ACSC Season Ends in Playoffs

ACSC Atlanta Silverbacks Asheville Blues
ACSC, shown here against Emerald Force, exited the NPSL playoffs on Thursday.

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (July 16, 2018) – The Atlanta Silverbacks ended Asheville City’s 2018 campaign when they defeated the Blues in the second round of the NPSL playoffs on July 12, in Roswell, Georgia.

The Silverbacks dealt ACSC a 2-0 defeat and advanced to the Southeast Conference final. There they defeated Chattanooga FC, 6-5, on penalty kicks following a scoreless regulation to capture the conference crown.

The Blues concluded their 2018 season, their second in the NPSL, with a 5-6-3 mark. (photo – Tom Flynn)