June 16, 2016 LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP
Round of 16 set
The final 12 teams needed to fill in the 2016 U.S. Open Cup Round of 16 Bracket were decided Wednesday night with the NASL's New York Cosmos and Ft. Lauderdale Strikers the only two non-Division I clubs to join the host of MLS sides that make up the rest of the field for the business end of the competition.
June 1, 2016 LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP
Kitsap Pumas pull off upset, 7 NASL clubs advance
The Third Round of the 2016 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup was highlighted by a surprising "Cupset" as the PDL's Kitsap Pumas earned a 3-1 away win at the USL's Sacramento Republic on Wednesday night. Javier Castro's brace and Mike Ramos' tally were enough to push the PDL side past the perennial USL power and into a Fourth Round date with Seattle Sounders FC (MLS).
January 7, 2016 THIRD ROUND PAIRINGS
US Open Cup play resumes April 2
CHICAGO - The pairings for the Third Open Division Qualifying Round of the 2016 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup have been finalized. The six fixtures will take place across the country from April 2-3 and qualify the match winners for the tournament proper.
November 23, 2015 LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP
Second round qualifying concludes
CHICAGO - The Second Qualifying Round for the 2016 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup concluded with eight matches this past weekend. Harpo's FC (Colo.) and San Francisco City Football Club - both participants in the 2015 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup - took one more step towards the 2016 tournament, while past giant-killers Cal FC and Chula Vista FC fell at the second hurdle.
November 12, 2015 LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP
Qualifying continues this weekend
CHICAGO - The Second Open Division Qualifying Round for the 2016 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup begins with five East Coast matches this weekend. The fixtures get underway at 7 p.m. ET on Saturday, Nov. 14, when three-time tournament champions New York Pancyprian Freedoms play host to Jersey Shore Boca at Wards Meadows Field #75 on Randall's Island in New York, N.Y.
October 15, 2015 QUALIFYING STARTS
First round of Open Cup this weekend
CHICAGO - The first qualifying round for the 2016 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup is set to begin this weekend. The action starts at 12 p.m. ET on Saturday, Oct. 17, with Southie FC matching up with Battery Park Gunners in Roxbury, Massachusetts, a game that kicks off a weekend of 10 East Coast games.
September 30, 2015 OPEN CUP CHAMPIONS - AGAIN
Sporting KC outlast Union in pks
CHESTER, Pa.--Krisztian Nemeth scored the 1-1 equalizer and Jordi Quintilla buried an eighth-round penalty kick to give Sporting Kansas City their third Lamar Hunt US Open Cup championship, 7-6 in pks over the Philadelphia Union Wednesday night at PPL Park.
July 21, 2015 LAMAR HUNT US OPEN CUP
Union, Sporting KC advance
HARRISON, N.J. The Philadelphia Union prevailed over the New York Red Bulls on penalty kicks on Tuesday, winning their US Open Cup quarterfinal match at Red Bull Arena despite a 40th-minute ejection, allowing a goal in the fourth-minute of second-half injury time and seeing a ball hit the post in extra time.
July 15, 2015 LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP
Quarterfinal-Match Day 1 roundup
SANDY, Utah - Real Salt Lake used a late goal by Aaron Maund to down the LA Galaxy, 1-0, in the opening 2015 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Quarterfinal on Tuesday night, booking a place in the Semifinal for the second time in three years.
July 1, 2015 LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP
Round of 16 roundup-Match day 2
HARRISON, N.J. Three days removed from their comeback win over New York City FC, the New York Red Bulls downed the New York Cosmos 4-1 in the round of 16 of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup at Red Bull Arena Wednesday night.
June 30, 2015 LAMAR HUNT US OPEN CUP
Round of 16 roundup-Match day one
BRIDGEVIEW, Ill.---Mike Magee scored two goals and Lovel Palmer added a goal and an assist to defeat the Charlotte Independence 3-1 in a round of 16 game of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup at Toyota Park Tuesday night.
