U.S. Olympic gold-medalist Amy Rodriguez
scored the first hat trick of her collegiate career when she scored three goals in No. 5 USC's 7-0 win over Cal State
Bakersfield on Thursday.
Sophomore Ashli Sandoval
added two goals and two assists for the Trojans, who have
won five games in a row.
-- No. 6 North Carolina beat No. 9 Duke, 3-0, in a battle of ACC rivals. Freshman Courtney Jones
scored her seventh goal
of the season to give the Tar Heels the lead in the fifth minute, and they put the game away with two late goals by Casey Nogueira
-- No. 11
Virginia improved to 3-0-0 in the ACC with a 6-0 win over N.C. State. Freshman Lauren Alwine
led the Cavs with a goal and three assists.
scored a golden goal to give Florida State a 1-0 win at Maryland. She scored on a flick header off a quick free kick by Sarah Wagenfuhr
-- No. 12 Boston College had four different players -- Caitlin Hiler
, Brooke Knowlton
, Julia Bouchelle
and Alyssa Pember
-- score in a 4-1 win over visiting Miami (Fla.) in