Colorado Springs, CO (August 31, 2021) – The Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC and the USL Championship officially announced today that Triston Hodge has been named to the Team of the Week for Week 19 of the 2021 season, presented by Cleer Audio.
Hodge scored his first goal for the Switchbacks and had a great defensive performance, recording 11 recoveries and six interceptions while winning 5 of 6 tackles in the Switchbacks' 4-1 win over Austin Bold FC at Weidner Field on Saturday night.
USL Championship Team of the Week - Week 19
GK - Evan Lauro, Tampa Bay Rowdies
D - Triston Hodge, Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC
D - Matt Sheldon, FC Tulsa
D - Forrest Lasso, Tampa Bay Rowdies
D - Oliver Larraz, San Diego Loyal SC
M - Jorge Hernandez, LA Galaxy II
M - Lebo Moloto, FC Tulsa
M - Lewis Hilton, Tampa Bay Rowdies
F - Russell Cicerone, Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC
F - Marlon, FC Tulsa
F - Lamar Walker, Miami FC
Bench: Jordan Farr (IND), Ryan James (BHM), Jorge Corrales (TUL), Wal Fall (OAK), Manuel Arteaga (IND), Joey Calistri (PHX), Augustine Williams (SD)
The Switchbacks are back on the road for their next game in a pivotal Mountain Division matchup vs New Mexico United on September 4th at 7:30pm MT. The Switchbacks are back at Weidner Field on September 8 to face the Real Monarchs SLC with gates opening at 6pm for a 7pm kick off. This is Margaritaville Night with $3 margarita's being served all night long! Tickets are available HERE.