Southie FC (Mass.) 2, Seacoast United Phantoms (PDL) 0
Making their first appearance in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup, Open Division qualifier Southie FC ran out to an early lead thanks to a 12th minute strike from Roy Sandeman. With Southie looking to close out the match on the other side of halftime, the Boston-based side earned a penalty kick, which Sandeman converted in the 60th minute to earn a 2-0 away win. With the victory, Southie FC will pay a visit to the Rochester Rhinos in Second Round action on Wednesday, May 18.
Seacoast United Phantoms (PDL) at Southie FC (Mass., Open Division)
Time/Location: 8 p.m. ET; Harry Della Russo Stadium; Revere, Mass.
Seacoast United Phantoms Previous Appearances: Fifth appearance
Southie FC Previous Appearances: First appearance
- Seacoast United Phantoms qualified via an At-Large berth after finishing the 2015 PDL season with a 9-3-2 record.
- Southie FC qualified via the Open Division with wins against Battery Park Gunners 2-0 on October 17 and Global Premier Soccer Omens 4-0 on November 15.