June 25, 2015 SHUT OUT OF THE OPEN CUP
Dempsey banned for at least 2 years
CHICAGO -- The U.S. Open Cup Adjudication and Discipline Panel Friday suspended Seattle Sounders FC forward Clint Dempsey six Lamar Hunt/U.S. Open Cup matches or the next two years of U.S. Open Cup competition, whichever is greater.
May 28, 2015 LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP
Third round roundup
As Division II North American Soccer League sides entered the Third Round of the 2015 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup, the league matched up in seven battles with Division III United Soccer League counter parts. But the already tested USL sides went 6-0-1 in those matches, with Third Division Saint Louis FC also dispatching Minnesota United FC on penalties.
May 21, 2015 LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP
Second round roundup
There were a handful of upsets in the Second Round of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup, as the PDL's Jersey Express and Ventura County Fusion, USASA's PSA Elite and Chula Vista FC and NPSL's Chattanooga FC defeated clubs from higher divisions to join the other professional sides in next week's Third Round, which will take place on May 27.
May 14, 2015 LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP
First round roundup
The First Round of the 2015 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup was completed on Wednesday night with 21 teams booking places in next week's Second Round, which takes place on May 20 and sees the introduction of professional clubs into the tournament bracket.
September 16, 2014 NUMBER FOUR
Sounders win Open Cup over Union in extratime
CHESTER, Pa.-- A Clint Dempsey goal in the first overtime period was the edge the Seattle Sounders needed over the Philadelphia Union Tuesday night, as the visitors came from behind to win the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup championship, 3-1.
August 13, 2014 LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP
Sounders advance to fifth title match
TUKWILA, Wash.--- Andy Rose and Kenny Cooper each tallied two goals as the Seattle Sounders FC soundly defeated the Chicago Fire 6-0 at the Starfire Sports Complex in the semifinal of the 2014 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup. Cooper is the leading goal scorer in this year's U.S. Open Cup with six tallies.
June 25, 2014 LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP
Fire, Revs advance to quarterfinals
BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. In an overtime thriller the Chicago Fire pulled off a 4-2 win over the Columbus Crew in U.S. Open Cup action. Quincy Amarikwa and Juan Luis Anangono scored in overtime, breaking the 2-2 deadlock and giving the Fire the win.
June 18, 2014 LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP
MLS teams sweep the night
RICHMOND, Va. Rookies Patrick Mullins and Steve Neumann each had a goal and an assist to lead the New England Revolution to a 3-2 win over the Richmond Kickers in the fourth round of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup at City Stadium Wednesday night.
June 17, 2014 LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP
Rhinos knock out DC, other MLS teams advance
CHESTER, Pa. A brace from Andrew Wenger in the second of two overtime periods salvaged the debut of Interim Manager Jim Curtin by giving the Philadelphia Union a 3-1 win over their USL PRO affiliate, the Harrisburg City Islanders, in the fourth round of the U.S. Open Cup Tuesday at PPL Park.
May 28, 2014 LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP
Six of eight NASL teams advance
North American Soccer League expansion side Indy Elevens scored three first-half goals and Blake Smith posted a hat trick en route to a 5-2 victory against the Dayton Dutch Lions (USL PRO, Division III) in the third round of the 2014 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup at Carroll Stadium in Indianapolis.
May 14, 2014 LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP
Second round roundup
RICHMOND - USL PRO side Richmond Kickers scored three goals in each half and earned a 6-1 victory against the National Premier Soccer League's RVA FC in a Richmond, Virginia, derby in the Second Round of the 2014 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup at Sports Backers Stadium.
May 14, 2014 OT ELIMINATION
Pioneers fall to Rhinos 2-1 in Open Cup
ROCHESTER, NY - The Rochester Rhinos advanced to the Third Round of the 2014 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup with a 2:1 victory over Western Mass Pioneers in extra time on Wednesday, May 14th 2014 in Sahlen's Stadium. Rhinos midfielder Onua Thomas Obasi scored the game winning goal in the second half of extra time.
