Railhawks defeat Chivas, 3-1 - WSLS 10 NBC in Roanoke/Lynchburg Va

Railhawks defeat Chivas, 3-1

Posted: Updated:
CARY, N.C. -

The Carolina Railhawks used two extra time goals to defeat CD Chivas USA 3-1 Tuesday night. 

 With the win, the Railhawks earned a place in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Quarter Finals. 

 A crowd of 5,066 at WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary watched Colin Clarke's club go deeper than any other NASL club into the competition. The Railhawks will travel to face either Real Salt Lake of MLS or the Charleston Battery of USL Pro in the last eight on June 26.

Midfielder Cesar Elizondo put the RailHawks on top when he scored only two minutes into extra time. Brian Ackley added a third goal seven minutes later.

The RailHawks are coming off a victory over the Los Angeles Galaxy in the Third Round. Carolina bids to become the first North American Soccer League team to capture the historic Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup in its centennial year.

  • SportsMore>>

  • NC State to debut wolf-inspired uniforms against ODU

    NC State to debut wolf-inspired uniforms against ODU

    Monday, September 1 2014 2:51 PM EDT2014-09-01 18:51:53 GMT
    Designed by Adidas, N.C. State's alterntive uniforms feature black and red as the two primary color. (NC State Athletics)Designed by Adidas, N.C. State's alterntive uniforms feature black and red as the two primary color. (NC State Athletics)
    The Wolfpack will debut new alternative uniforms during next Saturday's match-up with Old Dominion.
    The Wolfpack will debut new alternative uniforms during next Saturday's match-up with Old Dominion.
  • Tony Stewart's return to race track ends early

    Tony Stewart's return to race track ends early

    Monday, September 1 2014 12:40 AM EDT2014-09-01 04:40:38 GMT
    Tony Stewart's return to the track has been marred by a collision with Kyle Busch that sent the No. 14 car into the wall at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
    Tony Stewart climbed from his battered car, took a big gulp of water, and surveyed the damage.
  • 49er Ray McDonald accused of domestic violence

    49er Ray McDonald accused of domestic violence

    Sunday, August 31 2014 9:50 PM EDT2014-09-01 01:50:49 GMT
    Police in Northern California say San Francisco 49ers Ray McDonald has been arrested on domestic violence charges.
    San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Ray McDonald was arrested early Sunday on felony domestic violence charges after officers responded to a home in an upscale neighborhood, San Jose police said.
Powered by WorldNow

WSLS 10, P.O. Box 10
Roanoke, VA 24022-0010

Telephone: 540.981.9110
Fax: 540.343.3157
Email: news@wsls.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.