Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySoccer World DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America ClassifiedsGame Report
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
Tie knocks VSI Tampa Bay out of playoff hunt
August 16th, 2013 11:05PM

MOST READ
TAGS:  usl

MOST COMMENTED

[USL PRO REWIND: Week 22] VSI Tampa Bay FC was eliminated from playoff contention when it had to settle for a 3-3 tie with the Charlotte Eagles. The result left the Dayton Dutch Lions and Wilmington Hammerheads to battle it out for the eighth and final spot in the postseason.

Chad Burt's penalty kick in the 87th minute earned Tampa Bay a point but it was not enough to catch Dayton in eighth place at the moment.

Thursday ...

Antigua Barracuda FC fell to 0-25-0 on Thursday evening when it fell at Charleston Battery, 3-0 in front of 3,501 fans at Blackbaud Stadium. The loss leaves it with just one more game -- at Wilmington on Saturday -- to earn at least one point.

The Hammerheads have won four games in a row and have a chance to overtake Dayton for the final playoff berth with a win on Saturday.

The Battery moved into third place at least temporarily with the win in its regular-season finale. Jamaican forward Dane Kelly led the Battery with two goals to give him 11 for the season.

USL PRO RESULTS, Week 22:
Friday, August 16
VSI Tampa Bay FC 3 Charlotte 3
Phoenix FC 3 Rochester 4
Thursday, August 15
Charleston 3 Barracuda FC 0
Wednesday, August 14
Richmond 2 Orlando City 0
Wilmington 4 Pittsburgh 1

USL PRO SCHEDULE, Week 22:
Saturday, August 17
Pittsburgh vs. Richmond
Dayton vs. Harrisburg
Orlando City vs. Charlotte
Wilmington vs. Barracuda FC
Los Angeles vs. Rochester

USL PRO STANDINGS:
PTS TEAM W-L-T- +/1
54 Richmond 15-1-9 50/23
51 Orlando City 15-4-6 53/26
45 Charleston 13-7-6 48/20
44 Harrisburg 14-9-2 54/36
41 Charlotte 10-4-11 44/38
37 Los Angeles 10-8-7 50/36
37 Pittsburgh 10-8-7 35/32
34 Dayton 9-9-7 40/45
-----------------------------------
33 *Wilmington 10-11-4 31/38
32 VSI Tampa Bay 9-12-5 41/39
28 Rochester 6-9-10 24/37
22 Phoenix FC 5-14-7 28/41
0 Barracuda FC 0-25-0 10/87
*Deducted one point.

USL LEADING SCORERS:
G PLAYER, TEAM
15 Dom Dwyer, Orlando City
14+1 Jose Angulo, Pittsburgh
13 Lucky Mkosana, Harrisburg
11+2 Dane Kelly, Charleston
11 Sainey Touray, Harrisburg
10+1 Mauricio Salles, VSI Tampa Bay
10 Jamie Watson, Orlando City
10 Jorge Herrera, Charlotte

(Click here for USL PRO streaming on USL Live on Unation.)


No comments yet.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
Road to Vancouver: Ticas take three U.S. collegians    
Penn State's Rachel Rodriguez and Shirley Cruz of UEFA Women's Champions League runner-up Paris St. Germain ...
Road to Vancouver: Mexico takes 14 U.S. players    
Mexico will take 14 players who were born or raised in the United States, including late ...
What They're Saying: Robbie Keane    
"The problem is I think with people in Europe -- and this won't be Stevie's case ...
What They're Saying: Alex Morgan    
"I have experienced sexism multiple times, and I'm sure I will a lot more. I feel ...
What They're Saying: France U-17 coach Jean-Claude Giuntini    
"He was determined to take the penalty. There was no way I could refuse him." -- ...
Friday: Shared interests foster Beckham's Miami meeting    
Friday could be a decisive day as David Beckham seeks to get the ball rolling on ...
What They're Saying: Luis Figo    
"I have seen with my own eyes federation presidents who, after one day comparing FIFA leaders ...
NWSL Roundup: Reign has plenty to counter China    
Seattle Reign FC has another bye week in the NWSL, but it will use it to ...
TV Report: Top 15 U.S. EPL markets    
NBCUniversal, which concludes its second year of English Premier League coverage with "Championship Sunday" at 9 ...
ICYMI | MLS: Wondo takes century chase to big stage    
A fast start to the 2015 season has Chris Wondolowski one goal away from reaching the ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives