Wednesday, October 01, 2014

Top-Seeded DC Teams Win Regionals

Congratulations are in order for two D.C. club ultimate teams – Scandal and Truck Stop. Both teams went undefeated at the USA Ultimate Mid-Atlantic Regionals tournament as part of the Triple Crown Tour postseason, which was hosted over the September 27-28 weekend in Poolesville, Maryland.

The women's elite team, Scandal, went (7-0) during the weekend, completing the weekend with a convincing 15-9 win (8-4 half) over Green Means Go in the championship game.  Overall, Scandal finished the tourney with a +69 point differential. D.C. Scandal currently is ranked as the #3 women's division team in the Triple Crown Tour.

Truck Stop went into the men's division tournament as the top-seed and won all 4 games in bracket play, including a 15-7 (8-4 half) finals win over Temper. Truck Stop currently ranks #16 in the Triple Crown Tour (men's division).

With Regionals championships, both D.C. ultimate teams now qualify for USA Ultimate's National Championships over October 16-19, in Frisco, Texas.

Congratulations and good luck to Scandal & Truck Stop!

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