Pontius scores twice, United snap home skid
Saturday, August 13, 2011
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Chris Pontius scored twice, and D.C. United snapped a seven-game home winless streak with a 4-0 victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday night.
Andy Najar and Stephen King also scored for United, and Joe Willis made six saves for a shutout in his debut.
United (7-6-9) was 0-2-5 at RFK Stadium since beating Seattle 2-1 on May 4.
The Whitecaps (3-12-9) sank to 0-9-4 on the road in their inaugural season.