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Kerr’s hat trick propels Riverhounds to victory in season opener

By Matt Grubba
Mark Steffens’ tenure leading the Riverhounds is off to a flying start. Kevin Kerr recorded his first hat trick as a pro, and Rob Vincent scored twice to give the Riverhounds a 5-2 win Saturday over Harrisburg to open the USL ...

Riverhounds hope for better start with new coach, host of new players

By Matt Grubba
With a new coach, plenty of new players and even new-look uniforms, the Riverhounds are trying to start anew this season. The Riverhounds have a chance to put the hardships of 2014 behind them when they open their third season at ...

Virgara joins Riverhounds soccer team this season

By Ray Fisher
Local product Anthony Virgara has agreed to terms with the Pittsburgh Riverhounds for the 2015 United Soccer Leagues season. He is one of 10 midfielders on ...

Riverhounds weathering poor conditions

By Matt Grubba
The last time a Pittsburgh soccer team spent this much time indoors, the Spirit were playing home games at the Civic Arena. The Riverhounds are more than two weeks into their preseason under first-year coach Mark Steffens, but a roster littered ...

Riverhounds sign 4 free agents, including 2 returning players

By Matt Grubba
Two fresh faces and two familiar ones will be part of the 2015 Riverhounds. The Riverhounds announced the signing of four free agents Thursday, a group highlighted by the return of defender Anthony Arena, the team’s Defensive Player of the Year ...

Former Charlotte coach to lead Riverhounds

By Matt Grubba
The rebuilding of the Riverhounds has been placed in seasoned hands. The Riverhounds announced the hiring of former Charlotte Eagles coach Mark Steffens as the team’s new coach and Richard Nightingale as the new team president, two of many business ...

Judge approves Riverhounds soccer team’s bankruptcy plan

By Brian Bowling
The Pittsburgh Riverhounds professional soccer team and the South Side stadium where it plays will be out of bankruptcy by the end of the year, a federal judge decided Friday. Terrance C. “Tuffy” Shallenberger, the majority owner of both companies that ...

Riverhounds to detail Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization plan

By Brian Bowling
The companies that own the Pittsburgh Riverhounds professional soccer team and the South Side stadium where it plays hope to be out of bankruptcy by the end of November. U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Jeffery Deller in Pittsburgh on Friday set Nov. 7 ...

Riverhounds’ playoff hopes fall short

By Matt Grubba
A tumultuous season for the Riverhounds came to a disappointing finish. Long Tan scored on each side of halftime for Arizona, sending the Riverhounds to a 2-1 season-ending defeat and eliminated them from playoff contention Saturday at Highmark Stadium. Robert Morris product ...

Riverhounds’ playoff hopes take a hit after 4-0 loss to Charleston

By Matt Grubba
Playing for the second time in 24 hours, the Riverhounds’ late-season surge came to a sudden halt with a 4-0 loss to the Charleston Battery, which became the fifth team to clinch a USL Pro playoff berth. Dane Kelly scored a ...

Riverhounds continue playoff push, top Charlotte, 1-0

By Matt Grubba
One down, two to go in the Riverhounds’ final push for the postseason. Miro Cabrilo headed in a Matt Dallman cross in the 76th minute for his first professional goal, which gave the Riverhounds a crucial win over fellow playoff chasers ...

Riverhounds beat FC Dallas Reserves to keep playoff hopes alive

By Matt Grubba
The Riverhounds will go on their final road trip of the season with everything still on the line. Goals by Rob Vincent, Kevin Kerr and Mike Green kept the Riverhounds in the midst of the USL Pro playoff hunt with a ...

Riverhounds lose on the road to Arizona United

By Staff Reports
The Riverhounds gave up three second-half goals and lost 3-1 against Arizona United on Saturday night in Peoria, Ariz. Off the corner, Mackenzie Pridham scored the only goal for the Riverhounds (7-12-5) in 87th minute. Jon Okafor (56th minute), Jonathan Top (61st ...

Riverhounds blank Orange County to extend recent surge

By Matt Grubba
One game after the Riverhounds’ offense led a comeback, the defense took its turn leading the team to a win. Mike Green scored nine minutes into the second half, and the Riverhounds won for the sixth time in their last ...

Riverhounds rally past LA Galaxy II to stay in playoff hunt

By Matt Grubba
As playoff time nears, the Riverhounds are staying in the hunt. Joseph Ngwenya, Danny Earls and Kevin Kerr scored to lead the Riverhounds back from an early deficit for a 3-1 win over the Los Angeles Galaxy II at Highmark Stadium ...