Senior Madison Rowley recorded her first hat trick of the season to propel Marquette to a 4-1 win over River Forest on Wednesday evening.
Rowley’s first goal of the match came off a feed from fellow senior Riley Lindsey in the 10th minute.
Lindsey made it 2-0 exactly two minutes later with an unassisted goal.
Marquette was awarded a penalty kick in the 20th minute. Rowley capitalized on the chance to expand the Blazer cushion.
River Forest’s lone goal on the night also came via a PK. The Ingots converted in the 29th minute to cut the margin to 3-1 heading into halftime.
Rowley clinched the hat trick in the 60th minute with a dazzling strike on another feed from Lindsey.
Behind a two-save effort from sophomore keeper Sydney Burroughs, Marquette cruised to a 4-1 victory.
The Blazers return to the road Monday when they travel to Dyer to take on Illiana Christian at 5:30 pm.