1:16 am - Tuesday January 23, 2018

Louisville’s Fondy Named USL Player of the Week

Scored twice as City rallied to earn draw with Saint Louis
 Louisville City FC forward Matt Fondy has been voted the USL Player of the Week for the 10th week of the 2015 season after he recorded a pair of goals to help his side rally to a 3-3 draw with Saint Louis FC on Sunday night.

Fondy earned 56 percent of the vote, which was conducted by a national panel of independent media representing every USL market. Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC midfielder Luke Vercollone finished second with 19 percent.

USL Team of the Week

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GK – Zac Lubin, Tulsa Roughnecks FC: Recorded an eight-save shutout as the Roughnecks won their second consecutive contest in the league

D – Emmanuel Adjetey, Charleston Battery: Combined his defensive duties with positive attacking play in Charleston’s 1-1 draw with Charlotte

D – Damion Lowe, Seattle Sounders FC 2: Scored the opening goal, and helped S2 record a shutout, as it claimed its first road win by defeating Portland

D – Skylar Thomas, Toronto FC II: Strong throughout as TFC II earned a 0-0 draw with the Rochester Rhinos in its home opener

M – Casey Townsend, OKC Energy FC: Assisted on both goals as Energy FC took a 2-1 win against Sacramento Republic FC

M – Luke Vercollone, Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC: Scored a pair of goals and was solid defensively as the Switchbacks defeated Arizona

M – Derrick Etienne, New York Red Bulls II: The Academy standout scored his first professional goal, and added an assist, in NYRBII’s 3-2 win against Montreal

M – Ben McKendry, Vancouver Whitecaps FC 2: Scored his first professional goal as WFC2 claimed its first home win in club history by defeating Real Monarchs SLC

F – Mike Ambersley, Saint Louis FC: Had a goal, and won a penalty, as Saint Louis played to a thrilling 3-3 draw with Louisville City FC

F – Miroslav Cabrilo, Pittsburgh Riverhounds: Had a fine overall performance that was capped with a goal as the Riverhounds took victory in Richmond

F – Matt Fondy, Louisville City FC: Scored a pair of goals as Louisville came back to tie the game three times and earn a point against Saint Louis FC

Bench: Charlie Lyon (SEA), Josh Phillips (COS), Sebastian Dalgaard (OKC), Steven Miller (TUL), Andy Craven (SEA), Jorge Herrera (CLT), Dane Kelly (CHS)




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