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Greencastle, Ind. -- Rhodes defeated DePauw 5-0 in non-conference play on Sunday.

After 18 minutes of scoreless action, Rhodes' Mackenzie Busby gave the Lynx their first goal, which came off a deflection. Rhodes scored twice more, one at 29:38 and the other at 32:30, to take a 3-0 lead at halftime.

After another 20 minutes of 0-0 field hockey, Rhodes made it 4-0 with Lizzie Wood's first goal of the season. Busby scored her second goal of the game at 64:11 to wrap up the win for Rhodes.

DePauw was outshot 23-14. Both keepers, DePauw's Sarah Foye and Rhodes' Laura Eckelkamp, recorded seven saves.

Rhodes improves to 2-1 overall, while DePauw drops to 2-2. Next weekend DePauw hosts Kenyon on Saturday and Ohio Wesleyan on Sunday in a pair of NCAC matchups.