The Colorado Springs Switchbacks enter Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup play on Wednesday with a 7 pm. home game at Weidner Field against FC Tucson of the Tier III Premier Development League.
Tucson defeated the Colorado Rush 3-1 recently to advance to the second round of the single-elimination tournament. The Tier II Switchbacks continue United Soccer League play with a 4 p.m. Sunday game at Vancouver.
If the Switchbacks defeat Tucson, they would host a third-round game at 7 p.m. May 31 against the winner of the contest between Moreno Valley (Calif.) and the USL's Oklahoma City Energy.