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  • 11/06/15 USL Executives Head To Tulsa For League Summit

    USL News Release
    Friday, November 6, 2015
    TAMPA, Fla. – The USL will head to Tulsa, Okla. next week for a first-of-its-kind USL Summit hosted by Tulsa Roughnecks FC. USL President Jake Edwards and other league executives will be joined by representatives of all 30 members of the USL, as the league builds toward the 2016 season.
    The four-day event will run from Nov.

  • 10/23/15 Sporting Kansas City Awarded USL’s 30th franchise

    USL News Release
    Thursday, October 22, 2015
    TAMPA, Fla. – The United Soccer League announced today that Sporting Kansas City of Major League Soccer has been awarded the league’s 30th franchise, which will begin play in 2016 as the Swope Park Rangers KC. The Rangers are the USL’s 11th MLS-owned and operated club and will play at Swope Soccer Village in the heart of Kansas City.

  • 10/19/15 Tribbett Named Finalist for USL Rookie of the Year

    USL News Release
    Monday, October 19, 2015
    TAMPA, Fla. – The finalists for the 2015 USL Awards were announced on Monday, as the league revealed the nominees for five awards following the conclusion of a remarkable season on Friday night.

  • 10/15/15 USL Welcomes Back Orlando City SC for 2016

    USL News Release
    Thursday, October 15, 2015
    TAMPA, Fla. – The United Soccer League announced today that Orlando City SC, which was a member of the league from 2011-14 before joining Major League Soccer this season, will return for the 2016 season. The new club, which will play its matches in the greater Orlando area, becomes the league’s 29th franchise.

  • 10/13/15 Harrisburg City Islanders Announce Pro Team Tryout for November 24 & 25

    Harrisburg, PA, October 13, 2015 – The Harrisburg City Islanders are pleased to announce their professional team tryout scheduled for November 24 and 25. The tryout is open to all experienced soccer players who compete collegiately, professionally, or internationally.

  • 10/06/15 Check Out Our Fall & Winter Islanders Academy Events!

    HOLIDAY CAMP – OCTOBER 12, 2015 (9AM-3PM)
    GK CHALLENGE – DECEMBER 19, 2015 (12-6PM)

  • 10/06/15 Thank you fans, sponsors, coaches, players, owners & staff for your support this season!
  • 09/19/15 Islanders Fall Short, Pittsburgh Advances to USL Playoffs

    Harrisburg, PA (September 19, 2015) – Though hopes of keeping the inaugural Keystone Derby Cup seemed out of reach after half when Pittsburgh took a two-goal lead, USL playoff hopes stayed alive until the final whistle blew.

  • 09/17/15 Inaugural Keystone Derby Cup and USL Postseason Dependent on Last Regular Season Match Against Pittsburgh

    Harrisburg, PA (September 17, 2015) – The stage is set. After the blanking of FC Montreal, 5-0, on Wednesday, the Harrisburg City Islanders and Pittsburgh Riverhounds will battle for both the inaugural Keystone Derby Cup and the last spot in USL postseason this Saturday, September 19 at 7 p.m. at Skyline Sports Complex.
    It is a classic win and you’re in situation.

  • 09/16/15 Islanders Keep USL Playoff Push Alive with Win over Montreal

    MONTREAL (September 16, 2015)  – The Harrisburg City Islanders got a hat trick from Jason Plumhoff as their playoffs hopes got a big boost in a 5-0 victory against FC Montreal at Stade Saputo on Wednesday afternoon.

  • 09/15/15 Montreal Result Will Make or Break Playoff Push

    Harrisburg, PA (September 15, 2015) – Before the Harrisburg City Islanders have their final match up with the Pittsburgh Riverhounds on Saturday they will have travel to Canada to face FC Montreal this Wednesday, September 16 at 4 p.m.
    Harrisburg currently trails Pittsburgh by one point and Richmond by two in the USL standings.

  • 09/10/15 Islanders Battle Richmond in USL Playoff Race Saturday

    Harrisburg, PA (September 10, 2015) – The Harrisburg City Islanders will continue the push towards the post-season with a matchup against the Richmond Kickers this Sat., Sept. 12 at 7 pm on City Island.
    Richmond and Harrisburg are currently fighting for their playoff lives. Two points separates them and the final spot.
    This will be the third meeting between the teams this season.

  • 09/06/15 Islanders Draw Against St. Louis, Trail Pittsburgh By One Point in USL Playoff Race

    Harrisburg, PA (September 6, 2015) – The Harrisburg City Islanders missed a chance to take sole possession of the final playoff spot when they played Saint Louis FC to a scoreless draw on Saturday at Sky Line Sports Complex.

