Sam Kerr continues to amaze and entertain fans and media with her heroics. (Photo by Jeffrey Auger)
Another sunrise and another honor for Sam Kerr.
So, what else is new?
For the second week in a row, the Sky Blue FC forward struck pulled off some 11th-hour heroics, heading in the equalizing goal in a 2-2 home draw with the Chicago Red Stars at Yurcak Field in Piscataway, N.J.
Not surprisingly, Kerr was named winner of the FrontRowSoccer.com goal of the week Monday.
Kerr had been named player of the week the past two weeks while garnering goal of the week honors July 3.
Sarah Killion received the ball before turning upfield with plenty of room in front of her. She drove a high ball into the box. Kerr leapt high to head it into the left post with two seconds remaining in regulation before injury time ensued.
The previous Saturday Last Saturday Kerr connected for a hat-trick in the final 12 minutes to transform a two-goal deficit into a 3-2 win over FC Kansas City.
FrontRowSoccer.com goal of the week winners
Week 1 (March 6) — Daniel Royer (New York Red Bulls)
Week 2 (March 13) — David Villa (New York City FC)
Week 3 (March 20) — Bradley Wright-Phillips (New York Red Bulls)
Week 4 (March 27) — Vincent Bezecourt (New York Red Bulls II)
Week 5 (April 3) — New York City FC (Tommy McNamara, Ronald Matarrita, David Villa, Alexander Callens)
Week 6 (April 10) — New York Cosmos (Danny Szetela, Ryan Richter)
Week 7 (April 17) — David Villa (New York City FC)
Week 8 (April 24) — Javi Marquez (New York Cosmos)
Week 9 (May 1) — Kemar Lawrence (New York Red Bulls)
Week 10 (May 8) — David Villa (New York City FC)
Week 11 (May 15) — Tommy McNamara (New York City FC)
Week 12 (May 22) — Bradley Wright-Phillips (New York Red Bulls)
Week 13 (May 29) – Bradley Wright-Phillips (New York Red Bulls)
Week 14 (June 5) — Juan Guerra (New York Cosmos)
Week 15 (June 12) — None awarded
Week 16 (June 19) — Raquel Rodriguez (Sky Blue FC)
Week 17 (June 26) — Ben Sweat (New York City FC)
Week 18 (July 3) — Sam Kerr (Sky Blue FC)
Week 19 (July 10) — Gonzalo Veron (New York Red Bulls)
Week 20 (July 17) — Sam Kerr (Sky Blue FC)