A big week of action produced some more outstanding saves across the USL Championship as some of te league’s veteran shot-stoppers shone brightest. We’ve picked out five of the best saves for you to decide which one will get the honor of bring the Championship Fans’ Choice Save of the Week.
Voting runs through Friday, May 14 at 12 p.m. ET.
USL Championship Fans’ Choice Save of the Week – Weeks 3
CJ Cochran (OKC) - #SKCvOKC, 5/7/21: CJ Cochran showed off tremendous reflexes to get down to his left and turn wide a header by Sporting Kansas City II’s Matt Constant last Friday night at Children’s Mercy Park.
Matt Van Oekel (BHM) - #LOUvBHM, 5/8/21: Veteran Matt Van Oekel denied a near-post finish by Louisville City FC youngster Jonathan Gonzalez to help his side earn a 1-1 draw on the road at Lynn Family Stadium.
Tyler Deric (RGV) - #RGVvSD, 5/6/21: Tyler Deric notched a three-save shutout against SD Loyal, with the pick of the bunch this diving save to keep out a low shot by Elijah Martin that was arrowing toward the bottom-right corner of the net at H-E-B Park.
Matt Cardone (SA) - #SAvSLC, 5/8/21: Matt Cardone pulled off a point-blank stop to deny Real Monarchs SLC’s Max Mata on a first-time finish at the top of the six-yard area at Toyota Field.
Sean Lewis (TUL) - #INDvTUL 5/8/21: Sean Lewis recorded his second consecutive shutout for Tulsa with a pair of saves, including this second-half denial of Indy Eleven’s Patrick Seagrist on a header from close range at Michael A. Carroll Stadium.