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power rankings: NPSL southeast, week 8

The Peach State took the cake this week! All three Georgia-based clubs got wins, and they each improved their standing in so doing. Let’s see where that puts us in terms of the power rankings. the rankings Georgia Revolution, +0 from last week (W 3-1 over Metro). This was a predictable one. The Revs look […]

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power rankings: NPSL southeast, week 7

In a week where Georgia Storm and Appalachian FC had a golden opportunity to make up some ground on first-place Georgia Revolution, their respective weekend performances were a bit underwhelming. With this in mind, the Revs are almost surely headed for a regular-season title. The biggest race to keep an aye on here is the […]

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power rankings: NPSL southeast, week 6

We may not have quite as dominant a frontrunner as we once thought. In a battle of two top-class Georgia sides, power rankings leaders Georgia Revolution weren’t able to fully shake off the challenge of second-place Georgia Storm, only managing a draw at home. Meanwhile, a particularly Squatchy club got their first-ever win, so there’s […]

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power rankings: NPSL southeast, week 5

It’s a fresh new league to cover in power rankings! The NPSL kicked off last month in a new-look Southeast Division, and it figures to be some of the more exciting action in lower-league soccer this summer. The Piedmont Cup, contested between the top three Georgia clubs, is a fan-created competition within the competition to […]

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now featuring: keeping up with the christos

A few years back, they were the darlings of lower-league American soccer and the public representation of our corner of the game on a national scale. Now, Christos FC of Baltimore, MD is a member of two separate (and competing) national leagues and gunning for continued growth. In a Philadelphia Lone Star-esque move, Christos has […]

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power rankings: NPSL and USL2 expansion

Okie dokie, so it feels like it’s time to try and make sense of all the clubs that have been announced in this quasi-4th tier between NPSL and USL League Two. There’s a lot of variety here, and for that reason, it’s hard to know whether to be excited or bored by the crop that’s […]

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Weirdness of the Week

As it turns out, when soccer lunatics like myself don’t have any more soccer in their lives, we become just lunatics. Instead of adding to the lunacy across American soccer Twitter, I decided I’d just report it as a neutral party. Without further ado, here are a few of the most bizarre things I’ve seen […]

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SmallScale Arguments – Ranking ALL the Newbies

This is what happens when you try to make any sort of list with the UPSL. I wanted to do something similar to my USL2 and NPSL expansion lists, ranking each expansion team in said league for the 2020 season and explaining my excitement, or lack thereof (looking at you, Valeo), for their entrance onto […]

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Lower-League Laments

Well, this isn’t exactly a post I enjoy writing, but one that’s interesting and relevant nonetheless. It doesn’t really fit into a category, but then again, neither does SmallWorld as a whole, so it kinda works. We’re going to take a look at some of the biggest explusions from the lower-league soccer community for the […]

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Power Rankings, NPSL Southeast Conference – Way Too Soon Edition

*We’re going to try this again… last time literally half of the teams we put in here didn’t actually end up being in the conference at all, so yeah* *also we are fully aware that this season officially won’t happen now, but we still want to put this out and support the clubs listed* Welcome […]