Category Archives: USSF Division 2

For Seattle’s Parke, perseverance paid off

By JOSE M. ROMERO To hear Jeff Parke tell it, everything he went through to get to today just made him a stronger person. It was all worth it when he looked up into the stands at Qwest Field earlier … Continue reading »

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USSF D2: Islanders take lead on Railhawks, Rhinos jump to USL Pro

By TRAVIS CLARK Advantage, Puerto Rico Islanders. Over the course of 2010, the plucky USSF D2 side has mastered the art of two-legged performances. The trend continued on Sunday, as the Islanders defeated the Carolina Railhawks 2-0 on home soil … Continue reading »

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USSF D2: Pore grabs MVP, Nolly named goalie of the year

Photo by The second day of USSF D2 awards saw Ryan Pore walk away the big winner, as the league's leading goal-scorer was also named the Second Division MVP on Thursday. Pore carried most of Portland's offense throughout the … Continue reading »

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USSF D2: Pore named scoring champ, Janicki best defender

Photo by Two final games are all that remains in the USSF D-2 season, but the first round of postseason awards were doled out Wednesday. To no surprise, Ryan Pore was named the league's top goal scorer, finishing the … Continue reading »

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Timbers look to build after adding first four players

By JOSE M. ROMERO The Portland Timbers have their first four MLS players signed and in the books as the fledgling franchise's original quartet. Timbers technical director Gavin Wilkinson introduced forward Bright Dike, midfield wing Ryan Pore, goalkeeper Steve Cronin … Continue reading »

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USSF D-2 Playoffs: Carolina, Puerto Rico to battle for league title

By JOSE M. ROMERO The next two weekends will decide the winner of the USSF-Division Two title. The second-seeded Carolina Railhawks and eighth-seeded Puerto Rico Islanders emerged from the eight-team playoff rounds as the last two standing, Carolina surviving with … Continue reading »

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