Monday, July 8, 2013

WPSL NW Three Stars - Week Six

A weekly list of the top three players or performances each week in the WPSL Northwest Division.

WEEK SIX (July 2-7)

Slawson (R) | Wilson Tsoi / goalWA
Romina Pinna - AC Seattle (2) 
Finding themselves trailing again, Pinna struck for three goals in the final 30 minutes for a 4-1 victory on the road against Westside. She tallied the equalizer on the hour mark and added her second, the winner, in the 70th, completing the hat-trick with seven minutes left to cap the game.

Arica Slawson - AC Seattle
Slawson scored her first of three on the week at Westside, tallying the team's third goal in a 4-1 road win. On Friday she played the pivotal role against Emerald City, scoring in the 22nd and 42nd minutes for a two-goal lead en route to a 2-1 victory that clinched the Evergreen Cup derby title and a playoff spot.

Jen Stoltenberg - THUSC Diamonds (3)
The Northwest's leading scorer pushed her tally to nine with the opening goal in the first minute and the equalizer later in the 38th. She added an assist on Shanna Lechelt's game-winner three minutes before the break as they posted a 4-2 home win against AC Seattle, getting a pair of goals from Madison Hairston, who is heading into her sophomore year at Grant High School next fall.

Others considered: Madison Hairston (THUSC); Jillian Nicks (AC Seattle)

Note: Players listed alphabetically

Previous Weeks:

One: Taylor Boyer (Eugene Metro); Kennya Cordner (SRR Issaquah); Jaclyn Softli (SRR Issaquah)
Two: Brandi Dawson (THUSC); Marina Nesic (Emerald City); Amanda Perez (Issaquah)
Three: Kate Bennett (Emerald City); Valentina Giacinti (AC Seattle); Jen Stoltenberg (THUSC)
Four: Alia Guagni (AC Seattle); Jen Stoltenberg 2 (THUSC); Erin Vaughan (SRR Issaquah)
Five: Marina Galaz (Emerald City); Alia Guagni (AC Seattle); Romina Pinna (AC Seattle)