The NEP - NPL Division, formerly known as the New England Premier League, was founded in November 2011 as part of US Club Soccer’s National Premier Leagues (NPL). The NEP - NPL Division operates within the New England Premiership platform.
The league includes 13-U through 19-U boys age groups:
In May 2014, the New England Girls NPL was formed. New England Girls NPL clubs/teams that have won eight NPL Finals national championships over the past three years. The New England Girls NPL will now play under the NEP in its NEP - NPL Division. The league will also includes 13-U through 18-U girls age groups:
As the latest offering from US Club Soccer’s cornerstone long-term player development initiative, the application to become an official Players First-licensed club will go live on October 15.