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The Portland Timbers U23 clinched the Northwest Division title with a 3-0 win against Lane United FC in the Premier Development League Game of the Week on Sunday, headlining results across North America.
The division title is the Timbers U23's first since 2010 – the same year they also won the PDL Championship. The FC Golden State Force (Southwest Division), SIMA Aguilas (Southeast Division), New York Red Bulls U23 (Mid Atlantic Division), Myrtle Beach Mutiny (South Atlantic Division), Michigan Bucks (Great Lakes Division), Thunder Bay Chill (Heartland Division), Seacoast United Phantoms (Northeast Division), OKC Energy U23 (Mid South Division) and FC Tucson (Mountain Division) join the Timbers U23 as 2017 PDL division winners.
The Eastern Conference and Western Conference play-in matches kick off on Tuesday. The Timbers U23 will host Calgary Foothills FC at 7 p.m. PT, Seacoast United Phantoms will host Reading United AC at 7 p.m. ET and the New York Red Bulls U23 will also kick off against the Long Island Rough Riders at 7 p.m. ET.