RailHawks only in-state team remaining in Open Cup

May. 31, 2013 @ 01:27 AM

The Carolina RailHawks are the only N.C. team alive after the third round of the U.S. Open Cup Wednesday.

The Cary-based RailHawks defeated a largely reserve side from the LA Galaxy while the Wilmington Hammerheads fell at the Portland Timbers and the Charlotte Eagles were eliminated by Chicago.

U.S. Open Cup Glance


Tuesday, May 28

D.C. United (MLS) 0, Richmond Kickers (USL PRO) 0, D.C. United advanced 4-2 on penalty kicks

Ocean City Nor’easters (PDL) 1, Philadelphia Union (MLS) 2

Colorado Rapids (MLS) 1, Orlando City (USL PRO) 3

Dallas (MLS) 2, Fort Lauderdale Strikers (NASL) 0

San Jose Earthquakes (MLS) 0, Charleston Battery (USL PRO) 1

New England Revolution (MLS) 5, Rochester Rhinos 1

Des Moines Menace (PDL) 0, Sporting Kansas City (MLS) 2

Atlanta Silverbacks (NASL) 2, Real Salt Lake (MLS) 3, OT

Chivas USA (MLS) 2, L.A. Blues (USL PRO) 1

Wednesday, May 29

Chicago Fire (MLS) 2, Charlotte Eagles 0

Los Angeles Galaxy (MLS) 0, Carolina RailHawks (NASL) 2

Dayton Dutch Lions (USL PRO) 1, Columbus Crew (MLS) 2

Reading United AC (PDL) 0, New York Red Bulls (MLS) 2

Tucson (PDL) 0, Houston Dynamo (MLS) 2

Seattle Sounders (MLS) 0, Tampa Bay Rowdies (NASL) 1

Wilmington Hammerheads (USL PRO) 1, Portland Timbers (MLS) 5


Wednesday, June 12

Philadelphia Union (MLS) vs. D.C. United (MLS) at Boyds, Md., 7 p.m.

Columbus Crew at Chicago Fire, 8:30 p.m.

Chivas USA at Carolina RailHawks, 7:15 p.m.

Orlando City (USL PRO) at Sporting Kansas City (MLS) , 8:30 p.m.

New York Red Bulls vs. New England Revolution at Cambridge, Mass., 7:30 p.m.

Houston Dynamo at Dallas (MLS), 9 p.m.

Charleston Battery (USL PRO) at Real Salt Lake (MLS), 9:30 p.m.

Tampa Bay Rowdies at Portland Timbers, 10:30 p.m.