USL Championship: What's in the news ...

1. North Carolina FC handed the Tampa Bay Rowdies their first defeat of the season, winning, 3-1, at Al Lang Stadium. Nazmi Albadawi, playing in just the second game since returning to NCFC from FC Cincinnati, set up Dre Fortune for the first of two goals, which ended the Rowdies' USL Championship shutout streak at 548 minutes.

-- Results: USL Championship (Week 14)

2. German-American Jerome Kiesewetter scored his fourth brace in the last five weeks to lead the El Paso Locomotive to a 3-0 win over LA Galaxy II. Kiesewetter, who played at VfB Stuttgart in the Bundesliga and Fortuna Duesseldorf in the 2. Bundesliga, has scored nine goals in nine games since arriving in mid-April.

3. Cade Cowell, the 15-year-old San Jose Earthquakes Homegrown Player, scored his first goal for Reno 1868, but it wasn't enough as Reno fell to San Antonio FC, 3-2, at Toyota Field. San Antonio FC rallied from 2-0 down to win on goals a minute and a half apart from Ethan Bryant and Jose Gallegos, who are both only 17 years old.
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