Blues Advance in Playoffs

Asheville City Soccer ACSC Blues Asheville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (July 11, 2018) – The Asheville City men’s team captured a first-round National Premier Soccer League (NPSL) playoff victory on Tuesday when they defeated Interstate Nashville F.C., 3-1, in Nashville. The two teams are members of the league’s Southeast Conference Division. The loss ended Nashville’s season at 6-6-2.

The Blues’ Jamie Smith, Elma N’For, and Nathan Watt each registered a score, and the team led 2-0 going into the halftime break.

The Blues next face the Atlanta Silverbacks (7-4-3) on Thursday at Blessed Trinity Catholic High School in Roswell, Georgia. Kickoff for the Southeast Conference semifinal match is scheduled for 7:30 p.m.  (photo  – Tom Flynn)