Mutiny wins home opener, improves to 4-0 on season

mbmutiny-2015The Myrtle Beach Mutiny are off to the best start in team history following a 2-1 victory over FC Carolina Discovery in Wednesday night’s home opener.

The Mutiny improved to 4-0 on the season after winning three road games to start the campaign. They proved they also know how to win at home by defending their turf at Ashley Booth Stadium.

Former Myrtle Beach High standout and rising senior at South Carolina put the Mutiny on the board first with a goal in the 31st minute of action. Teammate Juul Askel added another 10 minutes later as Myrtle Beach carried a 2-0 lead into halftime.

The Discovery cut the deficit in half with a second half goal but couldn’t score the equalizer down the stretch. The Mutiny has allowed only three goals in their last three games after giving up the same number in the season opener against the Discovery.

The first -place Mutiny hits the road for two more away matches, beginning Saturday at the Upward Stars. They return home June 20 to start a streak of four straight home games.

Photo by Paul Morin, MB Mutiny

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