Republic FC's Cameron Iwasa Named to USL Championship Team of the Week
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Sacramento Republic FC forward Cameron Iwasa has been named to the USL Championship Team of the Week. The Sacramento native was instrumental in Republic FC's 3-0 win over New Mexico United on Saturday night, scoring the opening and closing goals against the Western Conference leaders.
Iwasa's Team of the Week (TOTW) selection is his second of the season following his Player of the Week award in Week 3. It's also the fourth TOTW selection awarded to a Republic FC player this season; midfielders Sam Werner and Jaime Villarreal have also received the honors.
Iwasa, 25, is in his fourth season with Republic FC after first joining the team in 2015. The Jesuit High graduate currently holds the club's all-time record for most goals scored both in league play and across all competitions, a record he broke during the 2018 season.
Republic FC resume league play on Saturday, June 22, as the club host Tulsa Roughnecks FC at Papa Murphy's Park in Cal Expo. Kickoff is at 8 p.m.
About Sacramento Republic FC
Sacramento Republic FC is a record-breaking USL Championship franchise and the 2014 USL Cup champion. Through an unrivaled level of support from its fans and community, the club is leading a movement to secure MLS rights and build a soccer-specific stadium in Downtown Sacramento. Launched during Sac Soccer Day in 2013, Republic FC exists to make the Sacramento region into the most inspiring, energetic and rewarding place to live, work and play through the beautiful game. For more information, visit SacRepublicFC.com.
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