Thousand Oaks, Ca. – Seventh-ranked Cal State Northridge opened tournament play at the Cal Lutheran Invitational with a 20-4 victory over Whittier College on Saturday morning.
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.
Cal State Northridge continues play at 2:15 pm against Cal State East Bay.
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