Thursday, September 17, 2015

D.C. Ultimate Teams Sweep Regional Titles

Congratulations to Washington, D.C. club ultimate teams Truck Stop, Ambiguous Grey, and Scandal for winning their divisions at the Mid-Atlantic Regional Tournament over September 12-13.

Truck Stop posted a (9-10) record during the regular season and entered as the #1 seed in the Men's Division. Truck won their first 3 games on Saturday, and then beat the #3-seed Pittsburgh Temper by the score of 11-8. The 4 consecutive wins is Truck's longest winning streak of the season.

Ambiguous Grey entered the Mixed Division tournament as the 4-seed and went (3-0) during Saturday's pool play.  In Sunday's semifinals, AG upset AMP (the  #1 seed) and went on to win the finals 13-7 over Love Bomb from Ben Avon, Pennsylvania. Since August 2nd, AG has won 14 consecutive games.

Scandal posted a record of (10-9) during the regular season was the top-seed in the Women's Division tournament. Outscoring their opponents 39-10 during Saturday's pool play, Scandal went (3-0). Scandal continued their domination with a 9-point quarters win and a 13-point semifinals. The division finals was Scandal's closest game where they beat Philadelphia Green Means Go, 12-8.

By winning the Mid-Atlantic region, all three teams earn a bid to USA Ultimate's National Championships in October 2015.

[DC flag image of AG logo updated by SLUDGE]

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