Here's a report from today's game at the Cascadia Summit:
The Portland Timbers and Vancouver Whitecaps FC battled to a 1-1 draw on the second day of the Cascadia Summit at Starfire Sports Complex.
Ryan Pore scored for Portland and Vancouver equalized late in the first half on an own goal. There were a total of five bookings and 35 fouls in the match. Pore scored an early goal to put the Timbers ahead, 1-nil. In the 5th minute, Brian Umony's shot bounced off the near post and dropped the Pore who knocked the rebound into an open net.
Vancouver equalized in the 36th minute when Blake Wagner's shot was deflected into the net by defender David Horst for an own goal. Just minutes before the equalizer, Whitecaps FC forward Atiba Harris turned and fired a shot from 20 yards out that bounced off the post.
Portland nearly netted a late winner when Rodrigo Lopez wound up and blasted a curling shot from 20 yards out that was knocked wide of the frame by Vancouver goalkeeper Joe Cannon in second half stoppage time.
The Cascadia Summit concludes on Sunday as the Sounders FC Academy U18 team plays the Whitecaps FC Residency team at 12 p.m. followed by the Seattle Sounders FC and Vancouver Whitecaps FC game at 3 p.m. All events will be held at Starfire Stadium.
Scoring SummaryPOR - Ryan Pore 5'VAN - David Horst (own goal) 36'
Discipline SummaryPOR - Adam Moffat (caution) 21'POR - Mamadou Danso (caution) 44'VAN - Blake Wagner (caution) 48'VAN - Alain Rochat (caution) 53'POR - James Marcelin (caution) 57' Portland Timbers LineupAdin Brown, Freddie Braun, Mamadou Danso, David Horst, Chris Taylor, Ryan Pore, Adam Moffat (Rodrigo Lopez 82'), James Marcelin, Kalif Alhassan (Bim Ogunyemi 90'), Eddie Johnson (Spencer Thompson 73'), Brian Umony. RESERVES: Jake Gleeson, Taylor Mueller, Quavas Kirk. TOTAL SHOTS: 10; SHOTS ON GOAL: 5; CORNER KICKS: 5; OFFSIDE: 5; FOULS: 17; SAVES: 5.
Vancouver Whitecaps FC LineupJay Nolly (Joe Cannon 63'), Jonathan Leathers, Jay DeMerit, Greg Janicki, Alain Rochat (Gershon Koffie 90'), Wes Knight, John Thorrington (Alexandre Morfaw 84'), Terry Dunfield (Kevin Harmse 77'), Blake Wagner (Russell Teibert 63'), Atiba Harris (Camilo Sanvezzo 77'), Long Tan (Omar Salgado 84').
RESERVES: Bilal Duckett, Cornelius Stewart, Nizar Khalfan, Bedri Gashi, Michael Boxall.
TOTAL SHOTS: 14; SHOTS ON GOAL: 5; CORNER KICKS: 3; OFFSIDE: 1; FOULS: 18; SAVES: 4.
Referee: Ricardo SalazarReferee's Assistants: Jeff Hosking, Kevin Duliba4th Official: Dave GantarTime of Game: 1:50Weather: 40-degrees and partly cloudy