Academy teams cruise to playoff opening victories

Day one of the 2017 Academy playoffs finished with two victories for the RSL academy.

The u16's began the day with an impressive 2-0 win over Sacramento Republic.

Sebastian Soto continued his impressive 2017 campaign, scoring both goals and upping his season total to 33.

The u18 squad continued the Academy's banner day with a thorough 4-1 defeat of the Dallas Texans.

Marco Gonalzez found the back of the net twice, as the u18's scored three of their four goals in the first 37 minutes before cruising to victory in the second half. 

Both teams resume playoff action on Saturday.

The u16's face Real Colorado at 12:30 MT, while the u18's face Columbus at 4:30 MT.