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  Upper 90 By Derek Meluzio
City Islanders on TV this weekend plus more...
He was the driving force behind the City Islanders defense in the 1-1 tie with Wilmington.
The Harrisburg City Islanders have partnered with Castaway Critters, The James A. Hueholt Memorial Foundation for Animals, to produce a 2009 Calendar.
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 United Soccer Leagues (USL)
HARRISBURG, PA -- Despite a superlative effort, the Harrisburg City Islanders fell 3-1 to the Charlotte Eagles in front of 1,813 fans at Skyline Sports Complex on Saturday night.
The City Islanders could not expand the lead despite numerous chances, most of them coming from Severs, the Penn State grad who set a team record with eight shots on goal.
Severs was the prime beneficiary of an effective Harrisburg midfield and an up-tempo pace which resulted in 19 shots—though many of those shots missed by inches high or wide, or were snared by McClellan.
uslpro.uslsoccer.com /home/98588.html   (371 words)

  
 HarrisburgPA.gov—Recent Press Releases
City trash collection services for both commercial and residential customers will be suspended for one day, on Friday, and the city’s popular Fishing Derby is being pushed back to the following weekend of Sept. 27, 28 and 29.
Harrisburg, PA—Mayor Stephen R. Reed today announced that construction will soon be underway on one of the largest residential housing projects ever conducted in Harrisburg, with the $37.7 million rehabilitation of the Maclay Street Apartments set to begin within the next month.
Harrisburg’s trash recycling program is being further enhanced with the free distribution of new recycling containers to any resident needing one, Mayor Stephen R. Reed announced today.
www.harrisburgpa.gov /pressReleases/prArchives/2003/09   (1755 words)

  
 CityIslandersHarrisburgPa   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Without it, the Harrisburg City Islanders might be heading into the USL Pro Soccer League playoffs riding a draw or a disappointing loss.
Harrisburg appeared headed in the right direction at the start, uncorking what Becher called his club's best play of the year during the first 20 minutes.
The Harrisburg City Islanders ended their 2004 regular season in memorable fashion on Saturday night, as a sellout crowd of 2,371 fans at Skyline Sports Complex witnessed the Islanders edge past the Charlotte Eagles by the final score of 2-1.
jessensoccer.homestead.com /CityIslandersHarrisburgPa.html   (1016 words)

  
 City Islanders Store - City Islanders, Wilmington Tie at Skyline
With the advantage, Harrisburg looked to press the attack, but aside from a give-and-go between Teofore Bennett and John Lapore that yielded a high shot in the 59th minute, Wilmington had the better of the chances.
The City Islanders found themselves up two men in the 70th minute, when defender Devlin Barnes was sent off for going in with his cleats up and catching McClellan in the face.
Harrisburg had one final chance in stoppage time, when Mitchell got his head on a Schofield corner kick, but the ball landed safely in Creasman’s gloves.
www.cityislanders.com /driver.aspx?topic=2006_0618   (604 words)

  
 City Island (Pennsylvania) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
City Island is an island in the Susquehanna River between Harrisburg and Wormleysburg, Pennsylvania.
This facility is the home of the Harrisburg City Islanders USL Second Division soccer team and the Central Penn Piranha, a semi-professional football team which belongs to the North American Football League.
City Island is also the permanent location of the proposed Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame, adjacent to a multi-level parking garage and a planned CorridorOne regional rail station.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/City_Island_(Pennsylvania)   (195 words)

  
 United Soccer Leagues (USL)
The Harrisburg City Islanders have announced the addition of two players to their master roster: goalkeeper Michael Behonick will join the team on loan from the A-League’s Charleston Battery through the end of the season, and rookie defender Adam Schultz has signed with the club, pending United Soccer Leagues approval.
The Harrisburg City Islanders have announced the acquisition of goalkeeper Michael Behonick on loan from the A-League’s Charleston Battery.
The Harrisburg City Islanders have acquired goalkeeper Chris Doyle on loan from the A-League’s Charleston Battery, it was announced on Thursday.
prosoccer.uslsoccer.com /transactions/index_E.html   (874 words)

