30 Dec Keeping up with the 2014-15 NPL Showcase (Girls)
Nearly 60 top NPL girls teams from around the country ring in the New Year on the pitch, Dec. 31-Jan. 2, at the 2014-15 NPL Showcase (Girls) in Palm Coast, Fla.
The event, held at Indian Trails Sports Complex, features U-15, U-16 and U-17 teams.
Keep this page bookmarked, as we share photos, video clips and various updates throughout the showcase. The event puts elite players in an ideal environment for collegiate recruiting, while also forming new rivalries against teams in different regions of the country.
Friday, Jan. 2:
Make a lasting impact on the field, and get noticed by the numerous college coaches watching on the sidelines.
If you can’t make it to Indian Trails Sports Complex, be sure you watch the following live streamed games, courtesy of our pals at StreamSports.
- 8 a.m.: FC Stars of Massachusetts vs. Space City ’98 (U-17)
- 10 a.m.: FC Stars of Massachusetts vs. Jacksonville FC Storm Elite (U-15)
- 12 p.m.: Crossfire United ECNL Onyx vs. New York SC ’98 (U-16)
To view these games, please visit this Web page.
A full recap coming soon. Relive the conversation on social media by using the hashtag #NPLShowcase.
Thursday, Jan. 1:
New Year’s Day brought the same time slots for games as New Year’s Eve.
The second day of competition had much better weather conditions with sun in the morning and light winds throughout.
A steady contingent of college coaches continued to watch games from the sideline.
Head over to the US Club Soccer Facebook page for a photo album, which is being updated regularly.
We’ve also uploaded short video clips for your enjoyment.
Wednesday, Dec. 31:
A quick, unexpected change in the weather presented a challenging opening day of games. Instead of warm, sunny Florida conditions, temperatures dipped to the 50s with strong winds making it feel much colder.
Seven games at the 9 a.m. slot kicked off the 2014-15 NPL Showcase with additional games following at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
For regular updates from Indian Trails Sports Complex, “follow” US Club Soccer on Twitter.
Special thanks to the many college coaches in attendance this week. To view the list of coaches who have committed to attend, please visit this link.
We hope everyone has an enjoyable and safe New Year’s Eve/Day celebrations! See you (really soon) in 2015!