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NJ level National Cups

Region 1The region 1 Cups Committee has issued the following schedule for this year’s REGION 1 CUPS COMPETITION

Region I – 2017 Projected Cup Schedule
2 April – First Round if necessary for Cups with more than 8 teams
9 April – Amateur or Werner Fricker Cup Quarterfinals
16 April – Easter – no games
23 April – Amateur or Werner Fricker Cup Quarterfinals
30 April – Gerhard Mengel Cup Quarterfinals
7 May – Amateur or Werner Fricker Cup Semifinals
14 May – Amateur or Werner Fricker Cup Semifinals
21 May – Gerhard Mengel Cup Semifinals
28 May – Memorial Day – no games
4 June – Make-up date
11 June – Make-up date
18 June – Finals

2) following are the NJSA entries and the schedule for the NJSA round of the cups for this year:

MEN OVER-30 CUP (also called the Gerhard Mengel Cup)
1) BRICK LIONS FC RESERVES

This team is automatically advanced to the Region 1 phase as the NJSA representative in this cup

MEN OPEN CUP (also called the Werner Fricker Cup)
1) FC MOTOWN
2) BRICK LIONS FC
3) SA FAIRVIEW

there are 3 teams in this cup

we will have one SEMIFINAL between BRICK LIONS and SA FAIRVIEW to be played on March 12, 2017
Brick Lions shall be the home team since they were registered in the same cup last year

FC MOTOWN was the NJ champion team in this cup last year, therefore they shall get a Bye in the Semifinal and they shall be the Home team for the Final

This final to be played on March 26, 2017 unless there is a conflict with the other Cup final

MEN AMATEUR CUP
1) FC MOTOWN
2) BRICK LIONS FC
3) SA FAIRVIEW
4) FC SANTOS PREMIER

there are 4 teams in this cup

FC MOTOWN and BRICK LIONS registered last year in this Cup
therefore they shall get the Home advantage in the Semifinals and Final

we will have TWO SEMIFINALS
Semi #1: FC MOTOWN (H) vs SA FAIRVIEW (A) to be played on March 19, 2017
Semi #2: BRICK LIONS (H) vs FC SANTOS PREMIER (A) to be played on March 19, 2017

BRICK LIONS was the Champion team for this cup last year: if they advance to the Final, they shall be the Home team in such final
This final to be played on March 26, 2017 unless there is a conflict with the other Cup final