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    04/30/16 MATCH REPORT: Rhinos Hold Off Islanders, Stay Perfect at Home

    By CHARLIE CORR – charlie.corr@uslsoccer.com
    Rochester earns 2-1 win against Harrisburg in second of four-game homestand
    ROCHESTER, N.Y. – The Rochester Rhinos scored a goal in each half en route to a 2-1 victory against the Harrisburg City Islanders on Saturday at Rhinos Stadium.

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    04/28/16 MATCH PREVIEW: City Islanders Travel to Rochester for First Face Off of the Season

    Harrisburg, PA (April 28, 2016) – City Islanders FC will look to ride the momentum of a first home win into their first match of the season against the Rochester Rhinos this Saturday, April 30 at 7 p.m. in Rochester.
    The Isles have not had much quality against Rochester in the past two seasons. They are winless in the last four games with two draws and two loses.

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    04/27/16 USL Looks to Future with USL Productions

    By USLSoccer.com Staff
    USL Productions established as stand-alone division within the league’s structure
    TAMPA, Fla. – The United Soccer League has announced the creation of USL Productions, a standalone division of the League that will be the exclusive and premier producer/provider of all USL content across all linear and digital platforms.

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    04/24/16 MATCH PREVIEW: Islanders Return to FNB Field for Orlando Rematch

    Secure your seat to Monday, April 25 match vs. Orlando City B at FNB Field, Harrisburg HERE
    City Islanders FC will play their second game at FNB Field this Monday, April 25 at 7 p.m. when they faceOrlando City FC B for the second time in less than two weeks.

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    04/22/16 MATCH REPORT: Louisville Spoils City Islanders’ Home Opener Rally

    Harrisburg, PA (April 22, 2016) – City Islanders Football Club celebrated their 2016 home opener at FNB Field in front of 2,316 fans where they overcame a two goal deficit in the final minutes of play but we unable defeat Louisville City FC (4-1-0) in the final minutes of play.

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    04/20/16 MATCH PREVIEW: Islanders look to keep pace with Louisville in 2016 home opener

    Harrisburg, PA (April 20, 2016) – City Islanders FC will open up their 2016 home campaign this Friday, April 22 when they take on Louisville City FC at 7 p.m. at FNB Field on City Island.
    After grabbing their first win of the season against Orlando City last week, the Islanders will finally have home field advantage following an elongated three-game road stint.

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    04/19/16 Bobby Warshaw Returns Home with City Islanders

    Written by SCOTT KESSLER – USLSoccer.com Contributor
    Mechanicsburg, Pa. native setting standard in leadership role with Harrisburg
    About 10 miles outside Harrisburg, Pa. lies Mechanicsburg, a borough of about 9,000 residents in Cumberland County. Covering only 2.

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    04/19/16 Save your seat for the Islanders 2016 Home Opener!

    City Islanders take the pitch at FNB Field, Harrisburg for the first time in history Friday
    Ribbon cutting to commemorate iconic moment in franchise history
    GET TICKETS TODAY!
    Harrisburg, PA (April 19, 2016) – For the first time in their history City Islanders FC will not take the field at Skyline Sports Complex on City Island for their home opener.

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    04/19/16 Benbow named to USL Team of the Week after win over Orlando

    City Islanders FC forward Cardel Benbow has been voted USL Team of the Week after scoring his first goal of the season to give the Islanders their first win over Orlando City B.
     
    TAMPA, Fla.

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    04/16/16 MATCH REPORT: Islanders earn first win of the season over Orlando City B

    USL MATCH REPORT
    MELBOURNE, Fla. – Cardel Benbow scored the lone goal in the 60th minute to lead the Harrisburg City Islanders to a 1-0 victory against Orlando City B on Saturday at the Titan Soccer Complex.
    Harrisburg earned its first win of the season, improving to 1-2-0 (3 points) while Orlando dropped to 0-2-1 (1 point).

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    04/14/16 Islanders Look for First Points of the Season in Orlando

    Harrisburg, PA (April 14, 2016) – Due to the postponement of the first leg of the Keystone Derby Cup it has been two weeks since City Islanders FC have seen the pitch in a competitive nature. They will get back on track this weekend when they take on USL newcomer Orlando City B in Titan Soccer Complex this Saturday, April 16 at 7:30 p.m.

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    04/13/16 Join us for the 2016 Home Opener Kickoff Party!

    Fans are invited to meet the 2016 City Islanders, coaches & staff
    win prizes & get tickets for the 2016 home opener this Sunday!

