Austin Herrick and Ali Kamara each scored two goals, and Jon Larsen had four assists to help the Richland boys soccer team beat Southridge 7-0 on Thursday in their Mid-Columbia Conference opener.
Richland scored in the 75th, 77th and 78th minutes to help pad its lead.
“When you get in the shooting grooves, your percentages go up, and that’s kind of what happened in a way,” Richland coach Octavio DoValle said.
Scoring—1, R, Austin Herrick (Trevor Hoyt), 35:00; 2, R, Ali Kamara (Jon Larsen), 39:00; 3, R, Kamara (Larsen), 47:00; 4, R, Herrick (Shane Wilson), 65:00; 5, R, Nico Reyes (Anders Launderson), 75:00; 6, R, John Crandall (Larsen), 77:00; 7, R, Carson Winner (Larsen), 78:00. Shots—S 8, R 21. Saves—S, James Fort 4, Chandler Ruggieri 5. R, Damian Ruiz 4.
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Pasco 1, Kamiakin 0: Hector Magana scored off an assist from brother Juan Magana in the 72nd minute to lift the Bulldogs past the Braves in the Mid-Columbia Conference opener for both teams at Edgar Brown Stadium in Pasco.
“It was a great, tough game,” Pasco coach Matt Potter said. “We scored a nice goal down the stretch.”
Scoring—1, P, Hector Magana (Juan Magana), 72:00. Shots—K 4, P 19. Saves—K, Shulman, 8. P, Rosas, 4.
Kennewick 2, Hanford 1: Junior Brandon Lopez scored the game winner with 16 minutes left in regulation to lead Kennewick past Hanford in the MCC opener for both teams at Lampson Stadium.
Adrian Rojo also scored for the Lions, while Mario Varate had the Falcons’ lone goal.
Scoring—1, K, Adrian Rojo, 24:00. 2, H, Mario Varate, 58:00. 3, K, Brandon Lopez, 64:00. Shots—H 9, K 9. Saves—H, Jacob Thiel 3. K, Henry Hernandez 2, Jose Rodriguez.
Chiawana 3, Walla Walla 1: Jonathan Parada had a goal and an assist, and Anibal Pacheco recorded two assists to help the host Riverhawks beat the Blue Devils.
Francisco Sanchez scored for Walla Walla in the 60th minute.
Scoring—1, C, Orlando Diaz (Jonathan Parada), 21:00; 2, C, Frank Torres (Anibal Pacheco), 37:00; 3, WW, Francisco Sanchez (Ricardo Saldana), 60:00; 4, C, Parada (Pacheco), 71:00. Shots—WW 7, C 11. Saves—WW, Antonio Meza 5. C, Fernando Gutierrez 3.
Sunnyside 6, West Valley 0: Christian Chavez scored two goals, and Marcelo Madera had a goal and an assist to lead the Grizzlies to their first win of the season against the visiting Rams.
Scoring—1, S, Christian Chavez, (Oswaldo Lopez) 23:00; 2, S, Osmar Alvarez, 31:00; 3, S, Jose Chavez (Marcelo Madera), 49:00; 4, S, Jesus Marquez, 53:00; 5, S, Christian Chavez (Jesus Marquez), 60:00; 6, S, Madera (Marquez), 71:00. Shots—WV 6, S 18. Saves—WV, Dakota Borchardt, 15. S, Max Ramos, 5.
Wahluke 6, Naches Valley 1: Charlie Ramos scored two goals and assisted on another as the visiting Warriors earned their first victory of the season.
Scoring—1, W, Ramon Bravo (Charlie Ramos), 11:00; 2, W, Luis Vaca (Julio Maldanado), 22:00; 3, W, Juan Estrada (Hermilo Tlatelpa), 32:00; 4, W, Charlie Ramos (Alex Anaya), 39:00; 5, NV, Hector Medina, 42:00; 6, W, Tlatelpa (Bravo), 55:00; 7, W, Ramos (Bravo), 61:00. Shots—W 25, NV 2. Saves—W, Alan Caro, Luis Pozos, 1. NV, Jacob Akland, Jesus Meza.
Granger 5, Kiona-Benton 2: Jhonatan Gutierrez scored in the 27th minute, and Secendino Flores had a goal in the 75th, but the host Bears dropped their season opener.