Colorado Springs, CO (February 12, 2018) – The Switchbacks officially announced today the return of forward Aj Ajeakwa and the release of Masta Kacher. Both moves are pending league and USSF approval.
Ajeakwa returns to the Switchbacks for the 2018 after joining the club in early September via free agency from San Antonio. Ajeawka scored as a substitute in his first match for the club in a 1-2 home loss to Phoenix Rising FC. He would go on to start in the Switchbacks final five matches of the 2018 campaign playing all but 12 minutes of those matches. Prior to joining the Switchbacks, Ajeawka played in 15 matches for San Antonio scoring three goals.
The Switchbacks also announced the release of Masta Kacher. Per club policy, the terms of his release were not disclosed.
The Switchbacks will kick their 2018 USL campaign on March 17 as they host LA Galaxy II at 6:00 PM at Weidner Field for St. Paddy's day celebration with fireworks and $1 beer the first 30 minutes after gates open at 5:00 PM. Tickets start at just $12 and are available here.