    Sunday, April 17 5:30-7:30PM
    Grain + Verse Bottlehouse
    148 Sheraton Dr, New Cumberland, PA 17070

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    04/08/16 POSTPONED: First Keystone Derby match called off due to weather

    Harrisburg, PA (April 8, 2016) – The United Soccer League has agreed to postpone Saturday’s game between the Pittsburgh Riverhounds and Harrisburg City Islanders at Highmark Stadium in anticipation of extreme weather conditions expected to sweep through Western Pennsylvania this weekend
    The game has been rescheduled to Sunday 17 July. Kickoff will be announced at a later date.

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    04/06/16 Islanders Kickoff 2016 Keystone Derby in Pittsburgh

    Harrisburg, PA (April 6, 2016) – For the third straight game City Islanders FC will be paying in hostile territory when they take the field for the first leg of the Keystone Derby Cup in Pittsburgh this Saturday, April 9 at 7 p.m.

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    04/05/16 Islanders Welcome 2016 MLS SuperDraft Pick, OSU Alum Liam Doyle

    Harrisburg, PA (April 5, 2016) – Liam Doyle, a 2016 MLS SuperDraft pick, joins the City Islanders Football Club for the 2016 season following a successful career at Ohio State University.
    Professional Experience
    On January 19, 2016, Doyle was selected 67th overall in the 2016 MLS SuperDraft by D.C. United.  However, after trialing with the club he was not signed.

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    04/04/16 K&L Gates and Pennsylvania Lottery Present 2016 Keystone Derby

    Harrisburg, PA (April 4, 2016) – The Keystone Derby Cup between City Islanders Football Club and the Pittsburgh Riverhounds just grew even larger with the addition of two big sponsors to the season series in 2016.
    Today the Islanders announced that K&L Gates and the Pennsylvania Lottery have signed on as the official sponsors of the cross-state rivalry.

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    04/02/16 USL Preview: Charlotte Independence vs. City Islanders

    Match Preview provided by USLSoccer.com Staff
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Charlotte Independence and Harrisburg City Islanders will both be looking for bounce-back performances when they meet this Saturday at Ramblewood Stadium. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. ET.
    Matchcenter: http://www.uslsoccer.

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    03/30/16 MATCH PREVIEW: Islanders head to Charlotte for second match of the season

    Harrisburg, PA (March 30, 2016) – After a 3-1 loss to Richmond in their opening match, the City Islanders will be looking to get their first points of the season when they travel to Charlotte this Saturday, April 2 to take on the Charlotte Independence for the first time this season in 2016.

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    03/26/16 MATCH REPORT: Quick Start Propels Kickers Past Isles in Season Opener

    USL Match Report By CHARLIE CORR – charlie.corr@uslsoccer.com
    RICHMOND, Va. – Michael Callahan and Jason Yeisley each scored first-half goals and Yudai Imura added a second-half tally as the Richmond Kickers earned a 3-1 victory against the Harrisburg City Islanders at City Stadium on Saturday, the second day of the USL Kickoff Weekend.

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    03/26/16 MATCH PREVIEW: Isles open 2016 USL season in Richmond

    The City Islanders will kick-off their 2016 campaign at City Stadium Saturday, March 25 when they take on one of their Eastern conference rivals, the Richmond Kickers at 5 p.m.
    Last year Richmond and City met three times at the tail end of the season. Each team was able to grab a win at home plus a 1-1 draw on City Island. A total of 13 goals were scored in the three games.

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    03/26/16 Meet Defender James Thomas

    Harrisburg, PA (March 26, 2016) – Thomas joins the Islanders after spending the 2015 season with Eastern Conference rival, New York Red Bulls II.

    PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
    2015 (NYRB II): Thomas signed with the New York Red Bulls II for the 2015 season and made his debut as a starter for the team in its first ever match on March 28, 2015.

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    03/25/16 Islanders Sign Former Jamaican National Team Forward Paul Wilson

    Harrisburg, PA (March 25, 2016) – The Islanders welcome former Jamaican National Team forward Paul Wilson to the squad for the 2016 season.
    INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCE
    Wilson began his career with Portmore United FC, representing the U-15 team. He then went on to represent the club at the U-17, U-20, and U-21 levels as well as the senior team.

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    03/25/16 Meet Shane Campbell & Shawn McLaws

    Harrisburg, PA (March 25, 2016) – The Islanders are excited to announce two players signings ahead of Saturday’s USL season opener against the Richmond Kickers at City Stadium. York native, Shane Campbell and 2015 MLS SuperDraft pick Shawn McLaws will join the Islanders for the 2016 season.

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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.

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    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.