As the soccer stadium in Rochester sits empty for most of this summer, it’s hard to image this town was once called Soccer Town, USA.
The title was well earned by a team that became living legends, at least by Rochester standards.
The franchise was born in an unlikely place. They scoffed at the notion of needing to find “diamonds in the rough”. They might never have been champions without one key piece.
How the Rhinos came together and what it was like to be the best soccer team in all the country all included in the Rise and Fall of the Rochester Rhinos, Part I.