High School Soccer

Monson, Salinas lead Ferndale girls’ soccer to win over Nooksack Valley

Jill Monson had three goals and Christiana Salinas had two as the Ferndale girls’ soccer team earned a 9-0 Northwest Conference victory at home Thursday, Oct. 8, over Nooskack Valley. Salinas also assisted on one of Monson’s goals.

The Golden Eagles also had goals from Emma Denessen, Paige Devine, Maddie Smith and Elsa Ericson.

Ferndale coach Joe Gonzalez praised the effort of Nooksack Valley but said his Golden Eagles were playing well.

“We were out there to play and try to get better,” Gonzalez said in a phone interview. “There was a lot of good stuff that happened out there.”

Both teams are back in action Tuesday, Oct. 13, with Nooksack Valley playing at Mount Baker at 4:30 p.m. and Ferndale at Burlington-Edison at 6 p.m.

Ferndale 9, Nooksack Valley 0

Goal: Christiana Salinas (Ferndale), Assist: Kayla Downs, time 5; Goal: Jill Monson (Ferndale), Assist: Christiana Salinas, time 15; Goal: Christiana Salinas (Ferndale), Assist: Taylor Briant, time 20; Goal: Jill Monson (Ferndale), Assist: Alex McBeath, time 22; Goal: Emma Denessen (Ferndale), Assist: Katelyn Goode, time 44; Goal: Paige Devine (Ferndale), time 53; Goal: Maddie Smith (Ferndale), time 57; Goal: Jill Monson (Ferndale), time 67; Goal: Elsa Ericson (Ferndale), time 68. Goalies (saves) — Nooksack Valley: n/a (10); Ferndale: Logan Brown, Kylie Larmer, Paige Devine (0). Shots on goal — Nooksack Valley 0, Ferndale 24.