Meet the Underdogs: KC Athletics take unusual path to third US Open Cup appearance

Posted on 24. Apr, 2015 by in Meet the Underdogs

Meet the Underdogs: KC Athletics take unusual path to third US Open Cup appearance

Every year, the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup includes a new batch of amateur clubs hoping to be the tournament’s latest Cinderella story. And every year, TheCup.us introduces soccer fans across the country to these teams that have been the heart and soul of this competition for more than a century. This year, we are expanding our annual “Meet the USASA” series to include the USSSA and US Club Soccer. We bring you “Meet the Underdogs.”

Meet the Underdogs: Cal FC returns to US Open Cup hoping to regain giant-killing ways of 2012

Posted on 24. Apr, 2015 by in Meet the Underdogs

Meet the Underdogs: Cal FC returns to US Open Cup hoping to regain giant-killing ways of 2012

Every year, the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup includes a new batch of amateur clubs hoping to be the tournament’s latest Cinderella story. And every year, TheCup.us introduces soccer fans across the country to these teams that have been the heart and soul of this competition for more than a century. This year, we are expanding our annual “Meet the USASA” series to include the USSSA and US Club Soccer. We bring you “Meet the Underdogs.”

Meet the Underdogs: Harpo’s FC transitions from beer league team to USSSA champions, US Open Cup debutants

Posted on 23. Apr, 2015 by in Meet the Underdogs

Meet the Underdogs: Harpo’s FC transitions from beer league team to USSSA champions, US Open Cup debutants

Harpo’s FC, which is sponsored by a local bar, Harpo’s Sports Grill, will be making its first-ever appearance in the US Open Cup. Founded in 1997 as a ‘rec league team,’ Harpo’s has gradually grown into one of the regional powers in the Colorado Amateur Soccer League (CASL).

Meet The Underdogs: Fan-owned San Francisco City brings US Open Cup, professional aspirations back to city

Posted on 22. Apr, 2015 by in Meet the Underdogs

Meet The Underdogs: Fan-owned San Francisco City brings US Open Cup, professional aspirations back to city

In less than a year of existence, San Francisco City has become the first amateur club from the city to qualify for the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup in nearly 20 years. City will kick off its first-ever cup run on April 25 with a home game at Kezar Stadium against Cal FC (USASA).

Meet the USASA: Class of 2013

Posted on 14. May, 2013 by in Meet the Underdogs, USASA, USASA Region I, USASA Region II, USASA Region III, USASA Region IV

Meet the USASA: Class of 2013

Will a club imitate Dallas Roma FC’s famous run in 2006? Or Cal FC in 2012? These questions are yet to be answered, but we can introduce you to the amateur sides that will be taking the field in Round 1.