CHARLESTON, S.C. (October 14, 2015) - The Northeast Pre-Academy League - one of the founding leagues of the NPL - hosted the Fall 2015 Scouting Showcase, Oct. 10-12 at Classics Park in Manheim, Pa. More than 30 teams from U-13 and U-15 boys age groups competed in front of id2 Program and U.S. Soccer Federation scouts with NPL results on the line.
The Northeast Pre-Academy League has held showcase events every year for its member clubs since the NPL's inception in 2011.
Half of the 30 U-13 games were decided by one goal or less, while eight of 20 U-15 games came down to the same margin.
From U.S. Soccer, Seamus Donnelly and Frank Olszewski scouted for potential inclusions to youth national team programming.
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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.