While there were more than 325 saves made over the month of April in the USL Championship, San Antonio FC’s Jordan Farr was among the players that shone the brightest with a league-high 18 saves and four shutouts, earning nomination for the USL Championship Player of the Month award. You can add three nominees for the USL Championship’s Fans’ Choice Save of the Month for April after his weekly wins were joined by New Mexico United’s Cody Mizell and Loudoun United FC’s Joe Rice, making up the group moving forward to this month’s shortlist.
So, which of the five nominees will get your vote now and claim the second monthly crown of the season? It’s up to you, with voting running through Monday, May 9 at 12 p.m. ET.
Jordan Farr (SA) - #SAvPHX, 4/2/22: Farr claimed his first award in April as he got across quickly to make an excellent save to deny Phoenix Rising FC’s Aodhan Quinn on a pin-point free kick to the top-right corner of the net from 25 yards at Toyota Field.
Jordan Farr (SA) - #OCvSA, 4/9/22: Farr earned a second consecutive weekly win as he produced a smart stop on a tricky long-range strike by Orange County SC’s Milan Iloski as part of a six-save shutout at Championship Soccer Stadium.
Cody Mizell (NM) - #PHXvNM, 4/16/22: In his return to United’s lineup, Cody Mizell shifted quickly across his goal to make an outstanding save to keep out a close-range chance for Phoenix Rising FC’s Marcus Epps.
Jordan Farr (SA) - #NMvSA, 4/23/22: Farr earned a third weekly honor as he kept his focus well as the ball pinballed around the penalty area with New Mexico looking for a last-gasp equalizer, eventually parrying aside Raddy Ovouka’s shot to preserve a shutout on the road.
Joe Rice (LDN) - #LDNvELP, 4/30/22: Rice stood up well to keep out a close-range finish by El Paso Locomotive FC’s Diego Luna as he narrowed the angle on the U.S. U-20 international after a weaving run at Segra Field.