The Third Round of the 2015 Lamar Hunt US Open Cup is poised to kick off today with a total of 15 matches being contested including the Colorado Rapids USL affiliate, the Charlotte Independence. The Independence won in Round 2 with a 4-1 victory over Upward Stars (NPSL), but they take on a much tougher opponent in the Carolina RailHawks (NASL) in Round 3.
The Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC travel to Sandy, Utah to take on Real Monarchs who happen to be the USL affiliate of Real Salt Lake.
How To Watch: Charlotte Independence at Carolina RailHawks
Match Date/Time: Wednesday, May 27 at 5:30 PM MDT
Venue: Wake/Med Soccer Park--Cary, North Carolina
And The Winner Gets: The winner will travel to take on New England Revolution on June 17.
OnLine: This match is not currently being streamed, but you can follow along at @opencup and @CLTIndependence
How To Watch: Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC at Real Monarchs
Match Date/Time: Wednesday, May 27 at 7:00 PM MDT
Venue: Rio Tinto Stadium--Sandy, Utah
And The Winner Gets: The winner comes to Commerce City to play the Rapids on June 16