Feb. 5, 2011
Riverside, Ca. - Whitney Delgado exploded for five goals to help lead nationally-ranked Cal State Northridge to a 12-5 victory over Claremont-Mudd-Scripps in a non-league water polo game on Saturday afternoon at the Cal Baptist Invitational.
The Matadors jumped to a 6-1 first period lead and were never threatened by the opposition.
Lindsy Nelson added three goals for 13th-ranked Cal State Northridge.
At 5:00 p.m., Cal State Northridge plays Concordia College.
Earlier on Saturday, the Matadors exploded for six first period goals and added another six goals in the second period en route to a 17-6 victory over Azusa Pacific.
Five Matador players tallied goals in the first period including two by Whitney Delgado. Delgado ended the game with three goals.
Heidi Pettinger added the hat trick for Cal State Northridge.
#13 Cal State Northridge (3-3) 6-0-3-3=12
CSUN Scorers: Whitney Delgado 5, Lindsy Nelson 3, Leah Janke 1, Heidi Pettinger 1, Bethany Scamara 1, Sydney Sonoda 1
CSM Scorers: Jennifer Ward 2, Alex Toohey 2, Alyssa Flippelli 1
Goalie Saves: Dana Harvey (CSUN) 4; Abigail Woodruff (CMS) 5
#13 Cal State Northridge (2-3) 6-6-2-3=12
Azusa Pacific (1-5) 2-1-1-2=6
CSUN Scorers: Whitney Delgado 3, Heidi Pettinger 3, Molly Henehan 2, Lindsy Nelson 2, Sydney Sonoda 2, Melissa Doll 1, Jessica Goforth 1, Alyssa Goldie 1, Leah Janke 1, Bethany Scamara 1
APU Scorers: Alyssa Haas 2, Jennifer Horchler 2, Ashley Elven 1, Ivonne Garcia 1
Goalie Saves: Nicole Concialdi (CSUN) 10; Shannon Oliphant (APU) 9