#17 Cal State Northridge Hands Long Beach State, 11-7, Defeat

Northridge, Calif. – Cal State Northridge stormed back from a 3-1 first period deficit to post a convincing 11-7 victory over Long Beach State in a Big West Conference game on Sunday afternoon at CSUN's Campus Pool.

Jenny Jamison, a sophomore, sparked the Matador offensive comeback. Jamison cut LBS's lead to 3-2 with 46 seconds remaining in the first period; then scored her second goal at 5:22 of the third period to give CSUN its first lead of the game at 6-5. Jamison added her third goal of the contest at 4:29 of the final period to give Cal State Northridge a comfortable 10-6 lead.

Dana Harvey, the senior goalkeeper, collected eleven saves to help propel the Matadors to their 15th win of the season and even the team's conference record to 1-1.

Seven different CSUN players scored at least one goal including Lindsy Nelson and Marisa Young who each added two goals.

Matador Memo …
Jenny Jamison
now has 59 goals for the season, eighth-best for a single year in school history … Dana Harvey now has 213 saves this year, eighth-best for a single season in the Matador record book.     

#17 Cal State Northridge (15-15, 0-1 BWC)       2 3 3 3 = 11
Long Beach State (10-13, 0-2 BWC)                  3 2 1 1 = 7
CSUN Scorers: Jenny Jamison 3, Lindsy Nelson 2, Marisa Young 2, Melissa Doll 1, Kelcie Ferreira 1, Leah Janke 1, Heidi Pettinger 1
LBS Scorers: Julie Lantz 2, Coriann Snyder 2, Julia Garyfallou 1, Justine Morgan 1, Chelsea Parks 1
Goalie Saves: Dana Harvey (CSUN) 11; Kelly Ringel (LBS) 3
 
First Period Scoring …
6:04 (0-1) – Julia Garyfallou (LBS)
5:41 (1-1) – Leah Janke (CSUN)
5:15 (1-2) – Chelsea Parks (LBS)
2:07 (1-3) – Coriann Snyder (LBS)
:46 (2-3) – Jenny Jamison (CSUN)

Second Period Scoring …
6:26 (3-3) – Melissa Doll (CSUN)
6:04 (3-4) – Julie Lantz (LBS)
3:06 (4-4) – Marisa Young (CSUN)
1:31 (4-5) – Coriann Snyder (LBS)
1:14 (5-5) – Marisa Young (CSUN)

Third Period Scoring …
5:22 (6-5) – Jenny Jamison (CSUN)
2:53 (7-5) – Heidi Pettinger (CSUN)
2:22 (7-6) – Justine Morgan (LBS)
2:04 (8-6) – Kelcie Ferreira (CSUN)

Fourth Period Scoring …
5:14 (9-6) – Lindsy Nelson (CSUN)
4:29 (10-6) – Jenny Jamison (CSUN)
2:10 (11-6) – Lindsy Nelson (CSUN)
:06 (11-7) – Julie Lantz (LBS)