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AMO Photoshop Contest

By @SAdyson To start off the pre-season, we are going to have a Photoshop contest. Here is the photo: OBJECTIVE: Photoshop AMO (the mascot of the Riverhounds) photobombing a famous photo. It can be any photo you would like, recent or historical. The more creative, the better. DEADLINE TO SUBMIT: Sunday, February 17th E-mail all submissions to: steelarmyblog [=at=] gmail {dot} com (include the title “AMO Photoshop Contest” in the e-mail) PRIZE FOR THE WINNER: One (1) ticket to the home opener One (1) beverage at the home opener (alcoholic
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Steel Army on Ice

By @SAdyson On December 22, the Steel Army had one of its first social events of the 2013 inaugural season at Highmark Stadium as they took to the ice at the Penguins Pond sponsored by the Pittsburgh Penguins. Skaters enjoyed some of the¬†amenities of the nearly-complete Highmark Stadium, including a concession stand directly behind the supporters’ section in the east end. In addition to this, the west end of the stadium has begun construction–where there will be a restaurant with a solid draft beer selection for guests.
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Highmark Stadium: A Walkthrough

By @SAdyson A new Riverhounds stadium was something of folklore since the Hounds re-joined USL-PRO in 2008. There were always rumblings that the club was going to make a move and build a stadium somewhere in or near the city. Seeing Highmark Stadium go up slowly since last year has been a thrilling sight to see as die-hard Riverhounds fans. Some of the Steel Army was lucky enough to be on-site as the Hounds opened their gates and allowed fans to catch a glimpse of the pitch up-close-and-personal.
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