NPSL National Honors for Blake Frischknecht

by Art Eftekhari

player of the week honors for blake frischknecht

Lake Forest, CA - Orange County FC forward Blake Frischknecht has been named the first NPSL National Player of the Week for the 2019 regular season.

In his debut appearance with Orange County FC on May 4, Frischknecht led OCFC in a 5-2 win over City of Angels FC with three goals and one assist. 

Blake Frischknecht hails from Las Vegas, Nevada and played his college soccer at Utah Valley University. Frischknecht scored six goals in his junior year and was named to the All-WAC Second Team in 2018.

"We are very excited to have Blake Frischknecht with our club," Orange County FC Owner Nader Dejbakhsh said. "He is an excellent team player and he brings a new dynamic to our offense."

Three days after his amazing debut appearance, Frischknecht provided an assist in Orange County FC's 2-0 victory over FC Golden State Force in the First Round of the 2019 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup.