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The ECNL is an independent, non-profit, member-based 501(c)(3) organization, 

with an independent governance and leadership structure. The ECNL Board of 

Directors and staff solely governs all programs and platforms. The ECNL is 

sanctioned by US Club Soccer.

MISSION: To “Raise the Game” by elevating standards and experience in all 

aspects of female youth soccer.

IMPLEMENTATION: The ECNL four primary platforms to accomplish its mission:

  • The Club and Coach Development Platform



GIRLS AGES U13 thru U19

The US Youth Soccer Great Lakes Conference is one of 13 Conferences under

the US Youth Soccer Leagues Program in the Multi-State Tier. The Great Lakes

Conference consists of teams primarily from New York West, Pennsylvania West,

West Virginia, Ohio North, Ohio South, Indiana and Kentucky. The top teams in

the Conference will earn advancement to the US Youth Soccer Regional

Championships, part of the US Youth Soccer National Championship Series, as

well as a chance to earn a coveted spot in the National Tier of the Leagues

Program, the US Youth Soccer National League.