LOUISVILLE CITY FC | Boys In Purple Moving Up the Standings

06/19/2017 06:36 PM

Louisville City FC picked up its third consecutive win this past Saturday by topping the Pittsburgh Riverhounds 3-0.

The match was played in front of over 8,000 fans inside Louisville Slugger Field.

As a result of the victory, LouCity FC finds itself alone in second place in the USL’s Eastern Conference standings with 25 points.

It is only three points behind the conference-leading Charleston Battery. Meanwhile, the Boys in Purple are one point clear of the Tampa Bay Rowdies, who are third in the table.

Although many may be focusing on Louisville City FC’s quest to claim the top spot in the Eastern Conference standings, head coach James O’Connor is not one of those people:

LouCity takes on Harrisburg City Islanders Saturday night at 7 p.m. ET inside Harrisburg, Pennsylvania’s FNB Field.

Andrew Chernoff

Andrew is a sports anchor and sports managing editor for Spectrum News. He covers sports all across the state of Kentucky for Sports Night, which airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News. Andrew was a sports anchor and reporter at KFDM/KBTV in Beaumont, Texas for four years before making the move back home to the Midwest. He is originally from Carmel, Indiana and majored in broadcast journalism and political science at Syracuse University.

When he’s not on the air or in the field covering sports, you can likely find Andrew playing golf, watching IndyCar and Formula 1 races, or exploring the state of Kentucky. His favorite sport is open-wheel racing. In fact, he has not missed an Indianapolis 500 since the early 2000s.

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