PHOENIX (March 12, 2019) — Phoenix Rising midfielder Junior Flemmings was an honorable mention to the USL Championship Team of the Week for Week 1 of the 2019 USL Championship season the league announced today. On Saturday evening, Flemmings scored a goal and tallied an assist in the club’s 3-3 draw with San Antonio FC.
This is the first time this season a Rising FC player has been recognized by the league.
Phoenix Rising has its home opener this Saturday, March 16, against first-year USL Championship club New Mexico United. Fans who arrive early will receive a 2019 schedule magnet courtesy of Equality Health. Tickets are available and can be purchased at PHXRIsingFC.com/tickets.
Fans can also take advantage of the club’s Pub 2 Pitch Program, which transports fans from the club’s bar network bars to the stadium for free. For more information on the Pub 2 Pitch Schedule, fans can go to PHXRisingFC.com/Pub2PitchShuttle.
2019 Player Honors
Week 1: Junior Flemmings — Team of the Week (Honorable Mention)