After winning the Metropolitan Conference during its inaugural season in the WPSL, SUSA FC is heading to Maryland to take part in the league’s East Region playoffs.
On Saturday in an East Region semi-final, SUSA will meet Torch FC of Pennsylvania at Stone Ridge School in Bethesda, Md. Kick off is 5:30 p.m. The other semi-final that same day at Stone Ridge School will feature the Cleveland Ambassadors vs. Washington Spirit Reserves.
The winners of Saturday’s semi-finals will meet on Sunday for the East Regional Championship also at Stone Ridge School. Game time is 3 p.m.
SUSA has enjoyed a strong first season in the WPSL finishing the regular season with 7-1-0 record. The team opened the season with four consecutive wins, including a 3-2 win over second-place New York Athletic Club (6-2-0). The only blemish on SUSA’s record was a 1-0 loss to New York Athletic Club.
Through the eight-game regular season, SUSA outscored its opponents 28-7 with four clean sheets.