WILSONVILLE — West Albany girls soccer defeated Wilsonville in dramatic fashion Tuesday night as Sienna Higinbothom scored on a corner kick from Jade Crowe with 12 seconds left to seal the 3-2 victory.
The Bulldogs (3-1) also got a goal from Higinbotham in the third minute and another from Bethanie Marteeny on an assist from Morgan Linde before Wilsonville scored twice in the last 10 minutes to tie the game.
Higinbotham, a senior midfielder, continues to show why she was the 2017 Greater Valley Conference player of the year. She has seven goals this season, including two game-winners with time expiring.
West travels to Hood River Valley on Saturday.
Stayton 3, Philomath 2
PHILOMATH — Philomath opened Oregon West action with a home loss. Alivia Pittman and Quincy Pittman scored for PHS (1-2-0), which resumes OWC action at Sweet Home on Thursday.
South Albany 3, McKay 1
South Albany remained undefeated by topping the visiting 6A Royal Scots. South (3-0) resumes nonleague action at 4A Newport on Saturday.
Crescent Valley fell 4-1 to visiting North Marion on Tuesday in a nonleague boys soccer game.
The Raiders (0-1-2) host Ridgeview on Tuesday in another nonleague game.
Wilsonville 4, West Albany 1
WILSONVILLE — The Bulldogs allowed two goals in each half and fell to Wilsonville in the nonleague game.
Zach Reese scored for West in the first half. The Bulldogs (3-1) hosts Wilson on Saturday in their next game.
Stayton 4, Philomath 0
STAYTON — Philomath couldn't find an offensive groove in its league opener against Stayton as the Warriors were shutout.
The Warriors (1-1-1) host Sweet Home on Thursday.
Faith Bible 4, Jefferson 3
HILLSBORO — The Lions fell in a high-scoring season opener. They begin the Central Valley Conference season on Thursday by hosting Pleasant Hill.
Woodburn 16, Sweet Home 0
SWEET HOME — The Huskies took an Oregon West Conference play with a home loss.
Sweet Home (0-2) plays at Philomath on Thursday.