FFC CCL Pro23 WOMEN PICK UP FIRST WIN, MEN FALL IN HOME OPENER TO ROANOKE STAR(6/16/18) - The Fredericksburg FC women got goals from Player of the Match Katherine Healey, as well as Kennedy Culbreath and Kylie Reid to pick up their first win of the season, 3-0, over visiting Roanoke Star FC at FFC Park on Saturday evening. The women, captained by Stephanie Hendrie and Kaitlyn Butcher, controlled large portions of the match and received an outstanding effort from its back four en route to improving to 1-2-0 on the season. The men's side also held an advantage in possession, but were unable to take full advantage, falling to Roanoke Star 2-1 in the opener of the CCL Pro23 doubleheader. Jeremy Hokenson netted FFC's lone goal in a loss that moved them to 1-1-1 on the season.
Both teams return to action next Saturday, June 23, when they host VA Rush at FFC Park. The men's game is scheduled to kick off at 4 p.m., with the women to follow at 6 p.m.
FFC CCL Pro23 MEN’S TEAM NOTCHES FIRST WIN, SHORTHANDED WOMEN FALL
(Updated 6/10/18) - The FFC CCL Pro23 Men's team got its first win of the season on Saturday afternoon, defeating VA Legacy 5-0 at the Warhill Soccer Complex in Williamsburg, Va.
Goals were scored by Tishan Hanley (2), Silvio Xavier, Paulo Alves and Gabriel Soriano.
The men (1-0-1, 4 pts) are scheduled to return to action next Saturday, June 16, versus Roanoke Stars. Site and time for the FFC home game is yet to be announced. Click Here to check the men's and women's schedule.
Missing several members of its team due to high school graduations other event, the FFC women's team dressed just 12 players in a tough 5-0 setback to the Richmond Strikers. The Strikers collegiately filled roster was too much for FFC (0-2-0) to overcome on this day as the visits started five players from its 2003 (U15) program.
The women will also open their home schedule next Saturday against the Roanoke Stars at a TBD time and site. Click Here to check the men's and women's schedule.
FFC MEN BEGIN SEASON WITH DRAW, WOMEN FALL TO FC RICHMOND
(6/3/18) - The FFC men opened the the season with a 2-2 tie against FC Richmond at James River High School in Chesterfield, Va.
The women's also opened the season the same day, but dropped a tough 3-1 decision to FC Richmond.