Gauchos Double-Up on Cal State Fullerton, 4-2
|UC Santa Barbara (5-10-2, 2-4-1 BWC)||3||1||4|
|Cal State Fullerton (7-8, 4-2 BWC)||1||1||2|
|1st - 14:42||Mead, Indiana (UC Santa Barbara)|
|1st - 15:45||Cortez, Angelisa (UC Santa Barbara)|
|1st - 24:30||Burkenroad,Christina (Cal State Fullerton)|
|1st - 31:21||Ortega, Erin (UC Santa Barbara)|
|2nd - 69:02||Almazan, Mayra (UC Santa Barbara)|
|2nd - 73:00||Gonzalez, Brisa (Cal State Fullerton)|
|UC Santa Barbara||Cal State Fullerton|
4 Players (#2, #7, #10, #11 - 1)
A: Miranda Cornejo - 1
Sh: 3 Players (#10, #11, #17 - 2)
Sv: Makenna Henry - 9
2 Players (#2, #4 - 1)
A: 3 Players (#2, #4, #14 - 1)
Sh: Wilson, Rebecca - 6
Sv: Maricic, Lindsey - 2
|TEAM STATISTICS||UC Santa Barbara||Cal State Fullerton|
|Shots (on goal)||9 (6)||18 (11)|
FULLERTON, Calif. – UC Santa Barbara scored three goals in the first half on the road at Cal State Fullerton and held on to defeat the Cal State Fullerton Titans, 4-2. With the win, the Gauchos move to seven points in league play.
Sophomore Indiana Mead gave the Gauchos a 1-0 lead in the15th minute when she intercepted a pass and carried the ball in by herself, scoring her second goal of the season and giving her team a 1-0 edge.
Fullerton halved the lead when Christina Bukenroad put a shot into the back of the net in the 25th minute, cutting the score in half, 2-1.
Senior Erin Ortega scored her second goal of the season, unassisted, to give Santa Barbara, 3-1 advantage as the first half ended.
The second half was more of the same, and freshman Mayra Almazan scored unassisted in the 70th minute, giving her team a 4-1 edge. The Titans Brisa Gonzalaz cut the score in half, 4-2.
That was the final score in the match, 4-2 Gauchos.
UCSB will play at UC Riverside on Sunday. The Gauchos will enter their match with a 5-10-2 record and a 2-5-1 record in league play.