COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (January 10th, 2024) – The Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC announced that they have signed forward Quenzi Huerman, from Asheville City SC. The transaction is pending league and federation approval.
“I am delighted to have signed with the Switchbacks. I cannot wait to meet the team and get to work with them,” said Huerman. “The coaches and the organization as a whole put their trust in me and I cannot wait to start my professional career in such a great environment. We’ll be ready to put on a show for our fans.”
In Huerman’s recent season, he played for the University of North Carolina, racking up 1,467 minutes, 10 goals, and seven assists. He was also selected as a Third Team All-American honoree, making him the 50th All-American selection in history for UNC.
Earlier in Huerman’s collegiate career, he played for Palm Beach Atlantic University from 2019-2021 and Seton Hall University in 2022. Throughout his college career, he played in 49 games accruing 13 goals and 16 assists. With an extensive list of accolades, Huerman was named to the 2021 All-SSC First Team and was SSC Player of the Year while attending Palm Beach Atlantic University.
Huerman made his USL League Two debut in 2022, playing for Asheville City SC for two seasons, racking up a total of 23 appearances, nine goals, and seven assists. In 2023, he was named USL League Two South Central Divisional Player of the Year.
“We are excited to have Quenzi join the group for 2024. We have watched him develop and progress during his time in College and USL League Two,” said Head Coach, James Chambers. “His determination to improve himself and his game are traits we value. We know that he will bring that mentality into the group and make a positive impact for the coming season.”
Name: Quentin ‘Quenzi’ Huerman
Date of Birth: July 21st, 2000
Hometown: Vannes, France
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