Mutiny downs Dynamos, vaults into first-place tie

mbmutiny-pushThe Myrtle Beach Mutiny defeated the Carolina Dynamos 4-3 on Thursday night to vault themselves into a first-place tie atop the PDL’s South Atlantic Division standings.

Playing on a rain-soaked pitch at the North Myrtle Beach Park & Sports Complex, the Mutiny built a 4-1 lead before letting off the gas a bit early against the pesky Dynamos.

The Mutiny got on the board first with a DeJuan Jones goal at the 12-minute mark, and Ben Strong found the back of the net 4 minutes later for an early 2-0 lead.

The Dynamo cut the deficit in half at the 18-minute mark, but it wasn’t enough to keep pace with the Mutiny. Nicholas Kalakoutis’ goal made it a 3-1 halftime advantage, and Toby Uzo capped Myrtle Beach’s scoring early in the second half.

The victory helps the Mutiny improve to 6-1-2, tied with the Charlotte Eagles for first place in the division. Myrtle Beach welcomes Charlotte on Tuesday with sole possession of first on the line.

Photo courtesy of MB Mutiny

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