Santa Barbara, Ca. – A balanced scoring attack proved to be the magic formula for 14th-ranked Cal State Northridge as the Matadors recorded a 13-8 victory over #20 Pacific during second day action on Sunday morning at the UCSB Winter Invite.
Marisa Young, who scored six goals in two games on Saturday, tallied four goals against the Tigers. Tigers. Seven CSUN players scored at least one goal.
Kiernan Davis recorded six saves.
Cal State Northridge dominated play from start-to-finish. The Matadors raced to a 5-2 lead in the first period.
CSUN will play Cal State Monterey Bay on Sunday afternoon (2:00 pm) to complete action at the UCSB Tournament.
CSUN (2-1) 5-3-3-2 = 13
Pacific (1-2) 2-4-0-2 = 8
CSUN Scorers: Marisa Young 4, Lindsy Nelson 2, Celena Photopulos 2, Jenny Jamison 2, Taitum Herrington 1, Kelcy Barrott 1, Melissa Doll 1
UOP Scorers: Taylor Adair 2, Elise Martin 2, Rebecca Wright 1, Catie Mahnke 1, #8 1
CSUN Goalie Saves: Kiernan Davis 6
UOP Goalie Saves: Meghan Nee 3