High School Soccer

W-P boys win region in soccer

SPOKANE -- Lino Diaz scored twice on assists from Miguel Velazco and Pedro Mendoza had two saves as Waitsburg-Prescott shut out Northwest Christian 2-0 on Friday to earn the EWL 2B regional championship at Gonzaga Prep High School.

"It felt good," W-P coach Rickey Hamilton said the victory. "We had two guys we had to shut down...we just marked them and shut them down, in fact they only had three shots on goal all night."

Waitsburg-Prescott (18-0) will begin its journey for the state championship next Saturday at an as-yet undecided site in the Tri-Cities.

Scoring--1, WP, Lino Diaz (Miguel Velazco) 2:00; 2, WP, Lino Diaz (Velazco) 42:00. Shots--WP 7, NC 3. Saves--WP, Pedro Mendoza 2. NC, Amado 3.