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Rampant RailHawks take over lead
May 12th, 2013 6:32PM

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[NASL REWIND: Week 6]  The Carolina RailHawks got two goals apiece from Brian Shriver -- giving him the NASL scoring lead with five goals -- and Zach Schilawski as they clobbered the winless San Antonio Scorpions, 5-2, to take over the NASL lead.

A stunning goal by Floyd Franks from 25 yards in the 13th minute started the fireworks to the delight of a home crowd of 6,708 at WakeMed Soccer Park.

“There were a lot of good goals and a lot of great passing and there’s a lot to be happy about,” said RailHawks coach Colin Clarke. “It’s a great result and any time you score five goals you’ve got to be pleased, but I don’t like the number two that’s also up on the scoreboard.  We’ve got a good squad of players and we’ll continue to look to improve.”

-- The Fort Lauderdale Strikers won their first game of the season with a 2-1 win over Minnesota United in a game that featured an hour-long delay at Lockhart Stadium due to rain and lightning. Goals from Mark Anderson and David Foley staked the Strikers to a two-goal advantage after less than a quarter of an hour.

-- Michael Cox scored two goals, including a spectacular overhead kick, to lead FC Edmonton to a 3-0 win over the Atlanta Silverbacks, who had keeper Joe Nasco sent off. Daryl Fordyce had the third goal for the Eddies.

NASL, WEEK 6 SCHEDULE
Sunday, May 12
FC Edmonton 3 Atlanta 0

Saturday, May 11
Carolina 5 San Antonio 2
Fort Lauderdale 2 Minn. United 1

NASL STANDINGS:
PTS TEAM W-L-T +/-
11 Carolina 3-0-2 12/6
8 Minn. United 2-1-2 8/6
8 Tampa Bay 2-1-2 8/6
8 FC Edmonton 2-2-2 7/6
7 Atlanta 2-2-1 10/11
4 Fort Lauderdale 1-2-1 5/9
2 San Antonio 0-3-2 4/10

NASL, WEEK 7 SCHEDULE
Saturday, May 18
Minn. United vs. Tampa Bay
Atlanta vs. Carolina
San Antonio vs. Fort Lauderdale

NASL, WEEK 8 SCHEDULE
Saturday, May 25
Atlanta vs. San Antonio
Tampa Bay vs. Minn. United
FC Edmonton vs. Fort Lauderdale

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