Four matches were played in the Evergreen Premier League over the June 23-24 weekend. The results continued the momentum for three hot sides.
Vancouver Victory 0-5 Seattle Stars FC
VANCOUVER, WA— The surging Seattle Stars (6-2-0) hand the Vancouver Victory (3-3-0) their worst-ever home defeat in 5 seasons on Sunday at Harmony Sports Complex. The 5-0 romp sees Seattle stay atop the Coastal Division and with the most points in the EPLWA. Tyler Bjork scored a brace (see videos.)
Seattle Stars goals: Connor Noblat 8′, Tyler Bjork 23′, Tyler Bjork 30′, Aty Taylor 56′, Own Goal 89′.
Shut out: Miguel Beltran
Spokane Shadow 1-3 Washington Premier
SPOKANE, WA— Washington Premier FC (5-1-0) continues to roll along as they scored a nice win over the Shadow (3-5-0) at Spokane Falls CC Stadium. WPFC lead the Cascade Division with 15 points. Branden Madsen scored a hat trick.
Spokane Shadow goals: Denis Kalomar 37′
WPFC goals: Brandon Madsen 19′, Brandon Madsen 27′, Brandon Madsen 88′.
Olympic Force 1-4 Bellingham United
BREMERTON, WA— Bellingham United (3-3-1) continued their rebound from a slow start with a 4-1 win over the Olympic Force (1-6-1) at Gordon Field in Bremerton. The Cascade Division match saw the Hammers move 6 points ahead of the Force and remain 5 points behind leaders WPFC. Braces for Herrera and Dean.
Olympic Force goals: Brayan Torres 35′
Bellingham United goals: Uriel Herrera 5′, Anthony Dean 15′, Anthony Dean 68′, Uriel Herrera ’82.
Tri-Cities Alliance 1-1 Yakima United
KENNEWICK, WA— The Lions (3-4-1) and Hoppers (1-3-3) continued their new rivalry on Saturday with a 1-1 draw in a Columbia Division battle. Tri-Cities leads the division with 10 points but Yakima are only 4 points back and with a match in hand. The Hoppers have 3 draws in 7 matches played.
Tri-Cities Alliance goals: Ramiro De La Mora 57′
Yakima United goals: Oscar Ulloa 64′