The Cal State Northridge softball team won its fifth and sixth straight games in the opening round of the Chico State tournament on Thursday.
CSUN defeated Chico State, 6-2, in the first game, then beat UC Davis, 2-0.
Against Chico State, the Matadors (8-3) scored five runs in the first inning. Kelly Winn led the outburst with a three-run triple. She later had a double and finished with four runs batted in.
In the second game, CSUN was led by Kathy Slaten (3-0), who struck out seven and pitched a four-hit shutout for her first complete game. The Matadors scored two unearned runs in the fourth.