Gauchos in the 2017 US Open Cup

Participants

Kyle Reynish – Atlanta United  (MLS)

Ema Boateng – LA Galaxy  (MLS)

Kevin Garcia-Lopez – LA Wolves FC  (Open Division)

Ismaila Jome – Minnesota United  (MLS)

Javier Castro – Moreno Valley Futbol Club (Open Division)

Chris Pontius – Philadelphia Union  (MLS)

Eric Avila – Phoenix Rising FC (USL)

Lamar Batista – Portland Timbers (MLS)

Luis Silva – Real Salt Lake  (MLS)

Danny Barrera & James Kiffe – Sacramento Republic FC  (USL)

Randy Mendoza, Seo-In Kim, Joe Ammer, Kevin Feucht, Sam Strong & Josue Espana – Ventura County Fusion  (PDL)

Schedule/Results

First Round

San Diego Zest 2 at LA Wolves FC 4

Moreno Valley Futbol Club 2  (Castro goal) at Ventura County Fusion 1    (Feucht goal)

Note: Castro became the first player in “modern era” to score for 4 different teams in 4 straight Open Cups.

 

Second Round

Moreno Valley Futbol Club  1 at Oklahoma City Energy U23 (USL)   5

Phoenix Rising FC  3  (Avila goal) at Fresno Fuego (PDL)  1

Chula Vista FC  0 at LA Wolves  1   (OT)

Anahuac FC  0 at Sacramento Republic  4

 

Third Round

Phoenix Rising FC  1 at San Francisco Deltas (NASL)  2

Orange County SC 1  at LA Wolves  0

Reno 1868 FC  0 at Sacramento FC  2

 

Fourth Round (June 13-14)

Harrisburg City Islanders (USL)  1 at Philadelphia Union  3

Portland Timbers 1  at Seattle Sounders 2

Charleston Battery (USL)  2 at Atlanta United   3

Minnesota United  0 at Sporting Kansas City  4

Real Salt Lake   1 at Sacramento Republic  4   (Barrera 1 goal, 2 assists;  Kiffe 2 assists)

Orange County  1 at LA Galaxy  3

 

Fifth Round – Round of 16 (June 27-28)

Sacramento Republic  0 at LA Galaxy   2

Philadelphia Union  1 at NY Red Bulls  1  (NY advances on PKs)

Atlanta United  2 at Miami FC (NASL)   3

 

Sixth Round – Quarterfinals

LA Galaxy 2  at San Jose Earthquakes  3

 

Past Winners

Chris Pontius and Luis Silva – DC United (2013)