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Time running out on Riverhounds

By Matt Grubba
For the first time in months, the Riverhounds find themselves on the wrong side of the playoff line and with little time to fix it. The Riverhounds are 2-4-1 in their last seven games, and the ill-timed slump has dropped them to seventh in the USL’s Eastern Conference with five matches ...

Riverhounds fall 2-1 at nemesis Charlotte

By Staff Report
The Riverhounds probably are glad they don’t have Charlotte on their schedule again. First-half goals by Daniel Jackson and Enzo Martinez were enough to send the Independence to a 2-1 win Saturday in Charlotte that leaves the Riverhounds winless in three ...

Riverhounds settle for 1-1 draw against short-handed Charlotte

By Matt Grubba
A chance for the Riverhounds to jump into the top four of USL’s Eastern Conference turned into another one that got away. Ryan Finley’s late, headed goal canceled out Lebo Moloto’s long-range volley in the first half, and the Riverhounds had ...

USL adds 26th franchise in Cincinnati

By Matt Grubba
The Riverhounds are getting a new opponent in one of Pittsburgh’s longest-running rival cities. USL announced Wednesday the addition of a franchise in Cincinnati e_SEmD Cincinnati FC e_SEmD which will begin play in 2016 and, presumably, be placed with the Riverhounds ...

Riverhounds complete season sweep of Toronto

By Staff Report
Rob Vincent, Lebo Moloto and Miro Cabrilo scored to give the Riverhounds a 3-1 win over Toronto FC II on Saturday at Ontario Soccer Centre. The win puts the Riverhounds (9-8-4) one point out of fourth place e_SEmD and a possible ...

Vincent’s hat trick lifts Riverhounds past Hammerheads

By Matt Grubba
The goals keep coming for Rob Vincent, and for once, they didn’t keep coming for the Riverhounds’ opponents. Vincent recorded a hat trick by scoring in the 20th minute and twice in the final 10 minutes, and the Riverhounds defeated the ...

Riverhounds’ goalkeeper Thompson relishes fruitful stint with Jamaica

By Matt Grubba
As Ryan Thompson iced his knee while watching the end of Riverhounds practice Thursday, the goalkeeper’s relaxed pose and ever-present smile gave no indication of ...

Harrisburg hands Riverhounds 3rd consecutive loss

By Staff Reports
After a stunning loss in Pittsburgh two months ago, Harrisburg got some late-game revenge against the Riverhounds. Jason Plumhoff scored his second goal of the game in the first minute of stoppage time, and the 10-man City Islanders rallied from …

Riverhounds victimized by former player in 2-1 loss to Louisville

By Matt Grubba
Season-long problems resurfaced for the Riverhounds, and a familiar face took advantage. Former Riverhound Matt Fondy did in his former team with a second-half goal that ...

World Cup champ Klingenberg gets rousing salute at Riverhounds game

By Matt Grubba
She has been honored with a parade in New York and at the ESPY Awards in Los Angeles. She has even been cheered during an ...

Riverhounds drop 4-2 decision in Montreal

By Staff Report
Coming off their best road performance of the season, the Riverhounds seem to have left their defense in Toronto. A pair of counter-attack goals by Anthony Jackson-Hamel and goals by Marco Dominguez and Alessandro Riggi gave FC Montreal just its second ...

Vincent scores twice in Riverhounds’ 3-0 win over Red Bulls II

By Devon Moore
The Riverhounds put on a Fourth of July scoring display, blasting the New York Red Bulls II, 3-0, in a matchup of two teams fighting for a USL playoff spot Saturday at Highmark Stadium. Rob Vincent scored twice to retake the ...

Lack of scoring from forwards begins to catch up with Riverhounds

By Matt Grubba
While Pittsburgh went through one of the more rainy Junes on record, its soccer team had its goal scoring enter a small drought. The Riverhounds remain ...

Riverhounds blank visiting Montreal

By Staff Report
There was only one goal, but with it came a crucial three points. Kevin Kerr scored from 15 yards out on a left-footed shot in the 79th minute, and the Riverhounds held on for a 1-0 win over FC Montreal on ...

Rossi: How Pittsburgh can make MLS work

By Rob Rossi
You often see Pittsburgh like it was Wednesday night, only on a bigger scale, and for other sports. And that’s the point. For a weeknight ...