Five Twin Harbors teams advanced to the semifinals of the Recreational Cup youth soccer tournament with quarterfinal victories last weekend.
Three East County girls teams scored a clean sweep of quarterfinal matches Saturday at Aberdeen’s Stewart Field.
The Montesano Wildcats nipped the Union Hill Vipers, 1-0, in a U-12 contest. Abigail Parkin scored off an assist from Zoee Lisherness for the match’s lone goal.
The Elma/McCleary Dynamite downed the Kickin’ Kangaroos, 4-1, in the U-13 girls age group and the Montesano Renegades trounced the Port Angeles Intensity, 6-0, in girls U-14 play. Samantha Stanfield scored twice (the first on a penalty kick) for the Renegades, with Lindsey Hutchings, Mikayla Jacklin, Kayleigh Sutherby and Noelle Tingey adding the other goals.
The Vancouver Screamers edged the South Beach Wildcats, 2-1, in a U-11 quarterfinal at Vancouver.
The Harbor Sounders topped Silver Lake Rosso, 2-1, in a boys U-15 quarterfinal at Everett. The Willapa Harbor Health Pros Northwest U-17 team also advanced with a 4-0 win over the Tsunami on Sunday at Stewart Field.
Pacific Eye Clinic of Willapa Harbor lost to the Silver Lake Bombers, 3-0, in a U-11 quarterfinal at Stewart Field. The Bainbridge Island Bulldogs beat the Harbor Hooligans, 3-1, in the U-13 boys tourney, the Vancouver Dragons nipped the Harbor Youth Soccer Club Chivas, 1-0, in Boys 16-U play at Vancouver and the Tracyton Bombers from the Bremerton area notched a 1-0 win over the Harbor Youth Soccer Club Bieker in the U-19 division at Stewart Field.
All winners advance to semifinals this weekend at the Starfire Soccer Complex at Tukwila.
The semifinal pairings:
U-12 Girls: 9 a.m. — Montesano Wildcats vs. FME Yellow Jackers (winner to play for championship at 2 p.m.).
U-13 Girls: 10:30 a.m. — Elma/McCleary Dynamite vs. Tracyton Havoc (winner to play for championship at 3 p.m.).
U-14 Girls: Noon — Montesano Renegades vs. Vancouver West Dynamite (winner to play for championship at 4 p.m).
Boys U-15: 9 a.m. — Harbor Sounders vs. J’98 FC Screaming Thunder (winner to play for championship at 1:30 p.m.)
Boys U-17: 9 a.m. — Willapa Harbor Health Pros Northwest vs. Fall City Rovers (winner to play for championship at 3:15 p.m.).