Coming off a rare blowout loss to Smithville the day before, the Lady Hound soccer team responded with authority Thursday, beating Benton 10-0 in St. Joseph.
Six different Lady Hounds scored goals and six had an assist in the team's second 10-goal rout of Benton this year. Maryville improved to 13-2 overall and 4-2 in the MEC.
Senior Alyssa Stiens matched her season-high with four goals. Freshman Mollie Holtman scored a pair of goals and had an assist. Sophomore Ashton Reuter managed a goal and an assist.
Lauren Becker, Nicole Bickford and Anny Van de Ven tallied one goal apiece. Also contributing assists were Hannah Brod, Maddie Jones, Chelsea Byland and Cassie Holtman.
The Lady Hounds' next match is Monday at Notre Dame de Sion in Kansas City.