Santa Barbara, Ca. – Cal State Northridge, ranked 14th in the nation, enjoyed a successful Sunday during second day action at the UCSB Winter Invitational.
On Sunday morning, a balanced attack proved to be the magic formula as the Matadors recorded a 13-8 victory over #20 Pacific. Marisa Young tallied four goals against the Tigers. Seven CSUN players scored at least one goal.
Kiernan Davis recorded six saves against UOP.
Cal State Northridge dominated play from start-to-finish against UOP. The Matadors raced to a 5-2 lead in the first period.
On Sunday afternoon, the Matadors continued their strong play with a convincing 15-2 decision over Cal State Monterey Bay.
Jenny Jamison exploded for six goals while Kelcie Ferreira, Kelcy Barrott and Marisa Young each scored two goals.
Again, balanced scoring prevailed. Seven different Matador players scored at least one goal against CSMB.
Cal State Northridge finished the tournament with a 3-1 record.
Matador Memo …
Eleven different players scored at least one goal during the four-game, two-day tournament at the UCSB Winter Invitational … Marisa Young scored 12 goals in the four games … Jenny Jamison had nine goals including a career-high six goals against Cal State Monterey Bay … Kiernan Davis collected 19 saves in goal for the Matadors ... Davis now has 405 career saves to move into fourth-place all-time at CSUN, ahead of Jessica Moody (388 career saves, 2002-03) … Jamison now has 130 career goals, ninth-best in school history … Young, with her 12 goals at the UCSB Winter Invite, now has 127 career goals, tenth-best in the CSUN record book … Lindsy Nelson had six goals in the tournament to give her 168 in her Matador career to move her into fourth-place all-time at CSUN, just ahead of Jessica Coy (162 career goals, 2006-09).
CSUN (3-1) 5-4-2-3 = 15
CSMB (0-4) 1-0 1-1 = 2
CSUN Scorers: Jenny Jamison 6, Marisa Young 2, Kelcie Ferreira 2, Kelcy Barrott 2, Taryn Kamimoto 1, Taitum Herrington 1, Melissa Doll 1
CSMB Scorers: Samantha Whitecotton 1, Bregg Hogervorst 1
CSUN Goalie Saves: Kiernan Davis 6 (3 quarters); Natalie Averell 1 (1 quarter)
CSMB Goalie Saves: Amanda Jennings 5
CSUN (2-1) 5-3-3-2 = 13
Pacific (1-2) 2-4-0-2 = 8
CSUN Scorers: Marisa Young 4, Lindsy Nelson 2, Celena Photopulos 2, Jenny Jamison 2, Taitum Herrington 1, Kelcy Barrott 1, Melissa Doll 1
UOP Scorers: Taylor Adair 2, Elise Martin 2, Rebecca Wright 1, Catie Mahnke 1, #8 1
CSUN Goalie Saves: Kiernan Davis 6
UOP Goalie Saves: Meghan Nee 3