CHARLESTON, S.C. (June 15, 2015) - Three clubs secured slots to the upcoming 2015 NPL Finals after a competitive Northeast Girls NPL postseason tournament, June 13-14 at Orangetown Soccer Complex in Orangeburg, N.Y.
The playoffs included U-13 through U-17 teams, including the U-13 pre-ECNL division. Teams in that division competed for a league championship but were unable to advance to the NPL Finals. Finishing out the list of champions is PDA South in the U-18 age group.
The 2015 Northeast Girls NPL league champions are as follows:
|U-13 pre-ECNL:||PDA (N.J.)|
|U-13:||PDA North (N.J.)|
|U-14:||FC Stars of Mass (Mass.)|
|U-15:||FC Stars of Mass (Mass.)|
|U-16:||FC Stars of Mass (Mass.)|
|U-17:||PDA North (N.J.)|
|U-18:||PDA South (N.J.)|
The U-13 through U-18 champions automatically qualified to the 2015 NPL Finals, to be held July 9-13 at Grand Park in Westfield, Ind. As the targeted destination for all NPLs throughout the country, the NPL Finals represents the culminating event of year-long, league-based competition.
- INSTAGRAM (@usclubsoccer): NPL General Manager Leo Garcia was at the 2015 Northeast Girls NPL playoffs and shared some photos
For more information on the NPL, please visit nationalpremierleagues.com.
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