San Francisco Locks up Playoff Berth By Pat McCarty — August 28, 2016 The Miami Surge and San Francisco Fire both entered their Saturday evening match with a 1-1 record. Because the LA Reign finished 0-3 and the Phoenix Rise clinched a playoff berth at 3-0 after their match played earlier in the day, the second playoffs spot would go to the team victorious in this final regular-season showdown.
Boston Iron Put on Show Against Baltimore Anthem By Brittany Ghiroli — August 27, 2016 With their back against the wall, the Boston Iron showed exactly what they were made of Friday night. The Iron dominated every aspect of their matchup against the Baltimore Anthem, taking a 22-10 win in the Amazon format to keep their National Pro GRID League playoff hopes alive. In a Week 3 win-or-go-home matchup for both clubs, Josh Plosker’s Iron team (1-2) won 10 of 11 races to captured its first win of the season.
DC Continues Domination By Pat McCarty — August 27, 2016 Everything was on the line for the New York Rhinos, as they faced a DC Brawlers squad that had already clinched a playoff berth. Earlier in the evening, the Boston Iron had beaten the Baltimore Anthem, sending the Anthem home for the season but by no means guaranteeing a postseason spot for the Iron. For that, a few more elements needed to fall into place for Boston to advance to the Eastern Conference Final. One of those elements would have to be that DC beat New York. NPGL.com for more.
Phoenix Rise Breeze Past LA Into Playoffs By Brittany Ghiroli — August 28, 2016 The Phoenix Rise, runner up a year ago, are on a clear mission to win the the National Pro GRID League’s Pinnacle Trophy. In that regard, Saturday’s match was just a tune-up, albeit an impressive one. Phoenix, which had already clinched a playoff spot, won 10 of 11 races to coast to a 22-7 victory over the Los Angeles Reign. For more visit NPGL.com #npgl