Squalicum’s Ale Tomasi converted a penalty kick in the 77th minute to edge Mount Baker 3-2 on Thursday, April 28.
The Storm rallied to tie the game at two after being down 2-0 at halftime. Goals by Johnny Zavalza and Eli Guidroz in the second half gave Tomasi the opportunity to win the game after the Mountaineers committed a handball in the penalty box.
“I have a lot of confidence in him and he has confidence in himself,” coach Joe McAuliffe said. “It’s just understood that he’s going to take it.”
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Bellingham 2, Lynden Christian 0: Both of Bellingham’s goals came in the second half of its Northwest Conference win against Lynden Christian. Casey Carter scored in the 55th minute of an assist from Eduardo Perez and Christian Ramos scored an unassisted goal in the 78th minute to put the game away.
Meridian 3, Blaine 0: Alan Eyoub scored twice to help the Trojans earn a postseason berth in a must-win regular-season finale against Blaine. Noah Richardson also scored, and Jordan Birnel contributed two assists. Goalkeeper Parker Bromet played a large role in the shutout.
Anacortes 2, Nooksack Valley 0: Akira Nystrom and Milan Kassa both scored for the Seahwaks in Nooksack Valley’s Northwest Conference loss. No other information was available at press time.
Mount Baker (1A)
Lynden Christian (1A)
Nooksack Valley (1A)