Sept. 17, 2008
Wildcats Return Home
The Wildcats picked up their fourth win of the season Friday night in what Head Coach Dan Tobias called, "a battle - from the first to last minute," defeating the Texas Tech Red Raiders, 2-1. In the 55th minute, junior forward Jacqueline Broussard claimed a rebound, from an attempted clear by the Tech defense. The goal gave Broussard her second of the season. Five minutes later, Renae Cuellar netted a goal off of a penalty kick -- her fourth.
Freshman forward Renae Cuellar leads
A year ago JASMIN DAY and LONDON KING scored four all season to lead the Wildcats. Cuellar makes her presence felt with an explosive nine points in five games, also tying last year's leader, JASMIN DAY. The
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Noting the Opponent
The Wolverines are currently 3-3-1 overall, 1-2-1 on the road. Leading
Greg Ryan, the former U.S. Women's National Team coach, accepted the position of head coach for the
The Matadors are now 5-1-0 overall, 3-0-0 on the road. Senior midfielder Tryna Tafoya leads the team with two goal and two assists. Tafoya appeared in 11 matches for Northridge, making eight starts.
Head Coach Keith West starts his third year as the head coach of the Northridge women's soccer team in 2008. In 2007, West's Matadors finished 5-10-3 overall, but 3-1-2 over their last six games and 2-4-2 against Big West Conference opponents. The team's only loss this season comes from an out of conference team,