New York Red Bulls II (2-4-0, 6 pts) suffered their second consecutive loss against Pittsburgh Riverhounds (4-2-0, 12 pts) on Saturday night.
Pittsburgh Riverhounds opened the scoring in the 3rd minute, when Robbie Mertz converted a penalty kick.
Mertz recorded his second goal of the match in the 61st minute, while Ropapa Mensah tripled the lead off a pass from Raymond Lee. Anthony Velarde rounded out the scoring for Pittsburgh in the 81st minute.
NYRB II forward Dantouma Toure recorded his first professional goal in the 93rd minute, after he found a pass from midfielder Cherif Dieye.
NYRB II forward Sebastian Elney and defender Preston Kilwien each made their 30th appearance for the club.
Midfielder Chris Lema made his 63rd appearance for the club, which puts him sole position of second place all-time, one shy away from tying Jared Stroud for the all-time lead.
NYRB II will return home to welcome Loudoun United FC to Red Bull Arena on Wednesday, August 12, with kickoff set for 7 p.m. ET.