Week One Recap: WA Premier, NCW Alliance & Capital FC Post Wins


Capital FC Atletica 1, Yakima United 0

Namibia National Team member Annouscka Kordom scored in the 42nd minute off a pass by Julia Sattler to lead Capital FC Atletica to a 1-0 win over Yakima United on Saturday afternoon in Salem. Makenzie Pineda played all 90 minutes in goal and posted the clean sheet with one save to her name. Capital peppered Yakima with shots out-shooting the Hoppers 19-7 in the game. Brynlee Ward kept Yakima in it making eight saves while allowing just the one goal.

Capital FC Atletica goals: Annouscka Kordom (’42)
Yakima goals: None

Washington Premier 3, Twin City Union 0

Jamie Makupson opened the scoring in the seventh minute on an assist by Angela Celedon, but despite not taking a single shot in the game while Washington Premier posted 17, Twin City Union kept it close until Celedon made it 2-0 in the 52nd minute. Julie Hass added a goal 30 minutes later and Keira Kersley posted a shutout without facing a shot on goal in the 3-0 win at the Washington Premier Complex on Saturday afternoon.

Washington Premier goals: Jamie Makupson (‘7), Angela Celedon (’52), Julie Hass (’82)
Twin City Union goals: None

NCW Alliance 3, Washington Timbers 1

NCW Alliance, who went winless in 2018, built a three goal lead behind goals by Mady Smith, Katie Michkowsky and Carissa Miller en route to a 3-1 win over the Washington Timbers at the Apple Bowl in Wenatchee. The Timbers kept it close after a 16th minute goal by Smith made it 1-0 until the 56th minute when Michkowsky scored on a penalty kick. Ellie Schmid got the Timbers on the board in the 83rd minute but it was the lone goal Alliance keeper Adriana Simmons gave up in the win on Sunday afternoon in front of 268 fans.

NCW Alliance goals: Mady Smith (’16), Katie Michkowsky (PK ’56), Carissa Miller (’76)
Washington Timbers goals: Ellie Schmid (’83)

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