CHARLESTON, S.C. (June 10, 2015) - Eight teams from four different clubs qualified for the 2015 NPL Finals after strong South Atlantic Premier League regular season performances.
Triangle United and FC Alliance each qualified three teams, while Charlotte United FC and the North Atlanta Soccer Association qualified one apiece to round out the league's berths.
The NPL Finals is the targeted destination of all NPLs throughout the country, as the culminating event of year-long, league-based competition. The 2015 NPL Finals, to be held July 9-13 at Grand Park in Westfield, Ind., will award national championships at the U-13 through U-18 boys and girls age groups.
|U-13:||Triangle United (N.C.)||FC Alliance (Tenn.)|
|U-14:||Triange United (N.C.)||North Atlanta Soccer Association (Ga.)|
|U-15:||FC Alliance (Tenn.)||FC Alliance (Tenn.)|
|U-16:||Triangle United (N.C.)||Charlotte United FC (N.C.)|
Less than two weeks ago, the South Atlantic Premier League announced expansion plans that would increase the total number of clubs from six to 10, while also adding U-17 boys and girls divisions. The U-17 teams will play an abbreviated schedule focusing on showcase formats.
For more information on the NPL, please visit nationalpremierleagues.com.
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A National Association member of the U.S. Soccer Federation, US Club Soccer is an organization committed to the development and support of soccer clubs in the United States.
US Club Soccer offers youth and adult registration, league- and cup-based competition platforms at the recreational and competitive levels, as well as a variety of other programming, including the Olympic Development Program-sanctioned id2 Program and Player Development Programs.
Through US Club Soccer, all of a club’s programs – recreational, competitive and adult – are able to be united under one organizational umbrella, creating a “members for life” culture within each club. US Club Soccer is sponsored by Nike.