By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
RIVERSIDE -- Freshman Joanna Ortiz of Manteca scored the lone Cal State Bakersfield goal as the Roadrunners fell 2-1 to UC Riverside in a women's soccer match Friday night.
After a scoreless first half, Crystal Lopez and Celina Valencia scored in the 72nd and 78th minute to give Riverside a 2-0 lead. It was the season opener for CSUB, which had a 15-12 advantage in shots.
CSUB next plays at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo at noon Sunday.