  • 09/05/15 Islanders Host St. Louis in Crucial Matchup Sunday

    Harrisburg, PA (September 5, 2015) – When the Harrisburg City Islanders take the field this Sunday night against Saint Louis FC at Skyline Sports Complex they will be in an almost must-win situation if they want to keep their playoff hopes alive.

  • 09/01/15 Barril and Foster named to USL Team of the Week

    USL News Release, Tuesday, September 1, 2015
    TAMPA, Fla. – Islanders Jose Barril and Craig Foster were named to USL Team of the Week following two equally impressive performances in their 6-0 win over FC Montreal on Saturday.

  • 09/01/15 Islanders Continue Playoff Push in Louisville Wednesday

    Harrisburg, PA (September 1, 2015) – If the Harrisburg City Islanders want to keep pace in the USL Playoff Race for the second season in a row they will have to gain a positive result when they travel to take on Louisville City FC on Wednesday, September 2 at 7 p.m.
    Right now two points separate Harrisburg, Pittsburgh and Richmond for the final two playoff spots in the East.

  • 08/29/15 Islanders Take on FC Montreal at Clipper Magazine Stadium

    Harrisburg, PA (August 29, 2015) – The Harrisburg City Islanders will have a change of scenery for their next home match when they take on FC Montreal at Clipper Magazine Stadium in Lancaster Saturday, August 29 7 p.m.
    If you take a look at Harrisburg’s last 11 games you will notice a pattern. Every time they lose a game they follow it up with a win.

  • 08/24/15 Islanders Host FC Montreal and Philadelphia Union at Clipper Magazine Stadium

    Matches scheduled for August 29 and 31 at 7 p.m.
    Harrisburg, PA (July 15, 2015) – The Harrisburg City Islanders are excited to announce a match against FC Montreal and a friendly against exclusive MLS affiliate, the Philadelphia Union, on August 29 and August 31 set to be played at Clipper Magazine Stadium in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

  • 08/24/15 Islanders drop 4-0 loss at Rochester, Rhinos clinch playoff spot

    Saturday, August 22, 2015
    ROCHESTER, N.Y. – The Rochester Rhinos became the first side to clinch a place in the USL Playoffs this season as they took a 4-0 victory against the Harrisburg City Islanders on Saturday night in front of 6,272 fans at Sahlen’s Stadium.

  • 08/20/15 Islanders look to keep playoff push alive against top-seeded Rochester

    The Harrisburg City Islanders will face one of their toughest tests of the season when they head to New York to take on league leading Rochester Rhinos this Saturday, Aug. 22 at 7 p.m.
    In their last meeting the Islanders almost took down the Rhinos for the first time this season but a late-game goal from Christian Volesky took the three points right out from under them.

  • 08/20/15 Islanders Notch Shutout Win Against TFC II

    USL Game Report
    WOODBRIDGE, Ontario (Wednesday, August 19, 2015) – The Harrisburg City Islanders posted a key 2-0 victory against Toronto FC II on Wednesday at the Ontario Soccer Centre to help its push toward a playoff spot in the Eastern Conference.

  • 08/19/15 Harrisburg City Islanders and Philadelphia Union Agree to Dissolve Five-Year Exclusive Partnership

    Isles working diligently with USL League to announce exciting plans for 2016 season
    Harrisburg, PA (August 19, 2015) – The Harrisburg City Islanders and the Philadelphia Union have announced that they have mutually agreed to go separate ways and dissolve the current exclusive partnership which was established in 2010.

  • 08/18/15 Islanders Look to Continue Playoff Push in Toronto

    Harrisburg, PA (August 18, 2015) – It might seem too early to begin talking about must win matches but when the Harrisburg City Islanders travel to Canada this weekend to take on Toronto FC II they need to come home with points.
    Harrisburg currently sits just one spot outside of the playoffs, four points back of their cross-state rival Pittsburgh.

  • 08/12/15 Islanders Suffer Setback Against Louisville

    The Harrisburg City Islanders fell 5-1 to Louisville FC and took a step back in their push for the playoffs last night at Skyline Sports Complex.
    Harrisburg came out flat on both ends of the pitch and it cost them dearly. Matt Fondy, Louisville’s leading scorer punched home four goals, three in the first half, to knock the Islanders out of the game before they could even get going.

  • 08/11/15 Ekra Named to USL Team of the Week

    TAMPA, Fla. – Harrisburg City Islanders midfielder Yann Ekra has been named to the USL Team of the Week for the 21st week of the 2015 season after he assisted and scored a goal to lead the City Islanders to a 3-2 victory against the Richmond Kickers.