Amy Sterk’s header goal in the 86th minute Wednesday gave Whitworth a 1-0 win over host Whitman in a Northwest Conference women’s soccer opener at Walla Walla.
Tiara Pajimola crossed the ball to the middle of the box to set up Sterk’s winner.
Both teams are 1-4 overall.
• Kellsi Parson scored three times during the first 12 minutes and Emilee Cordon finished with two goals and three assists as host North Idaho (4-3) cruised to a 13-0 nonconference win over Wenatchee Valley (2-3-1).
Community Colleges of Spokane (2-1-1) and visiting Edmonds (1-5-1) played to a scoreless tie in a nonconference match at SFCC.
CC Spokane (8-3, 1-1 NWAACC) recorded a 25-12, 25-11, 25-13 sweep over host Big Bend (2-5, 1-1) at Moses Lake.