The SLSG Illinois Pre‐ECNL program, developed under the technical framework of the Elite Clubs National League, was launched in the fall of 2012 to help prepare players for transition into the Elite Clubs National League.
TEAMS - U12 Elite
The competitive calendar includes league play, tournament play as well as friendlies with other ECNL clubs. The team will also participate in one JR ECNL event. Players train 2-3 times per week.
TEAMS - U13 Pre-ECNL
The U13 Pre-ECNL team will compete in the US Club National Premier Leagues- National Premier League (NPL) . The NPL consists of 3 other clubs in the Midwest including Chicago Sockers (Chicago, IL), Elite Girls’ Academy (Omaha, NE), and Saint Louis Scott Gallagher (Saint Louis, MO). The team will also compete in league play, JR ECNL events and tournament play. Players train 3-4 times per week.
SLSG Illinois Pre-ECNL teams are staffed with highly qualified coaches. In order to prepare players for competition in the ECNL, players need to be under the guidance of a coach who knows, through experience, exactly what players need to be success at the next level.