After suffering three losses in four to open up the month, Rising players look to boost trust in each other as they seek a rebound in form.
With three players looking to return to Rising's lineup soon, coach Rick Schantz has something of a selection dilemma on his hands.
Phoenix Rising is hoping to pull off some shocks as the Open Cup returns. Equally, the club could find itself on the other end of an upset.
Since 2016, Rising has been travelling to play in San Antonio. In five attempts, Phoenix has been unable to win any of those games.
After a pair of losses early in the season, Rising coach Rick Schantz is making changes to training sessions to encourage players to compete.