Walker, Shultz, Gavilanes & Christensen earn honors after shutout of Madison
Greenville, SC (May 16, 2022) – USL League One today announced the Team of the Week for Week 7 of the 2022 regular season with four Greenville Triumph SC players earning honors. Midfielder Aaron Walker earned top honors, also being named Player of the Week. Walker scored his second goal of the season and first assist last Friday in Greenville’s 2-0 victory over Forward Madison FC.
Walker and Gavilanes made a dynamic duo last weekend, each walking away with a goal and an assist. Walker recorded a 91% pass completion rate, 88% completion on long balls and won nine of 12 ground and aerial battles. This was Walker’s second time being named to TOTW for the 2022 season. Greenville’s 2-0 win is the highest-scoring match the team has played in league competition this season and continued their unbeaten streak.
Greenville’s overwhelming victory saw three more Triumph players on the Team of the Week including Paul Christensen, Nate Shultz, and Allen Gavilanes.
Christensen was the only keeper to record a clean sheet last week out of four other matchups. Shultz assisted Christensen in securing the defense for Greenville, tallying four clearances, three recoveries, an interception and winning 12 of 15 ground and air duals. Gavilanes rounded out the Triumph players on week 7 TOTW. Gavilanes, who has been putting up numbers all season, finally claimed his first goal and assist in Greenville’s victory over Madison.