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MLS : Yordy Reyna leads Whitecaps to 2-1 victory over Earthquakes

Vancouver Whitecaps' Alphonso Davies celebrates after scoring a goal against the San Jose Earthquakes during the first half of an MLS soccer game in Vancouver, British Columbia, Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- Alphonso Davies and Nicolas Mezquida scored to help the Vancouver Whitecaps beat the San Jose Earthquakes 2-1 on Saturday night.

Davies opened the scoring in the 22nd minute, scooping a pass from Yordy Reyna in the Quakes' box and tapping it into the bottom left corner of the net. It was the 17-year-old's sixth goal of the year for Vancouver (11-9-7).

In the 78th minute, Reyna sailed a pass to Mezquida, who took a moment to settle the ball, then punted a rocket into the upper left-hand corner of the net. Vako Qazaishvili scored for San Jose (4-15-8) in stoppage time.

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