Feb. 12, 2011
La Jolla, Ca. - Whitney Delgado scored a career-high seven goals to lift 13th-ranked Cal State Northridge to a 13-11 victory over Cal State Bakersfield during first round play on Saturday morning at the Triton Invitational at UC San Diego.
Delgado scored a previous-high six goals last year against Arizona State.
The victory was close from start-to-finish. Both teams were even (2-2) after the first period, but the Matadors enjoyed a 6-4 half time lead. The Roadrunners shaved CSUN's lead to only one goal (9-8) after three periods.
Cal State Northridge will continue play on Saturday afternoon with a 2:40 p.m. game against sixth-ranked Loyola Marymount at the Canyonview Pool. LMU scored a 14-6 victory over Cal State East Bay earlier today. The winner of the CSUN-LMU game will play on Sunday at 12:30 p.m. at Triton Pool. The loser of the CSUN-LMU game will play on Sunday at 9:50 a.m. at Triton Pool.
For compete information on the Triton Invitational, go to UCSDTritons.com.
#13 Cal State Northridge (5-3) 2-4-3-4=13
Cal State Bakersfield 2-2-4-3=11
CSUN Scorers: Whitney Delgado 7, Sydney Sonoda 3, Melissa Doll 2, Leah Janke 1, Lindsy Nelson 1
CSUB Scorers: Hanson 4, Adams 2, Browning 1, McKenzie 1, Nesbit 1, Shead 1
Goalie Saves: Nicole Concialdi (CSUN) 9; Pezzolla (CSUB) 11