#13 Cal State Northridge Defeats Bucknell, 14-4

Northridge, Calif. – Lindsy Nelson scored a season-high five goals to lead 13th-ranked Cal State Northridge to a 14-4 victory over Bucknell University in the home opener for the Matadors on Tuesday afternoon at Campus Pool.

After the Matadors opened the game with a 3-2 first period lead, CSUN leashed out for four second period goals to take a 7-3 halftime lead. Two of the four goals were scored by Nelson.

Cal State Northridge extended its lead by outscoring the Bisons, 5-0, in the third period to take a 12-3 lead.

Melissa Doll, Kelcie Ferriera, Molly Henehan, and Jenny Jamison each scored two goals for the Matadors who won their fifth straight game to raise its season record to 9-11.

Cal State Northridge faces Occidental at 7 pm.

Cal State Northridge     3 4 5 2 = 14
Bucknell                      2 1 0 1 = 4
CSUN Scorers: Lindsy Nelson 5, Melisa Doll 2, Kelcie Ferriera 2, Molly Henehan 2, Jenny Jamison 2, Jessica Goforth 1
Bucknell Scorers:
Julianne Valdes 3, MacKenzie Ferry 1
Goalie Saves:
Dana Harvey (CSUN) 5; Kiernan Davis 1; Rena Heim (B) 5