Top-Seeded UCLA Defeats Cal State Northridge, 14-4

April 29, 2005

In the first game of the Bruin post season, No. 1 UCLA defeated Cal State Northridge 14-4. In an unusual turn of events, the Bruins were down 2-1 in the first quarter. UCLA has never trailed at the end of the first quarter. The Bruins came back to take a 5-3 lead at half time and then didn't look back after that. They dominated the second half, outscoring Northridge, 9-1.

Natalie Golda and Kelly Rulon were the leading scorers for the Bruins with three goals each. Freshman Brittany Rowe had two goals. Monique Blanchard, Brittany Bowlus, Kamaile Crowell, Gabrielle Domanic, Kacy Kunkel, and Thalia Munro scored one. Emily Feher had two saves. For Northridge, Chari Christopher had three goals and Allison Brookes scored one. Goalkeeper Graziella Caredda had four saves.

The Bruins' next game is on Saturday April 30 at 2:00 PM against fourth-seeded Hawaii. The Bruins have defeated Hawaii twice earlier this season.

UCLA vs. Cal State Northridge 4/29/05

1 2 3 4 F
CSUN 2 1 1 0 4
UCLA 1 4 3 6 14

UCLA Goals: Natalie Golda 3, Kelly Rulon 3, Brittany Rowe 2, Monique Blanchard, Brittney Bowlus, Kamaile Crowell, Gabrielle Domanic, Kacy Kunkel, Thalia Munro.
UCLA Saves: Emily Feher 2,
CSUN Goals: Chari Christopher 3, Allison Brookes.
CSUN Saves: Graziella Caredda 4


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Saturday, Apr 02
vs. San Jose State
Los Angeles, CA
W, 13 - 6
Sunday, Apr 03
vs. Redlands
Los Angeles, CA
W, 23 - 2
Sunday, Apr 03
vs. Pomona-Pitzer
Los Angeles, CA
W, 25 - 3
Saturday, Apr 09
at USC
Los Angeles, CA
L, 5 - 8
Friday, Apr 15
vs. Arizona State
Los Angeles, CA
W, 16 - 6
Saturday, Apr 23
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
W, 9 - 8 (3OT)
Friday, Apr 29
at CSU Bakersfield
Bakersfield, CA
W, 10 - 3
Saturday, Apr 30
vs. Stanford
Bakersfield, CA
L, 3 - 6
Sunday, May 01
vs. California
Bakersfield, CA
W, 7 - 5
Friday, May 13
vs. UC San Diego
Los Angeles, CA
W, 17 - 4
Saturday, May 14
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
L, 4 - 7
Sunday, May 15
vs. Michigan
Los Angeles, CA
W, 5 - 4
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