The Evergreen Premier League got in 5 matches over the June 16-17 weekend before a storm cell descended upon Harmony Sports Complex in Vancouver, dumping rain and delivering lightning bolts which postponed the match due to weather for the first time in t he league’s 5 seasons of play.
Oly Town Artesians 4-0 Tri-Cities Alliance
OLYMPIA, WA— Oly Town FC (3-1-2) pulled away in the second half with a cluster of goals to drop the visiting Tri-Cities Alliance (3-4-0) at Black Hills High School. Read a report on the match from the Artesians here.
Oly Town goals: JT Meyer 5′, Sebastian Lyons 57′, Nigel El-Sokkary 58′, JT Meyer 61′
Shut out: JJ Olson
Yakima United 2-2 Olympic Force
YAKIMA, WA— Yakima United (1-3-2) and the Olympic Force (1-5-1) battled to a draw on Saturday June 16 at SOZO Sports.
Yakima United goals: Cesar Rodriguez 15′ (Jesse Esquivel), Jesse Esquivel 67′
Olympic Force goals: Chase Alire 44′, Joe Sammartino 57′
Yakima United 2-4 Bellingham United
YAKIMA, WA— Bellingham United (2-3-1) won their second straight match by doubling up the Hoppers (1-3-2) at SOZO Sports on Sunday June 17.
Yakima United goals: Cesar Rodriguez 27′, Israel Gonzalez 70′
Bellingham United goals: Richard Henderson (PK) 25′, Christian Rotter 31′, Georg Chelowa 71′, Georg Chelowa 90′
Spokane Shadow 3-0 Olympic Force
SPOKANE, WA— The Spokane Shadow (3-4-0) shut out the Olympic Force (1-5-1) on Sunday June 17 at Spokane Falls CC Stadium.
Spokane Shadow goals: Drew Williams 9′, Cade Roske 47′ , Enzo Nalis 87′
Shut out: Carter Auth
Washington Premier FC 2-3 Seattle Stars
PUYALLUP, WA— The Seattle Stars (5-2-0) gave Washington Premier FC (4-1-0) their first loss of the season on Sunday June 17 at WPFC Fields Complex.
WPFC goals: Kodai Lida 54′, Kante Hamidou 81′
Seattle Stars goals: Stirling Russell 37′, Cody Buchanan 45′ Tyler Bjork 78′
POSTPONED: Vancouver Victory v. Oly Town Artesians
VANCOUVER, WA— Lightning struck.