EAGLES SOCCER CLUB IS ‘ALL-IN’ FOR THE 2019-20 SEASON
RICHMOND, VA (March 26, 2019) – The Girls Elite Clubs National League is excited to announce that Eagles Soccer Club will be an “All-In” club in the league in 2019-20. The club will place the Girls ECNL as the aspirational training and development environment for all female players within the club, at the top of their competitive pyramid.
Eagle SC is the top club in the Ventura Country area, which extends from the Central Coast to the San Fernando Valley of California and beyond. The club has placed dozens of players into collegiate programs, and continues to provide an elite environment for players to reach their true potential.
“We feel strongly that the ECNL is the right platform for our players. The ECNL has proven to be the premier soccer league and has had incredible success developing players for college,” said Eagles Girls Director Lalo Alvarado.
“We are thrilled to welcome Eagles SC back to the league, and to offer the ECNL platform to female players in the northern Los Angeles region,” said ECNL Commissioner, Jen Winnagle. “Eagles has a long history of fielding highly competitive teams, and will be a great addition to the Southwest Conference. We look forward to working with club leadership and supporting the growth of the game.”
The ECNL was created to serve players, coaches, and clubs within a holistic development environment that collaboratively raises standards in all areas of the game. Through its programming, the ECNL and its member clubs seek to lead innovation and improvement in youth club soccer, facilitate the development of the next generation of collegiate stars and national team players, and support the success of US Soccer’s national teams.
About Girls Elite Clubs National League: The Girls Elite Clubs National League (Girls ECNL) was founded in 2009 to enhance the developmental experience of female youth soccer players in the United States through: (i) improving the competitive environment through creation of a true national competitive league; (ii) improving the process for identifying elite female soccer players through a systematic scouting and identification program based on national competitions; and (iii) improving the daily training environment at top female youth soccer clubs through developing best practices and training and organizational guidelines for its member clubs. The ECNL is sanctioned by US Club Soccer and is sponsored by Nike Soccer.