Yinz & Christos FC in the Rowland Final
MMSL & WPL Champs Square Off
Morton has one last round to determine its semifinals.
It will be a Champion Cup final as the top sides of the Maryland Major Soccer League and the Washington Premier League will meet to determine Maryland’s open title. Christos FC swept its group with a 4:1 drubbing of Washington Elite FC. In the other group match, it was a 2:2 draw between NLS Graduates and the Aegean Hawks FC. WPL champion Yinz United defeated Izee Auto Body FC 3:1 to finish Group B undefeated. Finito FC ended the tournament with a 5:2 win over Charm City FC. The Rowland Cup is Maryland’s oldest competition dating back to 1914. Sunday’s winner will earn a place in the USASA Region I qualifier of the Werner Fricker Cup that Christos won last summer. Come out to Blandair Park, 11:00 for the title match.
The Morton Cup plays Match Day 1 that was postponed because of snow last month. Academy FC finished with a perfect record in their 4:1 victory over Spartan FC top top Group A. They are the only team to ensure a semifinal spot and will have a bye next Sunday. Colombia FC picked up their first points in the standings after edging defending champion Brothers United FC 2:1. Those two along with Catonsville FC Orange are battling for second place and the other semifinal position. Group B is wide open among four clubs with Coachem in the driver’s seat at 7 points. They drew against Capital Rovers in a wild 4:4 result. The other group match saw Das Bier Haus and DC Flames in a 3:3 shootout. The final round of group play will take place Sunday at Blandair Park..
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