Nacogdoches' Clint Dempsey named Player of Week again
Seattle (KETK) — Clint Dempsey has been named the Major League Soccer Player of the Week for the second straight week.
The Captain of the Seattle Sounders scored two goals in his Texas homecoming against Dallas.
Dempsey used to travel from his boyhood home of Nacogdoches to Dallas to play soccer when he was growing up.
The East Texan is the first Sounder to ever be named MLS Player of the Week in back to back weeks.
Dempsey is the league's leading scorer with six goals so far this season.