Kayla Heidenreich had a hat trick as the Bellingham girls’ soccer team won 6-3 over Meridian on Tuesday, Oct. 13 at Civic Stadium.
“I think one of the players who really stood out was Alice Hiebert,” Bellingham coach Mark Wright said in a phone interview. “Her name isn’t in the stats but she was really steady for us out there on the field throughout.”
Payton Lunde scored two goals for Meridian and assisted Lindsey Moore’s goal. Heidenreich had three goals for Bellingham and Paige McAtee, Morgan Jones and Peyton Schwinger also scored goals.
Both teams play again at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 15. Meridian hosts Ferndale and Bellingham goes up against Lynden at Bender Fields.
Bellingham 6, Meridian 3
Goal: Payton Lunde (Meridian), time 4:00; Goal: Lindsey Moore (Meridian), assist: Payton Lunde, time 12:00; Goal: Kayla Heidenreich (Bellingham), assist: Peyton Schwinger, time 22:00; Goal: Paige McAtee (Bellingham), assist: Morgan Jones, time 46:00; Goal: Payton Lunde (Meridian), time 48:00; Goal: Morgan Jones (Bellingham), assist: Kylie Clark, time 51:00; Goal: Kayla Heidenreich (Bellingham), time 53:00; Goal: Kayla Heidenreich (Bellingham), assist: Ali Krell, time 72:00; Goal: Peyton Schwinger (Bellingham), assist: Kayla Heidenreich, time 74:00. Goalies (saves) — Meridian: Sydney Gospodinovich (15); Bellingham: Chloe Campbell (6). Shots on goal — Meridian 9, Bellingham 21.