February 22, 2009

#14 Cal State Northridge Drops Pair of 8-7 Games at UCI Invitational

Feb. 22, 2009

Irvine, Ca. - The 14th ranked Cal State Northridge women's water polo team suffered its second one-goal loss on Sunday with an 8-7 loss to seventh-ranked UC Davis to conclude play at the three-day UC Irvine Invitational.

Jessica Coy and Tara McGinley each scored two goals for the Matadors.

Earlier in the day, ninth-ranked Loyola Marymount scored two fourth period goals to hand the Matadors an 8-7 loss.

Whitney Delgado tallied three goals while Coy added a pair of goals to help give the Matadors a 7-6 lead after three periods.

But the LMU defense held CSUN scoreless in the final period.

Cal State Northridge 2-3-2-0=7
Loyola Marymount 1-2-3-2=8
CSUN Scorers: Whitney Delgado 3, Jessica Coy 2, Alison Pierce 1, Sydney Sonoda 1
LMU Scorers: Anne Scott 3, Nicole Hughes 2, Mary Campos 1, Diana Romero 1, Kimberly Benedetti 1
Goalie Saves: Jillian Stapf (CSUN) 11; Eliana Arellano (LMU) 5

Cal State Northridge 0-3-2-2=7
UC Davis 2-2-2-2=8
CSUN Scorers: Jessica Coy 2, Tara McGinley 2, Alison Pierce 1, Sydney Sonoda 1, Kristin McLaughlin 1
UCD Scorers: Lauren Seidemann 2, Lindsay Kiyama 2, Michelle Hook 1, Sofia Patronas 1, Dakotah Mohr 1, Carey Faber 1
Goalie Saves: Jillian Stapf (CSUN) 6; Casey Hines (UCD) 8