A few weeks ago the Wenatchee World newspaper featured an article about Wenatchee FC player Nikita Wall. It was available to subscribers only. Now The World and writer Daniel Rubens have shared the story with EPLWA.com.
The Evergreen Premier League of Washington (EPLWA) completed its third season of play at the end of July. Spokane Shadow won the league in 2014 and 2015. Vancouver Victory took the title this year.
Here are a few tables combining statistics for all three seasons (2014, 2015, 2016.) For the sake on continuity, WestSound FC’s stats (2014) have been credited to the club that took over for them in Bremerton, the Olympic Force (2015, 2016.)
|South Sound Shock||79|
|South Sound Shock||24|
|South Sound Shock||80|
|Tyler Bjork (Bham/Seattle)||34|
|Eleazar Galvan (Wenatchee)||24|
|Hector Valdovinos (Yakima)||22|
|Jesse Esquivel (Yakima)||13|
|Adam Talley (Spokane)||13|
|Mike Ramos (Spokane)||11|
|David Nilsen (Olympic)||10|
|Fernando Alvarez (Spokane)||10|
|JJ Schmeck (South Sound)||9|
|Izzy Deluna (Olympic)||9|
|Goalkeeper||Complete Match Shutouts|
|Chris Kintz (South Sound)||8|
|Tony Watters (Spokane)||6|
|Andrew Glaesar (Spokane)||4|
|Evan Munn (South Sound)||4|
|Mauricio Sanchez (Wenatchee)||3|
Yakima United FC (5) and Wenatchee FC (6) scored a total of 11 goals on their opponents in the last weekend of the 2016 season.
The last memories fans of Bellingham United and Yakima United have of their departing heroes Mo Marenah and Dennis Stevenson will be winning ones. Both said goodbye to their clubs last weekend in flashy performances that led their sides to wins and earned them Evergreen Premier League Player of the Week honors.
Tyler Bjork finished out the 2016 season with his Seattle Stars on Sunday by scoring two first-half goals in an eventual 4-3 loss at Bellingham United. Those two tallies lifted Bjork’s season total to 14, topping his previous league record of 13 set back in 2014.
BELLINGHAM, WA—(Hammers release) Conditions were nearly perfect for the last match of the 2016 EPLWA season as Bellingham United FC hosted Seattle Stars at Civic Stadium. Both teams looked sharp from the very beginning, as some familiar faces were on the pitch- Tyler Bjork for Stars and Chris Jepson for BUFC. Before the match, United gave out end-of-season awards- Best Offensive Player went to Kyle Witzel, Best Defensive Player to Tyler Visten, and the Jeff McIntyre Award went to Richard Henderson. It was also a nice moment when United recognized Mo Marenah, who was playing his final game for United.
Mo Marenah played his final match for BUFC on Sunday, scoring the winning goal in the 88th minute as the Hammers finished second in the EPLWA.
Chris Jepson opened the scoring in the 8th minute with a 25-yard rocket. Bjork answered in the 14th and…
View original post 381 more words