D.C. United's Chris Pontius pushes aside Seattle Sounders defender Patrick Ianni en route to scoring his second goal of the night during an MLS soccer game Thursday, June 10, 2010, in Seattle. (AP Photo/The Olympian, Tony Overman)
D.C. United midfielder/forward Chris Pontius, left back, gets a shot by Los Angeles Galaxy midfielder Chris Birchall (8) during the second half of an MLS soccer match, Friday, June 3, 2011, in Carson, Calif. D.C. United and the Los Angeles Galaxy tie 0-0. (AP Photo/Gus Ruelas)
D.C. United midfielder Chris Pontius, seen here battling Seattle's Patrick Ianni in a May 4 contest, scored United's lone goal Saturday during a 1-1 tie against the Colorado Rapids.
Pontius has notched three goals this season after scoring two during his injury-plagued 2010 campaign.