Month: August 2016

Preview: Game 25 at Swope Park Rangers

All images: Steve Aibel, LittleOrcaSports.com / Pitch Black News A bittersweet victory in St Louis saw SA goalkeeper Matt Cardone earn USL Player of the Week honors for his clean sheet. Unfortunately, arguing a somewhat […]

Recap: Lone Castillo Blast Enough to See Off Sounders 2

Image: Steve Aibel, LittleOrcaSports.com / Pitch Black News San Antonio FC defeated Seattle Sounders FC 2 with a lone goal Saturday night at Toyota Field. It was the first meeting between the two teams in […]

Preview: Game 23 vs. Seattle Sounders 2 FC

All images: Steve Aibel, LittleOrcaSports.com / Pitch Black News The only breaks San Antonio FC seem to be able to catch this year are those to their players’ bodies. The unlucky streak of injuries continues as captain […]

Next Man Up, Part II

All Images unless otherwise noted: Steve Aibel, LittleOrcaSports.com / Pitch Black News Update: After this article was posted, Josh Ford (broken scapula) and Stephen McCarthy (broken elbow) were both announced as being out for the remainder […]

Recap: Playoff Push, Injury Woes Continue in 3-2 Win over Arizona United

Image: Steve Aibel, LittleOrcaSports.com / Pitch Black News San Antonio FC downed Arizona United SC 3-2 Wednesday night at Toyota Field. This was the second meeting between the two after they met for the first […]

Preview: Game 22 vs. Arizona United SC

All images: Steve Aibel, LittleOrcaSports.com / Pitch Black News A tough break no-call for San Antonio FC was the difference in their first matchup against Arizona United last Saturday. The Texas club was downed when Arizona’s Tyler […]

Recap: Close Offside Decisions Thwart SAFC in 1-0 Loss to Arizona United SC

Image: San Antonio FC San Antonio FC fell to Arizona United SC 1-0 on Saturday night at Peoria Sports Complex in the first ever meeting between the two clubs. Coming into the match, SAFC and […]

Preview: Game 21 at Arizona United SC

All images: Steve Aibel, LittleOrcaSports.com / Pitch Black News Another week, another bad call that costs San Antonio FC points. The Texas club will have to rebound mentally as they again go on the road, this time […]

Slew of Mid- and Lower-Table Competitors Awaits SAFC

Image: Steve Aibel, LittleOrcaSports.com / Pitch Black News It doesn’t matter how good of a run San Antonio FC were on or how good the teams they got results against were; a stretch of six-pointers […]

Recap: Late Penalty Forces SAFC to Share Points with Sacramento Republic FC

Image: San Antonio FC San Antonio FC drew 1-1 away to Sacramento Republic FC at Bonney Field on Saturday night. This was the first ever meeting between the two clubs and the only one in […]