April 11, 2010
Northridge, Calif. - Katie Outzen scored a career-high three goals to lead the tenth-ranked Cal State Northridge women's water polo team to a convincing 16-3 victory over Whittier College in a non-league game Sunday afternoon at Matador Pool.
Outzen had entered the game with only three goals the entire season, and two goals last year. Outzen's goals came in the second, third and fourth periods of play.
The Matadors raced to a 5-0 lead in the first five minutes of the game. Cal State Northridge led 10-1 at halftime.
Cal State Northridge now is 24-6 and will seek a new school record 25th victory at 5:30 p.m. today against Chapman College at Matador Pool.
Cal State Northridge (24-6) 6-4-3-3=16
Whittier (11-13) 1-0-1-1=3
CSUN Scorers: Katie Outzen 3, Bethany Scamara 2, Whitney Delgado 2, Alison Pierce 2, Kirra Kylander 1, Alyssa Goldie 1, Renee Gargiulo 1, Sabrina Anonas 1, Sydney Sonoda 1, Kristin McLaughlin 1, Heidi Pettinger 1
Whittier Scorers: Melissa Reynoso 2, Veronica Becerra 1
Goalie Saves: Jillian Stapf (CSUN) 6, Nicole Concialdi (CSUN) 1; Anahisa Aquirre (W) 12
1-0, 7:41 - Alison Pierce (CSUN)
2-0, 6:52 - Kirra Kylander (CSUN)
3-0, 5:55 - Alison Pierce (CSUN)
4-0, 5:00 - Kristin McLaughlin (CSUN)
5-0, 3:02 - Whitney Delgado (CSUN)
5-1, 1:51 - Veronica Becerra (W)
6-1, :59 - Heidi Pettinger (CSUN)