  
 Harrisburg City Islanders - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The City Islanders were an immediate success in the second division, finishing fifth in their inaugural season, and qualifying for the playoffs, where they were eliminated in the first round by the Pittsburgh Riverhounds.
The City Islanders improved on this showing in their second year, as they finished third in the league with a 12-3-5 record, but were eliminated from the playoffs by the eventual champions, the Charlotte Eagles.
In 2005, Bill Becher, the Harrisburg coach, was named USL-2 Coach of the Year, while player Chad Severs was named Rookie of the Year, before moving on to the Rochester Raging Rhinos.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Harrisburg_City_Islanders   (196 words)

  
 Iribarren not happy after tie - Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
The Riverhounds FC came from behind to tie the Harrisburg City Islanders, 1-1, at Falconi Field on Friday night, but their play didn't merit praise from coach Ricardo Iribarren.
After a scoreless first half, Harrisburg (6-3-3) took the lead early in the second on a goal by midfielder Steve Fisher in the 49th minute.
Harrisburg outshot the Riverhounds, 17-13, and fouls were even at 16 each.
www.pittsburghlive.com /x/pittsburghtrib/s_349592.html   (308 words)

  
 5/7/05 Eagles vs. City Islanders
Harrisburg, PA - The Charlotte Eagles (4-0-1, 13pts) faced the Harrisburg City Islanders (3-1-1, 10 pts) tonight, wrapping up their two game road trip.
The Harrisburg City Islanders got on the board first, early in the first half.
Harrisburg continued to lead most of the first half until the 41st minute, when Dustin Swinehart, rushing to goal, was taking down in the box by the Harrisburg defense.
www.charlotteeagles.com /News/2005/5-7EaglesIslanders.htm   (436 words)

  
 RichmondKickers.com
Harrisburg cut the deficit in the 52nd and 89th minutes on goals by forward Jamel Mitchell and midfielder Matt Tanzini.
Williams chipped the ball over the Harrisburg defenders and found forward Robert Ssejjemba in the air at the six yard spot who headed the ball into the back of the net for his fourth goal of the season.
In a last minute effort to reduce the deficit, City Islanders midfielder Matt Tanzini was open inside the box and sent a blistering shot past a diving Pascale for the final 5-2 scoreline.
www.richmondkickers.com /aleague/news/132586.html   (837 words)

  
 Lock Haven University Athletics :: Full Story   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The defender played a key role for the City Islanders in those two victories, their first consecutive wins of the 2006 season.
Harrisburg topped last season’s league champion, the Charlotte Eagles in game one of the week, 3-1 on Wednesday and followed that up 1-0 victory over the Long Island Rough Riders.
Bixler and his City Islanders, who are unbeaten in their last four games going 2-0-2 are currently 4-4-3 and sit tied for fourth place in the USLSD.
havensports.com /fullstory2.php?storyid=624   (190 words)

  
 4-30 Charlotte vs. Harrisburg
Patrick Daka had the ball in the Harrisburg 18 yard box and was taken down by goalkeeper Bryan Hill resulting in an Eagles Penalty kick.
Harrisburg was unable to clear, and Mintah found the loose ball 15 yards out.
Harrisburg outshot Charlotte in the first half, but could not capitalize on their chances.
www.charlotteeagles.com /News/2005/04-30-05.htm   (672 words)

  
 City Islanders Unveil 2007 Roster, Jerseys - OurSports Central - Independent and Minor League Sports News
Harrisburg's roster as of Wednesday's event featured 21 players, 11 of whom return from the 2006 squad that finished 8-9-3 and missed qualifying for the USL-2 post season for the first time in the team's brief history.
The City Islanders travel this afternoon to Washington, D.C. for a preseason match against the D.C. United Reserves and complete their preseason schedule with a mini-tournament at Hersheypark Stadium on Saturday April 14.
The City Islanders begin their fourth season of play in the United Soccer Leagues Second Division against the Wilmington Hammerheads on Saturday April 21, 2007 at Skyline Sports Complex on City Island.
oursportscentral.com /services/releases/?id=3450565   (976 words)

