FC Tucson soccer: Local team makes history

2013-05-21T22:25:00Z 2013-05-21T22:29:02Z FC Tucson soccer: Local team makes historyArizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
May 21, 2013 10:25 pm  • 

FC Tucson became the first Arizona team ever to reach the third round of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup with a 4-3 victory in penalties over the host San Antonio Scorpions on Tuesday night.

The match finished 2-2 at the end of regulation and after two extra-time periods to send it to penalties.

San Antonio, which went first, converted three of its first four only to watch as FC Tucson went a perfect 4 for 4. That left it at the feet of Scorpions midfielder Kevin Harmse to keep his team alive. His shot went sailing over the crossbar to send FC Tucson into the third round and the history books.

 

Read this entire article in Wednesday's Arizona Daily Star.

 

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