May 7, 2014 U.S. OPEN CUP
Pioneers win in a romp, three USASA teams advance
LUDLOW, Mass..---The PDL's Western Mass. Pioneers scored three goals in a 10-minute span and four goals total in the second half to defeat Mass Premier Soccer (USASA) 4-1 at Lusitano Stadium Wednesday to open the 101st edition of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup.
April 30, 2014 "GAME OF THE ROUND"
U.S. Open Cup games on ussoccer.com
CHICAGO - U.S. Soccer will broadcast one match during each round of the 2014 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup, a "Game of the Round." This will provide fans with the chance to watch a pre-selected match on ussoccer.com during the 101st edition of the tournament, which includes a record 80 teams.
October 1, 2013 BLACK AND RED REDEMPTION
DC United wins US Open Cup
SANDY, Utah----DC United finally has something to smile about. After a season at the bottom of the Major League Soccer standings, the Black and Red hoisted a trophy on Tuesday night, capturing the 100th U.S. Open Cup with a 1-0 upset win over Real Salt Lake at Rio Tinto Stadium.
August 7, 2013 OPEN CUP ROUNDUP
DC to face RSL in Final
BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. Dwayne De Rosario and Nick DeLeon scored on either side of halftime to send DC United through to the US Open Cup Final with a 2-0 win over the Chicago Fire Wednesday at Toyota Park.
June 13, 2013 LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP
Fire advance over Crew
BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. ---Mike Magee and Patrick Nyarko scored as the Chicago Fire defeated the Columbus Crew 2-1 Thursday afternoon at Toyota Park to advance to the quarterfinals of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup.
June 13, 2013 LAMAR HUNT U.S.OPEN CUP
Orlando City, Carolina pull off upsets
The 100th edition of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup saw seven teams punch their tickets to the quarterfinals Wednesday night, including lower division professional sides Orlando City SC and the Carolina RailHawks, which both pulled impressive upsets against sides from Major League Soccer.
May 15, 2013 LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP
Third round possible pairings
CHICAGO - The third-round possible pairings and locations for the 2013 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup were announced Wednesday as Major League Soccer's 16 domestic clubs kick off the tournament on May 28 or 29.
May 15, 2013 LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP
Hat tricks highlight first round
The first round of the 2013 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup featured plenty of goal scorers with four players recording hat tricks. The golden boot of the night belonged to David Geno of the Seattle Sounders U-23s, who found the back of the net four times in just the first half of Seattle's 5-1 win against Doxa Italia
August 8, 2012 NEW CHAMPS
Sporting ends Sounders Open Cup streak
KANSAS CITY, Kan--- - Sporting Kansas City are champions of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup for the second time in club history, prevailing 3-2 on penalty kicks after a 1-1 draw in regulation against the Seattle Sounders on Wednesday in front of a sold-out crowd of 18,863 at Livestrong Sporting Park.
July 11, 2012 U.S. OPEN CUP ROUNDUP
Sporting KC, Sounders to Final
CHESTER, Pa.Sporting Kansas City advanced to the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup Final with a 2-0 shutout win over the Philadelphia Union Wednesday at PPL Park, and will host three-time defending champions Seattle Sounders FC at Livestrong Park on August 8 for the tournament championship.
July 6, 2012 U.S. OPEN CUP
Final possible pairings, locations set
CHICAGO - U.S. Soccer has announced the possible pairings and locations for the 2012 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Final. With four teams remaining in the tournament, the U.S. Open Cup Championship will be held at one of three potential sites.
June 21, 2012 POSSIBLE PAIRINGS
Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup semifinals
CHICAGO - U.S. Soccer has announced the semifinal possible pairings and locations for the 2012 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup. Results from the quarterfinal round of play next Tuesday, June 26, will determine the matchups for the semifinals taking place on Tuesday, July 10, and Wednesday, July 11
May 30, 2012 LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP
Cinderella Cal FC and Sounders move on
CHICAGO - The third round of the 2012 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup wrapped up with two matches on Wednesday, with the three-time defending champion Seattle Sounders FC of Major League Soccer posting a dominant 5-1 victory against the NASL's Atlanta Silverbacks and the Cinderella of the tournament Cal FC upsetting the Portland Timbers 1-0 in overtime.
