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  • 03/24/16 Meet the Rookies: Chris Hill and Josh Hughes

    Harrisburg, PA (March 24, 2015) – Yesterday, alongside Capital Blue Cross Executives; City Islanders’ CEO, Eric Pettis; and City Islanders’ staff, Head Coach and newly appointed General Manager Bill Becher announced his roster for the 2016 season.
    In those announcements came familiar and as always fresh faces that will be joining the Isles for their first USL season.

  • 03/23/16 City Islanders, Head Coach Bill Becher Unveil 2016 Roster

    Club will kickoff the 2016 USL Season at Richmond Saturday, March 26
    Harrisburg, PA (March 23, 2016) – Today Capital BlueCross presented the City Islanders Football Club’s roster reveal at FNB Field, City Island, Harrisburg. Head Coach and General Manager, Bill Becher introduced his roster and provided his outlook for the highly anticipated 2016 season, alongside Gary St.

  • 03/21/16 Craig Foster returns with high hopes for his second season

    Harrisburg, PA (March 21, 2016) – Craig Foster returns for his second season with the Islanders in 2016. Foster exceed expectations last year, after join the squad midway through the season, and helping lead the team with 8 goals and two assists.
    In 2010, Foster scored 15 league goals for Reno FC and voted Jamaica Premier League Player of the Year in 2010/11.

  • 03/21/16 Leverock called up to represent Bermudian national team

    Leverock will represent Bermudian National Team in Caribbean Cup Qualifying Tournament

  • 03/18/16 USL Readies For Opening Week With Six New Clubs

    Kickoff Weekend: March 25-26
    Momentum continues to build for all 29 teams in the United States and Canada
    TAMPA, Fla. – One year after a season of rapid growth, the United Soccer League (USL) enters the 2016 season with an additional six teams, a new soccer specific stadium scheduled to debut and increased investment from proven sports team ownership as the league continues its ascent.

  • 03/18/16 Johnson Returns for Third Season with Isles

    Harrisburg, PA (March 18, 2016) – Shane Johnson returns for his third season with the Islanders. Johnson first joined the club on loan from the Richmond Kickers midway through the 2014 season and returned on loan in 2015 where he became a starter for the Islanders.
    Last season Shane played in 22 games while starting in 17.

  • 03/17/16 Brett Jankouskas Returns for Second Season

    Harrisburg, PA (March 17,2016) – The City Islanders announced today that Brett Jankouskas will return to the club in 2016 for his second season. In 2015, Jankouskas was one of the top scoring players, scoring 5 goals and recording one assist for the season.

  • 03/16/16 Islanders sign former FC Dallas 1st Round Draft Pick, Mechanicsburg Native Bobby Warshaw

    Harrisburg, PA (March 15, 2016) – A former MLS Super Draft first round pick and hometown star is returning to Central Pennsylvania to suit up for City Islanders Football Club in 2016.
    Bobby Warshaw, a Mechanicsburg Area High School standout, will join the Islanders’ midfield after spending the last three years in Europe as a part of several different leagues.

  • 03/15/16 Leverock Ready to Rise with City Islanders

    By NICHOLAS MURRAY – nicholas.murray@uslsoccer.com
    Tuesday, March 15, 2016
    In an ideal world, Harrisburg City Islanders defender Dante Leverock would have had more chances to learn in his first professional season in the USL.
    As it stands, though, the experience of making 22 appearances in 2015 could serve both him and the club well as it looks to return to the playoffs this year.

  • 03/14/16 Welcome Back Danny DiPrima!

    Harrisburg, PA (March 14, 2016) – After suffering a season-ending injury in 2015, Danny DiPrima will return for his third season with the Islanders in 2016.
    In 2015, prior to his knee injury, DiPrima scored one goal and played for a total of 881 minutes, doubling from the prior season.

  • 03/11/16 Islanders Welcome Back Veteran Goalkeeper Nick Noble

    Harrisburg, PA (March 11, 2016) – The veteran goalkeeper returns to Harrisburg for his fifth season in the net for the Islanders.  Noble comes off of a strong 2015 season in which he made 28 appearances, tallying a total of 2,475 minutes while recording 9 shutouts. Since joining the club in 2012, Noble has made 104 appearances for the Islanders.

  • 03/10/16 Spring into Savings with Discounts & New Ticket Packages!

