Benbow called up to Jamaica U23 National Team
Islanders’ Cardel Benbow has been called up to the Jamaica National U23 Olympic Team. He will be playing in the second stage of the Olympic Qualifying tournament matches in Haiti from August 12 to 17, 2015. He will attend the training camp and make himself available for selection to the final traveling delegation selected by the coach.
MATCH REPORT: Islanders Fall to Kickers 4-2
USL Game Report (Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015)
RICHMOND, Va. – In an ending that was filled with late minute dramatics, the Richmond Kickers picked up three crucial points, beating the Harrisburg City Islanders 4-2 at City Stadium.
George Davis IV scored the game-winning goal in the 88th minute and Jason Yeisley scored his second goal in the 90th to put the match away.
Islanders Kickoff Home-and-Home Series vs. Richmond Saturday
Harrisburg, PA (July 29, 2015) – The Harrisburg City Islanders will go into City Stadium this Saturday to face the Richmond Kickers in another home-and-home series with a chance to jump right back into the playoff picture.
City’s thrilling 4-3 win against Pittsburgh in their last game put them in a tie with their cross-state rival with 25 points.
Plumhoff Named Player of the Week, Foster Team of the Week
USL News Release
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
TAMPA, Fla. – Harrisburg City Islanders midfielder Jason Plumhoff has been voted the USL Player of the Week for the 19th week of the 2015 season after he scored a pair of goals, including a stoppage-time winner, to lead the 10-man City Islanders to a 4-3 comeback victory against the Pittsburgh Riverhounds.
Islanders Find First Win Against Pittsburgh in Classic Keystone Derby Fashion
Harrisburg, PA (July 26, 2015) – The Harrisburg City Islanders got their first win in the Keystone Derby this season after finding themselves a man down and trailing 3-1 with less than 30 minutes to play.
Craig Foster and Jason Plumhoff each scored two goals in the comeback including Plumhoff’s game-winning blast that hit off the inside of the post to give the Islanders the 4-3 win.
Harrisburg Hosts Pittsburgh in Crucial Match for Keystone Derby Cup
Harrisburg, PA (July 22, 2015) – After starting undefeated in their first five games at home, the Harrisburg City Islanders will look to get back to their winning ways at Skyline Sports Complex against cross-state rivals the Pittsburgh Riverhounds this Sunday, July 26 at 6:30 p.m.
Islanders Fall to NYRB II in Last Leg of Home-and-Home Series 2-0
Penn Live News Release by Jackie Kantor
Harrisburg, PA (July18, 2015) – The Harrisburg City Islanders have gone from Charleston to Wilmington to New York and back again in the past five weeks.
Philadelphia Union Loans McLaughlin and Hoppenot for Final Match vs. NYRB II
Harrisburg, PA (July 12, 2015) – Philadelphia Union announced today that the club has loaned two players to the team’s official USL affiliate, Harrisburg City Islanders, for their final match in their home-and-home series against the New York Red Bulls II on Saturday, July 18, 2015. Forwards Jimmy McLaughlin and Antoine Hoppenot will join the City Islanders for their USL match tonight.
Islanders Look to Sweep Home-and-Home Series with NYRB II Saturday
Harrisburg, PA (July 16, 2015) – Following a win on the road, the Harrisburg City Islanders will return home to face the New York Red Bulls II this Saturday in the back end of a home-and-home series with three important points on the line.
After suffering their worst defeat of the season, the Islanders went into New York on a quick turn around in need of a win.
Valles Named to USL Team of the Week
USL News Release, Tuesday, July 14, 2015
TAMPA, Fla. – Islanders midfielder, Enric Valles, was named to the USL Team of the Week following an impressive performance against New York Red Bulls II. Valles recorded one goal and one assist in the Islanders 2-0 victory on July 12th.
City Islanders Jump Ahead of NYRB II in East
USL Game Report
Sunday, July 12, 2015
HARRISON, N.J. – The Harrisburg City Islanders tallied a goal on either side of the half and defeated the New York Red Bulls II 2-0 on Sunday at Red Bull Arena.
Craig Foster struck in the 23rd minute and Enric Valles converted an 88th-minute penalty kick to seal three road points for Harrisburg.
Philadelphia Union Loans McLaughlin and Hoppenot for match against New York Red Bulls II
Harrisburg, PA (July 12, 2015) – Philadelphia Union announced today that the club has loaned two players to the team’s official USL affiliate, Harrisburg City Islanders, for their match against the New York Red Bulls II on Sunday, July 12, 2015. Forwards Jimmy McLaughlin and Antoine Hoppenot will join the City Islanders for their USL match tonight.