May 1, 2012 READY TO OPEN
GPS Portland Phoenix start Cup quest
The GPS Portland Phoenix are the only New England team that will be a part of the first round of the 2012 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup which kicks off Tuesday, May 15. The Phoenix will host the Brooklyn Italians at Memorial Field, Deering High School; Portland, Maine; 8 p.m. ET
August 30, 2011 U.S. OPEN CUP ROUNDUP
Fire, Sounders advance
BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. For the sixth time in their 14 seasons, the Chicago Fire are returning to the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup final after topping the Richmond Kickers 2-1 in front of 8,909 at Toyota Park Tuesday night.
July 13, 2011 U.S. OPEN CUP ROUNDUP
Sounders kick Galaxy out
TUKWILA,Wash. Nate Jaqua struck early, Fredy Montero added another first-half goal, and Lamar Neagle provided some insurance late, as Seattle Sounders FC remained unbeaten in Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup tournament-related games, topping the Galaxy, 3-1, on Wednesday night in a quarterfinal match in front of 4,322 fans at Starfire Sports Stadium.
June 22, 2011 U.S. OPEN CUP ROUNDUP
Second round results put derbies on tap FC New York (USL PRO) 0 at N.Y. Pancyprian Freedom (USASA) 0
The two teams ended regulation scoreless, with FC New York playing down a player after receiving a red card in the 22nd minute. The game was still scoreless after extra time and headed into penalty kicks. After seven rounds, FC New York downed the Freedom.
June 15, 2011 U.S. OPEN CUP ROUNDUP
Home teams dominate first round
CHICAGO Home field proved to be a great advantage in the first round of the 2011 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup, as 13 out of 16 games were won by the host. The only three away teams to win were the Charlotte Eagles, Chicago Fire PDL and Kitsap Pumas.
February 17, 2011 NEED TO QUALIFY
Revs will have to play-in for an Open Cup spot
CHICAGO---The New England Revolution will have to go through qualifying rounds in order to gain a berth in the Lamar Hunt/U.S. Open Cup, U.S. Soccer announced on Thursday morning. Six teams in MLS automatically qualify for the tournament, while then others must play-in for two additional spots.
September 1, 2010 U.S. OPEN CUP SEMI FINALS
Crew, Sounders advance
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Columbus Crew staged a dramatic comeback to advance to the 2010 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Final with a 2-1 victory over D.C. United Wednesday at steamy RFK Stadium.
April 13, 2010 U.S. OPEN CUP
Rapids win play in with Wizards
KANSAS CITY, Mo---Wells Thompson scored two goals to lead the Colorado Rapids to a 2-1 win over the Kansas City Wizards in a U.S. Open Cup play in game at the Stanley H. Durwood Soccer Stadium on the campus of the University of Missouri-Kansas City Tuesday night.
September 3, 2008 CHAMPS AGAIN
United win s Open Cup
WASHINGTON, D.C. D.C. United won their second Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup title on Wednesday night with a 2-1 victory against the Charleston Battery at RFK Stadium.
August 12, 2008 BATTERY CHARGED
Charleston will face DC in Open Cup final
CHARLESTON, SC -- The Charleston Battery will travel to the nation's capital for its first-ever Lamar Hunt US Open Cup final after knocking off the Seattle Sounders in the tournament's semifinal at Blackbaud Stadium Tuesday.
July 1, 2008 LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP
Third round recaps
Catonsville, Md.---Playing with only three regular starters, the New York Red Bulls crashed out of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup, losing 2-0 to Crystal Palace Baltimore.
June 24, 2008 LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP
Second round recaps
Cary, NC The Carolina RailHawks edged Real Maryland 1-0 on Tuesday night with a late game penalty kick by midfielder Kupono Low in the 90th minute in the second round of the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup.
