Zags' Zach Hamer Makes Timbers U-23 Squad - ABC FOX MONTANA NEWS, WEATHER, SPORTS - KTMF/KWYB

Zags' Zach Hamer Makes Timbers U-23 Squad

Posted:
Gonzaga's Zach Hamer will spend time with the Portland Timbers U-23 club during the offseason. Gonzaga's Zach Hamer will spend time with the Portland Timbers U-23 club during the offseason.

by Gonzaga Athletics

PORTLAND, Ore. – Gonzaga University men’s soccer senior-to-be Zach Hamer has made the roster of the Portland Timbers U-23 squad and will be in uniform tonight, Tuesday, when Portland hosts USL PRO side Arizona United SC in the second round of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup at Providence Park.

Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. PDT and the game stream can be accessed by clicking here.

Tuesday’s match marks the third consecutive year the Timbers U-23s have qualified for the U.S. Open Cup tournament and the second straight time the team will face off against a club from USL PRO.

Hamer, a graduate of Spokane’s Mead High, started 17 of his 19 appearances as a junior last fall for the Bulldogs. He played a big role in the Bulldogs allowing just 1.25 goals/match last season on their way to a 10-6-3 record. He also scored a goal and contributed a pair of assists.

As part of a busy opening week, the Timbers U-23s play host to Vancouver Whitecaps FC U-23 on Thursday to open the 2014 Premiere Development League campaign at 11 a.m. at Providence Park.

Dating back to 1914, the U.S. Open Cup is the oldest cup competition in United States soccer and ranks among the oldest in the world. Open to all affiliated amateur and professional teams in the United States, the annual knockout tournament celebrates its 101st edition in 2014. The U.S. Open Cup champion gains entry to the CONCACAF Champions League tournament, as well as a cash prize. The Timbers U-23s qualified for the 2014 edition of the tournament by finishing in second place in the Western Conference Northwest Division standings in 2013.


  • College SportsCollegeMore>>

  • WSU Falls To Rutgers In Season Opener

    WSU Falls To Rutgers In Season Opener

    Paul James ran for 173 yards and his third touchdown run with 3:24 left gave Rutgers a wild 41-38 victory over Washington State on Thursday night in the Scarlet Knights' first game as a member of the Big Ten Conference.
    Paul James ran for 173 yards and his third touchdown run with 3:24 left gave Rutgers a wild 41-38 victory over Washington State on Thursday night in the Scarlet Knights' first game as a member of the Big Ten Conference.
  • 2014 College Football Schedule on SWX

    College Football on SWX

    SWX is proud to present another exciting year of college football! Below is a listing of all the games slated to be broadcast during the 2014 season. All games will be shown LIVE on SWX in their respective regions, and all games will be seen in HD where available.
    SWX is proud to present another exciting year of college football! Below is a listing of all the games slated to be broadcast during the 2014 season. All games will be shown LIVE on SWX in their respective regions, and all games will be seen in HD where available.
  • LIVE ON SWX: EWU Won't Look Back Vs. Montana-Western

    LIVE ON SWX: EWU Won't Look Back Vs. Montana-Western

    In college football, you can't look back. And you can't look forward too much either. Coming off a monumental victory, the top-ranked Eastern Washington University football team remains at home to face Montana Western on Saturday ,Aug. 30, on Youth Football Day at Roos Field.
    In college football, you can't look back. And you can't look forward too much either. Coming off a monumental victory, the top-ranked Eastern Washington University football team remains at home to face Montana Western on Saturday ,Aug. 30, on Youth Football Day at Roos Field.
  • GonzagaGonzagaMore>>

  • Gonzaga Women's Basketball Announces WCC Slate

    Gonzaga Women's Basketball Announces WCC Slate

    First-year Gonzaga University head women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier will make her West Coast Conference debut at home as the 2014-15 WCC schedule was announced Tuesday.
    First-year Gonzaga University head women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier will make her West Coast Conference debut at home as the 2014-15 WCC schedule was announced Tuesday.
  • Gonzaga Basketball Announces WCC Schedule

    Gonzaga Basketball Announces WCC Schedule

    Monday, August 18 2014 5:49 PM EDT2014-08-18 21:49:08 GMT
    Gonzaga University's men's basketball team will open West Coast Conference place with three road games to begin defense of its WCC regular-season title as the 2014-15 conference slate was announced Monday.
    Gonzaga University's men's basketball team will open West Coast Conference place with three road games to begin defense of its WCC regular-season title as the 2014-15 conference slate was announced Monday.
  • Gonzaga Basketball To Play UW Starting in 2016

    Gonzaga Basketball To Play UW Starting in 2016

    Monday, August 4 2014 5:14 PM EDT2014-08-04 21:14:03 GMT
    The Dawgs and Zags are reuniting.
    The Dawgs and Zags are reuniting.
Powered by WorldNow

Features

  • More Features
  • Powered by WorldNow
    All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and Cowles Montana Media. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.