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Hounds dealing with short-term keeper shortage

Here’s my latest update regarding the Riverhounds goalkeeper situation after Trey Mitchell was injured in pregame warm-ups, and Keasel Broome, who filled in to help post a shutout of Tampa Bay Rowdies on Thursday, will be away on international call-up for his home country Barbados for the next game at home on July 4 vs Charlotte.
Mitchell is hoping to be ready, even if he dresses, Hounds coach Dave Brandt is down to one signed keeper on his roster.  The Hounds have yet to announce what they will be doing to fill in this short-term keeper shortage, but I take a look at some of their options.
If you haven’t see Broome’s three save effort at the end of the Tampa Bay game on Thursday at Highmark Stadium, here’s a look at the ridiculous sequence…

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John Krysinsky has covered soccer and other sports for many years for various publications and media outlets. He is also author of 'Miracle on the Mon' -- a book about the Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC, which chronicles the club, particularly the early years of Highmark Stadium with the narrative leading up to and centered around a remarkable match that helped provide a spark for the franchise. John has covered sports for Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, DK Pittsburgh Sports, Pittsburgh Sports Report, has served as color commentator on Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC broadcasts, and worked with OPTA Stats and broadcast teams for US Open Cup and International Champions Cup matches held in the US. Krysinsky also served as the Head Men’s Soccer Coach at his alma mater, Point Park University, where he led the Pioneers to the first-ever winning seasons and playoff berths (1996-98); head coach of North Catholic boys (2007-08), associate head coach of Shady Side Academy boys (2009-2014).

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