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News: Highmark Stadium Expanding

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It’s been somewhat common knowledge since the beginning of the season that the Hounds would need to expand Highmark Stadium in the near future, if not this offseason, to meet USSF Division 2 standards. Well since the offseason is upon us it’s time to start making those plans. As reported by John K over at DKPittsburghSports.com General Manager Kevin Johnston has confirmed that once the season wraps up on the 14th the Hounds will get the ball rolling on adding seats to the stadium.

For those who may not be aware Division 2 standards require a team to play in stadiums with at least 5,000 seating capacity. I’ve seen some back and forth, but from what I understand this does not include standing room only. Seating being the key word. Highmark Stadium as it currently sits clocks in at…



GAMEDAY 25: Pittsburgh Riverhounds vs Lehigh Valley

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7PM – Highmark Stadium

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Match Officials, as assigned by PRO:

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REF: Ms. Tori Penso
AR1: Mr. Brian Miller
AR2: Mr. Austin Saini
4TH: Mr. Paul Deverse

Morning Line Odds, via BET365

PIT +125

DRAW +230

LHV +175

Two wins in two is technically a winning streak.

The Hounds look to keep the good times going as they host in-state opponent Lehigh Valley in another huge match. a win plus some favorable results around the league and the Hounds can find themselves above the playoff. Both sides will be missing key pieces and will have to adapt. An interesting 90 minutes are certainly in store.

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GAMESDAY: US Open Cup, 2nd Round

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Today is a unique day to say the least as we have not one, but two Open Cup matches with local interest to follow today. The Riverhounds are in the suburbs of the Windy City to face Chicago FC United while the Tartan Devils occupy Highmark Stadium to host Louisville City FC. Births into the third round, and maybe a little history, are on the line in matches all across the country this evening. Here’s are quick breakdown of the two ties you should be following…

Chicago FC United vs Pittsburgh Riverhounds

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The Hounds find themselves on the campus of Northwestern University to try and play spoil to Chicago FC United. The PDL team finds itself in the second round after beating Grand Rapids FC 1-nil, with the…



GAMEDAY 7: Riverhounds vs City Islanders

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7PM – Highmark Stadium

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Match Officials, as assigned by PRO:

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REF: Mr. Calin Radosav
AR1: Ms. Adrienne McDonald
AR2: Mr. Brandon Smith
4TH: Mr. Alfonso Fajardo

What a time to face Harrisburg, no? The Riverhounds, coming off their most disappointing result of the season, are coming home to play one of the biggest matches of the season. It will be a test to show if the squad has the resilience to bounce back and put together a full 90 minutes against their in-state rivals at a time when three points would be critical. It’s hard to say that you have must-wins in the first 10 matches of the season, but it’s…