04/21/2014 11:31 am ET Updated Apr 21, 2014

MLS Reporter Gets Beaned By Soccer Ball (VIDEO)

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By Matt Yoder, Awful Announcing

Kelli Tennant is tough – she’s a soccer reporter. The TWC LA sideline reporter was filing this piece during the Galaxy-Whitecaps broadcast over the weekend when she was nailed in the back of the head by a stray soccer ball.

Check the guy in the background who tries to save her, but doesn’t quite get the job done in time…

That’s pretty impressive to get struck by the back of the head and just laugh it off like Zdeno Chara. After the game, she was able to take it all in stride…

(H/T Holdout Sports)