  
 Mid-Atlantic Soccer Report   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Harrisburg, though, had the first real chance in the 11th minute, as Teofore Bennett caught defender Kelvin Jones flat-footed and slipped a pass to his left between defenders Kevin Knight and Tony Williams for Jamel Mitchell.
Harrisburg finally scored two minutes later, as Bennett dribbled past defender Ray Goodlett just outside the right side of the 18-yard box and, at the endline, threaded a pass through two defenders to Mitchell, who beat Knight to the ball and tapped it into the left corner of the goal from close range.
Harrisburg cut into the final margin in the 89th minute, as Pascale deflected, but could not keep out, Matt Tanzini's 18-yard rip to the left corner.
mid-atlantic.matchnight.com /umindex.cfm?page=ARTICLE&show=18953   (1660 words)

  
 Sports Features Communications™ - Press Point
Harrisburg scored first in the 15th minute with a goal by Chad Severs assisted by Jamel Mitchell.
The City Islanders' Severs scored again in the 86th minute assisted by David Schofield.
Kings' goalkeeper Jordan James had five saves while the City Islanders' Dave Kern had eight saves on goal.
www.sportsfeatures.com /PressPoint/show.php?id=31638   (194 words)

  
 Super Nova F.C. -   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Many of Dorsey's messages are delivered at Harrisburg's Wordsworth Academy, where he serves as director of education at a school for behaviorally challenged youngsters who need to be propped up emotionally and academically.
Actually, since joining the City Islanders after playing in Hershey and several other locales, he believes his odyssey might be easier now.
Perched in the heart of the City Islanders' flat-back four, Dorsey provides the physical element to the Harrisburg defense while Kyle Swords brings the finesse.
www.supernovafc.com /spotlit.php   (619 words)

  
 Harrisburg, Pennsylvania - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Harrisburg is the capital of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, a state of the United States of America.
The Harrisburg Senators of the Eastern League and the Harrisburg City Islanders of the USL Second Division have both started play in the city during his time as mayor.
Harrisburg is the 6th most populous city in the eastern U.S. and 47th in the nation of Vietmanese population with 2,649 residents.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Harrisburg,_Pennsylvania   (4409 words)

  
 The Sentinel Online : Archives : Sports
With a 1-0 loss to Cincinnati in front of a sellout crowd of 2,483 at Skyline Sports Complex Saturday night, the Harrisburg City Islanders were eliminated from the United Soccer League (USL) Second Division postseason race for the first time in the team's brief history.
Harrisburg's best second-half chance came in the 74th minute, when James held Matt Tanzini's right-footed shot at the near post.
Notes: City Islanders rookie Justin Sadler, a graduate of Cumberland Valley High School, left in the 15th minute with an apparent ankle injury.
www.cumberlink.com /articles/2006/08/07/sports/sports21.txt   (391 words)

  
 USOpenCup.com -- Powered by Demosphere
The Harrisburg City Islanders saw their Open Cup dream snatched away from the other side of the country.
Harrisburg did themselves no favors though, losing earlier in the evening to defending PSL Champions Wilmington Hammerheads, 3-1.
This left the Islanders as scoreboard watchers, needing San Diego to lose to California later in the night.
www.usopencup.com /qual/pls/index_E.html   (185 words)

  
 The Sentinel Online : Archives : News
Also, the event can be larger at CV than it was at City Island — and the school district’s stadium is better, he said.
CV Athletic Director Dave Bitting said the district is “very excited” to have the City Islanders and D.C. United play at the school.
Derek Potteiger, class of 1998, is team captain for the City Islanders, while 2000 graduate Josh Gros is a starter in D.C. United’s midfield.
www.cumberlink.com /articles/2006/04/11/news/news25.txt   (293 words)

