USL First Division Semifinal Results

The Seattle Sounders and Atlanta Silverbacks needed penalty kicks to win their USL First Division semifinal series and move into Saturday's championship game in Seattle (TV: Fox Soccer Channel, live, 10 pm ET). The Sounders, the 2007 regular-season champions, have won three USL-1 titles. Before this season, Atlanta had never won a postseason game in its eight years of existence.

Sept. 21
Atlanta 1 (Ukah 43) Portland 1 (Jordan 49).
Puerto Rico 1 (Villegas 39) Seattle 2 (Alcaraz-Cuellar 24, Treschuk 69)

Sept. 23
Atlanta 0 Portland 0.
(Aggregate: 1-1; Atlanta wins 3-1 on penalties.)
Seattle 1 (Howes 101) Puerto Rico 1 (A. Delgado 80, Herrera 117).
(Aggregate: 3-3; Seattle wins 4-2 on penalties.)

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