Pro Soccer Champs Visit SCC

Sacramento Republic FC, the 2014 USL Pro Champion, brought its trophy to the Sac City quad on Thursday, Feb. 26 during the College Hour to drum up further support for its upcoming season.

Midfielder Augie Cazarez signed autographs for several students and SCC staff members, and took pictures with others near the championship trophy. Several students were wearing Sac Republic FC T-shirts and hoodies stopped by to say hello, take selfies with the trophy and talk about the upcoming season.

On Saturday, Feb. 28, Sac Republic will take on the New York Cosmos of the MLS in a friendly at Hughes Stadium. About 20,000 fans are expected for the game.