Draw: U.S. Open Cup third local qualifying round

The draw has been set for the third round of Open Division local qualifying for the 2019 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup.

All 14 games will be played on Nov. 17-18. One second-round match still needs to be played. The match between Celtic Cowboys Premier and Motagua New Orleans was rescheduled to Nov. 11 after the recent rainstorms in Texas.

The winner will host NTX Rayados, one of five 2018 Open Division qualifiers still alive along with Christos FC, FC Denver, Rochester Lancers 2 (former River Dogz) and Santa Ana Winds FC.

Also still alive are the three-time Open Cup champion New York Pancyprian Freedoms (1980, 1982-83) and Cal FC, which beat the Portland Timbers in 2012.

If a fourth qualifying round is needed, it will be scheduled for next year: either March 9-10 or April 6-7.

Northeast Region
Nov. 17 in Boston, Mass.
GPS Omens (Mass.) vs. Safira FC (Mass.)
Date and venue TBD
New York Pancyprian Freedoms (N.Y.) vs. West Chester Predators (Pa.)

Mid-Atlantic Region
Nov. 18 in Manassas, Va.
Virginia United (Va.) vs. Christos FC (Md.)
Nov. 18 in Rochester, N.Y.
Rochester Lancers 2 (N.Y.) vs. World Class Premier Elite FC (Md.)

Southeast Region
Nov. 17 in Winter Garden, Fla.
America Soccer Club (Fla.) vs. Soda City FC Sorinex (S.C.)
Nov. 18 in Delray Beach, Fla.
Hurricane FC (Fla.) vs. Florida Soccer Soldiers (Fla.)

Central Region
Nov. 17 in Wixom, Mich.
Livonia City FC (Mich.) vs. FC Maritsa (Mo.)
Nov. 17 in New Orleans, La.
Motagua New Orleans (La.) vs. NTX Rayados (Texas)
OR
Nov. 18 Round Rock, Texas
Celtic Cowboys Premier (Texas) vs. NTX Rayados (Texas)

Mountain Region
Nov. 17 in El Paso, Texas
Southwest FC (Texas) vs. San Juan FC (Utah)
Nov. 18 in Aurora, Colo.
FC Denver (Colo.) vs. Gam United Football Club (Colo.)

Southern California Region
Nov. 17 in Lake Forest, Calif.
Santa Ana Winds FC (Calif.) vs. Buena Park FC (Calif.)
Nov. 18 in Calabasas, Calif.
Cal FC (Calif.) vs. California United FC II (Calif.)

West Region
Nov. 17 in Oakland, Calif.
Oakland Stompers (Calif.) vs. Academica SC (Calif.)
Nov. 18 in Portland, Ore.
IPS/Marathon Taverna (Ore.) vs. JASA RWC (Calif.)
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