Genelle Ives Named Golden1 Athlete of the Week

Oct. 14, 2008

Genelle Ives tallied the game-winning goal in a 3-0 shutout over Cal State Northridge in Big West action last week at Harder Stadium.

Playing in their first home match in almost a month, the Gauchos didn't waste any time getting on the board. Ives, a junior forward, headed in a cross from Kylie McDonald at the top of the box to put UCSB up 1-0 in the opening minute of play. It was the fifth goal of the season for Ives, tying her for the team lead. She tops the roster with 14 points.

In addition, the goal was the 18th of Ives' career, moving the Dana Point, Calif. native into 10th place on UCSB's career goal scoring list.