March 16, 2011
Northridge, Ca. - Melissa Doll and Sydney Sonoda combined for six goals to lead 17th-ranked Cal State Northridge to an 11-9 victory over Bucknell in a women's water polo game on Wednesday afternoon at Matador Pool.
The Matadors held a slim 4-3 lead at halftime, but expanded the margin to four goals, 10-6, with 3:51 left in the game on a Sonoda goal. However, Bucknell scored three straight goals to cut the CSUN lead to one goal, 10-9, with 59 seconds remaining on the clock. But Doll scored her third goal of the game with 32 seconds remaining to insure the CSUN win.
Dana Harvey recorded 12 saves in goal for Cal State Northridge.
#17 Cal State Northridge 2 2 2 5 = 11
Bucknell 1 2 0 6 = 9
CSUN Scorers: Missy Doll 3, Sydney Sonoda 3, Whitney Delgado 2, Heidi Pettinger 2, Jessica Goforth 1
Bucknell Scorers: MacKenzie Ferry 3, Kandis Canonica 2, Hallie Kennan 2, Haley Prickett 1, Shannon Carroll 1
Goalie Saves: Dana Harvey (CSUN) 12; Brittany Connell (B) Rena Heim (B) 2