OLYMPIA, WA – It was another long weekend for Oly Town as both the women’s NWPL and men’s USL2 teams traveled to Oregon. NWPL faced off again Capital FC Athletica while USL2 played Lane United in Eugene. The men’s EPLWA team traveled up north to play the Everett Jets.
In Oly Town’s NWPL match, it wasn’t until 10′ into the second 45’ that Capital FC scored on an Oly Town mishap and went up 1-0.
The entire first half was a head-to-head battle, Delaney Smith had an outstanding defensive game earning her the Van Dorm Realty Player of the Game. While the game was an even match throughout, Oly Town was unable to recover a goal and ended the game down 1-0.
In Eugene, the Men’s USL2 team went down early 1-0 against Lane United. In the 24′, Lane United received a PK, but goalkeeper Sawyer Price made an outstanding save keeping it a single goal game.
Lane United got one more in before the half and were able to keep the 2-0 lead throughout the remaining 45′. Oly Town will look for their first win of the season this Sunday when they play Ballard FC on their home turf at Black Hills High School.
The Men’s EPLWA played at Frank Goddard Memorial Stadium and battled hard but were ultimately overruled by the Everett Jets. In the first half, Everett got on the board first and went up 2-0.
By the second half, Everett was up 5-0 which ended the game. Oly Town dropped to 1-2-2.
Catch Oly Town EPLWA Wednesday, June 8th at 7PM at Black Hills High School. NWPL Saturday, June 11 at 4PM at Black Hills High School. And USL2 Sunday, June 12th at 2PM at Black Hills High School.
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