Posts Tagged: Soccer

Van Allen scores goal in exhibition win for Northern Arizona

August 11, 2018

Anchorage’s Haleigh Van Allen scored the seventh goal of the night for Northern Arizona University in an 8-1 exhibition victory over Arizona Christian University. The senior forward converted a penalty kick in the 70th minute. Van Allen, of Service High fame, has three goals and three assists in 40 career games, although her sophomore season… Read more »

Lewis scores in first minute of NWPL final as Seattle wins 3-1

July 22, 2018

Anchorage’s Ariela Lewis has scored a ton of goals in her career, but even she surprises herself every once in a while. The former Alabama State University star netted a goal on her first touch in the first minute of the match to get the Seattle Stars going in a 3-1 win over the Washington… Read more »

Lewis scores twice in semifinals, leads Seattle into NWPL Final

July 16, 2018

With her team nursing a 1-0 lead in the second half, Anchorage’s Ariela Lewis struck twice to push the Seattle Stars over the top and into the Northwest Premier League championship match. The former Alabama State University star scored goals in each of the 73rd and 78th minute to highlight a 5-0 victory over the… Read more »

Lewis nets hat trick, continues to shine in NWPL for Seattle Stars

June 12, 2018

Anchorage’s Ariela Lewis carved up the competition in the Northwest Premier League to help the Seattle Stars beat the Washington Premier FC 5-1 and remain unbeaten on the young season. The rookie forward bagged three goals for her first hat trick in just her third game. “Honestly it feels amazing to be able to come… Read more »

Lewis scores goal, adds assists for Seattle in NW Premier League

May 21, 2018

Fresh off a phenomenal college soccer career, Anchorage’s Ariela Lewis has moved on to play in the Northwest Premier League. No surprise, she has made an immediate impact. Lewis notched a goal and assist in just her second game to lead the Seattle Stars to a 2-0 win over the Washington Timbers in Tukwila, Washington…. Read more »

Lewis wins Alabama State’s Female Outstanding Hornet Award

April 30, 2018

Her success on the soccer field paved the way for Ariela Lewis of Anchorage to walk away with Alabama State University’s Female Outstanding Hornet Award at the school’s annual banquet. The senior striker led the NCAA D1 Southwestern Athletic Conference with 12 goals and finished second with 26 points in 20 games. Lewis, of Dimond… Read more »

Nichols accepts scholarship to Highline College in Washington

January 28, 2018

Most high school athletes when they get to college struggled to cope with the speed, power and pace of the game at the next level. Anchorage’s Savannah Nichols doesn’t think that’ll be a problem. “I think one thing that’ll really help me excel in college is how physical I am. College soccer gets very aggressive… Read more »

Embry-Riddle, Heil haven’t allowed a goal in last 12 games

November 13, 2017

Anchorage’s Erica Heil and the Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University women’s soccer team capped a perfect showing in the California Pacific Conference with a league title. The team didn’t just win all 10 games – eight during the regular season and two more in the postseason tournament. The Eagles didn’t surrender a goal. Heil, of Dimond High… Read more »

VanOrd ends phenom freshman season for Lane CC in Oregon

November 5, 2017

Anchorage’s Danielle VanOrd saw her seven-game point streak come to an end for the Lane Community College women’s soccer team in Eugene, Oregon. The freshman forward was held scoreless for first time in a month as Lane suffered a 3-0 season-ending loss to Peninsula in the quarterfinals of the NWAC Championships in Tukwila, Washington. VanOrd,… Read more »

Three Alaskans part of Southern Oregon soccer conference title

October 30, 2017

Anchorage’s Paul Matyas has been with the Southern Oregon University men’s soccer team since 2015 when the program was started from scratch. He wanted to be part of history and made it this weekend. The Raiders captured their first Cascade Conference regular-season championship and earned an automatic bid in the NAIA National Tournament with a… Read more »