The 2022 USL Championship regular season finished its opening quarter with a packed week of action that delivered some standout goalkeeping performances and some stellar saves. We’ve picked out five of the best stops for the USL Championship Fans’ Choice Save of the Week presented by Select, now you get to choose which one will take the honor.
Voting runs through Friday, May 13 at 12 p.m. ET.
Jordan Farr (SA) - #PHXvSA, 5/7/22: Farr continued his recent run of highlight-reel saves with a brilliant one-handed stop to deny Phoenix Rising FC’s Marcus Epps on a rising shot from the right side of the penalty area at Wild Horse Pass.
Tomas Romero (LV) - #MBvLV, 5/7/22: The young shot-stopper made a fine fingertip save to keep out a strong header by Monterey Bay F.C. Christian Volesky from the top of the six-yard area at Cardinale Stadium.
Benny Diaz (OAK) - #OCvOAK, 5/7/22: Diaz went at full stretch low to his left side to turn a downward header by Orange County SC’s Sean Okoli wide of the post at Championship Soccer Stadium.
Matt VanOekel (BHM) - #PITvBHM, 5/7/22: VanOekel showed off his reflexes to produce an outstanding save on a first-time finish by Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC’s Albert Dikwa from eight yards at Highmark Stadium.
Drew Romig (MEM) - #CHSvMEM, 5/6/22: Romig preserved a road shutout for the visitors with a tremendous late save, diving to his right to parry away a volley by the Charleston Battery’s Geobel Perez at Patriots Point.