TUKWILA, WA—The NWAC Playoffs are underway and after the results of earier this week the field has been narrowed to 8 men’s and 8 women’s clubs still alive and kicking to make the Championships November 11-13 at Starfire Sports Complex in Tukwila.
(Cover photo: Edmonds Tritons Twitter)
On Wednesday November 2 Pierce College beat North Idaho 1-0 on a 48th minute goal from Christian Guzman. The Whatcom Orcas ousted Portland 4-1 as Eric Jones recorded 3 assists. Edmonds edged Clark 2-1 as Mohamed Elmoghrbi scored twice, including the winner in the 91st minute.Tacoma knocked out Walla Walla after a 1-1 draw went to penalty kicks.
Next Round – Men
|November 5th, 2016 NWAC Playoffs – MEN|
|Tacoma vs Peninsula||Peninsula||2:00 pm|
|Whatcom vs Highline||Starfire Stadium, Tukwila, WA||2:15 pm|
|Edmonds vs Spokane||Spokane Falls CC||4:00 pm|
|Pierce vs Chemeketa||Willamette University, Salem||6:00 pm|
The women of the NWAC also played on Wednesday around the state. Green River fell 3-0 to North Idaho. Everett swamped SW Oregon 9-0 as Claire Nelson scored a goal and notched six assists and Danielle Baker put in four goals for the Trojans. Lane shut out Shoreline 4-0. Haley Berryman’s 78th minute goal sent Walla Walla over Tacoma, 1-0.
Next Round – Women
|November 5th, 2016 NWAC Playoffs – WOMEN|
|Walla Walla vs Peninsula||Peninsula||12:00 pm|
|Everett vs Highline||Starfire Stadium, Tukwila, WA||12:00 pm|
|Lane vs Spokane||Spokane Falls CC||1:00 pm|
|North Idaho vs Clark||Delta Park, Portland, OR||7:00 pm|