  
 RichmondKickers.com
Named 2005 USL Second Division Organization of the Year, the City Islanders finished the 2005 season third in the USL Second Division with a regular season record of 12-3-5, losing to eventual USL Second Division Champion Charlotte in the semi-finals under the guidance of USL Second Division Coach of the Year Bill Becher.
Last week, Harrisburg tied the Pittsburgh Riverhounds, 2-2 on the road while the Kickers shutout the Long Island Rough Riders with a scoreline of 5-0.
City Islanders: A regular starter and point producer for the Jamaican National Team, forward Teofore Bennett (#23) joined the City Islanders prior to the 2006 season after a stint with the Virginia Beach Mariners (USL1).
www.richmondkickers.com /home/131908.html   (749 words)

  
 Super Nova F.C. - Coaches   (Site not responding. Last check: )
He was a member of the Kansas City Comets' 1984 play-off team and served as their assistant coach from 1986-1988.
Dale is the head coach of the Conrad Weiser High School boys' soccer team and is an ODP staff coach for the Eastern PA Youth Soccer Association.
John is a graduate of Kutztown University, a member of the Harrisburg City Islanders and former Super Nova player.
www.supernovafc.com /coaches.php   (466 words)

  
 Wilmington Hammerheads | News
Harrisburg, PA,– The Wilmington Hammerheads earned a hard fought 2-2 tie with the Harrisburg City Islanders at Skyline Sports Complex on Sunday Afternoon.
In the 50th minute, Chase pulled down Islander David McClellan as he started on a breakaway, drawing a red card and leaving Wilmington a man down.
The additional space paid dividends for Harrisburg in the 75th minute, when Jim Stevens slotted home his first professional goal for a 2-1 lead.
www.wilmingtonhammerheads.com /news.asp?id=289   (206 words)

  
 PennLive: City Islanders
STATUS CHECK Returning to the Maryland Soccer Plex for the first time in four-plus seasons, the Harrisburg City Islanders walked out of the venue where they won for the first time with a 2-0 victory over expansion Real Maryland Sunday afternoon in Germantown, Md.
After spending the 2007 USL Second Division season commanding Skyline Sports Complex's intimate penalty areas for the Harrisburg City Islanders -- and winning a championship -- Matt Nelson couldn't wait for his first trip back to central Pennsylvania.
Even though they encountered almost no resistance from their first-round opponent in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup, the Harrisburg City Islanders know that won't be the case when American soccer's national tournament resumes tonight at Skyline Sports Complex.
www.pennlive.com /cityislanders/patriotnews   (400 words)

  
 Men's Soccer Release - Lehigh
Fisher then went onto lead the Islanders with 19 games played in that inaugural season, finishing second in both goals (four) and points (12), and was tied for second with four assists.
Steve Fisher will be playing in his third season with the City Islanders and has established himself as a seasoned and valued professional," Koski said.
Sam Bishop has devoted the past year and a half preparing for this opportunity and I'm delighted that the City Islanders offered him a contract.
www.lehighsports.com /sports/msoccer/release.asp?release_id=4278   (613 words)

  
 Long Island Rough Riders Soccer
While the conditions affected each side, the Harrisburg City Islanders were able to put together just enough touches to come away with a 1-0 victory over the Rough Riders on a 74th minute goal by Jamel Mitchel
While Long Island carried the game for a better portion of the first half, it was Harrisburg that seemed to gain the momentum in the second half.
The City Islanders were content to put the balls towards the far corners to play out the clock.
www.liroughriders.com /pages/gamereport/currentgame.cfm   (583 words)

  
 Sporting Goods Store Harrisburg Pennsylvania
Harrisburg City Islanders - The Harrisburg City Islanders are a minor league soccer team based in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, who currently play in the USL Second Division.
The City Islanders play at the Skyline Sports Complex on Harrisburg's City Island park.
Skyline Sports Complex - Skyline Sports Complex is a sports complex/stadium on City Island along the Susquehanna River in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
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