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Photo Gallery: Riverhounds, North Carolina play to a 1-1 draw before sellout crowd at Highmark Stadium

Pittsburgh Soccer Now’s Ed Thompson got to Highmark Stadium a little earlier than usual, and captured some images of Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC fans prior to Saturday night’s match vs North Carolina

Riverhounds extended their unbeaten streak to seven games, but the team was unable to hold on to take all three points and settled for a 1-1 draw with North Carolina FC tonight at Highmark Stadium.

PSN’s Griffin Floyd has full details and reaction for PSN’s Match Report.

Edward Kizza scored just before halftime for the Hounds (3-3-4), but a headed goal in the second half by Evan Conway pulled North Carolina (2-4-5) level.  It was the first draw in five meetings between the teams, and it came in front of a sellout crowd of 5,113.

Ed Thompson Photo Gallery (PITvNC – May 18, 2024 – Highmark Stadium)

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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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