Sam Kerr (Sky Blue FC & AUS): Record breaker
Sam Kerr (pictured) set a National Women’s Soccer League single-season scoring record in 2017, when she netted 17 goals for Sky Blue FC. (Photo:

Sam Kerr (FW) - Sky Blue FC (USA); Australia

For Sam Kerr, 2017 proved to be a historic year.  She scored a league-best 17 goals (also a league record for a single season) and registered four assists in 22 games for Sky Blue FC in National Women’s Soccer League play.  As a result of her performances, the 24-year-old Australia international captured the Most Valuable Player award and was named to the Best XI.

Female Player of the Year Nominee | Sam Kerr