'Noles roll behind Pickett and Campbell to advance to second round
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Behind two goals from Carson Pickett and a four-point performance from Megan Campbell, top-seeded Florida State (19-1-3) rolled to a 5-0 victory against South Alabama (14-6-3) in the first round of the NCAA tournament on Friday night inside the Seminole Soccer Complex.
The Seminoles scored three first half goals, all in the first 21 minutes, to advance out of the first round of the tournament for the ninth consecutive season.
Kelsey Wys picked up her 12th career victory in the NCAA tournament following Friday night's victory as the redshirt senior goalkeeper played all 90 minutes and made two saves to earn her 13th shutout of the season.
With the win, Florida State pushed the nation's longest current home unbeaten streak to 32 games (31-0-1), while improving its NCAA tournament record to 39-12-2 all-time.
FSU also remained unbeaten all-time in the opening round of the NCAA tournament pushing its record to 13-0-1.