Colorado Springs, CO (July 16, 2019) – The USL Championship officially announced today that Jordan Burt was named to the Team of the Week for week 19 of the 2019 season.
Burt made the Team of the Week by playing a pivotal role in keeping the clean sheet for the Switchbacks. The defender won 7 of 8 duels, made six recoveries, won two tackles, and completed 35 of 47 passes to help the Switchbacks earn their fourth clean sheet of the season in route to a 1-0 victory over Tulsa Roughnecks FC.
USL Championship Team of the Week - Week 19
GK - CJ Cochran, Fresno FC
D - Jordan Burt, Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC
D - Juan Barahona, Sacramento Republic FC
D - Sean McFarlane, Austin Bold FC
M - Jared Stroud, New York Red Bulls II
M - Danny Barrera, Hartford Athletic
M - Chris Lema, New York Red Bulls II
M - Enzo Martinez, Charlotte Independence
F - Adam Jahn, Phoenix Rising FC
F - Douglas Martinez, Real Monarchs SLC
F - Brian Wright, Birmingham Legion FC
Bench: Chris Hubbard (LOU), Marcus Epps (NY), Issa Rayyan (BST), Wal Fall (OTT), Tom Barlow (NY), Jose Angulo (HFD), Maikel Chang (SLC)
The Switchbacks are back at Weidner Field on July 20th to take on the OKC Energy FC on Margaritaville Night, with $3 margaritas all night long! The first 700 fans in attendance will receive a free Switchbacks jersey t-shirt courtesy of Weidner Apartment Homes. Full 16oz beers will be available for $1 for the first 30 minutes after gates open at 5:00 PM. Tickets start at just $12 and are available HERE. For the price of a Switchbacks ticket and 2-5 beers, it is cheaper than buying 2-5 beers at a bar or restaurant.