Yeowomen tripped up Bluffton 4-1 on a rare Sunday night contest under the lights. Bluffton slipped to 0-2, while Oberlin evened up its season mark at 1-1.
Trailing 4-0 midway through the second half, the Beavers finally cracked the scoreboard when sophomore Julia Gibson (New Carlisle/Tecumseh) found freshman Taylor Dye (Big Prairie/West Holmes) with just under 17 minutes to play.
Oberlin finished with a marked 26-6 advantage in shots, including 16-4 on frame. The Yeowomen forced two more corners (5-3), while both squads were whistled for nine fouls.
Bluffton travels to Goshen College for a 5 p.m. matchup with the Maple Leafs on Wednesday, Sept. 4.