July 3rd, 2012
The 97 ECNL team finished 3rd overall in the ECNL B flight which put them into the top 8 and a chance to battle for the B National Championship at the ECNL National Championships in Waukegan, IL June 27-30.
In the Quarter-Final game, they beat #6 seed Freestate Soccer Alliance (MD) 3-1. In the Semi-Final, they took on #2 Seed Sereno (AZ) and tied 1-1 but advanced to the National Championship game on Pk’s. In the Final, they faced Washington Premier. Another tie game but this time, the PK’s went to Washington Premier which meant a runner-up finish for the 15’s
The final was played before 75 Division I college coaches.
The 15’s also won the MYSA U16 Premier league this season.
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Learn more at the official website of the ECNL National Finals:http://eliteclubsnationalleague.com/schedule/12NationalChampionship/index_E.html
ABOUT THE ECNL: The Elite Clubs National League (ECNL) is a registered 501(c)3 tax-exempt, non-profit organization. The ECNL was founded in 2009 to enhance the developmental experience of female youth soccer players in the United States. ECNL seeks to improve the competitive environment through the creation of a true national competitive league with multiple flights, augmented by a systematic scouting and identification program and an improved daily training environment at top female youth soccer clubs.
The goal of the ECNL is to change the landscape for elite female soccer players in the United States through innovative, player-centered programming and to enhance the overall experience by creating a better, more enjoyable, and more successful player, coach, and club development model. Follow ECNL on Twitter @theECNL and Facebook: Elite Clubs National League. Visit the official ECNL website for more information: http://www.eliteclubsnationalleague.com. The ECNL is sanctioned by US Club Soccer and sponsored by Nike.