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The 2010 season is the 24th season played by the United Soccer Leagues. Season titles will be contested by 6 professional men's clubs in the USL Second Division, 29 professional and amateur women's clubs in the W-League, and 68 professional and amateur men's teams in the USL Premier Development League.

The remaining USL First Division teams that did not break away to form the North American Soccer League, as well as the NASL teams, will play in the D2 Pro League this year.

The Second Division season started on April 17 with 3 games: Charleston Battery at Charlotte Eagles, Richmond Kickers hosting Harrisburg City Islanders, and Pittsburgh Riverhounds at Real Maryland Monarchs. The season closed on August 14 with Pittsburgh at Harrisburg, Real Maryland at Richmond, and Charleston hosting Charlotte.

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First DivisionEdit

Second DivisionEdit

USL Second Division
Season2010
ChampionsCharleston Battery
Matches played60
Goals scored147 (2.45 per match)
Top goalscorerLamar Neagle (12)
Longest winning runCharleston (5)
Longest unbeaten runCharleston (7)
Longest losing runHarrisburg/Real Maryland (4)
2009
2011

Regular seasonEdit

Changes from 2009Edit

StandingsEdit

USL Second Division
Pos Club GP W L D GF GA GD Pts
1 Charleston Battery 20 11 4 5 35 25 +10 38
2 Richmond Kickers 20 9 5 6 25 20 +5 33
3 Pittsburgh Riverhounds 20 7 5 8 27 20 +7 29
4 Charlotte Eagles 20 5 8 7 23 30 −7 22
5 Harrisburg City Islanders 20 4 9 7 21 30 −9 19
6 Real Maryland Monarchs 20 3 8 9 16 22 −6 18
Last updated on August 15, 2010 based on the results at the official USL-2 standings table
Blue Regular season champion
Green Playoff spot clinched

ResultsEdit

Abbreviation and Color Key:
Charleston Battery – CHS • Charlotte Eagles – CHA • Harrisburg City Islanders – HAR
Pittsburgh Riverhounds – PIT • Real Maryland Monarchs – RMM • Richmond Kickers – RIC
Home  • Away  • Win  • Loss  • Draw
Club Match
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20
Charleston Battery CHA PIT RMM CHA HAR PIT PIT HAR RMM HAR RIC RIC RIC RIC RMM HAR RMM CHA PIT CHA
3–2 0–0 1–0 2–1 3–1 2–1 4–3 1–2 2–2 1–1 1–3 4–1 0–2 1–0 1–0 3–2 0–0 2–2 1–2 3–0
Charlotte Eagles CHS RIC CHS HAR PIT RIC RMM HAR HAR RMM PIT RIC PIT HAR RIC RMM PIT CHS RMM CHS
2–3 1–0 1–2 2–0 2–1 1–3 0–0 0–0 2–1 0–2 1–3 1–1 2–1 1–2 1–1 1–1 1–2 2–2 2–2 0–3
Harrisburg City Islanders RIC RMM CHA CHS RMM CHS CHA CHS CHA PIT RIC CHA RMM RMM PIT CHS RIC PIT RIC PIT
2–2 0–2 0–2 1–3 2–3 2–1 0–0 1–1 1–2 1–1 0–1 2–1 1–0 3–2 1–1 2–3 0–2 1–1 0–1 1–1
Pittsburgh Riverhounds RMM CHS RIC CHS CHA CHS RIC RMM HAR CHA RMM CHA RIC HAR CHA RIC RMM HAR CHS HAR
0–0 0–0 1–1 1–2 1–2 3–4 3–1 0–0 1–1 3–1 2–0 1–2 2–0 1–1 2–1 0–1 2–0 1–1 2–1 1–1
Real Maryland Monarchs PIT HAR CHS RIC RIC HAR RIC CHA CHS PIT CHA PIT HAR HAR CHS CHA CHS PIT CHA RIC
0–0 2–0 0–1 0–1 1–1 3–2 0–2 0–0 2–2 0–0 2–0 0–2 0–1 2–3 0–1 1–1 0–0 0–2 2–2 1–1
Richmond Kickers HAR CHA RMM PIT RMM RMM CHA PIT CHS CHS HAR CHA CHS CHS CHA PIT PIT HAR HAR RMM
2–2 0–1 1–0 1–1 1–1 2–0 3–1 1–3 3–1 1–4 1–0 1–1 2–0 0–1 1–1 0–2 1–0 2–0 1–0 1–1

PlayoffsEdit

  USL-2 Semifinal     USL-2 Championship
                 
    1 Charleston Battery 2
  2 Richmond Kickers 2     2 Richmond Kickers 1
  3 Pittsburgh Riverhounds 0  

SemifinalEdit

Richmond Kickers2 – 0Pittsburgh Riverhounds
Delicâte   35'
Foglesong   50'
Kabwe   65'
Burke   90'
Report Kouadio   90'
Attendance: 2,276
Referee: Mark Gorak (USA)

ChampionshipEdit

Charleston Battery2 – 1Richmond Kickers
Falvey   30'
Neagle   26'   83'
Fuller   52'
Woodbine   79'
Report Elcock   73'
Burke   83'
Yomby   83'
Attendance: 4,523
Referee: Jose Carlos Rivero (USA)

Premier Development LeagueEdit

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit