November 1, 1996
Cal Shuts Out Pacific, 4-0
Golden Bears to play Stanford for conference title on Sunday
BERKELEY, CA. -- Senior Erica Friesen, playing in her final home game, scored two goals to lead the Cal field hockey team to a 4-0 win over Pacific Friday at Kleeberger Field. With the win, the Bears improve to 6-6 overall and 3-1 in the NorPac Conference, while UOP falls to 2-9, 0-4.
Friesen scored her first goal with 11:21 left in the first half off a pass from Becky Bewley. Megan Sainsbury followed with a goal two minutes later to put Cal up 2-0 at the half.
Less than six minutes into the second period, Friesen scored again, this time unassisted. Sophomore Elke Popp then wrapped up the scoring with a goal with 21:41 left.
Cal will play Stanford, also 3-1 in the NorPac, for the conference title Sunday at 1 p.m. in Stockton.Field Hockey Result
Kleeberger Field, Berkeley, CA
Pacific 0 0 -- 0 California 2 2 -- 4 Scoring First half C, Friesen (Bewley), 11:21 C, Sainsbury, 9:32 Second half C, Friesen, 29:38 C, Popp, 21:41 Shots Pacific: 3 Cal: 36 Records Pacific: 2-9 (0-4 NorPac) Cal: 6-6 (3-1 NorPac)