Applications are now available for the 2015 New Jersey Cup, the 11th edition of US Club Soccer’s state championship event for U-10 through U-18/19 boys and girls teams.
The stakes were high at the Northeast Pre-Academy League Fall 2014 Scouting Showcase, Oct. 11-13, at Classics Park in Manheim, Pa. In addition to scouts from U.S. Soccer and US Club Soccer’s id² Program being in attendance, games between Northeast Pre-Academy League opponents counted towards the league regular season standings.
Not only do games against fellow Northeast Pre-Academy League teams count towards the regular season standings, but scouts from U.S. Soccer and the US Club Soccer id2 Program will be on site.
The Elite Clubs National League (ECNL), the nation’s premier female youth soccer league, today kicked off Amazing Young Women™ and its rallying cry #BeautifulAmbition. The campaign is a dynamic platform of online and local market activations that showcase and celebrate female role models offering an inspirational focus for all female athletes and teens as they prepare to be our next generation of leaders.
Last year’s Division I National Champion UCLA features a roster made of 75 percent ECNL alums in 2014.
The NPL Showcase (Girls), slated for Dec. 31, 2014 – Jan. 2, 2015 in Palm Coast, Fla., is quickly approaching. Participating U-15 through U-17 girls teams will experience elite competition, a pristine location and an environment conducive to college recruiting.
The Elite Clubs National League (ECNL) was created in 2009 with the mission to “Elevate the Game” – to improve the daily training and competition environment of the best youth female players in the United States, and by doing so improve and raise the level of female soccer at all levels. In only five years, the ECNL has quickly grown to become the top youth female club league in the world.
A total of 95 players from 50 different clubs participated in an id² Training Camp at ForeKicks III in Taunton, Mass., Sept. 25-28. This was the third of four id² Training Camps of the current cycle, which targets boys born in 2001 and girls born in 2000.
US Club Soccer is proud to announce both the 2015 NPL Finals and the National Cup XIV Finals will be held at Grand Park in Westfield, Ind. The 2015 NPL Finals,slated for July 9-13, is the targeted destination for all NPL teams throughout the country, as the culminating event of year-long, league-based competition. The National Cup XIV Finals, which will take place July 17-20, is the closing event of US Club Soccer’s 14th annual cup-based national championship competition open to all members in U-13 through U-17 boys and girls age groups.
Welcome to Taunton, Mass.: the site of the third id2 Training Camp of the current cycle, which targets boys born in 2001 and girls born in 2000. Bookmark this page, whether you’re a participant, a parent or relative checking in from across the country or generally just a fan of US Club Soccer’s id2 Program (shameless plug).
Top U-16 through U-18 National Premier Leagues (NPL) boys teams from across the country are invited to apply to the 2015 Jefferson Cup through automatic slots reserved for top NPL teams. The 2015 Jefferson Cup will be held March 6-8, 2015 in Richmond, Va.
Elite U-15 through U-17 NPL girls teams have two weeks left to apply for the NPL Showcase scheduled for Dec. 31, 2014 – Jan. 2, 2015 in Palm Coast, Fla.
The third id² Training Camp of the current cycle, which targets boys born in 2001 and girls born in 2000, kicks off next week at ForeKicks III in Taunton, Mass.
Developing and harnessing the growing power of youth soccer in the U.S. is a bear of a task. It’s made so difficult primarily by its fragmentary nature and the sheer scale of the map – the U.S. is enormous. Any national league has to adapt and follow suit.
US Club Soccer’s Player Development Program is heading to the Midwest for an Oct. 13 event featuring top, local talent. The event will target boys born in 2001 and 2002 at the St. Louis Scott Gallagher Metro SC Complex in Collinsville, Ill.
The final two id² Training Camps of the current cycle, which targets boys born in 2001 and girls born in 2000, will be held Sept. 25-28 at ForeKicks III in Taunton, Mass., and Dec. 11-14 at Grande Sports World in Casa Grande, Ariz.
The deadline to submit applications for the NPL Showcase (Girls), Dec. 31-Jan. 2 in Palm Coast, Fla., is Sept. 30. The event, hosted by PDA Florida, will feature elite U-15 through U-17 girls teams from all over the country in an ideal setting for college recruiting.
A total of 181 players from 19 different clubs honed their skills, Aug. 10 at Central Winds Park in Winter Springs, Fla., at a Player Development Program (PDP) event.
As we start this new season, hopefully your players and teams are excited to begin their journey towards the 2015 NPL Finals. Every year, NPL member leagues around the country are improving in operation and execution, and the atmosphere at the NPL Finals becomes more special.
The fourth season of US Club Soccer’s National Premier Leagues (NPL) is here, and there’s reason for excitement. “To all our members: welcome to the 2014-15 NPL season,” new NPL General Manager Leo Garcia said.
US Club Soccer is proud to announce a new partnership with the Surf Cup in San Diego, Calif., and the Jefferson Cup in Richmond, Va., to provide top NPL teams slots at both events in 2015. These prestigious national tournaments will complement the existing US Club Soccer NPL Showcase events to launch the NPL Showcase Series.
The id² National Selection team capped an unforgettable week at the 2014 Nike National Training Camp, July 31-Aug. 3, that included meeting Portland Thorns FC players, receiving instruction from U.S. Women’s National Team staff and getting the VIP treatment at the legendary Nike World Headquarters.
The 2014 Nike National Training Camp powered by ECNL and id² is being held at the Nike World Headquarters in Beaverton, Ore., July 31-Aug. 3. Tag along for regular updates from the camp, especially as we keep tabs on the id² National Selection team, a group of 16 elite girls players born in 1999.
Sixteen elite girls players born in 1999 will represent the id² National Selection team at the 2014 Nike National Training Camp powered by ECNL and id², July 31-Aug. 3. This is the second year of the National Selection programming element for the girls id² Program with the event returning to the prestigious Nike World Headquarters in Beaverton, Ore.
US Club Soccer members are invited to host free college clinics for high-school age players, as part of a broad clinic program throughout the country in partnership with the Army National Guard.