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Hotspur win league opener
FROM STAFF REPORTS
The Fredericksburg Hotspur opened their Premier Development League soccer season with a 3–2 win against the Northern Virginia Royals at Fairfax High School on Sunday.
Dale Robins-Bailey opened the scoring in the fourth minute for Fredericksburg. Don Smart and Tishan Hanley, who also each had assists, later tallied to give the Hotspur a 3–0 advantage.
Brooke Point graduate Josh West also earned an assist as the Hotspur held off a late charge by the Royals.
Fredericksburg hosts Virginia Beach on Saturday at 5:30 p.m. at the University of Mary Washington. Admission is free.