San Diego, Calif. – Kelcie Ferreira scored the game-winning goal with 2:17 to play in the fourth period to lift 13th-ranked Cal State Northridge to an 8-7 victory over 11th-ranked Indiana on Sunday afternoon at the Aztec Invitational at San Diego State.
The Matadors led 7-5 in the fourth period, but two goals by the Hoosier tied the game at 7-7.
Lindsy Nelson scored three goals to lead the Matador attack. Nelson scored six goals in two games on Sunday at the Aztec Invitational.
Kiernan Davis had a career-high 18 saves.
Earlier in the day, Nelson scored three goals to lead Cal State Northridge to an 8-2 victory over Bucknell at the Aztecs Invitational.
Defense prevailed in this game. CSUN held Bucknell scoreless in the second and third periods while running up a 6-1 lead.
This was the second straight victory over Bucknell in the last four days. Last Thursday, the Matadors scored an 18-7 victory over the Bison.
Cal State Northridge (16-8) 1-2-2-3 = 8
Bucknell (4-13) 1-0-0-1 = 2
CSUN Scorers: Lindsy Nelson 3, Molly Henehan 2, Jenny Jamison 2, Celena Photopulos 1
Bucknell Scorers: Barbara Peterson 1, Julianne Valdes 1
Goalie Saves: Kiernan Davis (CSUN) 13
Cal State Northridge (17-8) 2-3-1-2 = 8
Indiana (14-11) 1-2-1-2 = 7
CSUN Scorers: Lindsy Nelson 3, Melissa Doll 2, Kelcie Ferreira 1, Jenny Jamison 1, Leah Janke 1
Goalie Saves: Kiernan Davis (CSUN) 18