Oak Harbor, Bellingham tie 0-0 | Soccer

Oak Harbor and Bellingham fought to a 0-0 tie in soccer Tuesday, March 18, at Wildcat Memorial Stadium.

Wildcat coach Brian Thompson said, "(It was) a very exciting game, evenly matched where either team could have won."

Oak Harbor had an opportunity to win the match with seconds left, but the Raider goalkeeper Connor Zeljkov turned away a Wildcat penalty kick.

Kevin Silveira earned the shutout in the Oak Harbor goal.

"We had a few minor injuries that held a couple players out at the end of the game, but the players coming in off the bench did a great job and kept us in the game," Thompson said. "We moved the ball well offensively and the defensive played very well."

The Wildcats were missing three starters. One, Dakota Powers, is out for the year with a broken leg, according to Thompson.

Oak Harbor begins conference play at Marysville Getchell at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 25.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

Read the Oct 19
Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Browse the archives.

Friends to Follow

View All Updates