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Tuesday, October 17, 2017

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Rowdies to host Cincinnati in playoffs

The Rowdies open the USL playoffs by hosting sixth seed Cincinnati in an Eastern Conference quarterfinal at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Al Lang Stadium. They learned they would be the No. 3 seed after Saturday’s league matches but were unsure of their oppo...
Published: 10/15/17

Rowdies clinch home playoff game with win in finale

ORLANDO — The Rowdies shut out Orlando City B 2-0 in Thursday’s regular-season finale, clinching a home game in the USL quarterfinals.The Rowdies will have an Eastern Conference playoff matchup Oct. 21 at Al Lang Stadium against an opponent to be det...
Published: 10/12/17
Culver's crosses into Brandon near Selmon Expressway

Culver's crosses into Brandon near Selmon Expressway

BRANDON — Like many children, Theresa Hutchins recalls pleading with her parents to take her for ice cream. But unlike most kids, her zest for custard didn't end at the bottom of the cup.Born in Wisconsin, Hutchins moved to Land O'Lakes when sh...
Updated one month ago
Back to life: Event helps Riverview revert to peaceful pace after Irma

Back to life: Event helps Riverview revert to peaceful pace after Irma

RIVERVIEW — Robin and Ray Castell say establishing residency in the Winthrop Village was one of the best decisions of their lifetime."There's such a great sense of community there," said Ray, who cited how the couple's neighbors came together t...
Updated one month ago
'We were lucky': Zephyrhills, Dade City get back to normal after Irma

'We were lucky': Zephyrhills, Dade City get back to normal after Irma

Two weeks after Hurricane Irma struck Florida, residents and city officials in eastern Pasco — hit harder than other areas of the county — are moving forward to regain normalcy.Irma's eye passed directly over Zephyrhills and just west of ...
Updated one month ago

Rowdies fall to New York Red Bulls II

MONTCLAIR, N.J. — The Rowdies started a three-game road trip with a 4-2 loss to New York Red Bulls II on Saturday.Martin Paterson and Hunter Gorskie had Tampa Bay's goals.The Rowdies (10-7-8) trailed 1-0 17 minutes into the game after midfielde...
Updated one month ago

Rowdies settle for draw at home

ST. PETERSBURG — The good news for the Rowdies is that they still haven't lost a game at Al Lang Stadium since late April. The bad news is they had to settle for a 1-1 tie against Ottawa on Saturday night in front of 6,710 sweaty fans.Tampa Bay...
Updated: 2 months ago

Rowdies lose in St. Louis, snapping five-game unbeaten streak

ST. LOUIS — The Rowdies wasted an impressive comeback, losing 4-3 to St. Louis FC on Sunday to snap a five-game unbeaten streak.Tampa Bay (10-7-6) led 3-2 at halftime after trailing 2-0 within the first five minutes. Rowdies midfielder Marcel S...
Updated: 2 months ago

Rowdies offense catches up to defense

ST. PETERSBURG — Tampa Bay took control from the very beginning of Saturday's match against Harrisburg and never let up, scoring an early goal after one of many first-half corner kicks. What seemed mercilessly out of reach for much of the game,...
Updated: 2 months ago
Milestone in reach for Rowdies' Matt Pickens

Milestone in reach for Rowdies' Matt Pickens

ST. PETERSBURG — He's no gray beard yet, but Matt Pickens has been around a while as far as pro athletes go. And at age 35, he's still going plenty strong.On Saturday night, his longevity will place Pickens at a plateau that few modern-day Rowd...
Updated: 2 months ago