[MLS GOLEADORES] MLS leading scorer Chris Wondolowski hit his second hat trick of the season to give him 25 goals -- just two fewer than the regular-season record set by Roy Lassiter in MLS's inaugural 1996 MLS season. For how Wondo's 2012 scoring ranks historically and the latest on the Golden Boot race ...
* Northern California product Wondolowski became the second player, along with Real Salt Lake's Alvaro Saborio, to hit two hat tricks this season when he struck thrice in San Jose's 4-1 win over Colorado.
* Wondolowski's 25 goals rank him fourth in MLS regular-season scoring.
MLS TOP REGULAR-SEASON SCORERS
1996 Roy Lassiter (Tampa Bay/USA) 27
2000 Mamadou Diallo (Tampa Bay/Senegal) 26
1998 Stern John (Columbus/Trinidad & Tobago) 26
2012 Chris Wondolowski (San Jose/USA) 25*
2002 Carlos Ruiz (Los Angeles/Guatemala) 24
1996 Raul Diaz Arce (D.C. United/El Salvador) 23
2002 Taylor Twellman (New England/USA) 23
1996 Eduardo Hurtado (Los Angeles/Ecuador) 21
2008 Landon Donovan (Los Angeles/USA) 20
2007 Luciano Emilio (D.C. United/Brazil) 20
* Wondowloski's Earthquakes have 2 more regular-season games this season.
* 2012 MLS Leading Scorers
|Chris Wondolowski||San Jose (USA)||25||8|
|Alvaro Saborio||Real Salt Lake (Costa Rica)||17||3|
|Kenny Cooper||New York (USA)||16||3|
|Robbie Keane||Los Angeles (Ireland)||15||8|
|Thierry Henry||New York (France)||14||12|
|Eddie Johnson||Seattle (USA)||14||2|
|Alan Gordon||San Jose (USA)||13||8|
|Freddy Montero||Seattle (Colombia)||13||6|
|Will Bruin||Houston (USA)||12||4|
|Chris Pontius||D.C. United (USA)||12||4|
|Kei Kamara||Kansas City (Sierra Leone)||11||6|
|Saer Sene||New England (France)||11||3|