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Great Lakes Alliance


The Great Lakes Alliance first joined the National Premier Leagues in the 2017-18 season.

The Great Lakes Alliance began as a new league in 2016-17 before gaining entry to the NPL in its second season. The league includes 52 clubs in 11-U through 19-U boys and girls age groups, covering Indiana, Ohio, western New York and western Pennsylvania.

  • Arsenal FC of PA (Pa.)
  • Barcelona United (Ohio)
  • Canton United Force SC (Ohio)
  • Century Soccer (Pa.)
  • Classic Eagles (Ohio)
  • Cleveland Cobras SC (Ohio)
  • Cleveland FC (Ohio)
  • Cleveland Select SC (Ohio)
  • Cleveland Whitecaps SC (Ohio)
  • Columbus Blast (Ohio)
  • Columbus East FC (Ohio)
  • Croatia Cleveland SC (Ohio)
  • CSA Impact United (Ohio)
  • CUSA Crew SC (Ohio)
  • Cuyahoga Valley SC (Ohio)
  • Empire United Soccer Academy (N.Y.)
  • Erie Admirals (Pa.)
  • Everest Premier SC (Ohio)
  • Excalibur SC (Ohio)
  • FC Dynamo (Ind.)
  • FC Pittsburgh (Pa.)
  • FC Pride SC (Ind.)
  • GPS-New York (N.Y.)
  • Hotspurs SC (Pa.)
  • Internationals West (Ohio)
  • Kenmore SC (N.Y.)
  • Lakota FC (Ohio)
  • MSA (Pa.)
  • North United SC (Pa.)
  • Northern Steel Soccer (Pa.)
  • Ohio Premier SC (Ohio)
  • Ohio Strikers United (Ohio)
  • Perrysburg SC (Ohio)
  • Pittsburgh Riverhounds (PA)
  • Pro SC (Ohio)
  • Rochester FC (N.Y.)
  • Rochester Lancers (N.Y.)
  • SCS United (Pa.)
  • Soccer Vision Academy (Ohio)
  • Sporting Queen City (Ohio)
  • Syracuse Development Academy (N.Y.)
  • Toledo Celtics (Ohio)
  • Warrior SC (Ohio)
  • West Side Stars SC (Ohio)
  • Western NY Flash (N.Y.)
  • X-Treme Select SC (Ohio)

Girls league champions advance to the annual Girls NPL Finals, while boys competitors aim for qualification to the ENPL National Playoffs. Stay tuned for details regarding 2019-20 postseason pathways.


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