    Harrisburg, PA (March 10, 2016) – The Islanders announced today, that in addition to single-game tickets, reserved tickets and full season ticket packages for the 2016 season  they will now offer “Socceritaville” packages for ten (10) matches at FNB Field, City Island, Harrisburg and five (5) matches at Clipper Magazine Stadium, Lancaster; as well as, a “Flex-pack”

  • 03/10/16 Isles Continue 2016 Preseason with Trip to Lehigh

    City Islanders Face Lehigh In Third Preseason Test

    Harrisburg, PA (March 10, 2016) – Becher’s 2016 squad will continue their preseason slate Thursday, March 10 with a trip to Ulrich Sports Complex to face Lehigh University.

  • 03/08/16 Islanders Sign Defender Darvin Ebanks for 2016 Season

    Harrisburg, PA (March 10, 2016) – Darvin will make his debut appearance for the City Islanders this 2016 season.
    Before joining the Islanders, Ebanks attended Mount de Sales High School where he was a 5-star recruit by Top Drawer Soccer. The 6’1” defender has quite a reputation, being named No. 17 in the nation by College Soccer News, No.

  • 03/03/16 Islanders Welcome Back Garret Pettis

    Harrisburg, PA (March 3, 2016) – Pettis returns to Harrisburg for his fourth year and is poised to produce a productive season on the pitch in 2016.
    Last season, Pettis dished-out one assist and scored 2 goals in 24 appearances. In 2014, he appeared in 23 matches for the Islanders, tallying 671 minutes on the pitch while netting three goals and dishing-out two assists.

  • 03/02/16 Islanders Open Preseason In State College

    Harrisburg, PA (March 2, 2016) – Becher’s 2016 squad will begin their preseason slate Thursday, March 3 at 6:30 p.m. with a trip to State College to face Penn State University. The team will then travel to face UMBC on Sunday, March 6.

  • 03/01/16 Islanders Add Aaron Wheeler to 2016 Roster

    Islanders announced today the addition of forward Aaron Wheeler to their 2016 USL roster
    Harrisburg, PA (March 1, 2016) – Wheeler joins the club after two seasons with Major League Soccer’s Philadelphia Union and a successful 2015 campaign with the Wilmington Hammerheads.

  • 03/01/16 Welcome the Islanders Newest Front Office Team Member, Anthony Catalani

    Anthony Catalani II joins the Islanders organization as Director of Tickets and Fan Development for the 2016 Season
    As a graduate of East Stroudsburg University with previous work experience in both Harrisburg and Lancaster, Anthony quickly differentiated himself in the application process.

  • 02/26/16 Leverock Looking to Make Immediate Impact in 2016

    Harrisburg, PA – The 23-year old Bermudian international is back for his sophomore season with the Isles. In 2015, the center back played 22 games, contributed to 9 shutouts ( 4th in the USL) and chipped in 3 goals.

  • 02/25/16 Benbow Returns for Second Season with Islanders

    Harrisburg, PA (February 25, 2016) – Cardel Benbow’s returns for his second season with the Islanders after a successful rookie campaign in 2015.  Last season Benbow scored two goals and had two assists playing a total of 936 minutes. The 5-foot-4, 145-pound, midfielder from Jamaica played three seasons for St.

  • 02/23/16 Barril Returns For 2016 Season

    Harrisburg, PA (February 23, 2016) – Jose Maria Barril returns to the Islanders for his third season, after joining the team on a transfer from Real Madrid in 2014. Over the course of his time in Harrisburg, Barril has played 48 games, accruing 3,836 minutes, scoring 5 goals and setting up 8 assists. In 2015, he led the team in assists with 7, tied with Enric Valles and Jason Plumhoff.

  • 02/15/16 2016 Tickets Now On Sale!

    Harrisburg, PA (February 15, 2016) – The City Islanders announced Monday morning single-game tickets, reserved tickets and full season ticket packages are now on sale for the 2016 season for ten (10) matches at FNB Field, Harrisburg and five (5) matches Clipper Magazine Stadium, Lancaster.

  • 02/09/16 Bill Becher Adds GM Title to Head Coaching Duties

    Islanders veteran Head Coach expands role within franchise
    Harrisburg, PA (February 9, 2016) – The City Islanders have announced that Bill Becher, the only coach the City Islanders have ever known, has now added General Manager to his list of titles.

  • 02/05/16 Islanders Academy Players Celebrate National Signing Day

    Harrisburg, PA (February 5, 2016) – The Islanders are proud to announce that six players from the City Islanders Youth Academy program have signed with collegiate soccer programs during the NCAA’s National Signing Day on Wednesday, February 3.


    (FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  February 4th, 2016 )Harrisburg, PA – The Harrisburg City Islanders of USL Soccer in conjunction with Market Street Sports Group (MSSG) are proud to announce the renewal of their corporate partnership with Community Aid Thrift Stores.