Posts Tagged: Soccer

Touray leads NWAC in goals, points; joins 50-point career club

October 4, 2018

Entering the final sprint of the soccer season, Anchorage’s Bubacar Touray is in the running for NWAC Player of the Year. The Tacoma Community College sophomore leads the league with 15 goals and is tied for the league lead with 33 points. Touray, of West High fame, has accounted for 31 percent of his team’s… Read more »

VanOrd tallies 4-goal to extend 5-game point streak for Lane CC

Danielle VanOrd of Anchorage recorded her second hat trick in the last five games to lead the Lane Community College women’s soccer team to its fifth straight win with a 6-0 victory over Rogue Community College in Grants Pass, Oregon. The sophomore striker bagged a career-high four goals and also earned an assist for a… Read more »

Heil, Currier score goals for nationally ranked Embry-Riddle

September 30, 2018

They’ve been on the field for plenty of goals scored by the Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University women’s soccer team this season. Alaskans Erica Heil and Megan Currier finally got in on the act. Both juniors from Anchorage found the net for the first time this year as No. 11 Embry-Riddle beat Soka University 6-2 in NAIA… Read more »

In college debut, Nichols bags goal and assist for Highline

September 26, 2018

Anchorage’s Savannah Nichols bagged a goal and assist in her first game with the Highline Community College women’s soccer team. Making her debut after missing the first half of the season with a concussion, the freshman forward got into the scoring act in the team’s 11-0 victory over Centralia College in NWAC action in Washington…. Read more »

Thompson earns first Pac-12 shutout in third start for Wazzu

September 24, 2018

Nikiski’s Rachel Thompson made a career-high nine saves and earned her first Pac-12 shutout to help the Washington State University women’s soccer team upset nationally ranked UCLA 1-0 in Los Angeles, California. The 5-foot-9 junior goalkeeper extended her personal scoreless streak to 162 minutes, 27 seconds, stretching her last three appearances. Overall, she’s allowed only… Read more »

Van Allen nets game-winner for Northern Arizona in 83rd minute

September 23, 2018

Anchorage’s Haleigh Van Allen helped the Northern Arizona University women’s soccer team erase another early mistake with some late-game magic. The senior forward converted a crossing pass in the 83rd minute to provide a 3-2 victory over Idaho State in Big Sky Conference action in Flagstaff, Arizona. The offense was a huge part of the… Read more »

Touray continues torrid scoring spree for undefeated Tacoma CC

September 21, 2018

Anchorage’s Bubacar Touray found the net again. The Tacoma Community College men’s soccer star scored the first goal in a 2-1 win over Highline to give the sophomore striker 10 goals in 10 games this season. He sits second in the NWAC in goals and points (23). Dating to last season, Touray has 13 goals… Read more »

Stanley strikes gold as Colorado Mines wins in 95th minute

Anchorage’s Talon Stanley scored the golden goal in overtime for the Colorado School of Mines men’s soccer team as the Orediggers took a 2-1, overtime thriller from Colorado State-Pueblo in Colorado. In the 95th minute, Stanley found the ball near midfield and took off on a breakaway. He let loose two steps inside the 18-yard… Read more »

With 20 goals and 10 assists, VanOrd reaches 50th career point

September 18, 2018

Anchorage’s Danielle VanOrd reached a trifecta of milestones for the Lane Community College women’s soccer team in Eugene, Oregon. The sophomore striker has joined the 20-goal, 10-assist and 50-point club in 26 career NWAC games. VanOrd, of Bartlett High fame, ranks seventh in the conference with seven goals and fourth with 15 points in seven… Read more »

Thompson first Washington State keeper to earn assist since ’15

September 12, 2018

Nikiski’s Rachel Thompson made her debut with the Washington State University women’s soccer team and became the first goalkeeper in three years to register a point. The junior transfer was subbed into the game in the 73rd minute and four minutes later punted the ball 60 yards in the air that led to a goal… Read more »