SALT LAKE CITY -- The Maryland Bays stayed unbeaten this year and extended their two-year winning streak to 16 with a come-from-behind 4-1 victory over the Salt Lake Sting last night before 2,366 at Derks Field.
The Bays (8-0) scored four second-half goals.
"I thought Salt Lake outplayed us in the first half in every phase of the game," said Maryland coach Gary Hindley. "But we got some things straightened out in the second half. We needed to get the ball forward better. Then we had some talented people hitting those free kicks."
The game might be the last for the Sting, who began the season without an owner.
Several prospective buyers have come and gone, leaving the Sting players in a state of flux. The league gave the club until Wednesday to come up with a buyer or fold. But on Wednesday, commissioner William Sage said the league would continue to operate the club through the Maryland game. The Sting has no games until July 10, so league officials are hopeful the franchise will be solidified by then.