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.
Relive all the action from the 2014 NPL Finals and National Cup XIII Finals, held on consecutive weeks in July at Bryan Park Soccer Complex in Greensboro, N.C., by watching full video recaps from each event.
More than 100 teams battled during the National Cup XIII Finals, July 18-21 at Bryan Park Soccer Complex in Greensboro, N.C., and 19 teams from 18 different clubs came away with national titles. The culminating event of US Club Soccer’s cup-based championship series, the National Cup XIII Finals featured elite U-13 through U-17 boys and girls teams from all over the country. A total of 18 different states were represented, with numerous teams traveling from as far as Hawaii and the West Coast.
To all the 108 teams participating in this year’s National Cup XIII Finals, US Club Soccer welcomes you to Bryan Park Soccer Complex in Greensboro, N.C. It’s an accomplishment in itself to be here – after a strenuous qualifying process of state cups or National Cup XIII Regionals – but we all know you’re not satisfied with just participating.
While the National Cup XIII Finals field is diverse – as teams have qualified through state cups and National Cup XIII Regionals from all over the country – everyone shares the same goal: winning a national championship.
US Club Soccer is accepting player recommendations from coaches for the final two id2 Training Camps of the current cycle, which targets boys born in 2001 and girls born in 2000.
A year’s worth of competition wrapped up Monday with the conclusion of the 2014 NPL Finals, as a dozen teams won national championships. It was a diverse group of champions, as 11 different clubs were represented on the winners’ podium.
Recommendations are now being accepted for a Player Development Program (PDP) event, Aug. 10 at Central Winds Park in Winter Springs, Fla. It will be the second PDP training session in the past few months to include an expanded field of age groups, targeting male and female players born in 1996-2001.
The NPL Finals, the culminating event of the National Premier Leagues (NPL) platform, has come and gone. From July 10-14, top NPL teams from all over the country competed at Bryan Park Soccer Complex in Greensboro, N.C., for national championships.
For 125 teams, the pursuit of a national title starts tomorrow. The NPL Finals, the culminating event of US Club Soccer’s league-based national championship series, takes over Bryan Park Soccer Complex in suburban Greensboro, N.C., July 10-14.
With the National Cup XIII Regional events having been completed, the focus shifts to the National Cup XIII Finals, slated for July 18-21 at Bryan Park Soccer Complex in Greensboro, N.C. The final two National Cup XIII Regional events concluded this past week with the Midwest Regional (June 27-30 in Chicago) and the Mid-Atlantic Regional (June 30-July 2 in Somerset, N.J.), as 48 teams successfully pursued championships.