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Championship Weekend Recap

By Rowdies Communications, 04/08/19, 8:45AM EDT


ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (April 8, 2019) -- The Tampa Bay Rowdies broke their scoring slump Saturday night, thoroughly dominated the Hartford Athletic to the tune of a 4-0 win.

For a full wrap on the biggest storylines from around the league, click here. Here's a look at how the matches we highlighted last week turned out.

Hartford Athletic - 0
Tampa Bay Rowdies - 4

Sebastian Guenzatti bagged a brace and goals from David Najem and Andrew Tinari completed the score line for a blowout victory. Rowdies goalkeeper John McCarthy made five saves to post his fourth clean sheet in five matches since joining the Rowdies.

Nashville SC - 3
Ottawa Fury - 0

After a long wait for its 2019 home opener, Ottawa suffered a heavy defeat in front of the home crowd. The Fury FC had 65 percent possession but was outshot 16 to 4 by the visitors. Daniel Rios scored a pair and Tucker Hume added another in the road win.

Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC - 1
Louisville City FC - 0 

Pittsburgh grabbed its first win of the season and handed Louisville a second-consecutive home defeat thanks to Neco Brett's 74th minute penalty kick. Louisville managed just one shot on goal in the match.

Saint Louis FC - 2
Atlanta United 2 - 0

Saint Louis FC continued its table-topping pace with a fairly comprehensive road victory in Atlanta. Goals from Sam Fink and Russell Cicerone a 2-0 lead only twenty minutes into the game that was never relinquished. Atlanta managed 21 shots, but only five on target.