March 1, 2014

#7 CSUN Enjoys Two Wins At Cal Lutheran Invitational

Thousand Oaks, Ca. – Cal State Northridge, ranked seventh in the nation, picked up two victories during Saturday action at the Cal Lutheran Invitational.

Saturday afternoon, Marisa Young collected five goals to pace the Matadors to a 19-5 victory over Cal State East Bay. Bianca Adams added three goals as CSUN raised its second record to 11-5.

From start-to-finish, CSUN dominated play. A 5-0 lead after the first period ballooned to an 11-1 halftime advantage.

Ten players scored at least one goal. Kiernan Davis collected nine saves as CSUN's goalkeeper.

Earlier in the day, Cal State Northridge recorded a 20-4 victory over Whittier College.

The Matadors dominated play from start-to-finish. After a 5-1 first period lead, offense and defense again prevailed in the second period. CSUN scored another five goals to take a 10-1 halftime lead.

The lead grew to 15-5 after three periods.

Eleven players scored at least one goal for Cal State Northridge. Kelcie Ferreira led the Matador arsenal with four goals. MacKenzy Fowler added a season-high three goals.

Cal State Northridge continues play on Sunday. The Matadors face Occidental at 10:30 am followed by a 3:30 pm contest against Chapman College.

CSUN (11-5)        5-6-4-4 = 19
CSUEB (3-8)        0-1-2-2 = 5
CSUN Goal Scorers: Marisa Young 5, Bianca Adams 3, Jenny Jamison 2, Kelcy Barrott 1, Melissa Doll 1, Lindsy Duncan 1, Kelcie Ferreira 1, McKenzie Fowler 1, Taitum Herrington 1, Molly Henehan 1, Marissa Petras 1, Celena Photopulos 1
CSUN Goalie Saves: Kiernan Davis 9; Natalie Averell 5

CSUN (10-5)        5-5-5-5 = 20
Whittier (5-3)        1-0-1-2 = 4
CSUN Goal Scorers: Kelcie Ferreira 4, Mackenzy Fowler 3, Bianca Adams 2, Lindsy Duncan 2, Molly Henehan 2, McKenzie Pollei 2, Kelcy Barott 1, Emily Fuller 1, Jenny Jamison 1, Celena Photopulos 1, Marissa Petras 1
Whittier Goal Scorers: Jenna Cohen 1, Jae Crabtree 1, Isabella Gorrocino 1, Hayley Parker 1
CSUN Goalie Saves: Kiernan Davis 8; Natalie Averell 5
Whittier Goalie Saves: Caitlin Broznan 7