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OKC Energy strikes quickly in winning debut
April 6th, 2014 2:43PM

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[USL PRO: Week 3] OKC Energy FC  won its US PRO debut with a 2-0 victory at the Orange County Blues on Saturday night thanks to first-half goals by Kyle Greig and Nate Shiffman.

Sporting Kansas City loan player Christian Duke set up Greig (formerly with Wilmington) for the first goal after just 11 minutes, splitting open the center backs with a through ball. The Energy made it 2-0 in the 28th minute when Peabo Doue, who spent 2013 with Phoenix FC, headed a long ball down for Shiffman, a rookie out of VCU, to slam home OKC’s second goal.

Also on Saturday ...

Canadian Kyle Porter
, called down for the weekend, had two goals, and Jamaican international Michael Seaton, in his second season with the Kickers, had the third as Richmond opened its USL PRO home campaign with a 3-1 win over Pittsburgh. Defending champion Orlando City also picked up its first win of the season by the same score over Rochester.

USL PRO RESULTS, Week 3:
Friday, April 4
Charlotte 0 Dayton 1
Saturday, April 5
Richmond 3 Pittsburgh 1
Orlando City 3 Rochester 1
Wilmington 0 Harrisburg 0
Orange County  OKC Energy FC 2

USL PRO, Standings:
PTS TEAM W-L-T GF/GA
5 Orlando City 1-0-2 5/3
4 LA Galaxy II 1-0-1 4/1
4 Richmond 1-0-1 5/3
3 OKC Energy 1-0-0 2/0
3 Dayton 1-1-0 1/3
2 Charleston 0-0-2 3/3
1 Pittsburgh 0-1-1 2/4
1 Sacramento 0-0-1 1/1
1 Wilmington 0-0-1 0/0
1 Harrisburg 0-0-1 0/0
0 Orange County 0-2-0 1/5
0 Rochester 0-1-0 1/3
0 Charlotte 0-1-0 0/1
0 Arizona Utd. 0-0-0 0/0

USL PRO SCHEDULE, Week 4:
Monday, April 7
2:00 p.m. ET
Chivas USA Reserves vs. Sacramento
10:30 p.m. ET
LA Galaxy II vs. OKC Energy FC
Friday, April 11
7:00 p.m. ET
Dayton vs. Rochester
Saturday, April 12
7:00 p.m. ET
C
harlotte vs. Richmond
Pittsburgh vs. Wilmington
7:30 p.m. ET
Orlando City vs. Charleston
10:00 p.m. ET
Orange County vs. Sacramento
10:10 p.m. ET
Arizona United vs. OKC Energy FC
Sunday, April 13
6:00 p.m. ET
LA Galaxy II vs. Sacramento
Streaming: USL PRO YouTube | NSCAATV


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