The Rochester Rhinos (USL PRO) needed overtime to defeat Reading United A.C. (PDL) 2-1 on Tuesday in third-round play of the 2014 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup at Sahlen’s Stadium in Rochester, New York. The 15 other third-round games kick off Wednesday night.
Rochester’s Colin Rolfe scored the game-winning goal off of a Jonny Mendoza assist in the 119th minute. Mendoza tallied the Rhinos’ other goal as they overcame a one-goal deficit midway through the second half.
That sets up a fourth-round matchup against defending U.S. Open Cup champion D.C. United. The game takes place at 7:05 p.m. ET on June 17 at Sahlen’s Stadium in Rochester, New York.
The 2014 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup will feature live coverage of the third-round matchup between the Dayton Dutch Lions of USL PRO and the NASL’s Indy Eleven on Wednesday at Carroll Stadium in Indianapolis. Kickoff and coverage of ussoccer.com’s “Game of the Round” is set for 7:30 p.m. ET.