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USL’s growth spurt
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USL’s growth spurt

New PSP contributor Patrick Glavin looks at USL’s recent growth spurt and what it means for minor league soccer in Harrisburg and beyond.

Isles out of Open Cup, Ready for Battery, Union
Harrisburg City Islanders / Local / US Open Cup / USL

Isles out of Open Cup, Ready for Battery, Union

The City Islanders look forward to a league match against Charleston Battery and a friendly with the Union after being knocked out of the US Open Cup.

Streaking Islanders
Featured / Harrisburg City Islanders / Local / US Open Cup / USL

Streaking Islanders

The City Islanders have seen an end to the run of bad luck that marked the beginning of the season and currently sit in fourth place in the league. The sole remaining USL team in the US Open Cup, they recently dispatched New York Red Bulls in extra time and will face DC United on July 21st. On July 27th they host the Union in a friendly. Here’s a look at their recent form with an eye on some players to watch.

Islanders draw 1-1 with Pittsburgh, Open Cup Tuesday
Harrisburg City Islanders / USL

Islanders draw 1-1 with Pittsburgh, Open Cup Tuesday

The Union’s Nick Zimmerman, on loan to the City Islanders, scores a late equalizer against Pittsburgh Riverhounds. The City Islanders will face amateur side Brooklyn Italians Tuesday night in the US Open Cup.

Pittsburgh visits Harrisburg, Zimmerman visits too
Featured / Harrisburg City Islanders / Local / USL

Pittsburgh visits Harrisburg, Zimmerman visits too

The City Islanders face Pittsburgh Riverhounds in a land versus water animal free-for all. The Union’s Nick Zimmerman could be spending time on the island.

Islanders dominate but draw against Charlotte
Featured / Harrisburg City Islanders / Local / USL

Islanders dominate but draw against Charlotte

Despite dominating play the City Islanders end up with a scoreless draw against the Charlotte Eagles. Before the match, it was announced that JT Noone has signed a season-long deal with the Harrisburg club.

Harrisburg hosting Charlotte saturday, with a surprising loanee
Featured / Harrisburg City Islanders / Local / USL

Harrisburg hosting Charlotte saturday, with a surprising loanee

The Harrisburg City Islanders (1-4-1 ) will host the Charlotte Eagles (3-3-1) this saturday night, May 29th, at 7pm on City Island.  The Islanders will have the benefit of 6’4″ Rochester Rhinos forward Andrew Hoxie for the match. Hoxie was a San Jose draft pick in January who latched on with […]

Islanders Ink Noone – Implications?
Featured / Harrisburg City Islanders / USL

Islanders Ink Noone – Implications?

The CIty Islanders sign Union trialist JT Noone on a 21 day contract. We give you our take on what the signing means.