Print Email

2017 Fall State Cup Day 3


Sandy, UT  (10/20/2017)


Group play has ended onto the quarterfinals! In an intense and action packed night of 23 games, most with big implications on who would advance, several in win or go home games. When all the dust settled a little after 9:45 pm, the quarterfinals were set. 15 different clubs have teams in the quarterfinals. Leading the way are AFC Apex, La Roca, and Sparta with 5 teams a piece. Utah Rangers, Utah Surf, Forza, and USA all have multiple teams that advanced. That leaves, 8 other clubs with representatives in the quarterfinals, including one from Region 6 with Liverpool F.C. 99B SG. 

No games today, but be sure to check out the start of the knockout rounds on Saturday at 10:00am with the second round of games at noon.


Group Recaps



Drama in the 16U age group! With Utah Surf beating AFC Apex 3-0, and Blue Knights beating La Roca 3-2, there was a 3 way tie at the top in group C. Those results meant that Utah Surf jumped from outside the knockout rounds to topping the group on tiebreaker. Several more tiebreakers later and despite the loss, AFC Apex survived.

Quarterfinals (all at 10:00am):

La Roca TJ vs Utah Storm 02 Bergholm

Sparta 02 Premier DM vs AFC Apex 02 College Prep

Utah Surf 02 BH vs Copper Mountain 02 JW

Forza FC 02 TA vs VKCOBRAS 02 Zapata


Separation at the top as each group winner did not lose a game throughout the group stage and only 1 team even dropped a point. Look for defending champions Sparta 01 Premier JK take on a hot La Roca AO team on Saturday.

Quarterfinals (all at 10:00am):

Sparta 01 Premier JK vs La Roca AO

La Roca S AB vs USA Premier 01B PR

Utah Rangers FC 01 vs Utah United Red- MH B01 L30

Blue Knights 01 Premier (MV) vs AFC Apex 01 College Prep


The one age group with wild cards means that both groups B and C have their top 3 teams advance. Group A only had 2 teams advance, and both AFC Apex teams advanced from that group.

Quarterfinals (all at noon):

AFC Apex 00 College Prep vs Utah Rangers FC 00

UDA 00B Blue vs Impact MW

Sparta 00 Premier JK vs AFC Apex CV 00 JC

La Roca S AB vs Sparta 00 Premier DM


AFC Apex 99 College Prep faced off with Sparta 99 Premier MD with the group on the line, both teams came out to play and left with a 1-1 draw. The result meant not only a tie on the field but a tie in the standings on points. After the tiebreaker, AFC Apex ended up on top with Sparta taking second in group C. 


AFC Apex College Prep vs Utah Surf 99 DB (10:00am)

Utah Rangers FC 99 vs Liverpool F.C. 99G SG (Noon)

USA Premier 99B DC vs Sparta 99 Premier MD (Noon)

Forza FC 99 RP vs La Roca DC (Noon)


For full results, click HERE

Always check your "6", it's the knockout rounds