New York, NY (Sports Network) - Houston Dynamo forward Calen Carr was voted
the Major League Soccer Player of the Week for Week 20 of the 2012 MLS season.
Carr scored his first two goals of the season in the Dynamo's 2-1 win over
Sporting Kansas City on Wednesday, and followed that up with his first assist
of the campaign in a 3-0 win over Montreal on Saturday.
The first goal that Carr scored against Sporting came after 25 minutes with an
assist from Will Bruin, while he netted the winning goal 11 minutes from time
when he finished off a cross from Brad Davis.
The MLS Player of the Week award is selected each week by the North
American Soccer Reporters. The group consists of members of online, print,
television, radio media.
2012 MLS Player of the Week winners:
Week 1: Kalif Alhassan (Portland Timbers)
Week 2: David Estrada (Seattle Sounders FC)
Week 3: Thierry Henry (Red Bull New York)
Week 4: Thierry Henry (Red Bull New York)
Week 5: Thierry Henry (Red Bull New York)
Week 6: Dan Kennedy (Chivas USA)
Week 7: Chris Pontius (D.C. United)
Week 8: Steven Lenhart (San Jose Earthquakes)
Week 9: Chris Wondolowski (San Jose Earthquakes)
Week 10: Lee Nguyen (New England Revolution)
Week 11: Dwayne De Rosario (D.C. United)
Week 12: Emilio Renteria (Columbus Crew)
Week 13-15: Patrice Bernier (Montreal Impact)
Week 16: Landon Donovan (Los Angeles Galaxy)
Week 17: Danny Koevermans (Toronto FC)
Week 18: Alvaro Saborio (Real Salt Lake)
Week 19: Chris Wondolowski (San Jose Earthquakes)
Week 20: Calen Carr (Houston Dynamo)
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