STATESBORO, Ga. (WSAV) – Tormenta FC’s women’s team clinches a spot in the playoffs in their inaugural season.

Tormenta won in dominating fashion Sunday evening as they played with heavy hearts. The team learned about the passing of their USL 2 teammates (men’s league) David Carter Payne.

Tormenta FC’s owner, Darin Van Tassell, said they would play Sunday’s game for Payne. The women delivered with an 8-0 win, and will head into the playoffs on fire.