Posts Tagged: Soccer

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 »

Lewis tabs 4 goals on Senior Day, ties sister’s school record

October 23, 2017

Ariela Lewis of Anchorage made school history for the Alabama State University women’s soccer team. The senior striker bagged four goals in an 8-1 victory over Southern University and A&M College during Southwestern Athletic Conference action in Montgomery, Alabama. She is now tied for the school record for career goals with her sister Aaliyah. Both… Read more »

Alaskans accounting for 47 percent of Lane soccer team’s offense

October 12, 2017

Whenever the Lane Community College women’s soccer team scores a goal, chances are an Alaskan played a role in making it happen. The Titans feature four freshmen starters from The Last Frontier, including leading scorer Danielle VanOrd from Anchorage. Overall, Alaskans have produced 47 percent of the team’s total offense with 33 of 71 points…. Read more »

NCAA’s active career goals, points leader is Anchorage’s Lewis

October 11, 2017

Ariela Lewis of Anchorage has scored more goals and racked up more assists than any other player in NCAA D1 women’s soccer. The Alabama State University senior striker is the country’s career leader with 53 goals and 134 points. She ranks fourth with 28 assists. Lewis, of Dimond High fame, has continued her scoring spree… Read more »