La Jolla, Calif. – Cal State Northridge enjoyed a productive day on Sunday at the UC San Diego Invitational.
On Sunday afternoon, the 16th-ranked Matadors defeated 12th-ranked Long Beach State 4-3. Lindsy Duncan's goal with 2:13 to play in the second overtime lifted the Matadors to victory.
On Sunday morning, Ferreira, Photopulos and Marisa Young each scored three goals to lead Cal State Northridge to a 13-5 victory over #20 Santa Clara University.
CSUN scored three goals in each of the first three periods.
In addition to defeating three nationally-ranked teams (#12 Long Beach State, #13 Indiana, #20 Santa Clara) in four games, the Matadors finished fifth at the UCSD Invitational, its highest finish in school history.
CSUN (7-3) 1-0-2-0 – 0-1 = 4
Long Beach St (5-4) 0-1-2-0 – 0-0 = 3
CSUN Goal Scorers: Kelcie Ferreira 2, Lindsy Duncan 1, Celena Photopulos 1
LBS Goal Scorers: Justin Morgan 2, #13 1
CSUN Goalie Saves: Kiernan Davis 10
LBS Goalie Saves: na
CSUN (6-3) 3-3-3-4 = 13
SCU (3-3) 2-1-1-1 = 5
CSUN Goal Scorers: Kelcie Ferreira 3, Celena Photopulos 3, Marisa Young 3, Melissa Doll 2, MacKenzy Fowler 1, Jenny Jamison 1
SCU Scorers: Laura Burtness 1, Claire Eadington 1, Kaitlin Murphy 1, Julia Peters 1, Elle Surber 1
CSUN Goalie Saves: Kiernan Davis 9; Natalie Averell 2
Santa Clara Goalie Saves: na