The 2019 USCC Semifinals Schedule

Here’s the schedule for day two of the 2019 United States Coffee Championships!


Photos by @isbellcreative

We just wrapped up day one at the United States Coffee Championships in Kansas City, Mo.! Our online editor, Ashley Rodriguez, sat at the livestream desk watching 25 barista competitors vie for six spots in the semifinal round, which kicks off tomorrow.

Here’s a list of all the competitors moving on to the next round! The folks in bold are the competitors who earned a spot from round one—the others placed high enough in their regional to earn a bye into the semifinal round.

(All times are in CDT.)

9:30—Naida Lindberg, Verve Coffee
9:49—Rodrigo Vargas, Rival Brothers Coffee
10:08—Cole McBride, Adas Discovery Cafe
10:27—Dylan Siemens, Onyx Coffee Lab
10:46—Reef Besette, The Coffee Movement
11:05—Jenna Gotthelf, Counter Culture Coffee
11:35—Austin Amento, Augies Coffee Roasters
11:54—Samantha Spillman, Dillanos Coffee Roasters
12:13—Cassie Ash, Small Planes Coffee

12:32—Sam Neely, Switchback Coffee Roasters
12:51—T. Ben Fischer, Elixr Coffee Roasters
1:10—Sam Schaefer, Mockingbird Coffee
1:40—Hugo Cano, Independent
1:59—Kay Cheon, Dune Coffee Roasters
2:18—Isaiah Sheese, Archetype Coffee
2:37—Anthony Ragler, Counter Culture Coffee
2:56—Emily Orendorff, Boxcar Coffee
3:15—Andrea Allen, Onyx Coffee Lab

We can’t wait to see more tomorrow—and keep tuned in by checking out the livestream!

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