West Chester United (Pa.) 1, Fredericksburg FC (NPSL) 1 (West Chester United wins 8-7 on PKs)
West Chester United defeated Fredericksburg FC on penalty kicks, 8-7, following a 1-1 stalemate through 120 minutes of play in its first-ever U.S. Open Cup match. West Chester held a 1-0 lead late in regulation, but Fredricksburg’s Ryan Zinkhan tallied a penalty kick in the 87th minute to force extra time. West Chester moves on to the Second Round to host Harrisburg City Islanders on May 18.

West Chester United (Pa., Open Division) at Fredericksburg FC (NPSL)
5:30 p.m. ET; UMW Battleground Stadium; Fredericksburg, Va.
West Chester United Previous Appearances: First appearance
Fredericksburg FC Previous Appearances:
First appearance

  • West Chester United qualified via the Open Division, defeating Junior Lone Star FC 2-1 in extra time on October 17 and Salone FC 3-0 on November 15.
  • Fredricksburg FC qualified via an At-Large berth from the NPSL.