Colorado Springs, CO (October 8, 2019) – The USL Championship officially announced today that Andre Rawls was named to the Team of the Week Bench for week 31 of the 2019 season. This is Rawls' second time being named to the Team of the Week in 2019.
Rawls made the Team of the Week by posting five saves to earn his sixth shutout of the season in the Switchbacks 2-0 victory over LA Galaxy II.
USL Championship Team of the Week - Week 31
GK - JT Marcinkowski, Reno 1868 FC
D - Onua Obasi, Ottawa Fury FC
D - Chiro N'Toko, El Paso Locomotive FC
D - Abdoulie Mansallay, Charlotte Independence
M - Harry Forrester, Orange County SC
M - Gordon Wild, Loudoun United FC
M - Jose Anguinaga, Phoenix Rising FC
M - Irvin Parra, Las Vegas Lights FC
F - Thomas Enevoldsen, Sacramento Republic FC
F - Ben Spencer, Phoenix Rising FC
F - Justin Dhillon, Tacoma Defiance
Bench: Andre Rawls (COS), George Campbell (ATL), Karl Ouimette (IND), Magnus Rasmussen (LOU), Robbie Kristo (NC), Sebastian Velasquez (ELP), Alfonso Ocampo-Chavez (TAC)
The Switchbacks close out the 2019 season with two consecutive road games. The first comes on October 12th against the Tacoma Defiance and the Switchbacks will close out their season in Texas against San Antonio FC on October 19th.