Hoesen sparks Quakes' 4-1 rout of Sporting KC
Hoesen opened the scoring in the sixth minute, settling Aníbal Godoy's long pass between a pair of defenders and slipping past them for a close-range finish. Six minutes later, Hoesen broke free on Jackson Yueill's pass and slotted home a right-footed shot.
The Earthquakes (2-5-0) took a 3-0 lead on the first sequence following the second-half kickoff capped by Shea Salinas' curling chip shot.
Felipe Gutiérrez converted a penalty for Sporting KC (2-2-3) in the 66th minute.
KC's Matt Besler left in the 15th minute due to injury.