Tampa Bay Hellenic

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Tampa Bay Hellenic
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Full name Tampa Bay Hellenic
Nickname(s) Hellenic
Founded 2008
Ground Ed Radice Sports Complex
Ground Capacity ????
Chairman United States Amanda Miller
Manager United States George Fotopoulos
League Women's Premier Soccer League
2012 1st, South - Sunshine

Tampa Bay Hellenic are an American women's soccer team based in Tampa, Florida. They played in the W-League and currently in the Women's Premier Soccer League (WPSL) for five years, from 2008 to 2012, when they merged with another club, VSI Tampa Bay FC. However, Hellenic began play again in 2014. The team plays its home games at the Ed Radice Sports Complex in Tampa. Their colors are white, red and black.

History[edit]

The team was founded in 2008, and initially played in Atlantic Division of the United Soccer Leagues W-League at the second tier of women's soccer in the United States and Canada. They played in the W-League for three seasons, from 2008-2010, and moved to the Women's Premier Soccer League (WPSL) the following season.[1][2] After the 2012 season, Hellenic merged with another local women's team, VSI Tampa Bay FC, of the W-League.[3] When the VSI organization folded at the end of 2013, Tampa Bay Hellenic returned to the WPSL. In 2014, the club won the WPSL's Sunshine Division title for the third time.[4]

Year-by-year[edit]

Year Division League Reg. Season Playoffs
2008 2 USL W-League 3rd, Eastern - Atlantic Did not qualify
2009 2 USL W-League 2nd, Eastern - Atlantic Eastern Semifinal
2010 2 USL W-League 3rd, Eastern - Atlantic Did not qualify
2011 2 WPSL 1st, South - Sunshine WPSL Semifinal
2012 2 WPSL 1st, South - Sunshine Sunshine playoffs cancelled
2014 2 WPSL 1st, South - Sunshine South Semifinal

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