News

Bellingham United opens season with win over Vancouver

Bellingham United opens season with win over Vancouver

Photo: KPUG

Bellingham United F.C. opened the 2014 season with a 2-0 victory over the Vancouver Victory Sunday at Civic Stadium in Bellingham.

The Hammers scored late in the first half from a header off a corner kick by Oscar Jimenez and Andrew Weishaar sealed the victory with a goal in the 60th minute.

For his shutout victory goalkeeper Leo Cohen earned Hammer Man of the Match honors.

Sunday also marked Bellingham’s first match in the newly formed Evergreen Premier League. Bellingham previously played in the Pacific Coast Soccer League.

The Hammers return to action on Saturday, May 3 against the Spokane Shadow in Spokane.

(KPUG Newsroom – Tysen Allumbaugh)

Recent Headlines

in National

Harriet Tubman, Susan B. Anthony among frontrunners for new $10 bill

Fresh
God Money

Officials plan to make a decision by this fall with the total redesign completed by 2020, the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment giving women the right to vote.

in Sports

Top seeds in a hurry on day of U.S. Open upsets

Fresh
serena

World number ones Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic launched their U.S. Open title bids in ruthless style.

in Entertainment

Why Bill Murray is in the new ‘Ghostbusters’ movie

Fresh
24-overlay

After spending a quarter of a century not agreeing to be in "Ghostbusters 3" as Peter Venkman, Bill Murray recently signed on to Paul Feig’s reboot of the franchise.

in Entertainment, Sports

Will Smith to take on NFL coverup

Fresh
21-overlay

"Concussion" is based on Dr. Bennet Omalu, who was the first to discover the existence of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (or CTE): a disease of the brain found in athletes with a history of repetitive brain trauma.

in Entertainment, Lifestyle

HAPPY BIRTHDAY: 26 freebies to help you celebrate this September

Fresh
birthday

On your birthday you can have your (free) cake and eat it too!