The Ocean City Nor’easters were selected to host the 2013 USL PDL Eastern Conference playoffs in Ocean City, NJ. The four teams are Ocean City Nor’easters (hosting) Ottawa Fury, Reading United and Carolina Dynamo. Apart from Reading United who finished 3rd in the Mid-Atlantic Division, qualifying after beating 2nd place Baltimore Bohemians in a play in game, all the teams won their division.
The Nor’easters have been fantastic at home this season with a PDL record of 7-1-0 as well as two US Open Cup wins against New York Red Bulls U23’s and Pittsburgh Riverhounds. Thanks to their first place in the Mid-Atlantic Division the Nor’easters will be back in US Open Cup action in 2014.
Saturday July 27th
Semi-Final #1 - Ottawa Fury vs Reading United - 2pm kick off - Tennessee Avenue Complex
Semi-Final #2 - Ocean City Nor’easters vs Carolina Dynamo - 5pm kick off - Tennessee Avenue Complex
Saturday July 28th
Final - Semi Final #1 Winner v Semi Final #2 Winner - 7pm kick off - Carey Stadium
Tickets: $10 Adult, $7 Youth, $25 Family Ticket (2 adults, 2 kids)
Saturdays games (semi-finals) will be held at 2pm and 5pm at our Tennessee Avenue Complex, between 22nd and 23rd Street, off Bay Avenue - click here for map
Sundays game (final) will be held at Carey Stadium, 7pm kick off - click here for map
Nor'easters President Giancarlo Granese is proud to be hosting the Eastern Conference playoffs, "It is a huge task to host these great clubs at this great event and we hope that we can get a lot of supporters to come out and watch the games. It will be tense and exciting and of course we hope to see the Nor'easters go all the way."
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