Phoenix Rising FC tops Locomotive FC 2-0

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Phoenix Rising FC scored goals in the 7th and 77th minutes to upend El Paso Locomotive FC 2-0 on Saturday night at Southwest University Park.

Locomotive FC gave up the first goal after keeper Logan Ketterer fell down in the 18-yard box and Junior Flemmings scored an easy goal to take the lead. Phoenix got its second goal thanks to Ben Spencer late in the second half.

El Paso had multiple chances throughout the match to tie things up, but were unable to find an equalizer, despite having possession for much of the first half.

Locomotive FC will hit the road to play Austin next week. 

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