Category: Rochester Rhinos

Professional soccer returns to Rochester…again

Professional soccer returns to Rochester…again

Professional soccer is back in Rochester….again! On Tuesday, the Rochester Lancers returned as a franchise and will once again have a season of indoor soccer. A familiar face to Rochester soccer fans will be the head coach Doug Miller who will lead ... MORE
Rochester Rhinos look for new home in suburbs

Rochester Rhinos look for new home in suburbs

The Rochester Rhinos are leaving the stadium built for the team more than a decade ago — announcing their planned departure in a statement posted online Wednesday. United Soccer League has given the Rhinos approval to join USL Division III in 2020 ... MORE
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Rhinos owners plan legal action over stadium lease

Rhinos owners plan legal action over stadium lease

The Rochester Rhinos say they are looking to legal options after failing to reach an agreement over the lease for Capelli Sport Stadium. The city moved to evict the team after the Rhinos cancelled their 2018 season due to financial constraints. The ... MORE
Rochester Rhinos cancel 2018 season after missing goal

Rochester Rhinos cancel 2018 season after missing goal

The Rochester Rhinos’ 2018 season will not happen after the team missed its financial goals, officials announced Thursday. Earlier this month, Rhinos leaders announced the team would need to raise $1.3 million to make the 2018 season happen. Thursday was the deadline ... MORE
Save the (Rochester) Rhinos: Rally planned for Tuesday

Save the (Rochester) Rhinos: Rally planned for Tuesday

Next Tuesday, the Rochester Rhinos will rally to save their 2018 season. ROC United will hold an open mic forum for the Rhinos at Capelli Stadium from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. asking people to “pledge” their support. WHEC: Read More ... MORE
Rhinos lose Hall-of-Fame coach Bob Lilley to USL's Pittsburgh

Rhinos lose Hall-of-Fame coach Bob Lilley to USL’s Pittsburgh

The Rhinos lost their USL Hall-of-Fame coach on Tuesday in a surprise announcement that Bob Lilley is going to coach the Pittsburgh Riverhounds. How the Rhinos’ shaky future impacted that move is expected to be part of what team owners David and ... MORE
Owners need $1.3 million by Nov. 30 or the Rochester Rhinos are extinct for 2018 season

Owners need $1.3 million by Nov. 30 or the Rochester Rhinos are extinct for 2018 season

The storied-yet-struggling Rhinos soccer team has set a Nov. 30 deadline to raise $1.3 million or the 22-year-old franchise will cease operations, Rochester’s team owners David and Wendy Dworkin said during a news conference on Wednesday. “We are at a crossroads, and ... MORE
Rhinos earn return engagement to playoffs and a home game to boot

Rhinos earn return engagement to playoffs and a home game to boot

A 2-1 Rochester Rhinos win over New York Red Bulls II clinched the No. 4 seed and a first-round home playoff game at Capelli Sport Stadium at 6:05 p.m. Saturday. The Rhinos face Charlotte in a rematch of last year’s Eastern Conference ... MORE
Rochester Rhinos glide to 2-0 win

Rochester Rhinos glide to 2-0 win

The Rochester Rhinos topped Toronto Wednesday night, 2-0. Check out the full game highlights from the win below ... MORE
Rhinos topped, 3-0, by New England Revolution

Rhinos topped, 3-0, by New England Revolution

The 2017 Rhinos US Open Cup run ended with a 3-0 Fourth Round loss to the New England Revolution of Major League Soccer at Providence College. Rochester was able to play their brand of soccer for the first 40 minutes of the ... MORE
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Rochester Rhinos shutout Ottawa

Rochester Rhinos shutout Ottawa

The Rochester Rhinos hosted the Ottawa Fury on Saturday and came away with a victory. Ryan Felix got the Rhinos ahead in the 19th minute with a header into the net for his first goal of the season, and that would hold ... MORE
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Rhinos steal US Open Cup win at death

Rhinos steal US Open Cup win at death

Jalen Brown set up Edoung Biyo for a header in the 120th minute as the Rhinos got past GPS Omens from Massachusetts 2-1 in a U.S. Open Cup match Wednesday night at Capelli Sports Stadium. A long ball hit Brown in stride ... MORE
Rhinos quiet Cole-less Rowdies

Rhinos quiet Cole-less Rowdies

The Rochester Rhinos extended their undefeated streak to four games as they took a 1-0 victory against the Tampa Bay Rowdies on Wednesday night in the USL Game of the Week at Capelli Sport Stadium. The Rhinos (3-1-3, 12pts) had the better ... MORE
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Rochester Rhinos owners enter second season uncertain of future

Rochester Rhinos owners enter second season uncertain of future

High Falls, the Kodak and Xerox towers and Rochester’s downtown library are among a handful of sites that plan to be awash in green lights on Friday and Saturday night in honor of the Rochester Rhinos’ 22nd annual home opener at 6:05 p.m. Saturday. City ... MORE
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Rhinos score late to pull out 2-2 draw in home opener vs. Red Bulls II

Rhinos score late to pull out 2-2 draw in home opener vs. Red Bulls II

Two parents were recently cited for leaving their three small children alone in Eastview Mall while they worked. The case led many people to ask what options are available for parents who find themselves in need of emergency child care. Crisis Nursery, ... MORE