Huddersfield beat Milton Keynes Dons 2-0 in the opening game of their promotion playoff in English soccer’s League One.
Jordan Rhodes scored in the first half and Jack Hunt added a goal with 17 minutes remaining to give Huddersfield the away win. The Terriers will host the return match May 15.
The winner after two games plays Stevenage or Sheffield United in the May 26 final for a place in the second-tier Championship. Sheffield United hosts the second game of its semifinal May 14 following last night’s 0-0 draw.