2010 United Soccer Leagues

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The 2010 season is the 24th season played by the United Soccer Leagues. Season titles will be contested by 6 professional men's clubs in the USL Second Division, 29 professional and amateur women's clubs in the W-League, and 68 professional and amateur men's teams in the USL Premier Development League.

The remaining USL First Division teams that did not break away to form the North American Soccer League, as well as the NASL teams, will play in the D2 Pro League this year.

The Second Division season started on April 17 with 3 games: Charleston Battery at Charlotte Eagles, Richmond Kickers hosting Harrisburg City Islanders, and Pittsburgh Riverhounds at Real Maryland Monarchs. The season closed on August 14 with Pittsburgh at Harrisburg, Real Maryland at Richmond, and Charleston hosting Charlotte.

First Division[edit]

See: USSF Division 2 Professional League

Second Division[edit]

USL Second Division
Season 2010
Champions TBD
Goals scored 147
Average goals/game 2.45
Top goalscorer Lamar Neagle (12)
Longest winning run Charleston (5)
Longest unbeaten run Charleston (7)
Longest losing run Harrisburg/Real Maryland (4)
2009
2011

Regular season[edit]

Changes from 2009[edit]

Standings[edit]

USL Second Division
Pos Club GP W L D GF GA GD Pts
1 Charleston Battery 20 11 4 5 35 25 +10 38
2 Richmond Kickers 20 9 5 6 25 20 +5 33
3 Pittsburgh Riverhounds 20 7 5 8 27 20 +7 29
4 Charlotte Eagles 20 5 8 7 23 30 −7 22
5 Harrisburg City Islanders 20 4 9 7 21 30 −9 19
6 Real Maryland Monarchs 20 3 8 9 16 22 −6 18
Last updated on August 15, 2010 based on the results at the official USL-2 standings table
Blue Regular season champion
Green Playoff spot clinched

Results[edit]

Abbreviation and Color Key:
Charleston Battery – CHS • Charlotte Eagles – CHA • Harrisburg City Islanders – HAR
Pittsburgh Riverhounds – PIT • Real Maryland Monarchs – RMM • Richmond Kickers – RIC
Win  • Loss  • Tie  • Home
Club Match
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20
Charleston Battery CHA PIT RMM CHA HAR PIT PIT HAR RMM HAR RIC RIC RIC RIC RMM HAR RMM CHA PIT CHA
3–2 0–0 1–0 2–1 3–1 2–1 4–3 1–2 2–2 1–1 1–3 4–1 0–2 1–0 1–0 3–2 0–0 2–2 1–2 3–0
Charlotte Eagles CHS RIC CHS HAR PIT RIC RMM HAR HAR RMM PIT RIC PIT HAR RIC RMM PIT CHS RMM CHS
2–3 1–0 1–2 2–0 2–1 1–3 0–0 0–0 2–1 0–2 1–3 1–1 2–1 1–2 1–1 1–1 1–2 2–2 2–2 0–3
Harrisburg City Islanders RIC RMM CHA CHS RMM CHS CHA CHS CHA PIT RIC CHA RMM RMM PIT CHS RIC PIT RIC PIT
2–2 0–2 0–2 1–3 2–3 2–1 0–0 1–1 1–2 1–1 0–1 2–1 1–0 3–2 1–1 2–3 0–2 1–1 0–1 1–1
Pittsburgh Riverhounds RMM CHS RIC CHS CHA CHS RIC RMM HAR CHA RMM CHA RIC HAR CHA RIC RMM HAR CHS HAR
0–0 0–0 1–1 1–2 1–2 3–4 3–1 0–0 1–1 3–1 2–0 1–2 2–0 1–1 2–1 0–1 2–0 1–1 2–1 1–1
Real Maryland Monarchs PIT HAR CHS RIC RIC HAR RIC CHA CHS PIT CHA PIT HAR HAR CHS CHA CHS PIT CHA RIC
0–0 2–0 0–1 0–1 1–1 3–2 0–2 0–0 2–2 0–0 2–0 0–2 0–1 2–3 0–1 1–1 0–0 0–2 2–2 1–1
Richmond Kickers HAR CHA RMM PIT RMM RMM CHA PIT CHS CHS HAR CHA CHS CHS CHA PIT PIT HAR HAR RMM
2–2 0–1 1–0 1–1 1–1 2–0 3–1 1–3 3–1 1–4 1–0 1–1 2–0 0–1 1–1 0–2 1–0 2–0 1–0 1–1

Playoffs[edit]

  USL-2 Semifinal     USL-2 Championship
                 
    1  South Carolina Charleston Battery 2
  2  Virginia Richmond Kickers 2     2  Virginia Richmond Kickers 1
  3  PennsylvaniaPittsburgh Riverhounds 0  

Semifinal[edit]

August 21, 2010
5:00 PM EDT
Pennsylvania Pittsburgh Riverhounds 0 - 2 Virginia Richmond Kickers
Kouadio Booked 90' (Report) Delicâte Goal 35'
Foglesong Goal 50'
Kabwe Booked 65'
Burke Booked 90'
University of Richmond Stadium
Richmond, VA
Attendance: 2,276
Referee: Mark Gorak (USA)

Final[edit]

August 28, 2010
6:00 PM EDT
Virginia Richmond Kickers 1 – 2 South Carolina Charleston Battery
Elcock Goal 73'
Burke Booked 83'
Yomby Booked 83'
Report Falvey Red card 30'
Neagle Goal 26'
Fuller Goal 52'
Woodbine Booked 79'
Neagle Booked 83'
Blackbaud Stadium
Charleston, SC
Attendance: 4,523
Referee: Jose Carlos Rivero (USA)

Premier Development League[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]