Rochester Lancers

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Rochester Lancers
Rochester Lancers (NPSL).png
Full name Rochester Lancers
Nickname(s) Lancers
Founded 2015; 2 years ago (2015)
Stadium Wegman's Sports Complex, Rochester, New York
Ground Capacity 2,500
Owner
  • Marc Mandell
  • Nick Mojsovski
Coach Doug Miller
League NPSL
2016 4th, Great Lakes East
Website Club website
Current season

Rochester Lancers (formerly known as Rochester River Dogz FC) is an American soccer team based in Rochester, New York. The team was founded in 2015 and played their inaugural season in 2016. The team plays in the National Premier Soccer League (NPSL), a national league at the fourth tier of the American Soccer Pyramid, in the Midwest Region. The team will play its home games at Wegman's Sports Complex in Rochester, New York, on the campus of Aquinas Institute.

The team rebranded as the Rochester Lancers in April 2017.[1]

About[edit]

The Rochester River Dogz Football Club were accepted to play in the National Premier Soccer League (NPSL) in November 2015. The River Dogz won their inaugural game 1-0 against FC Buffalo. The River Dogz finished the regular season with a 3-4-3 record.[2]

Stadium[edit]

Wegman's Sports Complex in Rochester, NY will serve as the home field for the 2017 season. [3]

Year-by-year[edit]

Year Division League Regular Season Playoffs Open Cup
2016 4 NPSL 4th, Midwest-Great Lakes East Did Not Qualify Did Not Qualify

Players[edit]

Roster[edit]

Where a player has not declared an international allegiance, nation is determined by place of birth. Squad correct as of June 16, 2017.[4]

No. Position Player Nation


1 Goalkeeper Brew, TylerTyler Brew  United States
0 Goalkeeper Banahene, WilliamWilliam Banahene  United States
5 Defender De Point, NikkyeNikkye De Point  United States
14 Defender Harling, AlexAlex Harling  United States
23 Defender Holmes, GlennGlenn Holmes  Ireland
16 Defender Rozzano, AnthonyAnthony Rozzano  United States
7 Defender Crawford, TimTim Crawford  United States
28 Defender Schindler, JakeJake Schindler  United States
22 Midfielder Godoi, RafaelRafael Godoi  Brazil
3 Midfielder Manfut, AntonioAntonio Manfut  United States
6 Midfielder Allan, BenBen Allan  Scotland
13 Midfielder Finn, AugustAugust Finn  United States
11 Forward Fernandes, LukasLukas Fernandes  United States
9 Forward Stone, WilliamWilliam Stone  England
18 Forward Kissi, IsaacIsaac Kissi  Ghana
10 Forward Cunningham, MichaelMichael Cunningham  England
24 Forward Tucker, MattMatt Tucker  United States
15 Forward Gerber, AustinAustin Gerber  United States
00 Goalkeeper Cunningham, KyleKyle Cunningham  United States
30 Goalkeeper Kapinos, JoeyJoey Kapinos  United States
2 Defender Imwalle, JohnJohn Imwalle  United States
4 Defender Byrne, DeanDean Byrne  Ireland
21 Defender Osmic, ZikretZikret Osmic  Bosnia and Herzegovina
29 Midfielder Kapinos, JaymeJayme Kapinos  United States
12 Midfielder Wasson, SammySammy Wasson  United States
17 Midfielder Jiggins, SamSam Jiggins  England
Defender Brickman, MitchellMitchell Brickman  United States
Midfielder Coco, DominicDominic Coco  United States

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Rochester River Dogz FC Rebrands as Rochester Lancers". National Premier Soccer League. 8 April 2017. Retrieved 9 April 2017. 
  2. ^ "National Premier Soccer League". Retrieved December 28, 2016. 
  3. ^ "RIVER DOGZ REBRAND – National Premier Soccer League". 
  4. ^ "Rochester Lancers". 

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