Clubs all-time saves leader, Noble returns for this third season in Harrisburg

Islanders Re-Sign Veteran Goalkeeper, Nick Noble

(Harrisburg, PA)-  The Harrisburg City Islanders are pleased to announce the re-signing of veteran goalkeeper, Nick Noble.  The standout net-minder returns to Harrisburg for his third season with the club.Nobles experience and skill delivers an anchor in the Isles defense.

 The 6-foot-4, 200-pound West Virginia native returns after another impressive season in net for the Islanders in 2013.  During the 2013 season, Noble played in all 26 matches, notching 2,340 minutes on the pitch.  Noble led the team in minutes played and boasted five shutouts.  His career-high 105 saves in 2013, moved him into the top spot of the Islanders all-time saves record, with 175.  In fact, Nobles 2013 season moved him up into multiple all-time goalkeeping records for the Islanders, including games played by a goalkeeper, minutes played by a goalkeeper, wins by a goalkeeper, and tied for first place with 13 career shutouts.  Nobles return to the Islanders provides the club with veteran leadership and familiarity.

Prior to his time with the Islanders, Noble played professionally for multiple teams, including the Chicago Fire, LA Galaxy, Austin Aztec’s, and Ljungskile of Sweden.  Noble also had an outstanding collegiate career at West Virginia University, where he was named Big East Goalkeeper of the Year in 2006.

 With the 2014 USL PRO season right around the corner, the Islanders are preparing for another competitive and exciting season in the USL PRO.  The Isles will kick-off their 2014 campaign on April 5th against the Hammerheads in Wilmington, NC.  Home opener is slated for April 19th against the Dayton Dutch Lions at the Skyline Sports Complex in Harrisburg.  Season tickets and group packages are on sale now.  To purchase tickets please visit our website at cityislanders.com or contact our office at 441-GOAL (4625).

 

2013 Statistics

Pos.   Player                  GP     MIN   GA   GAA    SO   SAVES    SHFC

GK     Nick Noble           26     2340   39   1.5       5      105        203

 

 

 

 

Player: Nick Noble

Position: Goalkeeper

Height: 6-4

Weight: 200

Hometown: Charleston, West Virginia

 

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