Jamaican National Team Members Join Islanders for Remainder of 2015 Season
Harrisburg, PA (July 12, 2015) – The Harrisburg City Islanders are pleased to announce the signings of forward Craig Foster and defender Shaquille Dyer. The two were both key members of the Jamaican National Team and will join the Islanders for the 2015 season.
In 2010, Foster scored 15 league goals for Reno FC and voted Jamaica Premier League Player of the Year in 2010/11.
Islanders Kickoff Crucial Home-and-Home Series at Red Bull Arena Sunday
Harrisburg, PA (July 9, 2015) – After losing their first game at home all season the Harrisburg City Islanders will have to turn around quickly to play two very important games against the New York Red Bulls II starting this Sunday, July 12 at 7 p.m.
Charleston Ends Isles Unbeaten Streak at Skyline
Harrisburg, PA (July 8, 2015) – The Harrisburg City Islanders suffered their first league loss of the season on City Island in a 4-0 handling by the Charleston Battery.
From the opening kick-off it was a replay of the last meeting between these two teams. Charleston scored early and often against the Islanders.
Philadelphia Union Loans McLaughlin and Hoppenot for Rematch against Charleston
Philadelphia Union announced today that the club has loaned two players to the team’s official USL affiliate, Harrisburg City Islanders, for their match against the Charleston Battery on Wednesday, July 8, 2015. Forwards Jimmy McLaughlin and Antoine Hoppenot will join the City Islanders for their USL rematch tonight.
McLaughlin returns to Harrisburg for his fourth season with the Islanders.
Benbow Named to USL Team of the Week
USL News Release, Tuesday, July 7, 2015 – Islanders forward, Cardel Benbow, was named to the USL Team of the Week following an impressive performance against Wilmington. Benbow worked hard all game and was rewarded with a late winner in a 1-0 victory on July 4th.
Islanders Focused on Charleston Rematch July 8
Harrisburg, PA (July 6,2015) – The Harrisburg City Islanders will have a lot of work to do to keep their undefeated record intact at home when they take on the Charleston Battery, the second best team in the east this Wednesday, July 8 at 7 p.m.
It will be the second meeting in less than two weeks and the third meeting overall for the two teams.
Benbow Keeps Islanders Undefeated at Skyline
The Harrisburg City Islanders got a 1-0 win against the Wilmington Hammerheads on a late Cardel Benbow goal, which gave the Islanders their first victory in almost two months.
Benbow’s speed and skill had been frustrating the Wilmington defense all night but he had just enough left to blow passed the defender after he received a ball from Jason Plumhoff on a breakout.
Celebrate July 4th with the Islanders!
Harrisburg, PA (July 2, 2015) – The Harrisburg City Islanders hope this weekend’s match will result in a much-needed win when they take on the Wilmington Hammerheads July 4th at 7 p.m.
The Islanders (4-4-4 16pts) are seventh overall in the Easter Conference and are undefeated at home (2-0-2).
Kelly Leads Battery Past Islanders
USL Game Report
Saturday, June 27, 2015
CHARLESTON, S.C. – Charleston Battery forward Dane Kelly opened the scoring in the second minute and added his second of the night with a brilliant 25-yard blast in the second half to lead the hosts past the Harrisburg City Islanders 4-1 on Saturday night at Blackbaud Stadium.
Union Loans McLaughlin, Bird and Lee for Charleston Rematch
Three Union Loanees Join Islanders for Saturday, June 27 match against the Charleston Battery
Philadelphia Union announced today that the club has loaned three players to the team’s official USL affiliate, Harrisburg City Islanders, for the tonight’s USL rematch.
Islanders travel to Charleston for Match Saturday
Harrisburg, PA (June 25, 2015) – It has been a tough month for the Harrisburg City Islanders. After going a month without losing a game, they have now gone a month without winning one.
They will be looking to stem the tide this Saturday when they invade Blackbaud Stadium to take on the Charleston Battery at 7:30 p.m.
Ekra Named to USL Team of the Week
USL News Release, Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Islanders midfielder, Yann Ekra, was named to the USL Team of the Week following an impressive performance against league leading Rochester. Ekra and the Islanders almost handed Rochester their first loss in a 1-1 draw at Skyline Sports Complex on Friday, June 19th.
Islanders tie undefeated Rochester 1-1 in front of record-breaking crowd
The Harrisburg City Islanders were on the verge of pulling a major upset at Skyline Sports Complex against the Rochester Rhinos but gave up a late goal to end the match at a 1-1 draw in front of a record-breaking 3,024 fans.
Harrisburg almost accomplished something no other team has been able to do this season, beat the Rhinos in regulation.
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