Things you should know about the Third Round of the US Open Cup

Posted on 27. May, 2013 by Chuck Nolan Jr. in 1995 - Present (Pro Era), Feature, History, Third Round

Things you should know about the Third Round of the US Open Cup

Since the expanded format in 1997, a PDL team has failed to reach the third round only four times (1998, 2002, 2007, 2008). The recent struggles can be attributed to the fact that in 2007, the format was changed so that all non-MLS teams began the tournament in the first round, unlike previous tournaments where PDL teams were matched up with USASA or other PDL clubs.

2013 US Open Cup Second Round: RailHawks down Dynamo 3-1 in Carolina Clash

Posted on 22. May, 2013 by Neil Morris in Recaps, Second Round

2013 US Open Cup Second Round: RailHawks down Dynamo 3-1 in Carolina Clash

Though the visiting Carolina Dynamo of the PDL made things difficult and tense at times, the NASL Carolina RailHawks came away with a 3-1 victory Tuesday night, securing a Wednesday, May 29 home date with the Los Angeles Galaxy in the Third Round of the U.S. Open Cup.

2013 US Open Cup First Round: Carolina Dynamo survive back-and-forth thriller, advance in PKs over Chattanoonga FC

Posted on 15. May, 2013 by Neil Morris in First Round, Recaps

2013 US Open Cup First Round: Carolina Dynamo survive back-and-forth thriller, advance in PKs over Chattanoonga FC

The spirit of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup was splendiferous at Macpherson Stadium in Browns Summit, N.C. as the Carolina Dynamo defeated the NPSL’s Chattanooga FC 4-1 in a PK shootout after a 4-4 draw to advance to the second round of the 100th edition of the tournament.

Meet the 16 Premier Development League teams entering the 2013 US Open Cup

Posted on 05. Mar, 2013 by Josh Hakala in PDL, Qualifying

Meet the 16 Premier Development League teams entering the 2013 US Open Cup

A dozen clubs are making a return appearance in the event, including 10 that were in the tournament this past year. Four sides will be making their US Open Cup debuts in 2013.

Fourth Round fun facts: Notable upsets and things you should know about Round 4

Posted on 04. Jun, 2012 by Josh Hakala in 1995 - Present (Pro Era), Feature, Fourth Round, History

Fourth Round fun facts: Notable upsets and things you should know about Round 4

To date, the Open Cup has only had a Fourth Round six times (2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2012, 2013).