Banana Slugs beat Cannoneers on twelve-goal barrage in ACAA Semis

Farr (2) scored her first two goals in a UCSC uniform against Pratt
Farr (2) scored her first two goals in a UCSC uniform against Pratt

Tomiko Hoshijima, Allison Farr and Amelia Streiffer all bagged a brace as UC Santa Cruz defeated Pratt Institute 12-0 in the ACAA Tournament Semifinals.

UC Santa Cruz (12-3-2) faces Finlandia for the Conference Title on Sunday after the Lions scored late to edge Mills 1-0.

The Banana Slugs outshot Pratt 48-1 in the contest, with 27 shots on goal. it was the third time this year UCSC had scored ten or more goals in a game.

UCSC opened scoring with Streiffer's first goal in the 3rd minute and were up 3-0 with Streiffer's second goal in the 17th minute. After freshmen Chella Grattet and Caitlin Pieper made it 5-0 at halftime, the Slugs left no doubt with two more goals in the first five minutes of the second half from Farr. They were the first two goals of Farr's career.

Hoshijima closed scoring with under three minutes to play on a breakaway.

Alyssa Diaz-Tucker had a save on Pratt's only shot of the game for her tenth shutout of the year-tied for second-most in school history. Her Cannoneer counterpart Carly Klein had 15 saves in the match.