D1A: (9) Oklahoma Beats Out (8) Nashville, 224-120

D1A: (9) Oklahoma Beats Out (8) Nashville, 224-120 Photo: ShutHerUp.

ASHEVILLE, NC — In the kickoff matchup of WFTDA’s Asheville playoffs, 8th-seeded tournament vets Nashville went up against 9th-seeded tournament first-timers Oklahoma Victory Dolls. An up-tempo match saw Oklahoma lead from the first jam and never relinquish the lead; they advanced to the quarterfinals against behemoth defending champions Gotham with a convincing 224-120 win.

Preview: Asheville WFTDA Division 1 Playoff

ASHEVILLE, NC — With the 2013 WFTDA Division 1 playoff cycle halfway done and 6 of the 12 available slots of Championships claimed by Denver, Ohio, London, Texas, Philly and Angel City, ten more teams descend on North Carolina this weekend to fight for three more.

SC 5th Place: 7SC No Coast Stuns 4SC Nashville, 152-126

LINCOLN, NE — 64 powerjam points in in the last three jams were enough to give No Coast fifth place in the South Central, and condemn last year’s third-place finishers to sixth place, 152-126.

SC Consolation: 5SC Nashville Rocks 8SC Omaha, 198-126

LINCOLN, NE — The first half of this game was back and forth, but Nashville took the lead late in the opening period and never let go, en route to a 198-126 victory over 8th-seeded Omaha. They’ll defend their fifth-seed slot tomorrow afternoon, with Omaha tackling the loser of the upcoming No Coast / Tallahassee match-up.