Golden Eagles score eight goals in win over Pioneers

THE BELLINGHAM HERALDOctober 8, 2013 

The Ferndale girls' soccer team defeated Nooksack Valley 8-1 on Tuesday, Oct. 8, at Ferndale High School.

Jordin Bartel scored the Golden Eagles' first two goals, with Ali Gonzalez and Jillian Monson recording the assists. Gonzalez would score Ferndale's third goal, and Monson would add back-to-back goals after her to give the Golden Eagles a five-goal advantage by the 24th minute.

"Jordin was on fire," Ferndale coach Joe Gonzalez said in a phone interview. "But I can't hand it to any one player today. ... I am really happy with all the sequence of plays."

Ali Gonzalez added her second goal of the game, followed by goals by Katelyn Goode and Kayla Downs.

Nooksack Valley's lone goal came from Tori VandeHoef in the 47th minute.

"You got to give it to Nooksack Valley," Joe Gonzalez said. "We were knocking the ball around well."

FERNDALE 8, NOOKSACK VALLEY 1

Goal: Jordin Bartel (Ferndale), assist Ali Gonzalez: time: 2:00; Goal: Jordin Bartel (Ferndale), assist Jillian Monson: time: 9:00; Goal: Ali Gonzalez (Ferndale), assist Shelby Slaughter: time: 12:00; Goal: Jillian Monson (Ferndale), assist NA: time: 15:00; Goal: Jillian Monson (Ferndale), assist Shelby Slaughter: time: 24:00; Goal: Ali Gonzalez (Ferndale), assist Jazzy Ahrens: time: 27:00; Goal: Katelyn Goode (Ferndale), assist Jazzy Ahrens: time: 46:00; Goal: Tori VandeHoef (NV), assist NA: time: 47:00; Goal: Kayla Downs (Ferndale), assist Dalaynie Holt: time: 52:00. Shots on goal: NV 3; Ferndale 23. Goalies (saves) NV: Arianna Leyba (7); Ferndale: Linsey Honeycutt (0).

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