No. 9 SJSU Takes Santa Clara, 10-8, in Season Opener

SARATOGA, Calif. - Nikola Nikolic and Bende Pardi each had a pair of goals to open their 2022 campaign and lead No. 9 San José State (1-0) in a 10-8 win over Santa Clara (0-1) Saturday in the South Bay Invite at the West Valley College Pool.

  • Marko Radanovich, Mark Kis, Laszlo Szieben, Bence Szabo, Niels Hofmeijer and Garrett Johnson also scored goals for the Spartans.
  • Jamie Steingraf stopped nine in net and had six steals.
  • Radanovic and Pardi both had five shot attempts.
  • Szieben had two steals for SJSU
  • Nikki Mathiesen had two assists and Pardi had one.

NEXT MATCH: The Spartans host No. 8 UCSB at 3:00 p.m. on Sept. 10 at the SRAC Pool on main campus.

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