Men's Soccer Recap - Oct. 3-9: Whitworth Tops Whitman to Cling to Top of NWC

Rylan Berriman's goal in the 87th minute broke a tie and gave 1st-place Whitworth a 2-1 victory at Whitman Saturday.
Rylan Berriman's goal in the 87th minute broke a tie and gave 1st-place Whitworth a 2-1 victory at Whitman Saturday.

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SATURDAY, OCT. 8

Whitworth 2, at Whitman 1

WALLA WALLA, Wash. – Ryan Berriman’s goal in the 87th minute off a feed from Alfredo Ornelas broke a 1-1 tie and gave the conference-leading Whitworth Pirates a 2-1 victory over Whitman on Saturday at the Whitman Athletic Fields.  

Willamette 2, at Linfield 1

McMINNVILLE, Ore. - Alan Hernandez scored two goals for Willamette, including the game-winning goal with less than 25 minutes remaining, and Josh Fuentes made seven saves to lead the Bearcats past the Linfield Wildcats 2-1 on the road Saturday.

Pacific (Ore.) 2, at George Fox 0

NEWBERG, Ore. – Pacific’s Matt Kimball was involved in a pair of goals, scoring one and assisting on Robert Nurmi's tally, as the visiting Boxers blanked the George Fox Bruins 2-0 at the Austin Sports Complex on Saturday. 

at Pacific Lutheran 1, Puget Sound 0, 2OT

PARKLAND, Wash. – The Pacific Lutheran Lutes pulled off another thriller at home on the artificial turf at East Field, defeating crosstown rival Puget Sound 1-0 in double overtime with a Jackson Moore score in the 106th minute on a windy, rainy Saturday afternoon.