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Sanchez becomes CSUN’s second all-time scorer in tie

Cynthia Sanchez #9 is only four goals away from becoming that Matadors all-time leading scorer. Photo credit: File Photo/The Sundial

Ethan Hanson

September 2, 2017

Northridge forward Cynthia Sanchez made sure she wasn’t going to let opportunities slip by her in the second half Thursday night's game. After a frustrating offensive first half, she turned the tables and in the 57th minute, she preserved a 1-1 double overtime tie against Fresno State (1-2-1) at ...

Sundial female athlete of the semester: Cynthia Sanchez

Sophomore forward Cynthia Sanchez was a terror for opposing defenses, notching 25 points with 11 goals. Photo credit: David Hawkins

Giovanni Garcia

December 9, 2015

The 2015 women's soccer season was highlighted by the record-breaking performance of sophomore forward Cynthia Sanchez.Sanchez was honored by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America to the All-West Region Third Team. The award is the first in her collegiate career and the first for the program...

Matadors suffer late season slump and miss playoffs

The Matadors went 1-3 in their last four games, costing them a spot in the postseason. Photo credit: Alejandro Aranda

David Yapkowitz

November 4, 2015

After what started out as a promising season, the CSUN women's soccer team hit a slump at the worst time. They ended the season a far cry from the team that had a five game winning streak back in September and looked like a contender in the Big West Conference. Although they were able to give their...

Matadors hold on for victory on Senior Day

CSUN Matadors women soccer team celebrates as they take a win.

David Yapkowitz

November 2, 2015

As the curtain closed on the Matadors season, it was only fitting that their final game summed up how the season went. After taking a 2-0 lead in the first half, and increasing it 3-0 in the opening minutes of the second half, the CSUN women’s soccer team nearly gave up the game before holding o...

CSUN looks to bounce back, get back into postseason contention

The Matadors will look to get back in the win column after losing two crucial games last week. Photo credit: Alejandro Aranda

Nicholas Thompson

October 28, 2015

CSUN Women's Soccer (10-7-1, 3-2-1) looks to lock a spot in Big West Tournament with a win over conference rival UC Riverside Highlanders (10-8, 4-3) this Thursday.The Matadors started conference play off 3-0-1 but are looking to bounce back after losing their last two games in conference play.UC Riverside is com...

This week in Matador Sports

CSUN student (red) strives to keep soccer ball away from opponent (navy).

Julius Lasin

October 26, 2015

October 28 Men's soccer vs. UC Riverside (Matador Soccer Field, 7 p.m.) October 29 Women's volleyball @ UC Davis (UC Davis, 7 p.m.) Men's golf @ Pacific Invitational (Stockton CC, All day) Women's soccer @ UC Riverside (UC Riverside, 7 p.m.) October 30 Men's golf @ Pacific Invitational (Stockton CC...

Late defensive miscue leads CSUN to first conference loss

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Giovanni Garcia

October 23, 2015

CSUN (10-6-1, 3-1-1) saw its three-game winning streak come to an end, after losing 1-0 to the California State University Long Beach 49ers (9-5-3, 4-2) on Thursday night. In a tight game with both teams countering each other’s attacks, it was LBSU that capitalized on its opportunity after a questionable...

The Matadors look for fourth their straight win against Long Beach State

Women CSUN student maintains to keep the soccer ball balanced away from opposing team at Long Beach State University.

David Yapkowitz

October 21, 2015

Coming off a 1-0 victory over the University of Hawaii Rainbow Warriors on Sunday Oct. 18, the CSUN women's soccer team will face a different sort of challenge.The Matadors next match is Thursday, Oct. 22 against the California State University, Long Beach 49ers who at one point were ranked as high a...

This Week in Matador Sports

A CSUN student, (number 17) spike the volleyball over net over the heads of the team's opponents.

Julius Lasin

October 19, 2015

October 19Women's golf @ SCU Colby Invitational (Silver Creek Valley CC, All day)Men's golf @ Bill Cullum Invitational (Wood Ranch GC, All day)October 20Women's golf @ SCU Colby Invitational (Silver Creek Valley CC, All day)Men's golf @ Bill Cullum Invitational (Wood Ranch GC, All day)October 21Men'...

CSUN edges Hawaii on early second half goal

CSUN player finally steals ball away from opponent leaving her to fall on the turf.

Giovanni Garcia

October 19, 2015

In a tightly contested game, CSUN (10-5-1, 3-0-1) remains undefeated in conference play after a 1-0 victory over the University of Hawaii Rainbow Wahine (3-11-1, 0-5). After being unable to capitalize on early opportunities, CSUN junior forward Breanna McCallum would score the go-ahead goal in the...

Matadors on two-game win streak, will take on Hawaii

After a mediocre ending to non-conference play, the Matadors are looking for their third victory in four conference games when they face Hawaii on Sunday. Photo credit: David Hawkins

David Yapkowitz

October 17, 2015

Currently on a two game win streak, the CSUN women's soccer team will hit the road to take on the University of Hawaii Rainbow Warriors on Sunday. After ending in a 0-0 draw against the University of California, Davis Aggies in their Big West Conference opener on Oct. 4, the Matadors have reeled off a cou...

From the Pitch with Cynthia Sanchez

Matador Women's soccer players defeated the UC Irvine Anteaters on Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015 in Northridge, Calif. Forward Cynthia Sanchez (middle) scored two goals in the second half of the game resulting a 2-0 victory over the Anteaters. Photo credit: David Hawkins

Daniel Shin

October 16, 2015

This interview was recorded on Oct. 9, 2015.[soundcloud url="" params="color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false" width="100%" height="166" iframe="true" /]In this episode of "From the P...

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