June 13, 2008 LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP
First round recap
GERMANTOWN, MD---In a game that had several lead changes and needed 120 minutes to decide a winner, the Real Maryland Monarchs eliminated the New York Pancyprian Freedoms from the Lamar Hunt/U.S. Open Cup Friday night.
May 28, 2008 CUP CLASH
Boston Olympiakos to face Pioneers
Amateur side Boston Olympiakos will face the USL2 Western Mass. Pioneers in the first round of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup on June 10 at Lusitano Stadium in Ludow, Mass.
April 30, 2008 U.S. OPEN CUP
RSL wins first play-in game
SALT LAKE CITY---Kyle Beckerman scored two first half goals to lead Real Salt Lake to a 40 win over the San Jose Earthquakes in a play-in game for the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup.
August 7. 2007 U.S. OPEN CUP ROUNDUP
Sounders in 5-0 upset of Rapids
SEATTLE---The Seattle Sounders pulled off their second straight upset of an MLS team , routing the Colorado Rapids 5-0 at Qwest Field Tuesday night. The Sounders advance to the semi-finals of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup, where they will face FC Dallas on September 4.
July 19, 2007 U.S. OPEN CUP
Chivas becomes fifth team to crash
SEATTLE, Wash. Chivas USA was eliminated in the third round of the US Open Cup, after a 3-1 defeat by Seattle Sounders (USL-1), in a game played at Qwest Field. Five Major League Soccer clubs have been defeated by lower-level clubs in the Open Cup thus far.
July 15, 2007 U.S. OPEN CUP
Another MLS club crashes
CARY, N.C.---The Chicago Fire became the fourth Major League Soccer tesam to lose to a lower level club in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup, dropping a 1-0 decision to the Carolina RailHawks.
July 11, 2007 LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP
City Islanders add to MLS body count
LANDISVILLE, PA---D.C. United became the third Major League Soccer team to get bounced out of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup, following the LA Galaxy and Houston Dynamo, by losing to the Harrisburg City Islanders 1-0 at Hempfield High School Wednesday night.
June 16, 2007 SECOND ROUND SET
Eight U.S. Open Cup macthes
The second round of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup will take place on Tuesday, June 26. The winning teams from the second round will face eight MLS squads in the third round on July 10.
June 13, 2007 LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP
Complete first round recap
Harrisburg, PA, The Harrisburg City Islanders overcame a weather delay and a persistent opponent to earn a 4-0 victory over Aegean Hawks FC (USASA) in their first-round U.S. Open Cup match on Tuesday night at Skyline Sports Complex.
May 29, 2007 OPEN CUP SET
W. Mass to face Danbury United
CHICAGO U.S. Soccer has announced the first round pairings for the 2007 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup. The first round features 32 teams from the United Soccer Leagues First Division, USL Second Division, Premier Development League and United States Adult Soccer Association ranks.
May 7, 2007 EMIGRANTES A GAME AWAY
U.S. Open Cup
Emigrantes das Ilhas defeated Queen City, 1-0, in Rochester, N.Y., Sunday to reach the final four of U.S. Adult Soccer Association qualifying for the U.S. Open Cup.
Jan. 29, 2007 LAMAR HUNT U.S. OPEN CUP
Revs get a spot, Phantoms, Pioneers get a shot
The New England Revolution will automatically qualify for one of MLSs berths in this year's Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup competition, while the New Hampshire Phantoms, and Western Mass Pioneers will be among the teams eligible to participate in qualification from the USL second diviison.
September 6, 2006 U.S. OPEN CUP
Fire, Galaxy advance to finals
BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. Rookie Calen Carr scored two late goals, leading the Chicago Fire to a 3-0 win over D.C. United in the semi-finals of the U.S. Open Cup at Toyota Park Wednesday night.
August 14, 2006 U.S. OPEN CUP
Fire subs blank Wizards 2-0
BRIDGEVIEW, Ill---The Chicago Fire used only one regular in the starting lineup as they defeated the Kansas City Wizards 2-0 at Toyota Park Monday night.