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Western Conference Schedule Set for First USL Academy Cup Event

By USL Staff, 08/14/19, 2:00PM EDT


Twenty-one games set for Oct. 11-14 in San Antonio

TAMPA, FL – The United Soccer League today unveiled the schedule for the participating clubs in the Western Conference of the first USL Academy Cup event, which is set for October 11-14 at Star Soccer Complex in San Antonio.

The first of two regional qualifying weekends, October’s Academy Cup group stage games will see teams at the U-17 level compete with San Antonio FC hosting Orange County SC to kick things off, kickoff set for 3:00 p.m. CT.

The 21-game slate will run through Monday, October 14 with three noon kickoffs between OKC Energy FC-USL Omaha, El Paso Locomotive FC-Ventura County Fusion, and Tulsa Roughnecks FC-San Francisco Glens FC closing out the long weekend.

In the buildup to the weekend, visit the USL Academy site for game previews, players to watch, in-depth features on participating players, and more. Keep your eyes peeled on the USL HQ social feeds throughout the tournament for match content and player-focused video, and again after the tournament’s completion for full recaps, analysis, and more.

All teams competing in the October qualifiers will go on to compete in the inaugural USL Academy Cup national event on February 14-17, 2020, with groups determined based off of results at the regional events. The U-17 winners will join the U-13 age group where a champion will be crowned.

As always, visit for the the latest on the #USLAcademy and the USL Academy Cup.