In the Heartland, last week Ozark FC (6pts, 6th SEASON COMPLETE) jumped up again and bit someone. This time, it was Little Rock just as FC Wichita beat Demize
and Tulsa Athletic beat Dallas City FC.
This week, the last week of the regular season has FC Wichita (22pts, 1st) hosting Dallas City. Tulsa Athletic (13pts, 4th) hosts Little Rock (16pts, 2nd) and Dallas City (13pts, 3rd) hosts Demize (7pts, 5th) for the last match of the season.
In the Lone Star, Shreveport Rafters had a split week- winning against Tyler FC and losing at Dutch Lions.
Houston Regals also lost at home to Fort Worth Vaqueros.
This week, Tyler (2pts, 6th) is at Midland-Odessa (18pts, 2nd) and hosts Vaqueros. Rafters (10pts, 4th) also host Dutch Lions (20pts, 1st) and Vaqueros (16pts, 3rd) host Regals (8pts, 5th).
In the Southeast, 7 teams are chasing six spots and it will come down to the last day of the regular season to decide Tuesday’s playoff locations. Last week, New Orleans won at the Silverbacks
and at home against Inter Nashville to clinch the west. Memphis City stayed in step with a win at Birmingham as CFC split their week with a big 7-0 over the Georgia Revolution and a 2-1 loss at home against Inter. The point of contention for CFC fans was this goal in the 65th that was reversed. Mad Kemp has the look at the turning point.
Asheville City drew in a water slide of a match with FCCU at ones. Here’s MST3K on the call…
Knoxville Force also won in the week with a win over the Revs. Above and Beyond has the highlights
This week, the East is decided with Knoxville, the Silverbacks, and Asheville City in. The Revs (3pts, 10th) play at the Silverbacks (17pts, 5th) and Asheville City (15pts, 7th) hosts Inter Nashville. If Atlanta wins, they’re the two-seed. If Asheville wins and get some Revs help, they’re the two-seed. Knoxville (23pts, 2nd) awaits the winner. And they’re at Memphis City (16pts, 6th).
In the west, Chattanooga FC (19pts, 3rd) needs a point against FC Carolina United (6pts, 8th) to go in and eliminate Memphis City. Inter Nashville (19pts, 4th) is brought back into the discussion for the 2 and 3-seed with some help. New Orleans Jesters (25pts, 1st) are the top in the west and host Birmingham (5pts, 9th).
In the Sunshine, it’s still Miami United and Fusion as the one and two. Last week, Fusion won twice (27pts, 1st)- 6-0 over Boca Raton. Here’s Sportsmesh’s look…
and 1-0 over Naples. Miami United also beat Naples 3-0. Sportsmesh tv has the highlights again…
Naples, however, did get a 2-2 draw with Beaches
and Kraze brought Jacksonville Armada U23 to the pack with as 4-2 win.
This week is the next to last week in the regular season and starts with Kraze (15pts, 3rd) hosting Boca and Beaches. Boca (6pts, 5th) also has some mid-week action hosting Naples and Beaches (5pts, 6th) Wednesday. The Armada (14pts, 4th) host United (22pts, 2nd) and Naples (4pts, 7th) host Fusion Saturday night.
The Lonestar Conference is off and running with Midland-Odessa and Fort Worth Vaqueros (12 points). Dutch Lions and Houston Regals have 4 points. Shreveport Rafters FC have 3 points and Tyler FC have 2.
Last week, Dutch Lions beat Regals. Here’s the highlights
Vaqueros beat Midland-Odessa 2-1 and Tyler FC lost two matches 3-0- one to Midland and one to Shreveport
In the Southeast, it’s the Atlanta Silverbacks with 15 points in front. Then, the gaggle begins- Inter Nashville have 10. Asheville City and Memphis City have 9 while New Orleans Jesters and Knoxville Force have 8. Chattanooga FC have 6 points. Birmingham have 4 points and FC Carolina United and the Georgia Revolution have 2 each.
Last week, the Silverbacks picked up wins at FCCU and Knoxville. Inter Nashville drew twice with Asheville and New Orleans. Memphis City picked up a win and a draw on Saturday- wrapping up the I-40 Cup over Little Rock in the aggregate and getting full points over Birmingham.
They also beat Asheville City 2-1 for their week. Chattanooga FC and the Revs had a goalless draw. Here’s Above and Beyond’s version
And here’s Mad Kemp’s version
This week, Birmingham hosts New Orleans. FCCU hosts Inter Nashville. The Revs host Asheville City and Knoxville hosts Memphis City. Mid-week gives us Chattanooga FC and the Jewsters.
In the Heartland, FC Wichita have 10 points with Little Rock Rangers at 9. Dallas City FC have 7. Tulsa Athletic have 6, Joplin’s Demize have 4 and Ozark FC have started the season 0-4.
Last week, Demize and Little Rock drew at 1. Dallas City shut out Ozark, 4-0, and FC Wichita beat Tulsa 3-2. This week, Dallas City hosts Demize. Little Rock hosts Tulsa and Ozark hosts Wichita.
Finally, in the Sunshine, it’s still Miami United with 13 points and Miami Fusion with 9. Jacksonville Armada U23 are at 7, Boca Raton and Kraze United have 6 points, Beaches FC have 3 points, and Naples United are 0-4 to start.
Last week, Kraze beat Fusion 3-2 and Miami United drew Jacksonville Armada as the U23 side survived a 16th minute red card.
Sportsmesh tv had the match
This week, Kraze hosts Miami United, Miami Fusion has a home-and-home with Beaches, and teh Armada host Boca Raton FC.