Two Reno 1868 FC standouts earn USL team of the week honors
Reno, Nev. —
Not one, but two Reno 1868 FC standouts were named to the USL’s Team of the Week on Tuesday.
Rookie midfielder Chris Wehan appeared in the Starting XI alongside defender Jordan Murrell after both played major roles in Reno’s huge Week 16.
Wehan, one of the top all-around players in the USL, notched two goals and two assists in Reno’s 9-0 win over LA Galaxy II on July 3 at Greater Nevada Field.
The win set a new record for the largest win in USL history.
Wehan has been one of the top playmakers in the USL this year. He is tied for first in assists (seven) and he’s second in chances created (38).
Murrell also scored two goals in Reno’s record-breaking win. His second and third goals of the season came off assists from teammate Seth Casiple.