TRENTON, N.J. – The first round draw for the 2011/12 New Jersey Open Cup took place this weekend at the New Jersey Soccer Association offices in the state capital. Hakoah will begin their quest on the road at South Plainfield Roma S.C. on October 30, 2011. Roma S.C. plays in the Garden State Soccer League's Division A (Central), the second tier of the GSSL, where they currently sit in sixth place. The winner of this match will go on to play the winner of Wildcats F.C. and Bosphorus F.C.
The NJ Open Cup competition dates back to 1914 when it was first won by Kearny Athletics. Last year, the cup was won by Box2Box S.C.