Huskies Fall 1-0 to San Diego State, Portland Wins Tourney Title

Sept. 4, 2005

SEATTLE - Christine Sinclair scored both goals for tournament winner Portland on Sunday and Jen Mello netted the game-winner in the 80th minute, lifting San Diego State over Washington 1-0 in the final round of the Husky/Nike Invitational at Husky Soccer Field.

Washington (0-2-2) had won the previous three Nike Invitational titles and six overall. Portland won UW's tournament for the fifth time, capturing the team trophy for the first time since 2001.

The Pilots also collected the individual awards as Sinclair was voted the tournament's Most Outstanding Offensive Player and Kari Evans the Most Outstanding Defensive Player. Sinclair amassed three goals and an assist during her two tournament outings.


(Following are the stats from Sunday's Husky/Nike Invitational. A more detailed recap, including quotes, will be available on this page later this afternoon.)


NCAA WOMEN'S SOCCER
HUSKY/NIKE INVITATIONAL
Husky Soccer Field; Seattle, Wash.
Sunday, Sept. 4, 2005

GAME 2 -- San Diego State 1, Washington 0

Scoring -- 1, SDSU, Jen Mello (Millie Allen, Erika Sutton), 79:32.

Shots -- SDSU 12, UW 10.
Saves -- SDSU 3 (Christi Yount), UW 3 (Kelsey Rasmussen).
Corner Kicks -- SDSU 3, UW 1.
Fouls -- SDSU 14, UW 10.
Offsides -- SDSU 0, UW 0.
Attendance -- 826.
Records -- Washington 0-2-2, San Diego State 3-0-1.


GAME 3 -- (#4) Portland 2, Pacific 0

Scoring -- 1, UP, Christine Sinclair (Natalie Budge), 38:20. 2, UP, Sinclair (pk), 70:10.

Shots -- UOP 5, PORT 23.
Saves -- UOP 5 (Jaime Souza), UP 1(Cori Alexander).
Corner Kicks -- UOP 2, UP 5.
Fouls -- UOP 12, UP 10.
Offsides -- SDSU 0, UP 0.
Attendance -- 397.
Records -- Pacific 2-1-1, Portland 4-0-0

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