BREWSTER – Okanogan won, 4-3, over Brewster following a shootout in a Caribou Trail League soccer match Tuesday.
After a scoreless first half, Okanogan broke onto the scoreboard with a goal two minutes into the second half by Justin Rivas off an assist from Fabian Rodriguez.
Brewster tied the match in the 51st minute before Okanogan took the lead again on a goal by Jason Perez on an assist from Rivas.
The Bears scored in the 67th and 69th minutes to lead 3-2.
“We then tied it up in the 75th minute when Jason Perez scored off of an assist from Fabian Rodriguez,” Okanogan coach Dean Klepec said.
Okanogan won the shootout 5-4, with scoring kicks by Rivas, Perez, Rodriguez, Arturo Ramos and Enrique Vargas.
“It was a very evenly played game,” Klepec said.
Scoring was not received for Brewster, which is tied with Okanogan for second place in the CTL. Quincy is in first at 7-0.
Okanogan (6-2 overall, 5-2 league) is at Tonasket (5-5, 3-5) and Brewster (6-2, 5-2) is at Omak (0-9, 0-7) in league play Tuesday.
OMAK – Tonasket zipped past Omak, 6-0, in a Caribou Trail League soccer match Tuesday.
“The guys played hard, but couldn’t keep with the speed,” Omak coach Chris Werner said. “I feel we played smarter soccer. We are getting better and will be playing a better game the second half of the season.”
“It was a good game, we scored six goals and played well,” Tonasket coach Jack Goyette said. “They are a very young team and well coached. They played tough D and made us work hard for the goals we scored.”
Brewster (6-2 overall, 5-2 league) is at Omak (0-9, 0-7) and Okanogan (6-2, 5-2) is at Tonasket (5-5, 3-5) on Tuesday.