One for the Situation Room

Photo credit to Nick Isby. © 2014 Ben Tsujimoto. All rights reserved.

Although FC Buffalo’s already-faint playoff hopes were blown to smithereens by the barrels of the Fort Pitt Regiment, tomorrow’s match against Detroit City FC is less about standings and more about proving a point to a loyal fan base. On … Continue reading

Bleeding Blitzers playing for pride

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Following Thursday’s 2-0 road loss to Erie, FC Buffalo defender Jake Rinow stewed on the bench, long after his teammates had already trudged to the locker room. You could sense he was coming to grips with a harsh reality: With … Continue reading

Blitzers shelled again by Fort Pitt

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Although the scoreline would indicate otherwise, FC Buffalo began to unravel long before Fort Pitt scored its first goal in a 4-0 pummeling at Demske Sports Complex. The home side’s meltdown was all-encompassing: the Wolves were not technically sharp throughout, … Continue reading

Pittsburgh blues

Neco Brett in Jamaica © 2014 Ben Tsujimoto. All rights reserved.

If there was a worst-case scenario for FC Buffalo’s midweek trip to Pittsburgh, a 5-2 pounding to Fort Pitt would qualify as such. The miserable result doesn’t have to linger, as the Blitzers (3-1-3, WTL) face a rematch against the … Continue reading