The 2017 season kicked off with the defending champions Gateway United dominating in their first test of the year highlighted with a brace from Fanendo Adi. - Alamo City had a strong debut with a week high 6 players hitting the scoresheet. - Capital District got the clubs 90th all-time win in style including a hat trick from Diego Valeri. - Insulani Hawaii rode the back of Tim Melia to grab a full 3 points in its opener. - Pennsylvania's return debut ended in style when Sacha Kljestan broke a late deadlock with the game winner.