TUCSON (June 18, 2019) — FC Tucson defender Kyle Venter was named to the USL League One Team of the Week for week 12 of the 2019 USL League One season the league announced today.
Venter displayed a strong performance in both of the club’s outings last week. The 6-foot-3 center back registered two goals, six interceptions, and completed 90 of 112 passes. He also won 14 out of 17 duels and collected eight recoveries en route to Tucson splitting the road matches between Orlando City B and Forward Madison FC.
FC Tucson will be back in action on Tuesday, June 25th when the club travels to Frisco, TX to face off against North Texas SC. Kickoff is set for 5:00 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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FC Tucson, established in 2010, is participating in its first-ever professional season in USL League 1. In 2012, FC Tucson was named the USL League 2 Rookie Franchise of the Year. To stay up to date on the club, check out the team’s website at www.fctucson.com. You can also visit the team’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/FCTUCSON and follow all of the news related to FC Tucson on Twitter at www.twitter.com/FCTucson.