The 2017 NPL Finals, open to 13-U through 18/19-U boys and girls age groups (birth years: 2004s, 2003s, 2002s, 2001s, 2000s and combined 1998/99s), was held July 13-17 at Grand Park in Westfield, Ind.
This marked the return of US Club Soccer's league-based national championship competition to Grand Park, as the 2015 NPL Finals was hosted at the impressive complex.
One of the most prestigious championships in the country, the NPL Finals featured the champions of NPLs across the United States. Teams played group games before advancing to knock-out rounds to determine the NPL national champion in every age group.
- Give your jerseys a little something extra by ordering NPL patches for your team.
- Rules [.pdf]
- Playing formats [.pdf]
- Field map [.jpg]
- Team manager checklist [.pdf]
- Social media toolkit [.pdf]
- Coaches evaluation of game officials [.docx]
Grand Park (19000 Grand Park Blvd. / Westfield, IN) is 20 miles north of downtown Indianapolis and suited well for a national championship setting. It has 31 soccer fields, 26 baseball/softball diamonds and a pair of indoor facilities spanning more than 400 acres.
The City of Westfield recently celebrated the opening of a 370,000 square-foot indoor field sports and event facility at Grand Park, featuring three full-sized indoor soccer fields, a restaurant and administrative offices. Annually, Grand Park receives about 1.5 million visitors.
NOTE: Every Friday at 11 a.m., the City of Westfield conducts a mandatory emergency alert test. This includes a loud evacuation horn that lasts for 30-45 seconds at Grand Park.
A list of college coaches that attended the 2017 NPL Finals can be found here.
StreamSports, the Official Video Services Provider of the 2017 NPL Finals, offered its filming and highlight-reel services to capture your games in HD. StreamSports films from Skypods, reaching a height of 25 feet, providing the perfect viewing angle for coaches, player and parents. StreamSports staff and employees come from soccer backgrounds, and all camera operators are trained specifically to film soccer.
Please call 855-839-3676 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
NOTE: Filming from an elevated viewpoint is not permitted, as this is an insurance liability to US Club Soccer. We welcome personal recording of your athletes and teams at the NPL Finals, but ask for your cooperation regarding the height of your personal filming apparatuses.
National Sports Images, the Official Photographer of the 2017 NPL Finals, was on-site to capture the action.
For questions, please call National Sports Images at (732) 842-5100.