Women’s Soccer Goes 1-1; Brandy Sinclair Shines
Women's Soccer hosted two critical North Division match ups on Wednesday and Saturday and split those gaining 3 points and remaining in 5th place in the North.
Gators soccer hosted Skagit Valley on Wednesday at Wilson Playfields and came away with at 2-0 victory. Neither team could find the back of the net in the first half and went into halftime tied 0-0. Brandy Sinclair got the scoring started in the 50th minute with an assist from Carly Cooper putting the Gators up 1-0. In the 88th minute, Brandy Sinclair would score again with an assist from Monica Whitfield and that would be more than enough for the Gators as goalkeeper Molly Lambert would record the shutout with 3 saves.
The Gators could not keep the momentum going when the Edmonds Tritons came into Wilson Playfields Saturday night. The Tritons would get a goal in the first half by Olivia Olason to go into the half ahead 1-0. They would widen the margin in the second half with a goal in the 52nd minute by Lauren Rodger and a goal in the 69th minute by Keana King. The Tritons would hold on for the 3-0 victory.
The Gators drop to 4-6-0 in league and trail Whatcom by just one point for fourth place. The Gators will host the first place Everett Trojans on Wednesday at Wilson Playfields at 2:00pm before traveling to Whatcom Community College on Saturday.