Stanford, the two-time defending champion, will face unbeaten Indiana in Sunday's Men's College Cup final.
The Cardinal moved into its third straight final after beating Akron, 2-0, on
goals by Foster Langsdorf
and Sam Werner
, both products of the Portland Timbers academy. Dec. 8 in Chester,
Stanford 2 Akron 0
. Goals: Langsdorf (Baird) 26, Werner 79. Stanford --
Corti, Beason, Hilliard-Arce, Mosharrafa, Panchot, Marion, Gilbey, Skundrich,
Werner, Langsdorf, Baird. Subs: Vom Steeg, Bashti, Wehan, O'Brien, Waldeck. Akron --
Lundt, Moutinho, De Vera, Shultz, Strachan, Harter, Cordeiro, Belana, Gainford, Holthusen, Zajac.
Subs: Hinds, Hackworth, Egbo, Kahsay, Wiedt. Att.:
Indiana needed a goal by defender Andrew Gutman
off a corner kick
from Trevor Swartz
in the 50th minute to beat North Carolina, 1-0. The Hoosiers will be playing in their record 15th championship game on Sunday. Dec. 8 in Chester, Pa.
Indiana 1 North Carolina 0
. Goal: Gutman (Swartz) 50. Indiana --
Muse, Lillard, Gutman,
Buckmaster, Mehl, Swartz, Thomas, Panchot, Moore, Dorsey, Toye. Subs: Griffith, Hyacenth, Rennicks, Glass. North Carolina --
Pyle, Pineda, Comsia, Nelson, Salas, Lindley, Skahan, Kelly,
Wright, Winn, Pieters. Sub: Del Rosario. Att.: