Former Hounds on Board as Ft. Pitt Regiment Set to Return to #NPSL

The Fort Pitt Regiment are returning to action in 2017, and will be bringing back some familiar faces to many in Pittsburgh’s soccer circles. A trio of former Pittsburgh Riverhounds, Brendan Alfery (Central Catholic / Robert Morris), Nick Kolarac (West Allegheny / St. Francis) and Anthony Virgara (Keystone Oaks / Marshall) will be representing the Regiment this … More Former Hounds on Board as Ft. Pitt Regiment Set to Return to #NPSL

Report: #ManU’s Ibrahimovic To See Renown Pittsburgh Surgeon, Freddie Fu

Athletes from many sports that have suffered major knee injuries over the years have turned to Pittsburgh, and UPMC’s renown surgeon Dr. Freddie Fu. Again, this appears to be case, as one of the biggest names in English Premier League, Manchester United’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic will be making his way to Pittsburgh to see Fu after suffering … More Report: #ManU’s Ibrahimovic To See Renown Pittsburgh Surgeon, Freddie Fu

ANALYSIS: Hounds Season Heading In Wrong Direction

At the start of the season, I took a “wait and see” approach with the Pittsburgh Riverhounds. With one win, three losses and a pair of draws — and slipping toward the bottom of the USL’s Eastern Conference standings, the Hounds have provided merit for my reservations. For Pittsburgh soccer fans, it has to be frustrating to watch … More ANALYSIS: Hounds Season Heading In Wrong Direction

BREAKING DOWN THE HOUNDS: Back on Road To Meet Struggling Kickers

Pittsburgh Riverhounds (1-2-2, 5 points) vs Richmond Kickers (1-3-0, 3 points) 5 p.m. – City Stadium, Richmond, VA BROADCAST –  USL Match Center / YouTube The Pittsburgh Riverhounds are spending a lot of time in Atlantic Coast Country in early 2017. The Hounds have already made three trips to the Carolinas if you include a preseason … More BREAKING DOWN THE HOUNDS: Back on Road To Meet Struggling Kickers

Swanson Undergoes Surgery; Out ‘5 to 7 Months’

Columbus Crew coach Gregg Berhalter made it official this week that midfielder Ben Swanson, who was on loan to the Hounds, had surgery to repair damage to his ankle and would be placed on the injury list, and is now out five to seven months.    It’s unlikely that Swanson will return this season. This is an … More Swanson Undergoes Surgery; Out ‘5 to 7 Months’

Banjo Scores Early Again, As Hounds Battle Independence to 1-1 Draw

For the second game in four days, the Pittsburgh Riverhounds’ Key Banjo struck early. And this time, his deft scoring touch helped the Hounds earn a road draw, 1-1 at the Charlotte Independence at Eagle Field at Winthrop University on Saturday evening. Banjo opened the game’s scoring in the opening moments, finding space on the flank, … More Banjo Scores Early Again, As Hounds Battle Independence to 1-1 Draw

BREAKING DOWN THE HOUNDS: Looking For Another Win in the Carolinas #CLTvPGH

Pittsburgh Riverhounds (1-2-1, 4 points) vs Charlotte Independence (0-1-1, 1 point) WHEN 7 p.m. on Saturday, April 15 WHERE Eagle Field at Winthrop University WATCH USL Match Center  KEY STORYLINES For the Pittsburgh Riverhounds — it’s been a wildly inconsistent start to the season against a schedule that includes a lot of teams expected to … More BREAKING DOWN THE HOUNDS: Looking For Another Win in the Carolinas #CLTvPGH

ON THIS DAY (2013), Highmark Stadium Hosted 1st @pghriverhounds Game #TBT

I know I’ve already reminisced a bit about this already this week with the return of Jose Angulo on Wednesday night — but four years ago today marked the first game ever played at Highmark Stadium. I remember how excited many of us that had been part of the soccer community in Pittsburgh for many … More ON THIS DAY (2013), Highmark Stadium Hosted 1st @pghriverhounds Game #TBT