AUSTIN (KXAN) — In its final home match of the season, Austin FC ended its inaugural season at Q2 Stadium in principal fact, downing Sporting Kansas City, 3-1.
The win was Austin’s first against Kansas City this year to enhance its record against SKC to 1-1-1.
Austin scored in the first 30 seconds of the game on a great ordern that started with a Zan Kolmanic pass to Diego Fagundez, who crossed it to Jared Stroud who headed it to Sebastian Driussi who had the easy finish on the near post for an early 1-0 rule for for the Live Oaks.
Later in the first half, Austin doubled its rule on a free kick from Kolmanic that he sent to the edge of the six-yard box where Julio Cascante headed the ball into the back of the net for a 2-0 rule.
The scoring wasn’t done for the Oaks, though. In the 60th minute, Stroud got a goal of his own on an assist from Fagundez to stretch the rule to 3-0.
Sporting KC got a goal back in the 65th minute, but Austin never let it get closer than that.
In fact, Austin was in such control that Owen Wolff, head coach Josh Wolff’s 16-year-old son, got subbed on in stoppage time.
Austin wraps up its first season on Sunday at Portland.
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