In its first season, Utica City FC has clinched the Eastern Division Regular Season crown with a 7-6 victory over the Orlando Seawolves. This is the first time in MASL history that the title has been taken from the Baltimore Blast.
Utica City will square off against the Baltimore Blast in the Eastern Division playoffs. The first game of the series is scheduled for April 20 at the SECU Arena before Utica returns to the blue turf of the Adirondack Bank Center April 22. Kick-off for the home tilt against Baltimore is at 6:30 p.m.