The June 9-10 Northwest Premier League weekend was highlighted by two sides getting their first wins of the season.
NCW Alliance 0-2 Blackhills FC
WENATCHEE, WA—Blackhills FC (1-2-1) scored their first NWPL goals in their debut season and it led them to a 2-0 win over NCW Alliance (0-5-0) on Sunday at the Apple Bowl. Blackhills got their first-ever league goal in the 54th minute from Brook Swensen. They added an insurance goal from Jenna Killman in the 76th. The shut out went to Carly Becker.
Blackhills goals: Brook Swensen (54′), Jenna Killman (76′)
Shut out: Carly Becker.
Olympic Force 1-0 Twin City Union
BREMERTON, WA—Jess Sanchez converted a penalty kick at the very end of the match as the Olympic Force (1-2-1) broke through for their first win of the season at the expense of the Twin City Union (1-3-1).
Olympic Force goals: Jess Sanchez
Shut out: Ricci Wiedbrecht
Seattle Stars 5-1 Washington Premier FC
TUKWILA, WA—The Seattle Stars (4-0-0) got a hat trick and assist performance from Ariela Lewis as they handled Washington Premier FC (2-2-1) 5-1 on Sunday.
Seattle Stars FC goals: Ariela Lewis 3′ (Breanna Straus), Breanna Straus 15′ (Ariela Lewis), Angelique Hage 29′ (Asia Brisco), Ariela Lewis 50′ (Malia Allison), Ariela Lewis 82′ (Anna Parker).
WPFC goals: Mackenzie Rivera 61′ (Haleigh Thompson)
Washington Timbers 1-0 NCW Alliance (Forfeit)
VANCOUVER, WA— NCW Alliance (0-5-0) were unable to field enough players to travel to Vancouver on Saturday June 9 and the cancelled match has resulted in the NWPL awarding a 1-0 forfeit win to the Washington Timbers (4-1-0).