Posts Tagged: Soccer

Curro nets game-winning goal for Pacific on breakaway special

September 7, 2018

Once James Curro of Anchorage gets ahead of the defense on the soccer field, the track star comes out. The Pacific University forward used his sprinter speed to help him score a breakaway goal in the 47th minute of a 3-0 win over Wisconsin Lutheran in Forest Grove, Oregon. The sophomore scored the first of… Read more »

Touray’s hot start sets up Tacoma for success now, himself later

September 6, 2018

Anchorage’s Bubacar Touray is thriving in Tacoma. The sophomore striker with the Tacoma Community College soccer team ranks second in the NWAC in both goals (6) and points (14) through the first seven games. He recently had his career-high six-game points streak snapped. “I love scoring goals and am happy that I’m able to help… Read more »

Marks nets first college goal on first shot for Barry University

August 31, 2018

Freshman Grace Marks of Fairbanks made a fabulous first impression for the Barry University Buccaneers. The 5-foot-7 forward needed just four minutes to notch her first goal after coming into the game as a substitute. Marks, of West Valley High fame, entered in the 34th minute with her team ahead 2-0 and by the 38th… Read more »

Former West High stars Touray, Konjuhi reunite at Tacoma CC

August 24, 2018

Once teammates in high school, Anchorage’s Bubacar Touray and Gezim Konjuhi have reunited at Tacoma Community College. And the results are pretty much the same. Touray and Konjuhi, of West High fame, were one of the most prolific 1-2 punches in 2016 in the Cook Inlet Conference and now they are delivering big offensive numbers… Read more »

Wilson makes immediate impact as transfer to Sacramento State

August 13, 2018

If playing time is any indication of how much a coach trusts a player, then Anchorage’s Mia Wilson may never come off the field for her new team at Sacramento State. The junior transfer played all 90 minutes in her debut with the Hornets and was one of three players to stay on the field… Read more »

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 »