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Kerr leads Flash into tie for third place
May 7th, 2014 9:49PM

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[NWSL: Week 5] Australian Samantha Kerr scored one goal and set up Jasmyne Spencer for the other to lead the Western New York Flash to a 2-1 win over FC Kansas City that moved it into a tie for third place with the Blues, one point behind Portland eight points behind unbeaten and untied Seattle.

Kerr is one of four NWSL players, along with Flash keeper Lydia Williams, Lisa De Vanna (Boston Breakers) and Caitlin Foord (Sky Blue FC) in the Australia squad for its AFC Women’s Asian Cup title defense in Vietnam. The tournament, which begins next Wednesday, will also serve as Asian qualifying for the 2015 Women's World Cup.

In Wednesday's other game, Sky Blue FC was held to a 1-1 tie by Chicago at home. Katy Freels put Sky Blue ahead in the first half, but Hayley Brock equalized for only the Red Stars' second goal in four games.

Canada-USA: Crowd of more than 25,000 expected in Winnipeg

The four teams playing on Wednesday were missing their U.S. and Canadian internationals in Winnipeg for Thursday's friendly.

NWSL WEEK 5, Results:
Wednesday, May 7
7:00 pm ET
Western NY 2 FC Kansas City 1
Sky Blue FC 1 Chicago 1

NWSL WEEK 5, Schedule:
Saturday, May 10
10:00 pm ET
Portland vs. Seattle
Sunday, May 11
3:00 pm ET
Western NY vs. Sky Blue FC
7:00 pm ET
FC Kansas City vs. Washington

NWSL Standings:
PTS TEAM W-L-T GF/GA
15 Seattle 5-0-0 12/2
8 Portland 2-0-2 6/3
7 Western NY 2-1-1 6/4
7 FC Kansas City 2-3-1 9/9
6 Washington 2-3-0 7/9
6 Sky Blue FC 1-2-3 6/8
4 Chicago 1-2-1 2/3
3 Boston 1-3-0 5/9
3 Houston 1-3-0 3/9

NWSL Leading Scorers:
G PLAYER, TEAM
4 Kim Little, Seattle
4 Amy Rodriguez, FC Kansas City
3 Jessica McDonald, Portland
3 Diana Matheson
, Washington
3 Allie Long, Portland

NWSL WEEK 6, Schedule:
Wednesday, May 14
8:00 pm ET
Houston vs. Portland
10:00 pm ET
Seattle vs. FC Kansas City
Thursday, May 15
7:00 pm ET
Boston vs. Chicago
Saturday, May 17
6:30 pm ET
Washington vs. Western NY
Sunday, May 18
6:00 pm ET
FC Kansas City vs. Houston
6:30 pm ET
Boston vs. Chicago

NWSL WEEK 7, Schedule:
Wednesday, May 21
7:00 pm ET
Washington vs. Sky Blue FC
8:00 pm ET
FC Kansas City vs. Seattle
10:00 pm ET
Portland vs. Western NY
Friday, May 23
8:00 pm ET
Houston vs. Chicago
Saturday, May 24
10:00 pm ET
Portland vs. Sky Blue FC
Sunday, May 25
7:00 pm ET
Boston vs. FC Kansas City
Seattle vs. Western NY


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