La Jolla, Calif. – The University of Maryland, ranked 17th in the nation, raced to a 6-1 halftime lead and 19th-ranked Cal State Northridge could never recover.
Eventually, the Matadors fell to the Terrapins, 11-4, during Sunday morning action at the UC San Diego Invitational.
Cal State Northridge will conclude tournament action with a 1:50 p.m. game against #16 UC Santa Barbara. The Gauchos fell to ninth-ranked Indiana, 7-5, on Sunday morning.
Maryland scored the game's first three goals in the first four minutes of the game before the Matadors could put a goal on the scoreboard, thanks to Jenny Jamison at the 3:29 mark.
Maryland outscored the Matadors, 3-0, in the second period to take a 6-1 halftime lead.
Maryland raised its season record to 5-2. Cal State Northridge fell to 3-7.
For complete tournament results, go to ucsdtritons.com
#19 Cal State Northridge (3-7) 1-0-2-1 = 4
#17 Maryland (5-2) 3-3-3-2 = 11
CSUN Scorers: Melissa Doll 1, Alex Hoetker 1, Jenny Jamison 1, Lindsy Nelson 1
Maryland Scorers: Katie Emakova 3, Allison Campbell 2, Danielle Robinson 2, Carly Hoshko 1, Simone Lewis 1, Nicole Tobin 1