Hartford Athletic was back at home for the second time on Friday night. Jimmy Nielsen’s guys hosted Memphis.
The crowd was ready. The new CT pro soccer team is still seaching for the franchise’s first win.
901FC features a couple of former UConn Husky standouts, keeper Scott Levene of Stamford and defender Jacob Hauser Ramsey.
901FC opens the games by scoring in the 25th minute. Hartford levels the score six minutes later.
Raymod Lee gets it right back from Alex Dixon.
Game was all tied at one at the half.
Athletic keeper Jacob Lissek made some outstanding stops in this one.
In the 70th minute, Memphis breaks through again.
Elliot Collier, the header, falling down he kicks it home.
Despite the home field advantage being recognized by the team, Hartford came up short, final schore 2-1 Memphis.
Athletic plays a US Open Cup game Tuesday night against the NY Cosmos at the University of Hartford.
You can watch home games live on MYTV9, the home of Hartford Athletic soccer.
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