Northridge, Calif. – Kelcie Ferreira and Lindsy Nelson each scored three goals to lead 13th-ranked Cal State Northridge to an 13-8 victory over Marist College in a non-league women's water polo game on Tuesday afternoon at Matador Pool.
Seven different Matador players scored at least one goal.
The game was close throughout the first three periods. The Matadors led 3-2 at the first period, 7-6 at halftime, and 9-8 at the end of three periods.
But the CSUN offense and defense clicked in the fourth period. The Matadors outscored the Red Foxes in the final frame.
Cal State Northridge is now 18-8. Marist fell to 13-8.
Cal State Northridge (18-8) 3-4-2-4 = 13
Marist (13-8) 2-4-2-2 = 8
CSUN Scorers: Kelcie Ferreira 3, Lindsy Nelson 3, Melissa Doll 2, Marisa Young 2, Molly Henehan 1, Jenny Jamison 1, Celena Photopulos 1
Marist Scorers: Hamby 2, Chavez 1, Crabtree 1, Hambry 1, Hathaway 1, Levien 1, Rinker 1
Goalie Saves: Kiernan Davis (CSUN) 7; Thomas (M) 6