TUCSON (June 11, 2019) — FC Tucson forward Jamael Cox and defender Lamar Batista were named to the USL League One Team of the Week for Week 11 of the 2019 USL League One season the league announced today.
Cox registered 22 of 27 passes, made 10 recoveries and won 5 of 9 duels in 90 minutes of playing the club’s 0-0 draw against the Richmond Kickers. On loan from LAFC and making his first start for FC Tucson, Batista won 5 of 7 duels, 2 of 3 aerials and completed 61 of 72 passes.
FC Tucson will be back in action on Wednesday, June 12 when the club travels to Orlando, FL to face off against Orlando City B. Kickoff is set for 4:30 P.M. The match will be televised via ESPN+. Fans can watch the match with fellow FC Tucson fans at the club’s official watch party at Gentle Ben’s.
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